Fringes of Algo is an unofficial fan site covering the Phantasy Star video game series. This statement is provided to make the intentions of Fringes of Algo clear and help protect the rights of all parties involved or represented. For the purposes of this document, "the Web Site" refers to the Fringes of Algo web site, located at

Copyrights and Trademarks of Other Parties

Master System, Genesis, MegaDrive, Saturn, Dreamcast, GameGear, Sonic the Hedgehog, Phantasy Star, related games, characters, etc. are © by or trademarks of Sega.

GameCube, Wii, Game Boy Advance, and Nintendo DS are trademarks of Nintendo.

PlayStation, "PS" Family Logo, and PSP are registered trademarks of Sony Computer Entertainment, Inc.

Microsoft, Xbox, Xbox 360, and Windows are trademarks of the Microsoft group of companies.

The Web Site is not affiliated with or endorsed by Sega, Nintendo, Sony, Microsoft, or any other company associated with the Phantasy Star series of products. The views expressed in this website do not represent the views of said companies.

Various forms of content (including, but not limited to, artwork, screen shots, magazine and book scans) from, or related to, Phantasy Star products is presented on the Web Site. Portions of this content are copyright © the companies named above or other parties. No breach of copyright is intended through the use of these materials. Such content is used with the intention of promoting Phantasy Star and related products. No ownership of such content by Fringes of Algo or staff members is stated or implied. Such content may be removed, when possible, following a reasonable request by the appropriate party. Proof of ownership may be required, at the discretion of the Web Site's operator.

Some images used in the Web Site are courtesy of Mazeguy Smilies. Some images used in the Web Site are public domain items available from Open Clip Art Library.

Copyrights of the Web Site

The designs, layouts, and all original content of the Web Site is Copyright © 1997-2024 by Jeremy "Thoul" Rogers. These elements may not be used without permission from the site administrator.

The Web Site (and contents thereof) is for personal use only and is not to be duplicated in any form without prior permission from the site administrator. You may print or save files from the Web Site for personal use. Such copies are not to be distributed. "Distributed" includes, but is not limited to, sale, hire, an incentive to buy, or publishing.

Member submitted content may be used or duplicated with the permission of the person who submitted and/or created the content, unless otherwise stated in the content.

Publishing Rights Statement

All content submitted to Fringes of Algo is granted to Fringes of Algo with perpetual, non-exclusive, electronic publishing rights. We need these rights in order to serve the web site to each visitor.

We recognize that people will occasionally leave our community for a variety of reasons, but we do not remove accounts or content simply because of these departures. Individuals may request the removal of items at any time, but the Fringes of Algo staff will decide when and/or if any content will or will not be removed.

We will generally honor requests to close a member account and remove identifying account details, such as username and profile information, from the account holder when possible. This does not include removal of content submitted using the account or content submitted by other members which may refer to the account by identifying details.

We also reserve the right to edit, replace, or remove any submitted content at any time, without notification. This is occasionally necessary to comply with requests like those described above, to perform maintenance on the web site, or preserve the quality of the web site by removing posts that violate our Participation Guidelines.