Seen (Android) Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy for Seen on Android


1. ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE – used to access network information in accordance with the succeeding permission.

2. INTERNET – used to connect to the Internet in order to access Story World, as well as to serve ads and surveys

3. WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE – used to store save data, temporary files, user-generated content such as stories from Story Maker, exported ZIP files from Story Maker, and stories from Story World.

4. READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE – used in accordance with the previous permission to retrieve data, to import images and sound files to Story Maker, and to upload images to Story World.

5. VIBRATE – used in the VIBRATE Then/Else Command inside Story Maker; used to give the desired horror effect for “annie96 is typing…“.


What information do we collect?

The app collects general information such as game data. The app collects user interaction information using Firebase Analytics to monitor and improve app navigation. Crash and error data are collected using Firebase Crashlytics so we can monitor our app for bugs and crashes for stability improvement purposes. Your email address is required when registering or signing in to Story World, which is used by Firebase Authentication. The app uses Appodeal, Pollfish (explained further below), and AdMob to serve ads. The aforementioned ad networks use your device advertising ID and other necessary information to serve ads based on your interest.


Survey Serving Technology

This app uses Pollfish SDK. Pollfish is an on-line survey platform, through which, anyone may conduct surveys. Pollfish collaborates with Developers of applications for smartphones in order to have access to users of such applications and address survey questionnaires to them. When a user connects to this app, a specific set of user’s device data (including Advertising ID which will may be processed by Pollfish only in strict compliance with google play policies- and/or other device data) and response meta-data (including information about the apps which the user has installed in his mobile phone) is automatically sent to Pollfish servers, in order for Pollfish to discern whether the user is eligible for a survey. For a full list of data received by Pollfish through this app, please read carefully Pollfish respondent terms located at These data will be associated with your answers to the questionnaires whenever Pollfish sents such questionnaires to eligible users. By downloading the application you accept this privacy policy document and you hereby give your consent for the processing by Pollfish of the aforementioned data. Furthermore, you are informed that you may disable Pollfish operation at any time by using the Pollfish “opt out section” available on Pollfish website . We once more invite you to check the respondent’s terms of use, if you wish to have more detailed view of the way Pollfish works.



GDPR Compliance

Players under the European Economic Area will be asked for their consent to collect personal data. By not agreeing to the consent, the app will disable Firebase Analytics and Crashlytics. Appodeal and AdMob will not collect personal information such as advertising identifiers, demographics, and other data. Pollfish, on the other hand, will ask for your consent before filling up a survey. Consent decision can be changed at any time at the Consent Settings (bottom-right of conversation list), which will only appear for EEA players.


Changes to Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to update or modify this privacy policy at any time without prior notice.