Terms of Usage

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Audible refers to all musical content, which includes, but is not limited to songs, soundtracks, etc.

I reserve the right to request removal of any of the following on a case-by-case basis if necessary. In all of the below cases, you must credit the name "VoXil" (or the appropriate alias) and/or link to the original work. In addition, some songs may have different terms on a case-by-case basis, which will be denoted when applicable. In the case of derivative works based on my own, please keep in mind that both the following terms and the terms of the derivative work’s owner apply. I reserve the right to request removal of any of the following on a case-by-case basis if necessary.

These terms apply to the music made solely by myself, and terms may differ for collaborative works (Project Merleloid, Kaigai Kiyokura, etc.) or for music by others featured on this site. If there are any further inquiries, please feel free to contact me.

Non-Profit Use

“Non-profit use” includes anything posted on the Internet publicly for free use, provided no fee is charged for accessibility and no money of any kind is earned (in this case “earned money” includes via methods such as YouTube monetization).

The following may be done freely:

  • For music in general
    • The song’s audio attached to a video made with the intention of emphasising the video's contents (animated video, PV with a significant number of drawings, livestreams, etc.)
    • One-time plays (online DJ rooms, online radio, etc.)
    • Remixes/rearrangements
    • Use in live events
  • For music in which the instrumental is being distributed
    • Cover versions using the original instrumental
    • Voice synthesis software files (UST, VSQx, etc.) intended to assist in the creation of such covers

Commercial Use

Herein “commercial usage” is defined as situations in which money changes hands for anything relevant to my work. This includes YouTube monetization, selling music, Patreon, and the like.

The followed is allowed:

  • Small-scale distribution (doujinshi events, Bandcamp/other independent online stores)
    • Remixes/rearrangements in which a significant amount of the arrangement is done by the user (i.e. not simply the original song with a pitch/speed change)
    • Human vocal cover versions using the original instrumental
  • Ad-based monetization (such as YouTube’s) and Patreon (and similar services)
    • Remixes/rearrangements in which a significant amount of the arrangement is done by the user
    • The song’s audio attached to a video made with the intention of emphasising the video's contents
    • Human vocal cover versions using the original instrumental
  • Commissions in which the money is paid solely to cover the cost of labour
    • Remixes/rearrangements in which a significant amount of the arrangement is done by the user
    • The song’s audio attached to a video made with the intention of emphasising the video's contents
    • Human vocal cover versions using the original instrumental
    • Creation and distribution of voice synthesis software files intended to assist in the creation of such covers

Permission Required

Contact me if any of the following concerns you:

  • Use by a corporation or corporate entity
  • Large-scale distribution of derivative works (major stores such as iTunes, major labels, etc.)
  • Anything related to materials that were originally made on commission for a third party

Forbidden

The following is not allowed, link back to the original distribution for such purposes.

  • Redistribution (both non-profit and commercial) of the unmodified or barely-modified music
  • Redistribution (both non-profit and commercial) of the unmodified or barely-modified instrumentals
  • Redistribution (both non-profit and commercial) of provided UST or VSQx files

Visual refers to all illustrative content, which includes, but is not limited to concepts, drawings, paintings, etc.

I reserve the right to request removal of any of the following on a case-by-case basis if necessary. In all of the below cases, you must credit the name "VoXil" (or the appropriate alias) and/or link to the original work. In addition, some illustrations may have different terms on a case-by-case basis, which will be denoted when applicable. In the case of derivative works based on my own, please keep in mind that both the following terms and the terms of the derivative work’s owner apply. I reserve the right to request removal of any of the following on a case-by-case basis if necessary.

These terms apply to the illustrations made solely by myself, and terms may differ for collaborations I may have been a part, or illustrations of others that may be displayed on this site. If there are any further inquiries, please feel free to contact me.

Non-Profit Use

“Non-profit use” includes anything posted on the Internet publicly for free use, provided no fee is charged for accessibility and no money of any kind is earned (in this case “earned money” includes via methods such as YouTube monetization).

The following may be done freely:

  • For illustrations in general
    • The illustration attached to a video made with the intention of emphasising the video's contents (attached audio, livestreams, etc.)
    • Fanart based on the designs of original characters or designs based on licensed characters (provided adherence to the original character’s terms of usage)
    • Use in non-commercial games
    • Use as profile pictures on social media sites
  • For uploaded videos
    • Video footage attached to a remix/rearrangement or cover of the original song

Commercial Use

Herein “commercial usage” is defined as situations in which money changes hands for anything relevant to my work. This includes YouTube monetization, selling art, Patreon, and the like.

The following is allowed:

  • Small-scale distribution (doujinshi events, other independent online stores)
    • Fanart based on the designs of original characters or designs based on licensed characters (provided adherence to the original character’s terms of usage)
  • Ad-based monetization (such as YouTube’s) and Patreon (and similar services)
    • The illustration attached to a video made with the intention of emphasising the video's content
  • Commissions in which the money paid solely to cover the cost of labour
    • Fanart based on the designs of original characters or designs based on licensed characters (provided adherence to the original character’s terms of usage)

Permission Required

Contact me if any of the following concerns you:

  • Use by a corporation or corporate entity
  • Large-scale distribution of derivative works (art anthologies, commercial games, etc.)
  • Anything related to materials that were originally made on commission for a third party

Forbidden

The following is not allowed:

  • Redistribution (both non-profit and commercial) of the unmodified or barely-modified illustrations

Written refers to all written content, which includes, but is not limited to concepts, world building, characters, stories, etc.

I reserve the right to request removal of any of the following on a case-by-case basis if necessary. In all of the below cases, you must credit the name "VoXil" (or the appropriate alias) and/or link to the original work. In addition, some written works may have different terms on a case-by-case basis, which will be denoted when applicable. In the case of derivative works based on my own, please keep in mind that both the following terms and the terms of the derivative work’s owner apply. I reserve the right to request removal of any of the following on a case-by-case basis if necessary.

These terms apply to the written works made solely by myself, and terms may differ for collaborations I may have been a part, or works of others that may be displayed on this site. If there are any further inquiries, please feel free to contact me.

Non-Profit Use

“Non-profit use” includes anything posted on the Internet publicly for free use, provided no fee is charged for accessibility and no money of any kind is earned (in this case “earned money” includes via methods such as YouTube monetization).

The following may be done freely:

  • Translate written works for public use
  • Derivatives based on the original characters or story (provided adherence to the original's terms of usage)
  • Use in non-commercial games

Commercial Use

Herein “commercial usage” is defined as situations in which money changes hands for anything relevant to my work. This includes YouTube monetization, selling translations, Patreon, and the like.

The following is allowed:

  • Small-scale distribution (doujinshi events, other independent online stores)
    • Derivatives based on the original characters or story (provided adherence to the original's terms of usage)
  • Ad-based monetization (such as YouTube’s) and Patreon (and similar services)
    • Illustrations attached to a video made with the intention of emphasising the video's content
    • Music attached to a video made with the intention of empahising the video's content
    • "Let's Read!" and similar storytelling endevaours
  • Commissions in which the money paid solely to cover the cost of labour
    • Derivatives based on the original characters or story (provided adherence to the original's terms of usage)

Permission Required

Contact me if any of the following concerns you:

  • Use by a corporation or corporate entity
  • Large-scale distribution of derivative works (bookstores, zines, etc.)
  • Anything related to materials that were originally made on commission for a third party

Forbidden

The following is not allowed:

  • Commercial gain based on derivatives outside of the scope listed above