Terms of Use

1. Use of the Website


Any person who accesses and/or utilizes the information presented on this Web site (“the Information”) shall be deemed to be acting on his or her own judgment and at his or her own risk. While Lighting Detectives(SHOMEI TANTEIDAN) strives to ensure that the Information is accurate and up-to-date, instances where the Information is inaccurately expressed and/or inaccurately rendered may occur for technical and/or any of various other reasons. Thus, any person who intends to utilize the Information is hereby advised to confirm the accuracy of the Information with an informed party other than SHOMEI TANTEIDAN before acting on the Information.

Neither SHOMEI TANTEIDAN nor any holder of copyright to the Information shall be held responsible in any way whatsoever for any loss or misunderstanding, either direct or indirect, that is incurred as a result of utilizing the Information.


A hyperlink for the purpose either of further reference or of commerce may guide the Visitor to another Web site. SHOMEI TANTEIDAN shall not be held responsible in any way for any loss or damages whatsoever incurred by the Visitor or a third party as a result of utilizing an Off-site Web site.

2. Copyrights

All copyrights and other rights in the Information contained in the Website are vested in SHOMEI TANTEIDAN or the right holders who have granted SHOMEI TANTEIDAN the license to use the rights.(the Information include written texts, items of music, pictures, photographs, computer programs, editorial items, databases, etc., as well as secondary related items in each category.)
Therefore, beyond the scope of private use of the information permitted by law, you may not engage in any unauthorized use of such information (including making copies of, falsifying, and distributing the information).
You need to know in advance that with the exception of your personal information, SHOMEI TANTEIDAN has the right to freely use information you post on online forum (Keiji-ban,Comment) on the Website as well as information you provide to SHOMEI TANTEIDAN in the form of responses to questionnaires, applications to campaigns, and the like (including secondary use of such information).

Your Use of Our Content

Just as we from time to time excerpt materials from other sources in order to support the various commentaries and writings contained herein, we respect the right of others to make “fair use” of the materials contained on our site; accordingly, you may from time to time excerpt and use materials set forth on this site consistent with the principles of “fair use”.

3. Supported browser

In general, this website supports the current and prior major release of Chrome and Safari on a rolling basis.
The website may not display or behave correctly when viewing with browser other than the browser Supported.

Regarding JavaScript

This website uses JavaScript on each of the pages. If browser functions have been disabled, correct display may not be possible. Please enable JavaScript.

4. Cookies

This website may use a technology called “cookies” for the following purposes:
(1) To enable you to more conveniently use the Website when you revisit it;
(2) To measure and analyze how the Website is used.
When you visit contents that issue cookies, the cookies will be set in your computer. However, the stored cookies will not contain any personally identified information related to you.
By changing the setting on your browser, you may refuse to accept cookies. By doing so, however, some parts of the Website may become unusable.
*This website use web analytical tools (Google Analytics) to improve usability of the Website for you and to provide beneficial information services.

5. Link Guidance

Linking to the Website is free, in principle; provided, however, that SHOMEI TANTEIDAN may, depending on the contents of the Linked Website or the method used for linking, refuse linking either before or after the link is established (for reasons such as the contents are offensive to public policy).