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Welcome to PROUD NERD!

§ 1 Scope and provider

(1) The General Terms and Conditions (hereinafter referred to as "GTC") regulate the sale of products and services by Proud Nerd (hereinafter provider) to you, in the version valid at the time of the order.

(2) Deviating terms and conditions of the customer will be rejected.

(3) Please read these terms carefully before placing an order with Proud Nerd. By placing an order with Proud Nerd, you agree to the application of these Terms and Conditions to your order.

(4) On PROUD NERD we offer you the sale of the following products:

Autographs, photos, merchandise, toys

(5) On PROUD NERD we offer you the following services:

Planning and implementation of trade fairs ("conventions")

§ 2 Conclusion of the contract

(1) Contracts on this portal can only be concluded in German.

(2) The offers are aimed exclusively at end customers with a billing and delivery address in:


In the case of individual bulky items, the possible delivery addresses and the place of delivery may be limited; the restriction is shown in the respective list price.

(3) The customer must have reached the age of 18.

(4) The presentation of the goods in the online shop does not constitute a legally effective offer. The presentation of the goods merely prompts the customer to make an offer.

(5) Your order represents an offer to PROUD NERD to conclude a purchase contract. The customer submits a binding offer when he has gone through the online ordering process by entering the information required there and clicks the "Order with obligation to pay" button in the last order step .

(6) The purchase contract between the provider and the customer only comes into existence through a declaration of acceptance by the provider. This takes place at the earlier of the two dates, either the goods are sent or a shipping confirmation is sent by e-mail. Please note that the confirmation of receipt of your order does not constitute a declaration of acceptance in the sense mentioned above.

(7) The effectiveness of contracts for larger than normal household quantities as well as the commercial resale of the object of purchase requires the express confirmation of the provider. This relates both to the number of products ordered as part of an order and to placing multiple orders for the same product, where the individual orders cover a normal household quantity.

(8) Your orders will be saved by us after the conclusion of the contract. If you lose your documents relating to your orders, please contact us by e-mail or telephone. We will send you a copy of the order details.

(9) Access to the PROUD NERD service requires registration.

(10) By registering, the customer accepts these General Terms and Conditions. With the registration, a contractual relationship arises between PROUD NERD and the registered customer, which is based on the provisions of these General Terms and Conditions.

(11) The presentation of the service on the website does not constitute a legally effective offer. The presentation of the service merely prompts the customer to make an offer.

(12) By ordering a paid service, the registered customer enters into another contractual relationship with PROUD NERD that is separate from the registration. Before concluding this contractual relationship, the user will be informed about the respective chargeable service and the terms of payment. The contractual relationship arises when the customer confirms the order and payment obligation by clicking on the button "Order with obligation to pay".

(13) You agree that you will receive invoices electronically. Electronic invoices are made available to you by email or in the customer account on the website. We will inform you for each delivery and service whether an electronic invoice is available. For more information about e-invoices, visit our website.

§ 3 Description of the scope of services

The scope of PROUD NERD consists of the following services:

The user can buy products and tickets and/or find out about upcoming trade fairs.

§ 4 Prices and shipping costs

(1) Our prices include the applicable statutory value-added tax and do not include a flat-rate shipping fee or shipping surcharge. The shipping surcharges vary depending on the type of delivery and the nature of the item.

(2) Despite our best efforts, a small number of products in our catalog may be mispriced. We verify prices when we process your order and before we take payment. If a product is incorrectly priced and the correct price is higher than the price on the website, we will contact you before the goods are dispatched to ask whether you wish to purchase the product at the correct price or cancel the order . If the correct price of a product is lower than the price we quote, we will charge the lower amount and send you the product.

(3) The prices at the time of the order apply. If list prices should be available, the prices of the list price valid at the time of the order apply.

(4) Registration is required to use PROUD NERD.

(5) In order to be able to purchase the services of the website, the user must register and create a user account.

(6) If the user would like to use a chargeable service, he will be informed in advance of the chargeability. In particular, the respective additional scope of services, the costs incurred and the method of payment are listed.

(7) The provider reserves the right to charge different fee models for different booking times and user groups and in particular for different periods of use, as well as to offer different scopes of services.

§ 5 Delivery and Cancellation

(1) Unless otherwise agreed, delivery will be made to the delivery address specified by the customer. On the website you will find information on the availability of products sold by PROUD NERD (e.g. on the respective product detail page). We would like to point out that all information on the availability, shipping or delivery of a product is only expected information and approximate guide values. They do not represent any binding or guaranteed shipping or delivery dates, unless this is expressly designated as a binding date in the shipping options for the respective product.

(2) If PROUD NERD determines while processing your order that the products you have ordered are not available, you will be informed of this separately by email or by message in your customer account. The legal rights of the customer remain unaffected.

(3) If delivery to the customer is not possible because the delivered goods do not fit through the front door, front door or stairwell of the customer or because the customer cannot be found at the delivery address specified by him, although the delivery time was reasonable for the customer deadline was announced, the customer bears the costs for the unsuccessful delivery.

(4) Delivery depends on the customer's payment method. In the case of advance payment, the delivery takes place after the payment order has been issued to the transferring bank. When paying by Paypal, credit card, gift card, direct debit, immediate transfer or invoice, the delivery takes place after the conclusion of the contract.

(5) If your order is shipped in more than one package, you may receive a separate shipping confirmation for each package. In this case, a separate purchase contract is concluded between us for each shipping confirmation for the products listed in the respective shipping confirmation. Contract partner is Proud Nerd. Notwithstanding your right of withdrawal, you can cancel your order for a product at any time free of charge before the relevant shipping confirmation has been sent.

§ 6 Terms of Payment

(1) Any accrued fee is to be paid in advance, at the time it is due, without deduction to PROUD NERD.

(2) The customer can pay for the goods or services using the following payment methods:


- Credit card

- Instant bank transfer

- Payment in advance

(3) Certain payment methods can be excluded by the provider in individual cases.

(4) The customer is not permitted to pay for the goods or services by sending cash or checks.

(5) If the customer chooses an online payment method, the customer thereby authorizes the provider to collect the amounts due at the time of the order.

(6) If the provider offers payment in advance and the customer chooses this payment method, the customer must transfer the invoice amount to the provider's account within five calendar days of receipt of the order. The provider reserves the goods accordingly for five calendar days.

(7) If the provider offers payment by credit card and the customer chooses this payment method, the customer expressly authorizes the provider to collect the amounts due.

(8) If the provider offers payment by direct debit and the customer chooses this payment method, the customer gives the provider a SEPA basic mandate. If, when paying by direct debit, a payment transaction is reversed due to insufficient funds in the account or due to incorrectly transmitted bank details, the customer must bear the costs for this.

(9) If the provider offers payment in advance and the customer chooses this payment method, the customer undertakes to pay the invoice amount within 14 days after the goods have been dispatched, without any deduction of any discount.

(10) If the customer is in default with the payment, the provider reserves the right to assert the damage caused by default.

§ 7 Registration and Termination

(1) Furthermore, the customer declares that he and, to his knowledge, no member of his household has a criminal record that endangers the safety of third parties, in particular not because of a criminal offense against sexual self-determination (§§ 174 ff. StGB, a crime against life (§§ 211 ff. StGB), a crime against bodily integrity (§ 223 ff. StGB), a crime against personal liberty (§§ 232 ff. StGB), or because of theft and embezzlement ( §§ 242 ff. StGB) or robbery and extortion (§§ 249 ff. StGB) or because of drug abuse.

(2) A user account is for his/her sole and personal use and a user shall not authorize third parties to use this account. A user may not transfer his/her account to any third party.

(3) Subject to reservation, a user is entitled to unsubscribe at any time in writing by post, e-mail or telephone without giving a reason. At the same time, it is possible to completely and personally deactivate the user account within the data and settings. The previously concluded contractual relationship is thus terminated.

(4) If a user has registered for a chargeable service, he can cancel at the latest ________ days before the booking period. If this deadline is not met, the fee-based service will be extended by this depending on the selected booking time and the termination will only take effect at the end of the subsequent booking period. Cancellation is possible by phone, email or letter and will be confirmed by us in writing. In order for your cancellation to be assigned, the full name, the stored e-mail address and the address of the customer should be given. In the case of termination by telephone, the individual telephone password is required.

(5) PROUD NERD may, at its sole discretion, terminate the contract at any time, with or without prior notice and for any reason. PROUD NERD further reserves the right to remove Profiles and/or any Content posted to the Website by or by the User. If PROUD NERD terminates the user's registration and/or removes the user's profile or published content, PROUD NERD is under no obligation to inform the user of the reason for the termination or removal.

(6) Following each termination of any individual use of PROUD NERD's services, PROUD NERD reserves the right to send information about this to other registered users with whom PROUD NERD assumes that they have been in contact with the user . PROUD NERD's decision to terminate the user's registration and/or to notify other users with whom PROUD NERD believes the user has been in contact does not imply or imply that PROUD NERD makes statements about individual character, general reputation, personal Characteristics still meets above the lifestyle.

(7) Users are obliged not to provide any intentional or fraudulent false information in their profile or other areas of the portal. Such disclosures may result in civil action. The operator also reserves the right to terminate the existing contractual relationship with immediate effect in such a case.

(8) If a user's access is blocked due to culpable breach of contract and/or the contractual relationship is terminated, the user must pay damages for the remaining term of the contract in the amount of the agreed fee less the expenses saved. The amount of the expenses saved is set at a flat rate of 10% of the fee. Both contracting parties are free to prove that the damage and/or the expenses saved are actually higher or lower.

(9) After termination of the contractual relationship, all of the user's data will be deleted by PROUD NERD.

§ 8 Limitation of Liability (Services)

(1) PROUD NERD assumes no responsibility for the content and correctness of the information in the registration and profile data of the customer or other content generated by the customer.

(2) With regard to the service sought or offered, the contract is concluded exclusively between the respective ordering parties involved. Therefore, PROUD NERD is not liable for the services of the participating customers. Accordingly, all matters relating to the relationship between the Clients, including, without exception, the services received by a Seeker or payments due to Client, shall be addressed directly to the relevant party of the Client. PROUD NERD cannot be held responsible for this and hereby expressly contradicts all possible liability claims of any kind, including claims, services, direct or indirect damage of any kind, consciously or unconsciously, suspected or unexpected, disclosed or not, of whatever kind in connection with the matters mentioned.

(3) Proud Nerd is only liable for damages resulting from injury to life, limb or health if they are based on an intentional or negligent breach of duty by Proud Nerd or an intentional or negligent breach of duty by a legal representative or vicarious agent of Proud Nerd.

(4) Proud Nerd Europe is only liable for other damages, insofar as they are not based on the breach of cardinal obligations (obligations whose fulfillment make the proper execution of the contract possible in the first place and on whose observance the contractual partner may regularly rely) if they are based on an intentional or grossly negligent breach of duty by Proud Nerd or an intentional or grossly negligent breach of duty by a legal representative or vicarious agent of Proud Nerd.

(5) The claims for damages are limited to the foreseeable, contract-typical damage. In the event of default, they amount to a maximum of 5% of the order value.

(6) Claims for damages based on injury to life, limb or health or freedom become statute-barred after 30 years; otherwise after 1 year, whereby the statute of limitations expires at the end of the year in which the claim arose and the creditor became aware of the circumstances giving rise to the claim and the person of the debtor or should have become aware thereof without gross negligence (§ 199 Para.1 BGB) .

(7) The provider reserves the right to check the content of a text written by a user and uploaded files for compliance with the law and, if necessary, to delete them in whole or in part.

§ 9 Set-off and right of retention

(1) The customer only has the right to offset if the customer's counterclaim has been legally established or has not been disputed by the provider.

(2) The customer can only exercise a right of retention if your counterclaim is based on the same contractual relationship.

§ 10 Retention of title

Proud Nerd retains ownership of the goods until full payment.

§ 11 Transport damage

(1) If the customer receives the goods with obvious transport damage, the provider asks him to complain about this as soon as possible.

(2) If the customer fails to make a complaint, this has no consequences for the statutory warranty rights. The purpose of the complaint is that the provider can assert his own claims against the carrier.

§ 12 Right of Defects

(1) If the customer is a consumer, the warranty and liability for defects of the delivered object of purchase are based on the statutory provisions: According to this, customers in the European Union have warranty rights for a period of two years from the delivery of the goods in addition to their 30-day return guarantee and may request the repair or replacement of the products purchased on PROUD NERD if they turn out to be defective or not as described. If the goods cannot be repaired or replaced within a reasonable time or without difficulty, you can request a refund or a reduction in the purchase price.

(2) In the case of used goods, the warranty period can be shorter than two years.

(3) If the customer is not a consumer, the defect will be remedied by new delivery or new performance.

(4) If the customer is not a consumer, the limitation period is one year. This applies to the extent that no claims for damages or reimbursement of expenses are asserted for compensation for damage to body and health or for intent or gross negligence.

§ 13 Limitation of Liability (Products)

(1) The provider is liable for claims for damages by the customer resulting from injury to life, limb, health or from the violation of essential contractual obligations, as well as for other damages that are due to their intentional or grossly negligent breach of duty, or one of the legal representatives or vicarious agents of the Provider based.

(2) Essential contractual obligations are obligations whose fulfillment is necessary to achieve the objective of the contract.

(3) The provider is liable for breaches of essential contractual obligations that are based on contract-typical, foreseeable damage, provided that the damage was caused by simple negligence. This limitation does not apply to claims for damages by the customer based on injury to life, limb or health.

(4) The provisions of the Product Liability Act remain unaffected.

(5) Insofar as PROUD NERD's liability is excluded or limited, this also applies to the personal liability of employees, representatives and vicarious agents.

§ 14 cancellation policy

(1) If the customer is a consumer, he has a right of withdrawal in accordance with the following provisions:

(2) Right of Withdrawal

You have the right to withdraw from this contract within fourteen days without giving any reason.

The cancellation period is fourteen days from the day on which you or a third party named by you, who is not the carrier, delivered the goods (or the last goods, partial shipment or piece in the case of a contract for several goods of a single order or the delivery of a goods in several partial shipments or pieces) without giving reasons.

The cancellation period for services is fourteen days from the day the contract was concluded.

To exercise your right of withdrawal, you must tell us:

Proud Nerd

chapel street 3
54426 wide

Telephone: 017676624820


by means of a clear statement (e.g. a letter sent by post, fax or e-mail) of your decision to withdraw from this contract. You can use the model cancellation form on our website for this purpose or send us another clear declaration. If you make use of this option, we will immediately send you (e.g. by e-mail) confirmation of receipt of such a revocation.

To meet the cancellation period, it is sufficient for you to send the notification of your exercise of the right of cancellation before the cancellation period has expired and for you to have returned the goods via our online returns center within the period defined below.

For additional information regarding scope, content and exercise explanations, please contact our customer service.

(3) Consequences of revocation

If you revoke this contract, we have paid you all payments that we have received from you, including the delivery costs (with the exception of the additional costs resulting from the fact that you have chosen a different type of delivery than the cheapest standard delivery offered by us have), immediately and at the latest within 14 days from the day on which we received the notification of your cancellation of this contract. For this repayment, we use the same means of payment that you used in the original transaction, unless something else was expressly agreed with you; under no circumstances will you be charged fees for this repayment.

If you have requested that the services should begin during the cancellation period, you must pay us a reasonable amount that corresponds to the proportion of the services already provided up to the point in time at which you informed us of the exercise of the right of cancellation with regard to this contract compared to the total scope of the services provided for in the contract.

We may refuse repayment until we have received the returned goods or until you have provided proof that you have returned the goods, whichever is earlier.

You have the goods immediately and in any case no later than 14 days from the day on which you inform us about the cancellation of this contract

Proud Nerd

chapel street 3
54426 wide

Telephone: 017676624820


to be returned or handed over. The deadline is met if you send back the goods before the period of 14 days has expired. You bear the direct costs of returning the goods.

(4) Exceptions to the Right of Withdrawal

You are only liable for any diminished value of the goods resulting from the handling other than what is necessary to establish the nature, characteristics and functioning of the goods.

The right of cancellation does not exist or expires with the following contracts:

  • for the delivery of goods which are not suitable for return for reasons of health protection or hygiene and whose seal was removed after delivery or which were inseparably mixed with other goods after delivery due to their nature;

  • for the delivery of sound or video recordings or computer software in a sealed package if the seal has been broken after delivery;

  • for the delivery of goods that are made to customer specifications or are clearly tailored to personal needs

  • for the delivery of goods that can spoil quickly or whose use-by date would soon be exceeded;

  • for services if PROUD NERD has provided them in full and you have acknowledged and expressly agreed before placing the order that we can start providing the service and you lose your right of withdrawal upon complete fulfillment of the contract;

  • for the delivery of newspapers, periodicals or magazines, with the exception of subscription contracts; and

  • for the delivery of alcoholic beverages, the price of which was agreed upon when the purchase contract was concluded, but the delivery of which can only take place after 30 days and the current value of which depends on fluctuations on the market over which the entrepreneur has no influence.

§ 15 Exclusion of the right of withdrawal

(1) The right of withdrawal does not apply to contracts

  • for the delivery of goods that are not prefabricated and for the production of which an individual selection or determination by the consumer is decisive or which are clearly tailored to the personal needs of the consumer;

  • for the delivery of goods that can spoil quickly or whose use-by date would soon be exceeded;

(2) The right of withdrawal expires prematurely for contracts

  • for the delivery of sealed goods which, for reasons of health protection or hygiene, are not suitable for return if their seal has been removed after delivery;

  • for the delivery of goods if these were inseparably mixed with other goods after delivery due to their nature;

  • for the delivery of sound or video recordings or computer software in a sealed package if the seal has been broken after delivery.

§ 16 data protection

(1) Should personal data (e.g. name, address, e-mail address) be collected, we undertake to obtain your prior consent. We undertake not to pass on any data to third parties unless you have given your prior consent.

(2) We would like to point out that the transmission of data on the Internet (e.g. by e-mail) can have security gaps. Accordingly, error-free and trouble-free protection of third-party data cannot be fully guaranteed. In this regard, our liability is excluded.

(3) Third parties are not authorized to use contact data for commercial activities if the provider has given the persons concerned prior written consent.

(4) You have the right to receive complete and free information from PROUD NERD about the database concerning you at any time.

(5) Furthermore, the user has the right to correction/deletion of data/restriction of processing.

Article 17 Cookies

(1) We may use cookies to display the product range. Cookies are small text files that are stored locally in the cache of the website visitor's Internet browser.

(2) Numerous websites and servers use cookies. Many cookies contain a so-called cookie ID. A cookie ID is a unique identifier of the cookie. It consists of a character string through which websites and servers can be assigned to the specific internet browser in which the cookie was stored. This enables the visited websites and servers to distinguish the individual browser of the person concerned from other internet browsers that contain other cookies. A specific internet browser can be recognized and identified via the unique cookie ID.

(3) Through the use of cookies, the users of this website can be provided with more user-friendly services that would not be possible without the cookie setting.

(4) We would like to point out that some of these cookies are transferred from our server to your computer system, whereby these are usually so-called session-related cookies. Session-related cookies are characterized by the fact that they are automatically deleted from your hard drive after the end of the browser session. Other cookies remain on your computer system and enable us to recognize your computer system on your next visit (so-called permanent cookies).

(5) You can object to the storage of cookies. A banner is available to you for this purpose, which you can object to/accept.

(6) You can of course set your browser so that no cookies are stored on the hard drive or cookies that have already been stored are deleted. Instructions for preventing and deleting cookies can be found in the help function of your browser or software manufacturer.

§ 18 Place of Jurisdiction and Applicable Law

(1) The law of the Federal Republic of Germany shall apply exclusively to differences of opinion and disputes arising from this contract, to the exclusion of the UN Sales Convention.

(2) The sole place of jurisdiction for orders from merchants, legal entities under public law or special funds under public law is the registered office of the provider.

§ 19 Final Provisions

(1) Contract language is German.

(2) We do not offer any products or services for sale by minors. Our products for children can only be purchased by adults. If you are under 18, you may use PROUD NERD only with the involvement of a parent or legal guardian.

(3) If you breach these Terms and we do nothing about it, we shall still be entitled to exercise our rights on any other occasion where you breach these Terms of Sale.

(4) We reserve the right to make changes to our website, regulations, conditions including these General Terms and Conditions at any time. Your order will be subject to the terms and conditions of sale, contract terms and general terms and conditions in force at the time you place your order, unless a change to these terms is required by law or official order (in which case they will also apply to orders that you have previously made). If any provision of these Terms of Sale is held to be invalid, void or for any reason unenforceable, that provision shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

(5) The ineffectiveness of a provision does not affect the effectiveness of the other provisions of the contract. Should this occur, the meaning and purpose of the provision should be replaced by another legally permissible provision that corresponds to the meaning and purpose of the invalid provision.

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