CHAT RULES From Here on, there will be a list of our Chat related punishable rules. Failure to agree to these rules will end up in being punished for it. Spamming Chat / Filter Bypass Please refrain from spamming chat. This will result in the offenses correctly ordered by a warn, a kick and a mute. Excessive amounts after being told to stop will result in a Temp-ban. Types of spam we punish for : Spam of /report Letter Spam (10+) Symbol Spam (10+) Number Spam(10+) Spam (3+ Lines) Spam of /suicide Item spam Message Spam (On Staff, they will help once they can) /pay spam /is warp spam (Promoting any type of spam will also not be tolerated) Keep Swearing Outside of Public Chat We are an all aged server. Please keep the swearing outside of public chat and if you choose to do so; use it in faction chat / island chat / team chat. This will result in the offenses correctly ordered by a warn, a kick and a mute. Excessive amounts after being told to stop will result in a Temp-ban. Excessive Amounts of Caps (5+) We as in the Staff like to see the chat respectively used and not filled with a bunch of caps filled with spam. Please respect others. This will result in the offenses correctly ordered by a warn, a kick and a mute. Excessive amounts after being told to stop will result in a Temp-ban. Sexual Remarks / Racial Slurs Please refrain from any related topics / discussion about this. Some examples are: -Racism -Sexism -Judging a Culture -Religion There are many unique reasons from some of the examples stated above. Please do not judge others. This will result in the offenses correctly ordered by a warn, a kick and an extended mute. Tempbans are an optional occurrence here depending on the level of the punishment. Use of hashtags Please hold back from using hashtags (#) in the public chat, the reason behind thisis so we can hopefully reduce the amount of spam. By using hashtags you are encouraging spam. This will result in the offenses correctly ordered by a warn, a kick and a mute. Excessive amounts after being told to stop will result in a Temp-ban. Death Threats / Suicide Encouragement 2 Hour Mute, no exceptions. Excessive amounts of the repeated rule breaking will result in a tempban / perm ban. Illness, Suicide & LGBT Jokes 1 Hour Mute, no exceptions. Excessive amounts of the repeated rule breaking will result in a tempban / perm ban. Some examples are: "iCodeTits is gay" "This Server is so gay" "Just go jump pls jk" "You have aids" "This is aids" etc... Player Disrespect (Toxicity) Disrespect towards player's will tolerated. We are server for all ages and disrespectful/hurtful comments shall not be said on our network! If caught there will be consequences! Staff Disrespect / harassment 3 Hour Mute, no exceptions. Excessive amounts of the repeated rule breaking will result in temp ban. Admin and Owner disrespect will result in a 3 day tempban and further if continued. Be respectful to all staff, don't say what you wouldn't say in person. They do a lot for each and everyone of you guys so show a little respect! Server Disrespect / Harassment 3 Hour Mute, no exceptions. Excessive amounts of the repeated rule breaking will result in perm ban. Links In Chat Posting links in chat is not tolerated. This is due for many reasons, one of them being is that some links can be faked and used to gather player's personal information. DDoS / DOX / Swatting Threats [UPDATED] We do not tolerate any sort of threats at all, you will be banned with no chance of appealing. Repeated offenses will lead to a permanent removal from the server with no chance of being unbanned. IRL Trading We do not tolerate IRL (In-real-life) trading. An example of this is "Selling Cs:GO Skins for paypal currency. Trades can be done any where else except for on our network! Spam Bots Spam botting the server using multiple accounts is not tolerated. Island Insiding Insiding the Island of another player is not allowed. Some instances of this may include: - Using Island Coop to 'mine' someones spawners for them and nothing giving the spawners back. - Betraying your friend for another island - Using the Island Coop system to gain access to a players and griefing it. Any reports on a player doing such, with sufficient evidence, will result in a 7 day tempban. Chat Disruption Constantly disrupting the chat will not be tolerated Some examples are: - $911 Bounties - $666 Bounties - "OHIO" Spam If you are found breaking these rules, you will be dealt with accordingly! Mutechat Bypass Using [Item] to bypass a global chatmute. If you are found breaking this rule, you will receive a 30 minute mute. Staff Trolling Pretending to break a rule or wasting a staff members time. Some examples are: - Faking that you have a problem that needs fixed right away just for attention - Pretending to cheat for banter - Lying about something to worry a staff member If you are found breaking these rules, you will be given whatever punishment the staff member decides on. The Administration team has full privileges to change / edit these rules however they feel like it if they feel it is necessary. Please do not argue about a sudden change. General Rules As of now, the rules that are stated below are in effect. All users and of course, our staff members, agree to the state of all these rules. All rules are to be read by every user. Failure to except the rules will result in a punishment. Blackmailing Blackmailing staff or player's is something we strongly do not suggest. As a staff team, we discuss near enough everything. If are to blackmail anyone, we will have evidence of that which will not put a good reputation on yourself. This goes for blackmailing/threatening for an unban, blackmailing player's for items, money, etc. We have a low tolerance on Ban evasion / alternate accounts / Account sharing. You as in the OWNER of your account are responsible for your actions. Account Sharing You as in the OWNER of your Minecraft account, are responsible for your account, not the Staff. We do allow account sharing; however, you are putting yourself under the risk of your potential account partner using some sort of cheat / illegal modification. Again, we will state it again, we are NOT responsible for what happens to your account. Ban Evasion & Mute Evasion Ban & Mute Evasion is fairly straight forward. We do NOT tolerate ban and mute evasion at all. Any affiliation, or actually doing so, Will result in the account being permanently banned/muted, and your IP being blacklisted from our Network. Alternate Accounts Alternate accounts are allowed on our network. Just like most servers, they are allowed. To the extent, they are not allowed to used for Ban evasion. Alternate accounts are allowed to be used anywhere else other than for a ban evasion / ban evading player. If we find out, your IP will be blacklisted from our network until a Global Ban-list reset. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Auction House Rules We do not allow any sort of items to be scammed through /ah as apart of having at least 1 successful way of buying / selling items. Failure to abide by this rule will result in a 1d temp ban on the first few offenses. After that, the Administrators may have to step in if you repeatedly break this rule. Glitch Exploiting Any sort of abusing a glitch / exploit found on our server will need to be reported to an Administrator. If any staff member catches a player abusing any sort of glitch, will be punished accordingly. Some examples are: Advertising Just like 99% of the servers out there, Advertising will result in a permanent IP ban. (No exceptions to an unban) Advertising is also punishable in /msg, /party chat and island chat! Like said, advertising is not taken lightly! Releasing Personal Information This is related to Ddos/Dox threats. Failure to abide by this will result in a permanent IP ban. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hacked clients / Illegal modifications? As a network, Any sort of hacked client, Illegal modification found / recorded by another player or staff member will result in a permanent ban. ( Unless you admit, admitting to using a hacked client / illegal mod will result in a 14 day ban! ) You have the option to make an appeal under our Ban Appeal section. A list below will be given explaining the allowed and disallowed mods on our Network.