Guidelines

Rules

 

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:xmark: -1. Be respectful

  • This broad rule is the crux of our community.
  • This includes listening to staff, practicing courtesy to others, and working to accept and understand other points of view.
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:xmark: -2. No chatspeak

  • Here, "chatspeak" is the abbreviation of single words, such as when u r typn lyk dis.
    • However, it is okay to abbreviate multiple words, such as in 'btw' or 'lol'.
    • An exception is made for conventions which cannot be adequately expressed without the use of chatspeak.
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:xmark: -3. No trolling

  • Fun at others' expense is not fun.
  • Evasive and negative behavior is not acceptable.
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:xmark: -4. No derogatory language

  • Refrain from using racial/sexual/etc. slurs in the community.
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:xmark: -5. Respect others' gaming choices

  • No player should be attacked for their preference of game or strategy.
  • Practice good sportsmanship.
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:xmark: -6. No advertising

  • Don't post things that ask others to sign up or subscribe to them, nor things with any sort of payment attached, and don't advertise other servers on ours.
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:xmark: -7. No overtly sexual content

  • Keep discussions "PG-13."
  • Passing jokes and mature discussions are okay in small doses, but these subjects should not dominate the environment or make others uncomfortable.
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:xmark: -8. English only

  • This is an English site, so please keep the forum and server lobby accessible to all users.
    • PMs and back channels are free ground.

 


Forum-etiquette Rules

 

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:xmark: -1. No needless double posting

  • If you were the last poster in a topic and need to post there again in a short amount of time, use the edit button underneath your previous post instead.
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:xmark: -2. All replies should contribute to the given topic

  • All replies should contribute to the given topic.
  • Keep topics clean by staying focused on one subject at a time.
  • If discussion starts to trail off, consider making a new thread, or private messaging others instead.
  • Instead of calling out an unnecessary post in a topic, report it using the Report button underneath the post.
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:xmark: -3. No needless thread bumps/necros

  • If the topic is more than two months old, consider making a new one instead.
    • However, it is okay to post again if there is new/updated information others need to see.

 

 


 

Please see this topic for additional information about Warnings and Punishments.