These are the basic rules we expect our players to obey. These rules are subject to revision, additions, and subtractions on notice. Code: 1. Respect other players. 2. No advertising. 3. Spamming/color spam/excessive capslock are not allowed. 4. All staff members are to be obeyed at all times. 5. Do not get involved with others' fights/arguments 6. No griefing or theft. 7. Do not build near others without their permission. 8. Do not impersonate other players or staff. 9. English while in global chat ([G]) and IRC. 10. No biggotry of any kind or linking to shock/pornographic sites. 11. No nude or racist skins. 12. You may not exploit players or server mechanics/bugs in any way. 13. No modified Minecraft clients that give you an advantage or help you cheat. 14. Report any players who you see or know are breaking the rules. 15. No spawn camping. Spoiler: Expanded Rules 1. Respect other players. If they tell you to stop doing something annoying, please do 2. No advertising. Other servers, their names, don't even bother mentioning them. 3. Do not spam. This also includes: Post whoring on the forum. Excessive use of caps (Capsing) Excessive use of color spam Excessive cussing 4. All staff members are to be obeyed at all times. IF you have a problem with a staff member initially do as they say, and then post a complaint. This includes interfering with any staff member doing work. 5. If you have a problem with another poster or see some abuse or a fight going on, DO NOT try and fix it yourself. DO NOT engage them. Ignore them and PM a staff member and we will look into it and deal with it. 6. No griefing or theft. This includes but is not limited to: Pillaring to get to an area that another player has locked/walled off by placing blocks to gain access Breaking and replacing blocks to obtain access to locked or walled off areas 7. Do not build close to others without their permission. A general rule is if you can see their build from your prospective location while on normal render distance, you're too close! 8. Do not impersonate anyone. 9. You must speak English at all times while in global chat ([G]) and IRC. Not speaking English will result in a kick, repetition will result in a ban. Speaking a language other than English is allowed in local chat ([L]), messaging, or website, just not in global chat. 10. Do not post on the website, global chat, IRC, local chat or PM Offensive/discriminatory/sexual content - To some people it might be funny, if so, put it in a /msg.You can't be sure how old people are on the server/in IRC chat, and it may not be appropriate for all of them. If the above rules are broken "accidentally" in global chat, a present admin will make the decision on the appropriate course of action. 11. No nude or racist skins. This one should be self explanatory 12. You may not exploit players in any way. This includes but is not limited to: Giving mis-information to players Attempting to get others banned by claiming they can "grief" your home Deceptive behavior 13. No modified Minecraft clients that give you an advantage or help you cheat. This means mods such as but not limited to: X-ray texture packs/mods Flymods/flyhacks Speedhacking/nofall/aura-kill/etc Cave mapping minimaps 14. Report any players who you see or know are breaking the rules. 15. No spawn camping. This means waiting outside of spawn just to attack new players or those that just died. The command is /ihategriefing Type the command listed in the rules to become a Member. Be sure to do this after you have made and verified your forum account. All these rules apply to every forum. Do NOT let others use your account. Any damage as a result of your account is bannable. If your account has been compromised, please inform us. We hold the rights to ban you for any reason, even if you do not explicitly break our rules. Poor behavior and blatant attempts to work around the rules are not tolerated.