Rules

Chat Offenses

LEVEL ONE
  • Minor Advertising
  • Unclarified Links
  • Inappropriate Subjects
  • Inappropriate Nicknames
  • Excessive Capitals/Spam
  • Arguing/Instigation
  • Mini-Modding
  • Chat Trolling
  • Staff Impersonation
1. Informal Warning
2. Formal Warning and/or Kick
3. Temporary Mute: 10 Minutes. Not Appealable.
LEVEL TWO
  • Rioting
  • Abusive Behavior
  • Harassment
1. Formal Warning and/or Kick
2. Temporary Mute: 30 Minutes. Not Appealable.
3. Temporary Ban: 2 Days. Not Appealable.
LEVEL THREE
  • Major Advertising
  • Malicious Threats
  • Discrimination
  • Revealing Personal Information
1. Temporary Mute: 90 Minutes. Not Appealable.
2. Temporary Ban: 4 Days. Appealable.
LEVEL FOUR
  • Toxicity
1. Temporary Ban: 6 Days. Appealable.
2. Permanent Ban. Appealable.
LEVEL FIVE
  • Severe Advertising
  • Inappropriate Links
  • Real World Trading
1. Temporary Ban: 8 Days. Appealable.
2. Permanent Ban. Not Appealable.

Gameplay Offenses

LEVEL ONE
  • Minor Grief
  • Minor Map/Bug Exploitation
  • Bypassing Punishment
  • Bypassing AFK Restrictions
  • Gameplay Trolling
  • Lag Machine Creation
  • Unapproved Modifications
1. Informal Warning
2. Formal Warning and/or Kick
3. Temporary Ban: 2 Days. Not Appealable.
LEVEL TWO
  • Major Grief
  • Major Map/Bug Exploitation
  • Inappropriate Skin/Names
  • Trapping Players
1. Formal Warning and/or Kick
2. Temporary Ban: 4 Days. Appealable.
LEVEL THREE
  • Minor Hacks
1. Formal Warning and/or Kick
2. Temporary Ban: 6 Days. Appealable.
LEVEL FOUR
  • Major Hacks
1. Temporary Ban: 8 Days. Appealable.
2. Permanent Ban. Appealable.
LEVEL FIVE
  • Continued Disrespect
1. Temporary Ban: 10 Days. Appealable.
2. Permanent Ban. Not Appealable.

Definitions

Advertising
Advertising is categorized as either minor, major or severe, at the discretion of the staff member implementing sanctions.  The main difference between minor, major and severe advertising is the level of intent and disruption caused.

Toxicity
Toxicity is the term used for when continued chat offenses have occurred to the point where it is causing major disruption.  Generally someone considered toxic has in the past proved to be abusive, harassing, discriminatory and/or threatening towards multiple people within the community.

Real World Trading
Real world trading is defined by any transaction or exchange of real world currency, possessions and/or services for anything related to Realm of Allura; be it in-game or affiliated services.  Donation packages (available within our server store) and merchandise organized by management is the only exception to this rule.

Discrimination
What is considered discrimination is defined at the discretion of the staff member implementing sanctions.  Discrimination is generally the unjust or prejudicial treatment of different categories of other people, for example (but are not limited to)  race, age, gender, sexuality, religious opinion, political opinion.

Malicious Threats
What is considered a malicious threat is defined at the discretion of the staff member implementing sanctions.  Types of malicious threats include (but are not limited to) threatening to DDoS, hack or track down a person with intention to cause them physical harm.

Continued Disrespect
Continued disrespect is the term used for when continued gameplay offenses have occurred to the point where it is causing major disruption.  Generally someone considered disrespectful has in the past proved to be a cheater and/or a general menace towards the network as a whole.