Every member is expected to read and follow everything covered in this thread.
Notice: Administrators/Moderators reserve the right to change/edit/delete any content at any time if they feel it is inappropriate.
General Forum Rules:
Abuse Staff or any other member. Abuse towards staff will be met with zero tolerance whether on the Forums/Skype or any other messaging/social media platform.
Flame or insult other members.
Bypass the swear filter or other filters.
Abuse or encourage abuse of the Reputation, Post Reporting, or Private Messaging Systems
Post personally identifiable information (i.e. name, address, email, phone number, etc.)
Derail a thread's topic.
Post links to phishing sites.
Post spam, Re-post Closed, Modified, Deleted Content.
Repetitively post in the incorrect forum (example: Free Agent thread in General Discussion).
Openly argue with a moderator. Contact the Moderator via a private message if there's an issue.
Share your account. Forum accounts are intended for the use by one person.
Create alternate, backup, or multiple accounts.
Publicly post or otherwise share PMs/Private Chats with other users unless you have the expressed permission of the sender to do so. Private Messages are intended to be just that - private.
The following topics are strictly off limits, including in external links:
Porn, gross stuff, piracy or anything else not safe for work
*Any* discussion of piracy will result in a permanent ban from the Forums.
Cheating, hacking, game exploits
Threats of violence or harassment, even as a joke
Posting copyrighted material
Soliciting, begging, auctioning, selling, advertising
Religious, political, and other “prone to huge arguments” threads
This site has a strict one account per member rule. Anyone found breaking this runs the risk of a permanent site ban. Upon duplicate account deletion members will be referred back to their original account.
No Backseat Moderating:
Let the Forum Moderators do the moderating. Backseat Moderating is when people who are not Moderators try to enforce the forum rules. Whenever you see a person breaking the rules, take advantage of the "Report this post to a moderator" link. Or simply IGNORE the offensive post(s) or thread. Backseat moderating is annoying, and pointless.
Report Post to the Moderators:
Should you observe a fellow forum member breaking these rules please report the post by clicking the Report Post button "" located to the left of every post, or feel free to contact any of the Forum Staff.
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Users who are found to be repeat offenders will be removed from the forums permanently