Red Rules

Oct 14, 2020
Red Rules

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    Player Chat


    Spamming and advertising is prohibited.


    A) Only links leading to Applecraft.org and links to AC related twitch links are allowed. YouTube links are not allowed.


    B) Advertisements for in game Shops or Towns are allowed, but the advertisement must completely disappear from chat (no longer visible by opening chat and scrolling all the way to the top) before you can post again.


    C) Flooding and repetitive use of All-Capsing are not permitted


    Player chat must be sensible


    A) No racism/hate speech, politics, suicide, rape, pedophilia, religion, or excessive swearing


    B) If asked by a Staff member to end a conversation, end it!

    ENGLISH and standardised English characters in main chat only.


    A) Use /pm, /l, /w, /msg, /t, or /r to speak other languages, do not use special characters/fonts in global chat.


    B) Only the default font is allowed. Symbols are not permitted.




    Voting


    Players can vote on a maximum of TWO alt accounts (plus their main account) for a total of three accounts per day.


    A) If you abuse the voting limit, your alt accounts may be banned and your extra items confiscated.




    Player Conduct


    Respect other players, staff, and helpers!


    Do not ask staff for Staff/Admin/OP


    Do not impersonate staff.


    A) Neither by Claiming to be Staff nor changing your username to resemble a Staff member’s name.


    No usernames that are either offensive or advertise.


    B) You will be permanently banned until this is changed


    No Harassment.


    A) If you are having issues with another player, you can use /ignoreplayer (playername)


    B) If you believe you are being harassed speak to a Staff member directly to discuss/resolve the issue.


    Do not use fireworks or large disguises in spawn or public events.




    Player Content


    No pornographic material including but not limited to sexually explicit books and map art. No inappropriate builds.


    A) If all copies of this are not destroyed or are continued to be distributed you may face a ban.


    Player created Map-Art

    A) Copying or reselling mapart/banners is not allowed without permission from the creator


    B) Political mapart is at the discretion of the admins


    No offensive player skins.


    A) You will be jailed until this is changed


    ANY form of lag machine is PROHIBITED.




    Trading


    No scamming in trades.


    A) A trade scam is defined as when a player (or player in conjunction with an accomplice) misleads, lies, or does not deliver on a deal with another player for goods or services in game. If you agree to a trade and then kill the player, this is considered a Trade Scam.


    B) Extortion is not allowed.


    3rd Party Deals Are PROHIBITED


    A) 3rd party deals can and will result in either perm or temporary bans.


    B) Real money is not permitted to change hands between members on Applecraft. A player may purchase an item from the www.shop.applecraft.org donation store for another player but may NOT give that player the money directly for in-game items, alt accounts, 3rd party items/software, or any other 3rd party effects.


    C) Making skins or texture packs in exchange for an item in game is allowed, however, will not be moderated by Staff.


    No gambling.


    A) This includes bets, casinos, mystery boxes, pay-to-enter prize draws and player held lotteries.


    B) The only time this rule will not be enforced is the gambling in question is hosted by authorized members of the applecraft Staff team.


    No extortion/blackmail for IRL goods/services.




    Cheating and Exploiting


    Hacks, duplicating, x-ray are not permitted and will result in a ban


    Do not take advantage of exploits


    A) If you have found an exploit, please report it to a Staff member


    Do not evade or make attempts to bypass punishments


    A) Breach of the above will result in use of additional measures and/or escalation of punishments




    PVP, Griefing, Claims and Entities


    Griefing and or raiding is permitted in unclaimed areas, be careful to claim your things. Please note: griefing by adding lava or using lava in conjunction with water is NOT allowed.


    Griefing spawn or other shared server areas, including the End center island, PvP arenas, etc is not permitted


    NO RAIDING IN THE SHOP WORLD


    PVP is permitted everywhere except in claims, if you disconnect while engaged in pvp you will be automatically killed and if you attempt to use a claim to escape and ongoing pvp battle it wont work and you will still be able to be killed.


    A) Pushing players out of safe zones into damage enabled areas is not allowed, this also includes bringing hostile mobs and edge of claim explosions


    B) Killing pets in claims where you do not have claim permissions is not allowed


    TP Killing is permitted, be careful who you accept TP requests from.

    A) Asking a Staff member for help and TP killing them is not allowed.


    Do Not claim within 50 blocks of another player's claim without permission from that player


    A)claims that violate this may be removed


    B) Claims that exist outside of this perimeter purely to block and box a players base in may be removed, this does not include claims made by a player to stake out area for future expansion


    You are responsible for your claim,


    A) If you trust someone and they steal from you, learn from it and don’t do it again. Subdivide your claim to help reduce the risk.


    B) Players and player set-homes may be removed from inside a claim upon request, however all TP and trust management falls upon the owner of the claim


    Claims expire after 6 months of inactivity


    Respect the entity limit, No mob and entity spamming.


    A) 15 mobs per chunk is the maximum you may have (mobs will not breed after this)


    B) If this limit is breached your entities may begin to de-spawn and will not be recovered by Staff.


    C) If this limit is breached maliciously or with bad intent you may be banned.


    D) To see chunk boundaries press F3+G





    Town Rules


    If your Classify your self as a Town you may not untrust members from their Plots Without Giving them notice of at least one Month Or sufficient reasoning's and proof


    You Must Store all Items From Plots you remove in the town its self for a Minimum of 3 months




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