Rules

Official Server Rules

Updated: 10/22/20

Rules (May be subject to change, always under admin discretion. Staff have final say.):

Spam or promoting spam
WARNING (GLOBAL)
1 HOUR MUTE
1 DAY BAN
3 DAY BAN
5 DAY BAN

Description: Repeat of symbols, characters, words, phrases or chatflooding. Excessive TPA/PM/IS JOIN requests.

Inappropriate skin, cape or banner
PERMANENT BAN (GLOBAL)

Description: Inappropriate skins, capes, or banners (such as depicting racist figures, like Hitler, or sexual in nature).

Inappropriate username
PERMANENT BAN (GLOBAL)

Description: Inappropriate usernames that contain racist, disrespectful or sexual words/content.

Advertising content
WARNING (GLOBAL)
1 DAY BAN
PERMANENT BAN (GLOBAL)

Description: Putting a link that links/references to your personal youtube/twitch account (where the content is related to another server).

Advertising another Minecraft server
PERMANENT BAN (GLOBAL)

Description: Advertising another Minecraft Server (with the ip) to benefit other networks will result in a punishment.

Disrespecting others
WARNING (GLOBAL)
1 HOUR MUTE
1 DAY BAN
7 DAY BAN

Description: Disrespecting other members of the community or members of the staff team will to a punishment depending on its severity and how many times the rule is broken. This rule includes excessive trolling, name calling, etc.

Inappropriate link, media or content
PERMANENT MUTE (GLOBAL)

Description: Putting a link in chat which leads to Pornographic images/sites or screamers are not tolerated.

Malicious link, media or content
PERMANENT BLACKLIST (GLOBAL)

Description: Any phishing, malicious or account stealing links are not tolerated. No matter where the link is posted or what type of link is posted will result in serious punishments that may surpass the punishment stated below.

Scamming
5 DAY BAN
30 DAY BAN
60 DAY BAN
PERMANENT BAN (GLOBAL)

Description: Players misrepresenting items for sale, offering to give an item in payment for actions and not following through when able, bait and switch, are all examples of scamming. This INCLUDES renaming/misrepresenting items as if they are something they are not in the Auction House. Although it is a bannable offence, if you get scammed an IRL trade, you do not get refunded.

Racism, Discrimination and/or Derogatory Remarks
3 HOUR MUTE
1 DAY MUTE
7 DAY MUTE

Description: We are an all-inclusive server. Using discriminatory, racist or homophobic remarks can make players feel unwelcome on the server no matter if the player is a part of a community that is ‘socially accepted’ to use a certain word. Specific examples: Beaner, Downy, Cracker, Spic, Ni*** (Any alternatives/bypasses)

Sexual Remarks
WARNING (GLOBAL)
1 HOUR MUTE
1 DAY MUTE
7 DAY MUTE

Description: The use of sexual remarks and/or posting of sexual content is strictly forbidden. Using said remarks in a sentence/phrase will result in the following punishments. Single words will not result in a punishment unless excessive.

Griefing
PERMANENT BAN (GLOBAL)

Description: Griefing player islands or server buildings is not permitted. Under any circumstances or any exploits, griefing these areas is not tolerated unless explicitly stated at the time.

Blacklisted Modifications and/or Threats
PERMANENT BAN/BLACKLIST (GLOBAL)

Description: Using clients, resource packs, macros/programs that modify your gaming experience in a way that would give you an unfair advantage over the rest of the player base, against other players or staff will result in a ban without warning. This may include threats or wishes to DDoS, Dox or Hack you.

Admitting to Duping, Hacking, Rule Breaking, DDosing and/or Doxing
PUNISHMENT FOR WHATEVER IS BEING ADMITTED TO

Description: Any admissions to the above in /msg will be treated as an honest thing as this is a private mode of talking, any admission in public chat or island chat will not be punished. Any admission to DDosing/Doxing will be treated as a confession no matter what chat it is in.

Mute and/or Ban Evasion
PERMANENT IP BAN (GLOBAL)

Description: Players who are banned/muted on another account cannot join the server or talk in chat until the original account is unbanned. In cases of public alts, these are used at your own risk, and if they get banned you will serve the punishment. If you have your main account punished and your alt account banned for ban evasion, and purchase an unban on one of these, you will not be banned for Ban Evasion on that account. Please note that the bans are listed for permanent bans. Temporary bans will have your accounts banned for double the original ban time. Please note that this is only if the punishment was permanent, if it was temporary then the original punishment gets doubled.

Asking for Unmute and/or Unban
WARNING (GLOBAL)
1 HOUR MUTE
1 DAY BAN

Description: Players’ accounts and requests for appeals of any kind will only be discussed in the Appeals Forum with the account holder. Appealing someone else's ban on the forums will fall under this rule.

Teaming and/or Cooperating with Hackers
14 DAY BAN
PERMANENT BAN (GLOBAL)

Description: Any attempt to aid another player using a blacklisted mod, exploit or break any other major rule (one that would lead to a large temporary ban/permanent ban) by giving them items or assisting them in PvP will be considered a violation of this rule. If you are shown giving items to a player using a blacklisted mod in an attempt to gain an unfair advantage or to consistently PvP alongside others using a blacklisted mod you will be punished accordingly. Please note that this rule will only be able to be dealt with by staff and can not be reported by players in any way.

Teaming at LMS, Outpost, Koth, Castle and/or Warzone
WARNING (GLOBAL)
1 DAY BAN
7 DAY BAN
14 DAY BAN

Description: Teaming in Koth, Outpost, Warzone or Castle with a player outside of your island will result in a punishment. LMS is a free-for-all. Teaming is not permitted in any way during this competition. This includes but is not limited to, paying people to help you protect/cap Koth/Outposts and other events.

Player Trapping
1 DAY BAN (GLOBAL)
7 DAY BAN (GLOBAL)
30 DAY BAN (GLOBAL)

Description: Trapping players on an island with the purpose of keeping them there or to kill them where they cannot escape with /tpa will result in punishment.

IRL Trading/Scamming and/or Charging back
TEMPORARY BAN
PERMANENT BLACKLIST (GLOBAL)

Description: Purchasing ranks for any player other than yourself or in trade for items in game is not encouraged and done at your own risk, advertising such offers to do this in chat is not allowed, and will be punishable. Agreeing to allow someone to purchase items for you at the server store means you are responsible for that transaction. Players who agree to this type of transaction are placing themselves at risk. In Real Life Money Scamming in which someone promises to purchase a server store item in return for favors in game will result in a Temporary Ban. Although this is a bannable offence, if you get scammed an IRL trade, you do not get refunded. Selling in game items for Real Life Money/PayPal/Ranks and the like is not permitted and could result in a ban and removal from the server. This includes trading alts or trading in game items for favors on other platforms such as, but not limited to, CS:GO, PayPal, BitCoin and other payment methods/game items/currencies.

Advertising IRL Trading of items
1 HOUR MUTE
1 DAY BAN
7 DAY BAN
PERMANENT BAN (GLOBAL)

Description: Advertising for IRL Trades will not be tolerated and will result in punishment.

Attempting to IRL trade an account
PERMANENT BAN (GLOBAL) for the advertised account

Description: Attempting to IRL trade an account is not be tolerated and will result in punishment. Please note that this does not count towards Ban Evasion.

Involvement in IRL trading marketplaces
14 DAY BAN
PERMANENT BAN (GLOBAL)

Description: Involvement in IRL trading marketplaces is not tolerated and will result in punishment.

Death Wishes, Death Threats and/or Suicide Encouragement
14 DAY MUTE (GLOBAL)
PERMANENT MUTE (GLOBAL)
PERMANENT BAN (GLOBAL)

Description: Using statements, phrases or telling someone to die whether making it clear or not is by no means acceptable and is not tolerated. Any threats that may be hurtful towards an individual will not be accepted. Attempting to bypass the rule by stating something that would cause bodily harm or replacing one word with another will also result in a punishment. This also means the equivalent of bodily harm (e.g “Drink lava” or “Kiss your Sister”)

Forging Proof
PERMANENT BAN (GLOBAL)

Description: If you attempt to report a player with proof that you have edited or created in an attempt to get them banned. Through means of photoshop, fake hacker, or any other means is not allowed.

Distasteful Art
WARNING + ART REMOVED
7 DAY BAN + ART REMOVED

Description: The presence of any distasteful art on any islands is prohibited. This includes swastikas and other harmful political symbols, genitals and art with inappropriate references.

Abuse of the F11 Glitch
1 DAY BAN
7 DAY BAN
PERMANENT BAN (GLOBAL)

Description: Using the F11 Glitch to attempt to automate any type of activity is prohibited. This cannot be punished via report, a staff member must view it in game.

Use of Printer
30 DAY BAN
PERMANENT BAN (GLOBAL)

Description: The use of printer to speed up the construction of anything on an island is prohibited.

Inappropriate Auction House Content/Items
WARNING + ITEM REMOVED
1 DAY BAN + ITEM REMOVED

Description: Any items that are renamed and posted in auction house that exceed a PG13 rating is prohibited.

Spam/Flooding Auction House with Content/Items
WARNING + ITEM REMOVED
1 DAY BAN + ITEM REMOVED

Description: Spam posting items or content on the AuctionHouse.

Releasing Personal Information
PERMANENT BLACKLIST (GLOBAL)

Description: With the exception of the players own Age, First Name, Gender or Region/Country i.e “You are Swedish” any releasing of any Personal Information is disallowed. This may include Names of Family Members, Significant Others or Specific Locations where any Information being posted will result in the Punishments below. Any “Accidental” releasing of Email and or Passwords via console clients will be punished and handled on a case by case basis via an Appeal. Any Personal Information posted in Global Chat will be punished without question as it the Player may have trusted you with the Information but not wanted it posted. Any Personal Information which is sent to a player, no matter the source, can’t be posted otherwise it is considered releasing Personal Information. We will not tolerate any Personal Information regardless of whether it is done in a "joking" manor or not.

Exploiting Bugs
30 DAY BAN
PERMANENT BLACKLIST (GLOBAL)

Description: If an exploit is found, report it immediately by contacting a staff member. Using a glitch or exploit of any sort within the game to provide yourself, your island or others an advantage will result in a ban from the server without warning. Examples: Creating impossible structures, Item/Currency Duplication, Bypassing cooldowns

Lag Machines
PERMANENT BLACKLIST (GLOBAL)

Description: Attempting to use a lag machine to lower the TPS of the server is prohibited and is taken very seriously.

Botting/Scripting
PERMANENT IP BAN (GLOBAL)

Description: Although the use of a Console Client is allowed, we do not allow all functionalities that allow for the automation of a process through bots, scripts, etc. You may only use a Console Client to auto-reconnect to the server but any other actions automated (or done constantly) with a Console Client are not allowed no matter what they may be.

Payout Boosting
1 WEEK DQ FOR ALL INVOLVED ISLANDS

Description: Creating deals with other islands that include but are not limited to making loans to allow an island to get a higher position one week in exchange for the other island getting a higher position the next week. This is considered payout boosting.

Alt Islands
1 WEEK DQ FOR MAIN & ALT ISLANDS + ALT ISLAND REMOVED

Description: Alt Islands are prohibited, any island that has another island that contributes to a ‘main’ island is not allowed.

Island Merging
1 WEEK DQ FOR MAIN & ALT ISLANDS + ALT ISLAND REMOVED + 1X STRIKE

Description: Merging is considered the moving of value AND players to another island, if an island moves into another island it will be classified as merging. If an island would like to join another island, they must take NO value. You must take evidence of you destroying all value (alongside viewing pvs/enderchest) to prevent misunderstandings or contact a staff member to assist you. If player(s) decide to leave an island to create their own, they must not take any value with them as this would be insiding. An island may not move to another island but separate their value, this will be considered merging. Giving value to another island (by moving spawners or supporting them with money) will be classified as merging, and the receiving island will be punished. Please note that you must notify a staff-member that you wish to merge your island. Failure to do so will result in 50% of total island value removed. Teams are not allowed to merge islands until the realm is 7-day old.

Island Insiding
PERMANENT BAN FOR THE INSIDERS + ITEMS RETURNED TO THE ISLAND

Description: Island Insiding is considered the act of either planning to Grief (with sufficient evidence that it will be carried out), Griefing and/or Looting of anyone's own Island whether it by them or through another Player (alts included).

Hiding Value
1 WEEK DQ + 1X STRIKE

Description: Hiding Value is classified as hiding any value that contributes to /is top value from appearing on is top. This may include putting it in chests, storing in echests ect. Balances are not considered hiding value. For an island to be punished there needs to be at least 20% of value hidden.

Island Rotation
1X STRIKE

Description: Islands are not permitted to rotate members to bypass the island member limit. Once a member is on the island, they must remain unless they are kicked or leave. Island Rotation is classified as if a single player leaves and rejoins an island twice within a week.

Island Rules:

We are implementing a new strike system. Below you will find the layout of how this system will work.

1st Strike - 15% value removed IS-TOP
2nd Strike - 30% value removed IS-TOP
3rd Strike - 50% value removed IS-TOP

NOTE: All punishments will be recorded & up the discretion of the admin team.

Allowed Modifications:


Forge
LabyMod
LightLoader
Memory Fix
MiniMap (As long as it doesn’t show players or chests).
Neat Mod
OCMC Client
Optifine
Pixel Client
PvPLounge Client
PodCrash Client
KeystrokesMod
OldAnimationsMod
Potion Status HUD
Armor Status HUD
Badlion Client
Replay Mod
Coordinate Modifications
Cosmic Client
Damage Indicators
Schematica (PRINTER IS NOT ALLOWED)
Shaders
Sidebar Mod
DJTasty Mod
FastJoin
Simple Sprint Mod
Togglechat, Toggle Sneak & Toggle Sprint
WayPoints
Combo Counter Display Mod
Zonix Client
Direction HUD
TabbyChat/Fast Chat
Direction HUD
Knockback Display Mod
Reach Circles
Shaders
Reach Display Mod
Discord & Teamspeak Mod
Chatlog Mod
Player API
FPS Spoofer Mod
Batty Coords Mod
Spotify Mod
MotionBlur
Saturation Display
Pearl Timer
Skin Changer
ChatTime Mod
Custom Block Overlay
Ping Mod
Hotbar Mod
DayNight Mod
Scoreboard Mod
Better Hat Mod
Chunk Loader
Resource Pack Mod
Chunk Borders
Particles Modification
Health Indicators
Glint Colorizer
BetterScreenshot Mod
LabyTwitter & LabyInstagram
Better FOV Control
JustPvp Mod Pack
Hyperium Client
Just Enough Items
Lunar Client
5-Zig (MACROS NOT ALLOWED)

These rules are subject to change. The context may make the rules vary. If you feel like you have been punished unaccordingly, please make a support ticket over on our official Discord support center.

Thank you and have a great time at ChaosCraft!

[Updated: 22/10/2020]