Community Rules

Punishments

Staff Powers

Reporting

Appeals

Severities and Levels

LevelMinorModerateMajor
1Verbal or Written WarningMute/Temp Ban up to 12 HoursMute/Temp Ban up to 3 weeks
2Mute 1-30mins / KickMute/Temp Ban up to 24 HoursPlatform Ban
3Mute 30-60minsMute/Temp Ban up to 1 weekNetwork Ban
* In Minecraft Temp Bans can be substituted for in game jail time.

General Community Rules

RuleDescriptionDOCSeverity
General RudenessAny uncalled for negativity or intentional rudeness against other players. (Name-calling, accusing or insulting)1.1Initial: MINOR
Repeat: MODERATE
DisrespectMore severe than general rudeness. Based on staff discretion. Includes disrespecting/failing to obey a staff member.1.1Initial: MODERATE
Repeat: MAJOR
Confrontation/Arguing Engaging in an argument or confrontational exchange with another user.1.1Initial: MINOR
Repeat: MODERATE
Harassment/BullyingOrganizing or participating in any form of harassment towards another user. Bullying, group bullying or repeatedly being rude toward another user.1.1MAJOR
Discrimination/HateDiscrimination or hateful messages directed at anyone or any groups for their religion, race, gender, sexuality, political viewpoint and more.1.1MAJOR
Malicious Threats/ActivitiesThreatening other users, use of exploits or glitches.1.1MAJOR
Inappropriate LanguageExcessive use of inappropriate language. Use of inappropriate language directed at another player with the intent to harm or degrade them.1.1Initial: MINOR
Repeat: MODERATE
Inappropriate Content Any content that promotes violence or self-harm, offensive or sexual content.Any content that is deemed inappropriate by staff. Unapproved links.1.1Initial: MINOR
Repeat: MODERATE
Inappropriate DiscussionAny discussion that is not appropriate for gameplay or community norms. (Sexuality, Gender, Region, Politics) 1.1Initial: MINOR
Repeat: MODERATE
SpammingRepeatedly sending the same, similar or random messages in quick sequence as to disrupt chat and annoy players.1.1Initial: MINOR
Repeat: MODERATE
TrollingIntending to confuse or trick other users, intentionally spoiling books/movies, harassing staff by trying to get themselves or others banned. 1.1Initial: MINOR
Repeat: MODERATE
ScammingAttempting or successfully exploiting a player for personal benefit while causing harm to others.1.1Initial: MODERATE
Repeat: MAJOR
Slander/RumorsSpreading rumors or false information about another user, the server or staff.1.1Initial: MINOR
Repeat: MODERATE
User ModerationImpersonating Staff or trying to enforce rules as a normal user.1.1Initial: MINOR
Repeat: MODERATE
Reverse Staff ActionReposting the same or similar content after it has already been removed by a staff member.1.1Initial: MODERATE
Repeat: MAJOR
Legal ViolationViolation of international, federal, state or local law. Results in an immediate network ban and possible legal action.1.2MAJOR
Privacy ViolationThreatening to or revealing personal information that can identify a user in the real world. (Pictures, IPs, Personal Information)1.2MAJOR
Hacking/Spying/VirusThreatening to or hacking, spying or DDOSing a player or server. Attempting to distribute or use of malicious software.1.2MAJOR
Copyright/PlagiarismCopying or distributing someone else’s full or partial work without proper credit. Incorrectly copying or distributing copyrighted material.  1.2Initial: MODERATE
Repeat: MAJOR
Promotion/AdvertisingPromoting any person, entity or group without permission (Can promote own Tuskbow MC related video/art content in proper channels) 1.3Initial: MINOR
Repeat: MODERATE
SalesAttempting to sell, for legal tender, any service, product or entity without permission.1.3Initial: MINOR
Repeat: MODERATE
Inappropriate Profile InformationInappropriate or offensive usernames, avatars, banners or profile information. (Users will be given 5 minutes to change the inappropriate content)1.4Initial: MINOR
Repeat: MODERATE
False Accounts/BotsCreating false accounts to impersonate others, avoid previous punishments or disguise themselves in any way. Bot accounts will be instantly banned.1.4MAJOR