ArcadeWars Skyblock Conduct (Last Updated : 6-28-19) These rules are specific to all skyblock related servers apart of ArcadeWars and are meant to be followed in addition to the general server rules which can be found here. Be nice and play fair. Toxicity will be dealt with accordingly. Make sure to report players if you seem them breaking any sort of rules stated below. All decisions made by staff are final. Remember, any punishment can be appealed. If you feel a specific staff member or punishment is unfair, contact a member apart of the Administration Team about it. Conditions for moving to the next level of a punishment are such: warnings apply for twenty-four hours, mutes apply for twenty-four hours, bans are permanent. Island strikes last for seven days. Some more severe offenses can lead to island strikes. Strike System On the rare occasion that an island breaks a rule the following actions may be taken: 1 Strike - Warning 2 Strikes - Disqualification from that week's payout. 3 Strikes - Disqualification from payouts for the rest of the season. 4 Strikes - Removal of Island __________________________________________________________________ Island Merging  7 Day Ban  30 Day Ban  Permanent Ban Island: 2 Strikes for each occurrence Merging with another island in order to gain island levels or spawners. Islands caught merging will be disqualified and owners of these islands will receive a ban. This includes one team having multiple islands all contributing to a main island. Value may also be removed and offending islands deleted if necessary. Unfair Usage of Alternate Accounts  15 Day Ban  Permanent Ban Island: 1 Strike Using an alternate account to your advantage in order to obtain a higher level, more items, or any sort of benefit in the game. If you’re not sure whether a specific usage of an alternate account is allowed, ask a staff member. There is no alt limit. In-Game Scamming  1 Day Ban  7 Day Ban Scamming a player for in-game items with in-game items. If caught with sufficient evidence, the transaction will be reverted to its initial state and neither party will lose/gain items. Island Stealing  15 Day  30 Day  Permanent Ban Stealing items from another players island. This includes the griefing of islands. Does not apply to multi-island scenarios, meaning that if you lead an island that is part of a bigger team, you will not be penalized if you decide to withdraw it from the team. If caught with sufficient evidence, the items will be reverted to its initial state and neither party will lose/gain items. Trapping  1 Hour Ban  1 Day Ban  7 Day Ban Trapping and killing players via teleport, warp or another form of transport. Scripting, Macro, Automation Island: 1 Strike Sell bots are not allowed. Refer to General Rules section on "Unfair Advantage / Hacked Client." Inappropriate Builds  1 Day Ban  3 Day Ban  7 Day Ban Building structures on your island that display any sort of inappropriate content or have underlying discriminatory or disrespectful symbolism. __________________________________________________________________ *Players caught repeatedly breaking rules will be permanently banned from the server. Players caught repeatedly attempting to break rules by pushing limits will be punished according to the rule(s) that they are trying to push/break. **No staff ranks (Helper, Mod, Sr.Mod) are exempt from any rule set forth by ArcadeWars, If you feel that a staff member has violated a rule, please message an Operator to report the incident. ***The Management Team (Admin+) reserves the right to adjust punishment types and lengths for any punishment listed on this page and for any other rule set forth by ArcadeWars, including but not limited to global rules and universe specific rules. The Management Team also reserves the right to grant punishments for rules that are not explicitly stated within the global rules and universe specific rules.