RuneWorld's Rules Free For All (FFA) Rules *NOTE* FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THESE RULES WILL RESULT IN YOU BEING DISQUALIFIED/KILLED. REPEAT OFFENDERS WILL BE PROHIBITED FROM PARTICIPATING IN FURTHER FFA'S 1. No using multiple accounts within an FFA. 2. No running through the arena during/between fights, you MUST fight. 3. No hiding in the corners or underneath other players. 4. No use of OVERHEAD prayers (protection/smite/soulsplit) Section 1 - Botting & Bug Abuse 1.1 Botting/Macroing RuneWorld does not allow the use of third party software to gain an unfair advantage while playing our game. This includes bots, auto clickers, or any other third party software. 1.2 Bug Abuse Intentionally abusing bugs with your knowledge that causes harm to RuneWorld and the community will automatically result in a ban if you continue to abuse it and don't report it. If you find a bug instantly report it under the "Report a Bug" section. 1.3 Duping Any player that dupes items without informing the RuneWorld Management Team will result in a termination of your account along with all the items duped. This infringement is a permanent ban in all circumstances and will never be looked into. 1.4 Glitched Items Attempting to exchange any glitched item on the RuneWorld Market is against the RuneWorld rules and the punishment is case-to-case. Section 2 - Threats 2.1 DDoS Threats A DDoS threat will always result in a mute and if it continues then an IP Mute. If a threat becomes an action then the player will be IP Banned. 2.2 Hacking Threats Threatening to hijack another player's account will always result in an IP Ban. 2.3 Real Life Threats Sending real life threats such as a "dox", or a violent threat that puts a player in danger is against the rules and the punishment is case-to-case. 2.4 Flaming Flaming another player for any reason is against the rules and will result in a mute. Flaming can become threats if it is severe enough which could lead to a ban so please do not flame one another. Learn to use your ignore list if a fight starts to occur. Section 3 - PvM 3.1 Safe-Spotting Any player standing in an area where a NPC can not fight back in PvM situation is against the rules. Anyone caught Safe-Spotting will be jailed. Section 4 - Scamming 4.1 Item Scamming Scamming another player for their in game items will always result in a ban and will only be reversed if all the items are returned to the player. 4.2 Black Market Scamming Scamming another player on the RuneWorld Black Market will result in a forums and IP Ban. It will only be reversed if all goods are returned to the original owner. Section 5 - Accounts 5.1 Selling & Buying Accounts RuneWorld accounts are NOT allowed to be sold or bought for any reason. 5.2 Hacking Hijacking a player's forum or in game account will result in a permanent IP ban. 5.3 Sharing Accounts RuneWorld accounts are NOT allowed to be shared. This also means if you were to quit, you are NOT allowed to give your account away. A staff may login to your account for security purposes. 5.4 Starter Pack Farming Creating several accounts with the intent to wait out the new player timer in order to farm the starter pack is against the rules and will result in an IP Ban. ?5.5 Multi-Logging You can have up to 3 accounts logged in at once. Section 6 - Black Market 6.1 Real World Trading There is NO selling RuneWorld gp for any other game version or real life cash. Our virtual items are not allowed to be sold in any way, shape, or form and if you are caught you will be banned. Section 7 - Staff 7.1 Staff Impersonation Pretending to be a member a part of the RuneWorld staff team with intent of scamming or hacking will result in an IP Ban. Make sure that you are not tricked by a random player, all staff members have crowns. 7.2 Staff Disrespect Disrespecting staff members such as begging for a spot on the staff team or being rude in general will result in a mute and possibly a ban. ?7.3 Abusing ::help Abusing the ::help command in the wilderness with the intention to kill a staff member will result in jail punishment and possibly a ban. ? Section 8 - Wilderness & Minigames 8.1 "Ragging" Ragging becomes against the rules if it is taken to an extreme and prevents players from being able to PK in the wilderness. If so then this will result in being jailed until the lesson is learned. 8.2 PkP Boosting Killing other accounts in the wilderness with a malicious intent of trying to boost your PkP or KDR is against the rules and can lead to a ban. 8.3 Luring Luring another player to the wilderness with intention of taking his items without his knowledge is against the rules and can lead to being jailed until the lesson is learned. 8.4 Rule Switching Rule Switching at the Duel Arena or pulling out items at the last second is against the rules will result in a ban with proper evidence. 8.5 Death Dotting Standing under a player in the duel arena in an attempt to give their opponent an advantage is against the rules and will result in being jailed. 8.6 Smuggling Smuggling items from minigames such as FFA or from dungeoneering will lead to a permanent suspension of your account. Section 9 - Miscellaneous 9.1 Leaking IPs Leaking a player's IP goes hand-in-hand with threats and will result in a ban. Leaking personal information is something that RuneWorld takes very seriously. 9.2 Intolerance RuneWorld has absolutely no tolerance for racism, bigotry, sexism, or any other intolerance. These can easily create hatred and we will not have that around. 9.3 Advertising Advertising anything but RuneWorld will result in a permanent ban. 9.4 DDoSing These actions are illegal and will not be tolerated by RuneWorld. Any DDoS with proof of the victim or a third party member will always result in a permanent IP Ban in game and on the forums. 9.5 Proxy & VPN Voting Using third party software to vote several times in one day is banned because it is immoral and can actually get us banned of the voting sites. Please do not do this because it could possibly prevent us from growing. 9.6 Abusing voting bugs Voting more than twice a day on each link due to a bug in the voting website is against the rules and will lead to a jail until the player gives back all the vote scrolls and cash earned from the votes. 2nd offense is an account ban. 9.7 Chat Image Spam Any image used in yell will result in a 2 hour mute. Repeated offenses will result in an IPmute. Section A - Forum and Shoutbox Rules F.1 Gravedigging Posting on any threads that are over 14 days old is considered to be spamming and will result in an infraction F.2 Spamming Excessive spamming on the forums will result in an infraction on your forum account and possibly a forum ban. F.3 Falsified Reports Faking any sort of evidence in order to get a player banned or to get you unbanned will result in a permanent termination of your account. F.4 Inappropriate Content Any inappropriate content that you post on the forums will be removed immediately and could result in a forum ban. F.5 NSFW Content & Signatures All NSFW content must be put in a spoiler with a warning that it is NSFW content. F.6 Large Signatures Excessively large signatures that are an annoyance to players will be removed by the staff team. There is no punishment for this unless it is intentional and the signature is inappropriate. F.7 Outside Links Be cautious when posting outside links, any link that directs to another RSPS or anything of that nature will result in an infraction. F.8 Reputation Farming Asking players or paying players to like your posts is against the rules. This also includes asking for likes to enter giveaways. Failing to follow this rule will result in forum restrictions and your post being deleted. F.9 Videos in Shoutbox All videos posted in the Shoutbox without using a spoiler tag will be removed and you will receive a warning point for spamming. F.10 Inappropriate Language Any language deemed inappropriate may result in warning points. Different boards are more relaxed, use your best judgement when deciding to use certain words under different boards. Punishments Shoutbox Ban Disables your ability to post in the shoutbox. Forum Ban Removal of access to post on the forums and create forum accounts from one day to permanent. Jail Places your account in jail for a set amount of time. You must be logged in for the time to count. Server/Game Ban Disables your ability to log in to the RuneWorld Server/Game. IP Ban Disables your IP from logging into the RuneWorld Server/Game. Mute Disables your ability to chat in game for a given time. IP Mute Disables your IP's ability to chat in game. MAC Ban Disables your computer's MAC address from logging into the RuneWorld Server/Game. Final Notes Any punishment related to any offense of the rules is given from the judgement and discretion of that staff member. If you feel you have been mistreated by a staff member report them to an Advisor. If you feel that you have been punished unfairly you may appeal here. These rules are subject to be changed at any time by the staff team. If you are scammed, hacked or lose an item due to a bug it will not be replaced or refunded by the staff team. If something goes wrong under your IP or account you will still be held responsible. It does not matter if your mom, dad, little brother or sister did it. By making a forum and/or in game account at RuneWorld you accept these rules and terms.