Note: All punishments take affect across the network. If you have been banned or muted from one server this will carry over to them all regardless. You can view your punishment and ban history on our live bans site: bans.AJGaming.net Staff Members can skip steps and extend punishments if they feel it is necessary to do so. The words of a staff member are final, not following them can lead to a punishment. The management is able to edit the rules at anytime, so ensure you check back from time to time. With joining the network you agree that you read, understand and follow the rules. Network Rules All the following rules take effect across the entire network and cover all servers except a different rule is stated for a server. No Advertising ■ Advertising on AJGaming is not permitted and will result in a permanent mute. This includes all of the messaging systems that AJGaming has to offer. Public chat, plot chat, roleplay chat, private messages, signs, books and in-game builds. Attempting to hire builders, developers, etc. will result in a permanent network ban. No Inappropriate Websites/Images ■ You are not allowed to share inappropriate images or websites. If you are unsure if a website or image is listed as inappropriate, do not post them. You might receive a punishment. No Inappropriate Names/Skins/Armor ■ You are not allowed to have any sort of inappropriate name or skin. This includes names that include swear words or have any sexual suggestion within. Skins like naked players, Hitler or KKK skins are not allowed, that includes also heads and armor. You will be permanently banned and told to appeal once changed. No Client Modifications ■ You are not allowed to modify your client in any way unless an Administrator or above has authorized it. This includes installing X-Ray texture packs and other client mods such as Schematica or Map Downloaders. You can view all pre-allowed mods here No Exploiting Glitches ■ Exploiting glitches on AJGaming is no way acceptable and will result in you being banned if you proceed to abuse them. Any glitches that you find or hear about must be reported here as a high priority case immediately. the use of chat color is also prohibited and can lead to a permanent ban! Loading chunks without proper permission or a chunk loader is strictly prohibited! No Duping items ■ Any attempt to dupe items results in a permanent network ban. Dealing, interacting, trading, etc duped items results in the same punishment. If you think that someone gave you duped items, or looks suspicious if it comes to the usage of items, report them immediately on our discord server by opening a -ticket. If you do not so, you risk getting the same punishment the duper got. No Toxicity, Trash Talk, harassment, threatening, Inappropriate Language, Sensitive Topics or Spoilers for current movies/series ■ You are not allowed to act or be toxic within the main chat. This includes talking bad about another player, staff member, clan or the network. Talking about drug related topics is not allowed either. Asking for any kind of punishments can lead to a permanent mute or ban. Threatening or harassing someone is also not allowed. Topics like genders, religion, politics, etc. are sensitive topics you should keep out of the chat. Ignoring this might result in a mute. If you spoiler a some series or movies you should refrain doing so, it ruins the fun for other people and can get you muted. No Overly Inappropriate Messages ■ You are allowed to talk about sexualized subjects to an extent; You must realize when enough is enough. You will most likely be warned by a staff member before any semi-permanent punishment is put in place. We suggest you take the warning with a pinch of salt and continue your related conversation via a private conversation method. No Asking for Punishments ■ Although this isn't common it's very annoying for staff members. If you ask for a punishment 'Ban me kiddo' then you will be given a permanent mute or ban. This also counts for people trying to evade the rules in an annoying manner eg. Using 8 caps in a message when the limit is 9 in a sarcastic manner. Having a high amount of punishments can lead to a permanent mute or ban. No Disrespecting Players ■ Disrespecting players or staff will not be tolerated. Please try to be friendly and get along with each other as we are all here to have fun. If reported or seen disrespecting users, it will result in you being muted. This also falls under discriminating which is also not allowed. This includes racism, homophobia, sexism. No Spamming or Excessive Caps ■ Spamming of any type is not allowed. This includes 3+ of the same message and clogging chat. The use of excessive caps is also not allowed, the caps limit for one sentence is 9 letters. This does not count for usernames that are in capital letters and are online at the time you posted the message. Not following this will lead to you being muted. Any attempt to bypass that rule by typing constantly 8 or 9 caps will get you muted too. No Inappropriate Builds ■ Inappropriate builds are forbidden in any sense. If you see an inappropriate build, please report it to a staff member immediately and we will have it removed. If you decide to create an inappropriate build, depending on the severity of it, you can be banned for up to 30 days. Inappropriate builds include Genitalia, Swastikas, Adult Content, Signs with disrespectful language and on Creative - Plot greetings and farewells and inappropriate warp names. No Mini-Modding ■ You are not allowed to mini-mod or ‘suck’ up to staff members. This is seen as annoying to many staff members. Attempting to do a Moderator's job or get the attention of a staff member (for the wrong reasons) is seen as Mini-Modding and can now result in a mute. You are not allowed to lie to a staff member. If we caught you lying and you cannot prove us wrong you are guilty and receive a heavy punishment. No Ban / Mute evasions. ■ Circumventing a mute or ban of any severity is strictly prohibited and will result in a permanent IP mute or ban from our Network. No Pretending to commit a crime ■ You are not allowed to pretend to commit a crime. That covers to pretend to break any rule on the AJGaming Network services and will be dealt with the punishment that would take place for it. Joking about breaking rules is not allowed, as it has the same result as stated above. No Leaking Information ■ The attempt or the actual leak of private information of players, regardless their permission is highly prohibited and results in a permanent exclusion of the network without a way to get back. This covers leaking information of projects and servers being developed as well. Spreading rumors or giving out fake information about users results in the same case, howsoever the user affected will be notified about this case and can take legal action against the offender. No Scripting ■ We do not allow the use of any scripts, this includes afk-farming, auto moving and so on. If you are unsure if your script is allowed or not, ask an Administrator. No Spawn Killing / Spawn Trapping ■ You are not allowed to kill players on their respawn point, in the spawn area. That affects all worlds of the server you are on. You are not allowed to spawn trap them either. This covers tpa, portal, etc. trapping as well. No scamming ■ You are not allowed to scam off money, ingame items or something else. This affects trades, the market or auction house. Attempting too sell fake items that pretend to be keys, vouchers or anything that it isn't is not allowed either. No staff disrespect ■ We do not allow any form of staff disrespect, this means not listening to staff members and starting arguments with staff members about punishments, if a staff member asks you to stop with a certain action, like spamming plot chat, sign spam or disrespectful behaviour, we expect you to do so. not doing so will lead to a mute. No Griefing ■ The griefing of others claimed builds is absolutely forbidden. Not complying with this rule will result in either a temp ban or perm ban depending on how bad the griefing is. ■ It is also forbidden to grief the world everybody is playing on. Example: Big holes, liquid towers, etc. ■ Griefing land that you have been trusted to will also result in a ban. ■ No claiming areas to prevent other players to extend their claim. Please leave a gap of at least 400 Blocks, otherwise your claim can be forcefully deleted if requested. Wizard Academy Rules These rules are dedicated to the Wizard Academy Modded Server. Griefing Allowed ■ This is a PVP raid based server - raiding, griefing or completely destroying another person's base is allowed as long as the method used to locate it does not abuse permissions or includes extra mods like entity tracking x-ray. Intentionally Destroying the World ■ Although raiding and base destruction is allowed creating and or using items that are designed to destroy entire areas or large chunks of the world (spawn included) will not be tolerated. Creating these items will result in yourself and anyone involved being permanently banned from the network. Constantly changing the time ■ It is not allowed to constantly change the time to day/night. Continuing to change the time after complaints or a warn will result in a ban. Abusing Glitches ■ If you are found or reported to have used any glitch to gain any sort of benefit in the game, you will be given one chance to fully explain the glitch in a report or you and anyone that has benefited from the glitch (Clan mates) will be permanently banned. Inappropriate/Vulgar Clan Tags ■ You are not allowed to create and allow people to join a clan with a vulgar or inappropriate name. This will result in the leader receiving a ban and the clan being forcefully disbanded from the server. Spawnprotection ■ People in spawn are protected and are there for a reason. Therefore interacting with them in ANY way will be punished. This includes stuff like teleporting them out of spawn against their will to kill/taglock them. Also building blocks around the spawn area to make it looking like a 'fake border' is not allowed. If somebody does this to you report them in #player-reports on our discord or open up a live chat with us. Evading Taglocks/blood drops ■ If a person you have taglocks/blooddrops of changes their name/account to evade these taglocks you can ask an admin for a refund. Witchery Taglocks ■ You can only teleport/affect the same person remotely once every 60 minutes (excluding curses as these have reversal rituals), this will allow players to actually play the game before being teleport-ed around consistently. HOWEVER, you are allowed to re-teleport the same person for a second time within the hour IF there were no repercussions or player no interaction the first time (The player /RTP'd away before you could fight them). Malicious attempts ■ using any method to block someone's progress permanently in a modpack in anyway, will result in a ban. this means using someone's blood network to drain all of their blood, ending in them not being able to use bloodmagic, will not be allowed. however, draining someone once a few hours is allowed. Advanced Wizardry Rules These rules are dedicated to the Modded Advanced Wizardry server. No Griefing ■ The griefing of others claimed builds is absolutely forbidden. Not complying with this rule will result in either a temp ban or perm ban depending on how bad the griefing is. ■ It is also forbidden to grief the world everybody is playing on. Example: Big holes, liquid towers, etc. ■ griefing land that you have been trusted to will also result in a ban. PvP Allowance ■ You are allowed to PvP with another player if both sides agree. Please make it clear that you and the other participant want to duel or battle in some sort of PvP (Magic or Tech). If the user asks you to leave their area after PvPing or before PvP you must comply with their request. Camping Claims ■ You are not allowed to sit around anyone's claims waiting for them to leave to either annoy, trap or kill the player. This will result in a lengthy ban. Stripping and Destroying Armour ■ Using mods to destroy or remove another player's armor during PvP or in a claim zone is seen as severe griefing and you will receive a permanent ban from the network. Inappropriate/Vulgar Clan Tags ■ You are not allowed to create and allow people to join a clan with a vulgar or inappropriate name. This will result in the leader receiving a ban and the clan being forcefully disbanded by an Administrator. Deliberately Destroying Dimension Spawns ■ This is used to attempt to get worlds like the Nether and End reset more regularly. Not only is this annoying but this will lead to you being banned. The nether and end will not reset because of this, therefore, you are wasting your time and annoying other players more than is necessary. VoidPack 2 Rules These rules are dedicated to the Modded VoidPack 2 server. No Griefing ■ The griefing of others builds is absolutely forbidden. Not complying with this rule will result in either a temp ban or perm ban depending on how bad the griefing is. If you know a way to bypass the claims with a vanilla or modded trick please create a ticket explaining how. If you do this you will not be banned however if you are caught using the bug without reporting it then you will be permanently banned (This does include using the bug after reporting it). PvP Allowance ■ You are allowed to PvP with another player if both sides agree. Please make it clear that you and the other participant want to duel or battle in some sort of PvP. If the user asks you to leave their area after PvPing or before PvP you must comply with their request. Camping on Islands ■ You are not allowed to sit around and get in the way of users while on their island. However, the user of the island can use the /island lock command to prevent this from happening. Deliberately Destroying Dimension Spawns ■ This is used to attempt to get worlds like the Nether and End reset more regularly. Not only is this annoying but this will lead to you being banned. The nether and end will not reset because of this, therefore, you are wasting your time and annoying other players more than is necessary. Building in the Nether ■ Building in the nether is not allowed as this is a skyblock server. If you build there your base it can be removed and nothing refunded. Tinkers Tools ■ Hitting people and/or mining block in the market or any other protected region to level your tools will result in a ban and your tool being removed from you. Staffs of Travelings ■ Using Staffs of Traveling to get inside any area than any staff says is off limits will result in a one day ban after a warning. Using this item to travel outside the market warp or any other region you are not allowed to enter will result in a ban. Rules dedicated to the mall ■ You are not allowed to use a shop as storage, leave it empty for more then 14 days, block the entrance, destroy it with luckyblocks or anything similar. Forum Rules These rules are dedicated to the forums. No Inappropriate Images or Links ■ You are not allowed to post or link any inappropriate images. This includes images that provoke suicide, screamer links, and pornographic material. Memes ARE allowed but they must be PG and kept under moderation. No Spam Posts ■ You are not allowed to post the same message multiple times to bump or attract attention to a thread. Double posts may be removed by moderators if deemed appropriate. No Excessive Swearing ■ You are not allowed to use a large amount of vulgar language within your posts. We allow users to swear in a post as long as it is not directed at another user and it is not highlighted/designed to attract attention. No Racism ■ Racism is strictly not allowed. Anything remotely racist will result in a permanent ban from the forums. No Bullying or Targeting ■ You are not allowed to single out another user or staff member and create ‘Trash Threads’ on the user. If you have an issue with a staff member or player please create a ticket with the appropriate department. No Advertising ■ Do not post links to external sites within our forums. You are allowed to post the AJGaming discord link and image/video links RELATED to The AJGaming Network in some shape or form. No Abusing Forum Ratings ■ You are not allowed to abuse and duplicate forum ratings. This includes signing up with fake accounts to give yourself positive reputation on the server. This will result in an IP Ban from all of your accounts. No Abusing Ticket Feature ■ You are not allowed to abuse the ticket system. This can include reopening old tickets for no valid reason or giving a post a Higher Priority rating than it is required. If this is abused you will receive warning points and a restriction to the ticket system. No Inappropriate Signatures & Profile Posts ■ Please do not make any of your profile posts inappropriate. This also includes signatures. Abuse of this rule will result in a punishment and appropriate action being taken on your profile page.