Rules

General


Do NOT use x-ray (mods or texture packs), exploit chunk lag/fog glitch/etc. These are all construed as the same thing. 
If you do see a base/chests with chunk lag/fog glitch, etc., and you go there, it is typically looked at as the same as xraying and you will be caught and banned. If you have even a thought that it might be seen as x-ray, do not do it.


Punishment: Permanent Ban

Do NOT use range hack, food eating hacks, speed hack, fly hack, or any possible pvp hacks/cheats/mods.

Punishment: Permanent Ban

Do NOT try to circumvent your bans (different/alt characters, logging in through a friends, etc).

Punishment: Double length of temp ban - multiple infractions = PERMA BAN

Do NOT use 3rd party mods which can have an impact on PvP, including mods to switch armor. This is just exploitation and takes zero skill. 

Punishment: Permanent Ban.

Do NOT use exploits to get to where you shouldn't be, such as block lag, logging in and out, piston exploits, etc.

Punishment: 3 day temp ban for the first offense. Repeated attempts result in Permanent Ban.

Do NOT try to exploit into someones base. 

Punishment: 3 day temp ban for the first offense. Repeated attempts result in Permanent Ban.

Do NOT hold up the arenas, try to exploit in them, or general harassment/cheating in them, etc. 

Punishment: 1 day temp ban for the first offense. Repeated attempts result in Permanent Ban.

Do NOT combat log away from PvP scenarios. If we catch you, or if there is proof, you will be banned.

Punishment: 3 day temp ban for the first offense. Repeat offense: 7 day temp ban.

Do NOT abuse any glitch/exploit (A glitch (also known as a bug) is a fault in a program that causes it to function improperly. ) etc. whether client side or otherwise that gives you any sort of advantage or that disadvantages other players.

Punishment: 1 week temp ban depending upon severity for the first offense. Repeat/severe offense: Permanent Ban
 

Chat

Do NOT spam global chat. This is seen as typing multiple lines quickly, within just a matter of seconds of each other. If a staff member tells you to stop, you must stop. 

Punishment: Mute (length to be determined by severity) Repeated offenses result in longer, to permanent bans.

You CAN trash talk, to an extent. (Excessive swearing is not tolerated.) However, if asked to stop by the other party or manager and you refuse or argue, you will be banned.

Punishment: 2 day temp ban

Advertising any entity that is not affiliated with AgeOfXethera will result in an immediate Permanent Ban.
 

Harassment

Repeated harassment in-game or any voice chat (Discord, Teamspeak, etc.) after being told to stop by a player or staff member will result in a ban. Harassment is not limited to chat.

Punishment: 3 day temp ban for the first offense. Repeated offenses result in Permanent Ban.

Hackers

You must post proof on the AgeOfXethera Report forums, Repeatedly calling hacker, hackusations, etc in non-private chat will result in a ban. If a staff member tells you to stop or "go post on the forums", do so. Otherwise, you will be temp banned. 

Punishment: 1 day temp ban.

Arguing, complaining, etc about the verdict of a hacker claim, outside of the designated thread on the forum, will result in a ban from in-game (if applicable) or forum.

Punishment: 2 day temp ban for the first offense. Repeated offenses result in Permanent Ban.

Staff Respect

Any disrespect, name calling, complaining, arguing, etc., will result in a ban. If it is a serious allegation, please post it on the forum or send us a Private Message. Likewise, the staff needs to be professional and unbiased in their opinions of the players.

Punishment: 3 day temp ban for the first offense. Repeated offenses will result in Permanent Ban.

Final note: The staff team have the right to ban for anything at their discretion. They can and will make judgement calls when needed. Everything is up to the discretion of the server staff and subject to change at anytime. If you play nice, by the rules and be a decent human being, you should have no problem enjoying your time on AgeOfXethera.