Forum Specific Rules

Sep 12, 2016
Forum Specific Rules
  • These rules apply to each and every post on the forums. If a post is in breach of any of the following rules, please use the forum report button. All punishments are at staff discretion. If you have a problem with the way a staff member handled a situation, then please contact the Community Manager system at to discuss.

    Note: By following these rules, all players may freely communicate within the EMC Community. Violation of these rules will result in possible revoking of this ability and further staff action, if deemed necessary.

    F1: Do not Spam

    Offenses covered by this rule include:

    • Posting multiple posts with the same, or similar content
    • Posting multiple threads with the same, or similar content
    • Posting content with no value
    • Posting off-topic content
    • Bumping constantly - You may bump, at earliest, 3 hours after the last post. This 3 hour timer is based on the last post by any player in the thread and applies to all forum areas including auctions.
    • Hijacking another player's thread
    • Posting for the sole use of advertising an outside product or website
    • Posting in any language except English

    F2: Respect Everything and Everyone

    Be mindful that there are people with other religions, ethnic backgrounds, political views, etc than what you may have. While you may not agree with other players' viewpoints on these matters, it is NEVER okay to insult another player or their beliefs anywhere on the forum. Threads about topics that cause conflict are heavily monitored and will be shut down if the line is crossed at any time, as deemed by Staff.

    Offenses covered by this rule include:

    • Flaming
    • Trolling in a negative way
    • Rudeness
    • Racism
    • Sexism
    • Threats towards others
    • Attacks of sexual orientation
    • Insulting others
    • Attacks towards religion
    • Bullying
    • Indirect insults

    F3: Stay Appropriate/Family Friendly

    All of EMC is considered PG
    Offenses covered by this rule include:

    • Swearing
    • Posting pornographic content
    • Discussing ways to break the rules
    • Linking to sites that break any of the rules
    • Discussion of drugs
    • Distributing viruses
    • Discussion of illegal activities

    F4: Do Not Abuse Features

    Offenses covered by this rule include:

    • Using alt accounts or friends to boost likes, followers, or trophies. Alternate accounts include any accounts on your IP connection, even if you're not the same person.
    • Asking for likes or followers
    • Exploiting any bug
    • Hacking other players' accounts

    F5: Obey the Sectional Rules

    All threads must be posted in their appropriate forums (Ex: All auction related threads are to take place within the indicated Auction forums). If a thread is posted incorrectly, it may be moved by a staff member to the appropriate section. If the thread does not follow the set of rules for the forum section it is moved to, it may be locked without warning.

    F6: Do Not Try to Bend the Rules

    If you do something that we do not allow, even if it isn't explicitly listed here, you are still breaking the rules. Offenses covered by this rule include:

    • Attempting to bypass the rules
    • Breaking the rules in a subtle way
    • Doing something you know isn't allowed, even if it isn't listed here
    • Disobeying the staff team
    Staff decision is final.

    Please follow the simple and fair EMC rules derived from our professional staff team.

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