Rule 1 – Offensive Language
Swearing is permitted within reason, but you must not use any language which is deemed offensive or obscene.
Rule 2 – Item Scamming
You must not scam or deceive other players.
Rule 3 – Password Scamming
Asking for another players password for any reason will not be tolerated.
Rule 4 – Cheating/Bug Abuse
Any bugs found within the game must be reported to Shimlar Staff immediately.
Rule 5 – Shimlar Staff Impersonation
You should not attempt to impersonate any of Shimlar staff in any way.
Rule 6 – Account Sharing/Trading
Please see: THIS POST
Rule 7 – Macroing
You must not use other programs to gain an unfair advantage at the game* *Every in game action must have a corresponding manual action. I.e. each click must be either a tap or click. Any action that can perform multiple in game actions at once is an offence.
Rule 8 – Multiple Logging-In
If you create more than one account you are permitted to be logged on to more than one at a time, as long as you are able to see chat to respond to macro checks.
Rule 9 – Encouraging Others to Break Rules
You must not encourage others to break any of the Shimlar rules.
Rule 10 – False Representations
This service must be used appropriately and treated with respect at all times.
Rule 11 – Advertising/Website
You are not allowed to advertise in the Shimlar game or forums.
Rule 12 – Real World Item Trading
Items / gold must only be traded for services in game. (PRIOR PERMISSION CAN BE GIVEN BY AN ADMIN FOR THIS TO HAPPEN
Rule 13 – Asking for Personal Details
To protect players' safety and privacy, you must not ask for personal details.
Rule 14 – Misuse of Official Forums
Forums must be used respectfully at all times.
Rule 15 – Advert Blocking
Please do not block the Adverts, these help in paying for the servers.
Rule 16 – Enforcement
Staff members enforce the rules, not players.
Rule 17 – Racism
Racism, in any form, will not be tolerated.
Rule 18 – SPAM
No one likes spam, not even in a sandwich, If you spam chat you may receive a warning. If you continue you will be issued with a punishment deemed fit by said staff member.
Rule 19 – Pictures
NO inappropriate sharing of pictures will be tolerated!
Rule 20 – Game Bashing
This will not be tolerated. Be it Shimlar or another game.
Rule 21 – Names
No use of inappropriate names - This includes drugs, swearwords and insults. (Player names, last names, clan names, clan descriptions ect). NO ALL CAPS Char names
Rule 22 – Cheating
All actions in the game must be completed using your mouse (Computer) or Touch Screen (Mobile/Tablet devices).
Rule 23 – Cheating 2.0
You are forbidden to use any automation software, speed clickers, or scripts to avoid barriers in the game.
Rule 24 – English
All open world messages must be in English only.
Rule 25 – No Drugs
HARD Drug talk is strictly prohibited. Examples being: Heroin, Crack, Cocaine, LSD, Meth, Etc. You can talk about the green stuff all you like.
Rule 26 – PK
If you are in a PK Zone you are going to die, it’s your choice to be within that zone – However if you’re an attacking player killing another player over and over and over it’s deemed to be “Chain Killing” This is at the crews discretion (admin/mod/arch) as to what punishment is necessary – admins can increase your PK Timer, mods and arches can request for this to be increased or even mute you!
Rule 27 – Saywhatnow?
Any issues in game should be reported to a moderator, and they will take appropriate action.
If the situation requires further assistance or judgement, a moderator will seek the assistance of an arch moderator.
Just like the moderators, if the arch moderator requires help, assistance or judgement they will seek the assistance of an admin.
Punishments will be handed down by the staff member online at the time.
In exceptional circumstances punishments can be overruled and increased or decreased by an admins or an arch.
Clans, unless extreme (defined by admin) are not moderated.
Reborns found to be trading between characters be that a mule or clan member is prohibited – A more permanent solution is being put into place to enforce this – Remember the DB Logs all trades – Loopholes are present and if found – Feel free to use them**
**If the administration bear witness to said loophole being used appropriate action will be taken to rectify said loophole.
Punishments vary, based on offense.
Any breach in any of the above rules will be taken VERY Seriously and action will be appropriate to said offence