1) Getting a Role:
Ambassador definition - The admin responsible for the species you are or want to be
- Though allowed to write OCs, OCs must be applied for and approved by a species ambassador, extra powers must also be approved
- If you want to change your role you will need to speak to your ambassador.
- You cannot roleplay as your role until it has been approved for use by your ambassador, roleplaying an unapproved character will result in disciplinary action
- You will remain on trial until your profile is complete with the required information obtained from the profile Template. Failure to complete your profile over time could result in the loss of your role
- You will only be able to hold 2 roles in a species at any one time.
2) General Chat Rules:
We are a PG15 site, please see the below guidelines for PG15 based roleplay
- - Cuss words must be kept to minimum and used only in roleplay situations where it is deemed appropriate and tasteful, we do not tolerate slanging matches
- - Sex and implications of sex are permitted to extent, roleplay may reach the point of makeout and undressing and then the scene must be FTB'ed (Fade to Black), roleplayers may then resume the scene from after the FTB
- - Violence is permitted on the site however explicit detail and any graphical description that could cause upset should be avoided
- Please try to avoid interrupting continued posts that end with >> (c) or -, this means that person wants to add an extra part to their roleplay.
- When speaking out of character, please use // before your speech
- Please avoid spamming chat or using excessive capital letters
- Please refrain from spamming the chat with links unless neccessary
- Please do not link or advertise to other roleplay sites on any place on the site, including but not limited to, main chat, and private chat. This includes personal chat rooms
3) Relationship Rules
- If you wish to be in a relationship with someone you will need to speak to yours and your partner's ambassador, some species pairings may require a storyline
- You may not cheat on your approved relationship, if you wish to end the relationship please do so through yours and your partner's ambassador
- Please do not attempt to get between people in a relationship together or participate in cheating on site.
- Cheating and love triangles are discussable topics with your ambassador as long as all parties in the story are in agreement to the terms of the storyline
4) Activity Rules
- You are expected to be active in your role on the site, this means regular appearances on chat and the forum. If you are not seen for 10 consecutive days without explanation, your role will be reset.
- Every month we will run an official activity check, you will be required to check in with a comment to your ambassador between the dates specified in order to confirm you are active in your role, some checks may require proof of RP.
- If you are going to be away for the site for an extended amount of time please comment on the absence group so the admins know you are still active. Please state absence dates if you can, if not the comment will stand for one month before it will expire.
5) Forum Rules
- When creating a long role play starter, or even replying to a starter; break your work up into paragraphs, as block text can be hard for some members to read.
- If you wish to keep a role play between certain members, please list these member names in the thread title.
6) General Rules
- Admin's decisions are final and therefore must be listened to, if you are concerned about the decision an admin has made, please refer the issue to an admin of higher rank
- We do not allow explicit content on the site (Strong Foul language and Explicit Sexual content)
- Do not attempt to access any conversations between the admins regarding any site matter, including admin meetings and the admin group
- Please show courtesy and understanding for other members.
- Please do not discuss potentially upsetting matters on main chat or publicly on the site, this can upset other members (This can include but is not limited to discussing extreme moral views, self-harm, suicide and the forcing of religious views)
- Multiple accounts for members is allowed at the discrecion of the site owner however if your main account is female your second role must be male
- Godmodding is not allowed in roleplay unless for a supernatural power, or if given permission by the other roleplayer, you may only control your own character. Godmodding is defined as the controlling of another player's character.
- You may make custom CSS edits to your profile but the admin controls and inbox/friend request links must be available.
- These rules are subject to be changed at any time and interpreted differently based on what an admin deems necessary of the site
The Admin Team of Eternal City RP