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1Code of Conduct
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Welcome to the Ronimo Games discussion forums! These forums are here to provide you with a friendly environment where you can discuss ideas, give game play advice, and converse about any other aspects of Ronimo's products with other members. Community forums are at their best when participants treat their fellow posters with respect and courtesy. Therefore, we ask that you conduct yourself in a civilized manner when participating in these forums.

The guidelines and rules listed below explain what behavior is expected of you and what behavior you can expect from other community members. Note that the following guidelines are not exhaustive, and may not address all manner of offensive behavior. As such, the forum moderators shall have full discretion to address any behavior that they feel is inappropriate. Your access to these forums is a “privilege,” and not a “right.” Ronimo Games reserves the right to suspend your access to these forums at any time for reasons that include, but are not necessarily limited to, your failure to abide by these guidelines.

We reserve the right to evaluate each incident on a case by case basis. The action we take may be more lenient or more severe than those listed under each category.

Racial/Ethnic

This category includes both clear and masked language and/or links to websites containing such language or images which:

  • Promote racial/ethnic hatred
  • Are recognized as a racial/ethnic slur
  • Allude to a symbol of racial/ethnic hatred

If a member is found to have participated in such actions, he/she will:

  • Be temporarily banned from the Ronimo Games forums
  • Be given a final warning, any further Code of Conduct violations may result in permanent ban from the forums


Extreme Sexuality/Violence

This category includes both clear and masked language and/or links to websites containing such language or images which:

  • Refer to extreme and/or violent sexual acts
  • Refer to extremely violent real life actions
  • Pornography

If a member is found to have participated in such actions, he/she will:

  • Be permanently banned from the Ronimo Games forums


Real-Life Threats

This category includes both clear and masked language and/or links to websites containing such language or images which:

  • Refer to violence in any capacity that is not directly related to our games

If a member is found to have participated in such actions, he/she will:

  • Be temporarily banned from the Ronimo Games forums
  • Be given a final warning, any further Code of Conduct violations may result in a permanent ban from the forums


Distribution of Real-Life Personal Information

This category includes:

  • Releasing any real-life information about other members or Ronimo Games employees

If a member is found to have participated in such actions, he/she will:

  • Be permanently banned from the Ronimo Games forums


Sexual Preference

This category includes both clear and masked language and/or links to websites containing such language or images which:

  • Insultingly refer to any aspect of sexual preference pertaining to themselves or other members

If a member is found to have participated in such actions, he/she will:

  • Be temporarily banned from the forums
  • Be given a final warning, any further Code of Conduct violations may result in a permanent ban from the forums


Posting Cheats, Hacks, Trojan Horses, or Malicious Programs

This category includes:

  • Posting links to cheats, hacks, or malicious viruses / programs
  • If you would like to report information regarding cheats or hacks to Ronimo Games, send it to cheating@ronimo-games.com. Do NOT post it to the forums.

If a member is found to have participated in such actions, he/she will:

  • Be permanently banned from the Ronimo Games forums


Impersonating a Ronimo Games Employee

This category includes:

  • Passing yourself off as a Ronimo Games employee to post false information

If a member is found to have participated in such actions, he/she will:

  • Be given a final warning, any further Code of Conduct violations may result in a permanent ban from the forums


Posting Unreleased Content / Hacking Data Files

This category includes language and/or links to websites containing such language or images which:

  • Show unreleased images or movies from future Ronimo Games' projects
  • Discuss, or display any data not available through normal game play

If a member is found to have participated in such actions, he/she will:

  • Be permanently banned from the Ronimo Games forums


Obscene/Vulgar

This category includes both clear and masked language in posts, signatures, and/or links to websites containing such language or images which:

  • Are an inappropriate reference to human anatomy or bodily functions
  • Are pornographic in nature

If a member is found to have participated in such actions, he/she will:

  • Be given a temporary ban from the Ronimo Games forums, depending upon severity


Inappropriate language

This category includes both clear and masked language and/or links to websites containing such language or images which:

  • Are a mildly inappropriate reference to human anatomy or bodily functions
  • Are otherwise considered objectionable

If a member is found to have participated in such actions, he/she will:

  • Be given a temporary ban from the Ronimo Games forums, depending upon severity


Harassing or Defamatory

This category includes both clear and masked language and/or links to websites containing such language or images which:

  • Insultingly refer to other members, Ronimo Games employees, or groups of people
  • Result in ongoing harassment to other members, Ronimo Games employees, or groups of people

If a member is found to have participated in such actions, he/she will:

  • Be given a temporary ban from the Ronimo Games forums, depending upon severity

Harassment takes many forms, and is not necessarily limited to the type of language used, but the intent. Repeatedly targeting a specific member with harassment can lead to more severe action. The idea behind this is to prevent any one member from consistently being uncomfortable in the Ronimo Games forums.


Major Religions or Religious Figures

This category includes both clear and masked language and/or links to websites containing such language or images which:

  • Negatively portray major religions or religious figures

If a member is found to have participated in such actions, he/she will:

  • Be given a temporary ban from the Ronimo Games forums, depending upon severity


National

This category includes both clear and masked language and/or links to websites containing such language or images which:

  • Promote national hatred
  • Are recognized as national slurs
  • Allude to symbols of national hatred

If a member is found to have participated in such actions, he/she will:

  • Be given a temporary ban from the Ronimo Games forums, depending upon severity


Illegal Drugs or Activities

This category includes both clear and masked language and/or links to websites containing such language or images which:

  • Reference to abusing illegal drugs
  • Reference to performing illegal activities

If a member is found to have participated in such actions, he/she will:

  • Be given a temporary ban from the Ronimo Games forums, depending upon severity


Spamming and Trolling

This category includes:

  • Excessively communicating the same phrase, similar phrases, or pure gibberish
  • Creating threads for the sole purpose of causing unrest on the forums
  • Causing disturbances in forum threads, such as picking fights, making off topic posts that ruin the thread, insulting other posters
  • Making non-constructive posts
  • Abusing the Reported Post feature by sending false alarms or nonsensical messages
  • Numbering a thread, IBTL, TLDR, or any other fad statements

If a member is found to have been spamming or trolling, he/she will:

  • Be given a temporary or permanent ban from the Ronimo Games forums, depending upon severity


Creating Duplicate Threads

This category includes:

  • Creating threads about existing topics
  • Creating a separate thread about an existing topic for further discussion in more than one forum

If a member is found to have been creating duplicate threads, he/she will:

  • Be given a temporary ban from the Ronimo Games forums, depending upon severity


Cross Linking Threads

This category includes:

  • Linking to threads from other forums
  • Creating threads with the sole purpose of linking another post

If a member is found to have been cross linking threads, he/she will:

  • Be given a temporary ban from the Ronimo Games forums


Advertising

This category includes advertisement of:

  • Any non-beneficial, non- Ronimo Games related businesses, organizations, or websites

If a member is found to have been advertising, he/she will:

  • Be given a temporary ban from the Ronimo Games, depending upon severity


Discussing Disciplinary Actions

This category includes:

  • Creating posts or threads to discuss disciplinary actions taken against a member

If a member is found to have participated in such actions, he/she will:

  • Be given a temporary ban from the Ronimo Games forums, depending upon severity

Circumventing a Suspension/Ban

This category includes:

  • Posting on another account
  • Having someone post on your behalf

If a member is found to have participated in such actions, he/she will:

  • Be permanently banned from posting on the Ronimo Games forums
     

IMPORTANT

  • Repeatedly violating any area of the Forum Code of Conduct, including the areas detailed above, will often result in permanent banishment from the forums.
  • This policy is not language-restrictive. Language that falls under this policy will always be subject to the repercussions listed, whether it is inappropriate in English or any other language.

The bottom line is that we want these forums to be a fun and safe environment for all members. In playing our games and posting on these forums, you will encounter other members who share different experiences and come from vastly different backgrounds. While certain language and images may not be offensive to you, consider the fact that that same language and images may have a completely different effect on someone else.

 
 
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