Ceasefire RP Rules

These rules are in place to ensure a fun and engaging role play experience in the community while also keeping yourself and others engaged. Breaking these rules will not only ruin the experience for yourself but others around you and can lead to removal from the server and the community. These rules are in place to protect you and others so please obey them as best you can.

 

Please note that you will be held to the standard of these rules written despite whether you have read them or not will never exclude any punishments the staff may issue.

 

Community Rules

 

Read the Community Rules
      • No disrespectful behaviour
      • No Racism
      • No Sexism
      • No Hate Speech
      • Over excessive bad behaviour in character that can be deemed out of roleplay
      • No harassing players in their Direct Messages over server concerns.
      • Use of exploits or cheats is an immediate permanent ban with no option to appeal
      • You may use profanity within reason if it’s part of your character roleplay
      • You can use disrespectful behaviour in character if it is deemed to fit the situation.

General Role Play Game Rules

Read the General Role Play Game Rules
    • No ERP (Erotic Role Play)
    • Do not break character
    • Do not interfere with staff when they are conducting duties
    • Do not Steal staff clothing or equipment
    • Do not meta game information your character does not know. This includes relaying information when your character is deceased and speaking to players without a radio. Also using platforms such as streams of other players in an attempt to gain inside knowledge is not allowed either.
    • You may use discord for communications if you have a radio with a battery on your person
    • You can use the “lay down” emote to go away from the keyboard. You are safe from being initiated while in this emote.

Hostile Vehicle Initiation

Read the Hostile Vehicle Initiation Rules
  • You must have a roadblock in order to halt a vehicle


  • Your roadblock can only be created by using your own vehicle to block a road. The roadblock must completely block the road and be impassable. 


  • You must have a megaphone to initiate communications on a vehicle being operated


  • You can block a stationary vehicle with your own vehicle


  • You do not have to use a megaphone if you have boxed a stationary vehicle in with your own vehicle. However the vehicle should not be able to move before proceeding to do so.


  • You can not shoot at a moving vehicle unless they either fail to adhere to your commands or attempt to run the roadblock.


  • You can not cover vehicles used as part of a roadblock.


  • You can not Pit Manoeuvre another vehicle.

 

  • You may pursue and follow another vehicle

Power Gaming

Read the Power Gaming Rules
    • No force despawning items or destroying them whether in a base or in the world.
    • No attempting to force gain kill rights by rushing a hostile situation in your favour such as countdown rp, repeatedly shouting commands within a short time frame and not allowing a response. 
    • No using memories of a previous death to justify actions in your current life. Even if you are not playing an entirely new character your previous death removes all memories of previous incidents.
    • You can not regain information after you are deceased from a third party about yourself or an incident that involved you. This includes if you are playing a new character

Combat Logging

Read the Combat Logging Rules
    • Do not log out during or after a hostile situation till at least 10 minutes has passed with zero activity.
    • Do not log out when a base initiation has started unless you have no intentions of logging back in after to engage in the RP.

Reporting a Rule Breach

Read the Reporting a Rule Breach Rules
      • Only make a ticket to report a rule breach if you truly believe to the best of your knowledge that a rule has been broken.
      • Do not make a ticket asking if a player has recorded the incident unless you believe a rule has been breached. 
      • You can not request to view evidence from the other party
      • Wasting Staff time to investigate an issue that was clearly within the rules is a bannable offense.

Age Requirement

Read the Age Requirement Rules
  • Should you be under the age requirement (16 years of age) please contact a staff member

Base Building Rules

Read the Base Building Rules
    • You can not build within 1000m of a safe zone
    • You can not build inside a military zone
    • You can not block access to any military buildings
    • Tents and shelters built outside a locked secure base structure are not secure locations. They can be looted at any time.
    • Do not block any roads! You may build an overpass if it’s high enough to allow all vehicles to pass underneath.
    • Do not construct your exterior walls/gates/doors backwards (soft side out) as this will not be considered secure and will allow for these to be dismantled for offline raiding.
    • You may have up to 10 codelocks per a flag radius
    • You may own 2 flag territories per a group
    • Your flag is your responsibility to maintain and is needed in order to build. Must be raised regularly to prevent the flag reaching the bottom.
    • Completely lowered flags will result in the base despawning within 6 hours.
    • The base may not exceed heights or lows of up to 30 M from the beginning of where the base building structure begins until it’s highest point. Vanilla occupied structures will follow the same concept from the lowest blocked off entrance till the highest..
    • Base must be built realistically with support beams constructed for any floors suspended above the ground. This is limited to two tiles per a pillar for every tile suspended above ground.
    • Base storage is limited to 6500 slots per a flag radius.

Base Raiding Rules

Read the Base Raiding Rules
    • You can not offline raid a base by placing any explosives or dismantling for entry purposes.
    • You can not dismantle a base except for the means of creating an exit if trapped with no other option. However you are limited to dismantling 1 wall and 1 wall only. Should this not be enough you must contact staff.
    • You must ensure the base is occupied by one or more occupants.
    • You must establish communication with the occupants of the base. Should you get no response you must contact the staff.
    • You may not vault/walk over any walls or jump over any structures to gain entry whether an online or offline raid.
    • Should you be the defender of the base you must respond to all communications
    • Bases that have had a raid declared against them must allow a one week grace period whether successful or not. This includes any other factions/groups that attempt to raid after the fact.
    • You can not take over a base with an active flag. You must wait for the flag and part of the base structure to despawn. Staff will not assist in helping you gain entry to a base.
    • You can not return to an active base raid if you have died till a staff member gives the all clear.
    • You can not perform an inside job on another group to steal loot or give access to another group. You may also not be allowed to initiate hostile actions while inside the base should a base raid take place.
    • Staff Will not remove the car cover from a vehicle in the raided territory flag area.
    • Should the base be un-secure such as a wide enough opening like an unclosed door or a gap large enough to walk or crawl through, or a wall/gate/door built backwards (soft side out) you may proceed to do so.
    • All bases within a flag radius are subject to being raided should a raid be initiated.
    • Any base raids online or unsecure raids must be recorded.
    • Should the base defenders surrender you must allow them to leave the premises and all initiation and value of life rules apply.
    • Should they refuse to surrender you may proceed to raid.
    • Defenders are clear to engage attackers once the response is given to their demands.
    • Defenders who have surrendered can return to the base at anytime but will be allowed to be killed on sight without warning from the attackers.
    • You may do an inside job on a base/group for only getting information of the layout and where the loot is located.

Hostile Role Play Rules

Read the Hostile Role Play Rules
    • Do not start an initiation using a radio
    • Do not start an initiation by knocking out or restraining the player
    • Do not attack the player before giving commands
    • Do not engage in any hostile RP in the blue safe zones
    • You may not kill a compliant player who is neither running away or a threat to yourself or others.
    • You may not kill a player for Strafing unless they refuse to stop when told to do so.
    • You can not use terms such as “hands up or die” you must give clear concise commands and to inform the player exactly of your intentions before carrying out your intentions. 
    • You may aim your weapon at a player but remember this makes you a target for being killed on sight by other parties
    • You may use a megaphone or a PA system to initiate
    • Person or persons taking part in initiating Hostile Roleplay Must Be Recording
    • Person or persons being initiated on do not have to record but would be helpful
    • Should you witness hostile roleplay you can intervene for the benefit of the victim. However the players initiating hostile roleplay will have the right to kill the victim in response.
    • Kidnapping a player during hostile roleplay is allowed as long as the player is accompanied at all times and is only held for up to an hour unless the hostage agrees to stay a captive for longer.
    • Players who have been robbed must be left with vitals for survival. Minimum items must include the following clothing. Shoes, pants and a shirt. You must also leave them with 1 drink and 1 food item and a weapon such as a knife to defend themselves.
    • Hostile roleplay is officially over if no activity has happened for over ten minutes. This includes active firing or communications. Re initiation will be required. See initiation rules for clarification on how to initiate.

Vehicle Rules

Read the Vehicle Rules
      • You may own up to two vehicles per a person.
      • Should you be part of a group larger than four you can own up to five vehicles.
      • We do not compensate for player error for broken vehicles. Should your vehicle break you will be asked to supply video as proof for compensation. Should it break via a bug. Video of the driver’s perspective will be the only accepted footage.
      • You must cover your vehicle when not in use to prevent despawning
      • Do not grief vehicles that are not in use. Neither should you attack vehicles unless you’re following roadblock procedures.

Traders

Read the Trader Rules
    • Do not grief players
    • Do not steal from other players
    • Do not access vehicles you do not own without permission
    • No trash talking in trader
    • No breaking roleplay in trader
    • Do not leave vehicles at the trader whether covered or not. Take vehicles at least 1000m outside the safe zone before leaving them unattended. Should you leave a vehicle at the trader contact staff. Abandoned vehicles will be impounded by staff.
    • Do not initiate hostile roleplay within the blue trader zones
    • Do not use megaphones within the trader zones

Server Access

Read the Server Access Rules
    • No Private Steam Accounts.
      No Recent VAC bans or Alt Accounts with Global Bans.
    • No attempt to use a VPN.
    • No Excessive bans from other communities.
    • You May apply for your account to be whitelisted by staff for either a VPN or an exception to the private steam account block. Would require a ticket to be made in discord with an acceptable reason.

Character Name

Read the Character Name Rules
  • You must check both your character name in your launcher settings and discord name are the same. We will not assist you in tickets till that is done.

Character Roleplay

Read the Character Roleplay Rules
  • Do not roleplay as any other species or robot except a human

Zone Rules

Read the Zone Rules
    • You may kill players without any roleplay initiation inside the Red and Pink Zones
    • You may not engage in any kind of hostile roleplay inside the blue zones
    • You may not use the blue zones to avoid any hostile initiations that began outside of said blue zones.