Rules

Overview of TGS Rules for Moderators, Subscribers, & Streams!

Basic Rules

  1. Listen to TGS Members (Chain of Command – Highest Rank is Leader)
  2. Respectful Communication (No Cursing, Disrespect, Harassment, Inviting to Party, Music, Non-Stop Talking, Racism, Screaming, Singing, Spamming, Talking Over Each Other, Etc.)
  3. Respectful Gameplay (No Bribing, Disrupting, Giveaways, Mutiny, Suicides, Teamkills, Etc.)
  4. Respectful Participation (Don’t Request Looking for Group Posts Unless Guarantee Participation, No Attempting to Control Session, No Live Streaming without Permission, No Trolling, Etc.)
  5. Respect TGS Moderators of All Tiers!

Note: No Special Treatment for Members or Supporters!

Battle Royale Rules

  1. Highest Ranking TGS Member is the Leader of Squad! (Follow Commands)
  2. Do Not Abandon Vehicles as Driver in Open Areas! Especially, if Being Fired Upon!
  3. Do Not Engage Enemies Unless Approved by Command or Absolutely Necessary to Survive!
  4. Do Not Fire Weapons or Use Throwable Items Unless Absolutely Necessary! (i.e. Don’t Throw Smokes for No Reason)
  5. Do Not Lead Enemies to Teammates, Attempt to Communicate Locations, But Never Giveaway Positions!
  6. Do Not Steal Other Players Loot! This Includes Boxes & Kills. Also, This Applies If a Player Calls a House on Landing or Looting Phases.
  7. If the Game Has a Buyback Function, Purchase the Oldest Dead 1st, in Order.
  8. Land & Stick Together, To the Death!
  9. 50+ People Remaining with Only (1) Squad Member Alive = Play Aggressively for Revenge!
  10. Lastly, But Not Least, Have Fun!

Minecraft Rules

  1. DO NOT Build or Modify ANYTHING on the TGS World Map WITHOUT Permission!
  2. Each Individual City/Town Has Separate Laws Governing Construction – Request Permission Prior to Building & Follow Local Ordinances!
  3. Respect Neighbors in Local Towns & Resolve Debates within the TGS Court System! (i.e. Building Permits/Roads/Etc.)
  4. Use of Fire, Lava, Magic, TNT, &/or Water ARE PROHIBITED WITHOUT PERMISSION!

Moderator Section

TGS Moderators

Tier 1 (Executive Moderators)

  • PHARA0H BEAR (Founder/Owner/President)
  • ElektraVoltz (General Manager)
  • Schmageborfer (General Executive Member)

Tier 2 (Lead Moderators)

  • JSmoke87 (Co-Lead Moderator)

Tier 3 (General Moderators)

  • None

Tier 4 (Chat Moderators)

  • BeastlyBonsai12 (Chat Mod) [Level 2]

Note: TGS is Currently NOT Accepting Mod Applications! Stay Tuned for More Info!

Moderator Rules

Mod Attendance

  1. Lead Moderators: 2x/Week for Chat & 2x/Week for Participation (4x Total)
  2. General Moderators: 2x/Week for Chat & 1x/Week for Participation (3x Total)
  3. Chat Moderators: 2x/Week for Chat (2x Total)
  4. All Moderators: 1x/Month for Mod Monthly Meeting (1x Total)

Mod Guidelines

  1. Attendance is Required at Specified Levels per Each Tier of Moderator. Refer to Attendance Requirements. (1.5 Hours Minimum for Approval, 1 Hour Minimum if Pre-Approved on Rare Occasions)
  2. Be Mature… You Represent TGS. Take It Seriously.
  3. If Someone Breaks the Rules, Speak Up! Chat Mods Can Penalize Viewers in YouTube Chat, General Mods & Higher Can Throw Flags! Contact Bear if Flag is Given to Anyone!
  4. Remember Each Mod Has Different Levels of Power, Refer to Hierarchy. Treat All Other Mods with Respect.
  5. Represent TGS in Video Games by Using TGS Clan Tag! Mods Can Use Tag 24/7!

Mod Monthly Meetings

  1. The Purpose of the Mod Monthly Meeting is to Communicate with Mods & Ensure Everyone is Up-to-Date on All of TGS.
  2. Mod Monthly Meetings Allow Mods to Discuss Any Ideas, Issues, Thoughts, or Other Reasonable Topics.
  3. Moderators are Expected to Prepare Any Questions or Thoughts Beforehand, & Thoroughly Read Any Updates to the Rules.

Note: Mod Monthly Meetings Fall on Last Wednesday of Every Month at 8 PM EST.

Mod Monthly Meetings Agenda

  1. Introduction & Attendance
  2. Overview of Announcements & News
  3. Overview of Status of Any Violations & Violators
  4. Moderator Feedback & Updates (One by One)
  5. Conclusion of Meeting

Mod Probation

  1. Moderators That Don’t Meet Attendance Requirements Will Be Placed on a 1-Week Probation. During This Time, the Moderator Can Remove Probation by Meeting Attendance Requirements for 1 Week Straight.
  2. Moderators That Don’t Meet Attendance Requirements While Already on Probation Will Be Escalated to Probation^2. During This Time, the Moderator Must Attend a Mandatory Meeting as well as Meet Attendance Requirements for 2 Weeks Straight to Remove Probation.
  3. Moderators That Violate Probation^2, Thus Reaching Probation^3, Will Be Subject to Demotion or Removal Based on Hierarchy and/or History with TGS.
  4. Mods Do NOT Lose Abilities or Power for Probation or Probation^2, Unless Otherwise Discussed. But, Reaching Probation^3 Suspends All Abilities and Power Immediately. Executive Decision on Demotion or Removal.

Mod Probation Stages

  1. Probation: Basic Level of Probation (Fail Attendance for 1 Week w/o Permission) [1 Successful Week Required to Remove Status]
  2. Probation^2: Failure to Meet Basic Level of Probation Requirements (Fail Attendance for 2+ Weeks w/o Permission) [Meeting Required to Maintain Status – 2 Successful Weeks Required to Remove Status]
  3. Probation^3: Failure to Meet Probation & Probation^2 Requirements (Fail Attendance for 3+ Weeks w/o Permission) [Decision-Making Stage Requiring Demotion or Removal – if Demotion, 3 Successful Weeks in New Position to Remove Status]

Note: Probation Stages Increase and Decrease by One Level at a Time. For Instance, Failing to Meet Requirements While on Probation Will Lead to Probation^2. Whereas, Probation^2 Will Decrease to Probation by Meeting Requirements for 1 Week. Furthermore, Reaching Probation^2 More Than 2x Will Result in Demotion or Removal, Based on Experience, History, & Performance.

Mod Responsibilities

  1. Lead Moderator
    • Attendance Requirements Met
    • Contact All TGS Mods Weekly for Basic Check-In on Situation
    • Monthly Meeting with All TGS Mods (During Last Week of Every Month)
    • Responsibilities Also Include All Listed Below
  2. Co-Lead Moderator
    • Attendance Requirements Met
    • Assist Lead Mod with Monthly Meeting & Weekly Contacting
    • Micromanage General & Chat Moderators
    • Respond to Lead Moderator’s Messages Promptly
    • Responsibilities Also Include All Listed Below
  3. General Moderators
    • Attendance Requirements Met
    • Moderate Chat, Clubs, & In-Game
    • Respond to Lead Moderator’s Messages Promptly
  4. Chat Moderators
    • Attendance Requirements Met
    • Moderate Chat & Clubs
    • Respond to Lead Moderator’s Messages Promptly
    • Note: Chat Mods Have (3) Levels: 1, 2, & 3, Respectively. Chat Mod Requirements Do Not Change with Leveling, But, Level Relates to Power Within Chat Mod Tier. For Instance, a Level 3 Chat Mod Can Penalize Level 1 & Level 2 Chat Mods Without Higher Tier Approval.

Mod Requirements

  1. Age of 18+ (Chat Mods = No Age Requirement)
  2. Display Maturity & Respectfulness
  3. Participate Weekly in Chat &/or Live Streams (Live Streams Preferred!)
  4. Pass Interview & Training
  5. Subscriber for 1+ Years

Violation Section

Violations

  1. First Violation: Minor (Minimal Effect) [Y]
  2. Second Violation: Major (Major Effect) [O]
  3. Third Violation: Long-Term (Long-Term Effect) [R]
  4. Fourth Violation: Permanent (Permanent Effect) [P]

Violation Penalization Removal Periods

  1. Minor Violation: 1 Month Probation
  2. Major Violation: 3-6 Months Probation
  3. Long-Term Violation: 1 Year Probation (Before Review, if Requested)
  4. Permanent Violation: Permanent Ban (No Reviews Permitted)

Thanks for Reading the TGS Rules for Mods, Subscribers, & Streams!