|Full Breakdown Of Rules And Guidelines:|
Non-Conformity (2nd time)
Repeated Offences (3rd and 4th times)
Chronic Offender (5th and 6th times)
No Sign Of Relentment (7+ times)
Written warning + optional 5 minute timeout
|1||Being generally disrespectful or rude to community members||Warning||Short Timeout||Standard Timeout||Long Timeout||Ban||Short Timeout|
30 minute timeout, max. 0 suspensions
|2||Conduct detrimental to RSC||Standard Timeout||Season Mute||Ban|
|1 hour timeout|
|3||Abusing others||Long Timeout||Extended Timeout||Severe Timeout||Ban||Long Timeout|
24 hour timeout
|4||General toxic behavior||Warning||Long Timeout||Extended Timeout||Season Timeout||Ban|
3 day timeout, min. 1 match and event suspension
|5||Threatening staff||Long Timeout||Season Timeout||Ban|
7 day timeout, min. 2 match and event suspensions
|6||18+ conversations||Warning||Short Timeout||Standard Timeout||Long Timeout||Ban|
7 day timeout, suspended from all matches and events until the end of the current season (or the following season, if it is within 7 days of playoffs or later)
|7||NSFW images or descriptions||Short Timeout||Long Timeout||Severe Timeout||Ban||Enforced Break||14 day timeout|
|8||Excessively spamming text chat with text or reactions|
Warning (5 minutes recommended)
|Short Timeout||Standard Timeout||Long Timeout||Ban||Trade Ban|
Banned from the trade channel indefinitely
|9||Spamming voice chat/spam joining voice||Standard Timeout||Long Timeout||Extended Timeout||Severe Timeout||Ban|
Banned from posting to #serious-suggestions, -discussion, and other RSC serious discussion channels until the end of the current season
|10||Posting scam/spam links||Standard Timeout||Long Timeout||Extended Timeout||Severe Timeout||Ban||RSC Event Ban|
Indefinite ban from all RSC events (RSCC, tournaments, etc.)
|11||Swearing directed at another member||Warning||Short Timeout||Long Timeout||Severe Timeout||Ban||Ban|
Indefinite ban from all RSC platforms
|12||Using slurs or bigoted speech||Long Timeout||Severe Timeout||Ban|
Removed From Event
Removed from the relevant event and the next instance of it
|13||Impersonating members or staff||Severe Timeout||Ban||Season Mute|
Timed out until the end of the current RSCC season
|14||Known trade scamming||Trade Ban||Ban|
|15||Breaking Rocket League TOS||Short Timeout||Severe Timeout||Ban||Notes|
Any timeout of an hour or more than overlaps the start of or any part of an RSC event blocks the player from participating in that specific part of the event (an entire match in the case of RSCC - the time is 10 PM ET); if they play, their team forfeits the games they played in and they receive punishment under the category of "attempting to bypass punishments".
|16||Misuse of channels||Warning||Warning||Short Timeout||Standard Timeout||Long Timeout|
Timeout lengths do not stack, but minimum match suspensions do stack.
|17||Lying to staff||Warning||Long Timeout||Severe Timeout||Ban|
Anyone who reached Ban status will be placed on Enforced Break while staff determines if they actually deserve a ban, and will serve out the Enforced Break in absence of a ban.
|18||False accusations of serious offence||Warning||Long Timeout||Severe Timeout||Ban|
Anyone who reaches Ban status and is actively causing problems while on Enforced Break will be banned, and then have their situation discussed.
|19||False accusations of serious offence towards staff||Warning||Severe Timeout||Ban|
Anyone who reaches their second Enforced Break will be considered for a Ban.
|20||Serious (death/assault) threats||Standard Timeout||Extended Timeout||Ban|
Anyone who reaches No Sign Of Relentment in any two categories will be considered for a Ban.
|21||Discussing in topic discussion channels without reading||Warning||Warning||Suggestion Ban|
Any misbehavior that covers multiple categories will count as a strike for each one, and the punishments combined as described above.
|22||Non-English text in chat||Warning||Warning||Short Timeout||Long Timeout||Enforced Break|
|RSCC / Other Events||Forgiveness Cycle|
Shortly after the end of the RSCC season (approx. every 15 weeks), all members will have their strike count decrease by two in all areas which they have not received a ban in.
|23||Throwing a match or fixing matches||Extended Timeout||Season Timeout||Ban|
Committing a misbehavior within a few days of the forgiveness cycle restarting will receive double strikes in all relevant areas, and at minimum 1 strike in mod-baiting.
|24||Rage quitting||Warning||Short Timeout||Extended Timeout||Severe Timeout||RSC Event Ban|
Suggestion Bans are lifted with the forgiveness cycle, regardless of the number of strikes left; they are reapplied if the appropriate number of strikes is met or exceeded upon gaining another strike.
|25||Falsely/incorrectly reporting scores||Warning||Short Timeout||Short Timeout||Extended Timeout||Extended Timeout|
All other bans are only lifted by staff discretion with majority of admin support.
|26||Other cheating||Severe Timeout||Season Timeout||Ban|
|27||Leaving the server while mid-event (including RSCC)||Removed From Event||Removed From Event||Ban|
GMs and staff will serve punishments the same as all other members of the community. This punishment can be removed or altered by the mod committee if necessary.
|28||Pinging between midnight and noon ET||Warning||Short Timeout||Long Timeout||Long Timeout||Long Timeout|
GM and Staff Punishment Stages
|29||Pointless pings or pinging without context||Warning||Short Timeout||Standard Timeout||Long Timeout||Enforced Break||No Problem|
|30||Misusing group pings||Warning||Short Timeout||Long Timeout||Long Timeout||Enforced Break|
Minor Discussion - a single potentially serious issue or concern; several rather minor problems
|31||Pinging a staff role as a joke||Short Timeout||Long Timeout||Extended Timeout||Severe Timeout||Ban|
Monthly Check-In - a somewhat serious concern; frequently recurring minor problems or reports
Weekly Check-In - a very serious problem; repeat serious concerns or report; constantly recurring minor to major problems or reports
|32||Spoiling recent media (within a month)||Warning||Short Timeout||Standard Timeout||Long Timeout||Enforced Break||Dismissal|
Discussing politics, religion, or other serious real-life topics in bad faith or an offensive manner
|Warning||Short Timeout||Long Timeout||Long Timeout||Enforced Break|
|34||Asking for specific punishments for yourself or another||Short Timeout||Long Timeout||Extended Timeout||Severe Timeout||Ban|
|35||Testing or baiting mods||Short Timeout||Long Timeout||Severe Timeout||Ban|
|36||Baiting other community members||Warning||Short Timeout||Long Timeout||Severe Timeout||Enforced Break|
|37||Attempting to bypass punishments||Warning||Long Timeout||Enforced Break||Ban|
|38||Attempting to time misbehaviors to minimize punishments||Warning||Long Timeout||Extended Timeout||Severe Timeout||Enforced Break|
|39||Encouraging drama or rule-breaking, or promising to do so||Short Timeout||Long Timeout||Long Timeout||Extended Timeout||Enforced Break|
|40||Collaborating to commit misbehaviors||Long Timeout||Extended Timeout||Severe Timeout||Enforced Break||Ban|
|GM1||Abusing player trust|
|GM3||Breaking other GM guidelines|
|GM4||Committing misbehaviors in the Meta category|
|GM5||Committing other misbehaviors|
|GM6||Failing to respond to player concerns|
|GM7||Toxic/unpleasant team Discord|
|S1||Abusing player trust|
|S3||Breaking other staff guidelines|
|S4||Committing misbehaviors in the Meta category|
|S5||Committing other misbehaviors|