Forum & Website Rules

Forum & Website Rules


We ask that website users follow these rules so that the experience can be the most enjoyable for everyone.

Global Rules

  1. Users are limited to one account. Users caught using multiple accounts may face termination on both accounts.
    1. Due to this rule, virtual-private-networks ("VPNs"), proxies, and other IP address disguisers are not allowed without prior leadership approval.
  2. Users may not disrespect other users.
    1. Additionally, users may not discriminate other users by gender, race, sexuality/lifestyle, age, religion, etc.
  3. Users are expected to follow the Equality & Anti-Harassment Policy which bans the use of hate speech and offensive slurs or terms, such as racial, homophobic, sexist, or other slurs.
  4. Users are expected to follow the Mature & Inappropriate Content policy which bans the use of content with 18+ nudity and levels of violence.
  5. Users are expected to follow the Communication & Language Policy which bans the use of languages other than English in public text/voice.
  6. Users may not spam in any way. This includes mic-spam, chat-spam, or any other sort of repetitive spam.
  7. Users may not avoid or attempt to avoid punishment issued by a staff member.
  8. Users may not interfere with staff duties.
    1. This includes backseat moderating/telling them what to do.
    2. Arguing continually with a staff member is also interfering with staff duties. Please create an abuse report if they are being abusive instead.
  9. Users may not advertise or promote external services such as other gaming communities/clans.
  10. Users may not attempt to exploit, harm, lag, or hinder any of IMS' services or make threats of doing so.
  11. Users may not use any forms of cheats, third-party tools, or any other glitch/exploit or item that gives them an unfair advantage.
  12. Users may not impersonate any IMS members nor pretend to hold a position that they do not.
  13. Users may not break any rules via the use of their username or any other form of communicating.

General Rules

  1. Please reference our Terms of Use.
  2. Please reference our Privacy Policy.
  3. Please reference our Cookies policy.
  4. Do not make posts or content that contains personal/identifiable information or content, especially of another user.
  5. Do not reply to bans that do not pertain to you. You may only reply to a ban if:
    1. You are a staff member that was involved in the situation.
    2. You are a member of management or higher.
    3. You have evidence or a witness account to add to the ban.
    4. You were the person banned.
    5. You are otherwise somehow involved with the ban.
      1. The only person who may appeal a ban on behalf of the banned person is the person that was banned or a member of management or higher. "Friends" cannot appeal bans for them.
  6. Do not abuse the evidence uploader. Only upload evidence that is relevant and only upload if the ban is relevant to you (see rule 5).
  7. Do not put tags on threads that are not relevant/valid to the contents of the thread.
  8. Do not make troll, joke, or ugly posts, threads, or other content on the website.
    1. Please keep content you post on this website well-organized and easy to read.

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