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You will not post material that you believe to be inaccurate, false, or misleading. You will not personally attack another poster or use information gathered on the forums to harass other forum goers. If you disagree with an opinion or idea, there is no reason to become hostile.
1a. Offensive Content:
You will not create posts that are abusive and/or offensive. You will not use avatars or post links to websites or images that contain and/or make reference to illicit mind-altering drugs, pornography, racism, graphic violence and/or illegal content. In addition, for the benefit of all, no discussion on religion and politics will be allowed. You will not attempt to sneak around the censor filter by using net-speak. Forum goers who do so will have their post(s) removed and their accounts terminated immediately.
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You will not attempt to create more than one similar thread for your topic. Likewise, you will not create threads that are slightly different but share the same content.
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1h. Content Abuse:
Any posts that do not provide any substance to the discussion, or the community as a whole, will be removed. This includes abuse of the color/size tags, spamming nothing but smiley faces, abusing the quote function, posting without using the search function first, ranting in every thread, etc.
You will not harass other forum goers or behave in a manner that is considered abusive, offensive and/or racist.
2a. Identity Spoofing:
You will not attempt to impersonate a Bandai Namco Entertainment America employee or moderator. Forum goers who do so will have their post(s) removed and their accounts terminated immediately.
You will not use the forums to share, distribute, or provide links to sites that contain bugs, bots, cracks, cheat codes, hacks, exploits, software keys, licenses, viruses or any form of information system pertaining but not limited to Digimon Heroes! Bandai Namco Entertainment America, views this as a serious offense. Forum goers who do so will have their post(s) removed and their accounts terminated immediately. Should you find a non-abusive bug pertaining to any of the Bandai Namco Entertainment America products, please use the Bug Reports forum to let us know about it or contact us directly via the support ticket system. For exploits and other such cheats, please make immediate use of the support ticket system.
You will not engage in trolling or post in a manner intended to anger or insult another poster or posters. Behavior of this sort is frowned upon and will be dealt with accordingly.
2d. Multiple Accounts:
You will not deliberately create multiple accounts to evade suspension or other such penalties, or to reply to your own thread and/or post(s). You are personally responsible for your conduct on the forums and in game. If you create a new account to continue bad behavior because another account was auctioned again, any accounts involved will be permanently revoked. Disciplinary actions such as a forum suspension apply to a person, not specifically an account. This also includes posting by proxy or on behalf of a suspended user.
2e. Illegal Activities:
You will not post or link to sites that discuss or promote illegal activities. These activities include mind-altering drugs &
substances, hacking or botting, criminal activities, sexual relations with minors, and financial scams, or pyramid selling. Forum goers who do so will have their post(s) removed and their accounts terminated immediately.
2f. Unauthorized Access:
You will not utilize any form of bug exploits, hacks, or cracks to bypass and/or modify the forums and its contents. You will not attempt to retrieve information beyond the level of your account status. You will not attempt to gain unauthorized access to secured sites of the forum. Forum goers who do so will have their post(s) removed and their accounts
2g. Private Messages:
Private messages are subject to these Forum Rules, and shall be kept private unless a user has the expressed and written consent of the author of said message(s) to publicly post the information contained therein.
2h. Forum Attacks:
You will not use this forum to organize attacks against this forum, forum goers of this forum, or other websites. Forum goers who do so will have their post(s) removed and their accounts terminated immediately.
At the request of a moderator, you will cease to post and/or provide links to content that is considered offensive or unacceptable.
By posting on this forum, you agree that Bandai Namco Entertainment America has the right to modify and/or remove any offensive post(s), remove profanity and racists comments, and modify thread titles to correctly reflect content, at our own discretion.
You will not advertise or promote other forums, websites, blogs, or online communities without the prior written permission from Bandai Namco Entertainment America. Forum goers who do so will have their post(s) removed and their accounts terminated
Due to the real-time nature of the forums, we do not and cannot monitor the content of every post. Bandai Namco Entertainment America does not assume responsibility over the content of any messages. Bandai Namco Entertainment America reserves the right to remove messages and/or restrict posting rights at our own discretion. Any violation of the forum rules may result in your posting privileges removed and/or your account being terminated.
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The forum is governed by our Forum Rules. By joining the forum, you agree that any violation of the Forum Rules on your part, intentional or unintentional, is subject to moderation. Bandai Namco Entertainment America reserves the right to all final decisions on matters regarding forum violations, or disputes with Bandai Namco Entertainment America policies.
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Forum goers are allowed to have a signature which will be attached to every post they make on the forums of Bandai Namco Entertainment America.
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Forum goers are allowed to have one signature still image (non-animated) limited in width to 600px and in height to 250px and may contain up to 5 lines of text using the default font size. Supported image formats are JPG, GIF, PNG. Other image formats are not allowed. The max allowed signature image size is 200kb.
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The standard rules apply to signatures and avatars. They may not include content considered to be offensive, abusive, racist and/or contains any kind of sexual images. You will not promote websites which are in competition with Bandai Namco Entertainment America or hacking, gold-selling or any other kind of illegal activity. Abusing the color/size tags and 'quote' function, spamming smiley faces, and posting links to dangerous and/or inappropriate websites is not allowed. Forum goers who do so will have their signatures and avatars removed and will be dealt with accordingly.
If Forum goers create signatures or avatars that break the rules, those signatures will be removed. In addition, they will receive a warning and lose the right to edit their signature for 1 week. If Forum goers continue to break these rules, their access to edit Signatures or avatars will be removed permanently.
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Violation of any or all of these rules may result in removal of your posting privileges, closing of your account and banning of your username and IP address. Moderators are not obliged to provide a user with a warning prior to banning their account, and will enforce these Guidelines to ensure the greatest possible success of this Community.