§ 1 ARMA 3 Black Lotus general rules
§ 1.1 Insults, racism, sexism or general discrimination as well as spam and lasting flame wars will not be tollerated on any service provided BlackLotos-Team, this includes game chat, Teamspeak, Discord and forums.
§ 1.2 Please watch your wording, always remember there is another person on the other end.
§ 1.3 Official forums and ingame languages are German and English.
§ 1.4 Advertising other servers is considered spam and therefore forbidden.
§ 1.5 Hacking/glitching/duping/bugusing or however you wanna classify it is not allowed, please report according incidents or violations to the staff.
§ 1.6 This is a PVP Server.
§ 1.7 The admins are entitled to punish rule violations at their own discretion!
§ 1.8 The admins have no obligation to replace any lost gear or vehicle.
§ 1.9 While the admins are there to help, they won't teleport you or give you information about AI locations at missions.
§ 1.10 If you need Admin support you can contact them in Teamspeak ( 126.96.36.199 ) or Discord ( https://discord.gg/jRJ7KWE )
§ 1.11 Persistent combat loggers will be punished !
§ 1.12 It is not allowed to move or place objects in your base while being attacked.
§ 1.13 It is not allowed to park your vehicles in your virtual garage during combat.
§ 1.13.1 The combat ends 1 minute after the last shot taken or given from the Vehicle.
§ 1.14 It is not allowed to permanently rearm / repair at a rearm / ammunition object.
§ 1.15 It is not allowed to camp a spawn zone from a base. Exception: If a player attacks the base and re spawns there.
§ 1.16 Hacking or abusing allegations must be solved in the TS with an admin and not in the server chat (this will be considered as an offense).
§ 1.16.1 If you think taht somebody isn't plaing legit, go to an admin of trust in TS / Discord.
§ 1.17 You are not allowed to shoot at static missions from a base.
§ 2 ARMA 3 Black Lotus safe zone rules
General SZ Rules:
§ 2.1 No ramming or driving people over in the SZ.
§ 2.2 No trolling in the safe zone (if you think it is going to bother someone it's probably covered by this rule)
§ 2.3 As soon as a vehicle enters the safe zone, it is considered property of the driver or pilot who moved it in there (even if there was an enemy player on another seat)
§ 2.4 Stealing vehicles or their contents is not allowed during their stay in the safe zone.
§ 2.4.1 While in the safe zone, do not use or try the lock feature on vehicles that are not owned by you or your group. (locking people out by deliberately using the wrong key and so on...)
§ 2.5 The ownership of a vehicle in the safezone is void after a regular server restart, locked vehicles will be unlocked and can be stolen if they have been there before the restart.
Safe zone and combat activities:
§ 2.6 It is not allowed to retreat into the nearest safe zone, during a combat situation
§ 2.6.1 If you are beeing followed and shot uppon you are not allowed to rescue yourself into a safe zone
§ 2.6.2 A combat action arises when a player or vehicle was hit by an opposing player.
§ 2.7 A player leaving the safe zone is not allowed to instantly shoot at other leaving or incoming players or vehicles.
§ 2.8 Players are not allowed to 'camp' in a radius of 500m around a safe zone or actively 'camp' at this radius from longer distances.
§ 2.8.1 Although it is allowed to shoot vehicles or players residing in this radius if they are obviously not on a course into or away from the safe zone. (for example: a vehicle or player that shoots or stops inside this radius is still fair game)
§ 2.9 No mines in a radius of 500m around the safe zone.
§ 3 Arma 3 Black Lotus base building rules
Where can you build ?
§ 3.1 Keep a distance of 700m to Towns and Military areas.
§ 3.1.1 those 700m are measured from the last building of the city core not the center.
§ 3.2 The minimum distance to a safe zone is 1200m.
§ 3.3 Building in high loot areas is not allowed. (if you are not sure ask an admin)
§ 3.4 The minimum distance to a high end trader and radioactive zone is 1000m.
§ 3.5 The flag must be accessible by a door.
§ 3.6 The flag may not be blocked with constructions.
§ 3.7 Multiple placement of components to the exact position is prohibited.
§ 4 General stuff
§ 4.1 You have to pay your base in regular intervals otherwise it will get automatically deleted, for the specific date see XM8 and click the territory tile.
§ 4.1.1 Vehicles have to be used (parked out) at least every 21 days otherwise they might get caught as garbage in a database maintenance.
§ 4.2 A player is only allowed to be listed in one territory. (do not build multiple bases !)
§ 4.3 A vehicle that isn't used for 3 days will be automatically unlocked.
§ 5 Artillery Rules
§ 5.1 Shooting on a Mission is only allowed if you are somehow involved into the mission. (no random mission bombing)
§ 5.2 The Shooting on Trader, High End Trader, Spawnzone and Military Zone (grenade) and Rad Zones is forbidden.
§ 5.3 The artillery is not affected by § 1.14
§ 5.4 If those rules are broken you risk loosing your artillery vehicles