Chat Rules and Guidelines
  1. Be nice!
    1. Don't provoke arguments.
    2. Don't harass other users in main chat or PM.
    3. Don't be abusive to other users.
      1. Jokes about sensitive topics, such as cancer, rape, and gory historical events, are to be avoided even if no user is offended.
    4. Don't use alt accounts to avoid bans.
    5. Don't be rude or dismissive towards new users. Make them feel welcome!
    6. Don't exploit personal information, such as full name, address, or school, about other users without permission. Respect everyone's privacy!
  2. Users under the age of 13 are not permitted to use chat due to U.S. law.
  3. Talk about whatever you like, within reason!
    1. The chat is not limited to Animal Crossing only.
    2. Don't use slurs. Click here for a list of words which are not permitted in the chat.
      1. There is a filter in place to stop slurs from being posted. Attempting to bypass the filter is grounds for a ban.
      2. If the filter accidentally filters something that wasn't a slur, please contact HOAFanguying.
    3. Sexism, racism, homophobia, transphobia, and other discriminatory behavior will not be tolerated.
      1. Use other users' preferred pronouns and names where appropriate.
    4. Keep chat PG-13 rated.
      1. If you're linking to content that's not PG-13, make sure you clearly indicate this by tagging it as NSFW.
    5. Swearing, within reason, is allowed.
    6. English is the main chat language, but any are allowed.
    7. Do not link to logout pages.
  4. Don't spam the chat!
    1. This includes advertising your site, posting the same message repeatedly, or using scripts to disrupt chat.
    2. Don't abuse capital letters.
    3. Don't post large ASCII art outside of spoiler tags.
    4. Don't abuse Unicode diacritics to create messages which extend up the page or "zalgo" text.
    5. In addition, don't incite spamming of other wikis or sites.
  5. The moderators are there to help!
    1. Don't hesitate to contact them.
    2. Mods reserve the right to kick and ban users for breaking any rule at any time.
    3. Abuse of moderator rights will result in them being removed.
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