Rules / TOS

VortexRust.GG General Rules

These rules are subject to change at ANY time and are up to staff’s discretion.

Failure to READ THESE RULES is not an acceptable excuse


For any questions regarding VortexRust.GG Rules,

Please create a ticket!


Terms of Service

Discord Terms of Service: https://discord.com/terms

Rust Terms of Service: https://facepunch.com/legal/tos

Tebex Terms of Service: https://checkout.tebex.io/terms


Tebex Statement

We partner with Tebex Limited (www.tebex.io), who are the official merchant of digital content produced by us. If you wish to purchase licenses to use digital content we produce, you must do so through Tebex as our licensed reseller and merchant of record. In order to make any such purchase from Tebex, you must agree to their terms, available at https://checkout.tebex.io/terms. If you have any queries about a purchase made through Tebex, including but not limited to refund requests, technical issues or billing enquiries, you should contact Tebex support at https://www.tebex.io/contact/checkout in the first instance.


VAC or Game Bans

No more than 2 VAC Bans

No more than 2 Game Bans

No bans within the last 30 days on your Steam Profile

No Rust Game Bans (regardless of age of ban)

No Rust Temp Game Banned Alt Accounts within 90 days.


What if it's a "false ban?"

Appeal with the banning agency.

Vortex has no authority over EAC, VAC, or Community bans, until your ban is appealed you will remain banned.

EAC APPEALS: https://www.easy.ac/en-us/support/game/contact/appeal/

Hacks, Cheats, Use of Scripts, Glitching, or Exploits

No use of any hardware or software to gain an unfair advantage

Example: Scripting, Flyhacks, and ESP

Exploiting of game mechanics will result in an immediate ban

Example: Sleeping in Red Card Room on Oil

Known building exploits are okay as long as it doesn’t give you an unfair advantage or place you outside of the intended gameplay area

Example: Bunker bases


Ban Evasion and Hacker Association

Do not evade a ban from Vortex or Rust, we will catch you.

A player belonging to the same team as a cheater will be banned for the duration of the wipe.

Teaming with a known cheater will result in a permanent ban on the first offense.

Example: Your teammate just got banned for using ESP, you would also be banned for the duration of the wipe, if staff are able to determine you have played with the cheater before you will be perm banned.


Teaming

Respect the server’s group limit

No Alliances - Doesn’t mean you have to kill everyone on sight

No “bagging in” of other players to craft you items

No roaming with those outside of your team

The group limit applies to those online and offline, if your buddy logs off for the night it doesn’t mean you’re now a solo player


Trading is allowed as long as it’s done through a shop front or at a safe zone

STAFF HAS FINAL SAY ON WHAT IS CONSIDERED TEAMING


Team Swapping

Remove the player from your team/clan

Destroy all bags belonging to the player

Remove and replace ALL locks

Deauth and Reauth on TC and all Turrets

PLAYER YOU SWAPPED OUT CAN NOT REJOIN FOR THE REST OF THE WIPE

Failure To Follow These Steps will result In a ban from our servers


Racism, Bigotry, and Nudity

Racism is not accepted on our server and will result in a mute/ban

Racist content on signs is not welcome and will be destroyed

No nudity/sexual content on signs

Discrimination of any kind is not welcome and will result in a mute or ban

Disrespecting Staff or Players

Respect other players and staff.

Harassing of other players will result in a ban/mute

Staff impersonation will result in an immediate ban

Excessive toxicity will result in a ban/mute

Spamming chat will result in a mute


Threats

Threats to other player’s lives, friends, and/or family will result in an immediate ban

Threats to the server such as DDOS (even if you think you're joking) will result in an immediate ban

Releasing of private information (DOXING) will result in an immediate ban

Threats to staff will result in an immediate ban


Responsibility

By playing on our servers you agree to and understand our servers' rules.

Failure to read the rules is not an excuse to break the rules

In addition to your own actions, you are responsible for your team’s actions as well

If you have ANY questions on a rule/policy ask staff via the create-a-ticket channel