What is a Moderator?
A moderator is a person/s who monitors the forums and Tanktastic game. Their job is to assist with queries, maintain order and enforce the rules.
- Please respect the moderators, they are here for your benefit!
- Discussion of a moderators actions is forbidden and may lead to further disciplinary action being enforced.
Types of Authority in Tanktastic:
★ Green Star - These moderators have the ability to mute and kick users.
★ Gold Star - These are League moderators that have the ability to mute, Kick and Ban users.
★ Red Star - These are senior moderators that have the ability to mute, Kick and Ban users.
Mr.Banhammer - This is a bot controlled by the moderators.
★ Purple Text - These are game developers and administrators.
Types of Authority on the Forum:
Moderator - These are members who have the ability to edit topics, profiles, comments and warn users.
Senior Moderator - These have all full control over the topics, moderators and comments.
Administrator - Have full control of all aspects of the forums.
How can i become a moderator?
This is probably one of the most common questions asked in-game and on the forums.
You are asked by a senior member of staff to become a moderator. This is only if you have proven to be a benefit to the Tanktastic community.
General traits of a moderator are someone who shows the ability to uphold the rules, is mature, honest and reliable.
Asking to become a moderator is a futile effort.
Who is Mr.Banhammer?
Mr. Banhammer is a bot that performs the actions of the moderators. You cannot add him as a friend and he will not respond to comments.
Reporting a Moderator
Only report a moderator if you feel you have been treated unfairly or if you are sure that a moderator is abusing their position. Provide full size screenshots of as much of the conversation as possible before and after the punishment is in effect, screenshots with a disciplinary action at the top will not be as useful as it will only show the conversation after the punishment has been applied.
Open Discussion about a moderators actions are not permitted.
"PROHIBITED discussion and comment administration's actions in any form, whether positions with criticism, jokes or comments administrative messages (alerts) etc."
If you wish to make an appeal or complaint:
"Complaints about moderators and requests on termination of anybody's chat moderation will not be considered and are only available for moderators.
The only possible complaint about moderator's actions from a player is a screenshot providing inadequate behavior + screenshot, the complaint should contain the nickname, the name of the room/chat where the punishment was issued.
Screenshot is to be posted on the game forum in relevant subject, "Rules of Behavior in <<Tanktastic>> chat rooms" http://forum.tanktastic.ru but will not be a cause for immediate punishment of the moderator. Posting a false complaint may result in a penalty."