dislekcia said:Do we need to explain what "being a dick" means? I feel quite strongly that trolling, resorting to ad-hominem arguments and other forms of rhetorical bullshit should be a thing users can complain about.
Posts advertising games must be developed in South Africa or have team members in South Africa. The post must include the location of the team and an email address or website to the team.
Karuji said:Posts advertising games must be developed in South Africa or have team members in South Africa. The post must include the location of the team and an email address or website to the team.
Can I ask what the reasoning behind enforcing a link of email or website is on game posts is? I'm guessing that quite a few people starting out won't have websites, and I'm really not for dumping email addresses in public.
dislekcia said:We do tend to get random posts from internationals that are just advertisements for their random 3D model service, or game skinning studio, or whatever. Are those useful?
roguecode said:Personally I feel that the "SA" part of "MGSA" answers this.
dislekcia said:I'm not sure what that means. Yes, Make Games South Africa. If posts advertising services help people make games from South Africa, do we want those posts? Do we not want posts by anyone outside of South Africa/not an SA citizen? What?
Pierre said:The precise definition of bigotry is vaguely different to many users. and the general idea is that it is any statement of disagreement in spite of being presented with supposed evidence of the contrary. This is a dangerously wide definition because any difference of opinion could fall into this category as long as one individual believes that theirs is more valid than the other.
Pierre said:In that regard I rather enjoy Unreal's rule 11 as being well laid out without bias." This forum is not rated M. Please keep the potential audience in mind when posting. No extreme violence, highly offensive content, nudity or sexual content. "It covers the base for what has recently been a source of contention.
Pierre said:Regardless, In the end I comply happily with whatever the admin's decide.
Pierre said:Soon, this community will involve a monetary element and the forum members will have a valuable investment in how things are handled...