SANCTA private *individual* PBEM game This is a 5 player private PBEM game currently in progress. The players are: 1. Memphus, Huanya Capac 2. General_W, Julius Caesar 3. Ronnie1, Suryavarman II 4. Automated Teller, Qin Shi Huang 5. Viva_Chingon, Washington eliminated by Memphus Here's the ruleset we're using: Spoiler : 1 Out of Game Actions 1.1 -- Team Espionage Using external forms of intelligence gathering against opposing teams is forbidden. example: Entering Team Forums, joining multiple teams using different accounts, actively petitioning other players for information, looking around on the CFC (or a 3rd party website) image database for screenshots and save uploads, or anything else deemed as deliberate espionage is not tolerated will be harshly dealt with. 1.2 -- Save Manipulation Editing the save file (with or without a utility) is not allowed. Any actions that would allow you to edit or view the save file of another team is not allowed. 2 In Game Actions 2.1 -- Suicide Training Knowingly sacrificing a unit to an ally in order to yield experience points to the victorious unit is forbidden. 3 In Game Gifts 3.1 –- Military Unit Gifting Gifting/receiving units for the purpose of fighting an enemy while in an ally's territory who isn't at war with them, and then gifting it back to avoid it being killed is prohibited. Great People are excepted from this rule, and may be gifted at any time. 3.2 -– Naval Unit Gifting A team may never gift units loaded in a naval vessel to another team, nor may they gift a loaded naval vessel. 3.3 –- Double Move Gifting Units that have attacked in a turn are not allowed to be gifted to any other civilization. 3.4 –- City Gifting Gifting a city to an ally when it is about to be taken in war, or to somehow gain an advantage is prohibited. Gifting cities are only allowed as gifts of goodwill and should not be abused to deny right of conquest or to keep a civilization alive indefinitely and out of the hands of an aggressor. 4 Game Procedure 4.1 -- Awareness If you discover a rules violation it is your duty to inform all participants (via Game Forum) of the violation or the solicitation thereof by any player. 4.2 -- New Exploits If you discover a new exploit it is your duty to inform all participants (via Game Forum). Amendments for banning newly discovered exploits will require a majority vote. 4.3 -- Voting After the game has commenced votes are tallied by team, not by individuals within the teams. Three-fifths (3/5) Majority. 4.4 -- Punishments for Violations Violations of these rules will be dealt with through the use of various in-game sanctions decided upon by Team Vote. Possible punishments include: Gold Payment, exclusion of a team member for a certain amount of turns, a formal warning, or anything else deemed appropriate by a majority vote. A Team Member has the right not to be tried twice for the same infraction (i.e. double jeopardy). 4.5 -- Defeated Teams If a team is defeated, any player on that team is permitted to join another team. These "refugee" players are free to share any information from their old team with their new team. This includes any images or screenshots or treaty documents that they "salvaged upon fleeing from the burning rubble of their last city." They may NOT engage in team espionage by reporting information on their new team to any other team. Additionally, defeated players may opt out of the remainder of the game.