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Addressed Is "Panning" Still A Valid Rule

Discussion in 'General / Off-Topic' started by Kakol, Dec 1, 2016.

  1. Kakol

    Kakol Scarcely Active

    Oct 25, 2016
    +6 / 1 / -0
    I'm just asking to sort an argument with another player.

    Harpoon Gaming Rules
    "NO Using the frying pan, the melee weapon aka Panning."
  2. Machigai

    Machigai Sleeping Is Bliss

    Mar 28, 2016
    +74 / 4 / -2
    It's a rule so don't do it, besides there's a plug-in on the server that mutes the panning sounds which is why that rule is in place if i'm correct.
  3. Nimajin

    Nimajin Eoj's Own
    Staff Member Chief of Staff Universal Staff Donator

    Nov 10, 2013
    +460 / 21 / -4
    Hello @Kakolisgay,

    While it does say on the ruleboard that panning is against the rules, it's an outdated rule. We have since implemented a plugin on our servers that blocks the pan sound for everyone apart from person using it.

    So to answer your question, it is not a valid rule as long as the plugin works.
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  4. Eoj Charlie

    Eoj Charlie Post Hoc Ergo Propter Hoc
    Staff Member Owner Universal Staff

    Nov 4, 2013
    +2,252 / 69 / -0
    What Nimajin said is correct. The rule itself is a legacy rule. It only remains in the event the plugin breaks, there's still a foundation to avoid pan griefing.
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