The VGL Pilot's Code
Death Before Dishonor
A Pilot's first responsibility in a
mission and in the lounge is to help those less experienced than himself.
Neither Virtual World nor the VGL will
be held responsible for pilots who exit their pods while on Solaris VII
or the Red Planet.
All encounters with native life and
culture must be reported to the VGL Explorer Corps immediately. Interference
with native civilizations is strictly forbidden and will result in severe
Pilots are carefully segregated by ability
to allow everyone a sporting chance -- never misrepresent your experience
level. "Rookie Hunting" is forbidden.
When selecting maps and conditions,
majority rules. Techs are tie breakers. Any pilot has the right to opt
out of a mission for any reason. In BattleTech, all Master missions are
Avoiding the agreed spirit of the mission
-- such as double teaming in a "Free For All" -- is unfair and unethical
and will not be tolerated.
The practice of "Drop Zone Hunting"
is considered unfair and unethical and will not be tolerated. Pilots must
have five seconds to orient themselves before engagement.
The exploitation of VGL software abilities
Pilots are expected to treat one another
with respect -- bragging, gloating, cursing and other unsportsmanlike conduct
are strictly forbidden.
Win & lose with dignity and honor.
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