Rules

MESA RULES

1.1 Follow ARK's code of conduct
1.2 English only in global
1.3 Advertising any other community
1.4 Any form of obscene, racist, homophobic, hateful language
1.5 Default player names, 123, anything that can't be read with the english alphabet
1.6 Dino stacking or raising dinos in such close proximity that their bodies overlap, more than 20 dinos like this and they will be deleted, second time you will be banned
1.7 Different tribemates on any map or tribename
1.8 Account sharing
1.9 Report duped loot
2.0 Insiding is a permanent ban, anything that can negatively have a huge impact against your tribe on purpose like demolishing bases, giving away lines, etc.. without owner content is considered insiding. Keep in mind the owner has full control of the tribes actions and decides everything
2.1 Playing with tribemates who get permanently banned or banned multiple times, playing with banned players will award you a 30d ban and sometimes permanent as well

PVP Rules

2.1 Teaming or third partying (rule exempt for bosses)
2.2 Coordinated attacks on 1 tribe by 2 or more parties
2.3 Third party is only allowed in open world and all tribes must engage with each other
2.4 PvP macros or scripts
2.5 Stalling Golem for more than 30 minutes will get you a warning from an Admin, you then have 5 minutes to kill or suicide
2.6 Limit of 5 heavys and no Tek Generators allowed for Element Veins & OSDS

Building Rules

3.1 Snapping towers together
3.2 Mass stacking or spam of vaults
3.3 Snapping more than 250 foundations anywhere except inside caves
3.4 Blocking of player spawn points
3.5 Placing structures on top of yourself or another human character
3.6 Unintended building mechanics like illegal racer, building into enemy foundation claim range
3.7 Building in any location that requires unconsciousness, grappling, building, riding, tek suit or anything similar
3.8 Floating structures on platform dinos, or angled / inverted snap points
3.9 Full protection of platform dinos with structures
4.0 Building in any area that is not intended like mesh holes, and buggy places with more exits than entrances
4.1 Do not build structures to protect you from turrets shooting, only allowed for platforms

Raiding Rules

4.1 To counter a FOB you must place down your own of similar effort & then proceed to make a legit attempt at raiding the defending party
4.2 Forcefield abuse
4.3 Tunneling to avoid turrets
4.4 Meshing structures
4.5 Mesh biting
4.6 Caging is only allowed while you are actively fobbing, leaving render of your fob for more than 30 minutes and the victim will be freed
4.7 Anything related to popcorning while being raided is a 30 day ban, this includes but is not limited to, dropping item caches, rapidly throwing out bags, anything that can be considered insiding

Banned Locations

Do not block access to any entrances for these areas with structures or turrets. Turrets may not shoot in these areas

  • Bee Cave on Crystal Isles
    -Wyvern Scars
    Under no circumstances are these locations allowed to have turrets
  • Spawn points
    -Teleporter zones in Genesis 1
  • Fjordur Labyrinth Cave