Rules

Please follow the official rules of the game:

The Online Forum Game

  1. The game will be conducted on the forum and all players are required to register with his or her company name.
    1. Players will receive a starting fund balance in game currency.
    2. Players may seek additional funds at a cost in game currency.
  2. Players will post their station(s) content on the forum in the right category provided.
    1. Radio content will be posted in the radio category.
    2. TV content will be posted in the television category.
    3. Corporate/Company content will be posted corporate category.
  3. Players are encouraged to have fun and use the game as creative outlet.
    1. Players must remain active or risk being removed from the Game.
    2. Players must remain civil toward one another and refrain from inappropriate behavior that others may find offensive.

TV Stations

  1. Players must apply for a station using the application form on the website.
    1. Players may not use real life Station Call Letters
  2. Approved stations will be added to the listings.
    1. Players that have their station denied will be notified on the forum.
  3. Players are required to post all of the following for a TV Station:
    1. Station Information
    2. Station Schedule
    3. Station On-Air Image
    4. Station Promotion
    5. Station Talent
    6. Station Assets (Pay and Post)
  4. TV Networks will operate with player ownership.
    1. Players will be required to air all network programming on their TV Station as deemed by the network.
  5. You may only claim (1) sports team broadcast rights and/or (1) special event broadcast rights per station per market.
  6. You may only claim (1) real local news team per station per market.
  7. TV Station ownership changes/sales require Game approval.
  8. Ratings will be conducted on the forum.

Radio Stations

  1. Players must apply for a station using the application form on the website.
    1. Players may not use real life Station Call Letters for the market, however may use real life calls of another market.
  2. Approved stations will be added to the listings.
    1. Players that have their station denied will be notified on the forum.
  3. Players are required to post all of the following for a Radio Station:
    1. Station Information & Talent
    2. Station Schedule
    3. Station Promotion
    4. Station Assets (Pay and Post)
  4. All radio stations are independent and will not operate as a network.

    1. Players may affiliate with a real life radio network (i.e. ABC News, etc.)
  5. You may only claim (1) sports team broadcast rights and/or (1) special event broadcast rights per station per market.
  6. You may only claim (1) real local radio team per station per market.
  7. Radio Station ownership changes/sales require Game approval.
  8. Ratings will be conducted on the forum.

Other Rules

  1. Players may syndicate programs for TV and/or Radio.

    1. Required to follow forum thread format.
    2. Use of real life talent may be restricted. Players should contact the Game should there be any questions.
  2. Players may operate multiple forum accounts for their company.
    1. Serves as parent, subsidiary, and/or creative company only.
      1. Parent company (account) must be identifiable and known.
    2. No additional funds for any additional account(s).
  3. Do not use the forum attachment feature to upload images.
    1. Players must provide their own image hosting on an off-site service.