Discord Chat

To join the chat, click the Connect button found at the bottom of the Discord widget. If no one is online, come back later; we are all up at different hours so you may catch one of us ūüôā

Chat Rules

The following rules are in effect while using this chat. Failure to follow these rules may result in warnings, as well as temporary and permanent bans from the chat channel. Wuufu has final say in all matters.

  1. Please respect other people in the chat. Do not make personal attacks of any kind, or use phrases that may harm, harass or irritate chat room members. Anyone found in violation of this rule will face a maximum penalty of a permanent ban.
  2. No spamming the chat room. This includes excessive use of bad language.
  3. No solicitation of other regions. A direct exemption is in place for any cultural event involving the region of Cynosure.
  4. No posting of any content that breaks any local, state, county, national or international law, or that infringes upon any rights (including, but not limited to, copyrights and trademarks).
  5. No unauthorised bots. Authorisation can be granted from the Grand Master and will be listed below.
  6. If you have any issues with any member of the channel, please contact either the Grand Master, an Order Op or the Councillor (if mod). Do not take matters into your own hands.
  7. The Order Ops (as listed in Section 5 above) are there to ensure a safe and friendly environment. Please respect all decisions made by the ops and do not evade their decisions. Wuufu, as leader of the ops, is in overall control of the channel and you may appeal any decisions made by ops to him.
  8. The chat room is considered outside of the Cynosure region law and is subject only to the rules found on this page.

Authorised Bots: River, Stream

IRC Chat (Outpost)

While our main chat is Discord (above), we still maintain a small outpost on IRC as a lot of regions use IRC as their main chat. If you join, you are advised to open this window in a new tab or window to preserve the chat. Make sure to follow the chat rules list below.

Chat Rules

The following rules are in effect while using this chat. Failure to follow these rules may result in warnings, as well as temporary and permanent bans from the chat channel. Wuufu has final say in all matters.

  1. Please respect other people in the chat. Do not make personal attacks of any kind, or use phrases that may harm, harass or irritate chat room members. Anyone found in violation of this rule will face a maximum penalty of a permanent ban.
  2. No spamming the chat room. This includes excessive use of bad language.
  3. No solicitation of other regions or websites. A direct exemption is in place for any cultural event involving the region of Cynosure.
  4. No posting of any content that breaks any local, state, county, national or international law, or that infringes upon any rights (including, but not limited to, copyrights and trademarks).
  5. If you have any issues with any member of the channel, please contact either an op or Wuufu. Do not take matters into your own hands. The IRC ignore function is useful if someone gets on your nerves.
  6. The ops are there to ensure a safe and friendly environment. Please respect all decisions made by the ops. Wuufu, as leader of the ops, is in overall control of the channel.
  7. The chat room is considered outside of the Cynosure region law and is subject only to the rules found on this page.

Core Commands

The Chat runs off IRC (Internet Relay Chat). There are a few commands you can should learn which will allow you to participate more freely.

 

/nick

Changes your nickname.
Use: /nick newnickname (limit 9 characters)

 

/msg

Private messaging in IRC is called query; use this command to start a query with someone.
Use: /msg nickname (message)
Example: /msg Wuufu Hey there

 

/query

You can use the query command to start a query with someone without providing a message.
Use: /query nickname
Example: /query Wuufu

 

/me

This is the action command; you can use this to perform actions in the chat.
Use: /me action
Example: /me dances around the room

 

/join

This allows you to join another channel; all channels begin with the # symbol.
Use: /join #channelname
Example: /join #cynosure-rp

 

/part

This allows you to part a room you are in.
Use: /part

 

/whois

This allows you to find out more about someone.
Use: /whois nickname
Example: /whois Wuufu

 

/ignore

This allows you to ignore someone; this will block all incoming messages from that user.
Use: /ignore nickname
Example: /ignore Wuufu

 

/quit

Does what it says on the tin; that is, to leave the chat completely.
Use: /quit

 

Chat Clients

IRC Cloud

IRCCloud

IRCCloud is a modern, always-connected IRC client that works on mobile and the web. It runs off the web and provides native mobile applications.

 

 

HexChat

HexChat

An easy to use, cross-platform (Windows, Mac, Linux) desktop IRC client.