Game Ban reasons explained

Here is an explanation of most common ban reasons that you can see in Dishonor Lists, with description of what kind of proof you need to report player for that offense and what punishment 
an offending player risks. Here is the list: 


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Scamming 

Details: 

Any activity on forum or in game that results in stealing of other people accounts or getting anything from them while making a threat or promising them something that you won’t give. 

Suggesting a player adds them or another player with the offer of receiving 'free NX'. 

Giving a player a number to call or a code to use which will credit their account with free NX. 

Offering free NX. 

Proof needed for report: 

Video or screenshots with visible player names. 

Punishment: 

Permanent game ban 

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Hacking 

Details: 

Using any cheating program in game to enhance normal players abilities, game options or playing style in the way not intended by game designers. 

Proof needed for report: 

Video or screenshots with visible player names 

Punishment: 

Permanent game ban 

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One position killing (OPK) 

Details: 

A cheating program feature that is most abusive to other players; the cheater is killing all other players from enemy team (or sometimes from his own team) over and over from the moment they respawn while he is standing in one place of the map or while he is moving. Players that are killed are on other parts of the map and can’t be reached in such short time or from that place. OPK cheaters often do all headshot kills with knife but it can be done with any weapon or on any part of the body. 

Proof needed for report: 

Video or screenshots with visible player names 

Punishment: 

Permanent game ban + special ban 



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Abuse / Harassment :

Details: 

Abuse or harassment is inappropriate use of language to insult or hurt other person by writing curse words or normal words in insulting way to other person. It can be also done by making threats to other person or using words in any inappropriate conduct. Curse/insulting words can be written by synonyms, abbreviations or mistyped letters. In extreme cases punishment can be longer then described in “punishment” or skip few steps in that order. 

Proof needed for report: 

Screenshot(s) made in game, lobby, channel or in-game messenger chat. Players can’t be chat banned for the same incident more than once. Reporters that try to report a player with same proof over and over to increase his number of reports or chat bans will be punished and banned. 

Punishment: 

1st offense 30 days chat ban 

2nd offense 30 days chat ban 

3rd offense 30 days chat ban 

4th offense 45 days chat ban + 15 days game ban 

5th offense 60 days chat ban + 30 days game ban 

6th offense 90 days chat ban + 60 days game ban 

7th offense permanent chat ban + 90 days game ban 

8th offense permanent game ban 



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Account selling / Account buying / Account sharing / Account trading 

Details: 

Like it is stated in Nexon Terms of Use: 

http://en.nexoneu.com/NXEU.aspx?PART=/Legal/TermsOfUse 

under part 2.1: 

“Your Account may be used only by you.”

The rules that you accepted when you made your account, you can be the only person that can use your account. Any player can have more accounts but a single account can be used only by one player. 

Any attempt of account selling, buying, sharing, gifting or trading for anything else will be punished. 

Proof needed for report: 

To report a player for this you need proof that is made in the CA game or on Nexon forum because proofs that are made on any other place on the Internet can be fakes. Only proof made in Nexon controlled area can be checked and verified. 

Punishment: 

Permanent game ban 



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Aimbotting 

Details: 

Aimbotting is usage of a 3rd party software that does automatic aiming for the player and with that enhances his ability to kill other players. 

Proof needed for report: 

Best proof for this is video made in game with good quality so that all names can be easily read or combination of video and screenshots. Video should show impossible fast movements of aim, tracking of players with aim in unrealistic way, fast aiming from one player to another and back and other similar situations. 

Punishment: 

Permanent game ban 



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Game logs 

Details: 

Game logs are based on Nexon database. The complete data connected to a player, has been analyzed, filtered and later checked by a human so it is certain that stats are made by using of a cheating program, by powerlevelling or by free killing another player. 

Proof needed for report: 

No reports needed, all such bans are handled by Nexon database and its own data. 

Punishment: 

Permanent game ban 



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Enhanced game logs bans 

Details: 

Like written in Nexon ToU that you agreed on when creating the account: 

http://en.nexoneu.com/NXEU.aspx?PART=/Legal/TermsOfUse 

part 3.2 defines illegal 3rd party software. 

Enhanced game logs are based on AhnLabs product HackShield or on internal Nexon game protection system. To put it in simple terms, any third party software that is used for hacking, spamming, decompiling, disassembling, emulating mouse movements or keyboard keys, enhancing aim or normal game options, exploiting game bugs, usage of macros, injectors, memory editing or any other cheating software will be detected and punished. 

Proof needed for report: 

All detecting is done only by Nexon and its systems. 

Punishment: 

Permanent game ban 



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Ghost hack 

Details: 

Specific cheating option present in many cheating programs made for CA. While body of the player in game is present on one location, most commonly in his base, he can move through map like an invisible ghost and kill other players. From the victim’s point of view it looks like they are being killed across the whole map. This cheat enables the cheater to kill players on one location and then to moves to another, he doesn’t kill all players on the map. 

Proof needed for report: 

Video or screenshots with visible player names 

Punishment: 

Permanent game ban 



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Glitching 

Details: 

It’s an activity in which player finds and exploits map bugs to achieve something that was not intended by the game designers, reach some place outside the normal map area, hide in map objects not intended for it, or reach places that he normally can’t. Such situations can happen rarely due to game lag; some places are not exploitable even if used, and it will be the judgment of person checking the report if a given place is bannable or not. 

Proof needed for report: 

Video or screenshots with visible player names 

Punishment: 

Permanent game ban 



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Gravity hack 

Details: 

Specific feature of some cheating programs changing the player’s normal gravity to enable him to levitate and fly through map. In rare cases of kill cam lag players can be seen flying in the sky when they are not. It will be the judgment of the person checking the reports if the proof is enough or not. 

Proof needed for report: 

Video or screenshots with visible player names 

Punishment: 

Permanent game ban 



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Name abuse 

Details: 

Usage of any kind of abusive or inappropriate in-game names. 

Proof needed for report: 

Link to player game or forum profile 

Punishment: 

Permanent game ban 

(With a possibility of a temporary 7 days unban on request to change name. Name change must be purchased from the player’s own funds and is not provided by Nexon.) 

Permanent forum ban for abusive forum name 



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Modem tapping 

Details: 

Turning the internet modem o and off and with that causing lag, so that the cheater doing it can run through the map until internet connection is restored and kill unmoving enemies. When this happens, after the internet connection is restored, all players shot by the offending player are killed instantly.

Proof needed for report: 

Video or screenshots with visible player names 

Punishment: 

Permanent game ban 



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Powerleveling / Blocking other zombies in Quarantine / Freekilling 

Details: 

Playing fake matches or cheating and arranging the match outcome to get around normal way of playing game and/or to earn more exp / GP than its possible by normal playing and in shorter time. 

Proof needed for report: 

Video or screenshots with visible player names 

Punishment: 

Permanent game ban 



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Indirect Powerleveling – Playing with obvious OPK cheater(s) and supporting them to win a Fireteam/Clan match 

Details: 

Entering and playing in a locked fireteam room with obvious OPK cheater and supporting him to earn fast exp / GP and rewards obtained winning the fireteam match or continually playing with an obvious OPK cheater in your team to win clan matches. 

Proof needed for report: 

Video or screenshots with visible player names 

Punishment: 

Permanent game ban of all included in his team or fireteam room 



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Rez file modding 

Details: 

Modifying game files or using modified game files to change weapons, maps or game items, their look or behavior in the way not intended by the game designers. 

Proof needed for report: 

Video or screenshots with visible player names. 

Punishment: 

Permanent game ban 



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Unfair play / map bug abuse 

Details: 

These places and how it works are explained in detail in this topic: 

forum.nexoneu.com/showthread.php?149865

Here is just a list of bans that you can get for this: 

1st time 15 days game ban 

2nd time 30 days game ban 

3rd time 60 days game ban 

4th time 90 days game ban 

5th time permanent game ban 



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Chams 

Details: 

Another very common feature of cheating is the ability to see other players and their exact position through walls. (not unlike the CA NA NX item - satellite scanner but cheating gives the ability only to the cheater using it, not the whole team). 

Proof needed for report: 

Video or screenshots with visible player names. 

Punishment: 

Permanent game ban 



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Megaphone abuse 

Details: 

Using the megaphone in an abusive way to other players, Nexon officials or Nexon 

Proof needed for report: 

These bans will be done mostly by megaphone logs but they are still not perfect, 

if you see that some player is abusing megaphone and he is not banned in 2 days, 

then logs missed him and you should report. 

Proof needed:

screenshot(s) or video. 

Punishment: 

15 days game ban + counts as another abuse report processed 

(in case of repeated offense or more serious insults punishment can be more severe) 



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Whisper or messenger abuse (while under a chat ban) 

Details: 

Using whisper or messenger to continue abuse and harassment of other players while under a chat ban. 

Proof needed for report: 

Video or screenshots with visible player names. 

Punishment: 

7 days game ban + counts as another abuse report processed 



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Fireteam room blocking 

Details: 

Holding locked fireteam room by a single player and blocking other players from playing a fireteam match. Time limit for holding a fireteam room is 30 minutes and GM will enter your room, record your name and check again in 15-30 minutes, if you are still blocking the room you will be issued a temporary game ban. 

Proof needed for report: 

No reports needed, this will be handled only by GMs. 

Punishment: 

15 days game ban 



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Clan name abuse 

Details: 

Having abusive, insulting and inappropriate clan name. 

Proof needed for report: 

Link to clan profile or screenshot of the clan name. 

Punishment: 

30 days game ban for clan leader 

15 days game ban for all clan members 



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Account tracing bans 

Details: 

Special method used only in the case of serious cheaters or scammers. When a cheater is traced and trace result shows multiple cheating or scamming accounts connected to him and his PC, all accounts connected to that PC get bans regardless of whether they are used for cheating. Tracing is not done by IP but by tracing of certain PC and all CA accounts used on it. 

Proof needed for report: 

No reports needed for this, everything is handled by FMs, GMs and Nexon 

Punishment: 

Permanent game bans of all accounts from cheaters/scammers PC. 



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Please note, that this simply a guideline and that our final decisions might differ sometimes from the values given above. In those cases we will use our right to either lower or raise the punishment in relation to the severity of the infringement.


Article ID: 403, Created On: 10/19/2012, Modified: 11/28/2014

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