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The Basics

No racism, sexism, homophobia, transphobia, xenophobia, or casteism.

No sexually explicit or violent content.

No incitement of violence or promotion of violent ideologies.

No impersonation, harassment, dogpiling or doxxing.

No illegal content.

No commercial content.


Minimum Age Requirements

Tomb Raider Forums is directed to people who are at least 16 years old. If you are under the age of 16, do not use this site.


Membership

Membership

To apply for membership you must register and submit a valid username, email address and date of birth (to determine whether you meet our minimum age requirements).

Your email address, date of birth and IP address at time of registration and when posting will be recorded and associated with your membership record.

One membership account per human.


Membership Deactivation

You may begin the process of deactivating your membership by submitting a request using our contact us page. Once complete we will deactivate your membership and pseudonymise your username. Messages you transmitted are not deleted.

We will remove personally identifiable information you transmitted on our forum (i.e. if you have posted your real name, links to social media.. etc) at your request.


Privacy Policy

Our web server logs all requests received by your client.

We use cookies to keep members logged in and to mark posts you have read.

We keep a permanent record of your use of our systems. This data is of legitimate interest and helps safeguard our community.

The data we hold is kept confidential and secure and measures are in place to prevent access to, misuse and dissemination by unauthorised personnel.

We do not share confidential data with any third-party unless legally compelled.

We do not use third-party analytics or tracking services and we do not display advertisements.

Tomb Raider Forums is non-commercial and not-for-profit and our content is served locally from a single domain we own and control.


Notice on Freedom of Expression and Hate Speech

Your rights on this private forum

Article 10 of the Human Rights Act 1998 sets out legislation for freedom of expression and while we are not required to give you a platform for your freedom of expression we will voluntarily use the following as guidance on what we will permit here:

Everyone has the right to freedom of expression. This right shall include freedom to hold opinions and to receive and impart information and ideas without interference by public authority and regardless of frontiers.

The exercise of these freedoms, since it carries with it duties and responsibilities, may be subject to such formalities, conditions, restrictions or penalties as are prescribed by law and are necessary in a democratic society, in the interests of national security, territorial integrity or public safety, for the prevention of disorder or crime, for the protection of health or morals, for the protection of the reputation or rights of others, for preventing the disclosure of information received in confidence, or for maintaining the authority and impartiality of the judiciary.


The following content is not permitted

Tomb Raider Forums does not permit the following:

Advocating harm (both to self or to others), content not permitted by UK law including hate crime. The law recognises five types of hate crime on the basis of race, religion, disability, sexual orientation and transgender identity.


How to report objectionable content

Please use the report post function to report objectionable content.

Finally, please post respectfully and constructively and take a moment to consider how your comments might affect others.


Artificial Intelligence

The use of ChatGPT (or any other large language model) to compose messages on this forum is strictly prohibited. Members may not use generative AI to compose messages in place of human conversation.

The scraping of data for the purpose of machine learning is prohibited.

AI-generated artwork is permitted and should be labelled as such.

AI-generated code is permitted and should be labelled as such.


Advertisements and Links

Advertising is not permitted. Members who post advertisements will be banned and posts matching this criteria will be removed.

Links to web sites may be posted once a member has exceeded 50 qualitative posts.

Referral links (including referral codes) or links that contain embedded data of any kind are not permitted. See this post for further information.

Links to sites and content that require sign up, login or personal information to access are not permitted.

URL shorteners or links that mask a fully qualified URL are not permitted.


Censor and Block Policy

Our software automatically blocks certain words and domain names. Members who bypass our censor will be banned and posts matching this criteria will be removed.


Spam Policy

Tomb Raider Forums operates a strict no-spam policy. Spam is defined as nonsensical commentary and includes posts with little to no commentary and or context.

Tomb Raider Forums has features which enables members to both edit their own posts in order to add commentary, and to quote multiple posts in one reply. Failure to make use of these features by persistent double (or more) posting, that is, posting multiple times in a single thread without another member doing so in the meantime, may be deemed as spamming.


Copyright Policy

Please ensure you are complying with all applicable copyright laws when posting material on Tomb Raider Forums. See this page for information on fair use.

Content created by others must be properly attributed.

To initiate a removal request, please contact us.


Posting Images

User Albums and or Post Attachments must be used to post your images. Members can enable User Albums and Post Attachments under Group Memberships in User CP. See this thread for instructions on posting images.

Images must not exceed 5000x5000 pixels and 2MB per image in User Albums. Images must not exceed 5000x5000 pixels and 2MB per image in Post Attachments. Our software will attempt to resize images that exceed these limits.

Our Terms and Conditions of Use apply to all content.


Signatures and Avatars

Signatures contain information displayed at the bottom of posts. They must be text-based, one line and no more than 80 characters in length. No hyperlinks or advertisements are permitted.

Avatars are small images that people use to identify or distinguish themselves from other forum members. Avatars appear under your name on all posts made on our forum.


Legal and Disclaimer

Tomb Raider Forums, located www.tombraiderforums.com, it's owners and or operators take no responsibility for the content, links to or use of the content of the messages posted on this forum, nor do we endorse the opinions of the authors. You remain solely responsible for the content of your messages, and you agree to indemnify and hold harmless Tomb Raider Forums and their agents with respect to any claim based upon transmission of your message(s).

Tomb Raider Forums is not owned or operated by CDE Entertainment Ltd. Lara Croft and Tomb Raider are trademarks of CDE Entertainment Ltd.

Message boards are a dynamic entity and we at Tomb Raider Forums reserve the right to change or alter our Terms and Conditions of Use at any time.


Human Verification

The following pass code is required to use certain functions: MDL25S


Amendments

Our FAQ was last updated on 26 May 2024.

Most recent change: Simplified the language used.



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