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The Pixelmon Discord is a [https://discordapp.com/ Discord] server for [[Pixelmon]] discussion. It can be accessed using [https://discordapp.com/invite/drsNA?utm_source=Discord%20Widget&utm_medium=Connect this link]. Many of the Pixelmon team members also frequent this server, allowing discussion directly with them.
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The Pixelmon Discord is a [https://discordapp.com/ Discord] server for [[Pixelmon]] discussion. It can be accessed using [https://pixelmonmod.com/discord '''this link''']. Many of the Pixelmon team members also frequent this server, allowing discussion directly with them.
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Before chatting in the Pixelmon Discord server, it is advised to read the rules of the server in the [[Pixelmon Discord##rules|#rules]] channel. Failure to do so may result in being banned from the Pixelmon Discord, or, in extreme cases, being reported to the Discord crew.
  
Before chatting in the Pixelmon Discord server, it is advised to read the rules of the server in the #rules channel.
 
 
==Text channels==
 
==Text channels==
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===#rules===
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This channel lists the rules of the Pixelmon Discord server. These rules are also listed below.
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<spoiler text="Pixelmon Discord rules">
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# If you have any questions, read the FAQ first. If you want to talk in a channel, read its topic (at the top).
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# Keep all channels child-friendly. No cussing, no explicit or illegal links, no insulting behavior. This goes for usernames and emojis, too.
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# Adding to the above, keep politics out of here. This isn't the place for discussion on religion, ethnicity, gender, console wars, etcetera.
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# Please refrain from flaming on Discord servers, Minecraft servers, platforms or mods.
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# No advertising, except for in #servers when relevant. This includes recruitment to your Discord server or other projects.
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# #servers is for Pixelmon ads only, once every day. Include a valid website and IP (one of each). You're also allowed one Discord link.
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# If you are unsure about something, ask a community helper. Staff has the final say in matters. Don't pester non-helper devs/admins.
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# Do not spam, and do not tag groups. This includes trying to tag the whole server; just don't.
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# If you do not agree with our Terms of Service (linked above), please leave. Failure to respect them will most likely result in a ban.
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# Do not offer downloads to Pixelmon products. See below.
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</spoiler>
 
===#stuff===
 
===#stuff===
This channel is used by the Pixelmon team to post announcements, such as new releases of Pixelmon becoming available. Only the Pixelmon team may post in this channel, but any user can view the posts.
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This channel was previously used by the Pixelmon team to post major Pixelmon announcements, such as new releases of Pixelmon becoming available. It is currently inactive; news on unofficial projects such as Pixelmon Reforged is not posted here.
===#pixpack-api===
 
This channel is used for discussing [[Pixpacks]] and the [[Pixpack API]] with the [[Pixelmon launcher]] developers.
 
===#betaserver===
 
This channel is used for discussing activity on the [http://www.pixelmonmod.com/viewtopic.php?f=125&t=19900 Pixelmon beta servers].
 
===#support-servers===
 
This channel is for server owners to ask for help about running Pixelmon on a server. This includes topics such as server setup, server hosts, Sponge plugins, and server console errors.
 
===#support===
 
This channel is for users to ask for help regarding Pixelmon, such as installation, using Pixelmon, the [[Pixelmon launcher]], and [[sidemods]]. Bugs may be reported here, but it is strongly advised to also post these bugs in Pixelmon's [http://pixelmonmod.com/tracker.php?p=2 bug tracker] for the Pixelmon team to keep track of them. Support questions about server topics, such as plugins, should be asked in #support-servers instead.
 
 
===#servers===
 
===#servers===
This channel is for discussion of Pixelmon servers. It may be used for advertising servers, but advertisements should not be spammed.
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This channel is used by server owners to advertise their Pixelmon servers. Messages that do not follow the #rules will be removed without warning.
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===#server-support===
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This channel can be used by server owners to ask questions related to server management and maintenance. Recruitment is not allowed.
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===#support-or-something===
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This channel is for users to ask for help regarding Pixelmon topics such as installation, using the mod, and installing/using [[sidemods]]. Bugs may be reported here for the time being. Questions about server topics, such as plugins, should be asked in [[Pixelmon Discord##server-support|#support-servers]] instead.
 
===#public===
 
===#public===
This channel is for general discussion of Pixelmon that does not fit in any of the other channels. Off-topic discussion, including Pokémon discussion that is unrelated to Pixelmon, does not belong here; #public-offtopic should be used for non-Pixelmon topics.
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This channel is for general discussion of Pixelmon that does not fit in any of the other channels. Off-topic discussion, including Pokémon discussion that is unrelated to Pixelmon, does not belong here; [[Pixelmon Discord##public-offtopic|#public-offtopic]] should be used for these messages.
 
 
===#team-mystic/#team-valor/#team-instinct===
 
There is a Discord channel for each of the ''Pokémon GO'' teams. In order to join one of the teams on this server and access the team's channel, "!join mystic", "!join valor", or "!join instinct" can be posted in the #public channel. After joining a team, a message will be displayed announcing the new team member, and the user's username will become the signature color of the team that was joined. A user's team membership cannot be changed after joining a team.
 
===#voice-chat-junk===
 
This channel is for users who are in voice channels. If voice channel discussion requires any text or images to be posted, they can be posted in this channel.
 
 
===#public-offtopic===
 
===#public-offtopic===
 
This channel is for non-Pixelmon discussion.
 
This channel is for non-Pixelmon discussion.
===#model-feedback===
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===#art-food===
This channel is for modelers to post models for users to give constructive feedback on.
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This channel is for showing off your art, whatever it may be. Also, food. Because why not?
===#rules===
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===#competitive===
This channel lists the rules of the Pixelmon Discord server.
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This channel is for discussion of competitive Pokémon battling within Pixelmon.
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===#pixelmon-tcg===
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This channel is used for discussing the [[Pixelmon TCG]] sub-mod, currently included in the Server pack.
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===#solid-isi-memery===
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This channel is used by Pixelmon administrator Isi to post about assorted topics. Mostly memes.
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===#voice-chat-junk===
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This channel is for users who are in voice channels. If an ongoing voice chat requires any text or images to be posted, they can be posted here.
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==Voice channels==
 
==Voice channels==
 
===Public 1/Public 2===
 
===Public 1/Public 2===
 
These channels are for general discussion of any topic, not necessarily related to Pixelmon.
 
These channels are for general discussion of any topic, not necessarily related to Pixelmon.
===Safari Games===
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===AFK===
This channel is used when the Pixelmon team hosts rounds of [[Pixelmon Safari Games]]. Players can discuss the game while it is running.
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This channel is used to show that a user is {{tt|AFK|Away From Keyboard}}, and is generally used when somebody has to leave in the middle of a voice chat. Users are muted while they are in this channel.
===TCG-Alpha-Testing===
 
This channel is only available to Pixelmon developers and [[Pixelmon TCG]] alpha testers.
 
  
===Community===
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==Roles==
This channel is only available to Pixelmon developers and Pixelmon Discord moderators.
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Certain users on the Pixelmon Discord have special roles, indicated by the colors of their names when posting messages and on the member list sidebar.
 
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===Administrators===
===Developers/The Cooler Developers===
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<span style="color:#FF0201">Administrators</span> are the leaders of [[Pixelmon]] development. Each administrator is in charge of different aspects of Pixelmon.
These channels are only available to Pixelmon developers.
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===Developers===
===AFK===
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<span style="color:#3498DB">Developers</span> are involved in programming for [[Pixelmon]], including the main Pixelmon mod and its [[sidemods]]. A few users with developer roles do not directly develop for Pixelmon, but are active in related ''Minecraft'' development roles, such as [https://www.spongepowered.org/ Sponge] development, plugin development, or content hosting.
This channel is used to show that a user is {{tt|AFK|Away From the Keyboard}}. Users are muted while they are in this channel.
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===Community Helpers===
==Custom elements==
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<span style="color:#2BCC71">Community Helpers</span> are individuals who help with Pixelmon in ways other than programming, including asset development (modelling, texturing, animation, voice acting, structure building), [[Pixelmon forum]] moderation, or Pixelmon Discord moderation.
The Pixelmon Discord server has some custom elements alongside its text and voice channels.
 
===Emotes===
 
Several custom emotes are accessible on this channel, including:
 
*[[File:PixelmonEmote.png|16px|link=]]Pixelmon's logo.
 
*[[File:SpongeEmote.png|16px|link=]][https://www.spongepowered.org/ Sponge's] logo.
 
*Logos for [[File:MysticEmote.png|16px|link=]]Team Mystic, [[File:ValorEmote.png|16px|link=]]Team Valor, and [[File:InstinctEmote.png|16px|link=]]Team Instinct.
 
  
===PixelBot===
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==Emotes==
[[File:PixelBot.png|thumb]]
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Several custom emotes are accessible on this channel, listed below:
PixelBot is a Discord bot that resides in all Pixelmon Discord channels. It will automatically respond when certain keywords are included in a message.
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*[[File:Waterthonk.png|24px|link=]] "Waterthonk"
*"!join mystic", "!join valor", or "!join instinct" will cause the user to join the specified ''Pokémon GO'' team if said in #public, and PixelBot will announce that the user has joined the specified team. If the user is already on a team, PixelBot will not allow the player to switch teams.
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*[[File:ShockedIsiEmote.png|24px|link=]] "Shocked Isi"
*Certain keywords that indicate a user with a frequently asked question, like adding Pokémon into Pixelmon, will cause PixelBot to post links to relevant questions on the [[FAQ]] page on this wiki.
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*[[File:PixelmonEmote.png|22px|link=]] Pixelmon's logo.
*Certain ambiguous statements, such as "I have a question", will cause PixelBot to ask the user to be more specific about the issue.
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*[[File:NotBadEmote.png|24px|link=]] "Not Bad"
*PixelBot will automatically delete messages that contain profanity.
 
Members of the Pixelmon team have access to a larger set of keywords to trigger responses from PixelBot, including:
 
*Looking up articles on this wiki.
 
*Posting links to parts of the Pixelmon website.
 
*Delivering preset, witty responses.
 

Revision as of 18:54, 2 April 2018

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The Pixelmon Discord is a Discord server for Pixelmon discussion. It can be accessed using this link. Many of the Pixelmon team members also frequent this server, allowing discussion directly with them.

Before chatting in the Pixelmon Discord server, it is advised to read the rules of the server in the #rules channel. Failure to do so may result in being banned from the Pixelmon Discord, or, in extreme cases, being reported to the Discord crew.

Text channels

#rules

This channel lists the rules of the Pixelmon Discord server. These rules are also listed below.

Pixelmon Discord rules

#stuff

This channel was previously used by the Pixelmon team to post major Pixelmon announcements, such as new releases of Pixelmon becoming available. It is currently inactive; news on unofficial projects such as Pixelmon Reforged is not posted here.

#servers

This channel is used by server owners to advertise their Pixelmon servers. Messages that do not follow the #rules will be removed without warning.

#server-support

This channel can be used by server owners to ask questions related to server management and maintenance. Recruitment is not allowed.

#support-or-something

This channel is for users to ask for help regarding Pixelmon topics such as installation, using the mod, and installing/using sidemods. Bugs may be reported here for the time being. Questions about server topics, such as plugins, should be asked in #support-servers instead.

#public

This channel is for general discussion of Pixelmon that does not fit in any of the other channels. Off-topic discussion, including Pokémon discussion that is unrelated to Pixelmon, does not belong here; #public-offtopic should be used for these messages.

#public-offtopic

This channel is for non-Pixelmon discussion.

#art-food

This channel is for showing off your art, whatever it may be. Also, food. Because why not?

#competitive

This channel is for discussion of competitive Pokémon battling within Pixelmon.

#pixelmon-tcg

This channel is used for discussing the Pixelmon TCG sub-mod, currently included in the Server pack.

#solid-isi-memery

This channel is used by Pixelmon administrator Isi to post about assorted topics. Mostly memes.

#voice-chat-junk

This channel is for users who are in voice channels. If an ongoing voice chat requires any text or images to be posted, they can be posted here.

Voice channels

Public 1/Public 2

These channels are for general discussion of any topic, not necessarily related to Pixelmon.

AFK

This channel is used to show that a user is AFK, and is generally used when somebody has to leave in the middle of a voice chat. Users are muted while they are in this channel.

Roles

Certain users on the Pixelmon Discord have special roles, indicated by the colors of their names when posting messages and on the member list sidebar.

Administrators

Administrators are the leaders of Pixelmon development. Each administrator is in charge of different aspects of Pixelmon.

Developers

Developers are involved in programming for Pixelmon, including the main Pixelmon mod and its sidemods. A few users with developer roles do not directly develop for Pixelmon, but are active in related Minecraft development roles, such as Sponge development, plugin development, or content hosting.

Community Helpers

Community Helpers are individuals who help with Pixelmon in ways other than programming, including asset development (modelling, texturing, animation, voice acting, structure building), Pixelmon forum moderation, or Pixelmon Discord moderation.

Emotes

Several custom emotes are accessible on this channel, listed below:

  • Waterthonk.png "Waterthonk"
  • ShockedIsiEmote.png "Shocked Isi"
  • PixelmonEmote.png Pixelmon's logo.
  • NotBadEmote.png "Not Bad"