Organization: Enemy esports, TRIG, COGnitive Gaming, Boogaloo (Challenger’s Cup)
Player: Soulshiner (NME), Tocketty (NME), Mask (COG), Lloydy (TRIG), Vetium (BOOG)
Region: North America, Europe
Date of Ruling: 4/7/2015
Subject: Terms of Service Violation, Account Sharing
The Hi-Rez support team was able to conclude that two accounts : “AntiJungler” and “BarackObongo” were being accessed by multiple different players from various professional organizations within SMITE in direct violation of the Terms of Service.
The accounts, “AntiJungler” and “BarackObongo” have been permanently banned. The four players in question will be suspended from the game and competitive play following the normal escalation path for all players effective immediately.
Soulshiner (NME), Third Offense = 14 Day Ban
Tocketty (NME), First Offense = 3 Day Ban
Mask (COG), Fifth Offense = 1 Year Ban
Lloydy (TRIG), Third Offense = 14 Day Ban
Vetium (Boogaloo), Third Offense = 14 Day Ban
All players will have a mandatory one-week competition ban before appeals for written permission will be considered.
Hi-Rez Suspension Policy, Competition Rules
Hi-Rez Suspension Policy, Paragraph 2:
We track and manage various in-game offenses in our games to try to maintain a fun, friendly in-game community. We apply suspensions for any of the following offenses: leaving, harassment, intentional feeding.
1st offense = 3 day ban
2nd offense = 7 day ban
3rd offense = 14 day ban
4th offense = 30 day ban
5th offense = 1 year ban
Hi-Rez Suspension Policy, Paragraph 4 :
Account sharing will result in a permanent ban on the account that was shared as well as a normal suspension, as described above, for the main accounts of any players that used the shared account.
Read more in the link below.
Competitive Ruling: Account Sharing - SMITE eSports Season 2