Ethical Code of Conduct

Ethical Code of Conduct for Streamers Broadcasting Middle East Esports AoE2 events.


This ethical code of conduct outlines the expectations for streamers broadcasting the upcoming AoE2 tournament. By adhering to these guidelines, streamers contribute to a positive and inclusive environment for players, viewers, and the overall tournament experience.

General Principles

  • Respect: Treat all players, viewers, and fellow streamers with respect and dignity. This includes avoiding discriminatory language, harassment, personal attacks, and hate speech.
  • Fairness: Promote sportsmanship and fair play. Avoid cheating, manipulating gameplay, or exploiting bugs.
  • Integrity: Maintain honesty and transparency in all interactions. This includes disclosing sponsorships and affiliations, avoiding conflicts of interest, and being truthful about skill level and gameplay.
  • Accountability: Be responsible for your actions and words. Acknowledge mistakes and apologize when necessary.

Specific Guidelines

  • Content:
  • Maintain a PG-13 rating during broadcasts. Avoid excessive swearing, nudity, and graphic violence.
  • Respect the privacy of players and viewers. Do not share personal information without consent.
  • Avoid promoting illegal activities or substances.
  • Be mindful of copyright and intellectual property rights.
  • Avoid touching any political topics
  • Gameplay:
  • Play to the best of your ability within the rules of the tournament.
  • Avoid using exploits, bugs, or other unfair tactics.
  • Do not engage in match fixing or collusion.
  • Be a gracious winner and a respectful loser.
  • Community:
  • Foster a positive and inclusive community environment.
  • Encourage respectful discourse and discourage negativity.
  • Moderate your chat effectively and promptly address any inappropriate behavior.
  • Promote fair play and sportsmanship among viewers.
  • Conflicts of Interest:
  • Disclose any sponsorships or affiliations that may create a conflict of interest.
  • Avoid situations where your personal interests may influence your judgment during the broadcast.
  • Professionalism:
  • Maintain a professional demeanor throughout the tournament.
  • Be punctual and prepared for your scheduled broadcasts.
  • Follow the instructions and guidelines of the tournament organizers.

Consequences of Violations

Violations of this code of conduct may result in disciplinary action, including warnings, temporary or permanent suspensions from the tournament, or other penalties as deemed necessary by the tournament organizers.


By adhering to this ethical code of conduct, streamers can contribute to a successful and enjoyable Middle East Esports AoE2 events for everyone involved. We encourage all streamers to familiarize themselves with these guidelines and uphold the highest standards of conduct.