Fandom

RuneScape Players Wiki

Moderator

Redirected from Moderators

3,091pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Discussion0 Share
For the player with the Jagex Moderator account, see Rab.

A Moderator, also known as a Mod, is a term used to describe someone who is either a Forum Moderator, Player Moderator, Local Moderator, or Jagex Moderator.

Forum Moderator

Main page: Forum Moderator
Refer to caption. The post has a green background, and the words "Forum Mod" appear below the moderator's name and chat head.

An example of a Forum Moderator post on the RuneScape Forums

A Forum Moderator, also known as a Forum Mod or FMod, is a player chosen by Jagex to help maintain the RuneScape Forums. Forum Moderators have the ability to lock threads, hide posts from public view, and muting players. Their posts on the forums can be identified with a green background. One must accept an invitation from Jagex to obtain this position.[1] As of 25 April 2014, there are 69 Forum Moderators.[2]

Player Moderator

Main page: Player Moderator
A Player Moderator talks in-game. A silver crown appears next to the moderator's name in chat.

An example of a Player Moderator message in RuneScape

A Player Moderator, also known as a PMod, is a player chosen by Jagex to help monitor and maintain the in-game RuneScape environment. Player Moderators have the ability to issue a 48-hour mute to any abuse reports they submit. In-game, they can be identified with a silver crown or a silver star (Player Moderator silver badge) if they are members of the gold Premier Club. One must accept an invitation by Jagex from the Message Centre to receive this position.[3]

Dual Moderator

A Dual Moderator is a player who is both a Forum Moderator and a Player Moderator.

Local Moderator

Main page: Local Moderator
A Local Moderator talks in-game. A purple crown appears next to the moderator's name in chat.

An example of a Local Moderator message in RuneScape

A Local Moderator, also known as a Local Mod or LMod, is a Community Management team member working for one of Jagex's official partners. They can be identified with a purple crown next to their name in chat, and a purple background in the RuneScape Forums.[4]

Jagex Moderator

Main page: Jagex Moderator
A Jagex Moderator talks in-game. A gold crown appears next to the moderator's name in chat.

An example of a Jagex Moderator message in RuneScape

A Jagex Moderator, also known as a Jagex Mod or JMod, is a person who works for Jagex. Since Jagex was founded in 2001, it has went from 4 employees to around 550 as of 2013.[5] Most of their staff work on assisting players, developing content, and testing game features before they are released. Abilities of a Jagex Moderator range from muting and banning other players, to teleporting to any location in RuneScape. Jagex Moderator accounts are used for work-related purposes.

They can be identified with a gold crown next to their name in chat, and a gold background in the RuneScape Forums. To become a Jagex Moderator, one has to submit a successful application for an available position at Jagex.[6]

References

  1. Forum Moderators. RuneScape Wiki. Retrieved 20 May 2014.
  2. Mod Balance; Mod MattHe (25 April 2014). FMods Exposed. Podbean. 1:37–1:45. Retrieved 20 May 2014.
  3. Player Moderators. RuneScape Wiki. Retrieved 20 May 2014.
  4. Local Moderators. RuneScape Wiki. Retrieved 19 May 2014.
  5. Gaudiosi, John (27 June 2013). Jagex CEO Mark Gerhard Discusses RuneScape 3 And Transformers Universe. Forbes. Retrieved 9 November 2013.
  6. Moderators. RuneScape Wiki. Retrieved 26 October 2012.


Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.