Our chat system currently has the ability for users to log in as guests.
This allows you to enter and get a feel for the action and conversation, while you wait for your official profile to be approved by the Administrative staff.
This is called staying In Character (IC) and it is vital for maintaining the integrity of the stories being told.
If you absolutely have to say something Out Of Character (OOC) then you should try to do so in private messages to the specific person.
Excessive use of Out Of Character comments in any other room where role playing is taking place is against the rules, and can result in administrative action.
There are two basic ways that your character can interact with others in a chat room.
Role playing is a form of storytelling where you take on the persona of a fictional character, and then interact with others through various mediums to tell dynamic stories.
Our role playing chat rooms allow you to interact with other members of the community in real time using narrative text as the medium.
However guests are still subject to all of Role Pages posted rules and guidelines.
The chat system that we employ contains multiple rooms which can be used for roleplaying purposes, each representing a different location.
Dialogue: In literary form this is generally delineated by having words placed in quote marks “ “ That is an acceptable way to express dialogue in the chat, however the common convention on Role Pages is to simply leave text which is intended as dialogue unmarked. *She smiles, catching the man by the sleeve of his jacket* I have an important appointment at 3 and I don’t want to be late.
*Suddenly realizing herself she lets the sleeve go, an embarrassed blush coloring her cheeks.* I’m sorry, I’m… You must follow all of Role Pages.com’s posted rules at all times, whenever accessing any feature of the site, including this chat system.