- See Also
Abbreviation of "Battle of the Bits user". Its plural form BotBrs
is commonly used when referring to a group of Battle of the Bits users. Alternatively, you can address them with "all n00bz"!
Pronounced bot-bir or bot-burrr.
BotBr level-ups occur when any BotBr reaches a specific amount of points. A BotBr's current level is a simple method to display their efforts and commitment to BotB. Certain level-ups include the appropriation of Bonus Magic Powers; refer to the table below for the exact point requirements of each:
Bonus Magic Powers
Ability to create custom site palettes.
Ability to liēk and/or hæit posts.
Ability to edit the Lyceum.
Enables the editing of a Lyceum article's categories.
Ability to bump comment threads.
Mighty status and badge.
Can upload attachments for free (not implemented).
Ascended status and badge.
Grand Wizard status.
Every time a BotBr levels up, they are (re)assigned a class
based on their points.
Badges appear on a BotBr's profile page and next to their name on their comments.
Level 17 or higher.
Level 27 or higher.
Better behave when you see these guys!
...really running the show! Admins starve without.
A BotBr's unlocked formats
Ailments are both administered and healed by BotB admins. They are used to protect the community from spambots and misbehaving BotBrs. Respect the system and stay healthy!
A basic grounding! A scrub cannot edit the lyceum, bump threads, or tag entries. Additionally, their influence performs at one-tenth of the BotBr's actual voting strength
. Normally assigned to those who commit scrublike behavior; see Scrub
A parasite cannot host. Usually assigned to users who break the hosting rules.
A troll has voting privileges revoked. Assigned to people that troll-vote, vote double, and/or vote on their own entries using alternate accounts (a BotBr is only allowed to vote once per-entry).
A Zombi is muted and cannot post communications. Assigned to those who are disruptive or are hurting the site's atmosphere through communication. A zombi also cannot donload entries or their renders.
All wrapped up and totally crippled. Assigned to serious trolls and spambots.