What kind of avatars are allowed?
All kinds of avatars are allowed on Chess.com, as long as they meet the below requirements!
Avatars must NOT contain:
- Gore, blood or other bodily fluids
- Hate symbols, pictures of war criminals, depictions of murder or other criminal acts/illegal substances
- Profanity in any language (including ASL and “flipping someone off” or other insulting gestures) or racial slurs
- Full nudity, pornographic images
- Pornographic cartoons or anime (hentai/ecchi).
- Strategically covered nudity, sheer or see-through clothing, lewd undergarments or provocative poses (cartoons included.)
- Close-ups of breasts, buttocks, or crotches (cartoons included.)
- Unauthorized copyrighted material
- Pictures mocking or impersonating another Chess.com member
- Political or religious references
Avatars containing any of the above will be removed, and repeated offenses may lead to account restrictions or closure.
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