For the purposes of this site and the rule below, stating that all art content must contain at least one "shota" character, a shota is defined as:
a fictional character with the appearance of a male child (boy) and an assumed age between 5 and 15 years.
The following do not count as a "shota":
In art, age may be unclear and subjective. As is stated above, a character's age and "shota-ness" is determined heavily based on appearance.
ShotaWorld staff reserve the right to remove any content they deem to not include a shota character based on this rule.
We intend to comply with data privacy laws, such as GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation). To such ends, we will honor requests to delete personally identifiable information (PII). Contact an administrator to have your account and personally identifiable information removed from the site.
Note: personal information does not include your threads, posts, and uploaded attachments. To prevent destroying the context of, in some cases, entire threads, we may choose to leave your posts and content associated with a "deleted username".
Do not post content you know to be illegal.
We realize that the law may vary from place to place, but use common sense. Even if something is legal where you live, it may be illegal from our web host's perspective, or may be illegal for some or most other users.
ShotaWorld staff reserve full discretion and final say on what may and may not be posted on this website. We also reserve the right to remove anything we feel may pose a danger to our site or our users due to being illegal.
Child Pornography, Child Erotica, and any content featuring child abuse of any kind is unequivocally and expressly prohibited. You may not upload, link to, or direct other users in accessing files or websites containing that kind of content.
Given that this site is called ShotaWorld, we expect all art posted in content sections to include and contain at least one shota character. Click Here to learn how "shota" is defined for the purposes of this rule.
Series, sets, and comics that do not contain a shota in all frames are allowed, but the shota must be a primary character in all such works.
You may not maliciously edit your posts. Malicious editing is when a post is edited for reasons that do not contribute productively to the conversation. This includes deleting all content from your post (breaking the thread continuity) or editing your post to include harmful or other rulebreaking content.