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What is Factions?

With this plugin players group up in Factions. You claim land as your own and build your base. Factions is a self serve anti griefing system. Leaders control who can can edit their faction land.

Factions is also about diplomacy and war. You declare wars and forge alliances. You fight over land and manage your monetary expenses.


  1. Stop your server.
  2. Put MassiveCore.jar in your plugins folder. Download MassiveCore here on BukkitDev.
  3. Put Factions.jar in your plugins folder.
  4. Start your server again.
  5. Configure (Optional)

New In Factions 2.7

  • UUID support! Has actually been in Factions since 2.4.0.
  • Over 50 issues fixed! Thanks for reporting your bugs on GitHub.
  • /f motd – Message of the Day for your Faction only.
  • /f claim – Instant claiming with radius. Square, Circle, Fill and Transfer tools.
  • /f tax – Brand new taxation system as an expansion plugin.
  • /f dynmap – Dynmap integration as an expansion plugin.
  • /f seechunk – See chunks using particle effects as you move around.
  • /f flag – Faction flags modifiable by leader. Toggle on monster spawning!
  • /f home [faction] – Teleport to the homes of your allies!

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Factions is developed by MassiveCraft.com
You are most welcome to join in and play with us :)

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  • Avatar of forbiddengaminggods forbiddengaminggods Jun 30, 2015 at 01:22 UTC - 0 likes

    HELP! I can't get the essentials chat group-format to work with massivecore and factions.

  • Avatar of ColdCodr ColdCodr Jun 28, 2015 at 05:38 UTC - 0 likes

    @cyber_survivor: Go

    /f ally....

    or, /f neutral [fname]

    Last edited Jun 28, 2015 by ColdCodr: updated
  • Avatar of cyber_survivor cyber_survivor Jun 26, 2015 at 22:15 UTC - 1 like

    How do I make a faction peaceful? I've tried /f peaceful but it doesn't recognize the command.

  • Avatar of HoodedGameMaster HoodedGameMaster Jun 22, 2015 at 23:09 UTC - 0 likes

    @SacredB0B: Go

    You need to update your MassiveCore. Make sure you are using the newest one there.

  • Avatar of Maxx_Qc Maxx_Qc Jun 22, 2015 at 20:56 UTC - 0 likes

    How can I protect a modded container in the config?

    Last edited Jun 23, 2015 by Maxx_Qc
  • Avatar of SacredB0B SacredB0B Jun 19, 2015 at 20:07 UTC - 0 likes

    During a recent stop&start of our server, the plugin would load, but fail to enable. Now it wont even attempt to load. Any help would be great..

    [Server thread/ERROR]: Error occurred while enabling Factions v2.7.5 (Is it up to date?) com.massivecraft.massivecore.xlib.gson.JsonSyntaxException: java.io.EOFException: End of input at line 28810 column 12 at com.massivecraft.massivecore.xlib.gson.internal.Streams.parse(Streams.java:55) [?:?] at com.massivecraft.massivecore.xlib.gson.JsonParser.parse(JsonParser.java:84) [?:?] at com.massivecraft.massivecore.xlib.gson.JsonParser.parse(JsonParser.java:59) [?:?] at com.massivecraft.massivecore.xlib.gson.JsonParser.parse(JsonParser.java:45) [?:?] at com.massivecraft.massivecore.store.DriverFlatfile.loadFileJson(DriverFlatfile.java:150) [?:?] at com.massivecraft.massivecore.store.DriverFlatfile.loadFile(DriverFlatfile.java:136) [?:?] at com.massivecraft.massivecore.store.DriverFlatfile.loadAll(DriverFlatfile.java:176) [?:?] at com.massivecraft.massivecore.store.Coll.initLoadAllFromRemote(Coll.java:852) [?:?] at com.massivecraft.massivecore.store.Coll.init(Coll.java:947) [?:?] at com.massivecraft.factions.Factions.onEnable(Factions.java:137) [?:?] at org.bukkit.plugin.java.JavaPlugin.setEnabled(JavaPlugin.java:321) [spigot.jar:git-Spigot-081dfa5-ba8f630] at org.bukkit.plugin.java.JavaPluginLoader.enablePlugin(JavaPluginLoader.java:335) [spigot.jar:git-Spigot-081dfa5-ba8f630] at org.bukkit.plugin.SimplePluginManager.enablePlugin(SimplePluginManager.java:405) [spigot.jar:git-Spigot-081dfa5-ba8f630] at org.bukkit.craftbukkit.v1_8_R1.CraftServer.loadPlugin(CraftServer.java:355) [spigot.jar:git-Spigot-081dfa5-ba8f630] at org.bukkit.craftbukkit.v1_8_R1.CraftServer.enablePlugins(CraftServer.java:315) [spigot.jar:git-Spigot-081dfa5-ba8f630] at net.minecraft.server.v1_8_R1.MinecraftServer.q(MinecraftServer.java:402) [spigot.jar:git-Spigot-081dfa5-ba8f630] at net.minecraft.server.v1_8_R1.MinecraftServer.k(MinecraftServer.java:370) [spigot.jar:git-Spigot-081dfa5-ba8f630] at net.minecraft.server.v1_8_R1.MinecraftServer.a(MinecraftServer.java:325) [spigot.jar:git-Spigot-081dfa5-ba8f630] at net.minecraft.server.v1_8_R1.DedicatedServer.init(DedicatedServer.java:211) [spigot.jar:git-Spigot-081dfa5-ba8f630] at net.minecraft.server.v1_8_R1.MinecraftServer.run(MinecraftServer.java:494) [spigot.jar:git-Spigot-081dfa5-ba8f630] at java.lang.Thread.run(Unknown Source) [?:1.8.0_05] Caused by: java.io.EOFException: End of input at line 28810 column 12 at com.massivecraft.massivecore.xlib.gson.stream.JsonReader.nextNonWhitespace(JsonReader.java:1414) [?:?] at com.massivecraft.massivecore.xlib.gson.stream.JsonReader.doPeek(JsonReader.java:552) [?:?] at com.massivecraft.massivecore.xlib.gson.stream.JsonReader.peek(JsonReader.java:428) [?:?] at com.massivecraft.massivecore.xlib.gson.internal.bind.TypeAdapters$25.read(TypeAdapters.java:644) [?:?] at com.massivecraft.massivecore.xlib.gson.internal.bind.TypeAdapters$25.read(TypeAdapters.java:667) [?:?] at com.massivecraft.massivecore.xlib.gson.internal.bind.TypeAdapters$25.read(TypeAdapters.java:642) [?:?] at com.massivecraft.massivecore.xlib.gson.internal.Streams.parse(Streams.java:45) [?:?] ... 20 more

  • Avatar of ZOO231 ZOO231 Jun 14, 2015 at 17:47 UTC - 0 likes

    If you want to know how to make the factions plugin work in only factions worlds, watch this tutorial: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_sd8YlcYJfY

    Want to know how to make MCore plugins work in different worlds? Watch this tutorial: http:www.youtube.com/watch?v=_sd8YlcYJfY

  • Avatar of fullonpvp fullonpvp Jun 14, 2015 at 04:07 UTC - 0 likes

    How to make it so players can open chest on claimed land cant find this anywhere

  • Avatar of MooscaPvP MooscaPvP Jun 14, 2015 at 02:06 UTC - 0 likes

    How to translate this plugin ? Translate altogether ?

  • Avatar of MenacingMC MenacingMC Jun 12, 2015 at 16:05 UTC - 0 likes

    Which version of this factions is the one which includes /f show, /f who, etc. ???


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Aug 26, 2011
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