- Main article: The Ranks of TWC
Members of TWC who have been awarded the Phalera medal are currently identified on the forum by wearing the following badge (if they choose to display it in place of other ranks):
The badge will be replaced by a medal in the side bar of the user panel when a suitable graphic becomes available.
The Phalera medal is granted to those who contribute to the Total War Center forums in an exceptional way - usually for work in the common community forums.
- Main article: The Constitution
To qualify for a Phalera's award, the nominee must have made exceptional input or otherwise made significant contributions inside the CC sections of the boards. A member of any Rank is eligible to receive an Phalera award, but must also meet the criteria to become a Citizen. His nomination must also be seconded by an elected member of the Consilium de Civitate.
Qualifying nominees shall have their nomination posted in the Prothalamos and will be moved to vote as per the procedure in Section 2 Article 3. Once moved to they shall be voted upon for a period of one week and require a two-third majority of non-abstaining votes to achieve the award. If the nominee was not already a Citizen, this Rank shall also be conferred upon them if they pass. A nominee who fails to pass his vote is not eligible to re-nominated until three months have passed.