Suicide & Self-Harm:
- Themes of suicide and self harm are allowed on the Episode platform, but must be presented respectfully, maturely and in a non-glorifying way.
- No graphic / explicit / detailed descriptions of suicide / self-harm / etc.
- Authors can give highlights or broad strokes, but not details
- Ex: they can say a suicide / self harm happened, but cannot have in-depth descriptions of the details, injuries or physical sensations.
- Suicide and self harm cannot be depicted as feeling good, being a relief, or as a means of escape.
- Creators cannot show blood, gore or bodies resulting from a suicide.
- Ex: blood dripping down the wrists, cuts, gunshot wounds or a body hanging in a noose, etc.