The General Category is the first shown and listed out of the 8 main Forum Categories of the Sploder Community Forums, and is the most posted-in one to date. Anyone from the rank of Private to Administrator can view it. In the General category, users discuss/chat with others about virtually any subject, whether it regards real-life events, media, games, books or the site itself. Socialization between users most often occurs here.
The General category is commonly where important announcements are made, such as possible upgrading of the site, new promotions of members or helpful tips on internet safety to those of Private rank. Multiple versions of the General category exist, such as The Barracks, the Bunker and the Lieutenants League.
The General category is one of the 6 main categories that an Applicant or Guest cannot see while viewing the Sploder Community Forums.
This category has changed it's name in many days. Here is the list of names:
- On September 17 2020, The General Category got renamed to The Playhouse for some reason.
- Then on September 18, It got renamed again to "The General Playhouse".
- On September 20, It got renamed yet again to "Board Wars: Episode IV - A New General".
- On September 21, It got renamed for the 4th time to "Call of Bricc: General Ops IIII".
- On September 29, It got renamed for the 5th time to "Lord of the Categories: The Fellowship of General".