This is the official, up-to-date, list of allowed mods on the ZionMC server. This list may be updated and change without any notification being given, so ensure to regularly check this post. Any use of prohibited mods may result in punishment, leading to a ban.
It allows Minecraft to run faster and provides many options and enhancements for HD textures.
Mods that alter gamma are allowed. This can be done via the options.txt file within the .minecraft folder.
Shaders enhances the Minecraft visual experience, and provides no unfair advantage.
Minimaps are allowed, however if they show players, mobs, or entities are not allowed.
Indicators that show the health of other players. A common mod is ‘BetterPvP’.
The ‘Bettersprint’ mod is allowed, as well as any other toggle sprint/sneak mods are allowed.
Armor Status, Directional HUDs, and Status Effects; Most commonly known as ‘5-Zig’
These mods are allowed only if they show your own status.