Welcome to The Rusty Crab

The Rusty Crab is a PVP server for the popular Early-Access game RUST which can be purchased on the STEAM Store. We welcome players of all ages and types, but we ask you to please read and follow the server rules, which can be found below.


  • Name: RustyCrab.co Solo/Duo/Trio | Vanilla
  • Map Size: 3000
  • Vanilla: Yes
  • Server Location: Seattle, Washington
  • Active Admins: Yes
  • Max Group Size: 3 Players
  • Community Discord: Yes
  • Max Player Count: 100
  • Server IP:
  • Backup Frequency: Daily


RUST provides two methods of finding and connecting to The Rusty Crab server:

  • IP Address:
  • Server Name: RustyCrab.co Solo/Duo/Trio | Vanilla in the 'Community' tab


  • Map Wipe Frequency: Bi-Weekly
  • BP Wipe Frequency: Bi-Weekly
  • Last Map Wipe: July 18, 2019
  • Next Map Wipe: August 1 (Forced), 2019
  • Last BP Wipe: July 18, 2019
  • Next BP Wipe: August 1 (Forced), 2019


No Hate Speech
This rule applies to in-game voice and text chat, Discord, in-game signs and paintings.
No Racism
Just don't.
No Assholes
While RUST can be a frustrating game, remember it is just that -- a game.
No Game/VAC Bans
We have no tolerance towards cheaters, previous and current. If you are caught cheating in any way you will be banned for life.
No Excessive Griefing
Do not engage in behavior that is intended to hinder another players gaming experience.
No Spawn Camping
Killing nakeds within seconds of spawning hurts the population and ultimately your own fun.
3 Player Group Max
No bases, teams or raid groups containing more than three players.
No Blocking Monuments
Don't build a massive compound that wraps around any monument prohibiting access from other players.
Respect Server Admins
We make no profit and spend our money, time and effort towards making your gaming experience as enjoyable as possible.