You don't get it by itself; it goes: Moderator -> Administrator.
You must first become a moderator on the site. Administrators are users who are seen as role models on the site, they are helpful to users, answer questions, handle work behind the scenes, and dedicate precious free time to improving the site.
You must do much for community, have spare time, help people out, answer questions, and make sure to respect everyone. The opportunity to receive this either when there is a Global Announcement requesting moderators, or when you are asked by the Administration team asking if you would like to become part of TheTechGame staff team.
Must be an "Awesome User". This means be active in the community, post helpful topics and posts, stay out of trouble, and stand out as a great member and role model of the community. This badge is given out at the discretion of the Administration team and therefore has no set criteria to achieving it. The aforementioned may help your cause in obtaining the rank however.
Must be a wizard, pass the wizard test (Opportunities will come and go), or cast a spell proving your wizardry. This badge is given out at the discretion of the Administration team and therefore has no set criteria to achieving it. The aforementioned may help your cause in obtaining the rank.
Must be a Ninja, prove you are a ninja by showing your true ninja skills. This badge is given out at the discretion of the Administration team and therefore has no set criteria to achieving it. The aforementioned may help your cause in obtaining the rank.
Have an original idea of yours implemented into the site! Site changes and ideas can be posted in the Site Enhancements and Feedback section. Only given to members who have had their ideas implemented post V5, but note that one idea will not always be rewarded with the award.
An award given to a Member who has been recognized as one of the most valuable users to the site that month. At the end of each month a winner is voted on by members and Staff, and will be recognized as that period's "Member of the Month".
Given to users who show their helpfulness and skill in our Graphics Forum area. Graphics submitted are not just limited to image creations, but almost any type of art qualifies. There is no set criteria to earning this badge, and it will be given to those who prove they are worthy of the title.
Given to users who are active in our PC General,
Building, Gaming and/or Support areas of the Technology section, and have proven their knowledge and helpfulness. Users with this badge have made their own contributions to the section, whether it be through guides, helpful advice, great knowledge, or just being an all around awesome member in the sections.