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Welcome to the '''[[Project:About|Pokémon Wiki]]''', a collaborative encyclopedia for everything and anything that is related to the [[Pokémon|''Pokémon World'']]. There are [[Special:Statistics|{{NUMBEROFARTICLES}}]] [[Special:Allpages|articles]] and we are still growing since this wiki was founded in January 2005. The wiki format allows anyone to create or edit any article, so we can all work together to create a comprehensive database for the ''[[Pokémon]]'' franchise. Don't forget to visit this wiki's [[Pokémon Wiki:Guidelines|Guidelines]] and [[Pokémon Wiki:Manual of Style|Manual of Style]] before editing.
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Luxray (with Wise Glasses)
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Pokémon Wiki

Welcome to the Pokémon Wiki, a collaborative encyclopedia for everything and anything that is related to the Pokémon World. There are 8,634 articles and we are still growing since this wiki was founded in January 2005. The wiki format allows anyone to create or edit any article, so we can all work together to create a comprehensive database for the Pokémon franchise. Don't forget to visit this wiki's Guidelines and Manual of Style before editing.

Getting Started

The Pokémon Wiki is a wiki for the Pokémon franchise, a media franchise owned by Nintendo. Basically, this is an encyclopedia or a database for the Pokémon franchise that anyone can contribute to.

The Pokémon Wiki was founded on January 27, 2005 by Jellochuu.

See also:
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These links are to help you get started as a contributor on our wiki. If you have further questions, contact an administrator.

Starting an ArticleWritingImagesColor ChartAdministratorsContent

There are four easy ways to start a new page:

  1. From an existing page (such as Special:Wantedpages), you can click a red link to the title of the new page. For example, to create an article called "This link", you could click This link (unless someone has created it already on this Wikia). You can also create a red link yourself, in a related page or index page or your user page. Links on related pages are convenient for navigation, and they also make people aware of the new page.
  2. You can start a new page by typing the URL directly in your Address bar. (For example, if you are editing on example.wikia.com and you would like to create "This link", go to http://example.wikia.com/wiki/This_link.) An easy way to produce the URL is editing the last part of the URL of another page in the same project (using an underline instead of a space between words). To prevent your new page being an "orphan", you should link to it from other pages.
  3. If you search for a page that is not yet on this wiki, you will see a red link above the search list. Clicking this is another way to get to the edit page for the new article.
  4. The easiest way to create an article is with an inputbox. Typing the new title in the box, and clicking "Create article", will take you to the edit page for that article. To see how to add an inputbox, look at the code in the edit box of this page, or see the Central help page.

Before using one of those last methods, have a search to see whether there is already a page with a name very like the one you propose. – Splitting pages later is easier than merging near-duplicates.

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Introductions and Short Articles

All articles begin with a sentence or definition describing the topic. The topic should be written in bold, and should be at the very beginning of that sentence. In addition, that definition should also include the Pokemon game or games dealing with that subject. The sentence itself may not be that complicated, for example, "Gold is a main character from the Pokemon game series," is a perfectly fine opening sentence. It's a nice, short lead-in to a lot of information.

The next few sentences in the paragraph should give an overview of the topic. If you are writing a short article on something that does not have a lot of detail or complexity, then an introductory-style paragraph or paragraphs may be all you write. If you are planning on writing a longer article, however, you will want to keep your information in the introduction basic, as the details will fit better in the subsections of the article.

The main reason for this is to help people who have not come directly from the wiki itself; there are visitors looking for information who come from search engines or other links, and may not be aware of the focus of the wiki when they first arrive on the page. By including this information right at the beginning, they'll know where they are and can see right away if the article will be of use to them. As an example, someone looking for information on Cloud's role in Final Fantasy VII or information on types of clouds in the sky would probably not be interested in a Pokemon article.

Longer Articles

Sometimes, you will have a topic that has a lot of information in it, and will therefore need a longer article for a subject. Articles on Worlds, for example, are always divided into several parts, or subsections, to make it easier to find information on the world's layout, the plot taking place there, or even just where the treasure chests are located. There are two guidelines you should use when deciding on creating subsections within an article:

1. Does the subsection make it easy to find information in the article? A person may be searching on certain information on a topic, such as the weapons used by certain characters, or what role they played in games they were in. Can they find that information easily in the article, or do they have to comb through the article to find the section they want?

2. Is the subsection appropriate for the article? Think carefully about a subsection, especially when it overlaps with another article. A subsection on Misty's relationship with Ash in Pokemon would be appropriate for his article; however, describing isty herself would make more sense in her own article. Keep the article as focused on the subject as possible. After all, if someone wants more information on something else mentioned in the article, all they should have to do is click on a link to reach that article.

To Trivia, or Not to Trivia?

Be very careful about creating or adding a trivia or miscellaneous section to an article. Trivia sections can quickly grow out of control and make it hard to find information since they end up covering a broad range of topics. If you want to add something to an article, look at the existing sections and see if there are any places that information might be better put to use.

Categories

Finally, don't forget to add categories to a new article! They're so easily missed because they sit at the bottom, but they are quite useful for navigating. Make sure you pick the appropriate category or categories for a subject, and make sure you spell the category correctly. Often, category names are in plural form since they hold information on several topics instead of one or two things.
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General informationEdit

All image setups follow the same basic syntax, however they do not have to be used. The basic syntax is: [[Image:name|type|location|size|caption]] However, everything after name can come in whatever order the user wants it to.

In depth informationEdit

Name

The name is the only thing that isn't optional when adding an image to an article (naturally). An important thing to remember is that the name of the image is semi-caps-sensitive in the same way the search-function is, which means that if an image is called FFWiki.jpg, then writing FFWiKi.jpg or FFWiki.JPG will not retrieve the image.

Image Types

There are three types of images:

  • thumb or thumbnail
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When not specifying the type as one of the above, no frame will appear. Size can be changed in both direction, i.e. "inflation" is possible. If caption is written, it will only appear if the mouse is hovering over the image.

Location

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Image floats to the left, but breaks the text in the same manner as center.
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Size

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Will resize the width to be 100 pixels (100 can be replaced by whatever number you wish). Height will automatically be computed to fit the image's aspect ratio.
  • 100x150px
Using this method is a way of limiting the image to whatever limit it hits first. This corresponds to saying the the width must not exceed 100 pixels and the height must not exceed 150 pixels. Once the image hits one of these limits, the opposite will be scaled to keep aspect ratio.

Caption

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Festival of Battle - The Grand Finale, Part FINAL

Welcome, welcome, to the first annual fight of the Pokémon Wiki, the Festival of Battle! I'm Energy X and I will be your host of the Festival this week! The Festival, as you have read, features the battles of Pokémon in a specific region. Each weekend you can taste some of the battles these Pokémon will have, so give a big support for ones you like!

Here we are, atop the battle peak, where the finalists gather. Each of these challengers has survived many battles, evolved and experienced many great things. But, alas, only one will walk out as the Ultimate Champion. So, without further ado, commence your votes and give support for your own CHAMPION!

Now, let's hear for the commentators!

  • Shock:Lilligant will likely be eliminated quickly, since Charizard-X and possibly Hydreigon can hit it with super-effective attacks, and Lilligant's lack of non-Grass moves will ensure it does little damage to the others. Dusknoir is quite sturdy, but has trouble dealing damage and will fall to repeated Dark Pulses or Crunches. That leaves just Hydreigon and Charizard-X standing. As they are both Dragon types, they can both hit each other quite hard. Charizard-X's slightly higher Speed and its Tough Claws ability will give it an edge against Hydreigon, leading to a narrow victory.
  • X:So, it is the final battle and I remind everyone to read the comments first before voting. You can always choose to hare someone's advice.

In the first battle, we have Mega Charizard X, Hydreigon & Lilligant and Dusknoir. Charizard knows many fire attacks, from a simple Ember to the mighty Flare Blitz, which will burn each and every opponent. This can eliminate Lilligant already, who is a Grass-type. Hydreigon will be a much different opponent, who uses Dragon attacks, which can hurt Charizard effectively, though I remind that Charizard is a Mega-Evolved Pokémon, which means it is quite tough and can survive some Dragon attacks. Dusknoir is a Ghost-type, so it will have a tough battle with Hydreigon, but might confuse it with Confuse Ray and hit it with attacks like Payback, which inflict double damage, considering Dusknoir is slower than Hydreigon. It might not have a long battle with Charizard, though.

All things considered, I give my support to Charizard, though this is a fine, intense battle that cannot be ended easily.


Vote for your favourite!

549Lilligant
635Hydreigon
Hydreigon & Lilligant
477Dusknoir
Dusknoir (with Shell Bell)
006MCharizard
Mega Charizard X

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The ultimate fight starts!
 
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The poll was created at 19:25 on September 1, 2014, and so far 89 people voted.
Second place finalists battle!
 
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The fight for the third place!
 
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The poll was created at 19:31 on September 1, 2014, and so far 75 people voted.

Winners of the Festival Battles

Generation Pokémon


006Charizard
Charizard: 473
Vaporeon: 279
208Steelix
Steelix: 352
Sneasel: 163
356Dusclops
Dusclops: 343
Cacturne: 144
444Gabite
Gabite: 373
Floatzel: 125
635Hydreigon
Lilligant & Hydregion: 320
Emolga & Liepard: 67
706Goodra
Goodra: 245
Florges: 101



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