Fictional Races Wiki


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Welcome! Edit

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thx Edit

alright thx. Hallowseve15 11:20, April 29, 2010 (UTC)

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Re:Help Edit

Hey. If you go to Special:ThemeDesigner you'll be able to change everything there. You'll have a list of options to choose from, including link colours and backgrounds. --Klock101 19:49, May 31, 2011 (UTC)

Infoboxes Edit

The infobox style that was originally set up doesn't allow much in the way of customization, so I've set up a new system. It still works the exact same way when you're adding an infobox to articles, but the code behind it on the template page is a little more complex. Let me know what you think of how the boxes look now. I can change the colors around some more if you want. --Klock101 21:40, June 2, 2011 (UTC)

Your wiki Edit

It's a good wiki you got here, very unique idea about fictional races.

If I suddenly get a blast of race knowledge I'll apply it here :)

Samuelcd1997 21:21, June 3, 2011 (UTC)

Activity Edit


I'd like to ask how active this wiki is. I'm writing a sci-fi novel, and i'd like to get opinons about the races I'll be using for the story.

thank you in advance!

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