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universetwisters

GTAWikia essay

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The nerve of some contributors. :D

 

http://gta.wikia.com/wiki/Helicopter_(GTA_LCS)

If the player manages to end the game in 100 % completion, a normal Police Maverick (without special abilities) will appear on the Newport Multistory Car Park opposite the Pay 'n' Spray garage in Staunton Island, near the player's safehouse as a special bonus which itself requires another chopper to reach such height.

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Going through the wiki and came across Clarence Little's page and I saw this:

 

jTd5n0N.png

 

It made me think of GTA 5 speculation after the first trailer, just how everyone thought the black guy in the tank top was CJ because apparently every black guy in a tank top is CJ. The site's been better at cutting bullsh*t though, I haven't had to post here much 

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Monkeypolice188
3 hours ago, universetwisters said:

Going through the wiki and came across Clarence Little's page and I saw this:

 

jTd5n0N.png

 

It made me think of GTA 5 speculation after the first trailer, just how everyone thought the black guy in the tank top was CJ because apparently every black guy in a tank top is CJ. The site's been better at cutting bullsh*t though, I haven't had to post here much 

Although not an "official" recommendation, trivia sections are usually to be taken as a grain of salt. We hate them and always will, they're essentially a mosh-pit for all the random junk that doesn't belong somewhere else, in a more formal manner. It's sad that the original owner/administrators back in those days allowed it, Wikipedia don't and I can totally see there. We have and still are filtering out trivia sections and hope to eventually completely outrid them. Enough of the information in them can be integrated into the main article, they should only really be used as a very last resort if something doesn't really fit into the main article sections.

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universetwisters
1 minute ago, Monkeypolice188 said:

Although not an "official" recommendation, trivia sections are usually to be taken as a grain of salt. We hate them and always will, they're essentially a mosh-pit for all the random junk that doesn't belong somewhere else, in a more formal manner. It's sad that the original owner/administrators back in those days allowed it, Wikipedia don't and I can totally see there. We have and still are filtering out trivia sections and hope to eventually completely outrid them. Enough of the information in them can be integrated into the main article, they should only really be used as a very last resort if something doesn't really fit into the main article sections.

 

I mean trivia sections are fun and all but they shouldn't be dumbed down to sh*t like HE LOOKS LIKE THIS GUY CUZ THEY BLACK

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https://gta.wikia.com/wiki/Clarence_Little?diff=prev&oldid=432079

Here is your initial culprit

https://gta.wikia.com/wiki/Special:Contributions/The_GTA_Nerd

Like a lot of editors, he's changed and makes decent edits nowadays so it was probably a spur of the moment thing.
 

Strangely, this guy not only decided it was "fine", but also went ahead and added more jizz to the mix.

https://gta.wikia.com/wiki/Clarence_Little?diff=next&oldid=669951

https://gta.wikia.com/wiki/Special:Contributions/RageQuit

He turned out to be a sh*tposter on a couple other wikis and hasn't been around since.

 

Also when you removed it, this guy even reinstated it.

https://gta.wikia.com/wiki/Clarence_Little?diff=1097989&oldid=1097988

https://gta.wikia.com/wiki/User:Unknown_Educational_Software

I've got my eye on this guy, he's been posting a lot of sh*t lately.

 

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Posted (edited)

hahahaha ... muppet!

For your information and education - The editor's user page is the only place we allow, and in fact direct our wiki users to add their fan fiction and an editor is permitted to lie about themselves to their hearts content. In this day and age of internet whack-jobs, I would actually recommend users do not post too much truthful information about themselves on their user page.

 

The fact that you persisted in harassing the user after being told not to, even going to the lengths of your childish youtube stunt, just shows up your pettiness and I'm still considering whether to make the block permanent and report it to Fandom staff as a breach of Fandom TOU.

Edited by smurfynz

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Posted (edited)
6 hours ago, smurfynz said:

hahahaha ... muppet!

For your information and education - The editor's user page is the only place we allow, and in fact direct our wiki users to add their fan fiction and an editor is permitted to lie about themselves to their hearts content. In this day and age of internet whack-jobs, I would actually recommend users do not post too much truthful information about themselves on their user page.

 

The fact that you persisted in harassing the user after being told not to, even going to the lengths of your childish youtube stunt, just shows up your pettiness and I'm still considering whether to make the block permanent and report it to Fandom staff as a breach of Fandom TOU.

 

If it’s fan fiction, he should’ve said that it was instead of keeping on going with it. It isn’t childish to call people out for lying about their military service, just look up any stolen valor video on YouTube!

 

If I were reverting all his edits on his userpage and bugging him with messages every single day then that’s one thing, but all I’m doing is asking if he could validate his claims that he claims aren’t fan fiction and since he was clearly lying about one of them, I called him out on it. What of it?

Edited by universetwisters
I circumcised my dad after he fell asleep watching M*A*S*H reruns

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gtafaninwest

Does anyone still edit on GTA Wikia these days? Seems like bureaucracy has taken over the fandom.

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universetwisters
On 5/14/2019 at 8:43 PM, gtafaninwest said:

Does anyone still edit on GTA Wikia these days? Seems like bureaucracy has taken over the fandom.

 

Yes

Speaking of which, can someone get rid of the picture on this page for a voice actor because when I reverse searched it, it wasn't Bob Serva, it was some dude named William Pleban. I would be more than willing to do it myself but I'm still banned for like another month rip

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Posted (edited)
On 5/28/2019 at 11:28 AM, universetwisters said:

 

Yes

Speaking of which, can someone get rid of the picture on this page for a voice actor because when I reverse searched it, it wasn't Bob Serva, it was some dude named William Pleban. I would be more than willing to do it myself but I'm still banned for like another month rip

So now, according to the bureaucratic nazis on there, Red Dead is part of the HD universe. Seems like everything we do on there now, it's reverted.

 

https://gta.fandom.com/wiki/Timeline_(HD_Universe)?diff=prev&oldid=1163759

Edited by gtafaninwest

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universetwisters
54 minutes ago, gtafaninwest said:

So now, according to the bureaucratic nazis on there, Red Dead is part of the HD universe. Seems like everything we do on there now, it's reverted.

 

https://gta.fandom.com/wiki/Timeline_(HD_Universe)?diff=prev&oldid=1163759

 

Just revert it back and remind them that, by that logic, GTA 3 is part of the HD universe too

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Actually, looking at that, it's got a lot of fanon related stuff, like the birth of Giovanni da Verrazzano (who isn't even f*cking mentioned in the game) and the birth year of Horatio Humboldt.

 

@Monkeypolice188 @smurfynz ; what are your thoughts on that and the above (probably going to be merged) post, where Red Dead is part of the HD era? Is there any proof outside of easter eggs and Marston being a parent in the character creator?

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10 hours ago, universetwisters said:

Actually, looking at that, it's got a lot of fanon related stuff, like the birth of Giovanni da Verrazzano (who isn't even f*cking mentioned in the game) and the birth year of Horatio Humboldt.

 

@Monkeypolice188 @smurfynz ; what are your thoughts on that and the above (probably going to be merged) post, where Red Dead is part of the HD era? Is there any proof outside of easter eggs and Marston being a parent in the character creator?

And Los Santos County being established in 1888. Couldn't find any official sources on that.

 

There's some facts which get deleted by these bureaucratic nazis. Seems like their opinion is correct and anyone normal user that edits get a reverted.

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41 minutes ago, gtafaninwest said:

And Los Santos County being established in 1888. Couldn't find any official sources on that.

 

There's some facts which get deleted by these bureaucratic nazis. Seems like their opinion is correct and anyone normal user that edits get a reverted.

 

When in doubt, make a point on the article’s talk page and their user talk page. If nothing, come here

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Personally I don't believe there should be any reason to force a connection between the two games, let alone their universes. But I wouldn't say the real-life location mentions are anything to go by, as there are several cases where that happens in the GTA universe too. I'd prefer for there to be a clear gap between these two game universes and try not to force connections which may just be subtle references, not canonical ties. I'll see what I can do about that edit. Thanks for bringing it up, as it seems to have gone right over my head. 

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