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'''The Pokémon Wiki''', formerly known as '''The Pokémon Encyclopedia''' is a Pokémon-centered wiki hosted on the for-profit website {{wp|Wikia}}.
 
'''The Pokémon Wiki''', formerly known as '''The Pokémon Encyclopedia''' is a Pokémon-centered wiki hosted on the for-profit website {{wp|Wikia}}.
   
 
==History==
 
==History==
The Pokémon Wiki was created in January 2005 by Jellochuu, who is no longer an active member of the wiki. Bureaucrat duties were previously held by Charitwo, who is now a site-wide Wikia editor. The wiki's current bureaucrat is Crimsonnavy.
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The Pokémon Wiki was created in January 2005 by Jellochuu, who is no longer an active member of the wiki. Bureaucrat duties were previously held by Charitwo, who was previously a member of the Volunteer Spam Task Force. The wiki's current bureaucrat is Crimsonnavy.
   
 
In its history, the wiki has gone through a number of logo changes and a name change. Like most wikis, it has had its share of vandal attacks. It currently has over 5,000 articles on the Pokémon franchise.
 
In its history, the wiki has gone through a number of logo changes and a name change. Like most wikis, it has had its share of vandal attacks. It currently has over 5,000 articles on the Pokémon franchise.
   
 
===Conflicts===
 
===Conflicts===
Due to misunderstandings in licensing, users from The Pokémon Wiki have been known to plagiarize [[Bulbapedia]]'s content, and subsequently refused to provide attribution to the original writers of some articles in December 2008 and March 2009. This has been largely resolved.
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Due to misunderstandings in licensing, users from The Pokémon Wiki have been known to plagiarize [[Bulbapedia]]'s content, and subsequently refused to provide attribution to the original writers of some articles in December 2008 and March 2009. While not fully resolved, the administrators of The Pokémon Wiki are working on fixing this matter.
   
 
==Current staff==
 
==Current staff==
The Pokémon Wiki has five administrators:
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The Pokémon Wiki currently has four active administrators:
*Bermuda
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*[http://pokemon.wikia.com/wiki/User:Bermuda Bermuda]
*Ciencia Al Poder
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*[http://pokemon.wikia.com/wiki/User:Ciencia_Al_Poder Ciencia Al Poder]
*Crimsonnavy
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*[http://pokemon.wikia.com/wiki/User:Crimsonnavy Crimsonnavy]
*Hstar
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*[http://pokemon.wikia.com/wiki/User:J%C3%A4zzi Jäzzi]
*Jäzzi
 
   
The Pokémon Wiki has two bureaucrats:
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The Pokémon Wiki currently has one active bureaucrat:
 
*Crimsonnavy
 
*Crimsonnavy
*Jellochuu
 
   
 
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Revision as of 21:14, 11 April 2012

If you were looking for the member of Encyclopædiæ Pokémonis, see Pokémon Wiki.

The Pokémon Wiki
TPWWiki.png
The Pokémon Wiki's logo.
Language English
Status Active
Run 2005 - Present
Date opened January 27, 2005
Creator Jellochuu
Current owner {{{owner}}}
Number of Articles 5,273+
Mascot none
Website Main Page

The Pokémon Wiki, formerly known as The Pokémon Encyclopedia is a Pokémon-centered wiki hosted on the for-profit website Wikia.

History

The Pokémon Wiki was created in January 2005 by Jellochuu, who is no longer an active member of the wiki. Bureaucrat duties were previously held by Charitwo, who was previously a member of the Volunteer Spam Task Force. The wiki's current bureaucrat is Crimsonnavy.

In its history, the wiki has gone through a number of logo changes and a name change. Like most wikis, it has had its share of vandal attacks. It currently has over 5,000 articles on the Pokémon franchise.

Conflicts

Due to misunderstandings in licensing, users from The Pokémon Wiki have been known to plagiarize Bulbapedia's content, and subsequently refused to provide attribution to the original writers of some articles in December 2008 and March 2009. While not fully resolved, the administrators of The Pokémon Wiki are working on fixing this matter.

Current staff

The Pokémon Wiki currently has four active administrators:

The Pokémon Wiki currently has one active bureaucrat:

  • Crimsonnavy
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