User talk:Pokemonboy

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Welcome to Bulbapedia, Pokemonboy!

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Thank you, and have a good time editing here! TESHIGIGAS 18:51, 5 March 2008 (UTC)


Dude, make CONFIRMED EFITS ONLY. NO rumors, opinions, are specualtions. Other than that, your editing seems to be fine. Happy Editing! --Theryguy512 20:20, 7 March 2008 (UTC)

Link Templates

Please use the link templates when linking to Pokémon names and other stuff. For example, {{p|Zigzagoon}} instead of [[Zigzagoon]]. This makes you less likely to unintentionally link to a disambiguation page.

For a full explaination on how link templates work, look at the shortlinks. --Shiningpikablu252 17:29, 26 April 2008 (UTC)

Listen, Pokemonboy he's right! I've gotten the same lecture like 4 times!--Kuki

Again, check out the shortlinks page. Use of link templates is official policy, and you'll get in trouble if you forget them again. --Martonimos((Argh|Blargh)) 07:52, 18 June 2008 (UTC)

Lugia Fan Club

See my talkpage. LugiaRules!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!" 13:54, 7 August 2008 (UTC)

Do you want to join or not? LugiaRules!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!" 14:12, 7 August 2008 (UTC)
Guess you don't wanna join. LugiaRules!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!" 14:37, 7 August 2008 (UTC)
You HAVE to add a link to your userpage in your sig. LugiaRules!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!" 16:37, 8 August 2008 (UTC)

Battle Dimension

Yeah, I found it by chance on saturday morning as i wondered if Dinosaur king was on, but Pokémon was an i was sooo happy! on saturday we can talk agen about the next four lol! WOOP!--Davidaipom 16:28, 9 September 2008 (UTC) ok then deal!O and soz i wrote it down twice i just had 2 tell somebody who i know is from the u.k like me!!! Pokemonboy 16:38, 9 September 2008 (UTC)


As per the Signature policy, your signature should at least link back to your userpage. Currently, your signature doesn't link to anywhere at all. Could you do me a favor and edit your signature to include a link? -- Jïörüjï Ðērākō.>.cнаt^ 19:40, 27 September 2008 (UTC)

Is there a place on Bulbapedia where i can study about this or could you tell me how to do it please!!!!Sorry. Pokemonboy 07:17, 2 October 2008 (UTC)
If the signature policy page doesn't seem to help you, then that's what I'm for, yep. :D
The simplest solution here is for you to go into your Preferences, then down where it says "Signature", make sure the box that says "Raw Signatures" is unchecked. This will automatically link your signature back to your userpage.
If you want to get slightly more complicated (something I wouldn't suggest until you're more familiar with wiki-coding), you can check the "Raw Signatures" box and create a custom signature yourself. In that case though, you'll need to make it link to your userpage yourself; it won't do it automatically. -- Jïörüjï Ðērākō.>.cнаt^ 08:18, 2 October 2008 (UTC)
Perfect! and feel free to ask me if you've got more questions later on. -- Jïörüjï Ðērākō.>.cнаt^ 21:10, 2 October 2008 (UTC)

Its VS It's

Please be aware of the difference between it's and its. Use its to show possession, like "Pikachu is a playable character and the only Pokémon that is playable from the start of the game. It is in the fifth box of the second row. Its main stage is Saffron City." To avoid redundancy, like "Pikachu is a playable character and the only Pokémon that is playable from the start of the game. Pikachu is in the fifth box of the second row. Pikachu's main stage is Saffron City." It's is a contraction of the words It is, and is used for statement like this: "It's safe to say that Pikachu is the most famous and popular of all Pokémon." meaning "It is safe to say that... blah" That's all, thank you. Ҝəυzø8 08:35, 15 March 2009 (UTC)

Two things

Firstly, I removed your addition to the Future generations talk page, because Bulbapedia is not a place to post your random theories. There are forums for that, locatable in the sidebar. *points at sidebar*. Also, it is required that you put your username, or at least a fair chunk of that, in your signature. This will help people identify who is posting. Thanks. — THE TROM — 07:48, 15 June 2009 (UTC)


Yes. I got cross-wiki banned on Zombie Toxicroak account there too. :(. Slipknot Darkrai 12:42, 15 May 2011 (UTC)
No. Cross-wiki until July. Brandon Rhea is a jerk... Slipknot Darkrai 12:46, 15 May 2011 (UTC)