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#1 Posted by pikahyper (16586 posts) - - Show Bio

If any pages need to be renamed or aliases need to be changed or renamed please make these requests here in the following format:

Rathenn Of Minbari Grey Council - Rathenn

Londo Molari - Londo Mollari

Batman alias - Add The Dark Knight, Remove The Masked Manhunter

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#10 Posted by X35 (6463 posts) - - Show Bio

Aliases

  • Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes, The Mighty Avengers
  • Avengers West Coast: WACOS, Whackos
  • Agents of Atlas: Atlas, Atlas Foundation, Avengers, The Avengers of the 1950s, G-Men.
  • Great Lakes Avengers: G.L.A., Great Lakes Champions, Great Lakes Defenders, Great Lakes Initiative, Great Lakes X-Men, Lighting Rods
  • Thunderbolts: Masters of Evil, T-Bolts, Underbolts.
  • X-Statix: X-Force
  • X-Men: Astonishing X-Men, Children of the Atom, Uncanny X-Men.
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#11 Posted by pikahyper (16586 posts) - - Show Bio
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#12 Posted by Billy Batson (59584 posts) - - Show Bio

Regular users can't change volume names anymore? :/
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#14 Posted by X35 (6463 posts) - - Show Bio

Pfffft, way to just usurp my topic so your pink elephant avatar is all over Editing and Tools/

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Sith alias - Add Army of Darkness

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#17 Posted by Billy Batson (59584 posts) - - Show Bio

@pikahyper:

Well that just means that you have to start renaming some trades then.

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#18 Posted by pikahyper (16586 posts) - - Show Bio

@x35: you are the second user it two days to call him an elephant!!! elephants have trunks...

you shouldn't have jumped the gun, I had already written out the thread text before the site launched. Plus my thread combines two threads so we can cut back on pinned threads in E&T.

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#20 Posted by Billy Batson (59584 posts) - - Show Bio

@pikahyper:

Because you just copy the names from comixology or somewhere else, and they almost always capitalize everything. It's become a pet peeve of mine to rename volumes after you. Prepositions are supposed to be written in lowercase, grrr.

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#21 Posted by pikahyper (16586 posts) - - Show Bio

@billy_batson: prepositions sure but titles are supposed to use title case, I type them that way unless I know the creator wanted to use lowercase.

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#22 Edited by Billy Batson (59584 posts) - - Show Bio

@pikahyper:

But every other site has them in lowercase when they are in the middle of a name :/

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#23 Posted by Manhunter2070 (128 posts) - - Show Bio

DC Comics aliases:

  • National Comics
  • Detective Comics Inc.
  • National Periodical Publications
  • National Allied Publications
  • Nicholson Publishing
  • All-American Publications

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#24 Posted by pikahyper (16586 posts) - - Show Bio

@billy_batson: probably cause they aren't writers and don't care? we have to have higher standards as the Wikipedia of comics.

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@x35: you are the second user it two days to call him an elephant!!! elephants have trunks...

you shouldn't have jumped the gun, I had already written out the thread text before the site launched. Plus my thread combines two threads so we can cut back on pinned threads in E&T.

This is what I meant, we are a community, you should have let others have a go at the big name threads.

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#28 Edited by pikahyper (16586 posts) - - Show Bio

@razzatazz: why? why shouldn't I get a chance to have some pinned threads for once? you get to add yours whenever you like and their importance can be disputed, my contribution to this site is just as important so I deserve a chance to do things for the community if I want to. I've been working my ass off the past two weeks for this site and I really don't need anyone putting down the few liberties I take.

Bigger pinned threads are almost always made by mods or staff, they are important threads and I see no reason why I regular user should be making them.

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An argument can also be made that since I was the one doing the majority of the posting and moderating in those threads that I earned the right to create their successors.

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#29 Posted by pikahyper (16586 posts) - - Show Bio
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#30 Posted by Billy Batson (59584 posts) - - Show Bio

Oooohh :o

he's old school :P

Just follow his example, pls ;/

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#31 Posted by pikahyper (16586 posts) - - Show Bio

@billy_batson: I've started going your way a lot of the time, I finally gave in to X35's requests for renaming story arcs using lowercase, it makes my OCD go crazy but I still do it.

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#32 Posted by Manhunter2070 (128 posts) - - Show Bio

Sorry, I forgot to add a couple more DC Comics aliases -

  • DC Entertainment
  • DC Nation
  • Johnny DC

I've got a few more as well,

Marvel Alias -

  • Marvel Comics Group
  • Marvel Entertainment
  • Marvel Worldwide Inc.
  • Marvel Publishing Inc.

Vertigo -

  • Vertigo X
  • V2K
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#33 Edited by Billy Batson (59584 posts) - - Show Bio

@pikahyper:

When was that? I've been posting name changes with lowercase for some time now.

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#34 Posted by pikahyper (16586 posts) - - Show Bio

@billy_batson: past month or two, she has been posting a steady stream of them.

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#36 Posted by Billy Batson (59584 posts) - - Show Bio

@pikahyper:

Hmmm pretty sure I've requested them before her then.

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#37 Posted by pikahyper (16586 posts) - - Show Bio

@billy_batson: she's more insistent then you are, you post and forget, she is persistent and she'll fight if she needs too...

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#38 Posted by Raw_Material (3529 posts) - - Show Bio

Olympian's "Alias" should be changed to, why of course Olympian as the section is listed by his real name.

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#39 Posted by guttridgeb (4881 posts) - - Show Bio

Rebel Alliance alias - Add Alliance to Restore the Republic, Add Alliance to Restore Freedom to the Galaxy

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#40 Edited by pikahyper (16586 posts) - - Show Bio

@reefermadness: his real name is listed as an alias because the real name field isn't searchable and Olympian doesn't need to be an alias cause he already shows up in search under Olympian.

@guttridgeb: done

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#41 Posted by guttridgeb (4881 posts) - - Show Bio

Cat Grant Alias - Remove Catherine Morgan (its listed twice), Remove Cat

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#43 Posted by wmwadeii (3323 posts) - - Show Bio

Matrix of Leadership Aliases - Creation Matrix, Autobot Matrix of Power, Matrix of Light

Rename to Matrix of Conquest & Aliases - Anti-Matrix, Decepticon Matrix of Conquest, Matrix of Chaos, Dead Matrix

Triple Changers Aliases - Triplebot, Tripletron

Also I have been adding foreign spellings to the Characters, not sure if that is wanted or needed (if not I'll stop) but here are the foreign spellings; トリプルチェンジャ Toripuru Chenjā, トリプルボット Toripurubotto, トリプルトロン Toripurutoron, Triplaváltozók, Trójzmienny

Combiner Aliases - Gestalt, Special Team, Super Robot, Amalgam, Fusilateral Quintrocombiner

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#45 Posted by pikahyper (16586 posts) - - Show Bio

@guttridgeb: removed one Catherine Morgan but why remove Cat? she has been called that.

@nick_sv_ril_: done

@wmwadeii: done, where would you want the foreign spellings added?

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#48 Posted by guttridgeb (4881 posts) - - Show Bio

@pikahyper: It seemed a little pointless given she already has the names Cat Grant and Cat Morgan listed.

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#49 Posted by pikahyper (16586 posts) - - Show Bio

@guttridgeb: might be redundant but it is a valid alias.

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#50 Posted by wmwadeii (3323 posts) - - Show Bio

@wmwadeii: done, where would you want the foreign spellings added?

If you look at Air Raid I try to keep them in order but order doesn't really matter I suppose. In order based on transaltion would be;

Triple Changer would be followed by; トリプルチェンジャー, Toripuru Chenjā, Triplaváltozók, Trójzmienny

Triplebot would be followed by; トリプルボット, Toripurubotto

And Tripletron would be followed by; トリプルトロン, Toripurutoron