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#1 Posted by coolguyr99 (3340 posts) - - Show Bio

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#2 Posted by vance_astro (89989 posts) - - Show Bio

YES!

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#3 Posted by SC (17239 posts) - - Show Bio

They are relatively reliable, it generally depends on what sort of information you are looking for, and the depth of context you are also searching for.

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#4 Posted by fables87 (1634 posts) - - Show Bio

@SC: Agreed!

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#5 Posted by JediXMan (37787 posts) - - Show Bio

They're good for general information, not for details.

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#6 Posted by StMichalofWilson (5528 posts) - - Show Bio

Yes!

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#7 Posted by SirMethos (1485 posts) - - Show Bio

They are good as a secondary information source, for brushing up on various characters, when it's been a while since you've read any comics with appearances of those characters.

As a primary information source, it's good for a general outline. As long as you keep in mind that they might have errors, or just plain lack information.

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#8 Posted by haydenclaireheroes (11329 posts) - - Show Bio

The comic vine wikis are

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#9 Posted by YourNeighborhoodComicGeek (21616 posts) - - Show Bio

At times they are, but they often mess up with details.

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#10 Posted by Glitch_Spawn (17180 posts) - - Show Bio

For general info? Definitely. But the deeper you go the more discrepancies you find.

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#11 Posted by The Stegman (36501 posts) - - Show Bio

I find anime wikis to be very helpful when I need a quick bit of info on a character I don't know.

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#12 Posted by fesak2 (38 posts) - - Show Bio

Some of them like to make shit up though, like marveldatabase

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

The Comic Vine wiki is due to its high moderation. I don't know how well moderated others are though.