Super Data: Comic Vine community power for September (Pics)

Comic Vine nerds I have a treat for you.  Behold glorious bar charts and graphs depicting an epic struggle of good vs evil.  Do you want to know what superheroes get the most attention around these parts ? Hint, it's Superman.  Do you want to know which Comic Vine videos we're all watching?  Well then, read on...   

 Superheroes Dominate!
 Superheroes Dominate!

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 Bab's news videos got your attention.
 Bab's news videos got your attention.

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Top Mods Since 2006

Last month some of you moderators asked for a chart of 'Top Mods' going back to 2006.  We'll here it is, but I cannot confirm that the data is completely accurate.  It seem's low. 

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 Dr. Doom approves of these stats.
 Dr. Doom approves of these stats.

You can follow me on twitter if you'd like more Comic Vine updates ( data, pics, etc )

Behind the Scenes: Comicvine Spicy Indian Dinner (Pics)

You never asked for it, but you're getting it.  Here's pics of the Comicvine dudes in San Diego back for our last night at Comiccon.  I ate the absolute hot-t-t-test Indian food of my life that night.  I also bought that excellent copy of Omega Men #3 for my collection.

 Must have been formal Friday for G-Man
 Must have been formal Friday for G-Man

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Pics of Tony G-Man Guerrero, Mat InferiorEgo Elfring, Tom Pinchuk, Me and Joey Fameli 
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How to Login/Logout as Mulitple Users: RPG People Read This.

Hello Citizens of Comicvine.  Allow me to walk you through the new system for login/logout of --- and all the sites of Whiskey Media.  The new, free "Multi-Pass" system for login allows you to link one account on each of our sites to each other.  This allows users to easily hop around our sites and stay logged in. 
BUT, you RPG people with multiple user accounts may have noticed each time you logout and try to login again your get logged in as you main user account!  How can you login in as all your multiple aliases?!?!?!?!?  Here's how. 


Logout of Comicvine, like normal, by clicking the logout link in the top right corner of the site.  Then go to your Whiskey profile:  (Sorry, we'll make this link easy to find in the top right corner of the site soon).  You should see a screen like the image below.  Click the "Logout" link.

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Login as your other username.
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You should get the screen in the image below.  Click the "No thanks, just log me in to Comic Vine" link.  Don't worry about that "You have six months to convert this account" message, that wont apply to you.
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So remember, anytime you want to logout and log back in as another user you have to logout in 2 places.  Yah, I know that's weird, but so is having multiple accounts on one site :P   Always go here to logout and log back on as another user account:

Data Porn: Comicvine Wiki August

Hello people who love comicvine wiki stats!  Yah I'm talkin' to you.  Come on with your bad self, and check out these numbers: 

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Top Moderators: 

So our chart system is kinda messed up in that the name "Hirshman" should not be there.  My guess is the top mod is "Nobody".
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Top 20 Most Viewed Characters

This is pretty cool, basically tells you what people coming to the site are interested in: 
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Bugs We Know About

Here's a list of bugs that we are working on.   Some of these will take some time before they are fixed.  We have an internal bug tracking system that I use to assign these bugs to myself or other engineers.  Here's what we're currently working on.  I wont list easy bugs that can be fixed quikly.
Bugs we're working on: 

  •   Creators can only be assigned to one role- only one checkbox can be checked when editing issues as mentioned. Bug ticket #55
  •     ñ, é, ö, ç, etc and the + symbol is not possible to add to character names or volumes. Examples:  Cr+eee Blood+ .  This is a search bug.   
  • Cannot embed flash video in Firefox 3.6  due to a new security update.

Bugs we may not get to right away:
  • PM Count often wrong.
  • Text Editor copy/paste madness.    
  • Guides TOC and everything else in guides is broken.
I wont lock this thread.  But dont post bugs below as each bug should have it's own thread.  
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- also Deletion Request Thread [Pages & Images]

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- Image Change Thread

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-Name & Alias Change Request Thread

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-Name & Alias Change Request Thread

How do I add a new comic book issue?

- Add a Comic Book Thread

Forum Guidelines

Look this is a nice community we've got here. I don’t think we need a huge rule set other then saying “Be Nice”. It’s the Road House rules, be nice.

  • Don't youtube spam the boards.
  • You can link to other sites IF your topic is not spam.
  • No profanity on Comicvine.
  • No sexually explicit talk or images.

For more information, check out: Static Shock's Site Rules and FAQs

Wiki Styles and Guidelines:

- Please read What is a Plot Summary?

Do not Plagiarize

  • This means do not copy and paste text from Wikipedia -- or anywhere else -- into our site.
  • If you are caught plagiarizing your points will be brought back to ZERO (You’ll get a PM first).
  • Report plagiarism to the mods over a PM: Click here
  • More on Rooting out Plagiarism .

Where Do I Start?

- Check out The Poet's Wiki Editoral Lists for lists of pages that need possible improving!

Comic Book Titles:

- Should the title of the comic book be the title on the cover or the title on the interior mast head? Short answer, the interior mast head is the proper title. See this post.

Proper Names:

- Please please please capitalize names properly. Wolverine and not wolverine. See this post.

What comic information do we want?

- Only information from officially published comics and other comic book media like movies/tv.

For more info also see:


Comicvine Internship Program - open casting call

Hello there and welcome.  I'd like to tell you about an exciting opportunity for you, yes you!  Are you a self-starter?  Do you consume comic books, movies and video games even when you're on the toilet? Are you smart or awkward?  Do you want to intern at a web company with it's own bar?  Do you live in the San Francisco Bay Area?   Can you moooove to the San Francisco Bay Area on your own nickel?  Do you like... basements?
Here's the details.  Our internship program gives you an opportunity to see what it's like to run a website behind the scenes with industry professionals such as Tony G-Man Guerrero and Dave Snider and others.  When your internship is over we want you to grab your destiny by the horns and bareback that rodeo bull into the sunset.  That's right bub, this thing ends with you leaving to conquer the world.  
Internship Details:

  • $10/hour paid internship.
  • 3-6 month internships available.
  • Internship will not end in a full time job.
  • Work in a basement, attached to an actual underground speakeasy.  
Who you are: 
  • An over active member of Whiskey media
  • Excited, motivated, stable and fun
  • A US resident
  • 18 years old or more 
  • Lives in San Francisco Bay Area

PM me if you have what it takes.

SDCC 2010: Red L.A.M.P.s video mission....

People, you may or may not remember that I went to SDCC 2009 with the mission of making a booth babes video.   Yes sophomoric and pervy, so shoot me.   This year I plan to do the same, and I have other secret ideas.  Anyhoo, comment with anything you'd like me to do with my trusty hand held video camera this year! 
I leave you with this from 2009: