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# I wish you could have both or have an option of turning it off and on but whatever... --[[User:Dagostino|<span style="color:Steelblue;font-family:Arial;">OM NOM NOM!</span>]][[User talk:Dagostino|<span style="color:Darkslategray;font-family:Arial;"> - Dago!</span>]] 00:30, September 29, 2011 (UTC)
# I wish you could have both or have an option of turning it off and on but whatever... --[[User:Dagostino|<span style="color:Steelblue;font-family:Arial;">OM NOM NOM!</span>]][[User talk:Dagostino|<span style="color:Darkslategray;font-family:Arial;"> - Dago!</span>]] 00:30, September 29, 2011 (UTC)
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Since Staff simply don't understand the sheer number of us who do not want Message Wall to replace talkpages, I've set up this page to show them just how many of their users are against the change. This isn't a vote, and it's not really a petition. It's merely a list of users who don't (or do) want this feature to replace talkpages.

Simply sign your name in the appropriate section to show your opinion. Only leave comments in the comment section, as it just makes the list messy otherwise.

   ǝsʞpɐןǝ  (message wall)  15:32, 27/09/2011

I don't like Message Wall and don't want it to replace user talkpages

  1.    ǝsʞpɐןǝ  (message wall)  15:32, 27/09/2011
  2. Though these never work and staff will just ignore this --GodPray  15:36,9/27/2011 
  3. Since when we're we Facebook? --Tama63 15:38, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  4. 1358 (Talk) 15:40, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  5. MasterFred 15:50, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  6. Futility: or The Wreck of the Titan. {{SUBST:User:Dangerdan97/Sig}} 15:55, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  7. We need to end the madness now. We are the users! We have the power only when we join together! So who's with me?!? ~ Jason Yelloweagle ~
  8. The staff needs to listen, and so far they are failing to do so. This feature will send Wikia down a path of no return and it needs to end now. Lancer1289 16:03, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  9. NaruHina 16:15, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  10. Ricizubi16:17, September 27, 2011 (UTC) (maybe 1 or 2 things from it, but nothing more)
  11. Master Jonathan (Jedi Council Chambers) 16:18, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  12. NayayenTALK 16:20, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  13. Per all. What is this I don't even. N7 [T|C] 16:32, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  14. Gulomi Jomesh 16:33, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  15. User:Exiledjedi 16:35, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  16. For the record, Wookieepedia's most one-sided Consensus Track to date took a week to get to 36-to-1. This one has reached 31-to-0 in a day. -- Darth Culator (Talk) 16:37, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  17. Per n7 {{SUBST:Sig/Fluttershy FTW}} 16:38, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  18. --RoseGuiThanks rose (talk here) 16:43, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  19. I need a name (Complain here) 16:44, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  20. Raven's wing 16:44, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  21. It honestly needs to be realised that adding something which the vast majority of the community are against is pretty much saying that the community's opinions are worthless. GG (talk) 16:44, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  22. If it isn't broken, don't fix it. JPanzerj 16:46, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  23. --Zeist Antilles flimsiplast 16:46, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  24. --Bleeh(talk) (blog) 16:47, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  25. Per Panzer, it is easy to work with now. - Crazy Sam10 Talk PollFile:ShadowAttackSmallAni.gif 16:48, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  26.  Crimsonnavy   C  17:01, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  27. I am not pleased with having to be forced to use a social networking site-esque user talk model. It should stay just as it is. And I don't think we need to test this to see what it's like, a lot of us use facebook and blogs on Wikia, this is a mix of the two, not that either are bad, but the mix does not belong on user talk pages. --Callofduty4 17:05, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  28. --Bob 17:20, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  29. Highestbounty123 17:26, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  30. This defeats the purpose of a WIKI. This is not Facebook. It's a WIKI. What Staff don't see is that 99.7% hate this godawful feature and will refuse to use it. This means when it does get implemented, communication between users will cease ENTIRELY. Total chaos across the whole of Wikia. And when that happens, I'll be there to remind them "I told you so." Styracosaurus Rider (Speak to the Rider, your Lord and Master) {Look upon my servants} 17:28, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  31. .Seshat. 17:28, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  32. 1NF3RNO 17:29, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  33. Cheesedude 17:32, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  34. It doesn't look like a good idea. HolbenilordTalk 17:34, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  35.  Monchoman45  Talk  Contribs  Skystone  17:33,9/27/2011 
  36. leviathan_89 17:34, 27 September, 2011 (UTC)
  37. Only with the hope, and with the mere hope, I hope that this is an optional application, ¿whats happening, wikia has realizing secret relations with Facebook?Syluxen Metroidover/Wikisimpsons/Wikidex/Ace Attorney/Digimon
  38. We're not Facebook. We're encyclopedias of information. But apparently that has long been forgotten by the staff. Ten Tailed Fox (Talk with me) 17:36, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  39. Green Tentacle (Talk) 17:58, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  40. Looks like my new talk page shall be my userpage. Signature5.pngSignature5Last.png 18:03, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  41. Smuff[The cake is a lie] 18:07, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  42. Smithing (talk | contribs) 18:10, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  43. Why doesn't Wikia understand what wikis are? They are online encyclopedias, not forums, not mirror sites of Facebook... ajr 18:14, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  44. IT MUST HAPPEN! THE MESSAGE WALL MUST GO! IT MUST BE EXTERMINATED! (sorry, I like daleks). Toothless100 - Talk to me 18:51, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  45. --Shade 18:56, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  46. Please make it optional at least. Ciencia Al Poder (talk) -WikiDex 18:58, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  47. -- Talk pages are lovelier. DanPin (Talk) 19:05, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  48. Its not hard to use talk pages, Oasis or Monobook, so why would we change it? DrkDragonz66  Talk  Contribs  Call of Duty   

19:06, September 27, 2011 (UTC)

  1. This is not Facebook, this is wikia; and for that reason, I will very much dislike this to be added. Agent Swipe(talk)
  2. This is a wiki farm, not a social network. GoodwoodTalk| My Darthipedia55 Edits 19:18, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  3. I have a facebook account. and it's not Wikia.--Gilderien Talk|Contribs 19:38, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  4. The cons outweigh the pros. Armageddon11 19:45, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  5. MLG (talk) - 19:44, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  6. I can't see any benefit born of this change. If it was optional, it would have a far better reception. -Henryacores^ 19:49, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  7. There are a couple of interesting ideas in it, but they are mere specks against the vastness of the negatives... and that's before we add in the fact that it's being shoved down our throats as usual, and is the next step in the Facebookisation of Wikia -- Sorceror Nobody 19:55, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  8. This may be the stupidest and worst idea Wikia may ever have made. DaRanger (Talk ~ Contribs) 19:59 ~ 9/27/2011
  9. Be time to go elsewere this time -   BulldozerD11   talk    contribs    email  
  10. Ugh i don't want wikia to look like a social network. Thanks to the talk pages i learn how to edit...sometimes. :-) Alex9400 :-) 20:07, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  11.   Hooper   talk    contribs    email   20:07, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  12. Wikia is not a social networking site. ~ CD-TDA (talk) 20:28, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  13. Sunderland06 (talk) 20:34, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  14. This isn't Facebook, and never will be. Kelsey     20:43, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  15. This isn't Facebook. It is Wikia. --Dser (wall | email) 20:43, 9/27/2011
  16. Cpl.Bohater 20:45, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  17. Uknownada 20:58, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  18. {{SUBST:User:Ryuzakiforever/Sign}} 21:01, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  19. Primmslimshady 21:04, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  20. Because if I just sit idly by, I can't complain about this later. Hugs 20px "Say 'ello to my little friend!"
  21. I have tolerated many things, this shall not be one of them Gothic Neko :3 talk 21:08, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  22. This is the most ridiculous pile of social networking crap I have seen for a while and this should not be Wikia's priority. Listen to your community for crying out loud. --Cartman!Talk!
  23. Agreed with Cartman. --an0my(talk) 21:11, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  24. The system works. Replacing i is unnecessary and disruptive. Plus, I just don't like how it would look too much like, uh, Facebook. Corellian Premier20pxAll along the watchtower 21:37, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  25. Bad idea.--144PA 21:45, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  26. ~ MTDM doesn't have a signature template. 21:58, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  27. No 'wall' or socializing tools, this isnt a facebook, this is a wikipedia.--Mylittlewut 22:21, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  28. I'm all for chat and user page but there is just too far, this is a Wiki NOT a stereotypical Social Networking site Even In Death May You Be Triumphant - Miss Nicolle 22:31, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  29. No Wall, the others have pretty much summed up my reasons against it. Richie9999 22:34, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  30. We will almost certainly be ignored, but this cannot happen to Wikia. Please listen, staff. Please. (Not that you will). {{SUBST:User:Varkanax39/Sig}} 22:37, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  31. SimAnt 22:53, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  32. ђ tคlк 23:17, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  33. Honeestly, I feel like throwing a brush at the computer I'm so mad.Aangzula 23:24, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  34. That's just waste of time if we love to make a custom Talk Page - making it our own style. If change to that bored Message Wall; it's just like neat, straight private school uniform and dorm. --FredCat 00:08, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  35. This just brings in dumb users. Many people enjoy having signatures and talk pages, and now they can't send odd little bits of code that make cools text boxes to each other.BobaFett2 (talk) 00:12, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  36. No. We're well aware of what's good for an encyclopedic interface, and this is not it. We're not using a "if it ain't broke don't fix it" mentality here; we're using a "if it ain't broke don't break it" mentality. Chiafriend12 00:13, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  37. Seireitou-shishō File:Seireitou's signature picture.jpg (My True Identity | Talk to Me :3) 00:26, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  38. Another petition. I guess I go here, even though they don't work. —Airhogs777 WCB WS 00:33, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  39. Kagimizu-Seeya 'round
  40. Silver Glaceon (TalkContribs)
  41. Tails6000 (I WAS FROZEN TODAY!) 00:41, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  42. If this fails, I'm gonna cry. WrathOfTheNerd9000 00:44, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  43. Hikaruyami-having fun* 00:48, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  44. Even though I know Wikia's staff is unable to acknowledge their own community, I'll still have my hopes. This is a site for wikis, not social networking. Shadowmaster (Contribs) 00:53, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  45. --Recgameboy | "Always baked, never fried." 80px 00:56, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  46. GOD NO. ~J97
  47. I am not interested in wikia modeling a social network site. C'mon please, let's keep this edit-oriented and encyclopedia-like. Vulmen 01:07, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  48. We need a Wiki, not a Facebook. A Light Shining in the Darkness - Talk 01:09, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  49. Dcasawaang1 (talk) 01:12, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  50. Kate the pawsome wolf Leave me a message anytime! 01:21, September 28, 2011 (UTC) At least make this an option. Most people don't like the idea anyways.
  51. SFH 01:24, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  52. I like the wiki's the way the are, if you want to do this, at least give the wiki a choice as to accept it or not. ---Dark Ace SP™ (Talk) 01:36, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  53. Mckrongs 01:37, September 28, 2011 (UTC) So apparently, an Admin proclaims everyone on this list with me is an idiot.
  54. Karohalva 01:52, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  55. I came to wikia to write stories, share characters, and view others. NOT to belong to another social network! -Echo 1, Custom Bionicle Wiki and Halo Fanon user.
  56. AvatarRokusGhost 01:56, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  57. Im not trying to be a conservative but want this change Powerfullest 01:59, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  58. NO. ODST! 02:04, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  59. Disgusting. --Rayous 02:18, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  60. --Ryushu the Cat
  61. Balitant 02:26, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  62. Trak Nar Ramble on 03:15, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  63. Why must Wikia keep ruining what it is, by trying to copy what it is not? jSarek 03:21, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  64. Stygmata Wikia should learn to listen to the editors and not go where the money seems to be >.>
  65. Rainlegs
  66. Rainwillow
  67. Matthew2602 (talk) 04:35, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  68. sig not working... we dont need more avatar and less signature....
  69. --So close but yet so far... from the bacon 05:58, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  70. Hell, if I am not here, where in the bloody hell am I going to be??? Mand'alor Skyobiliviator The Devastator 06:12, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  71. Wikia, you are in violation of WP:NOT. -- Riffsyphon1024 06:29, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  72. Cavalier One(Talk) 07:51, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  73. Please, will you bother to read this? Nikel Talk 09:00, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  74. QuiGonJinn(Talk) 13:10, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  75. Gaz Talk 13:15, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  76. ShounenSuki (talk | contribs | translations) 13:26, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  77. {{SUBST:User:BionicleKid/Signature}} 14:01, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  78. OLIOSTER (talk) 14:22, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  79. I cannot and will not allow changes to be implemented in ANY scenario when it is not being ethically approached. This proposal better be shut down for good. Entia non sunt multiplicanda praeter necessitatem 14:48, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  80. MetalDharak. 15:02, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  81. Hockeyben  15:02, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  82. Not a social network; things are fine as they are; Wikia cares more about revenue than its community, which is why it makes money in the first place; Wikia doesn't give a shit what the community thinks, and treats it like shit; yadda yadda, I could go on. --Athena32 (Talk | Contribs) 15:08, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  83. Just sucks. |_Andronikos Leventis Talk 15:09, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  84. I highly doubt Soviet Wikia will ever listen to its community, but hey. It's my opinion and I'm going to show it. I am in this world, but not of it.
  1. Though it would take several thousand of us, I will throw my one drop into the water bucket in hopes that we can convince our Nazi slave-masters that we can rebel. --Lordofmonsterisland 15:18, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  2. I have been on Wikia since October 2009. When I joined, everything was fine. In the past year things have got worse. Much worse with this new Message Wall. Gourleyo
  3. Since when has Wikia tried to be a shameless Facebook ripoff? (Rhetorical question, do not answer)--RichardRHunt (talk) (contribs) 16:08, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  4. --Acer4666 16:24, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  5. --RageOfFluffy 16:37, September 28, 2011 (UTC) No, no... No... Just no! How about some democracy?
  6. Burn it. By the way, I do use Wikia, I just can't be bothered to make a Wikia account when I'll only ever use the account I have on the Wiki I use anyway. Oh yeah, burn it. -- 17:11, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  7. Toa Roden
  8. [M1k3y]Rouge-3 19:36, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  10. I hate this feature. Nightfern
  11. This is counter to the purpose of the Uncyclopedia projects hosted by Wikia; enabling this feature on a mandatory scale would only detract further from our similarities to what we parody. That said, it also just looks downright annoying and nonsensical, especially considering what wikis, ah, are... ~ Lyrithya 19:57, 28 September 2011
  12. --Eltomo85Talk 20:09, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  13. This is not a social network. --TDA15 talks and edits 20:43, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  14. --Omnibender - Talk - Contributions 20:47, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  15. Universal 20:48, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  16. Let's rename ourself Facewikia Lewleworange 20:50, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  17. --Bigez - No Biggie. 20:50, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  18. I get that it's useless to post anything here, but it sure as heck makes me feel better to know that I'm not the only one who thinks these changes are idiotic. --Avolling 21:41, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  19. It would make messaging confusing, really. HeadTalk  22:59,9/28/2011 
  20. Per the "don't fix it if it ain't broken" rule. -RAHB 23:12, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  21. Alright, Wikia has officially lost it. Socky
  22. Per all --Sτu ғи ғӣs’өәɴʌ ʟи sτu ıɴƽʟʌ ĸиτraĸu! MattShadow - Laɴƽī pμʟ EraVerse 00:25, September 29, 2011 (UTC)
  23. I wish you could have both or have an option of turning it off and on but whatever... --OM NOM NOM! - Dago! 00:30, September 29, 2011 (UTC)
  24. I hate the new blog feature. Talkpages forever! Or at least on Uncyclopedia. TheHappySpaceman 02:13, September 29, 2011 (UTC)
  25. White Flash (Talk) 02:30, September 29, 2011 (UTC)

I'm reserving judgement until I see the actual feature

  1. Because I'm not an idiot -- RandomTime 17:41, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
    But, it's really clear how it will only operate in one way - like a blog post/article comments. --Callofduty4 18:04, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
    RT, maybe you should watch your words a bit because I am certainly taking that as a post that says that all signers in the above sections are idiots. Just sayin'. 1358 (Talk) 18:09, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
    Please keep further replies to the comments section. We want to be able to see the list!    ǝsʞpɐןǝ  (message wall)  18:19, 27/09/2011
  2. He has a point, we don't know what it looks like or how it'll be yet. – zzi 18:15, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  3. And now we all do what we've done before. Get over it. — Wattz2000 18:17, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  4. Don't judge a book by its cover, hey you never know, you might love it. TheBen10Mazter (Talk-Blogs-Contribs) 19:44, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  5. I prefer to experience something before i judge it.--DeadDATA 20:53, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  6. I never liked talk pages and Article Comments. They suck. I think we can make suggestions and figure out the workarounds for any deficiencies with Message Wall. — Hasdi Bravo • 21:11, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  7. I want justification when complaining. SereneChaos 00:46, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  8. I wanted to vote for the above one, but I guess you guys do have a point. – Natsu · (talkAvatar Answers) 01:04, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  9. I'll be fair and wait until I can actually try the feature out, but if I don't like it then I'd like the Message Wall to just be an optional feature. I don't want to see the Talk pages go if at all possible. Lloyd the Cat"I hog that hedgehate!" 01:11, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  10. I propose we have a trial run of some kind. I don't want to unfairly scream argh blasphemy traitors of Wikia etc. at the diligent staff, and I'd like to give this a test before I make a judgment. Who knows? This might be good, or it might not.TAD, theavatardemotivator - talk 32px 02:02, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  11. I'm not exactly thrilled about it, but I can adapt to change. So I'll test it out before I say that I hate it.  Iam...JakuhoRaikoben  04:08,9/28/2011 
  12. There won't be any drastic changes from the purpose of talk pages anyways, but a trial is always safer. {{SUBST:User:Axiovatar/Signature2}} 07:46, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  13. I see bad things with the Message Wall, but am waiting to confirm it.  Devilmanozzy (Talk Page)  10:51, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  14. Because only a fool decides to hate something before they've acctually experienced it. It's like a little kid who won't try a new food.  Kitsufox  Fox's Den 12:46, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  15. Well... Let's see if it works well or not, I'm happy to wait
    --.Nobody Cares .TalkContribs. 13:32, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  16. I agree with TADDLES and Hasdi Bravo people from mywiki. I'm To Random to talk. 19:31, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  17. Agreed. --NIzzy the Ninja knows, sees and PWNS ALL! XD 19:56, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  18. Seriously. Test trial. My heart's a broken stereo. Skipping beats like a broken metronome. 21:36, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  19. They changed it, now it sucks. Wikia is ruined FOREVER! The MarioGalaxy2433g5 {talk/contribs} 22:31, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  20. {{SUBST:User:legobatmankid10/sig}} 02:27, September 29, 2011 (UTC)

I like Message Wall and am fine with it replacing user talkpages

  1. Troll King Imhungry4444 17:01, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  2. Zantam03 07:59, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  3. Yay for different opinions. -- Webkinz ManiaTalkBlogsContributionsEditcount
11:24, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  1. Why wouldn't anyone like this? This makes user talk pages look a lot more clean, organized, and people don't have to tread through other comments just to see where their conversation last ended. -- Guyviroth - I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for what I'm not.. 17:23, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  2. TWISH 01:34, September 29, 2011 (UTC)

No opinion

  1. Is this forum actually designed to make an impact? Because it won't. TK999 18:08, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
    Shouldn't this be in the comments section? O.o Smuff[The cake is a lie] 18:10, September 27, 2011 (UTC)


Please leave any comments below.

  • The "replace talkpages" phrase in this thread might mislead someone into thinking that this feature will affect namespaces other than User_talk, which isn't true. Sovq 16:01, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
Fixed--GodPray  16:03,9/27/2011 
Per Xd1358. --N7 [T|C] 17:01, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  • Should we number the votes instead of bullet them? We better keep a track of their number(who will count them) Ricizubi 16:50, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
I've changed them all to be numbered. There is no possible way that not numbering them would make more sense. NayayenTALK 16:56, September 27, 2011 (UTC
  • Shouldn't the first option simply be "I don't want it as default" since if it's optional, who cares? Also there are about 3 millions users, I don't know how many will sign here, but I doubt it will be a considerable part of them (well let's try it anyway). leviathan_89 17:34, 27 September, 2011 (UTC)
It's Wikia. When has anything been optional? :)    ǝsʞpɐןǝ  (message wall)  18:01, 27/09/2011
  • Well I have to say that hiding longer conversations concept isn't bad, I would really like to see that happening, since talks are sometimes too long, shortening them is a good idea, it makes navigation easier. Also having something that tells us WHAT messages we have isn't bad either, but an old fashioned message box is good enough, if it tells me the heading/s that I got, that's ok. Also, IMPROVING the commenting thing, that is something, if the staff can make an improved version of it then that is gonna be great. To name the user/s to which you want to send the message, then in a box you add the text and just send the message, that if it gets a preview button like the editor will be perfect! I will make sending a message way easier. With the message box linked directly to the heading edited, then navigating to the talk will be easier and compressing discussions is gonna make navigating through the talk a lot easier. What else would we need for improvement?!(dreams of being someone important and having his ideas listened, nice dreams, on the blog they won't be at least...) Ricizubi 17:39, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  • IDK why you're even bothering with this. Wikia implemented Oasis despite all the complaints, so what makes you think they're going to turn the other cheek with this new feature? Sgt. S.S. 18:51, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
    • Agreed on that. TK999 18:52, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
    • Do you really wanna give up just like that? You have to try, you have to since hope dies last, that's one of the basic parts of human survival, to not give up. its better to try and then say you failed rather than to say you never tried, it might be just one site on the internet, but we users work on it, edit on it so we have to careI don't care if they implement it or not, I want what they implement to be improved, not the way they want it, since that way no one agrees Ricizubi 18:58, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
    • I'm saying, fighting it is just a waste of energy, as the whole Oasis fiasco proved. Sgt. S.S. 19:01, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
      • Exactly. The community tried to avert changes multiple times—they failed. Why is it necessary to start it over again? As an old French saying referring to the Bourbon family put it: “They did not learn anything but they did not forget anything.” TK999 19:05, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
        • S.S.: Oasis was dealt with, but not without lasting blows. This is looking to be even bigger than Oasisgate, which is saying something. The bigger the bomb is, the bigger devestated area. If WoWWiki nearly left because of Oasis, for example, what will happen now? If they actually do up and leave Wikia's bound to take notice and figure something out. Styracosaurus Rider (Speak to the Rider, your Lord and Master) {Look upon my servants} 19:09, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
          • ...or Wikia will just let them leave, keep the WoWWiki's Wikia domain open for advertising revenue, and they (Wikia) won't miss a beat. It happened when the GTA Wiki decided to move. Sgt. S.S. 19:11, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  • This is not Facebook, this is wikia; and for that reason, I will very much dislike this to be added. Agent Swipe(talk)
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  • I joined Wikia during November 2008. Nothing new over almost three years has been as bad an idea as this. I feel that adding this message wall thing will make people misinterpret what Wikia truly is.
    --Dser (wall | email) 21:11, 9/27/2011
  • Why has the Wikia Staff decided to implement a feature that Facebook has been catching flack for itself? The stuff that Wikia keeps adding to Wikia was designed for social networking sites (some of which dont even work correctly), not encyclopedias. In their quest to become a small horde of wealthy Zuckerberg clones, they've neglected the most important aspect of the site; the community.--144PA 21:53, September 27, 2011 (UTC)
  • Sadly 100 and even 1000 signs against "message wall" won't be enough compared to all the wikia users (more than 3 millions), though the actual active users are fewer... (I say one million, wait did it count anons too?), so 100.000 are a good number (still 10% though). This forum won't prove anything, but the efforts maybe won't get ignored. leviathan_89 13:31, 28 September, 2011 (UTC)
  • A doubt, since we see already unfortunately that we will have this application by force, was this affecting also the talk pages of the articles?Syluxen Metroidover/Wikisimpsons/Wikidex/Ace Attorney/Digimon
  • Wikia is an encyclopedia, not Facebook. Silver Glaceon (TalkContribs) 00:50, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
Can we have both? :O --TDG.gif (Talk) 02:01, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  • I have a feeling that this will be one of those things we dislike, but accept with time, such as the oasis skin. 22px-Logo.svg.pngTyA_userpage_image.png Badge-VSTF.svg 03:44, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  • 118 signatures in approximately 10 hours. Yeah Wikia, there's gotta be something in that.--Kagimizu-Seeya 'round 06:28, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  • Most people who visit Wikis are regular, unregistered visitors. 99% percent of those have and will never see your talkpage. By making the talkpage more clear and easier to use Wikia hopes to encourage teamwork for the Wiki. If people want to call that "Facebook-ish" then go ahead, but I don't see how it does and I'm actually looking forward to the message wall. Never really liked the :::::: and ~~~~ or.... people forgetting to use those. ---Zantam03 (Talk) 10:45, September 28, 2011 (UTC)
  • On my 2 years on Wikia, I just noticed that Wikia is pretty much doesn't care about the effects of the feature and just thinking about how it looks like. All these things your forcing down to your "customers" (you said we were) doesn't belong here. All I know is that I'm here to see information and add information, not to connect with others like I do in Facebook.
    --.Nobody Cares .TalkContribs. 11:00, September 28, 2011 (UTC)

If you need a image to express your frustration... Wikia Message Wall Vs Editor.  Devilmanozzy (Talk Page)  13:05, September 28, 2011 (UTC) Harry Potter

  • 87 frikin percent of the voters (as of now) don't want the wall, Wikia. But, no. You're obviously gonna do it, as you don't give a sh** what the community thinks. You think everything you do will improve the site, but you're wrong. You're just a wannabe FaceBook. ~ MTDM 19:19, September 28, 2011 (UTC) doesn't have a signature template.
  • I see hypocrisy. You go around calling staff stupid and stuff, but the second somebody calls one of you stupid, you criticize them. The MarioGalaxy2433g5 {talk/contribs} 01:46, September 29, 2011 (UTC)

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