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<big>'''Welcome to the Alien Species Wiki'''</big>
 
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[[Special:Allpages|{{NUMBEROFARTICLES}} articles]] since we began<br>
 
[[Special:Allpages|{{NUMBEROFARTICLES}} articles]] since we began<br>
 
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'''Alien Species Wiki''' is a website containing information on any alien creature ever imagined by mankind, from ''Star Trek's'' [[Tribble]]s to Wayne Barlowe's [[Emperor Sea Strider]]s. The wiki format allows anyone to freely add or edit content!
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'''Alien Species Wiki''' is a website containing information on any alien creature ever imagined by mankind. From [[Tribble|furballs]] to [[Emperor Sea Strider|behemoths]], from little green men to [[Hooloovoo|shades of blue]], from mindless parasites to intergalactic empires. The wiki format allows anyone to freely add or edit content!
 
And feel free to Browse the '''[[Alien Species Gallery]]''', it is a good tool for learning the names of aliens you have only seen but do not know the name of.
 
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{{HeadingA|About us}}
 
Canon and non-canon are both allowed here, as long as you keep the reader informed about whether any given information is canon or not. However, we do not allow fanon here, but instead we encourage users to add their fanon to one of our our sister projects, '''[http://alienfanon.wikia.com/wiki/Alien_Fanon_Wiki Alien Fanon Wiki]''' or '''[http://multiverses.wikia.com/wiki/Multiverses_Wiki Multiverses wiki]''' (more discriminating), which are specialized in dealing with it.
 
   
Alien Species Wiki's database currently have over '''2000 [[:Category:Alien Species|Alien Species]]''', plus '''300 [[:Category:Locations|Locations]]''', '''160 [[:Category:Characters|Characters]]''' and '''60 [[:Category:Affiliations|Affiliations]]''' and there is still MUCH to be done.
 
 
 
 
{{HeadingA|Featured Article}}
 
[[File:Outlander.jpg|200px|right|Concept art]]
 
The '''Moorwens''' are a race of non-sentient or possibly semi-sentient predators of the Moorwen Planet.
 
 
Due to the bombing of their planet and subsequent hunting down of survivors, they are extinct.
 
 
For a long time, the Moorwens were the apex predators of a planet unhabited by...[[Moorwen|Read More]]
 
 
 
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{{HeadingA|How YOU can help}}
 
{{HeadingA|How YOU can help}}
   
Before doing anything, please read the [[editing conventions]].
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Before doing anything, please familiarize yourself with our '''[[ASW:Rules and Policies|rules and policies]]'''.
   
If you want to do something, but don't know what, here are some things that need to be done:
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If you want to help the wiki, but aren't sure where to start, here are some things that need to be done:
*'''[[List of needed Articles|Articles which need to be created]]'''
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*'''[[ASW:List of Needed Articles|Articles which need to be created]]'''
 
*'''[[:Category:Stub|Articles which need to be expanded]]'''
 
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Contact the '''[[ASPF]]''' or any other user in case you need any help. We wish you a wonderful stay here on Alien Species Wiki!
 
Contact the '''[[ASPF]]''' or any other user in case you need any help. We wish you a wonderful stay here on Alien Species Wiki!
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'''<big>Write a New Article</big>'''
 
'''<big>Write a New Article</big>'''
   
Before you get started, we suggest reading the '''[[About]]''' page, our '''[[rules]]''' and '''[[policy|policies]]''', the '''[[Alien Species Wiki:Manual of Style|Manual of Style]]''' and the '''[[Alien Species Wiki:Layout Guide|Layout Guide]]'''.To write a new article, just enter the article title in the box below.
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To write a new article, just enter the article title in the box below.
   
 
'''PS:''' Use this when creating Alien Species: [[Template:AlienSpecies]] (give it a good look before doing anything), and this when creating Characters: [[Template:Characters]].
 
'''PS:''' Use this when creating Alien Species: [[Template:AlienSpecies]] (give it a good look before doing anything), and this when creating Characters: [[Template:Characters]].
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*Copy-pasting text from external sources (including other wikis) is strictly forbidden. '''Users who do it will be blocked immediately and copy-pasted articles will be deleted on sight'''. The only exception to this rule concerns a few articles shared between this wiki and [[w:c:non-aliencreatures|our sister site]].
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*Articles should '''NOT be written in past tense''', unless dealing with a creature that's officially extinct.
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'''8-12-2011'''
 
Two RfA's are opened. Head over to [[User Rights]] to vote!
 
 
'''6-19-2011'''
 
 
'''New sister '''
 
We are happy to anounce that [http://multiverses.wikia.com/wiki/Main_Page Multverses Wiki] has joined the ASW family, so please visit and make this wiki feel welcome!!
 
 
'''10-11-2010'''
 
 
The [[Editing conventions]] have undergone a major overhaul.
 
 
 
'''9-11-2010'''
 
 
Alien Species Wiki is remembering the World Trade Center terrorist attacks which will never be forgotten.[[File:Arg_us_flag.gif|thumb|70px]]
 
 
'''8-13-2010'''
 
 
We now have a Facebook page [http://www.facebook.com/#!/group.php?gid=110834068971578Facebook].
 
 
Alien Species Wiki gets a new look!
 
 
 
 
 
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Latest revision as of 02:11, March 16, 2019


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Welcome to the Alien Species Wiki

8,566 articles since we began

Alien Species Wiki is a website containing information on any alien creature ever imagined by mankind. From furballs to behemoths, from little green men to shades of blue, from mindless parasites to intergalactic empires. The wiki format allows anyone to freely add or edit content!


How YOU can help

Before doing anything, please familiarize yourself with our rules and policies.

If you want to help the wiki, but aren't sure where to start, here are some things that need to be done:

Contact the ASPF or any other user in case you need any help. We wish you a wonderful stay here on Alien Species Wiki!

Write a New Article

To write a new article, just enter the article title in the box below.

PS: Use this when creating Alien Species: Template:AlienSpecies (give it a good look before doing anything), and this when creating Characters: Template:Characters.


Rules and warnings

Some important things that everyone should be aware of before editing:

  • Copy-pasting text from external sources (including other wikis) is strictly forbidden. Users who do it will be blocked immediately and copy-pasted articles will be deleted on sight. The only exception to this rule concerns a few articles shared between this wiki and our sister site.
  • It's also strictly forbidden to create empty blank pages, as well as to merge, split, rename or repurpose pages or reupload images without direct approval from an admin. Users who do any of these risk getting blocked, although some offenses are less serious than others and will be judged accordingly.
  • Fictional species are only allowed here as long as they've been featured in official, commercially-published media. Original web content is generally not allowed for this reason.
  • Articles should NOT be written in past tense, unless dealing with a creature that's officially extinct.
  • Sentience means feeling. Sapience means thinking.
  • Since this wiki deals with a lot of fiction, every page risks containing spoilers. The worst cases, dealing with major plot twists, will be marked with an appropriate template.



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