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Current Issues[edit source]

Official Discord Link on sidebar[edit source]

Can we have the official discord link added to the sidebar? The forums are pretty much dead by now. TintedMirrors 07:43, 18 February 2020 (UTC)

Can you provide me with a permanent link for it? TheSatanicSanta (talk) 00:20, 19 February 2020 (UTC)
https://discord.gg/Np5E2NH // pfm2001 (talk)
EDIT: This is going to sound petty, but may I please ask that Facebook be capitalised appropriately as well? Thanks // pfm2001 (talk) 14:18, 27 February 2020 (UTC)

Fonts![edit source]

Hey! I'd like to suggest adding both Forgotten Futurist as fonts for the wiki and use it for wiki elements. Forgotten Futurist's EULA allows us to use it as long as it's not embedded in the website, which it wouldn't be.


@font-face {font-family: "Forgotten Futurist";
    src: url("//db.onlinewebfonts.com/t/a388abf914cedf6bff891f2c1612bacb.eot");
    src: url("//db.onlinewebfonts.com/t/a388abf914cedf6bff891f2c1612bacb.eot?#iefix") format("embedded-opentype"),
    url("//db.onlinewebfonts.com/t/a388abf914cedf6bff891f2c1612bacb.woff2") format("woff2"),
    url("//db.onlinewebfonts.com/t/a388abf914cedf6bff891f2c1612bacb.woff") format("woff"),
    url("//db.onlinewebfonts.com/t/a388abf914cedf6bff891f2c1612bacb.ttf") format("truetype"),
    url("//db.onlinewebfonts.com/t/a388abf914cedf6bff891f2c1612bacb.svg#Forgotten Futurist") format("svg");
}

TintedMirrors 17:09, 1 April 2020 (UTC)

Page icon[edit source]

Hi! I’d like to request that File:High quality.png be used as the page icon, instead of the low-res blue metalface. TintedMirrors 15:44, 11 April 2020 (UTC)

Do you mean the favicon? Should I update the File:Metalface.png on the main page as well? TheSatanicSanta (talk) 17:08, 13 April 2020 (UTC)
Yes, I do mean the favicon, and updating the main page file too would be really appreciated. TintedMirrors 17:12, 13 April 2020 (UTC)
Done TheSatanicSanta (talk) 17:44, 13 April 2020 (UTC)
Sorry to bother you again, but I'm not sure that the picture is the best for the favicon. It's great for the main menu, but not necessarily for the favicon. I've got another suggestion for the favicon though, File:Cobalt metalface head.png.
Agreed, done TheSatanicSanta (talk) 20:45, 13 April 2020 (UTC)