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Current Issues[edit source]

This login [nonsense] is making me mad[edit source]

I am actually logged in in Fandom and I see me as logged in there too, but here not and am not allowed to log in, instead I am being sent to the [annoying] twitch page I DO NOT WANT TO USE TWITCH I just wanted to edit an article but seems, you DO NOT WANT ME TO HELP ANYMORE so just go [watch cat videos] please –Preceding unsigned comment was added by 93.135.81.249 (talk) at 11:52, 9 July 2020‎ (UTC). Please sign your posts with ~~~~

Hello, to address your points:
  1. Work is being conducted on merging authentication systems between Fandom and Gamepedia. Soon enough, you should be able to use your Fandom account to edit this wiki. The Twitch requirement is often a source of issues and discontent, and with this auth work, it will stop being such a requirement.
  2. You can edit most articles without logging in, just like you edited this admin noticeboard. If an article is semi-protected, however, you won't be able to edit it, but you should be able to edit its talk page to suggest changes.
Additionally, please tone down the colorful language, it may overshadow your objections to make them look completely unimportant. (Note: I am not an admin here.) --AttemptToCallNil (talk) 18:12, 9 July 2020 (UTC)
Well, the Twitch requirement is gone now. A Fandom account with confirmed email and a password can be used as an auth method for Gamepedia. There are still some issues with the auth system (you can't log out, but clearing cookies should do the trick), but they should be gone after the weekend. --AttemptToCallNil (talk) 10:14, 25 July 2020 (UTC)