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Administrators (also known as Admins or Sysops) are a group of experienced users who maintain the wiki through enforcing policies and the use of special functions given to them (see a list below). Given the amount of experience they have on the wiki, they are usually the best users to contact whenever you have a question.

Demotion

A user with rights can be demoted through a democratic process.

Notice board

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Current admins

These users were chosen to become administrators by means and will serve indefinite terms until they resign, become inactive, or are impeached by the community. They are identified by the bold dark green names found on the recent changes.

Administrator name Signature prototype Contact Time zone Specializes in Status
FlagSweden.svg AmbientDinosaur (talk | contribs | logs) AmbientDinosaurSig.pngAmbientDinosaurSigTalk.png UTC+1 (CET) Weapon information and table editing Fully Active
FlagUSA.svg Bzeep (talk | contribs | logs) Bzeep talk Talk page | Email | Twitter UTC-5 (EST) Files, writing Fully Active
FlagAustralia.svg Eleven23 (talk | contribs | logs) Inkling project paintball font eleven23.png Inkling project paintball font eleven23 talk.pngEleven23 splatoon font 3.png Talk page | Email UTC+10 (AEST) Fully Active
FlagUSA.svg Eli (talk | contribs | logs) Talk page | Twitter UTC-8 (PST) Fully Active
FlagPoland.svg FunPL (talk | contribs | logs) FunPL (talk) Talk page | Email | Twitter UTC+1 Interface, MediaWiki, Spam reporting Fully Active
FlagUnited Kingdom.svg GloverMist (talk | contribs | logs) Talk page | Twitter UTC-0 (GMT) Spelling, grammar, and general information Fully Active
FlagUSA.svg GuyPerfect (talk | contribs | logs) UTC-6 (CST) Fully Active
FlagUSA.svg Hadamsj (talk | contribs | logs) Talk page UTC-8 (PST) Fully Active
FlagUSA.svg Heddy (talk | contribs | logs) Heddy (talk) Talk page | Email | Discord UTC−5 (EST) Fully Active
Flag.svg Hinamin (talk | contribs | logs) Talk page Fully Active
FlagIsrael.svg Inkrid (talk | contribs | logs) Talk page UTC+2 (IST) Fully Active
Flag.svg Islar74 (talk | contribs | logs) Talk page Fully Active
FlagUnited Kingdom.svg KA467 (talk | contribs | logs)  KA467 🗩 🖿   Talk page UTC-0 (GMT) Music articles Fully Active
FlagUSA.svg Kaioora (talk | contribs | logs) Talk page UTC-7 (MST) Fully Active
FlagUnited Kingdom.svg Kjhf (talk | contribs | logs) Kjhf Talk Contribs Talk page | Email UTC-0 (GMT) Editing Fully Active
FlagIreland.svg Luke26 (talk | contribs | logs) Inkling luke.png Inkling talk.png Talk page UTC-0 (GMT) Article structure Fully Active
FlagUSA.svg Prod (talk | contribs | logs) Technical support Fully Active
FlagSweden.svg Raltseye (talk | contribs | logs) Raltseye prata med mej Talk page | Email UTC+1 (CET) Names in other languages Fully Active
FlagUSA.svg Rassicas (talk | contribs | logs) Rassicas Talk page | Twitter UTC-10 (HST) Gear information and images Fully Active
Flag.svg RossTMK (talk | contribs | logs) Talk page Fully Active
FlagIsrael.svg Shahar (talk | contribs | logs) ShaharSig2.pngShaharSigtalk2.png Talk page | Email UTC+2 (IST) Weapons & Formatting Fully Active
FlagUSA.svg ShinyCelesteela (talk | contribs | logs) Talk page Fully Active
FlagUSA.svg SuperHamster (talk | contribs | logs) SuperHamster Talk Talk page | Email UTC-5 (EST) Editing Fully Active
Flag.svg Thinker224 (talk | contribs | logs) Talk page UTC-8 (PST) Fully Active

Legend

Status Description
Fully Active These are the best users to contact when you need help. They log on and edit on a regular basis.
Partially Active These users have not edited in the past week. Do not contact these users for emergencies.
Inactive These users have not edited in the past month. Do not contact these users, because they will likely be demoted soon.
Away These users are currently away (e.g. on vacation), and will be returning shortly. Their temporary inactivity has been excused.
Excused These users have informed us that they will be unable to access the internet for an extended period of time. Their inactivity has been temporarily excused.

Commonly used functions

  • Deleting and undeleting pages and page histories. Administrators can also delete uploaded images and files (Log)
  • Locking (protecting) a page so it can not be edited or renamed by users without admin rights (Log)
  • Blocking users or IP addresses from editing (Log)
  • Automatically undoing (or rollbacking) edits by a specific user on a page
  • Many additional functions not listed above

Becoming an administrator

It takes a lot of work and experience to become an administrator. Below are some questions to help you decide whether or not you are actually ready for adminship.

  • Are you online often?
  • Are you a good editor (with excellent use of the English language)?
  • Do you know intermediate-level wikicode (e.g. are you able to understand semi-complex wikicode by looking at it)?
  • Do you work well with other users?
  • Do you follow our policies?

Once you feel you are ready, and if requests for adminship are unlocked, two users must be willing to nominate you (one of which has to be a current admin). If your nomination is successful you will become a permanent admin. Good luck!