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  MaverickNate 01:55, 16 August 2009 (UTC)  


Please make sure to use png instead of png and jpg instead of JPG. Lowercase extensions work so much better, look better, and also aren't limited by templates. Just make sure that from now on, every image you upload has lowercase extensions. MaverickNate 23:12, 16 August 2009 (UTC)

Always lowercase extensions. This is your second warning. MaverickNate 02:19, 24 August 2009 (UTC)
Last warning. If you do it again, you will be blocked. MaverickNate 00:18, 27 August 2009 (UTC)
How sad. I was hoping you would actually follow the rules. Start using lowercase extensions, or your block will be longer next time. MaverickNate 20:59, 1 November 2009 (UTC)
Please use lowercase extensions. You will be blocked. ht14 23:15, 23 November 2009 (UTC)
Seeing as you've already been blocked previously, I've blocked you for 3 days. Whether Mav (or any other admin) wants to change it is his decision. Please stop uploading with uppercase extensions. Thanks. ht14 18:56, 30 December 2009 (UTC)

.jpg pics

Please don't upload .jpg files, especially low-quality files, and I'm talking about the Orange Island Gym Leader's Pokemon pics. Now I have to go and clean up the mess you made and get better pics than the ones you uploaded. And you're lucky I can actually speak Portuguese fluently, you can speak to me in that language. If you didn't understand this text, just ask me to translate it, it's no problem at all. --Hmdwgf 22:59, 3 November 2009 (UTC)

Please upload pics in .png format. --Hmdwgf 04:10, 23 November 2009 (UTC)

Congratuations. You finally uploaded a pic in the right format! There's only one problem. Please don't upload any anime pics with logos on them. This is very important. --Hmdwgf 03:55, 24 November 2009 (UTC)

Also, png, not PNG. This is because some templates only accept png, not PNG. ht14 16:34, 9 September 2010 (UTC)


Please do not upload files with non-alphanumeric characters in its name. The only characters allowed are A-Z, a-z, and 0-9. If you're confused about the requirements for uploading files, have a look at this guide. --Pattyman 04:28, 9 February 2012 (UTC)

Thanks, and Sorry about this. =/ Hikaru Wazana 10:32, 09 February 2012 (UTC)
Not a problem. Pattyman 15:10, 9 February 2012 (UTC)

BW2 Promo images

I'd like to inform you of something. We do not consider the BW2 trailer to be related to the anime at all and is simply for the games. As such, all images from it are to be labeled with the game screenshot template. Ataro 13:36, 17 May 2012 (UTC)

In fact, I not know exactly what the best definition for the screens, because despite being a material of the games is an anime. And possible the only appearance of some of them animated.Hikaru Wazana 13:39, 17 May 2012 (UTC)

B2W2's ANIME screenshots

Hello, Hikaru Wazana!

Since you uploaded a 1080p screenshot for N's appearance in the ANIME trailer of B2W2, could you do the same for the Shadow Triad? Here's the one I uploaded. My screen doesn't support such resolution. Thank you! |) u |( e ® 20:25, 17 May 2012 (UTC)


Sorry, they looked the exact same as those found on Pokémon Wikia. I know you might not have meant it. - PokémonGamer 04:53, 7 December 2015 (UTC)

I didn't know you were searching on Google for those. (making another comment since I don't think I'm allowed to edit my comments) - PokémonGamer 04:54, 7 December 2015 (UTC)

SS007 images

I see you're uploading images from SS007. Might I suggest waiting because the images clearly come from a low quality video with a logo which isn't recommended on here--BigDocFan (talk) 13:23, 29 December 2019 (UTC)

I agree. Plus, the titles you're giving to your images aren't really up to code either. Please wait. --FinnishPokéFan92 (talk) 13:46, 29 December 2019 (UTC)
I had a picture with the three Go's wurmple to post. If they think it's in the standards, well, they're there. Wazana (talk) 15:46, 29 December 2019 (UTC)

Logo top right, black border on the left so not that good--BigDocFan (talk) 15:24, 29 December 2019 (UTC)

Image quality again

The images you're uploading now have noticable black lines at the edges, and thus do not fulfill Bulbagarden's requirements for good quality images. Please wait until the HD version surfaces. --FinnishPokéFan92 (talk) 14:44, 2 February 2020 (UTC)

Ok, sorry. I was doing some testing with a new application that I am using. Apparently it didn't work out well either. = / --Hikaru Wazana (talk) 14:55, 2 February 2020 (UTC)
Can't help but notice your recent images aren't the best quality again--BigDocFan (talk) 11:20, 5 July 2020 (UTC)
I'm sorry, they are temporary, being able to tidy up the sections of a page that I started. As soon as I have better quality I will post them. = /--Hikaru Wazana (talk) 11:31, 5 July 2020 (UTC)

Movie 22 Images

I see you've uploaded images of Gary and his Arcanine from Movie 22, we prefer the term M22 rather then Movie 22.--BigDocFan (talk) 14:16, 7 February 2020 (UTC)

Oh, Thanks. =D --Hikaru Wazana (talk) 16:55, 7 February 2020 (UTC)


You're neglecting to add appropriate categories to your uploaded images. Please be sure to add them to your future uploads. Thank you. --FinnishPokéFan92 (talk) 20:19, 26 March 2020 (UTC)

The truth is that I forgot how to put it. I'm sorry, can you tell me where I can find the tutorial?--Hikaru Wazana (talk) 20:29, 26 March 2020 (UTC)
There is no tutorial, AFAIK. Either just add them to the bottom of the page after uploading, or copy the contents of an editing window from an existing image, paste them on the screen while uploading an image, and edit the description and categories to fit the image you're uploading. I hope you understood. --FinnishPokéFan92 (talk) 22:20, 26 March 2020 (UTC)
I will try to pay attention to that next time, thanks.--Hikaru Wazana (talk) 22:29, 26 March 2020 (UTC)
You're still doing it. Also, don't forget you can add Bulbapedia links to the image descriptions. --FinnishPokéFan92 (talk) 11:14, 21 May 2020 (UTC)

File naming

Please make sure that when you upload an image, they're given the proper filenames. Images related to Pokemon Adventures must have "Adventures" put on at the end, especially when they're for non-original characters such as Nessa. They're only supposed to be blank for the anime. Ataro (talk) 03:23, 19 June 2020 (UTC)

Ok. Taking advantage, I noticed that you undid the changes that I made in the pages of the characters(Nessa and Sodo) of these last photos that I hosted. Was there something wrong?
Asking why if I put something back on they can accuse me of doing edit war.Hikaru Wazana (talk) 14:50, 19 June 2020 (UTC)

Category placement

When adding categories to the images you upload, please 1) put them under the "Licensing" header, not the "Summary" header, and 2) place them on top of each other, not in a row. Thank you. --FinnishPokéFan92 (talk) 09:55, 10 October 2020 (UTC)

Oh, and make sure you add categories for every human character (as long as they have their own categories, of course) and Pokémon in the picture, not just the most prominent ones. Thank you. --FinnishPokéFan92 (talk) 09:59, 10 October 2020 (UTC)
You're still placing categories in a row and under the wrong header. Also, all Twilight Wings images should have a TW at the end, not just some. --FinnishPokéFan92 (talk) 14:27, 6 November 2020 (UTC)
About the categories...What is the right formatting that I have to put? Can you help me with that?--Hikaru Wazana (talk) 14:33, 6 November 2020 (UTC)
You could do what I do, upload the image, add the summary and then edit the post to place the categories under the licensing bit--BigDocFan (talk) 14:37, 6 November 2020 (UTC)
I put some images on the server, did I get them placed correctly this time?--Hikaru Wazana (talk) 22:55, 09 November 2020 (UTC)
You keep putting them in a line instead of atop of each other, and under the Summary header instead of the Licensing header. --FinnishPokéFan92 (talk) 15:43, 29 January 2021 (UTC)
Please start putting the categories on top of each other. --FinnishPokéFan92 (talk) 08:41, 22 March 2021 (UTC)

Korrina and Ash friends.png

I'm able to upgrade images, can you confirm which episode you got Korrina and Ash friends.png from?--BigDocFan (talk) 22:25, 2 January 2021 (UTC)

Hi, Happy New Year. It's from XY 31. The episode when the group goes to Mega Evolution Cave--Hikaru Wazana (talk) 13:30, 3 January 2021 (UTC)

Goh and Raichu image

Where did you find the video where you got the image of Goh and Raichu?--BigDocFan (talk) 15:55, 29 January 2021 (UTC)

It's from Official Twitter of anipoke. They released some high quality images.--Hikaru Wazana (talk) 16:37, 29 January 2021 (UTC)

Link templates

Hello! Just wanted to let you know that aside from {{bp}}, we do have many of the templates from Bulbapedia as well, including {{p}} and {{a}}. As such, just a reminder that you link Pokémon with the p template. If you're curious about what other link templates that we have, you can check it out here. Thanks! ht14 03:58, 30 January 2021 (UTC)

Hi, thank you very much. :D -Hikaru Wazana (talk) 17:37, 30 January 2021 (UTC)