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Should this guide exist?[edit source]

Should RuneScape Wiki have guides? Nearly all guides are biased to some degree or another and I feel they detract from an encyclopedia.

Please discuss. Shadowdancer 03:58, 26 July 2006 (UTC)

Yes, we should have guides. See [[wikia:What Wikia is not|What Wikia is not]], specifically that Wikia isn't a Wikimedia project, which means that obvious no-nos on Wikipedia such as bias are totally OK here. The only thing I do not like about our current guide arrangement is that they are listed as normal articles. There ought to be a Guide: namespace. Woodcutting-icon.pngHyenastetalk 04:09, 26 July 2006 (UTC)
So, uh, we should have biased articles and yet we're an encyclopedia? I think not... Shadowdancer 04:12, 26 July 2006 (UTC)
Well, no, we shouldn't seek making this biased. I believe you keep mentioning the phrase Mining is better than begging, believe me!. Naturally we don't want this, but on the other hand, this entire Wiki is biased towards RS2; we barely mention Classic. Woodcutting-icon.pngHyenastetalk 04:15, 26 July 2006 (UTC)
Well actually the wiki is about RuneScape, which is what RS2 became. RuneScape Classic is categorized as an obsolete update because, well, it's obsolete! Shadowdancer 04:23, 26 July 2006 (UTC)
The center point of a wiki is that anyone can provide their input. If someone has found a good way to train a skill or to make money, why shouldn't we let them post it up here? I think having more than just factual, encyclopeadic information is what sets this apart from the RuneScape Knowledge Base and gives people a reason to come here, because otherwise the Knowledge Base would almost always be the better place to go. -- Couchpotato99 06:07, 26 July 2006 (UTC)

Combat Guide?[edit source]

anyone up for making a combat guide? icecube022Icecube022 17:55, 26 May 2007 (UTC)

Technically combat is a combat guide. Melee, ranged and magic may also be of some help :). Matt2 01:26, 27 May 2007 (UTC)

this link shows what im talking about. its actually a guide.

before becoming a member guide[edit source]

why has noone started the before becoming a member guide? Ice 03:32, 5 June 2007 (UTC)

summoning and it uses[edit source]

i was think about making a guide to talk about how summoning can be use a aid in training other skills

(Rune hammer3 10:41, 3 April 2008 (UTC))

this has been made in summoning usesAaroncampf 04:38, 14 July 2008 (UTC)

Don't believe him, it's up for deletion, because it's absolutely USELESS. 7kyt1iT.gif --WINE OF GOOD HEALTH (Actually Stinko)