SC4 Encyclopaedia:Community Portal

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This page is to be used to notify users of the SC4 Encyclopaedia of ongoing events and news related to the encyclopedia.

Community portal
Welcome to the community portal. This is the place to find out what is happening on the SimCity4 Encyclopaedia. Learn what tasks need to be done, what groups there are to join, and get or post news about recent events or current activities taking place on the wiki.

Community bulletin board

Post your SC4 Encyclopaedia-related news and announcements here!

  • Registration and granting of editor rights is currently closed. Members with advanced technical understanding about the game may apply for editorial rights by sending a Private Message to Tarkus, the current SC4D Staff Wiki Coordinator, on the SC4D forums.
  • A new system of access control has been agreed upon in the light of the recent vandalism problems. Click here to see more details.
  • Because of a recent edit war, logging into the wiki has temporarily been restricted to wiki staff members only. Please bear with us while we decide on an appropriate course of action, regarding editing permissions, at which time the restrictions will be relaxed and clarified.
  • Lately, a lot of tutorials have been copied from SimCity 4 Devotion. Feel free to copy some of your own!
  • The cause of the technical problems experienced on 18/10/2008 has been resolved. Sorry for any inconvenience caused.
  • The site has been updated to allow custom signatures more easily, check out Help:Signature for more info on how to do it.
  • The SC4 Encyclopedia has been opened to the public!
  • A few projects have been started, Mayor Diaries have been documented and team pages have been filled out.

See also: The Archives

Help out

There are many articles which are stubs, or otherwise need attention. If you like, go ahead, be bold, and jump right in.

Things to do

Fix-up projects

Expansion Requests: • Deadwoods • Jasoncw • Ripptide • 
Stubs: • EBLT • List of Dependencies • The Double 00 Club • 
Wikify Requests: • Starting a new page • 

Review Requests:

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Articles in need of pictures: • JEK Equestrian Marketplace • Large Park Green • Toxic Waste Dump • 
Articles in need of better pictures: • Brandenburg Gate (DLC) • Car Care Center • Wren Insurance •  Not sure where to report a certain type of problem with article content? If it exists, it is probably listed at Wikipedia:Maintenance.

Guidelines, help, and resources

If you are new to wikis then this could all be a bit overwhelming. If you are not new to wikis, it is likely that you know how they work, but please take the time to familiarise yourself with the oddities of this particular wiki anyway.


  • Help – Browse help pages


Policies and guidelines

This wiki does not have many established guidleines, generally we rely on the use of common sense combined with good netiquette.

Article standards

Be bold!
Include only verifiable information
Manual of Style
Neutral point of view


New user information

Introduction · Sandbox · Help · Glossary

Ways to communicate

Discussion pages · IRC chat · User pages ·

Common procedures

Featured content · Good articles · Deleting a page · Moving a page (naming policies) · Protecting a page ·

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