User talk:Wookiebear


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Two Michael Gilberts[edit]

A curious thing indeed. Please add to the Michael Gilbert article any information about yourself that you want to share. (Oh, and Hi & Welcome to BTW!) :) Frabby 23:40, 25 January 2011 (UTC)

will do and thanks again Wookiebear 15:36, 26 January 2011 (UTC)

All Purpose Award[edit]

Welcome to BTW, Wookiebear. I rarely (if ever) award ribbons this soon after a contributor's first arrival here, but I've been taken by your serious efforts to engage with others (in the spirit of team cooperation) and to add/enhance details of existing articles. I award you the All Purpose award, in light of those efforts.

All Purpose Award, 1st ribbon

Be aware, too, that you can (and should) self-award yourself the Time In Service (1 Month) on 24 February and the Edit Count Award once you have made 100 edits. Details of these can be found at BattleTechWiki:Awards. I've taken the liberty of adding the AP ribbon and awards board to your user page.
Again, welcome. --Revanche (talk|contribs) 15:47, 26 January 2011 (UTC)

Thank you for the award and for the welcome. I am feeling very at home here :) Wookiebear 18:13, 26 January 2011 (UTC)


Hy Wookiebear, i make some copyedits in the Composition History of Wilson's Hussars, i hope you are not worry about this, oh i forgot, please when you cite the references add the page number, sorry for my english (it's not my native language),Greetings.--Doneve 21:45, 27 January 2011 (UTC)

not a problem. The changes you did look great. Thanks and your english is fine Wookiebear 21:53, 27 January 2011 (UTC)
Hy Again, when you have some questions to page formating and other thinks, you can talk to me.--Doneve 22:08, 27 January 2011 (UTC)
Hy Wookiebear, i give you this award Direction Appreciated Award, 1st ribbon for your hmm :), great cleanups in the plagiarized section.Greetings--Doneve 20:39, 2 February 2011 (UTC)
Thanks for the compliment and thanks for the award. I am happy to contribute and am having fun, so go figure :) Wookiebear 22:14, 2 February 2011 (UTC)

Vandal Cop award[edit]

Wookie, thanks for marking that act of spam/vandalism to Sarna yesterday. Its appreciated when members bring those to our attention.

Vandal Cop Award, 1st ribbon

Keep in mind, too, that in about 11 edits, you can self-award yourself the Edit Count ribbon. Again, thanks. --Revanche (talk|contribs) 12:02, 8 February 2011 (UTC)

Thank you. Just saw it as I was hitting random pages and figured that was the best way to bring it to you alls attention Wookiebear 13:51, 8 February 2011 (UTC)

Hyades Cluster[edit]

Good job on this. Have a Random Act of Appreciation Award, 1st ribbon. ClanWolverine101 03:44, 3 March 2011 (UTC)

Thank you for the award, just having fun Wookiebear 04:00, 3 March 2011 (UTC)

Have something shiny, will give it to you[edit]

For your work on the Taurian Defense Forces (especially Special Asteroid Support Force), I'll give you this fancy jpg file: Substantial Addition Award, 1st ribbon. Do note that Battletech canonically doesn't know the word nebulae and uses nebulea instead, which is bloody irritating to me as well. Dirk Bastion 18:54, 9 March 2011 (UTC)

Thank you for the award. I am just going through the bits I enjoy and filling in gaps. And thanks for the nebulea(sic) catch. Never would have thought of looking for it with that spelling :) Wookiebear 19:09, 9 March 2011 (UTC)
Despite the innuendo, you are filling in pretty nicely. ;) And you're not alone - I've already found a dead redirect when looking for the correct spelling of Flannagan's thingy. Dirk Bastion 19:11, 9 March 2011 (UTC)
yup, been having a time fixing links myself this fine day. Have been working on finding bits to fill in for the Concordat, but random pages are fun too. Am currently trying to find enough information to build pages for the Taurian Velites and the Taurian Guard Regiments, and getting some but not sure if I have enough yet. But then again I thought the same when I started the SASF article  :P Wookiebear 20:55, 9 March 2011 (UTC)
My best bet would be the classics: Periphery (1st edition), the Star League sourcebook and Field Manual: Periphery. You pretty much can't find this stuff in one go, it's just too spread around a dozen books or so. I have the same problem - my period of interest is the Human Sphere up to the Star League era. On any given issue, I have to look at roughly 15 books with a sentence or two each, and if I'm lucky, they don't even disagree with each other. In other words: if you can't help but stub, do stub and build it up as you go along. Dirk Bastion 21:21, 9 March 2011 (UTC)
Thanks for the advice, sounds like the way to go. Am finding some good (and not so good) information regarding both the Guard and Velites Regiments. Am going to do some rough out, then clean up and post, hopefully this weekend Wookiebear 04:49, 10 March 2011 (UTC)