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  • My occupation is Dispensing wisdom to lone travelers.
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  • HopelessNightOwl

    We've overhauled the Genre Listing to better serve as a reader-first story navigation portal, rather than an editor-first rules page. We hope this will better serve the needs of casual wiki visitors and encourage them to explore our genre categories as a navigation feature while also serving as a quick reference guide for users to categorize their own stories.

    As such, information regarding the M4R and M4D tags and other wiki administrivia has been removed from the Genre Listing. This information is still available at Creepypasta Wiki:Site Rules/Genre Listing and Categories, which has also been reorganized for clarity. The Genre Listing will now serve primarily as a story navigation portal while "Genre Listing and Categories" will be our ed…

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  • HopelessNightOwl

    Hello, your friendly neighborhood night owl here. As many of you have probably noticed, this wiki is creeping up on 12 thousand story pages very shortly. That's an average of more than a thousand pages added every year in the ten years since this wiki was created, with dozens more coming in every month (not even counting the ones that are deleted).

    With this massive amount of story content, it can be hard to know where to start. We decided to create a curated index of all the helpful links to help people browse the wiki's content in their own way. Introducing the Content Hub. It is designed both to help new users get acquainted with this wiki's content as well as for the use of experienced users.

    The Content Hub has some similarities to the …

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  • HopelessNightOwl

    To use a childish poetic notion, one of the fascinating things about photography is how sometimes it almost seems to create a whole world of its own. Recently, I've started going on Streetview tours of random places on Google Earth, and it feels like exploring a world of digitally simulated beings who inhabit their own time and space.

    Anyway, after reading through the stories in Photography, here are some that stood out.

    1. Anomaly by Rembetis

    2. Attachment: 1 Image by [TOPRamen]

    3. Captured by L0CKED334

    4. The Camera I Found by Surm

    5. I Found a Digital Camera in the Woods by Unknown

    6. Imperfect Copies by YawningLion

    7. Lightning by alapanama

    8. Rabbits in the Creek by Unknown

    9. Satellite Images by SquidInk

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  • HopelessNightOwl

    Recently, myself and the other admins decided to revisit the ban on lost episode stories and haunted gaming stories and concluded that it is time for an update.

    Historically, we have banned lost episode and haunted gaming stories due to their tendency to be highly cliched and unoriginal, and the fact that at the height of creepypasta's popularity, this wiki was flooded with them, most of them being of poor quality.

    However there were always problems and ambiguities with the way the policy was articulated. The lost episode ban applied not just to stories based on real TV shows and movies, which is usually what people think of by "lost episodes," but also to any stories that follow the "lost episode formula" in any way, even if the show of int…

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  • HopelessNightOwl

    After reading through all the stories in Suggested Reading and Historical Archieve, here are some of the ones I liked the most. Some are well known while others are obscure and underrated.

    1. Autopilot

    2. Burgrr Entries

    3. Candle Cove

    4. Mr. Widemouth

    5. Pale Luna

    6. Penpal

    7. The Strangers

    8. Ted the Caver

    9. Anomaly

    10. Out with a Bang

    11. Devil's Wood

    12. The Disappearance of Ashley, Kansas

    13. Hitchhiker's Object

    14. House of Rules

    15. I Found a Digital Camera in the Woods

    16. Mother's Call

    17. Where Bad Kids Go

    18. The Woman in the Oven

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