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31st Mar, 2019 04:00:32 PM

If they've re-deleted an example after the previous deletion was undone, then they're already Edit Warring. Right now, we just have to wait until the moderators come in. Don't undo their edit right yet; wait until you have the mods' permission.

That said, it's a good idea to provide a link to the edit history. Courtesy link to the relevant edit history.

31st Mar, 2019 04:01:53 PM

Courtesy Link to the page itself: YMMV.Mortal Kombat 11

Honestly, if they've already edit warred, I'd wait for the mods to respond before doing anything else.

That said, have you PM'd then about the Internet Backdraft entry? If that was discussed and decided on somewhere you could point them towards it.

Edited by sgamer82
31st Mar, 2019 04:03:15 PM

This isn't the first time they've done this. They're really obsessed with that specific entry. Some people seem to be under the impression that Rule of Cautious Editing Judgment means "it's OK to make this a Zero-Context Example".

The way the example was previously written was unbiased, explaining why some people are complaining about this issue while not backing them or calling them out.

Edited by Zuxtron
31st Mar, 2019 04:17:54 PM

Worth noting that this is the second time I do an ATT on them (first one was mods-only), on the exact same entry. It's also why I'm holding off from DM-ing them. Just like then, I'll wait for mod input before touching that entry again.

Zuxtron sums up the situation pretty well, btw.

Edited by perezman
31st Mar, 2019 04:22:43 PM

Yeah.

What I'm seeing on the last few edits is definitely him changing wording in a way that injects bias towards the new designs and against the detractors into an entry that was fairly neutral before he "fixed" it.

Which isn't very proper conduct for an editor IMO.

1st Apr, 2019 05:01:48 PM

I just reverted an unrelated edit of theirs on the same page, if they edit war over this one, then there's definitely a big problem here.

Edited by perezman
2nd Apr, 2019 11:55:00 PM

Bump for Mod attention on the Edit War

5th Apr, 2019 12:47:11 AM

Another bump for mod attention.

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