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Missing content

  • Update The Gorge page
  • Update Curio Cabinet profile icons
  • Sort out "Lustrous" rarity Alchemy Pod issue.
  • Winter's Feast 2017 bosses, especially Laser-Deerclops.
  • Sort out Volcano Altar of Snackrifice states and its corresponding quotes.
  • Add information about Water Beefalo reproduction.
  • Fill in missing DST quotes for Lucy the Axe.
  • Add/Fill in the quotes of:
    • Bottlenose Ballphin
    • Wolly (Sunken Boat)
  • Update character quotes and put old ones in the Removed section.
  • Add more language links (to DS wikis in other languages) to all pages.
  • Effects of Ruins Regeneration in DST.
  • Add Sand Spikes and Sand Castles to Antlion page.
  • Fill in missing Compromising Statue examination quotes.
  • Add in examination quotes for:
    • Cooked Mushroom (Gorge)
    • Dry oasis Lake, if they can still be found (put in removed section when all of them are in)
    • Teen Doydoy
    • Put these SW lines in Unimplemented section:
      • TURF_BEACH (Beach Turf)
      • SNAKE_FIRE
      • PIKE_SKULL
    • Withered Limpet Rock
    • Locked Webber (NPC in grave)
    • Unlocked Woodlegs (NPC)
    • Ruins Sinkhole
    • Collapsed Crabbit Den
    • Merm Hut (SW)
    • Most Trawl Net states
    • Flup in ground
    • Venomous Spider states
    • Tidal Plant and MARSH_PLANT_TROPICAL (need to figure out the difference)
  • Fill in the missing Depths Worm periodic attack announcement quotes.
  • Fill in the missing Crocodog periodic attack announcement quotes.
  • Fill in Woodlegs's quote for Woodlegs (NPC) if it exists.
  • Fill in certain missing crafting descriptions (Most Relic Replicas, and all Shadow Puppet types in DST)

Pages in need of improvement

Wanted Pages

  • Different pages for Mushrooms

Wanted Images

  • Map of Gorge gameplay area
  • Gorge Accomplishment icons and generic icon image (preferably extracted from game files)
  • The Culinarian skin head icons (same formatting as others, if they can be found)
  • Images for the following Gorge stuff (clear png format):
    • Pot Hanger (placed)
    • Small Grill (placed)
    • Large Grill (placed)
    • Oven (placed)
    • Salt Rack (placed and ready for collection, if possible)
    • Burnt Food (add in variants if any)
    • Wet Goop (Gorge version, add in variants if any)
    • Broken Carriage
    • Dilapidated Cathedral
    • Dilapidated Door
    • Dilapidated Chimney varieties
    • Dilapidated House (add variants if any)
    • Dilapidated Clocktower
    • Stone Pillar
    • Smashed Clock
    • Dilapidated Roof
    • Dead and sleeping Pigeon
    • Iron Fence
    • Iron Gate (locked and unlocked, if there is a difference between the two)
    • Urn
    • Rotten Crop (add in all types if different crop types look different rotten- e.g. Rotten Crop Potato.png)
    • Mushroom (on stump, normal and picked)
    • Locked and normal Safe
    • Fire Pit (Gorge version)
  • In-Game Skins of the following:
    • Clucky Slippers worn by Wilson
    • Roseate for Wilson, Willow, Wolfgang, Wendy, ... Webber
    • Snowfallen for Wilson, Willow, Wolfgang, Wendy, Wickerbottom, Webber
    • Verdant for WX-78, Maxwell
    • Gladiator for all characters
    • Challenger for all characters
    • Halloween Costumes for all characters
    • Victorian for all characters
    • Items from Year of the Varg and Gobbler, The Forge
  • Wrong Odd Skeleton variants
  • Character carrying various encumbering items on character clothing pages (Glass Castle, various Glass Spikes, Suspicious Marbles, Cave-in Boulder variants)
  • Grand Forge Boarrior main menu GIF
  • Some Forge items (png format, if they still exist):
    • Ancient Gateway (Molten Gateway.png)
    • Ancient Anchor (key and no key)
    • Magma Golem
    • Spool
    • More accurate Battle Standards (replace current images)
  • Characters wearing Forge items (to add to Clothes pages)
  • Repaired Rook (Marble Sculpture, clear background, png)
  • Mangrove, Totally Normal Tree, and Regular Jungle Tree stumps
  • Picked Seaweed (plant)
  • Unplugged/Mined Sinkhole
  • Bamboo Patch stump
  • Withered Bamboo Patch and Viney Bush/Snake Den
  • Hatching Doydoy Egg
  • Mined Glommer's Statue (clear background)
  • Crispy Skeleton
  • Magma Rock (the small ones around a pool of Magma)
  • Polar Light (mini-star created by Moon Caller's Staff)
  • Withered Limpet Rock
  • Compromising Statue (clear background)
  • Hatching Lavae Egg
  • Hatching Lavae Egg (too cold)
  • Shifting Sands (transparent)
  • Flaming Tar Trap (in-game, just to show how it is)
  • Emotes (mounted and unmounted) for /carol, /fistshake, /step, /slowclap, /shrug, /robot, /laugh, /impatient, /flex, /chicken, /cheer (GIF)
Page projects

  • The possibility of onmouseevent in the wiki.
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