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Pages to rate[edit]

Hi, Lightningleakless here, post the links to wiki pages that you think the pixar work group should rate.

Here's one i made:

Cars Mini Adventures

Changes to the WP:1.0 assessment scheme[edit]

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Wikipedia 0.7 articles have been selected for Pixar[edit]

Wikipedia 0.7 is a collection of English Wikipedia articles due to be released on DVD, and available for free download, later this year. The Wikipedia:Version 1.0 Editorial Team has made an automated selection of articles for Version 0.7.

We would like to ask you to review the articles selected from this project. These were chosen from the articles with this project's talk page tag, based on the rated importance and quality. If there are any specific articles that should be removed, please let us know at Wikipedia talk:Version 0.7. You can also nominate additional articles for release, following the procedure at Wikipedia:Release Version Nominations.

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Animated films task force[edit]

A joint task force on animated films has been proposed on WikiProject Films. Interested editors are encouraged to discuss and sign up. If there is enough support, the task force will be created. Thanks! Girolamo Savonarola (talk) 20:08, 30 September 2008 (UTC)

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Thanks. — Headbomb {ταλκκοντριβς – WP Physics} 09:33, 15 March, 2009 (UTC)

New addition[edit]

I have added a page for the Exploring the Reef short film on the Finding Nemo DVD. I think it and Mr. Incredible and Pals should be recognized here. dogman15 (talk) 22:38, 23 September 2009 (UTC)

List of Toy Story characters[edit]

I am not a member of Pixar work group, but I thought it might worth mentioning to this group that the articleList of Toy Story characters, which is marked as high-importance for this group, has gone under some serious rewriting, and has now become pretty empty. JDDJS (talk) 19:51, 1 September 2010 (UTC)

Toy Story (franchise)[edit]

The article Toy Story (franchise) is a C-rated article but it is not even listed in the Pixar articles. Please add this to the Pixar work group or at least give me advice on how to do it. Thank you. Nirinsanity 04:38, 20 February 2011 (UTC) — Preceding unsigned comment added by Nirinsanity (talkcontribs)

B-Class checklist[edit]

Greeting, I am a coordinator for WP:ANIMATION. A B-Class checklist will be added to the project banner, along with the work group text, including the importance function. The B-Class checklist will include 6 point parameters to assess against the criteria. If you have any questions, please discuss at our talk page. Thank for your time. JJ98 (Talk / Contributions) 20:49, 1 November 2011 (UTC)

Untitled 2015 film[edit]

Look at Talk:List of Pixar films (the bottom of the talk page) and you'll get a question that nobody bothered to answer for a long time. Georgia guy (talk) 16:20, 30 March 2013 (UTC)

Featured topic[edit]

I have nominated the films of Pixar as a featured topic, here. Since i dont work at the pixar group, perhaps others might want to chime in.Mercurywoodrose (talk) 18:26, 4 October 2014 (UTC)

failed as 2 major films are not at GA level: Cars 2 and Brave. anyone want to try to bring them up to GA, and a featured topic of Pixar feature films would easily meet GA topic criteria (which is another level below Featured Topic, decided at the same site). i wonder who is working on those 2 articles. I am interested as i would like to have a SFBA related featured topic, which this would be.Mercurywoodrose (talk) 06:03, 10 October 2014 (UTC)