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To search this wiki, go to Special:Search, or enter a term in the search box you see in the sidebar, or use the Inputbox below.

The Wikia search searches this wiki, and also gives you five results from other wikis hosted by Wikia.

WikiaSearch preferences are not part of the main Special:Preferences page. In your preferences, you can set whether you want text matches and title matches to be separate, and how many results display per page. You must be logged in to change your preferences.

The first page of results will show 5 hits from this wiki, and 5 hits from other wikis. If more results on this wiki are available, you can click the More pages on this wiki » link to view 10 more (or up to 50 more if you change your WikiaSearch preferences).

The results from other wikis will only include pages in the main (article) namespace.

If no matches are found, an alternative spelling might be suggested.

Adding a search boxEdit

To add a search box to any page, just type


It will produce this box:

See Wikia:Help:Inputbox on Central for more details.

Other ways to find pagesEdit

To browse pages on the wiki, you can view a list of all pages or browse by category. See Special:Log/upload to search for images.

You can use Google's "site search" for to search all Wikia.

To search any Wikia community, you can use the search box at the top of every page. Using the icon dropdown at the left of the search box, you can switch between local and global searches (across a single community versus across all of Wikia).

Advanced Search

Your initial search will likely only search the main namespace, plus a few others. After you search, you may find that you need to expand your search to other areas of the wikia. To do this, click the "Advanced" link that appears at the upper right side of the search results page. It will open a box that allows you to select more namespaces and continue searching.


Advanced search allows you to select more namespaces

Other ways to find pages

How to create a search box

  • To add a search box to any article, just type: <inputbox>type=search</inputbox>. It will produce this box:

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