The Shadowhunters:The Mortal Instruments Wiki
The Shadowhunters:The Mortal Instruments Wiki

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  • Please ensure you are polite to other contributors on the forum and their wall.
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Spam / Vulgarity[]

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Contribution Description[]

  • When editing a page please always include a description of your edit, detailing what information you have added / edited / removed.
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  • References should be included when appropriate and available.
  • References should be reliable sources.


  • Website / Publication Name: Title of Article / Publication (Retrieved Month Day, Year)


  • The Chirstian Post'Shadowhunters' Renewed or Canceled News: Season 3 Greenlit by Freeform 24 April 2017(Retrieved April 25, 2017)


Deleting, Replacing & Uploading[]

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Broken Links[]

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  • If you are positive the information provided is incorrect please feel free to update it, however, please do not update or remove other contributions just because you don't like them or don't like that they edited your page.
  • This is a community wiki and all accurate and factual contributions are welcome.


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Wanted Pages[]

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Thoughts & Speculation[]

  • Please ensure you do not use bias or favoritism when updating a page. If you like / dislike a character, be sure to stay neutral when providing information.
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  • The same goes for relationships you love. Please provide the information but do not include personal views.
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Want To Contribute?[]

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Who To Contact For Help[]

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