#1 2012-03-28 18:18:42

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Registered: 2012-03-28
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Video game database Wikipedia scraping

Can Wikipedia be added to the field import website list?  It seems like all of their videogame information has a standard format.  They have a lot more information than most on the list.  I rarely get any game information from sites other than MobyGames and Jeuxgames.com.

Last edited by bykfiend42 (2012-03-28 18:20:35)



#2 2012-06-26 18:19:46

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Re: Video game database Wikipedia scraping

We'd be better off using Freebase (http://www.freebase.com/) as the information is structured and can be fetched with a nice API.
Most of the video game entries seem to be ripped from Wikipedia anyway.



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