Talk:Fan

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Smash's fan and Mario Kart's fan[edit]

So I just noticed that the fan used in the Super Smash Bros. series has an identical design to the Whacking Fan, an item from the Mario Kart Arcade GP games. Since both are basically the same thing, them both being identical-looking fans used as battering items, shouldn't these two pages be merged together? --Metalex123 (talk) 13:53, January 8, 2020 (EST)

No, because they're from two different series, have two different names, and do two different things. They are obviously inspired by the same object, yes, but that's not really enough for a merge. Alex95sig1.pngAlex95sig2.png 13:58, January 8, 2020 (EST)
Yeah, good point. Should a distinguish template be added on both pages though, since they do look identical? --Metalex123 (talk) 14:25, January 8, 2020 (EST)
A link can be added to the about template on here, sure. Doesn't make much sense to add on to the Whacking Fan, as if you're on that page, chances are you are already where you want to be. Alex95sig1.pngAlex95sig2.png 14:28, January 8, 2020 (EST)