Category:Useful Templates

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Templates are a great way to add formatting and to insert important information quickly.

Usage of templates

Please take the time to read the Editing Guidelines on templates.

On the technical side of things, templates are pages you insert into other pages (this is called transclusion). If you wish to get technical and understand the entire system behind templates, you may want to refer to Wikipedia's guide to templates.

A quick rundown of how templates are used:

{{Name of template|Parameter 1|Parameter 2|etc..}}

Name of template: This is the name of the template you use. Example: Character

Parameter: This is a piece of information you forward to the template. For instance, if you want to use Template:Character to display Icon Zhong Chun, your Parameter 1 would be 'Chun' and Parameter 2 would be 'long'. Parameters depend entirely on the specific template you're using, and it can have varying amounts (or even none at all!).

Template discussion can take place here. Please make sure you use headers for new discussion sections and colons to indent your text (one colon per indent - so use one more than the person above you did in a reply chain).

List of useful templates

This is a list of useful templates which are free for usage in articles you create or edit, as opposed to behind-the-scenes development ones. They will prove very useful in editing the wiki, so you should get to know and understand them! You can visit each Template page to find more detailed information about how and when they are used. This is meant to be a quick overview.

Icon Note: If you find a template which is used for a certain type of information (Example: {{AP}} for display of Action Point Action Point costs), please make sure to always use that template in your edits, so that information is presented in an easily readable, uniform way across the wiki!

Icon Note: There will be more templates added as more features are added to the wiki. Feel free to put this article on your watchlist to be informed of any new useful templates becoming available! -Ividyon (talk)

Large info boxes

Code More info
Infoicon.png Text goes here
{{Info|Text goes here}} Template:Info
Cautionicon.png Text goes here
{{Caution|Text goes here}} Template:Caution
Stopicon.png Text goes here
{{Warning|Text goes here}} Template:Warning

Inline info boxes

Code More info
Icon Note: Text goes here {{Note|Text goes here}} Template:Note
Icon Warning: Text goes here {{Warn|Text goes here}} Template:Warn
Icon Bug: Text goes here {{Bug|Text goes here}} Template:Bug
Icon TODO: Text goes here {{Todo|Text goes here}} Template:Todo
Icon Confirm: Text goes here {{Confirm|Text goes here}} Template:Confirm
Icon Test: Text goes here {{CustomNote|Test|Text goes here}} Template:CustomNote

Game Data Links

Code More info Relevant article
Icon Cooked Ration {{Item|<name of item>}} Template:Item Inventory
Icon Astrophysicist {{Skill|<skill name>}} Template:Skill Skills
Icon Triple Mush {{Option|Triple Mush}} Template:Option Castings Options
Icon Paola {{Character|<character name>|<optional: long>}} Template:Character Characters
Icon Inactive {{Status|<name of status>}} Template:Status Status
Disease Gastroenteritis {{Illness|<name of disease>}} Template:Illness Illnesses
Icon Pacifist {{Trait|<trait or character name>}} Template:Trait Characters
Icon Commander {{Title|<title>}} Template:Title Titles
NERON project General Patching Up {{Project|<NERON project>}} Template:Project NERON Projects
Purchased Gold Project Thalasso {{Gold Project|<project>}} Template:Gold Project Vending Machine
Research project Mycoscan {{Research|<Research project>}} Template:Research Research
Zone Mankarogs {{Zone|<zone name>}} Template:Zone Zones
Xyloph Database Ghost Chun {{Comms|<xyloph DB nickname>}} Template:Comms Xyloph
Rebel Bases Sirius {{Comms|<Rebel base or day>}} Template:Comms Rebel Bases

Action Privacy Levels

Code More info Relevant article
Invisible {{Privacy|Invisible}} Template:Privacy Privacy Levels
Icon Private {{Privacy|Private}} Template:Privacy Privacy Levels
Icon Mush {{Privacy|Mush}} Template:Privacy Privacy Levels
Icon Covert {{Privacy|Covert}} Template:Privacy Privacy Levels
Icon Secret {{Privacy|Secret}} Template:Privacy Privacy Levels
Public {{Privacy|Public}} Template:Privacy Privacy Levels
Special {{Privacy|Special}} Template:Privacy Privacy Levels


Code More info Relevant article
{{Episode|4}} Template:Episode Episodes
Icon Gold / Icon Gold Mode {{Gold}} / {{Gold Mode}} Template:Mode Game Modes
Icon Silver / Icon Silver Mode {{Silver}} / {{Silver Mode}} Template:Mode Game Modes
Icon Bronze / Icon Bronze Mode {{Bronze}} / {{Bronze Mode}} Template:Mode Game Modes
More info Main article: Characters. {{Main|<link to article>}} Template:Main N/A
{{TOC right}} in action {{TOC right}} Template:TOC right N/A
{{Skill Link|Astrophysicist}} in action {{Skill Link|<skill name>}} Template:Skill Link Skills