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This page contains usage information for Template:Infobox character.

Infobox template for characters.

Usage

Place the following at the top of the article, below any page management templates:

{{Infobox character
<!-- insert parameters -->
}}

Parameters

Specific parameters

Icon optional
actor
Voice actor of this character.
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affiliation
Organizations/towns/other characters this character is affiliated with.
Icon semi-required
alignment
Very good/good/neutral/evil/very evil (Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas only).
Icon semi-required
baseid
Base ID of character (Gamebryo and Creation Engine games only). Enclose ID(s) in {{ID}} or {{DLC ID}}.
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CK race
Defines the actor race in Creation Kit. Fallout 4 and Fallout 76 only, use GECK race for Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas.
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derived
Derived statistics of the character.
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designer
Designer/writer of the character.
Icon semi-required
dialogue
Link to dialogue file of this character.
Icon semi-required
edid
Editor ID (Gamebryo and Creation Engine games only). Enclose ID(s) in <tt></tt>.
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family
Family/relatives of this character.
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GECK race
Defines the actor race in G.E.C.K. Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas only, use CK race for Fallout 4.
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sex
Sex of character ("Male" or "Female").
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age
The age of the character, in number.
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level
Level of character.
Icon required
location
Location(s) where this character can be found.
Icon semi-required
mentions
Abbreviation(s) for games this character is mentioned in (use games for actual appearances). "Mentioned" means that the character does not actually appear in the game (dead or alive), but is mentioned by other characters or ingame sources. For accepted abbreviations please see {{abb}}. Multiple abbreviations can be specified if separated by commas (,).
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missions
Missions this character is involved in (Fallout Tactics only).
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perks
Perks of character.
Icon semi-required
proto
Prototype ID of character (Fallout and Fallout 2 only). Enclose ID(s) in {{proto}}.
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quests
Quests this character is involved in (if any).
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race
Race of character (human, ghoul, super mutant etc).
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rank
Which rank within its organization the character holds (if any).
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recrcost
Recruitment cost (multiplayer characters only)
Icon semi-required
refid
Ref ID of character (Gamebryo and Creation Engine games only). Enclose ID(s) in {{ID}} or {{DLC ID}}.
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role
Role within organization/town above; the character's occupation.
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special
SPECIAL stats of character. Use {{SPECIAL}}.
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modspecial
SPECIAL stats of character as they are modified by armor or clothing. Use {{SPECIAL}}.
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tag skills
Tag skills of character.
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traits
Traits of character.
Icon semi-required
(default: "characters")
type
Determines what the supertitle links to.

Available options:

  • cut: "cut characters"

General infobox parameters

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footer
Content of row below main infobox content.
Icon semi-required
games
Abbreviation(s) for games of appearance. For accepted abbreviations please see {{abb}}. Multiple abbreviations can be specified if separated by commas (,).
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icon
File name of icon (without "File:"), i.e. the small image which is displayed in the top right corner of the main image area.
Icon optional
icon offset
Offset for icon in pixels, i.e. the icon is moved "upwards" by the specified amount of pixels. Setting this to "@outside" results in the icon being placed completely outside (above) the image area.
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image up to image5
File name of image(s) (without "File:") to be displayed below main header and above main infobox content.
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image desc
Description for image, displayed below the image.
Icon optional
(default: "240px")
image size up to image5 size
Width of corresponding image in pixels (e.g. "240px").
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name
Main title/"headline" of the infobox. By default, the name of the current page without any disambiguation suffixes (i.e. terms in brackets at the end) is used.
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subtitle
Text in small font below the main infobox title.

Example

{{Infobox character
|games       =FO3
|name        =Colin Moriarty
|image       =Colin_Moriarty.jpg
|race        =[[Human]]
|sex         =Male
|age         =50
|role        =Saloon owner
|location    =[[Megaton]]
|quests      =[[Following in His Footsteps]]<br>''[[300 Pieces of Silver]]''
|alignment   =Neutral
|special     ={{SPECIAL|5,5,4,7,5,5,5}}
|actor       =[[Mike Rosson]]
|baseid      ={{ID|000A61}}
|refid       ={{ID|003B3C}}
}}

Copy/paste

Premade template configurations for various games for copy and paste purposes.

Mentioned-only

Characters who do not actually appear in any game (dead or alive) but are only mentioned.

{{Infobox character
|games       =none
|mentions    =
|image       =
|race        =
|sex         =
|age         =
|affiliation =
|role        =
|location    =
|quests      =
}}

Fallout, Fallout 2

{{Infobox character
|games       =FO1
|image       =
|race        =
|sex         =
|age         =
|affiliation =
|role        =
|location    =
|quests      =
|actor       =
|proto       ={{proto|}}
|dialogue    =
}}

Fallout 3, Fallout: New Vegas

{{Infobox character
|games       =FO3
|image       =
|race        =
|sex         =
|age         =
|affiliation =
|role        =
|location    =
|quests      =
|family      =
|alignment   =
|actor       =
|baseid      ={{ID|}}
|refid       ={{ID|}}
}}

Fallout Tactics

{{Infobox character
|games       =FOT
|image       =
|race        =
|sex         =
|age         =
|affiliation =
|role        =
|location    =
|missions    =
|actor       =
}}

Van Buren

{{Infobox character
|games       =VB
|image       =
|race        =
|sex         =
|age         =
|affiliation =
|role        =
|location    =
|quests      =
|dialogue    =
}}
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