Template:Cite video game/doc

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Usage

{{cite video game
| title = 
| developer = 
| publisher = 
| date = 
| platform = 
| version = 
| scene = 
| level = 
| language = 
| quote = 
}}
Or use the inline version
{{cite video game |title= |developer= |publisher= |date= |platform= |version= |scene= |level= |language= |quote= }}

Sample input:

{{cite video game
 |title=[[Halo 3]]
 |developer=[[Bungie]]
 |publisher=[[Microsoft Game Studios]]
 |date=2007-09-25
 |platform=[[Xbox 360]]
 |version=1.0
 |level=The Storm
 |language=
 |quote='''Arbiter''': "More Brutes?" / '''Master Chief''': "Worse."
}}

Sample output: Bungie (2007-09-25). Halo 3. Xbox 360. Microsoft Game Studios. Level/area: The Storm. Arbiter: "More Brutes?" / Master Chief: "Worse."

Required parameters

  • title: Title of the game.
  • developer: Developer of the game.

Optional parameters

  • date: Full date of publication of the specified version, in ISO 8601 YYYY-MM-DD format, e.g. 2006-02-17. Must not be wikilinked.
  • publisher: Publisher, if applicable to translation/edition; omit if identical to developer
  • language: language of publication (don't specify "English" as this is the default)
  • version: version, if applicable
  • platform: platform, if applicable to the reference. (If citing something that is the same across all versions, this is unnecessary)
  • quote: the quote that is used as the reference. (use quotation marks when quoting direct speech)
  • scene: scene within which the referred event or quote (if any) occurs (e.g. opening, staff credits).
  • level: level or area within which the referred event or quote (if any) occurs.

TemplateData

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TemplateData for Cite video game

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