Template:Infobox Location

Infobox Location


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Description[edit source]

This template is used to create a location infobox. To insert the blank infobox parameters into an article, paste the following substitution code into the article and save it:
{{subst:Infobox Location/SubstTemplate}}

See Also[edit source]

Syntax[edit source]

Type {{Infobox Location|<...>}} somewhere, with parameters as shown below.

Parameters[edit source]

  • title - Name of the location. Defaults to article title. Use if different from article title.
  • work - The non-Exandrian work that the city is in
  • image - Image of the location. Using this with "landscape" and "map" is NOT recommended. Use this field OR "landscape" + "map" but avoid using all three.
  • image_caption or caption - Image caption.
  • image_size - Image size.
  • image_alt - Alt text for the image.
  • landscape - Image of the location. Do NOT use this field if "map" is blank; use "image" instead.
  • landscape_caption - For use with "landscape".
  • landscape_size - For use with "landscape".
  • landscape_alt - For use with "landscape".
  • map - Map contextualizing the location's place in the region. Do NOT use this field if "landscape" is blank; use "image" instead.
  • map_size - For use with "map".
  • map_caption - For use with "map".
  • map_alt - For use with "map".
  • full name - Only if different from article title and "title"
  • AKA - Notable alternative names, nicknames, etc. that the location is, or has been, called by or referred to as.
  • plane - The plane the location exists on.
  • world - The world (planet, moon, ect.) that the location is on.
  • continent - The continent the location exists on (if in Exandria).
  • region - The subregion that the location exists on, if relevant.
  • terrain - Possible environments include but are not necessarily limited to: Arctic, Coastal, Desert, Forest, Grassland, Hill, Mountain, Swamp, Underdark, Underwater, Urban. Keep this BRIEF and concise; this is a summary.
  • fauna - Notable creatures that inhabit the location.
  • flora - Notable plants that inhabit the location.
  • created - Date the location was created.
  • destroyed - Date the location was destroyed to a notable extent.
  • affiliation - Governments, organizations, and other groups the location is affiliated with if significant to the region.
  • settlements - Settlements within the location.
  • poi - Notable other locations or points within the area.

Sample output[edit source]

Including both a landscape and a map[edit source]

Note that this example uses "landscape" and "map", not "image".

Infobox Location
Pretend this is a landscape.
Full nameSkycity Bhujerba
Location information
PlaneMaterial Plane
ContinentIvalice
RegionPurvama
Ecological information
TerrainUrban
Historical information
CreatedAt some point[1]
DestroyedMuch later
AffiliationsArchadian Empire
Notable locations
Points of interestLhusu Mines
{{Infobox Location
|title = Bhujerba
|landscape = Example.png
|landscape_caption = Pretend this is a landscape.
|map = Example.jpg
|map_caption = Pretend this is a map.
<!-- General Information -->
|full name = Skycity Bhujerba
|created = At some point<ref>Common knowledge.</ref>
|destroyed = Much later
|terrain = Urban
<!-- Location Information -->
|plane = Material Plane
|continent = Ivalice
|region = Purvama
|poi = Lhusu Mines
<!-- Political Information -->
|affiliation = Archadian Empire
}}

Providing only one image[edit source]

Note that this example uses "image", not "landscape" and not "map".

Dalmasca Estersand
Location information
PlaneMaterial Plane
ContinentIvalice
RegionDalmasca
Ecological information
TerrainDesert
FaunaWolves
FloraCacti
Historical information
AffiliationsDalmasca
Notable locations
Points of interestGarif Village
{{Infobox Location
|title = Dalmasca Estersand
|image = Example.jpg
|caption = Using only one image.
<!-- General Information -->
|terrain = Desert
|fauna = Wolves
|flora = Cacti
<!-- Location Information -->
|plane = Material Plane
|continent = Ivalice
|region = Dalmasca
|poi = Garif Village
<!-- Political Information -->
|affiliation = Dalmasca
}}

Empty Template[edit source]

{{Infobox Location
| title = <!-- If different from article name -->
| work = <!-- If not Exandrian -->
| image = <!-- Do not use with "landscape" and "map". Use this or the other two, not all three. -->
| image_caption = 
| image_size = 
| image_alt = 
| landscape = 
| landscape_caption = 
| landscape_size = 
| landscape_alt = 
| map = 
| map_size = 
| map_caption = 
| map_alt = 
| full name = 
| AKA = 
<!-- Location -->
| plane = 
| world = 
| continent = 
| region = 
<!-- Ecology -->
| terrain = 
| fauna = 
| flora = 
<!-- History -->
| created = 
| destroyed = 
| affiliation = 
<!-- Of Interest -->
| settlements = 
| poi = 
}}

References[edit source]

  1. Common knowledge.
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