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Template:MobyGames displays an external link to a MobyGames page for a video game.

Please only add it in instances where it provides additional or strongly-supporting information to the article.

Usage

One parameter:

{{MobyGames | ID }}
{{MobyGames | id= ID }}

Two parameters:

{{MobyGames | ID | NAME }}
{{MobyGames | id= ID | name= NAME }}

Template data

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MobyGames

This template displays an external link to a MobyGames page for a video game.

Template parameters
Parameter Description Type Status
ID 1id

ID string used in the URL.

Default
empty
Example
empty
Auto value
empty
string required
Name 2name

Name displayed in the link text. If not specified it defaults to the current page name (without disambiguation) and is displayed in italics.

Default
empty
Example
empty
Auto value
empty
string optional

Examples

One parameter

When a name is not specified, the template uses the current page name (without disambiguation) and displays it in italics.

The following examples link to a page for the first Heroes of Might and Magic game:

http://www.mobygames.com/game/heroes-of-might-and-magic

Usage:

{{MobyGames | /heroes-of-might-and-magic }}
{{MobyGames | id= /heroes-of-might-and-magic }}

Results:

MobyGames at MobyGames
MobyGames at MobyGames

Two parameters

When a name is specified, the template will not italicize it, so include any wikimarkup as needed.

The following examples link to a page for the Heroes of Might and Magic series:

http://www.mobygames.com/game-group/heroes-of-might-and-magic-series

Usage:

{{MobyGames | -group/heroes-of-might-and-magic-series | ''Heroes of Might and Magic'' series }}
{{MobyGames | id= -group/heroes-of-might-and-magic-series | name= ''Heroes of Might and Magic'' series }}

Results:

Heroes of Might and Magic series at MobyGames
Heroes of Might and Magic series at MobyGames

See also