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Welcome to the assessment department of WikiProject Fictional characters! The department focuses on assessing the quality of Wikipedia's fictional character articles. While much of the work is done in conjunction with the WP:1.0 program, the article ratings are also used within the project itself to aid in recognizing excellent contributions and identifying topics in need of further work.

The ratings are done in a distributed fashion through parameters in the {{WikiProject Fictional characters}} project banner; this causes the articles to be placed in the appropriate sub-categories of Category:Fictional character articles by quality, which serves as the foundation for an automatically generated worklist (Index · Statistics · Log).

Frequently asked questions[edit]

How can I get my article rated? 
Please list it in the section for assessment requests below.
Who can assess articles? 
Any member of WikiProject Fictional characters is free to add or change the rating of an article.
Why didn't the reviewer leave any comments? 
Unfortunately, due to the volume of articles that need to be assessed, we are unable to leave detailed comments in most cases. If you have particular questions, you might ask the person who assessed the article; they will usually be happy to provide you with their reasoning.
What if I don't agree with a rating? 
You can list it in the section for assessment requests below, and someone will take a look at it. Alternately, you can ask any member of the project to rate the article again.
Aren't the ratings subjective? 
Yes, they are, but it's the best system we've been able to devise; if you have a better idea, please don't hesitate to let us know!

If you have any other questions not listed here, please feel free to ask them on the discussion page for this department.

Instructions[edit]

Quality assessment[edit]

An article's quality assessment is generated from the class parameter in the {{WikiProject Fictional characters}} project banner on its talk page:

{{WikiProject Fictional characters|class=???}}

The following values may be used for the class parameter to describe the quality of the article (see Wikipedia:Quality scale for assessment criteria):

FA (for featured articles only; adds articles to Category:FA-Class fictional character articles) Featured article FA 
A (adds articles to Category:A-Class fictional character articles) A-Class article A 
GA (for good articles only; adds articles to Category:GA-Class fictional character articles)  GA 
B (adds articles to Category:B-Class fictional character articles) B-Class article B 
C (adds articles to Category:C-Class fictional character articles) C-Class article C 
Start (adds articles to Category:Start-Class fictional character articles) Start-Class article Start 
Stub (adds articles to Category:Stub-Class fictional character articles) Stub-Class article Stub 
FL (for featured lists only; adds articles to Category:FL-Class fictional character articles) Featured list FL 
List (adds articles to Category:List-Class fictional character articles)  List 

For pages that are not articles, the following values can also be used for the class parameter:

Book (for Wikipedia books; adds pages to Category:Book-Class fictional character articles) Wikipedia Book Book 
Category (for categories; adds pages to Category:Category-Class fictional character articles) Category page Category 
Disambig (for disambiguation pages; adds pages to Category:Disambig-Class fictional character articles) Disambiguation page Disambig 
File (for files; adds pages to Category:File-Class fictional character articles)  File 
Redirect (for redirect pages; adds pages to Category:Redirect-Class fictional character articles) Redirect page Redirect 
Portal (for portal pages; adds pages to Category:Portal-Class fictional character articles)  Portal 
Project (for project pages; adds pages to Category:Project-Class fictional character articles)  Project 
Template (for templates; adds pages to Category:Template-Class fictional character articles)  Template 
NA (for any other pages where assessment is unnecessary; adds pages to Category:NA-Class fictional character articles)  NA 
??? (articles for which a valid class has not yet been provided are listed in Category:Unassessed fictional character articles)  ??? 

Quality scale[edit]

WikiProject article quality grading scheme

Requesting an assessment[edit]

If you have made significant changes to an article and would like an outside opinion on a new rating for it, please feel free to list it below.

  • Gollum can someone review and give advice on this article please, it's changed a bit since the last review.

Final Fantasy:

  1. Yuna (Final Fantasy) - C to B. --Niemti (talk) 12:38, 5 August 2012 (UTC)
  2. Yuffie Kisaragi - C to B. --Niemti (talk) 12:38, 5 August 2012 (UTC)

Dead or Alive/Ninja Gaiden:

  1. Ayane (Dead or Alive) - C to B. --Niemti (talk) 12:38, 5 August 2012 (UTC)

Fatal Fury/The King of Fighters:

  1. Mai Shiranui - C to B. --Niemti (talk) 12:38, 5 August 2012 (UTC)

Metal Gear:

  1. Sniper Wolf - Start to C or B. --Niemti (talk) 12:38, 5 August 2012 (UTC)

Mortal Kombat:

  1. Kitana (Mortal Kombat) - C to B. --Niemti (talk) 12:38, 5 August 2012 (UTC)
  2. Mileena - C to B. --Niemti (talk) 12:38, 5 August 2012 (UTC)

Resident Evil:

  1. Claire Redfield - C to B. --Niemti (talk) 12:38, 5 August 2012 (UTC)
  2. Jill Valentine - C to B. --Niemti (talk) 12:38, 5 August 2012 (UTC)

Soul:

  1. Taki (Soulcalibur) - C to B. --Niemti (talk) 12:38, 5 August 2012 (UTC)

Street Fighter:

  1. Chun-Li - C to B. --Niemti (talk) 12:38, 5 August 2012 (UTC)
  2. Ibuki (Street Fighter) - C to B. --Niemti (talk) 12:38, 5 August 2012 (UTC)

Statistics[edit]


Log[edit]

The full log of assessment changes for the past thirty days is available; due to its size (ca 100 kB), it cannot be transcluded directly.