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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 (v1.0). 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, eg. 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.

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Cite video game

Template parameters
Parameter Description Type Status
Title title

Title of the video game

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empty
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empty
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empty
string required
Developer developer

Developer of the game

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empty
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empty
Auto value
empty
string required
Publisher publisher

Publisher, if applicable to translation/edition; omit if identical to developer

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empty
Example
empty
Auto value
empty
string optional
Platform platform

Platform, if applicable to the reference. (If citing something that is the same across all versions, this is unnecessary)

Default
empty
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empty
Auto value
empty
string optional
Version version

Version number of the video game cited, if applicable

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empty
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empty
Auto value
empty
string optional
Scene scene

Scene within which the referred event or quote (if any) occurs (e.g. opening, staff credits)

Default
empty
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empty
Auto value
empty
string optional
Level level

Level or area within which the referred event or quote (if any) occurs

Default
empty
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empty
Auto value
empty
string optional
Date date

Full date of publication of the specified version. Must not be wikilinked.

Default
empty
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empty
Auto value
empty
string optional
Quote quote

The quote that is used as the reference

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empty
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empty
Auto value
empty
string optional
Language language

Language of publication; specify only if it is not English

Default
empty
Example
empty
Auto value
empty
string optional