Template:Infobox character is an infobox template used for characters. It should be added to any playable or non-playable character, but not to a group of characters unless it the group is a playable entity or simply a duo.

Usage

Place the following at the top of the article, below the sideicon template and page management templates.

Base/common parameters
{{infobox character
|name=
|release=
|japanese=
|romaji=
|lit=
|aka=
|image=
|portrait=
|sprite=
<!--Biographical info.-->
|home=
|age=
|dob=
|affiliation=
|occupation=
<!--Physical desc.-->
|race=
|gender=
|height=
|weight=
|hair=
|eye=
|blood=
<!--Gameplay details.-->
|type=
|job=
|ability=
|limit break=
|weapon=
|armor=
|ultimate weapon=
|element=
<!--BTS details.-->
|original appearance=
|designer=
|motion capture=
|japanese voice actor=
|english voice actor=
<!--Related pages.-->
|party member 1=
|party member game 1=
|party member 2=
|party member game 2=
|quotes=
|boss page=
|recurring appearance=
|dissidia=
|gallery=
}}
All parameters
{{infobox character
|name=
|release=
|japanese=
|romaji=
|lit=
|aka=
|image=
|portrait=
|sprite=
<!--Biographical info.-->
|home=
|age=
|dob=
|affiliation=
|occupation=
|education=
|hobby=
|loves=
|hates=
|treasure=
|sign=
<!--Physical desc.-->
|race=
|gender=
|height=
|weight=
|hair=
|eye=
|blood=
|laterality=
|footsize=
<!--Gameplay details.-->
|type=[playable=Player character, optional=Optional player character, guest=Guest character, npc=Non-player character, party npc=AI controlled party member, boss=Boss]
|job=
|abilities=
|limit break=
|weapon=
|armor=
|ultimate weapon=
|element=
<!--FFIV subseries gameplay details.
 Adds details for games in the FFIV subseries, similar to above.-->
|ffiv type=
|ffiv job=
|ffiv abilities=
|ffiv weapon=
|ffiv armor=
|ivcci type=
|ivcci job=
|ivcci abilities=
|ivcci weapon=
|ivcci armor=
|ivtay type=
|ivtay job=
|ivtay abilities=
|ivtay weapon=
|ivtay armor=
<!--FFVII subseries gameplay details.
 Adds details for games in the FFVII subseries, similar to above.-->
|ffvii type=
|ffvii ultimate limit break=
|ffvii weapon=
|ffvii ultimate weapon=
|ffviir type=
|ffviir limit break=
|ffviir abilities=
|ffviir weapon=
|viibc type=
|viibc limit break=
|viibc weapon=
|viicc type=[playable=Player character, guest=Guest character, temporary=Temporary playable character, npc=Non-player character, boss=Boss, dmw=Digital Mind Wave summon]
|viicc limit break=
|viicc weapon=
|viidoc type=
|viidoc limit break=
|viidoc weapon=
<!--FFX subseries gameplay details.
 Adds details for games in the FFX subseries, similar to above.-->
|ffx type=
|ffx limit break=
|ffx weapon=
|ffx armor=
|ffx ultimate weapon=
|x2 type=[playable=Player character guest=Guest character, npc=Non-player character, boss=Boss, creaturecreator=Creature Creator and npc]
|x2 default dressphere=
|x2 ultimate dressphere=
|x2 cc abilities=[
<!--FFXII (and Ivalice) subseries gameplay details.
 Adds details for games in the FFXII subseries, similar to above.-->
|ffxii type=
|ffxii limit break=
|ffxii initial licenses=
|xiirw type=
|xiirw job=
|xiirw limit break=
|ffta type=
|ffta job=
|ffta2 type=
|ffta2 job=
<!--FFXIII subseries gameplay details.
 Adds details for games in the FFXIII subseries, similar to above.-->
|ffxiii type=
|ffxiii primaryroles=
|ffxiii limit break=
|ffxiii summon=
|ffxiii weapon=
|ffxiii ultimate weapon=
|xiii2 type=[playable=Player character, guest=Guest character, temporary=Temporary playable character, npc=Non-player character, boss=Boss, paradigmpack=Paradigm Pack]
|xiii2 limit break=
|xiii2 weapon=
|lr type=
|lr weapon=
<!--Dissidia subseries gameplay details.
 Adds details for games in the Dissidia subseries, similar to above.-->
|dff2008 type=[playable=Player character, assist=Assist Mode character, npc=Non-player character, boss=Boss]
|dff2008 difficulty=
|dff2008 ex mode=
|dff2008 ex burst=
|dff2008 weapon=
|dff2008 armor=
|dff2008 ultimate weapon=
|d012 type=[playable=Player character, assist=Assist Mode character, npc=Non-player character, boss=Boss]
|d012 difficulty=
|d012 ex mode=
|d012 ex burst=
|d012 weapon=
|d012 armor=
|d012 ultimate weapon=
|dffnt type=[playable=Player character, assist=Assist Mode character, npc=Non-player character, boss=Boss]
|dffnt chartype=
|dffnt ex skill=
|dffoo type=[playable=Player character, npc=Non-player character, boss=Boss]
|dffoo weapon=
|dffoo unique weapon=
|dffoo uniquearmor=
|dffoo crystal=
|dffoo ex ability=
<!--Theatrhythm subseries gameplay details.
 Adds details for games in the Theatrhythm subseries, similar to above.-->
|tff type=[playable=Player character, npc=Non-player character, boss=Boss]
|tff chartype=
|tff limit=
|tff slots=
|tffcc type=[playable=Player character, npc=Non-player character, boss=Boss]
|tffcc chartype=
|tffcc limit=
|tffcc summon=
|tffasc type=[playable=Player character, npc=Non-player character, boss=Boss]
|tffasc chartype=
|tffasc limit=
|tffasc summon=
<!--Behind the scenes info -->
|original appearance=
|designer=
|motion capture=
|japanese voice actor=
|english voice actor=
<!--More information.-->
|party member 1=
|party member game 1=
|party member 2=
|party member game 2=
|quotes=
|boss page=
|final boss page=
|superboss page=
|cinematic enemy page=
|dummied enemy page=
|other appearances=
|recurring appearance=
|main appearance=
|tactics=
|dissidia=
|dffnt=
|dffoo=
|theatrhythm=
|ffrk=
|ffbe=
|other appearance2=
|other appearance3=
|gallery=
}}

Parameters

Main

Optional

name
(default: "{{PAGENAME}}" )

The name of the infobox, if different from the article name (otherwise leave empty).

Semi-required

release
(default: "series" )

The codename of the main release game. The release chosen is based on their original appearance in the respective subseries, per Scope order, or their first playable appearance.

Required

japanese

The name in Japanese, spelled with Japanese characters.

Required

romaji

The Japanese name in rōmaji.

Optional

lit

The literal translation of the Japanese name, if different from the actual name in English releases.

Optional

image

The file name and extension of the infobox image.

Optional

caption

A caption for the image.

Optional

portrait

Any portraits of the character in their playable releases within their subseries. The full text to include a file on a page must be typed for each.

Optional

sprite

Any sprites of the character in their playable releases within their subseries. The full text to include a file on a page must be typed for each.

Biographical information

Optional

home

The character's origin or place(s) of residence, if known.

Optional

age

The character's age, if known. A source must be provided.

Optional

dob

The character's birthday, if known. A source must be provided.

Optional

affiliation

Organizations that the character is or has been affiliated. If a character has been affiliated with multiple organizations, they are listed chronologically in bullet point form.

Optional

occupation

Any occupations that the character has or has had. These are different from their job class in gameplay.

Optional

education

Any education that the character has had. This normally requires a source.

Optional

hobby

Any hobbies that the character has had. This normally requires a source.

Optional

loves

The character's loves, as listed by a canon source. This can only be included if listed next to the character in a source.

Optional

hates

The character's hates, as listed by a canon source. This can only be included if listed next to the character in a source.

Optional

treasure

The character's treasured possession. This normally requires a source.

Optional

sign

The character's zodiac sign. This normally requires a source.

Physical description

Optional

race

The race of the character, such as human.

Optional

gender

The gender of the character. List as the biological sex of either "male" or "female", as this is the dichotomy used in Final Fantasy series settings, providing there is no source stating otherwise.

In most cases, a reliable source is not needed to ascertain the gender of a character (though in cases where it is ambiguous, the use of gendered pronouns by other characters can help and be cited as a source). In cases where no determination can be concluded and there is a conflict of sources, list both genders with citations for each, listing the option with the best sources first.

Optional

height, weight

The height and weight of the character, listed alongside a cited canon source. These numbers must correspond to a source, even in cases where the official source's numbers may be incorrect.

Optional

hair, eye, blood

The hair color, eye color, or blood type of the character, as listed alongside a cited canon source.

Optional

laterality

The laterality (left/right-handed) of the character.

Optional

footsize

The foot size of the character, as listed alongside a cited canon source.

Gameplay details

Gameplay details will vary based on the main release. In cases where a character is a playable character in multiple games in the same series, the parameter should be prefixed with a lowercase codename of the specific series. These are as follows:

Optional

type
(default: "Non-player character" )

The gameplay type of the character in the release. There are a few possible options:

  • playable — Player character, a character who is playable throughout the game
  • optional — Optional player character, a player character that can be skipped entirely
  • guest — Guest character, a player character who joins the party briefly
  • npc — Non-player character
  • party npc — AI controlled party member
  • boss — Boss, for characters that appear in a boss fight
  • dmwDigital Mind Wave summon (Crisis Core -Final Fantasy VII- only)
  • creaturecreator — Creature Creator character (Final Fantasy X-2 only)
  • paradigmpackParadigm Pack (Final Fantasy XIII-2 only)
  • assist — Assist Mode character (Dissidia Final Fantasy series)

Optional

job

The job or class of the character, if applicable in the game. This may be a job they start with when joining the party, or the job class listed next to their name in a menu.

Optional

abilities

Unique command abilities and skillsets that are specific to the character, if applicable.

Optional

limit break

The Limit Break(s) of the character, if applicable.

Optional

weapon

The weapon type(s) they can equip, provided as a section link to the games' weapon list page.

Optional

armor

The armor type(s) they can equip, provided as a section link to the games' armor list page.

Optional

ultimate weapon

The specific ultimate weapon of the character, or the most powerful weapon they can equip.

Optional

element

The specific element attributed to the character, if applicable.

Optional

chartype

Separate from type, refers to the character type as listed by their game. In Dissidia Final Fantasy NT, this will be types such as Vanguard, Specialist, Marksman, or Assassin; for Theatrhythm Final Fantasy games, the type will be different.

Game-specific gameplay details

The following gameplay details parameters are only relevant to specific games:

Optional

x2 ultimate dressphere

The default Dressphere of the character for Final Fantasy X-2.

Optional

x2 ultimate dressphere

The ultimate Dressphere used by the character for Final Fantasy X-2.

Optional

x2 cc abilities

The ultimate Dressphere of the character for Final Fantasy X-2.

Optional

[dff2008, d012] difficulty

The difficulty of using the character in the 2008 Dissidia Final Fantasy or Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy.

Optional

[dff2008, d012] ex mode

The EX Mode the character can use in the 2008 Dissidia Final Fantasy or Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy.

Optional

[dff2008, d012] ex burst

The EX Burst the character can use in the 2008 Dissidia Final Fantasy or Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy.

Optional

dffnt ex skill

The EX Skill used by the type character in Dissidia Final Fantasy NT.

Optional

dffoo unique weapon, dffoo unique armor

Any unique weapon or armor of the character Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia.

Optional

dffoo crystal

The crystal color of the character in Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia.

Optional

dffoo ex ability

The EX Ability used by the character in Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia.

Optional

tff slots

The ability slots in Theatrhythm Final Fantasy.

Optional

[tffcc, tffasc] summon

The summon in Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call or Theatrhythm Final Fantasy All-Star Carnival.

Behind the scenes information

Optional

original appearance

The original appearance of the character, if different to the one this article is referring to.

Optional

designer

The artist who designed the character.

Optional

motion capture

The motion capture actor who portrayed the character, as listed in the game's end credits. If the voice actor has an article, link to that, otherwise link to a relevant Wikipedia article or leave as bare text. If a character has different actors for certain games, indicate which game the voice actor acted for in parentheses.

Optional

japanese voice actor, english voice actor

The voice actor who portrayed the character in Japanese releases with japanese voice actor, or the English releases with english voice actor, as listed in the game's end credits. If the voice actor has an article, link to that, otherwise link to a relevant Wikipedia article or leave as bare text. If a character has different voice actors for certain games, indicate which game the voice actor acted for in parentheses.

Related pages

Optional

party member 1 up to 2

If gameplay information of a character is listed on a party member page, fill with the full name of the page to link to it.

Optional

party member game 1 up to 2

Accompanying a party member parameter is the codename of the release game this refers to.

Optional

quotes

If quotes of a character are listed on a /Quotes subpage, fill with true to link to it.

Optional

gallery

If a character's gallery was moved to a /Gallery subpage, fill with true to link to it.

Optional

boss page

If a character appears as a boss battle, type the full name of the boss page.

Optional

boss page, final boss page, superboss page, cinematic enemy page, dummied enemy page

If a character appears as a boss battle, type the full name of the boss page. If they have multiple boss battle pages, use boss page for a basic appearance, final boss page if they have a separate final boss battle page, or superboss page for an appearance as a superboss. cinematic enemy page is used if a character is fought but only in a cinematic scripted battle, and dummied enemy page is used for a dummied battle only relevant in game files.

Optional

other appearances

If other appearances of a character are detailed in a /Other appearances subpage, fill with true to link to it.

Optional

recurring appearance

If this character has a relevant recurring appearance page for appearances throughout the series, type the full name of the recurring appearance page.

Optional

main appearance

If this page is not the original appearance of the character, and they do not have a recurring character page, type the name of the original appearance.

Optional

tactics, dissidia, dffnt, dffoo, theatrhythm, ffrk, ffbe

If a character has an appearance in another game, fill with true to link to the subpage. The following are possibilities:

  • tactics — Links to a /Tactics subpage.
  • dissidia — Links to a /Dissidia (PSP) subpage.
  • dffnt — Links to a /Dissidia NT subpage.
  • dffoo — Links to a /Opera Omnia subpage.
  • theatrhythm — Links to a /Theatrhythm subpage.
  • ffrk — Links to a /Record Keeper subpage.
  • ffbe — Links to a /Brave Exvius subpage.

Optional

other appearance2 up to other appearance3

If a character has other unspecified appearances not covered by one of the above options, use other appearance2 or other appearance3 and type the full name of the page for this appearance.

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