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Squrill nut.png Page in a nutshell: This page shows the article structure and how species pages are supposed to be written.


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This page will provide the layout on how species articles should be written.

Headings

  • Profile
    • Physical description
    • Powers and abilities
  • Habitats
  • Notable <insert species here>
  • History
  • <insert game here>
  • Non-canon appearances
  • Behind the scenes (optional)
    • Creation and development (optional)
    • Etymology (optional)
  • Real-world influences (optional)
    • Cultural impact (optional)
    • Reception (optional)
  • Trivia (optional)
  • Gallery
  • References (optional)
  • See also:
  • External links

Layout

Profile
Physical description
Describe the character's physical appearance if possible. Mention their hair color, eye color, skin complexion and their clothes. For mentioned-only characters, you do not need to add this heading; unless someone described the mentioned-only character.
Powers and abilities
Powers
List the powers by using asterisks. Powers are things we consider to be superpowers. (ex. Superhuman Strength, Superhuman Survivability, Levitation)
Abilities
List the abilities by using asterisks. Abilities refer to the skill to do something. (ex. Rhyming, Impersonation, Leadership, Expert Vehicular Driver, Athleticism)
Weaknesses
List the weaknesses by using asterisks. Weaknesses may refer to what the character cannot resist.
Habitats
List areas by subheadings where species live.
<insert game here>
Either insert the game or the series the move appears. Then write about its appearance in the game and use.
Non-canon appearances (optional)
Mention the move's appearances that are not part of the Mario series. Then write about its appearance in the game and use.
Behind the scenes
Creation and development
Describe the character's creation and development. If the character has a concept artwork, you may mention it.
Etymology
Write about the possible origin of the character's name. Mention how the name origin connects to the character. If the character's name does not have an origin, do not add this subheading.
Trivia
Add facts that may not fit in either of the headings above, but appeal to the reader. They must be listed with asterisks.
Gallery
Add a gallery to the page or {{Gallery Link}} to the article.
References
If the articles have citations. You can only add {{Reflist}}.
See also
List related or similar articles by using asterisks.
External links
Add links that link to the same page on Fandom wikis or outside Fandom. The links must be listed with asterisks. (ex. [[w:c:papermario:Mario|Mario on Paper Mario Wiki.]])