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Use your best judgement, but in general Characters, Gods, and other Individuals should all follow a basic layout:


"Introductory Quote setting the literary tone of the character, etc."
-Author McAuthorson, Story Title

A summary description of the character as a Cthulhu Mythos character, and its role/significance.

DescriptionEdit

A relatively detailed description, as much as is possible.

FamilyEdit

OPTIONAL SECTION if familial information about the character is known.

InspirationEdit

A brief discussion of the literary, mythological, and real-world inspiration for the character, if it is known. If little is known about the character directly, discuss the inspiration for the relative context in which it appears.

NameEdit

OPTIONAL SECTION discussing the derivation of the name, either from real-world or Mythos sources.

AppearancesEdit

Discuss the first or primary appearance of the character and its basic role in the ongoing Mythos.

QuotationsEdit

Quotation of significance"
-Character or Author [1]
Quotation of significance"
-Character or Author [2]

Associated LiteratureEdit

Other appearances of the character, (all if possible). If extremely numerous, select the most important/significant appearances in other stories/books.

Popular CultureEdit

THIS ENTIRE SUBHEADING IS OPTIONAL, but encouraged. Each individual sub-subheading should be understood as optional and only used when applicable.

LiteratureEdit

Non-Mythos books or stories that reference the Cthulhu Mythos

ComicsEdit

Comics that reference or expand on the Cthulhu Mythos

MangaEdit

Manga that reference or expand on the Cthulhu Mythos

AnimeEdit

Anime that reference or expand on the Cthulhu Mythos

MusicEdit

Music that reference or expand on the Cthulhu Mythos

GamesEdit

Games that reference or expand on the Cthulhu Mythos

FilmEdit

Films that reference or expand on the Cthulhu Mythos

GalleryEdit

Any depictions or art portraying the character

ReferencesEdit

  1. Author McAuthorson, "Story Title", Book or Publication Title, p. 555.
  2. Author McAuthorson, "Story Title", Book or Publication Title, p. 556.


Code TemplateEdit

{{Infobox character
| name           = 
| image          = [[File:    |thumb]]
| alias          = 
| born           = 
| died           = 
| origin         = 
| relatives      = 
| spouse         = 
| affiliations   = 
| race           = 
| first          = 
| last           = 
| created by     = 
}}

:''"Introductory Quote setting the literary tone of the character, etc."''
:-Author McAuthorson, '''Story Title'''

**INTRODUCTION**

==Description==
 

===Family===
 
==Inspiration==
 

===Name===
 

==Appearances==
 

===Quotations===
:''Quotation of significance"''
:-Character or Author <ref> [http://www.website.com/ Author McAuthorson, "Story Title",] ''Book or Publication Title'', p. 555.</ref>
:''Quotation of significance"''
:-Character or Author <ref> [http://www.website.com/ Author McAuthorson, "Story Title",] ''Book or Publication Title'', p. 556.</ref>

===Associated Literature===
 
==Popular Culture==
 
===Literature===
 
===Comics===
 
====Manga====
 
===Anime===
 
===Music===
 
===Games===
 
===Film===
 
==Gallery==

<gallery>

</gallery>
==References==
{{Reflist}}

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