Template:Metal

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The {{metal}} infobox template can be used to metals with magical powers, particularly those used in the Metallic Arts. When used in the main namespace, it automatically adds pages to Category:Metals, Category:Objects and Materials, and Category:Magic.

Template[edit]

{{metal
|allomancy=
|type-a=
|misting=
|feruchemy=
|type-f=
|ferring=
|hemalurgy=
|type-h=
|type=
|properties=
|world=
|universe=
|books=
}}

Parameters[edit]

Highlighted lines indicate mandatory parameters.

{{Metal}} Parameters
Parameter Description Examples
allomancy Use this to specify a metal's Allomantic powers

|allomancy=Remove metal reserves
|allomancy=Detect kinetic [[Investiture]]

type-a Use this to specify the metal's placement on the Allomantic table of metals (do not use this parameter for God Metals)

|type-a=Internal, Pulling, Enhancement
|type-a=Internal, Pushing, Mental

misting Use this to specify the name for a Misting who uses this metal

|misting=Aluminium Gnat
|misting=Seeker

feruchemy Use this to specify a metal's Feruchemical powers

|feruchemy=Store memories
|feruchemy=Store health

type-f Use this to specify the metal's placement on the Feruchemical table of metals (do not use this parameter for God Metals)

|type-f=Cognitive
|type-f=Hybrid

ferring Use this to specify the name for a Ferring who uses this metal

|ferring=Archivist
|misting=Bloodmaker

hemalurgy Use this to specify a metal's Hemalurgic powers

|hemalurgy=Might steal destiny
|feruchemy=Steal Spiritural Feruchemical powers

type-h Use this to specify the metal's placement on the Hemalurgic table of metals (do not use this parameter for God Metals)

|type-h=Spiritual
|type-h=Temporal

type Use this to specify the type of metal (currently, this is only used to denote God Metals and their alloys)

|type=God Metal ([[Ruin]])
|type=God Metal alloy

properties Use this to specify additional properties a metal has

|properties=Harms [[shade]]s
|properties=Alters [[Spiritweb|Spiritual DNA]]
|properties=[[Investiture]]-inert

world Use this to specify the world a metal comes from; this parameter defaults to Scadrial if no value is provided
Note: This parameter automatically generates a link; use 'world to list multiple worlds

|world=Threnody
|world=Roshar

universe Use this to specify the universe a metal comes from; this parameter defaults to Cosmere if no value is provided
Note: While this parameter provides the technical ability to use a universe other then the cosmere, please ask the Keepers before doing so—this template wasn't really built with other universes in mind

|universe=[[Cytoverse]]

books Use this to specify the series a metal is primarily featured; this parameter defaults to Mistborn (series) if no value is provided

|books=[[Shadows for Silence in the Forests of Hell]]
|books=[[The Stormlight Archive]]