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Genitivi

Brother Genitivi: Chantry scholar and master of lore

Project Genitivi involves a major post-release overhaul of the Lore category of the Dragon Age Wiki. It covers a review of the lore categories, reformatting and tidying codex information and rewriting and restructuring lore articles in the light of information in the codex and from the Dragon Age Wiki: Origins game more generally.

Project overviewEdit

ProgressEdit

Created date: December 2009
Status: In progress
Start date: Decmeber 2009
End date:

ParticipantsEdit

Getting involvedEdit

Community involvement with Project Genitivi is warmly welcomed. Do take a look through the project documentation and, if you are willing to take on one of the outstanding tasks or even ownership of one of the sub-projects, then please do get in touch with Zoev. She'd love to hear from you.

We're particularly looking for people willing to get involved in verifying the text of Codex entries. See the Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Codex page for more information.

Parent projectsEdit

Not applicable

Child projectsEdit

  • Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Codex
  • Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Races
    • Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Elven Lore
    • Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Dwarven Lore
    • Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Qunari Lore
    • Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Human Lore
  • Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: History
    • Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Graphical timelines
  • Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Geography
  • Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Groups
  • Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Darkspawn and the Blights
  • Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Magic
  • Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Religion
  • Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Beasts

Related projectsEdit

Not applicable

BackgroundEdit

Project detailEdit

Project Genitivi comprises a number of areas of work, some elements of which are stand-alone and others interdependent. Thus work may be proceeding on a number of areas at one time, or work on one area might be on hold pending completion of work on another.

Lore category and articles structureEdit

Status: In progress
Project: N/A
  • Agree draft of new lore categories (see Forum:Lore Categories) - Complete
  • Create new lore categories - Complete
  • Reorganize existing lore articles into new categories - Complete
  • Ensure each category page has a good description of what the category is for and, in most cases, a link using the {{Main}} template to the overview article for the category - In progress
  • Determine what lore articles are required in each category (may involve new articles and merging existing ones) - In progress
  • Ensure new articles are created, even if only stubs or redirects to existing articles at this stage. - In progress
  • Create project pages for the different main category areas

CodexEdit

Status: In progress, though some elements on hold pending resource allocation and finalization of lore article structure.
Project: Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Codex

The Codex sub-project of Project Genitivi involves various strands of work on the Codex articles in this wiki, including creating and applying new codex templates, verifying the text and location of all entries and ensuring there are hyperlinks links between them and other wiki articles.

RacesEdit

Status: On hold
Project: Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Races
Note: This sub-project is currently on hold pending completion of the "Lore category and articles structure" project area above: this will inform what articles are created.
  • Review, rewrite, create and/or merge lore articles for the various races in line with the established Lore category and articles structure.

HistoryEdit

Status: On hold
Project: Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: History
  • Review, rewrite, create and/or merge history articles in line with the established Lore category and articles structure.
  • Establish format and templates for use of the Easy Timeline wiki extension for graphical timelines on the Dragon Age Wiki.
  • Produce graphical timelines for use on history pages, or in history sections of other articles.

GeographyEdit

Status: Not started
Project: Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Geography
  • Review, rewrite, create and/or merge articles relating to the nations and geography of Thedas in line with the established Lore category and articles structure.

GroupsEdit

Status: Not started
Project: Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Groups
  • Review, rewrite, create and/or merge articles relating to groups and/or factions in line with the established Lore category and articles structure.

Darkspawn and the BlightsEdit

Status: Not started
Project: Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Darkspawn and the Blights
  • Review, rewrite, create and/or merge articles relating to the lore of the darkspawn, darkspawn corruption, Blights and the Grey Wardens in line with the established Lore category and articles structure.

MagicEdit

Status: Not started
Project: Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Magic
  • Review, rewrite, create and/or merge articles relating to magic in line with the established Lore category and articles structure.

ReligionEdit

Status: On hold
Project: Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Religion
  • Review, rewrite, create and/or merge articles relating to religion in line with the established Lore category and articles structure.

BeastsEdit

Status: Not started
Project: Dragon Age Wiki:Project Genitivi: Beasts
  • Review, rewrite, create and/or merge articles relating to the fauna of Thedas (ie any creatures not demons, spirits, possesseed by demons or spirits or darkspawn) in line with the established Lore category and articles structure.

Front pageEdit

Status: Not started
Project: N/A
  • Write/review short versions of key lore articles.
  • Include these as featured articles on the wiki front page.

Project closedownEdit

Status: Not started
Project: N/A
  • Review lore categories
  • Review templates and ensure these are properly documented
  • Tidy project documentation (ie this and child project pages)

CategoriesEdit

Note: Any category with "SEE ABOVE" is reused elsewhere in the tree

ArticlesEdit

Note: This section is incomplete - it will be expanded to outline the new article structure of the lore category as the project progresses

TemplatesEdit

CodexEdit

LoreEdit

Random ContentEdit

See alsoEdit

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