FFXIV:Mob Action template tutorial

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add a mob action
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The Gamer Escape templates are constructed to be as user-friendly as possible, but because of some software limitations there are sometimes some unintuitive fields.

The action template is used for all mob weaponskills, spell, cures, abilities.

Do not use this template for player actions. Head over to the FFXIV:Action template tutorial for that tutorial.

We've placed the entire item template below and explain each line, explaining what it's for and what data you can enter for it. The template lines are located in the boxes surrounded by the dashed line with the description for it underneath.

Unless otherwise indicated, you do not need to use any wiki coding (i.e. brackets).


{{ARR Infobox Mob Action
|Patch = 

Number only.

|Name = 

The name of the action you are adding.

|Mob Family = 

The name of the mob family that uses the action.

|Type = 

Weaponskill, Ability, Spell, Cure or Trait.


|Target =          

Single target, AoE (and shape) or Self

|Range = 
|Radius = 

The range and radius of the ability, if listed in-game. Add 0 if, for example, it is a close combat weaponskill and/or single target only. Should be left blank for traits.

|Description = 

The in-game description of the ability. Add wiki mark-up where applicable.

|Additional Effect = 
|Additional Effect Duration = 
|Additional Effect Potency =
|Additional Effect Bonus = 

The first additional effect listed, if any, and, if necessary the duration and potency of that effect. The bonus is listed parenthetically after the effect, and can also show notes related to the effect (i.e. +20%). Add a "2" and or "3" as needed (i.e. Additional Effect 2, Additional Effect Duration 2, etc.)

|Notes = 
}}

Add any notes that don't fit anywhere else here. This field accepts wiki mark-ups.