This is the template documentation page for {{InfoBoxProduct}}.
It is not intended to be viewed directly. If it uses parameters, some links may appear broken. Do not replace these variables with hardcoded page names or URLs.

Usage instructions[edit]

  • Copy and paste the following code into the top of the article, filling the appropriate fields. If a field is unknown, leave it blank.
  • For the image field, just the name of the image is sufficient. e.g., Example.jpg, Example.png, etc.
| image               = 
| name                = 
| type                = 
| author              = 
| development         = 
| primarywriting      = 
| pages               = 
| cover               = 
| interiorart         = 
| illustrations       = 
| publisher           = 
| productioncode      = 
| year                = 
| ISBN10              = 
| ISBN13              = 
| MSRP                = 
| content             = 
| era                 = 
| agency              =
| universedate        =
| timeline            = 
| scrollable timeline = [[Start date::]][[End date::]]
| series              = 
| precededby          = 
| followedby          = 


All entries are optional unless noted as "required" below, meaning that the respective row does not appear if the field is left blank. Some fields only apply to certain product types.

image =  
Front cover of the product
name =  
The name of the product. If this is left blank, the InfoBox will display the article's name here, so it only needs to be given when there is a difference between product name and article name.
type =  
(required) Boxed Set, Game Supplement, Rulebook, Sourcebook, Novel, Short Story, etc.
author =  
Use where applicable, otherwise use the following two instead:
development =  
Use instead of "author" where applicable (typically for boxed sets or game supplements)
primarywriting =  
(see above)
pages =  
Use where applicable, i.e. for individual books or files
cover =  
The cover artist
interiorart =  
The interior artist(s)
illustrations =  
The illustrator(s), if separate from the interior artist(s)
publisher =  
(required) The (first) publishing company of the product, typically FASA, FanPro, CGL, BattleCorps, ROC, etc.
productioncode =  
The (first) publisher's product code
year =  
(required) Year (preferentially date, if possible) of first publication, regardless of later publications
ISBN10 =  
The ISBN-10 number of the product
ISBN13 =  
The ISBN-13 number of the product
MSRP =  
Manufacturer's (original) suggested retail price. Include the currency - this will usually be US $, except for original foreign products
content =  
Description of products that are not books
era =  
BattleTech era(s) covered by the product
agency =  
The in-universe agency releasing the document
universedate =  
The in-universe date of publication
timeline =  
Earliest and latest point in the BattleTech timeline described in the product
scrollable timeline = 
Use exact dates for the first and last entries. These properties can be used to display the dates on a timeline on the Novels page.
series =  
Series of which the product is part
precededby =  
Preceding product (in the series or otherwise)
followedby =  
Following product (in the series or otherwise)