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== Common articles ==
== Common articles ==
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* [[Writing:Current tasks|Current tasks]]
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* [[Writing:Philosophy|Department philosophy]]
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* [[Writing:Glossary|Glossary]]
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* [[Writing:Help wanted|Help wanted]]
* [[Writing:How to contribute|How to contribute]]
* [[Writing:How to contribute|How to contribute]]
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* [[Writing:Glossary|Glossary]]
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* [[Writing:How to edit the wiki|How to edit the wiki]]
* [[Writing:How to use SVN|How to use SVN]]
* [[Writing:How to use SVN|How to use SVN]]
* [[Writing:How to use Trac|How to use Trac]]
* [[Writing:How to use Trac|How to use Trac]]
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* [[Writing:Current tasks|Current tasks]]
 
* [[Writing:Idea dump|Idea dump]]
* [[Writing:Idea dump|Idea dump]]
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* [[Writing:License|License]]
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== Proposals ==
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== Writing content ==
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* [[Radio_Gaga|Radio Gaga - a Main Plot and storyline proposal]] (WIP)
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* [[Setting]]
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* [[WWIII_background|Pre-war background story]] (incomplete)
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* [[Storyline]]
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* [[Story mechanics]]
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* [[:Category:Theme|Themes]]
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== Writing templates ==
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These writing templates are currently outdated!
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* [[NPC Template]]
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* [[Location Template]]
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== Writing elements ==
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* [[:Category:Setting|Setting]]
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* [[:Category:Theme|Theme]]
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* [[:Category:Storyline|Storyline]]
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* [[:Category:Location|Locations]]
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* [[:Category:NPC|NPCs]]
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* [[NPCs]]
* [[:Category:Faction|Factions]]
* [[:Category:Faction|Factions]]
* [[:Category:Quest|Quests]]
* [[:Category:Quest|Quests]]
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== Current events ==
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* [[Finding a lead writer]]
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* [[Writer application]]
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== Drafts ==
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== Writing guidelines ==
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These are more or less completed, or at least, accepted proposals.
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These guidelines might be deprecated and/or are currently only food for further discussion:
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* [[How to create writing content]]
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=== Setting ===
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* [[How to design locations]]
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* [[Setting | Main Setting - The State of the World]]
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* [[How to design NPCs]]
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* Neede: A more fleshed out background story from WWIII to present
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* [[How to write dialog]]
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=== Main Story Line ===
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* [[Ice age encroachment mechanics]]
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=== Smaller stories and ideas ===
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* [[Story tool box]]
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* [[Ex-Soviet Baltic region story]]
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* [[The Mall]]
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=== NPCs and Locations ===
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* [[NPCs|Complete list of NPCs ]] for PARPG.
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* Complete list of [[Locations]] for PARPG
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=== The Player Character and Origin ===
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* This overlaps heavily with the Mechanics section. [[Character_generation_and_stats#Character_Origin]]
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* The general idea is to have "multiple" back stories, customized to some extent, for individual PCs.
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* The may lead to "several" initial starting locations (than can be merged into the main "Trunk" of quests)
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=== Writing dialogue for PARPG ===
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* [[How to write dialogue]]
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Latest revision as of 00:55, 6 February 2011

Submitted storyline.png Welcome to the writing department!

Developers in the writing department use their skills in creative writing to design themes, setting & storyline elements. This also includes designing NPCs, factions, locations, quests and dialog. You would like to help out in the writing department? Start here: How to contribute

Common articles

Writing content

Current events

Writing guidelines

These guidelines might be deprecated and/or are currently only food for further discussion:

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