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==Main Page==
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In order to maintain a common theme and make the ''Video Game Music Preservation Foundation'' easy to read, several guidelines have been created. Please try to adhere to them as you add your video game wisdom to the Wiki.
* See [[Editing Rules: Main Page]].
 
  
==Recordings==
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* See [[Editing Rules: Recordings]].
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| style="width:16%;" | [[Editing Rules: General|General]]
 
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| style="width:16%;" | [[Editing Rules: Main Page|Main Page]]
==Rips==
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| style="width:17%;" | [[Editing Rules: Recordings|Recordings]]
* See [[Editing Rules: Rips]].
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| style="width:17%;" | [[Editing Rules: Rips|Rips]]
 
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| style="width:16%;" | [[Editing Rules: Graphics|Graphics]]
==Graphics==
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| style="width:16%;" | [[VGMPF Album Art]]
* See [[Editing Rules: Graphics]].
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| [[Editing Rules: Albums|Albums]]
==VGMPF Album Art==
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| [[Editing Rules: Companies|Companies]]
* [[VGMPF Album Art]]
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| [[Editing Rules: Formats|Formats]]
 
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| [[Editing Rules: Games|Games]]
==Albums==
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| [[Editing Rules: People|People]]
* See [[Editing Rules: Albums]].
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| [[Editing Rules: Platforms|Platforms]]
 
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==Companies==
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| [[Editing Rules: Software|Software]]
* See [[Editing Rules: Companies]]
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| [[Editing Rules: Songs|Songs]]
 
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| [[Editing Rules: Series|Series]]
==Formats==
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* See [[Editing Rules: Formats]]
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==Games==
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* The game description should be brief detailing the style of game play and the plot.
 
* The music descriptions should detail the genres covered, the software/hardware used to make the music, game-specific composer information, and any special information about the music itself. Detailed information should be put into the individual song pages.
 
* The rip description should include the method used for extracting the music from the game's data files and the player used to record the soundtrack.
 
* The first screenshot should always be the title screen.
 
* Remaining screenshots should cover different sections of early game play including menus, dialog, action, etc. Try to avoid spoilers and limit yourself to 6 screenshots on the game page. Additional screenshots can be used on the individual song pages when they get made.
 
* Audio credits should be listed as they appear in the game, where applicable. Real names should be added when an alias is used by a composer.
 
* Release information should display the full publication name found at [http://www.mobygames.com mobygames.com] (e.g., Nintendo should be listed as "Nintendo, Co., Ltd." or "Nintendo of America, Inc.", not just "Nintendo")
 
* Accurate release dates can be obtained from [http://www.gamefaqs.com gamefaqs.com]
 
 
 
==People==
 
* See [[Editing Rules: People]]
 
 
 
==Platforms==
 
* See [[Editing Rules: Platforms]]
 
 
 
==Software==
 
* See [[Editing Rules: Software]]
 
 
 
==Songs==
 
* See [[Editing Rules: Songs]]
 
 
 
==Series==
 
* See [[Editing Rules: Series]]
 
 
 
==Date Format==
 
* See [[Editing Rules: Date Format]]
 
  
  
 
[[Category: Guides]]
 
[[Category: Guides]]

Latest revision as of 11:57, 10 January 2017

In order to maintain a common theme and make the Video Game Music Preservation Foundation easy to read, several guidelines have been created. Please try to adhere to them as you add your video game wisdom to the Wiki.

General Main Page Recordings Rips Graphics VGMPF Album Art
Albums Companies Formats Games People Platforms
Software Songs Series Moderators