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Current Issues[]

Request for comment: Game Version Reference[]

While trying to update the receipes, i've come along the "History" section of the page. In this section, there are informations about "when" a change in this item happend. But there is no information to witch version of the game the actual article is referring to. In other words, a user is unable to identify if for exaple a receipe is for his actual version of the game or already outdated. Due to the fact, that many receipes and namings of materials have changed from alpha 7 to 8, it would be nice if the user would be able to have a version context on the article. A nice location to post such an information could be the infobox-template. Lusti2000 (talk) 14:17, 20 June 2018 (UTC)

This should be more or less addressed by the {{Version}} and {{SVersion}} templates I've created. -TheRealLarkas (Talk Ι Contribs) 13:53, 13 April 2021 (UTC)

Request for comment: article naming convention[]

While trying to fix broken links on this wiki, i've noticed an inconsistency with the article naming. While Flak Turret (CV) uses "()" to separate the vessel type, for example the ammo article Flak Shell CV doesn't use "()" to separate this type. Is this intended behaviour or shouldn't we have a consistent way to name the articles? Lusti2000 (talk) 13:58, 20 June 2018 (UTC)

I suggest we use the parenthesis for naming specific items this way. Feels like the best way to do it. --Fenrah (talk) 16:09, 8 September 2020 (UTC)
Artillery Turrets (HV), for example, have no indication in the item name to distinguish it from the Artillery Turrets (CV). Artillery Shell HV, however, is named like that in-game. It doesn't have to do with wiki conventions, but with how the items are named in-game. If two items have the same name in-game, we have to differentiate them somehow in the wiki. If there was a version of the Artillery Shell HV for SVs, for example, it would be names "Artillery Shell HV (SV)", while the HV version would be named "Artillery Shell HV (HV)". It might be a little counter-intuitive, but it makes sense once you wrap your head around it. -TheRealLarkas (Talk Ι Contribs) 13:59, 13 April 2021 (UTC)