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You may want to use {{Mob}} for non-interactive (doesn't talk, just auto-emote, fight, or ignore) creatures or {{Battlepet}} for battle pets.
Show a small faction/reaction/type icon, NPC name, title, and various other optional status info (additional icons, level, external DB links, etc.).
  • Template type set to "Citation or reference". "Infoicon" type doesn't show text on mobile skin.
faction, title, and display_name are optional.
Additional Note
  • 1 = Faction (AllianceAlliance, HordeHorde), NeutralNeutral, BothBoth (Alliance and Horde), etc.; blank shows no icon).
  • 2 = NPC name.
  • 3 = <Title>.
  • 4 = Shown display name.
  • Optional color = valid CSS/HTML text color.
  • Optional level = should have a number (add + for elite).
  • Optional boss= Show Boss boss before Alliance/Horde/Neutral NPC icon
        (no value needed; overrides |elite= and |rare=).
  • Optional elite= Show Neutral Elite NPC elite icon (Neutral Elite Rare NPC with |rare=) instead of Neutral NPC icon
        (no value needed).
  • Optional rare= Show Neutral Rare NPC rare icon (Neutral Elite Rare NPC with |elite=) instead of Neutral NPC icon
        (no value needed).
  • Optional smallicon = should use icons from WoWWiki:List of race icons without leading Image:.
  • Optional id = NPC id. Shows superscript links to DBs.
    • Optional subdomain = Wowhead subdomain. Used when id = used. Currently supports subdomain=old, subdomain=ptr, or subdomain=mop (for World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria Mists of Pandaria before it goes live). Only used for WoWDB (ptr only) and Wowhead (old, ptr, or mop).
    • Optional dbmmoc = Show link to (suppressed by default). Used when id = used.
{{NPC|Alliance|Jaina Proudmoore|Ruler of Theramore|Lady Jaina Proudmoore}}
{{NPC||Andormu|Keepers of Time|level=70+}}
{{NPC|Horde|Wickerman Guardian|level=60+|icon=Abomination}}
{{NPC|Alliance|Bubulo Acerbus|Alliance Cloth Quartermaster|<s>Bubulo Acerbus</s>|color=gray}}
{{NPC|Boss|Algalon the Observer|level=??}}
Alliance Lady Jaina Proudmoore <Ruler of Theramore>
[70+] Andormu <Keepers of Time>
Horde [60+] IconSmall Abomination.gif Wickerman Guardian
Alliance Bubulo Acerbus <Alliance Cloth Quartermaster>
Boss [??] Algalon the Observer
See also
  • {{Battlepet}}
  • {{Mob}}
  • {{Npclong}} - which doesn't really do much more, but may reduce some typing.