A view of Ratchet
Type City
Last known population 9,000
Leader(s) Gazlowe
Government Dictatorship
  Formerly Republic
Race(s) GoblinGoblin Goblin
  Formerly DemonDemonDemonDemon Demon
Language(s) Goblin, Common
Faith(s) Druidism, Elune
Resource(s) Gold, hunting, leather, timber
Affiliation(s) Steamwheedle Cartel
  Formerly Burning Legion
Organizations Thalo'dan Privateers
Location Eastern Barrens
Status Active

Done Inn          Done Mailbox

Done Stables

Done Anvil & Forge

Done Bank       Undone.gif Auctions
Trainers Undone.gif Class
Done Profession
Travel Done Flight Master(s)
Done Mass-transit
Undone.gif Portal(s)
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Infobox town replaces the "Characteristics" section of most town pages. Feel free to further develop it.

Please note that the fields below all pertain to the World of Warcraft MMORPG, although some may come from official sources of lore and should be cited.

Valid field entries
  • faction: Alliance, Horde, or Neutral based on the MMORPG only (default Neutral)
  • name: town name (default PAGENAME).
  • ss: ideal picture of the town [optional]
  • caption: screenshot caption [optional]
  • type: the type of town. Examples: City, Village, Camp
  • pop: total population of the town
  • lpop: last known population of the town
  • race: races within the town. Population breakdown for each race in parenthesis [optional]. Please use the following separated by line breaks (<br />):
{{Race|<Blood elf>}} = Blood elfBlood elf Blood elf
{{Race|<Dark Iron>}} = Dark Iron dwarfDark Iron dwarf Dark Iron dwarf
{{Race|<Draenei>}} = DraeneiDraenei Draenei
{{Race|<Dwarf>}} = DwarfDwarf Dwarf
{{Race|<Goblin>}} = GoblinGoblin Goblin
{{Race|<Gnome>}} = GnomeGnome Gnome
{{Race|<Human>}} = HumanHuman Human
{{Race|<Night elf>}} = Night elfNight elf Night elf
{{Race|<Orc>}} = OrcOrc Orc
{{Race|<Tauren>}} = TaurenTauren Tauren
{{Race|<Troll>}} = TrollTroll Troll
{{Race|<Forsaken>}} = ForsakenForsaken Forsaken
or Other when needed - see Template:Race
  • frace: races that used to be in the town [only use if race parameter is used]
  • government: list type of government [optional]
  • leader: list only if there is a recognized leader of that specific town [optional]
  • fleader: a list of former leaders of that specific town [only use if leader parameter is used]
  • language: languages within the town [optional]
  • faith: faiths within the town [optional]
  • resource: resources within the town [optional]
  • affiliation: the affiliation of the zone, usually the faction that controls it [optional]
  • faffiliation: the former affiliations of the town [only use if affiliation parameter is used]
  • organizations: the organizations that hold this town as their base of operations [optional]
  • loc: location of zone, or if not known then the general area of zone in relation to the rest of the continent
  • status: what is the current status of the town. Examples: Active, abandoned, evacuating, destroyed [optional]
  • facilities: used to show the normal facilities [optional]
    • inn: has an inn, yes/no
    • mailbox: has a mailbox, yes/no
    • stables: has a stable master, yes/no
    • anvil: has an anvil and forge, yes/no
    • bank: has a bank, yes/no
    • auctions: has an auction house, yes/no
  • trainers: used to show the if town contains trainers [optional]
    • class: has a class trainer, yes/no
    • profession: has a profession trainer, yes/no
  • travel: used to show the traveling options [optional]
    • flightpath: has a flight master, yes/no
    • boat: has a boat, zeppelin or other mass-transit options, yes/no
    • portal: has a permanent portal that leads out, yes/no
  • source: where the info came from!