Template talk:Stormwind City

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Removing false subzones

I've been doing some exploring to learn about Blizzard's map design, and noticed that a number of "unofficial" subzones are listed in this template - i.e. "subzones" that never actually appear in the minimap label. This leads to:

  1. Inconsistency - for instance, throne room is not included, but War Room is.
  2. Blatant falsehood - the template has the title "Subzones of Stormwind" yet these are not subzones of Stormwind!
  3. Bloat - a transclusion template should not list every single room and building in Stormwind! Buildings of note can be listed in their district pages or the main Stormwind City page.

Therefore I plan to remove all "subzones" from this template that don't show up as minimap labels anywhere in Stormwind City. I already removed War Room before I realized how many entries needed removal. Here is the full list of links to remove.

(already removed from the keep)

(removed from the Dwarven district)

(removed from the Trade district)

(removed from Cathedral Square & canals)

- Jerodast (talk) 19:57, 28 December 2013 (UTC)

Blech, naturally I left out a couple. Also should cut:
And here's a preview of the proposed new template. It's about a line-and-a-half trimmer than before:
- Jerodast (talk) 20:17, 28 December 2013 (UTC)


Shouldn't most of the undisplayed locations be labelled as "Stormwind City shops" instead? Xporc (talk) 11:39, 13 April 2019 (UTC)