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{{Biography}} is for use in any article about a writer, editor, publisher or otherwise credited contributor to the Starfinder campaign setting. Some parameters are optional and can be left blank; if undefined, these optional parameters will not appear as part of the template. The recommended image size is a width of 250px so that it will completely fill the infobox without increasing its size.

This template is based upon the Book and Deity templates at the Forgotten Realms Wiki.


Template

{{Biography
| image     = 
| name      = 
| homepage  = 
| born      = 
| died      = 
| hometown  = 
| position  = 
| company   = 
| artworkby = 
| worksby   = 
}}

Usage

image (optional) 
An image of the subject of the article. The recommended size is 250px, but if larger the template will scale to fit the image.
name 
The person's name.
homepage (optional} 
The subject's personal or professional homepage. Use the format [url pagename] to allow for proper functionality within the template.
born (optional) 
The date or year of the subject's birth.
died (optional) 
The date or year of the subject's death, if deceased.
hometown (optional) 
Either where the person currently lives or where they hail from.
position 
The author's current position with Paizo Inc., whether that is Editor, Contributor, or any other titled position. This may include multiple lines, separated by line breaks, in chronological order. If the person is a freelancer, note so here.
company (optional)
The person's company affiliation if employed by a company (not relevant for freelance contributors). This includes such companies as Paizo Inc., and licensors like Goblinworks, Inc. and Dynamite Entertainment.
artworkby (optional)
Links to the artist's category of artwork, such as "Category:Artwork by (artworkby)". Default is empty; using {{PAGENAME}} applies the article's name. Do not use this parameter if there is a {{gallery}} of the artist's work on the page that links to the artist's category.
worksby (optional)
Links to the author's category of published works, such as "Category:Works by (worksby)". Default is empty; using {{PAGENAME}} applies the article's name. Do not use this parameter if there is a {{creditsopen}}/{{creditsclose}} section that links to the creator's category.

Example

James L. Sutter
James L. Sutter
(Biography)
Homepage JamesLSutter.com
Born March 1, 1984
Hometown Seattle, WA
Position Fiction Editor (2007–present)
Senior Editor (2012–present)
Company Paizo Inc.
Works by James L. Sutter
{{Biography
| image    = [[File:James L. Sutter.jpg|250px|James L. Sutter]]
| name     = James L. Sutter
| homepage = [http://www.jameslsutter.com JamesLSutter.com]
| born     = March 1, 1984
| hometown = Seattle, WA
| position = Fiction Editor (2007–present)<br />Senior Editor (2012–present)
| company  = [[Paizo Inc.]]
| worksby  = James L. Sutter
}}

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