Template:Newgnchecklist

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When a new graphic novel is published, the following steps will be necessary to update existing articles and add new articles as needed. An easy way to make sure nothing is missed is to substitute the following into the new episode article's talk page and check off tasks as they are completed.

New graphic novel checklist

see also current episode and current episode checklist jump to table of contents
Episode article:

___ Graphic Novel screencap (450x350)
___ Title screencap
___ Blurbs
___ Summary
___ Easter Egg
___ Animated video

Update/add other articles:
___ GN redirects:
___ Check that links from previous GN work
___ Add next= variable to {{nextprevchecklist}} on previous GN's talk page
___ Update video links
___ Write transcript and add {{seealsotranscriptsgn}}
___ Update Portal:Issues
___ Update Template:Ep
___ Update currentgn
___ Add image category:

___ Update template:imagenav
___ Update template:image-screenshot

Update Main Page:
___ Template:aotw or Template:Graphic Novel mainbar
___ Template:Index
___ Template:Nextepisode (as needed)

Update Character pages

___ Update Template:PortalGNCharacterNav as appropriate
___ (list characters who appear here)
___ Update any Groups
___ Update appearances

Add new character/group pages as needed:
___ (list needed characters/groups here)

Add references to appropriate recurring themes:
___ (list themes referenced here)

Add/update disambigs as needed:
___ (list disambigs to be added/updated here)

Add examples of demonstrated Powers:
Note: if an "examples" page exists, that's where examples should be added.
___ (list powers demonstrated here)

Add new powers pages as needed:
___ (list powers to be added here)

Events/Items/Things/References

___ (list other articles to update here)
___ (list new articles here)
___ Update Portals as needed

Locations
___ (list locations to update here)
___ (list new locations here)
___ Update Portal:Graphic Novel Locations

Places
___ (list places to update here)
___ (list new places here)
___ Update Portal:Graphic Novel Places

Timeline
___ Update timeline

Update templates as needed
___ Template:GN
___ Update See Also section of appropriate GN character navbar


Usage

{{subst:newgnchecklist
|title=<!-- Article title, no prefix -->
|prev=<!--OPTIONAL Name of previous GN-->
|next=<!--OPTIONAL Name of next GN-->}}

Fill in any needed articles for new characters, minor characters, new plot points, etc.

Mark off characters/plot points/etc which do not appear with an X

Mark off other steps as completed

See Also