Template:OS

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Documentation

This template allows for easy inline citation of episodes (up to 8 per line), with the parentheses already surrounding the citation.

Usage

Singular episode:

{{OS|Episode Title 1}}

Multiple episodes:

{{OS|Episode Title 1|Episode Title 2|Episode Title 3}}

In using this template, simply put in the ARTICLE NAME of the episode, sans any quotes or wikisyntax. You may add up to 8 episode titles, each separated by the pipe — | — character.

Notation of Deleted Scenes

For episode noting information from deleted scenes, an additional parameter is used, in the form of |del#=Y, with the pound sign signifying the number value assigned to a specific episode in the citation call.

Singular episode (wherein the first episode title is referred to as |del1=Y:

{{TOS|Episode Title 1|del1=Y}}

Multiple episodes (wherein the deleted scene is referred to the second episode title, ergo |del2=Y):

{{TOS|Episode Title 1|Episode Title 2|Episode Title 3|del2=Y}}

Examples

Singular episode:

''Pegasus'' is believed destroyed during the Battle of Molecay {{OS|The Living Legend, Part I}}.

Prints: Pegasus is believed destroyed during the Battle of Molecay (TOS: "The Living Legend, Part I").

Multiple episodes:

Adama has had many clashes with the Quorum of Twelve {{OS|Saga of a Star World|War of the Gods, Part II|Greetings from Earth|Baltar's Escape}}.

Prints:Adama has had many clashes with the Quorum of Twelve (TOS: "Saga of a Star World", "War of the Gods, Part II", "Greetings from Earth", "Baltar's Escape").

Notation of Deleted Scenes

Singular episode:

[[Carmichael]] comes across [[Iblis]] and [[Sheba]] in an intimate moment aboard ''[[Agro Ship 9]]'' {{OS|War of the Gods, Part I|del1=Y}}.

Prints: Carmichael comes across Iblis and Sheba in an intimate moment aboard Agro Ship 9 (TOS: "War of the Gods, Part Ideleted scene).

Multiple episodes:

[[Serina]] had been originally fated to die of [[pluton poisoning]] as a result of Cylon bombardment, but those scenes were excised in order for a more dramatic death at the hands of a {{TOS|Centurion}} on {{TOS|Kobol}} {{OS|Saga of a Star World|Lost Planet of the Gods, Part II|del1=Y}}.

Prints: Serina had been originally fated to die of pluton poisoning as a result of Cylon bombardment, but those scenes were excised in order for a more dramatic death at the hands of a Centurion on Kobol (TOS: "Saga of a Star Worlddeleted scene, "Lost Planet of the Gods, Part II").

Prose Form

For citations where the Galactipedian wishes to include the series and episode title into the prose, the |prose=y option exists.

Examples

Singular episode:

In the televised version of {{OS|Saga of a Star World|prose=y}}, Baltar is spared by a new Imperious Leader, and given a basestar entirely under his command to search for the humans, alongside his IL-series aide, Lucifer.

Prints: In the televised version of Original Series' "Saga of a Star World", Baltar is spared by a new Imperious Leader, and given a basestar entirely under his command to search for the humans, alongside his IL-series aide, Lucifer.