{{Gameabbrev}} templates are used to create links to other pages and are often used to highlight differences between games.

You must use the correct subtemplate (see Parameters below). {{Gameabbrev}} is deprecated and no longer in use.

See {{sup}} for superscript links and {{GameIcon}} for creating links with colored backgrounds.

How to use

These templates are used within article text. For example:

Available in games: {{Gameabbrev1|R}}, {{Gameabbrev8|Sw}} and {{Gameabbrevss|DW}}.


Available in games: R, Sw and DW.


All parameters are case sensitive.

Subtemplate Allowed values Output Games
{{Gameabbrev1}} R R International Red
B B International Blue
Y Y Yellow
RB RB International Red and Blue
JR Rᴶ Japanese Red
GJG G Japanese Green
JB Bᴶ Japanese Blue
RG RG Japanese Red and Japanese Green
RGB RGB Japanese Red, Japanese Green, and Japanese Blue
RBY RBY International Red, International Blue, and Yellow
RGBY RGBY Japanese Red, Japanese Green, Japanese Blue, and Yellow
{{Gameabbrev2}} G G Gold
S S Silver
C C Crystal
GS GS Gold and Silver
GSC GSC Gold, Silver, and Crystal
{{Gameabbrev3}} RuR R Ruby
SaS S Sapphire
EmE E Emerald
RuSaRS RS Ruby and Sapphire
RuSaEmRSE RSE Ruby, Sapphire, and Emerald
FR FR FireRed
LG LG LeafGreen
FRLG FRLG FireRed and LeafGreen
RSEFRLG RSEFRLG Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald, FireRed, and LeafGreen
{{Gameabbrev4}} D D Diamond
P P Pearl
Pt Pt Platinum
DP DP Diamond and Pearl
DPPDPPt DPPt Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum
PtHGSS PtHGSS Platinum, HeartGold, and SoulSilver
HG HG HeartGold
SS SS SoulSilver
HGSS HGSS HeartGold and SoulSilver
DPPtHGSS DPPtHGSS Diamond, Pearl, Platinum, HeartGold, and SoulSilver
{{Gameabbrev5}} BlB B Black
WhW W White
BWBlWh BW Black and White
Bl2B2 B2 Black 2
Wh2W2 W2 White 2
BlBl2BB2 BB2 Black and Black 2
WhWh2WW2 WW2 White and White 2
Bl2Wh2BW2B2W2 B2W2 Black 2 and White 2
BlWhBl2Wh2BWB2W2 BWB2W2 Black, White, Black 2, and White 2
{{Gameabbrev6}} X X X
XY XY X and Y
OR OR Omega Ruby
AS AS Alpha Sapphire
ORAS ORAS Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire
XYORAS XYORAS X, Y, Omega Ruby, and Alpha Sapphire
{{Gameabbrev7}} S S Sun
M M Moon
SM SM Sun and Moon
US US Ultra Sun
UM UM Ultra Moon
USUM USUM Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
SMUSUM SMUSUM Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
SUS SUS Sun and Ultra Sun
MUM MUM Moon and Ultra Moon
P P Let's Go, Pikachu!
E E Let's Go, Eevee!
PE PE Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee!
SMUSUMPE SMUSUMPE Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon, Let's Go, Pikachu!, and Let's Go, Eevee!
{{Gameabbrev8}} Sw Sw Sword
Sh Sh Shield
SwSh SwSh Sword and Shield
IA IA The Isle of Armor
CT CT The Crown Tundra
IACT IACT The Isle of Armor and The Crown Tundra
BD BD Brilliant Diamond
SP SP Shining Pearl
BDSP BDSP Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl
SwShBDSP SwShBDSP Sword, Shield, Brilliant Diamond, and Shining Pearl
LA LA Legends: Arceus
SwShLA SwShLA Sword, Shield and Legends: Arceus
BDSPLA BDSPLA Brilliant Diamond, Shining Pearl, and Legends: Arceus
SwShBDSPLA SwShBDSPLA Sword, Shield, Brilliant Diamond, Shining Pearl, and Legends: Arceus
{{Gameabbrev9}} S S Scarlet
V V Violet
SV SV Scarlet and Violet
TM TM The Teal Mask
ID ID The Indigo Disk
TMID TMID The Teal Mask and The Indigo Disk
ZA ZA Legends: Z-A
SVZA SVZA Scarlet and Violet and Legends: Z-A
{{Gameabbrevss}} JStad JStad Japanese Stadium
Stad Stad International Stadium
Stad2 Stad2 Stadium 2
Colo Colo Colosseum
XD XD XD: Gale of Darkness
PBR PBR Battle Revolution
Ranch Ranch My Pokémon Ranch
PW PW Pokéwalker
DW DW Dream World
PDR PDR Dream Radar
PMC PMC PokéMileage Club
Conq Conq. Conquest
Bank Bank Bank
Masters Masters Masters EX
Sleep Sleep Sleep
{{Gameabbrevmd}} R MDR Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team
B MDB Mystery Dungeon: Blue Rescue Team
RB MDRB Mystery Dungeon: Red and Blue Rescue Team
TTime MDT Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Time
DDarkness MDD Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Darkness
TD MDTD Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Time and Darkness
SSky MDS Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Sky
TS MDTS Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Time and Sky
DS MDDS Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Darkness and Sky
TDS MDTDS Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Time, Darkness, and Sky
Bl B Mystery Dungeon: Keep Going! Blazing Adventure Squad!
St S Mystery Dungeon: Let's Go! Stormy Adventure Squad!
LiL L Mystery Dungeon: Go For It! Light Adventure Squad!
BlStLiBSL BSL Mystery Dungeon: Blazing, Stormy, and Light Adventure Squad
GTI MDGtI Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity
SMD SMD Super Mystery Dungeon
DXRTDX MDRTDX Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX