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Wikidata:Property proposal/GameID

Nintendo GameIDEdit

Originally proposed at Wikidata:Property proposal/Creative work

DescriptionSix-alphanumeric-character Nintendo GameID for a specific game
Representsvideo game (Q7889)
Data typeExternal identifier
Domainvideo game (Q7889)
Allowed values[C-HJLMNP-SWX]..[ADEFH-NPRSU-Z][0-9A-HJ-NP-Z]{2}
Example 1Super Smash Bros. Melee (Q1052131) → GALE01
Example 2Super Smash Bros. Melee (Q1052131) → GALP01
Example 3Super Smash Bros. Melee (Q1052131) → GALJ01
Example 4Super Mario Galaxy (Q170489) → RMGP01
Example 5Super Mario Galaxy (Q170489) → RMGK01
Example 6Super Mario Galaxy (Q170489) → RMGJ01
Example 7Super Mario Galaxy (Q170489) → RMGE01
Example 8Super Mario Galaxy (Q170489) → RMGR01
Example 10Wii: Super Mario Galaxy (Q170489)RMGP01, RMGK01, RMGJ01, RMGE01, RMGR01, RMGC01
Example 11WiiWare: World of Goo (Q637312)WGOEWG, WGOPWG, WGOJWG
Example 12Virtual Console: Sonic the Hedgehog (Q37123)MAHP8P, MAHJ8P, MAHE8P
SourceDolphin Emulator Wiki, GameTDB
Number of IDs in sourceAt least 3,700
Expected completenesseventually complete (Q21873974)
Formatter URL$1


Nintendo assigns GameIDs to titles released on their platforms. Various communities use them to document the games. The Dolphin emulator has some more information on GameIDs. —Dispenser (talk) 03:38, 4 September 2018 (UTC)

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  •   Support David (talk) 07:28, 4 September 2018 (UTC)
  •   Comment Looks interesting. I would suggest to rename it Nintendo GameID − although I understand that it is the name, as it stands now, it sounds like the scope is broader than it is. Jean-Fred (talk) 18:48, 10 September 2018 (UTC)
  •   Support Sir Lothar (talk) 12:15, 12 September 2018 (UTC)
  •   Support Cwf97 (talk) 13:37, 12 September 2018 (UTC)
  • @Dispenser: I have reformatted the examples to create the property but realized that the regex provided does not match the following example: RMGC01. − Pintoch (talk) 07:15, 14 September 2018 (UTC)
    • GameTBD refers to it as "CUSTOM". I've struck it as there is a known data pollution problem (as described on the Dolphin Wiki) with GameTBD. It could be possible the "C" region refers to China, a market Nintendo never tapped, but it was added to the Dolphin Wiki 5 weeks before launch so I don't know if that assumption is true. —Dispenser (talk) 12:48, 14 September 2018 (UTC)

@ديفيد عادل وهبة خليل 2, Dispenser, Pintoch, Cwf97, Jean-Frédéric, Sir Lothar:   Done: Nintendo GameID (P5838). − Pintoch (talk) 13:12, 14 September 2018 (UTC)