The Featured articles of this wiki represent the best we have to offer. The criteria for a featured article are as follows:
An article must…
- …be well-written and detailed.
- …be unbiased, non-point of view.
- …be sourced with all available sources and appearances.
- …follow the Manual of Style, Layout Guide, and all other policies.
- …not be the object of any ongoing edit wars.
- …not be tagged with any sort of improvement tags (i.e. more sources, expand, etc).
- …have a proper lead that gives a good summary of the topic and can be used for the front page featured box.
- …have no more than 3 redlinks.
- …have significant information from all sources and appearances, especially a biography for character articles.
- …not have been previously featured on the Main Page. Otherwise, it can only be restored to featured status.
- …be completely referenced for all available material and sources. See Rickipedia:Sourcing for more information.
- …have all quotes and images sourced.
- …provide at least one quote on the article; a leading quote at the beginning is required. Only one quote would be allowed at the beginning of each section at max, although quotes may be placed in the middle of the article.
- …include a "personality and traits" section on all character articles.
- …include a reasonable number of images of good quality if said images are available.
- …counting the introduction and "Behind the scenes" material, be at least 1000 words long (not including captions, quotes, or headers, etc).
- …have at least three supports and no objections.
- …be approved by the administrators.