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Adds an inline link to a hero ability with optional ability icon.

Template parameters

This template prefers inline formatting of parameters.

Ability Namename 1

The exact name of the hero ability to show an icon for.

EMP, Earthshatter, The Viper
Display texttext 2

Text to be displayed instead of displaying the ability name

Icon sizesize 3

Size to display ability icon

Icon onlyicononly

Setting this to any value will return just the icon


Examples: Reins

Ability-reinhardt5.png Earthshatter hits everyone in front of it.

Ability-ashe1.png The Viper is one of the only semi-auto weapons in the game.

You can override the display text for

Ability Sombra EMP.png EMP using {{{2}}} like this

Ability Sombra EMP.png This text is shown instead

{{{3}}} is passed directly to [[File]]. Most often used to override the image size.


Ability-ana2.png Display text

Ability-ana2.png Sleep Dart


  • Ability links also are inline in bulleted lists. You can talk about

Ability Moira Biotic Grasp Alt fire.png Biotic Grasp and

Ability-ana1.png Biotic Rifle

  • Some abilities share names with other pages, like

[[File:Lua error in Module:Show at line 31: attempt to index field '?' (a nil value).|middle|link=Lua error in Module:Show at line 31: attempt to index field '?' (a nil value).#Blizzard|22px]] [[Lua error in Module:Show at line 31: attempt to index field '?' (a nil value).#Blizzard|Blizzard]].

  • Does not add any extra space before or after the link ...

Ability-Junkrat2.png Concussion Mine...