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A video game series.
PropertyExpected TypeDescription
Properties from VideoGameSeries
actor Person An actor, e.g. in tv, radio, movie, video games etc., or in an event. Actors can be associated with individual items or with a series, episode, clip. Supersedes actors.
characterAttribute Thing A piece of data that represents a particular aspect of a fictional character (skill, power, character points, advantage, disadvantage).
cheatCode CreativeWork Cheat codes to the game.
containsSeason CreativeWorkSeason A season that is part of the media series. Supersedes season.
director Person A director of e.g. tv, radio, movie, video gaming etc. content, or of an event. Directors can be associated with individual items or with a series, episode, clip. Supersedes directors.
episode Episode An episode of a tv, radio or game media within a series or season. Supersedes episodes.
gameItem Thing An item is an object within the game world that can be collected by a player or, occasionally, a non-player character.
gameLocation Place  or
PostalAddress  or
Real or fictional location of the game (or part of game).
gamePlatform Text  or
Thing  or
The electronic systems used to play video games.
musicBy MusicGroup  or
The composer of the soundtrack.
numberOfEpisodes Integer The number of episodes in this season or series.
numberOfPlayers QuantitativeValue Indicate how many people can play this game (minimum, maximum, or range).
numberOfSeasons Integer The number of seasons in this series.
playMode GamePlayMode Indicates whether this game is multi-player, co-op or single-player. The game can be marked as multi-player, co-op and single-player at the same time.
productionCompany Organization The production company or studio responsible for the item e.g. series, video game, episode etc.
quest Thing The task that a player-controlled character, or group of characters may complete in order to gain a reward.
trailer VideoObject The trailer of a movie or tv/radio series, season, episode, etc.
Properties from CreativeWorkSeries
endDate Date  or
The end date and time of the item (in ISO 8601 date format).
issn Text The International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) that identifies this serial publication. You can repeat this property to identify different formats of, or the linking ISSN (ISSN-L) for, this serial publication.
startDate Date  or
The start date and time of the item (in ISO 8601 date format).
Properties from CreativeWork
accessibilityControl Text Identifies input methods that are sufficient to fully control the described resource (WebSchemas wiki lists possible values).
accessibilityHazard Text A characteristic of the described resource that is physiologically dangerous to some users. Related to WCAG 2.0 guideline 2.3 (WebSchemas wiki lists possible values).
accessibilitySummary Text A human-readable summary of specific accessibility features or deficiencies, consistent with the other accessibility metadata but expressing subtleties such as "short descriptions are present but long descriptions will be needed for non-visual users" or "short descriptions are present and no long descriptions are needed."
audio AudioObject An embedded audio object.
award Text An award won by or for this item. Supersedes awards.
citation CreativeWork  or
A citation or reference to another creative work, such as another publication, web page, scholarly article, etc.
creator Organization  or
The creator/author of this CreativeWork. This is the same as the Author property for CreativeWork.
dateCreated Date  or
The date on which the CreativeWork was created or the item was added to a DataFeed.
datePublished Date Date of first broadcast/publication.
educationalUse Text The purpose of a work in the context of education; for example, 'assignment', 'group work'.
exampleOfWork CreativeWork A creative work that this work is an example/instance/realization/derivation of.
Inverse property: workExample.
fileFormat Text  or
Media type, typically MIME format (see IANA site) of the content e.g. application/zip of a SoftwareApplication binary. In cases where a CreativeWork has several media type representations, 'encoding' can be used to indicate each MediaObject alongside particular fileFormat information. Unregistered or niche file formats can be indicated instead via the most appropriate URL, e.g. defining Web page or a Wikipedia entry.
hasPart CreativeWork Indicates a CreativeWork that is (in some sense) a part of this CreativeWork.
Inverse property: isPartOf.
isPartOf CreativeWork Indicates a CreativeWork that this CreativeWork is (in some sense) part of.
Inverse property: hasPart.
keywords Text Keywords or tags used to describe this content. Multiple entries in a keywords list are typically delimited by commas.
producer Organization  or
The person or organization who produced the work (e.g. music album, movie, tv/radio series etc.).
provider Organization  or
The service provider, service operator, or service performer; the goods producer. Another party (a seller) may offer those services or goods on behalf of the provider. A provider may also serve as the seller. Supersedes carrier.
publication PublicationEvent A publication event associated with the item.
publishingPrinciples CreativeWork  or
The publishingPrinciples property indicates (typically via URL) a document describing the editorial principles of an Organization (or individual e.g. a Person writing a blog) that relate to their activities as a publisher, e.g. ethics or diversity policies. When applied to a CreativeWork (e.g. NewsArticle) the principles are those of the party primarily responsible for the creation of the CreativeWork.

While such policies are most typically expressed in natural language, sometimes related information (e.g. indicating a funder) can be expressed using terminology.

recordedAt Event The Event where the CreativeWork was recorded. The CreativeWork may capture all or part of the event.
Inverse property: recordedIn.
review Review A review of the item. Supersedes reviews.
workExample CreativeWork Example/instance/realization/derivation of the concept of this creative work. eg. The paperback edition, first edition, or eBook.
Inverse property: exampleOfWork.
Properties from Thing
additionalType URL An additional type for the item, typically used for adding more specific types from external vocabularies in microdata syntax. This is a relationship between something and a class that the thing is in. In RDFa syntax, it is better to use the native RDFa syntax - the 'typeof' attribute - for multiple types. tools may have only weaker understanding of extra types, in particular those defined externally.
alternateName Text An alias for the item.
description Text A description of the item.
disambiguatingDescription Text A sub property of description. A short description of the item used to disambiguate from other, similar items. Information from other properties (in particular, name) may be necessary for the description to be useful for disambiguation.
identifier PropertyValue  or
Text  or
The identifier property represents any kind of identifier for any kind of Thing, such as ISBNs, GTIN codes, UUIDs etc. provides dedicated properties for representing many of these, either as textual strings or as URL (URI) links. See background notes for more details.
image ImageObject  or
An image of the item. This can be a URL or a fully described ImageObject.
mainEntityOfPage CreativeWork  or
Indicates a page (or other CreativeWork) for which this thing is the main entity being described. See background notes for details.
Inverse property: mainEntity.
name Text The name of the item.
potentialAction Action Indicates a potential Action, which describes an idealized action in which this thing would play an 'object' role.
sameAs URL URL of a reference Web page that unambiguously indicates the item's identity. E.g. the URL of the item's Wikipedia page, Wikidata entry, or official website.
url URL URL of the item.

Available properties in extensions

Schema Version 3.3