Difference between revisions of "History:Next Generation Schema/Release Packaging"

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* Jewel Case
 
* Jewel Case
 
** Slim Jewel Case
 
** Slim Jewel Case
** Apparently there's a CD Single case which is, in slimness, between the regular jewel case and the slim one: [http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Datei:Packaging_Jewelcase_CDSingle_Slimcase.jpg picture], [http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/CD-_und_DVD-Verpackungen#CD-Single_und_Slimcase description in German]
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** Apparently there's a CD Single case which is, in slimness, between the regular jewel case and the slim one: [http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Datei:Packaging_Jewelcase_CDSingle_Slimcase.jpg picture], [http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/CD-_und_DVD-Verpackungen#CD-Single_und_Slimcase description in German] --[[User:Shepard|Shepard]] 18:18, 22 May 2011 (UTC)
* Digipak (I guess we don't want to differentiate between "proper" Digipaks and copies thereof (sometimes called Digipack); [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Optical_disc_packaging#Digipak see explanation on Wikipedia])
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* Digipak (I guess we don't want to differentiate between "proper" Digipaks and copies thereof (sometimes called Digipack); [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Optical_disc_packaging#Digipak see explanation on Wikipedia] --[[User:Shepard|Shepard]] 18:18, 22 May 2011 (UTC))
 
* Japanese 8cm CD single long style package [http://images.google.com/images?hl=en&tbs=isch%3A1&sa=1&q=8%E3%82%BB%E3%83%B3%E3%83%81CD&aq=f&aqi=&aql=&oq=&gs_rfai= ex.1] [http://ja.wikipedia.org/wiki/ファイル:8cm_CD_single_jacket.jpg ex.2]
 
* Japanese 8cm CD single long style package [http://images.google.com/images?hl=en&tbs=isch%3A1&sa=1&q=8%E3%82%BB%E3%83%B3%E3%83%81CD&aq=f&aqi=&aql=&oq=&gs_rfai= ex.1] [http://ja.wikipedia.org/wiki/ファイル:8cm_CD_single_jacket.jpg ex.2]
 
* Keep Case
 
* Keep Case
 
* Ecopack
 
* Ecopack
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* [http://www.superjewelbox.com/ Super Jewel Box] - with sub-types for the sizes Standard, Plus, King combined with the variations One/Two, Fliptray, Slim and Multi-box? --[[User:Shepard|Shepard]] 18:18, 22 May 2011 (UTC)
 
* CD / DVD as part of a book, common with training CD/DVD's (in fact this isn't a packaging)
 
* CD / DVD as part of a book, common with training CD/DVD's (in fact this isn't a packaging)
 
* Double Case (This needs more detail.  What kind of double/triple/quad case? [[User:Torc|Torc]] 03:20, 18 May 2011 (UTC) )
 
* Double Case (This needs more detail.  What kind of double/triple/quad case? [[User:Torc|Torc]] 03:20, 18 May 2011 (UTC) )
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* Quad Case
 
* Quad Case
 
* Tin box containing Jewel Case -- [[User:Jacobbrett|jacobbrett]] 01:35, 24 March 2010 (UTC)
 
* Tin box containing Jewel Case -- [[User:Jacobbrett|jacobbrett]] 01:35, 24 March 2010 (UTC)
* [http://www.superjewelbox.com/ Super Jewel Box] - with sub-types for the sizes Standard, Plus, King combined with the variations One/Two, Fliptray, Slim and Multi-box?
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slipcase Slipcase] containing Jewel Case --[[User:Shepard|Shepard]] 18:18, 22 May 2011 (UTC)
 
* ''(please add new types here)''
 
* ''(please add new types here)''
  

Revision as of 18:18, 22 May 2011

Options

Any format:

  • Clear vinyl sleeve (picture disc etc.)
  • Paper/Cardboard Sleeve -- (note: in the current ngs database, this is listed as "Paper Sleeve". If we're actually going to have this much detail, some users are going to list "Other" for cardboard or plastic sleeves. Maybe we should just go with "Sleeve".) Torc 03:03, 18 May 2011 (UTC)
  • Funny/Fancy/Novelty pack, perhaps as "Custom Case" (I've got a penguin shaped CD box)
  • Picture frame (very rare but as a collector you come across strangest types of packaging)
  • Wooden box (some Connoisseur Collection CD's came in a wooden box)
  • Lunchbox
  • miniature milk crate (I've been seeing a bunch of these milk crate CDs at sites I've worked at; they have the CD and a t-shirt. BrianSchweitzer 18:29, 22 March 2010 (UTC))
  • None (no packaging: essentially standard for digital media releases.) - .zip files? ;-) --Shepard 17:45, 22 May 2011 (UTC)
  • Gatefold (not a packaging type per se, but a property of certain packaging types that would be useful to catalog).
  • Slipcase (for box sets)
  • A (non-wooden) box


CD / DVDs:

  • Jewel Case
    • Slim Jewel Case
    • Apparently there's a CD Single case which is, in slimness, between the regular jewel case and the slim one: picture, description in German --Shepard 18:18, 22 May 2011 (UTC)
  • Digipak (I guess we don't want to differentiate between "proper" Digipaks and copies thereof (sometimes called Digipack); see explanation on Wikipedia --Shepard 18:18, 22 May 2011 (UTC))
  • Japanese 8cm CD single long style package ex.1 ex.2
  • Keep Case
  • Ecopack
  • Super Jewel Box - with sub-types for the sizes Standard, Plus, King combined with the variations One/Two, Fliptray, Slim and Multi-box? --Shepard 18:18, 22 May 2011 (UTC)
  • CD / DVD as part of a book, common with training CD/DVD's (in fact this isn't a packaging)
  • Double Case (This needs more detail. What kind of double/triple/quad case? Torc 03:20, 18 May 2011 (UTC) )
  • Triple Case
  • Quad Case
  • Tin box containing Jewel Case -- jacobbrett 01:35, 24 March 2010 (UTC)
  • Slipcase containing Jewel Case --Shepard 18:18, 22 May 2011 (UTC)
  • (please add new types here)

LPs:

  • Jacket
  • Box

7" singles:

  • Picture sleeve
  • Generic sleeve (plain or record label logo)

Cassettes:

  • J-card case (aka "standard" cassette case)
  • polybox
  • cardboard sleeve
  • double case

Wax cylinders:

  • canister
  • Cardboard box