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Should we be undeleting questions that weren't relevant at the time, but now are relevant again?

Minecraft. Love it or hate it, it drives a lot of traffic to our site. Sure, recently we've had some bother with modded tech support questions, but overall, most of our questions/answers are fairly ...
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4answers
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Mii Plaza mini games have different names worldwide than in the US, can the tags be synonymised?

The Streetpass Mii Plaza minigames currently use their US names, but worldwide they are known by other titles (see the Mii Plaza Wiki). Can we synonymise these two groups for ease of searching? ...
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0answers
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Arqade chat unable to login

I was trying to go and chat with people on Arqade, but I went to a chat room (Summoner's Rift) and it said you need to be logged in to chat, I pressed login and got to the auto login page, waited for ...
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0answers
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'Delete' button missing when I reviewed an answer in the Low Quality Posts queue as a 20K rep user

I noticed that one of the answers I recently reviewed in the Low Quality Posts queue didn't allow me to 'Delete', but only to 'Recommend Deletion'. Another example here. (Normally, a user with 20K rep ...
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1answer
158 views

What's 'undownvoted' doing on my rep page when I've done no such thing?

Checking my rep this morning, I came across this: I know that I haven't been doing any 'undownvoting' - in fact, I was in bed when this occured. Are there other things which can cause this to ...
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1answer
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How can we reduce the downvote without leaving comment issue? [duplicate]

I don't think that it is very good practice for users to downvote a question or answer without at least leaving a comment to explain why, It makes me think there are people that just go around and ...
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1answer
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Tag rename request: [skyforce2014] -> [sky-force-2014]

Sky Force 2014 are seperate words, according the Google Play. See also: Tag rename request: [harddrive] → [hard-drive] Tag rename request: [dragonage-origins] -> [dragon-age-origins] edit: I ...
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4answers
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What should an Off Topic Close Reason for Minecraft Crash Dumps look like?

So, we've seemingly come to a conclusion that Minecraft tech support/crash dumps are a thing we don't like and don't want to tangle with. People are starting to close these with custom reasons, and it ...
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9answers
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Minecraft crash questions should be made off-topic: yes/no?

I'm tired of seeing terrible Minecraft crash log questions. I'm tired of closing them. I'm tired of posting comments asking for a shred of useful material. Tired of seeing the same errors repeatedly. ...
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5answers
479 views

Why just ban Minecraft modding tech support?

As we are making the Minecraft mod technical questions ban super-duper official with a close-reason and everything, I feel that this question remains in dire need of a satisfactory answer: Why just ...
18
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15answers
779 views

Community Promotion Ads - 2015

So comes the end of the latest of the even numbered years to date. Or maybe for you it has already come. All that matters is that it means that it's time for another round of Community Promotion Ads ...
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1answer
404 views

League of Legends Chatroom and Ranked Team (EUW)

A number of League of Legends players have been hanging out in the chatroom Summoners Rift. We've also created a ranked team called "Arqade Community", on the EUW servers. We're trying to set up an ...
18
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1answer
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How do I ask a good Minecraft Bug/Crash question?

I have seen my/other questions reporting bugs in Minecraft get downvoted and/or closed. what can I do/be aware of in order to prevent more questions being downvoted/closed?
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0answers
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Rename tag for [the-witcher-3] to [the-witcher-3-wild-hunt]

Would it make sense to rename the tag to reflect the game name better? I would attempt to do so myself but I do not have the rep on gaming.se to do so.
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0answers
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Tag synonym request: [eu4] --> [europa-universalis-4]

This is a pretty common abbreviation for the game, so much so that whenever I mention it in text (and most of the time in speech as well) I use eu4 rather than the draw out Europa Universalis Four. ...
4
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0answers
46 views

Retract Suggested Edits

Is there a way to retract a previously rejected/accepted Suggested Edit? Something like Close Votes and Reopen Votes, for example. Is this possible?
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1answer
32 views

Meta: Tag synonym request: [tag:votes] -> [tag:voting]

The following tags need to be merged as synonyms: votes - 1 question, no tag description. Needs to be made a synonym of voting - 41 questions, no tag description. These two tags have exactly the ...
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3answers
185 views

Why don't we require a down voting Reason?

I don't know where to exactly look for the answer to this question on SE / meta.SE as my searching has been inconclusive. Why doesn't Stackexchange require users to enter a comment as a reason for a ...
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1answer
32 views

Answer Order Bug

I have noticed a bug here on answers for a question. The answers aren't displaying in order of votes, like they should be. Here is a screenshot to demonstrate: I have refreshed the page, reopened ...
8
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1answer
69 views

Mod tags look all funny

Something changed and now the mod-tags on meta look weird. Fix it?
11
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3answers
585 views

Should we reopen questions being closed for 'unreleased game' after the game is released?

Question such as Can I use a PC license to play the Mac version? become useful once the game is released. Should it be reopened automatically, or should the user flag for a moderator's attention ...
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4answers
490 views

Could we have the new <kbd> tag?

Recently, <kbd> tags on the trilogy sites and I think Apple as well were updated to look less ugly. vs. I am in favor of less ugly. Can we have it to match our sweet new design?
3
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1answer
58 views

How do I log out of arqade?

Sometimes I am on my friends computer and i go to to this site, and it automatically goes on his profile. i look around a lot and can't find a log off place. How do I do this?
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0answers
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Should we have “Remastered”/“HD” tags? [duplicate]

Some games (for example in the LoZ series) have been remade, or remastered, for new consoles. However, should we have new tags for these games? Should it depend on the game itself? Most remastered ...
2
votes
1answer
109 views

How do people know what games people are talking about?

I saw a question just saying something like "how do I get back to the village", and someone answered it as if he actually posted the name to the game, so how did he know? Are there just that many ...
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11answers
341 views

Bridge Movie Night 4: A New Movie

Good <insert time of day>, everyone. Movie Night's been great fun. Three runs in (technically four with the 2 nights scheduled for Guardians of the Galaxy and Big Hero 6) and I think we have a ...
0
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1answer
105 views

Can the close review queue stop assuming that an edit to a duplicate is the last action I want to take?

Disclaimer: This is about closing as duplicates only - not other types of closures. When in the review queue for close votes, I sometimes find myself reviewing a question that has been voted for ...
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2answers
352 views

Should questions about Screeps go to Arqade or Stack Overflow?

Should questions about Screeps (A game where you play by writing JavaScript code) and similar games be on Arqade or on Stack Overflow?
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4answers
679 views

We shouldn't help users run pirated software [duplicate]

Edit: There does seem to be a bit of confusion from some people about my stance, so I want to be perfectly clear: We shouldn't require users to prove they own a copy of the game, and we should ...
5
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1answer
32 views

How do I see my flags in the new profile view?

I like the swanky new profiles as much as the next guy, but I can't seem to find my flag/helpful flag count anywhere anymore. On the old profile, they were just at the top of the page under all the ...
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votes
1answer
93 views

Why don't we create a chat room? [duplicate]

I think that we need a chat room, just like in some other SE websites, where we can ask some off-topic stuff (etc.), show off new questions, discuss about something etc. For example ...
0
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1answer
47 views

Sort questions by most viewed?

I curious to know how does one sort all of the site's questions by most viewed? Is it the most frequent filter?
2
votes
1answer
60 views

Why wasn't I listed for putting a question on-hold?

I flagged this question as 'Unclear what you're asking' due to the lack of information and because it sounded like it was asking Supercell a question (see my comment). When I revisited the question, ...
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votes
1answer
52 views

Hiding/graying out closed and on-hold questions in list?

Often times there are questions that are picked up by my favorite tags list or I am able to answer, but they are closed or have been put on hold. Since I am not high enough reputation to do anything ...
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0answers
72 views

“Accepted by popular vote”?

Depending on the answer to the first question, the second part may/may not be relevant. What purpose does accepting an answer serve? Is it purely to show what worked for the OP? Just an incentive by ...
1
vote
1answer
56 views

Should I update my spoilers?

I have an answer for What does the ending for Dark Souls 2 mean?, which is effectively one giant spoiler. However, 1 year later, the ending is pretty much common knowledge, so I was wondering whether ...
1
vote
1answer
65 views

Very large Quote?

I just answered this question with links and quotes. The real in-detail explanation, seen in the second link in my answer, would be very big. Does it make sense to copy & paste such a huge ...
10
votes
1answer
299 views

What happens with vulgar user names?

Just came across this new user after their name popped up in the review queue. Someone already made a point to them about their user name on this answer, but what actually happens in this situation?
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vote
0answers
44 views

What are the rules of Minecraft Mod questions? [duplicate]

We have had quite a few questions regarding Minecraft mods, some along the lines of "Mods crashed. Halp". A lot of these get closed, which is understandable. Unmodded Minecraft crashes are hard enough ...
4
votes
1answer
43 views

How are answers with the same score ordered?

I recently answered a question here. 2 minutes later, another person answered the question. I noticed that after visiting the question a few more times, my answer seemed to switch with the other ...
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votes
2answers
81 views

“Not constructive” flag on comment declined [duplicate]

Why was this "not constructive" flag declined? I don't think that it contributes anything at all to the question and answers. Did I perhaps flag some adjacent comment by accident?
3
votes
1answer
51 views

Create [tag:nintendo-network-id]+ synonymise [tag:nnid]

There are some questions specific about the NNID, but we do not have a tag for it yet. Those questions are mostly tagged as 3ds, 3ds-xl and/or networking. I think we should create this tag, and retag ...
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0answers
67 views

“Scholar of the first sin” tag?

Since the release of the Scholar of the First Sin edition of Dark Souls 2, people have been asking questions about the functionalities of the game. For example this one here is about accessing a boss, ...
3
votes
0answers
76 views

Can't track a tag badge in my profile

When I go to the tag badge tracker in my profile, it says that I already have the skyrim gold tag badge, and I am unable to select it to be tracked. However, when I go to the badges section of my ...
0
votes
1answer
95 views

What to do with a highly voted answer that is half-wrong?

On the question How do I earn SC2's "Hurry up, it's raid night" achievement?, there is an answer which is highly voted (+25/-2), yet noticeably wrong. The answer makes two separate ...
4
votes
1answer
44 views

Why can't I edit this question?

Recently, I came across this question. I wanted to edit it because of obvious reasons. The title was bad, the question was bad and there was irrelevant text in it. Also, it had the wrong tag. ...
0
votes
1answer
52 views

Very little attention for a bountied question

I have a question which I asked 10 days ago which could affect over 10 000 people playing Shadow Fight 2 on Windows computers. But it only reached about 30 views after 3 days. So I offered a 50-rep ...
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votes
2answers
80 views

Why was this flag declined?

I flagged this answer because it was inaccurate and provided incorrect information, but my flag was rejected. Here's a screenshot. I'm not sure why the flag was declined, as I was indicating the ...
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votes
1answer
70 views

Why do people ask drop rate questions?

What is the point of these questions? It's not like the person is going to stop running a dungeon trying to get the item. And it's all luck, the rate could be 50% but it's entirely possible to run a ...
18
votes
2answers
273 views

Minecraft crash question duplicates and SEO

The current meta Minecraft crash questions should be made off-topic: yes/no? seems to agree that Minecraft crash questions should be outlawed with an exception for vanilla crashes. Now I assume we ...

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