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Tag for the new game FIFA World

I would like to request a new tag "fifa-world" as well as a retag of the question I just asked here: What does the finesse modifier do in FIFA World? FIFA World is a new online game from EA that is ...
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Arqade League of Legends group

So, this didn't turn out to be one of my best ideas ever. Call it dead. I do like @StrixVaria's comment about compiling a glossary of terms and abbreviations, though, and @Raven has helpfully ...
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Slang with hints in Arqade

I was thinking about implementing a mouseover event that would allow the usage of slang words that are pretty common in gaming such as: Dmg for Damage Atk for Attack Def for Defense Afaik for As ...
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1answer
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Hovering over the community links changes the header height

These 3 links in the top-bar: When you hover over the links, the height of the whole div.header changes from 28px to 29px, which is caused by this rule: Tested in Chrome 33 and IE 11 in case it ...
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1answer
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How can we draw attention to old meta discussions?

I really like this site and how most of the rules here are working, but there are some things that are rather unclear. I often find myself in a situation where I want to ask a meta question about ...
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2answers
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Do moderators have the ability to mark an answer as correct?

I have noticed a lot of questions (normally by first time users) with perfect answers that are not marked as correct. Can moderators mark these as correct or is there a way to nominate an answer for ...
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2answers
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Minecraft tech support

Also tech support questions in general. I've been a member of this site for some time and these questions seem to be common and often completely useless. We've all seen them- usually along the lines ...
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How to handle modplatforms

D2Modd.in is a relatively new platform that enables you to play mods for DotA2. It is fairly popular with 200.000 Users that tried the platform. How should we handle questions about this platform? ...
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Why is the text on some questions larger than other questions?

After looking around, I've been noticing some questions have larger text, and some have smaller text. For example, a question with large text. Then here's a question with small text, almost ...
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1answer
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Is SE doing anything for Mario Marathon this year? [duplicate]

Two years ago, SE did something for Mario Marathon. Last year, however, they opted not to (perfectly fine), but I did a bit myself. Likely I'm going to do something else this year because we didn't ...
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1answer
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kbd formatted text overlaps normal text in a list

I noticed this in a recent post: It doesn't seem to happen here It doesn't seem to happen here But it does seem to happen here But it does seem to happen here I first wrote this post up on ...
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1answer
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Can [untagged] have a tag wiki?

I try to keep an eye on untagged and keep its population low. A couple of days ago it occurred to me that a tag wiki inviting others to do the same might be a good idea and so submitted an edit for ...
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1answer
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Tag synonyms not working as intended

I'm pretty sure the Tag Syonyms is not working as intended. Take the following example, for the tag counter-strike-go. Looks fine right? "global offensive" is listed as a synonym. Not so, when ...
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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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What happened to Retrosaur?

I have been on Arqade for a while now and I know Retrosaur as one of the most reliable guys. Recently, I noticed that all his comments and answers are gone (ohno!). Did he change his name or did he ...
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1answer
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How to get rss feed of favourite tags?

I'm sure that this has been asked before; however, a 5-10 minute search has not revealed any answers. Anyway,how do I get a feed of my favourite tags? I did check out this particular link RSS feed ...
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2answers
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Repeat questions with hard to find “original” post

Anyone who frequents minecraft has probably seen several questions of people asking where to find minecraft.jar, META-INF, or the bin folder. For example: My bin folder is missing I can't find ...
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0answers
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What happened to the [terraria-console] tag?

In the latest Meta discussion that I can find, consensus was reached to use the following tagging structure for the various flavors of Terraria: terraria <- terraria-pc ✓ terraria-console ...
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1answer
138 views

Tag for the new Final Fantasy XIII (Lightning Returns)

The official name of the game is Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII. I tried to create the tag lightning-returns-final-fantasy-13 but it exceeds the 25 character length cap. The actual tag being ...
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1answer
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Add the tag “shin-megami-tensei” as a synonym for the tag “smt”

I just saw that the tag smt was added for the game Shin Megami Tensei, but a tag with the full name of the game (shin-megami-tensei) doesn't exist. I don't have 5 rep in the tag so I can't suggest a ...
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Almost every answer is going to be opinion based, How can you possibly distinguish?

My point is that almost every answer to a question is opinion based. it will be very rare to find a single answer to any question and it is always what the "answerer" thinks is best. Many other stack ...
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2answers
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Should we include the game title in questions?

Firstly, I personally believe this is not a duplicate of Question with Vague title as this question is a lot more specific while that one covered a broad number of points and was thus difficult to ...
19
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1answer
405 views

Is this serial voting?

I go to a user, scroll through their contributions to the site. If I find something I think helps users out a lot, I upvote them. For some reason, I like visiting user pages, especially higher rep ...
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3answers
138 views

What's wrong with this tag wiki excerpt?

I recently suggested the following tag wiki excerpt for the diablo-3-crusader tag: Crusaders are the sword and board class for Diablo 3 Reaper of Souls. These champions of the faith are ...
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1answer
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Tag rename request - [tinkers-constuct] -> [tinkers-construct]

The current tag for the Minecraft mod Tinkers' Construct is misspelled. Can we rename it to the correct spelling?
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1answer
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Questions about player behavior in Online Games

In Online games the behavior of other players is a really important thing. Especially when it comes to competitive games or MMOs. Basically every game you aren't just in a small group (Coop zombie ...
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The bounty system is flawed IMHO [duplicate]

So I made a bounty to attract more attention: How do you see if a tile was watered? Same for another question. The only answer there is not worthy of 100 reputation since it does not solve the ...
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Main site and Meta unaligned

As well as the "Ask Question" button being in a different position on the meta (See this question), the entire "content" div is in a different position between sites. It's not much, but you can ...
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0answers
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Bounty notice overlaps with add comment link

As can be seen here at the time of posting, the add comment link overlaps with the bounty notice a little bit. Windows 8.1 Chrome 35, Firefox 30 and IE11 all have the issue, so it doesn't seem to be ...
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20answers
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The Memes of Arqade and its Chat

In the style of The Many Memes of Meta Catchphrases and concepts that spread from person to person are known as memes, which, courtesy the internet, can now explode across the earth like a highly ...
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2answers
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I think Santa Claus paid me a visit. Should we kill him?

Just now I had a slew of upvotes directed at me. This upped my reputation by 200. I know that this is something called "Santa Claus" in action. From what I've heard, some users will sprinkle upvotes ...
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1answer
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Consistency with the ID Request Ruling

I was reading here that ID Requests are Off Topic on Arqade, and in the tour it says as much, however i asked this question long after that ruling and there are still questions which are ID Requests ...
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1answer
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Are questions about item viablility allowed?

I recently asked this question, it was "closed as primarily opinion-based". Why is it considered opinion-based? There are item stats and damage that the marksmen will be doing to be considered, and ...
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1answer
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Should we add an “other” option when flagging a post?

Either it's just me, or I've there's not an "other" option for flagging. There is the box to notify moderators, but that's only for content that requires their direct attention. We should get an ...
3
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0answers
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“Ask Question” button in different position for meta than main site

I realise how trivial this is, but given how meta Arqade and Arqade seem graphically alike in every respect (apart from the grayscale,) it seems strange that the Ask Question button is in a different ...
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1answer
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Should questions about system requirements be allowed?

Should we allow questions about system requirements for a game? They may be indirectly related to that game, but more asking what their computer needs to play it. I'm struggling to see how questions ...
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0answers
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Where is it appropriate to ask about game ID's? [duplicate]

In the 'About' page, it indicates that "Requests for game identification or recommendations" are inappropriate for this community. Is there another place on SE where it would be more appropriate, ...
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3answers
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Is it bad etiquette to answer a question you've voted to close?

Just because a question isn't good for the website's format doesn't mean the asker doesn't deserve an answer if one can be squeezed in before the question is closed IMO. What is the general opinion of ...
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1answer
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Arqade clans in games?

After reading this post, I thought about possibly creating a Diablo 3 community where people from Arqade could play together. Are there any other games that already feature such clans / communities?
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10answers
639 views

Formatting sandbox

Feel free to do your tests here.
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1answer
547 views

For Charity. You Monsters

It's that time of year again! Mario Marathon is back again this year. The stream starts this Friday (June 20th) and they are once again raising money for Child's Play Charity, a charity dedicated to ...
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2answers
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Is it allowed to ask tips about new games I want?

Is it allowed to ask this communinty about what new game to buy, giving information about genre and gameplay?
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2answers
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Is it appropriate to seek alpha/beta testers at the site?

My goal with my project is a space shooter inspired by games such as Tachyon: The Fringe, Battlezone 1-2, Freelancer, Homeworld, Elite and such space environments. I built a "pre-alpha" release. Now I ...
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1answer
58 views

How do association bonuses work

A while ago, I earned an association bonus. It was 100 reputation. Now every stackexchange site I sign up for under my email address automatically has 101 reputation. I was curious as to how these ...
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1answer
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What happens to your bounty if no Answers are present on your question? [duplicate]

I've put a bounty on my question and there is no activity in terms of answers, what will happen to my bounty at the end of the period? If it does not go back to me would I be able to request ...
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1answer
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Why am I earning rep from this answer?

I'm confused here. I have an answer to this question here, and strangely enough, I'm earning reputation from it even though it hasn't been upvoted or accepted. Why? I not complaining or anything, but ...
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1answer
49 views

What's wrong with the voting restrictions?

Today I reached my "daily" limit of votes. I was told to wait one hour before I could vote again. Last time I had to wait four hours. Why?
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1answer
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The master list of questions which *really* need context

Due to the nature of video games, many things which wouldn't be tolerated in real life are allowed, if not outright encouraged. This tends to produce questions with bizarre, eye-catching titles which ...
2
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1answer
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Broken Link in Closing > Off-Topic

The highlighted link to this blog post is going to a 404. It looks like the link needs to be updated to point to: ...

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