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7answers
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Bridge Boardgame Night v1.0

There has been some discussion around the idea of playing some boardgames together, so let's try some! We'll probably use Tabletop Simulator to play, so if you want to participate, make sure to get a ...
59
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22answers
6k views

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 ...
10
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8answers
296 views

Minor design updates

Just want to give you a heads up that I pushed some design tweaks to our dev server. The changes will go live after our next production build. Visually it should "feel" the same as the old site with ...
5
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2answers
53 views

Are overseas Games allowed?

My problem stems from a beta im in, however, that beta is currently on going in South Korea. So if I were to post a question about said game, would it be closed?
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1answer
71 views

Age of Empires II HD merge request

It is a little confusing having 2 tags for the Age of Empires II game (one for the HD release). There doesn't appear to be a running theme for other games that have been "re-mastered" or ...
2
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2answers
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Can someone with more rep than me create a tag for Bloodborne? [duplicate]

I searched through the tag list for "Blood" and none of the results were for Bloodborne. I even searched through the new tags page as the game came out yesterday the 24th but I couldn't find a tag for ...
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6answers
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Bridge Movie Night 3: The Search For Popcorn

Bridge Movie Night is just getting bigger and bigger. As I haven't heard any complaints so far, I think we're going to stick with the same format. This meta will open for voting and discussion for ...
7
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1answer
129 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 ...
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0answers
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Is there a way to see why a bounty was awarded?

After browsing some posts, I noticed that some of them had completed bounties on them, and I wanted to know why a user gave a bounty. But, I was unable to figure why the bounty(s) were awarded. I know ...
6
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1answer
83 views

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 ...
5
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1answer
42 views

Sidebar links wobble when hovered

I just happened to notice a minor but annoying quirk in the styling of linked / related questions sidebar — when you hover the mouse over the links, all the following links move down by one ...
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1answer
42 views

line-height difference between paragraphs and list items

Paragraphs (<p></p>) and paragraphs in list items (<li><p></p></li>) have a different line-height. Example: answer with a paragraph and a list the ...
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1answer
35 views

How do I tag people in comments/questions?

I've asked several questions already and when someone answers I want to thank them but I don't know how to tag them in a post/comment. How do I do this?
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0answers
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Why does it say “User was removed” and not anything else? [migrated]

I just entered Stackoverflow and saw "-10" on the top, I checked it and it said "User was Removed". I was like "Whaaaaaaaaaat?" and I quickly entered the page, which said that one of my answers were ...
1
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0answers
58 views

Partly covered personal info

Go to your Arqade profile (Not Arqade meta) and click less info. Then click more info. This is the result. Notice the blank part? The blank part which covered my real name? Sometimes this bug ...
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0answers
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Flag on deleted answer still pending

I was just reviewing my flag summary when i came across this. It seems like the answer and the user was deleted, (probably causing the flag to disappear from the review queue) Link on the ...
6
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0answers
58 views

Should we ask people with Steam/Steam integrated game issues for their Steam profiles?

The tf2 trading only shows me a couple items when I have tons Aytimothy asked the OP for his Steam profile to further troubleshoot the issue. Should we ask for "personal" info when trying to fix the ...
0
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3answers
38 views

Flags in different chatrooms

I recently noticed that I get notifications about flags from chatrooms where I'm not a room owner. Now I'm not sure about whether this is intended or not but I feel like it doesn't really make any ...
3
votes
2answers
120 views

What to do with reworked/remastered games?

Recently, games are being reworked because of it's a very good game or a very classic game. I just don't know how to address them. One example is "Fable Anniversary", it's 'Fable 1' or 'Fable - The ...
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votes
1answer
60 views

tag people inside answer

Is there a way to add people and thank them inside answers? In this question I wanted to thank TimB for improving my answer but writing "Thanks to .." didn't seem correct.
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votes
0answers
65 views

Where did the meme for Hand Drawn circles come from? [duplicate]

I have been on the site for a decent amount of time, and I have noticed a site Meme (or maybe Stack overall Meme) about Hand Drawn circles that are involved in images. Where did this originate from? ...
0
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0answers
47 views

Odd behaviour when adding Images

I have a post that (admittedly I have attempted to add and re-add the picture) that just won't cooperate. I have tried on two different pc's, on two different networks, with no difference. My last ...
17
votes
3answers
616 views

Cheats in multiplayer games are banned, but what *is* a cheat?

In an early question in our site's history, we determined that questions about cheating in multiplayer games should be closed. But what exactly is a cheat? Third party tools? In-game exploits? Where ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

Is there a way to delete a tag? [duplicate]

I was creating a tag for this question, and I accidentally created two, one of them that is incorrect (late night mistype). Is there a way to delete the incorrect tag? This tag is the correct one, ...
16
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13answers
561 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 ...
5
votes
1answer
182 views

Does the site allow for questions regarding how to obtain a software update?

I recently asked a question of how I can obtain the latest official patch for an old DOS game. The official site no longer provides the patch, and most other fan sites for the game have dead or ...
3
votes
2answers
148 views

Close Reason: Can my computer run X

I really feel like the "Can I run gametitle on my machine" questions are popping up a bit too often and from what i've seen so far there is no easy accessible information about this topic except for ...
14
votes
6answers
461 views

Bridge Movie Night 2: Bridge Movie Nighter

After the rousing success of our first Movie Night, it's been decided that a second Bridge Movie Night is in order. The format will be roughly the same, we'll use Rabbit so that everyone can stream ...
59
votes
4answers
783 views

I've Leveled Up! - Leveling System for Arqade

We all love to gain experience rep here on Arqade, but wouldn't it be great if that translated into a leveling system? Don't you just want to see your experience bar build up as you answer more ...
0
votes
2answers
92 views

How do I add a picture to a Stack Exchange post?

I'm trying to make people see what I did. Can someone help me.
24
votes
4answers
467 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?
6
votes
1answer
117 views

Do we allow audio artifacts in game-identification questions?

Where does FF2's The Tank theme (titled metalfox.mp3) come from? I posted the question above to which a user immediately cast a close vote and a downvote, citing that an audio artifact wasn't ...
1
vote
1answer
68 views

How should we respond to an edit that removes the old 'Possible Duplicate' markdown?

I just made an edit to this question, and then noticed that it was marked as a duplicate . I couldn't however, see the duplicate notification at the top of the question. Diving in to the revision ...
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votes
1answer
95 views

How to deal with two different questions with one same answer [duplicate]

I just found a question which is different from this question that I've answered a while ago. Yet the answer of the older one is valid for both questions. How exactly should we handle these? I mean ...
6
votes
1answer
231 views

Are questions asking if certain gaming focused shops accept a specific currency on-topic?

So a question asking where to buy an XBOX Live Gold subscription with Bitcoins was asked yesterday, which was close as off-topic (and rightly so, since that was "Where to buy"). However, it appears ...
4
votes
1answer
177 views

Why is asking for payment-options flagged off-topic?

We got a question a few minutes ago which can be found here. I want to know why this got flagged as off-topic because i can't see reason for that. aytimothy gives the reason that this is about "pay ...
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votes
2answers
101 views

I'm not sure how to deal with this answer

This question was self-answered once the OP figured out what the problem was, however, the solution was pretty much "oh, whoops, I just mucked it up". made it work, it turns out my controller ...
23
votes
1answer
318 views

What are the requirements for asking a game identification question?

I want to ask about a game I don't know the name of. How should I do that?
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votes
1answer
47 views

Is it on topic to ask “help me remember this game?” [duplicate]

I have a computer game I played in the 90s that I can't remember the name of and am having trouble Googling. Is it on topic to post the details I do remember and ask if anyone knows the name of it?
4
votes
1answer
49 views

Flag Off topic -> migration gives only the option gaming-meta [duplicate]

I just flagged this question this question as off topic. I tried to use the option "this question belongs to an other site of the stackexchange network. But the only option I got there is ...
0
votes
0answers
39 views

'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'. (Normally, a user with 20K rep should be able to ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

Tagging issues when selecting from the list

I have found this on several SE sites, so I'm not sure what might be causing it, but sometimes when I start typing in a tag, like "dar" for dark-souls-2, I click on it in the list, but nothing ...
0
votes
1answer
47 views

Is there an easy way to tell where your rep has come from?

Before anyone blurts out with a "check the rep tab on your profile", let me explain myself properly. There is (generally) 3 types of rep income: Upvotes/Downvotes Accepted answers Bounties These ...
1
vote
2answers
68 views

Is it worth salvaging a closed question that someone else has asked?

Is it okay to edit another user's closed question in the hopes of getting it opened, or should that issue rest solely on the OP himself?
14
votes
1answer
607 views

Do we consider having a Youtube video as an answer acceptable?

Taken from this question. Is @BlaXpirit's answer too vague? I understand that he didn't explain what was going on in the videos, but merely linking them and saying "Watch them, you'll get your ...
1
vote
1answer
54 views

Do deleted answers eventually get removed permanently?

I'm new to the whole '10k rep' level, so bear with me. I can now see deleted answers on questions, which isn't a problem - but some of them seem to have stuck around for a long time, even long after ...
1
vote
2answers
56 views

If a question is deleted, what happens to any reputation linked to it?

Let's say someone creates a question, and after 2 days, puts a 50 reputation bounty. The question gets upvoted 20 times, and 3 answers get put on it. Answer A gets upvoted 5 times and gets accepted ...
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votes
1answer
51 views

How do I earn these types of badges?

I am enjoying earning badges and collection reputation on this site, but as I browsed some of the more veteran users, I saw a type of badge like this: Earned at least 100 total score for at least 20 ...
4
votes
2answers
79 views

Why can't I flag as “not an answer” even though I've never raised this flag?

This is either a bug or an unknown feature I'm unaware of but when I try to flag an answer, the "not an answer" option is grayed out and a message saying "you have already raised this type of flag", ...
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votes
1answer
101 views

Why was this question closed as “too broad”?

How do I deal with online trolling/harassment in video games?

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