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Call for community action: Can someone update this theme?

http://userstyles.org/styles/44566/gaming-se-black-edition I am using this style and I am sure others are using it. It would need a refresh for a couple of things: Change the highlight color from ...
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Why was this question mod opened?

I noticed a question was mod reopened. Specifically, this question. Normally, I wouldn't even care, as questions being reopened are a cause for celebration, as it means they've been fixed to be ...
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Closing the question as speculative

Could someone explain me how this question is speculative? My reasoning why it's not: I asked for facts, not assumptions. There is three concrete possible answers to question (no statement yet, ...
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1answer
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Can I answer my own question? [duplicate]

I wanted to ask a question so that I can answer it. I want to do this to help out people with the same question or issue, saving them the trouble of writing a question. Is this an acceptable thing to ...
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Limits to the possible scope of an answer - making a question invalid for Arqade [duplicate]

What is the limit to how large in scope an answer could be before a question is regarded to be too broad for Arqade and closed? Eg. closing a question were the answer "might" be to large / broad.
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What is the moderator's reason for deleting my question?

Is it because the question has already been asked and answered? Obviously there were pre-existing posts but they are no more helpful than the strategies I have already tried. Deleting my question ...
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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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Should we delete/merge the [sc2-build-order] tag?

Is sc2-build-order a legacy tag that should be deleted, or is there a reason it still exists?
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Steam item giveaway/trading thread

With Steam now giving away games as part of the Holiday Sale, a lot of us are bound to end up with extra copies of games. Instead of letting them sit around our Steam Inventories, let's spread them ...
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What are the non-game-name qualifier tags for this site?

Arqade tags are inundated with tags based on the names of games. Secreted within these tags are the actual helper / categorization / qualifier tags, such as achievements, controllers and terminology. ...
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Should a new tag be created for FTL: Advanced Edition?

This question about FTL:AE was recently asked, and marked as a duplicate of this one about FTL classic. Should a new tag be created such as ftl-advanced-edition for these types of questions, or ...
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Does making games within games belong here or on Gamedev?

With games like Little Big Planet, Garrys Mod, and now Project Spark I think we will start getting more questions making games using these games. I've never played little big planet so I don't know ...
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Appeal a rejected edit?

I've attempted to make an edit to a answer that was factually incorrect, however reviewers have rejected the edit. Raising another identical edit in the hope that it will get approved by other ...
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When does X come out on my system? [duplicate]

I noticed a question asking about when a Call of Duty: Ghost expansion was coming to PS4, which has since been deleted (@Frank found the question). I agree that these are not good questions, but the ...
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Untrusted Walkthrough

Would it be considered bad form to post my Untrusted answers for levels I have completed so far? I know questions have been asked here about the tag and our own Agent86 has answered on one or two. Is ...
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Cleanup 2014: It's time for burnination!

A continuation of The Great Arqade Cleanup of 2012. Call this the 2013 2014 edition if you wish. We've still got some horrible tags. I require upvotes as authorisation of removing them. This post is ...
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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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1answer
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Where did I go wrong in creating a new tag?

When I asked Using scoreboard objectives as arguments for commands, I created minecraft-commands, since I thought that such a tag would be useful now and in the future (especially since the Minecraft ...
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1answer
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What are Unicoins?

I noticed today, on the right of the main page, this: What are Unicoins? What are they used for? Is there a Pegasus-variant, perhaps with Rainbow-colourings?
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Top tags requiring a tag wiki.

Tag wikis are now prominently shown on hover -- all the more reason to at least write their excerpts down! If you have 2,000 rep, please consider contributing in tags you have upvotes for -- there ...
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1answer
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How do we tag outdated questions now?

I asked in this Question but did not receive any response: Outdated Answers Due to Patches So since "too localized" does not exist anymore, how do we tag questions that are outdated and are not ...
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1answer
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One User, Two Accounts

I've just found a user who has more than 1 account: http://gaming.stackexchange.com/users/73355/ostarz http://gaming.stackexchange.com/users/66739/ostarz I know it's the same person because of his ...
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1answer
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How is the number of Unicoins gained from mining determined?

I notice that, sometimes, when mining for Unicoins, I'll get several (I've noticed, I think, up to six at once). I'm wondering, is this based on how quickly I click on the rocks, randomly determined, ...
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1answer
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How can I undo a flag?

Today I wanted to flag a question which seemed off-topic while using the Android application, however, my finger slipped and I accidentally hit "Off topic > Game Engine/Development". Also, I noted ...
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1answer
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Raze the leveling tag

leveling seems too vague; it applies to every RPG (and most FPS nowadays). At one point, going by the synonyms, it used to be more focused on power-leveling, which I would consider something distinct ...
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z-level error with tags and message boxes

While reviewing a question, I decided to upvote it and noticed a white line on the blue warning box. The picture can explain better than I can. It seems to line up to the left part of the tag. I ...
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1answer
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Garry's Mod Question shows up twice in question list

I do not know if this is a bug but Garry's Mod Question shows up twice in question list. Here is a screen cap. Umm is this normal? If so then please just ask me to go away. :-)
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1answer
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Should DotA get another Tag synonym

I would like to suggest that defense-of-the-ancients2 and defenseoftheancients2 as a synonym for dota2.
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Questions about differences between the same game on different platforms

Are questions that concern the differences between the same game between different platforms permitted or encouraged? An example of this: How many official versions of flappy birds are there? ...
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1answer
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Burial at Sea tag?

Should we add tags for bioshock-infinite Burial at Sea DLC? If so, how should we go about it, since it was released in 2 parts? My guess would be to make it 1 tag called burial-at-sea or something, ...
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1answer
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Merge wrath-of-the-lamb into binding-of-isaac?

In light of recent decisions about the tagging of expansions, is there any reason why we shouldn't merge wrath-of-the-lamb into binding-of-isaac? In particular, I'm looking for: Questions that were ...
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Suggested edits for 2k Reputation users?

If this already exists please flame me for being blind because I couldn't find anything Everyone who has access to review queries knows that around 50% or even more of new users questions and answers ...
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1answer
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Why is this “unreleased content”, when it actually isn't?

How do I get the legendary Pokemon Diancie? Why was this closed? Ironically, even though some here thought it was "unreleased", at the time of the posting, the Pokemon was obtainable for JP ...
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2answers
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Professional Gaming

Since this is a Q&A site that focuses on gaming I've always wondered whether or not questions about professional gaming are on topic. Now I'm not talking about the "Pro Gamers" with a high ranking ...
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1answer
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I didn't get my badges

I couldn't get my badge that I earned I spent all my votes and didn't get the correct badge and I want to know where it is?
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2answers
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Game X Online — Post Beta, Pre Release

Meet Game X. It's an online game. A rather popular online game, in fact. That doesn't really matter, though. Whenever the game has to be maintained, this happens: This is the natural course ...
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1answer
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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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Oh, look, it's “unreleased content” again

So, apparently we recently had two closure/reopen wars on questions about diablo-3 and specifically the upcoming Reaper of Souls expansion ("What armor and weapons do Crusaders use?" and "How much XP ...
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Chat context menu no longer shows up

I used to get a chat context menu on the right side of the page. It said The Bridge (X people chatting). Underneath Minecraft or some such room (Y people chatting). All I see now is the Network Hot ...
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4answers
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Is this question off topic because of the release date?

So I recently asked a question about the new Diablo expansion. I know that the content isn't playable yet, but it's already in the game (files). I personally got a flail which is one of these items ...
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1answer
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Tool tips on tags (mouseover info) being displayed off-screen

When I hover over steam or other tags in the list of my favourite tags, the mouseover popup is shown partially off-screen: The page fit on-screen before the pop-up, and afterwards a horizontal ...
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2answers
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Scrollbar in #questions-table on user profile pages

Chrome/Win 10.0.648.119 beta. For some reason, if I open the developer tools and disable the .user-stats-table { overflow-x: hidden; } rule, the scrollbar disappears. Disabling the .fr { float: ...
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0answers
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“Strikethough” on reputation in the user page, when hovering

When hovering the cursor over someone's reputation number in the user page, instead of an underline appearing below the number like with usual links, the line appears much higher and looks like a ...
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0answers
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Headings differ in the revisions list from the actual post

Below is what it looks like on the actual post, which is normal font. This is also how it will render in the post preview. Below is what it looks like in the revisions list, which is pixelated ...
3
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2answers
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My top bar has partially disappeared

This is on Chrome and a hard reset does not resolve the problem. It also happens on meta and on other network sites. How do I fix this?
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2answers
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Clarifying titles for the more generic-sounding questions

This is barking up a similar tree as this former discussion. The subject of titles on Arqade is one with a long history here. You know me, I'm the answerer to our corpse question, so I'm not talking ...
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1answer
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if a tutorial is about a video game and not a computer is it still arcade or is it superuser?

I'm thinking of looking for a good tutorial on armegetron advanced or minecraft. Is that superuser or arcade? Could it be asked in either one? I know that tech tutorials are usually superuser. Thanks. ...
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1answer
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Changing question game tag error after answers towards original tag?

I just noticed that there is a question about cross-platform play of Civilization between Xbox and PC. It can be found here: Are the Xbox and computer versions of Civilization: Revolution ...
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1answer
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Alpha/Beta participation questions

I wanted to know whether or not questions about the participation itself of a certain Alpha/Beta is on or off topic. Nowadays there are many games that let you participate in a Beta as a casual gamer ...
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1answer
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Is it appropriate to ask for reopen votes?

Context: Can't remember an old "cyberpunk" Winforms game (Update, found!) Is it appropriate to ask for reopen votes? If it is, then please consider the following: I asked this ...

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