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Where did the Arqade name come from? [duplicate]

I'm just curious, what the origins of the "Arqade" name for the site are. Are there any reasons it wasn't just called Gaming?
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A new name for Gaming Stack Exchange?

In the past 3 months, Gaming has grown to be one of the largest sites in the Stack Exchange network. Skyrim boosted it into the big leagues in November, and now Mass Effect 3 is showing that that ...
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Why is Arqade spelled with a 'q'?

Why is Arqade spelled with a q instead of being spelled "Arcade" as is the correct spelling? I have looked around and could not find any evidence that showed that "Arqade" is even a real word. Is it ...
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Arqade year in review - your input requested! [closed]

The blog post is up! Thanks for your help. On October 6th, 2010, gaming.stackexchange.com graduated from beta status! In celebration of the 2 year anniversary of this date, I'm working on a "year ...
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Killing the robot in our Twitter account [closed]

Just wanted to let everyone know that we are testing out using @StackGaming @TheArqade manually. Until very recently, @TheArqade was only used to autotweet questions from our site, but we think that ...
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Why does Gaming SE have an 8-bit theme?

Modern video gaming is some of the most (if not the most) visually appealing and graphically intensive activity you can do on a PC/Console. Yet, Gaming Stack Exchange sports a theme that's out of an 8-...
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Why is the domain “gaming.stackexchange” and not arqade.stackexchange?

In every stack exchange site the domain name reflects the name of the site: magento.stackexchange.com => Magento webdev.stackexchange.com => Web Development Why does Arqade differ from this? ...
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Chat room for suggesting a new name for Gaming.SE [closed]

A couple months ago, David Fullerton posted a proposed new name for gaming.stackexchange.com: Game Council (see this post for details). Some members of the community supported the name, others were ...
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The Gaming logo doesn't show up on the hotdog-stand flair, can it be given an outline? [closed]

It's just about visible, but only just: How about:
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Can we increase the contrast between Arqade and Meta.Arqade's icons?

I saw this in my inbox today. Now, my screen cap + the imgur treatment appears to have enlarged the above picture, but when this was in my inbox, it was not readily obvious that one was for the main ...