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Screenshot of the Week #84 - Love Declaration/Valentines

Hello and welcome to the 84th Screenshot of the Week! To start with, congratulations to the winner of the previous contest! Batophobia's picture from wonderlands won with 13 upvotes (and Batophobia is ...
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Should we allow an identification question for a game CD or game bundle that lacks a media or screenshot of the game CD or game bundle itself?

A game-identification question was recently asked to identify a game bundle in a game CD but lacks a media or screenshot of the game CD or game bundle itself. I've voted to close it but it was left ...
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Rename [minecraft-education-edition] tag?

In the latest update, "Minecraft: Education Edition" was renamed only as "Minecraft Education" with a restyled app, as confirmed by the changelog and the new site icon: So, should ...
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2022: a year in moderation

As we say goodbye to the old year and welcome the new one, we have a tradition of sharing moderation stats for the preceding calendar year. As most of you here are aware, sites on the Stack Exchange ...
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Should we ban AI-generated content on Arqade?

ChatGPT-generated answers are becoming more and more frequent across Stack Exchange, and unfortunately, as of an hour or so ago, Arqade is no different. (I have flagged this answer with a link to some ...
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Screenshot of the Week #83

This contest has ended. Good day, and welcome to the 83rd Screenshot of the Week! To start with, congratulations to the winner of the previous contest! Batophobia's picture from xenoblade-chronicles-...
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Screenshot of the Week #82

This contest is over. Hello and welcome to the 82nd Screenshot of the Week! To start with, congratulations to the winner of the previous contest! Batophobia's picture from stray won with 12 upvotes! ...
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Will questions on the workings of NexusMods be on-topic here?

I like to know more about the ways in which NexusMods has treated their modders. I remember in 2021 they announced they would no longer support modders deleting their own creations, which caused some ...
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Can we standardize The Sims tags?

A the moment we have: sims-2 sims-3 (with a tag synonym the-sims-3) sims-4 But the original game is tagged as the-sims, and we also have the series one named the-sims-series Can we decide whether or ...
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Rename The Witcher 3 DLCs tags adding missing "the"

We currently have witcher-3-blood-and-wine and witcher-3-hearts-of-stone which are DLCs for the-witcher-3, so shouldn't they be renamed the-witcher-3-blood-and-wine and the-witcher-3-hearts-of-stone ...
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Screenshot of the Week #81

This contest is over. Hello and welcome to the 81st Screenshot of the Week! To start with, congratulations to the winner of the previous contest! Batophobia's picture from horizon-zero-dawn won with ...
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Rename [borderlands-pre-sequel] to [borderlands-the-pre-sequel]

I would like to propose renaming the tag for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel from borderlands-pre-sequel to borderlands-the-pre-sequel. Presumably the original tag was created before the character limit ...
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Screenshot of the Week #80 - Happy Holidays 2022!

This contest is over. Hello and welcome to the 80th Screenshot of the Week! To start with, congratulations to the winner of the previous contest! DLosc's picture from dorfromantik won with 16 upvotes!...
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Screenshot of the Week #79

This Contest is Over. Hello and welcome to the 79th Screenshot of the Week! To start with, congratulations to the winner of the previous contest! Wondercricket's picture from xenoblade-chronicles-3 ...
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Where do we stand on Mod Identification Questions?

Not too long ago, a question was asked to identify a mod in Minecraft: Can someone help me find this Minecraft mod name? There is a ten year old meta question about Mod Identification: Mod ...
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Screenshot of the Week #78 - Three Years of Screenshot of the Week: Celebration!

This contest is over. Hello and welcome to a special edition of the Screenshot of the Week! To start with, congratulations to the winner of the previous contest! Joachim's picture from dishonored-2 ...
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Are questions about running non-games on gaming hardware on-topic?

To elaborate on my question take the Steam Deck, which is designed as a handheld console, however, does have a "desktop" environment and can be used as a PC. From the tour I understand that ...
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I suspect someone is trying to avoid the question limit ban. Can anyone check?

I've recently noticed some suspicious activity surrounding a bunch of new user accounts created these past 9 days. These users are (from newest to oldest): sungi jinha 00luyan yang121 shelly bachi ...
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Is MIDI music from one game that originates from another game a valid artifact for the Game-Identification criteria?

I've been playing through a custom mission for descent-1, an old 6DoF shooter from the 90s. The mission contains custom MIDI music, with a few tracks written by members of the game's community, and ...
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Should we make [ultimate-ninja-storm] tags clearer?

At the moment, we have 4 tags for "Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm" series, which are: ultimate-ninja-storm-2 ultimate-ninja-storm-3 ultimate-ninja-storm-4 ultimate-ninja-storm-rev ...
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Do we have a canonical question documenting all the /execute subcommands?

As you may or may not know, /execute in MCBE has been updated, and its syntax has been changed to have parity with Java Edition. I plan to release a self-answered question detailing the updates to /...
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Should the "Which games use a neural network to influence gameplay?" question be reopened?

Recently, the question, Which games use a neural network to influence game play? was closed as an off-topic game identification question and left closed in the Reopen review queue. Should it be ...
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Screenshot of the Week #77

This contest is over. Hello and welcome to the 77th edition of the Screenshot of the Week! To start with, congratulations to the winner of the previous contest! Timmy Jim's picture from phasmophobia ...
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Should we have a new game tag for Victoria 3 [duplicate]

It seems as of now we do not have a tag for the newly released game Victoria 3.
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Should we add a tag warning to [game-identification]?

As this post discussed, and as a Stack Exchange Community Manager suggested, this question serves to ask the community the following: Should we add a tag warning to the game-identification tag?
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Why is "Apple Arcade" practically never mentioned/discussed in this StackExchange community?

I've often read on popular tech blogs how family friendly and consumer friendly (no rip-offs and hidden costs) "Apple Arcade" is. Yet there are virtually no questions and answers about "...
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Screenshot of the Week #76 - Halloween

This contest is over. Hello and welcome to the 76th edition of the Screenshot of the Week! To start with, congratulations to the winner of the previous contest! Batophobia's picture from gears-5 won ...
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Should we merge the overwatch and overwatch-2 tags?

I understand the motivation for having a different tag for sequels. However, I think Overwatch 2 is an exception, as it's a live service game that completely replaces Overwatch 1 (which cannot be ...
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Improving question on championship privilege

Re When does/do a champion/s 'defend' vs start from scratch? Difference between 'champion' and '(recurring) tournament winner'? Sorean suggests This is probably better suited for english....
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Screenshot of the Week #75

This contest is over. Hello and welcome to the 75th edition of the Screenshot of the Week! To start with, congratulations to the winner of the previous contest! Neonit's picture from fallout-3 won ...
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Should the "upgrading Nintendo Switch microSD storage" question be reopened?

This is about the currently closed question: What should I look for when upgrading Nintendo Switch microSD storage? It had been left closed in the reopen review queue. I don't think the above question ...
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Screenshot of the Week #74 - Inventory

This contest has ended Hello and welcome to the 74th edition of the Screenshot of the Week! To start with, congratulations to the winner of the previous contest! Faither's picture from mirrors-edge-...
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Should AutoHotkey and similar questions geared towards remapping keys/moving cursors/automation be allowed?

A question was recently asked about the Linux-only AutoKey, which is a scripting application that allows you to create hotkeys among other things. This is similar to the (Windows-only) AutoHotkey, ...
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I have a potential recommendation question

I want to make sure this won't break the rules, so I'm asking here first. I am on the final trophy of Pacman World Repac, which is to beat level 9 of Original Pacman. There 3 are patterns to follow, ...
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Screenshot of the Week #73

This contest has ended. Hello and welcome to the 73rd edition of the Screenshot of the Week! To start with, congratulations to the winner of the previous contest! Joachim's picture from a-plague-tale-...
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Screenshot of the Week #72 - Living with Nature

This Contest has Ended. Hello and welcome to the 72nd edition of the Screenshot of the Week! To start with, congratulations to the winner of the previous contest! Faither's picture from assassins-...
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Can I change my username? [duplicate]

How I can change my username? As you can see my name is was The Piano Man because I started out in music stack exchange. Now I am in different communities, and I think it's funny to have someone named ...
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Screenshot of the Week #71!

This Contest has Ended. Hello and welcome to the 71st edition of the Screenshot of the Week! To start with, congratulations to the winner of the previous contest! Neonit's picture from the-elder-...
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Should we rename [obs] → [open-broadcaster-software]?

Should obs be renamed to open-broadcaster-software? Spelled-out names are generally clearer than abbreviations, and I accidentally created a duplicate tag at the full name when doing some cleanup of ...
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Screenshot of the Week #70 - Supernatural & Undead

This contest is over. Hello and welcome to the 70th edition of the Screenshot of the Week! To start with, congratulations to the winner of the previous contest! Dragonrage's picture from rust won with ...
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Should there be a [minecraft-nbt] tag?

I've gotten in a dispute over correct tagging of the question Adding custom structure to replace ancient_city_center, in which the creator is adding minecraft-nbt and I think it's unnecessary and am ...
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Screenshot of the Week #69!

This contest has ended. Hello and welcome to the 69th edition of the Screenshot of the Week! To start with, congratulations to the winner of the previous contest! Joachim's picture from a-plague-tale-...
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New Minecraft proposed Site. What do you guys think?

I just proposed a new site on Area 51. It is about Minecraft, and I would like to know if it is possible to move all Minecraft questions from this site to that site (assuming that site gets made). And ...
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Screenshot of the Week #68 - Sheer Dominance

This contest has ended. Hello and welcome to the 68th edition of the Screenshot of the Week! To start with, congratulations to the winner of the previous contest! Faither's picture from the-elder-...
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Screenshot of the Week #67

This contest has ended. Hello and welcome to the 67th edition of the Screenshot of the Week! To start with, congratulations to the winner of the previous contest! Batophobia's picture from dragon-...
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Screenshot of the Week #66: Epic Fail!

This contest has ended. Hello and welcome to the 66th edition of the Screenshot of the Week! To start with, congratulations to the winner of the previous contest! Memor-X's picture from xenoblade-...
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Making list of achievements?

I was wondering if this has been done before on Arqade, and if it helps people or not. I am assuming making a list of achievements e.g. will not really help at all as there are many websites online, ...
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Are questions regarding how to spend rare resources on-topic?

A game I am playing has a rather rare resource, which I am uncertain how to spend effectively. I would like to ask a question on what the best way to spend said resource would be, but I'm worried it ...
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Fix tag inconsistency for Kingdoms of Amalur

We have two tags for this game: kingdoms-amalur-reckoning for the original 2012 version kingdoms-of-amalur-re-reckoning for the remastered 2021 version I suppose this was due to our old 25 ...
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Screenshot of the Week #65

This Contest has ended. Hello and welcome to the 65th edition of the Screenshot of the Week! To start with, congratulations to the winner of the previous contest! Pinckerman's picture from horizon-...
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