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Tag synonym Request: prof-layton-last-specter -> prof-layton-spectre-call

The fourth game in the Professor Layton Series is called Professor Layton and the Last Specter in North America, and Professor Layton and the Spectre's Call in Europe. Due to this we currently have ...
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Export of tags with disproportionate question-to-follower ratio?

We've had a few discussions lately about proper use of tags on SGE: Let's talk about Mods [baby] An End to Endings Request for Tag Burnination: Review All are based off of the same concepts: Meta ...
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Tag Synonym Request [playstation-3] ->[ps3] [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Tag Synonym Request: [PS1] -> [Playstation-1] ; [PS2] -> [Playstation-2] ; [PS3] -> [Playstation-3] There are quite a few questions tagged playstation-3, but a lot ...
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Extension to inline spoiler text

Spoiler text has already been basically implemented as shown in post.. What I would like is to not have to make a post look like this to achieve this and instead have it appear more inline like below,...
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Why can't I award a bounty immediately?

So, I have the ability to award a bounty because I wish to award a particular answer. So, I do that on the question. This implies I have already "lost" my reputation I decided that one of the ...
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Is there a way to send private message on gaming?

I feel like an idiot, but I don't see any way to send a private message to someone, is this not allowed or am I a blind old man? I want to prompt someone to accept my answer since they said it fixed ...
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Rename [star-wars-tor] → [star-wars-old-republic] [duplicate]

I'm playing around with Google searches, and it looks like we're at a big disadvantage due to our SWTOR tag being star-wars-tor. It seems like people will either be searching "SWTOR" or some variant ...
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Should hat dash continue after christmas?

The title resumes the question... So I officially request that hat dash continues after Christmas time. What do you think?
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Show check marks for the hats I've obtained in the full hat rack [closed]

Would it be possible to link the listing at hatdash.com to the site so that hats we do have are checked? Maybe integrate the full listing into our regular profiles adding a link to show all hats? ...
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Would you liketh a user icon in the style of my hat designs?

In the spirit of the season, I grant-eth ye one wish-eth! If any of our users think it would be cool, I'll do 10 user illustrations in the style of the Hats illustrated for the gaming site. First 10 ...
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Can we add a close button to the hat popup?

I'm having a lot of fun with the Hat Dash (I swear, Gaming.SE gets the best toys), but there's a minor UI issue that's bugging me. When you click a hat on the Hat Dash home page or another user's ...
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Add support for embedding “youtu.be” links

Youtube launched a site-specific URL shortening service (youtu.be) about a year ago, but we currently only support full URL. Can we get support added for the shortened ones? They can even be ...
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Spoilers cannot be made visible on iPad

I like to browse this site with my iPad and I noticed that there's no way to make spoilers visible. On your normal browser, the spoilers become visible on mouse-over, but such a thing doesn't really ...
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Is there a listing of recent feature changes made only to Gaming?

I'm curious about this after this question about a recent change made. Is there (didn't find through search), or can there be a meta posting with a listing of recent changes (code, design, tags, ...
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Why are questions adding the top two tags to the title?

A few of us noticed today that Gaming has started adding twice the number of tags into the title of the page (if the Question title doesn't already contain the string in question). In a word, why? ...
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Should “hide ignored tags” be the default?

The recent spate of Skyrim questions has made the home page unusable for people who aren't interested in the game. Due to the nature of the gaming site (and since we're probably going to do more ...
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Tag Synonyms: [dating], [romance], [marriage] & [sex] → [relationships]

I'd like to request that dating, romance, marriage & sex be preemptively made synonyms of relationships as this will help people searching in this domain. I'd suggest them directly, but I keep ...
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Main chat feeds double-post Skyrim/MW3 questions

Someone, probably in retribution for me complaining about something else, decided to cause me more irritation with the main chatroom ("The Bridge") feeds. Message feeds Recent Questions - ...
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Gaming.SE should get a Google+ Page

Now that we can finally have pages on Google+, Gaming should totally get one!
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Rename [skyrim] → [elder-scrolls-skyrim] [duplicate]

Because, you know, scrolls is a pretty important aspect of the game.
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Rename [bootcamp] → [boot-camp]

Apple's Boot Camp is two words, so I'd like to request that the tag bootcamp be renamed boot-camp.
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Tag Synonym Request: [steam-store] → [steam]

The tag steam-store should be made a synonym of steam, as we don't need to split hairs for the service as the store is just a part of the continuing transactions with the service regarding any game.
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Tag synonym request: [keyboard-shortcut] and [key-binding] → [keyboard]

The wiki for keyboard says it already covers what keyboard-shortcut and key-binding cover, so I think they should be made synonyms of keyboard. keyboard-shortcut → keyboard key-binding → keyboard
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Twitter user StackGaming needs some common sense [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Setting priority for Twitter #hashtags from question tags Make a special tag class for "game tags". Allow tags to be blacklisted specifically from appearing in the ...
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Rename [censor] → [censorship]

The tag censor should be renamed to censorship, as censorship is the proper name for the subject.
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Will someone one create a pokemon-second-generation and pokemon-third-generation tag, please? [duplicate]

It would seem that all of the other generations are represented except for these ones. I can't yet add tags. Will you please add them for us?
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A tag for finding information on obscure games?

There are a a few obscure games that I know the title of, but I can't seem to find any information on them. Googling them leads to games with similar title, but after several pages I get nothing. Is ...
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Image floating in questions and answers

Is it possible to float images here in Gaming.SE? It seems the html style-attribute is completely disabled, any other way to do it? What do I need it for? See my answer here as an example for the ...
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Tag synonym request [gba] & [gameboy-advance] → [game-boy-advance]

I want to request that gba & gameboy-advance be made synonyms for game-boy-advance. I tried doing it myself, but I don't have enough rep there to do it myself.
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Tag synonym: [osx] → [mac-os-x]

The tag osx should be renamed to mac-os-x as that is the proper name of the operating system.
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Tag synonym request: [gameboy] → [game-boy]

Game Boy is two words, so I would like to request that gameboy be renamed/made a synonym of game-boy.
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Tag synonym request: Merge [zelda] → [legend-of-zelda]

I'd like to request that zelda be made a synonym of legend-of-zelda. Old proposal: I'd like to request that zelda and zelda-classic both be made synonyms of legend-of-zelda.
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Post annotation and outdated information

One of the new shiny tools moderators get to use now is post annotations. This results in a small box below the post itself with the notice text. You can currently see it in action here, on a ...
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Setting priority for Twitter #hashtags from question tags

Sometimes the mechanism that posts tweets seems to be posting the least relevant tag as the Twitter #hashtag. For Example: http://twitter.com/StackGaming/status/113546504408547328 Can you answer ...
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Tree tag redirects to Minecraft tag?

https://gaming.stackexchange.com/tags/minecraft/synonyms Apparently trees redirects to minecraft How did this happen? and can we get that removed please.
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Steam profile badge on your Gaming profile badge too?

Now that Steam is an OpenID provider especially, I think it would be cool if it showed some basic Steam profile info alongside your Gaming SE profile badge (if set on your profile page to allow it). ...
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Tag synonym request [sneak] → [stealth]

I'd like to request a tag synonym for [sneak] into [stealth]. Sneaking in the sense of movement would fit well in stealth.
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Can we try and recognise game-rec questions before they're asked? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to have a pop-up upon using the [game-rec] tag? game-rec questions often contain words such as "suggest", "similar", "recommend". Can we have a notice displayed ...
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The FAQ has pictures from other sites and with the beta CSS

I don't know how long it's been since I visited the FAQ, but I found my way there today and noticed that all the example pictures (which I don't think existed before) show the CSS from beta sites, and ...
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Tag synonym request: [hotkeys] and [keyboard-shortcuts]

There are 18 questions tagged hotkeys and 14 questions tagged keyboard-shortcuts (and of these, 3 questions share both tags). I can't quite see the difference, I really think one of these tags should ...
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Tag synonym request: [dual-screen] -> [multiple-monitors]

dual-screen (3 questions) can be said to be a private example of multiple-monitors (8 questions), so I suggest making the former a synonym for the latter.
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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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Skip the primary phase if enough candidates withdraw

At the end of the nomination phase there were 12 nominees, so a primary phase was required. During the primary, 2 nominees withdrew their nomination. Doesn't that mean we can prematurely end the ...
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Add the ability to hide text in chat

A spoiler 'tag' to hide text for questions and answers was added back in December (>!), however, Stack Exchange has yet to add anything similar to chat. Considering chat conversations can lead just ...
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Tag synonym request for servers and installation

Saw on a post someone using : dedicated-server server and servers. Not sure to merge the first one with the last two, but server and servers could be synonyms. I'm not sure we needed the server tag to ...
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Why isn't the Blog linked to the OpenID system?

Despite the art looking similar on the Blog, nothing screams "I'm not really a part of StackExchange" than the lack of OpenID. Why can't I use it to post instead of handing over my Name/Email every ...
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Can the blog contain links to the twitter accounts somewhere

Can the blog contain a follow me or similar twitter link for the @StackGaming twitter account or the proposed account from this question etc i think it would be a neat addition and useful ...
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The form for flagging an answer obscures the answer being flagged

I've been noticing something about flagging answers that I forgot to put into a question until today ... when you flag an answer, the modal form that appears is covering the answer that was flagged. ...
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Blog design improvement request, tags

So it seems that administration request on the blog has to be posted here, so. On the blog there is currently no mention of categories and tags in articles. You can browse categories via the "Topics"...
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Twitter account for gaming.blogoverflow.com

I've been seeing the statistics for gaming blog this evening. It seems that all visitors come from chat rooms. (And some blogoverflow.com today since Rebecca has been announcing it all day :D) Would ...