Questions tagged [pokemon]

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Tag rename: [pokemon-sword-and-shield] ->[pokemon-sword-shield]

Can we get pokemon-sword-and-shield renamed to pokemon-sword-shield? It should be consistent with other Pokémon tags pokemon-omega-ruby-alpha-sapphire pokemon-sun-moon pokemon-black-2-white-2 etc...
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Consider creating a tag for the arcade game Pokemon Tretta [duplicate]

I was about to ask a question about Pokemon Tretta in Arqade, but I realized that there is no tag for it. I was guided to ask here for a tag creation since I'm not yet able to create one.
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Expanding tag names for Pokémon

I would like to propose renaming the following tags in the Pokémon series: pokemon-rse → pokemon-ruby-sapphire-emerald (29) pokemon-frlg → pokemon-firered-leafgreen* (25) pokemon-dpp → pokemon-...
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Is this “Individual Values” tag necessary?

I happened to notice that this question had an unfamiliar individual-values tag on it. Curious, I did a search to see if other questions related to IVs in the Pokemon series had this tag, but ...
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Is there a duplicate for that? Pokémon GO Edition

Well, with all the trouble people are having with duplication (see my recent meta about dealing with one such dup problem), I figure we should have a nice easy accessable list for people to easily ...
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Let's address the Donphan in the room- should Pokemon Go tech support be off topic?

For context and precendent: Minecraft crash questions should be made off-topic: yes/no? In fact, I might as well copy paste it and make a few changes. I'm tired of seeing terrible "Pokemon GO won't ...
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Can we make the Pokemon GO tag harder to post in?

Currently, Gaming.SE is being inundated with posts regarding the "account glitch," wherein players are forced to re-create their accounts from scratch. Is there some way we can add a sticky or some ...
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“Evolving/Powering Up *Insert Pokemon Here*”

I noticed today that there is a question about evolving or powering up a specific Pokemon, here. I remember a similar topic came up in Meta around the time of Overwatch's release, in which someone ...
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What to do with Pokémon Go questions where askers mistake us for Niantic support?

With the Pokémon hype, we're seeing a lot of new users finding their way to our Q&A site. Unfortunately, this means a lot of low level questions: Duplications Error related questions (i.e. ...
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Can we have a “Feature x glitches out” duplicate target for all Pokemon Go performance problem questions?

Over the last few days I have noticed people asking questions in the following form: I tried to do feature x, but it glitched out. or I tried to do y, but it never loads. Pretty much all of ...
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Edit rejected for changing title from Pokemon to Pokémon

I recently suggested an edit that changed Pokemon in the title to Pokémon, because that's the proper name of the franchise. The edit also made a similar change in the body and fixed another typo. ...
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What is the purpose of the [pokemon] tag? [duplicate]

On most Pokemon questions people add the pokemon tag, but it's often removed in the first edit by other users. So my question is: is it wrong to use that tag for a question about a specific game? If ...
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Changing Pokemon to Pokémon

Many of my posts about Pokemon have been edited. Is changing Pokemon to Pokémon really something best for this exchange? It seems to make it harder for Googlers to find the answers to their ...
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Pokemon X and Y tag canonicalization [duplicate]

Pokemon X and Y just came out yesterday, and predictably we have gotten an influx of questions. Unfortunately, some are tagged pokemon-sixth-gen and some are tagged pokemon-xy. These tags are being ...
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Tag synonym - [heart-gold] / [soul-silver] -> [pokemon-hgss]

Earlier discussion: Pokemon tag problems (Gotta Tag 'Em All) (This post is to ask for a higher-rep user to take an action on something from that discussion.) I already retagged all of the ...
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Pokemon tag problems (Gotta Tag 'Em All)

I was looking at this question and got worried, should I remove those two extra tags (soul-silver heart-gold)? So I asked in chat and got a good point from StrixVaria: Pokemon is all messed up. ...
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Will someone 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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How should we tag the Pokemon Mystery Dungeon series?

I just asked the first question on the site regarding the Pokemon Mystery Dungeon series. How should we go about tagging the games? Some information: There are currently 5 games that have been ...
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Do we need separate Pokemon tags for the same region/generation games? [duplicate]

What I mean, for example, is do we need separate heart-gold and soul-silver tags? I'm thinking of what kinds of questions are possible. The majority will be independent of what version is being ...