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2011 Community Moderator Election [closed]

The 2011 Community Moderator Election is now underway! Community moderator elections have three phases: Nomination phase Primary phase Election phase Most elections take between two and three weeks,...
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Consider creating a separate tag for Fortnite's "Battle Royale" mode

fortnite has an entirely distinct Battle Royale game mode (PvP, Save the World is PvE), which is sometimes referred as a standalone title, with its own progression system and game mechanics. It may ...
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Retag request for zerg, protoss, and terran

There seems to be a general agreement that zerg, protoss, and terran should be retagged as starcraft-zerg, starcraft-protoss, and starcraft-terran so that they follow the same convention as subtags ...
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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 font. ...
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Tag synonym request: [osx] -> [mac] [duplicate]

Currently, the excerpt for mac explicitly mentions OS X (as opposed to older operating systems to the mac). I agree with this definition since in common usage, "Mac" does indeed refer to OS X. But I ...
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Tag merge request: nfs-hot-pursuit and need-for-speed-hp

I don't have the rep needed to suggest synonyms, but nfs-hot-pursuit (9 questions) and need-for-speed-hp (6 questions) refer to the same game and I think they should be merged. It seems like most NFS ...
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Unable to zoom in on the Screenshot of the Week widget [duplicate]

I was unable to open a larger resolution version of the current screenshot of the week in a regular way. Seeing that the current one is mostly text, I wanted to zoom in and read what is written. The ...
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Tag rename request: [dragonage-origins] -> [dragon-age-origins]

dragonage-origins (35 questions) -> dragon-age-origins (0 questions) The actual title of the game has a space between "Dragon" and "Age". Chat discussion.
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Have "Ratchet and Clank" specific tags appear when you type "Ratchet"?

When I went to search for Ratchet & Clank related questions, it only shows the tag ratchet-and-clank As shown in the screenshot. However, most Ratchet and Clank games have their tag in the form ...
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Rename Heroes of Might and Magic tags

I would like to propose renaming the Heroes of Might and Magic series tags as following: heroes-might-magic-1 → heroes-of-might-and-magic-1 (27 characters); heroes-might-magic-2 → heroes-of-might-and-...
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Tag synonym request: [mtg-dotp-2012] and [magic-2012]

So Wizards of the Coast, not satisfied with having a really long company name, has taken to making video games with excessively long names, too. Last year, they released Magic: The Gathering: Duels of ...
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Tag synonym request: [minecraft-windows-10] -> [minecraft-pocket-edition] [duplicate]

As of Sept. 9, Minecraft Windows 10 beta is identical to Pocket Edition. Most questions regarding either pertain to the other, with the exception of minor technicalities such as savegame location (...
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Redirect tags to [tags]

The following tags should redirect to tags on Meta GSE, tag, tagging, and retagging. This is how MSO does it, so no reason not to follow.
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game-rec tag - four questions that need action

Something needs doing with game-rec - this tag is already marked clearly as off topic but has four questions against it that need some action taking against them. All four questions are only using the ...
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Merge my 2 accounts

I was just trying to swap around my Open ID (tossing MyOpenID and adding Google) and ended up creating a 2nd account. Could someone please merge my 2 accounts? The ID of my good account is 43, the ...
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Tag synonym request: [street-fighter-4] [street-fighter-iv]

Since street-fighter-4 and street-fighter-iv are the same game… I'm not sure about the direction, though. street-fighter-iv is the game's official title, but street-fighter-4 has more ...
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Please, blacklist the bugs tags

Today, couple of hours prior, the bugs tag was feed to Trogdor our favorite... dinosaur? (I'm not sure what he is) Well, through the span of some hours, appeared again, and raging, and was horrible, ...
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2016 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

In connection with the moderator elections, we are holding a Q&A thread for the candidates. Questions collected from an earlier thread have been compiled into this one, which shall now serve as ...
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Let’s build some Arqade community ads - congratulate our winners!

Competition closed! Winners announced here Something that I brought up on the community check in post was reaching out to Stack Exchange sites that share similar ball-parks to us, and doing some ...
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Diablo 3 is coming - train with us! [closed]

Diablo III is here! Therefore the training period has ended, and it's time to do battle for real. Winners for this contest have been selected. Congratulations to: fredley for asking What is a ladder ...
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Nuclear Dawn Giveaway [closed]

Update: We are at 15 people! psychonic says: I'm still awaiting contact from a few of them. If you still have interest, feel free to reply, although I cannot guarantee you a key. Regardless, everyone ...
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Put the Meta back in Meta Arqade

I noticed that the Arqade Meta doesn't have "Meta" in its logo. Was this purposeful or accidental? Not a top priority, but I suggest that Arqade Meta has the Meta text in its logo.
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League of Legends Contest - Round 3 (Final Round) [closed]

Edit: This contest officially ended last night. Winners are as follows: The most viewed question, What do I do against the infamous “gank squad”?, was asked by Resorath. The most viewed question from ...
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Mii Plaza mini games have different names worldwide than in the US, can the tags be synonymised? [duplicate]

The Streetpass Mii Plaza minigames currently use their US names, but worldwide they are known by other titles (see the Mii Plaza Wiki). Can we synonymise these two groups for ease of searching? ...
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Let's test out the Modded Minecraft Tech Support close reason

Update: The Modded Minecraft Close Reason review is underway. See the following post: Modded Minecraft Close Reason - Let's Review It's been a little over two weeks since our latest discussion ...
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2012 Community Moderator Election [closed]

The 2012 Community Moderator Election is now underway! Community moderator elections have three phases: Nomination phase Primary phase Election phase Most elections take between two and three weeks,...
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Close reason for game identification questions has dead links

Close Reason: This question appears to be off-topic. The users who voted to close gave this specific reason: "Questions asking for help identifying a game, whether based on a description, or ...
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How should we tag questions dealing with expansions of games?

Currently on the site we have 32 questions tagged under cataclysm and 11 questions tagged under expansions. Similarly, with DLC, we have some questions for Fallout:NV:Dead Money tagged as fallout-new-...
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Rename [gta-*] → [grand-theft-auto-*] to be consistent with other tags in the series

There are a number of tags for the Grand Theft Auto series, such as grand-theft-auto-5, grand-theft-auto-san-andreas, grand-theft-auto-5-ifruit, etc. However, this is inconsistent since there are a ...
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How do we deal with the remaining open game-rec questions?

We currently lack the "shopping recommendation" close reason proposed by badp in what is now the accepted site policy for dealing with game-recs. In light of this, should we leave the game-rec ...
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Should hyperlinks be more notorious? [duplicate]

I never thought of making a topic about it, but more than once I had to eyestrain (and placing my cursor over the whole text) to find the link within a paragraph. As the pic shrinks, it's easier to ...
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Can we improve the current way spoilers are written?

I've noticed that when hovering over a question/answer with spoilers, the text displayed will instantly pop up, and will give no warning of "spoilers" until you hover over it. Can we implement a ...
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Should we add [minecraft] to the tag blacklist?

Last month, we completed a big tag cleanup of the Minecraft tag family. A big part of this cleanup was the removal of minecraft in favor of version specific tags like minecraft-java-edition and ...
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Can we keep the lazers after the ME 3 promo? Please?

How about if I say Please 40 times?, What about then? Please please please please please please please please please please please please please please please please please please please please ...
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Use widescreen for embedded YouTube videos

For embedded YouTube videos, can the player be 16:9 instead of 4:3? Most video game videos will be in this aspect ratio nowadays. And it takes no additional screen real-estate: if you just make the ...
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2014 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

In connection with the moderator elections, we are holding a Q&A thread for the candidates. Questions collected from an earlier thread have been compiled into this one, which shall now serve as ...
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Let's clean up the Streetpass Mii Plaza minigame tags

6 years ago (wow!) I asked whether we should synonymise the Streetpass Mii Plaza names. The reason? The games were localised differently in the US, with each minigame gaining a completely different ...
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2011 Community Moderator Election #2 [closed]

With the growth of the Gaming Stack Exchange, and the loss of Grace Note as a moderator, it is time once again to hold Community Moderator Elections for 2 new moderators. The winners of this election ...
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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 ...
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SEO for AC: Revelations

Should the AC: Revelations tag be ac-revelations instead of the current assassins-creed-revel? Google doesn't (predictably) pick up on "revel" = "revelations", but easily seems to equate "ac" with "...
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Who is Brett White and why was he a moderator?

Who is Brett White? Is he an employee of Stack Exchange? Does that tiny psi/fork/trident in his username mean he's part of CHAOS? Is he going through highly viewed questions and editing their titles ...
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Can we get a red FAQ tag?

Web Applications launched before us as a beta, and they had a red faq tag. Cooking launched after us as a beta, and they got a red faq tag. In fact, Web Masters launched alongside us as a beta, and ...
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Change the title when the two most popular tags share a common prefix / substring

As seen in this discussion, the community seems to look favorably at tags in the form of [gamename-suffix], e.g. diablo-3-demon-hunter. Unfortunately, as Mark pointed out, this does not really sit ...
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The "moderator tools" privilege page still lists 2000 rep as the threshold

https://gaming.stackexchange.com/privileges/moderator-tools The number on the right is okay, but the text itself reads: When you achieve 2000 reputation, you will earn... Should be 10,000 - or, ...
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Can we rename the [mgs-5-online] tag to [metal-gear-online-3]?

*As per comments below - I've suggested a tag synonym* I understand that this tag is currently as it is due to it being the online portion of to Metal Gear Solid V, but it's actual title of this ...
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Tag rename request: [mtg-online] → [magic-online]

There are two questions tagged mtg-online; however, the name of the game is Magic Online, not Magic: The Gathering Online (the "The Gathering" part is just part of the logo in this case: it is not ...
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A suitable tag for "Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth"?

I've posted a new question about the new DLC of Binding of Isaac: Rebirth, which is called Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth. Of course I needed a new tag, but the name binding-of-isaac-afterbirth exceeds ...
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Lump of coal's hat description is incorrect

The description for the Lump of Coal hat is Downvote a question Yet I obtained this hat after downvoting an answer (10k only).
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Next Leaguecraft ggClassic presented by Arqade - play, ask, answer and win prizes! [closed]

This contest has officially ended. Congratulations to our winners! They are as follows (drumroll...): The 5 winners of the $25 League of Legends game cards are: ponsfonze monocledsardine Fluttershy ...
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Mists of Pandaria Streaming [closed]

Just wanted to let you all know that we're sponsoring Midwinter Guild as they participate in 10-man and 25-man beta raiding for Mists of Pandaria. They'll be raiding at 1:30pm and 7:00pm EST today at ...