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Questions tagged [sub-tags]

for questions about tags which define subcategories under a game, such as [tf2-spy], [minecraft-commands], or [mass-effect-3-multiplayer]

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Why do we have so many Minecraft tags?

Most games have a single tag, and all questions about that game fall under that one tag. Some games have extra tags for various DLCs. But minecraft has too many to count. Literally, too many to ...
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Are game subtags still needed?

I'm talking about tags like tf2-spy, diablo-3-wizard, and starcraft-zerg. I believe only team-fortress-2, diablo-3, and starcraft-2 use subtags like these. I have the feeling these tags were created ...
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Do you need the [minecraft] tag for [minecraft-commands] or [minecraft-redstone] tag questions?

Recently, I have noticed a lot of Minecraft questions are being edited mainly concerning tags. There are cases where the minecraft tag is being added (in the edits) to questions that are specifically ...
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Do we want tags for specific heroes or roles in Overwatch?

As per Should we allow tags for a specific class in RPG games?, we consider adding sub-tags for games on a case-by-case basis. Some of the games we have done this for include Team Fortress 2, Diablo ...
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Do we need a separate Starcraft: Legacy of the Void tag?

I just noticed that a sc2-legacy-of-the-void tag has been added: How to pass "Evil Awoken" mission of prologue campaign on Brutal? Judging from our past experiences[1] [2] with Heart of ...
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Using game sub-tags but not using the game tag

This issue came up recently after I retagged a pair (1, 2) of questions to add the dwarf-fortress tag. Both of the questions only had the dwarf-fortress-adventure tag. A while later the changes were ...
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Why does Team Fortress 2 have sub-tags?

Ok, the title might seem a little stupid because I have no idea what this kind of thing is called. For example, when I click on team-fortress-2, I see in the related tags section: tf2-spy, tf2-mann-...
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Questions tagged [Minecraft] and [Minecraft-redstone]

There are currently 113 questions tagged minecraft-redstone and all but one of them are also tagged minecraft. The other, is additionally tagged with minecraft-xbox. Should every question tagged with ...
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Why do we have tags like diablo-3-demon-hunter?

The tags for questions concerning Diablo 3 characters look very redundant like this: diablo-3 diablo-3-demon-hunter For Starcraft there is no starcraft-1-terran and starcraft-2-terran. It is just ...
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Should we allow tags for a specific class in RPG games?

Browsing the site today, I came across this question, which was unique in Diablo 3 in that it is the only question with a secondary tag for the player class. Taking guidance from this meta question, ...