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As of 2019 am I allowed to ask about speculative lore on Arqade?

I've recently become very interested in the Bloodsouls lore and this got me to thinking: Can I ask about questions about speculative lore on Arqade? I've read through questions already asked on the ...
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How do I log out of Gaming StackExchange?

I just registered with this gaming site and I can't find the "log out" button. How do I log out?
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Why is my question downvoted, and why no comment and low views after a while

I have a question about my Arqade post: What is the sound ID of the Neutron Punch spell in Elemental Battlegrounds on Roblox? Why does no one answer my question for a while? I really need an answer! ...
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Can the tag needed for my mis-tagged question be created?

I just posted this question. It should be tagged warlords-battlecry-2, but the tag doesn't yet exist and I lack the rep to create it. Would someone with 300+ rep mind creating the tag and applying ...
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Add 'ssbu' tag synonym to 'super-smash-bros-ultimate`

I don't have 5 score in the category yet, but this seems pretty obvious. Smash Bros on the N64 is often just called smash 64 Smash Bros. Melee is often called ssbm or melee Smash Bros. Brawl is ...
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Why do I have a tumbleweed badge?

I just checked my profile here and I have a tumbleweed badge. The description for the badge goes: Asked a question with zero score, no answers, no comments, and low views for a week. However, I ...
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Why can't I delete a post I made?

I posted a question a couple years ago. It did not receive any answers for several days, at which point I decided to do my own research for a second time to see if I missed something, and found the ...
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How do I edit my profile?

I wasn't entirely sure where to ask this, but this was the best place I could think of. I'm trying to edit my profile on stack exchange, but I can't figure out how. I've matured a lot since I created ...
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How do I link to a meta tag in the main site?

So, as you know, if you write a tag, like so: minecraft [tag:minecraft] SE automatically converts that into the relevant site's tag link and formats it nicely like the ones at the bottom of the ...
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Imprecise answer accepted, what to do?

On this question, the accepted answer mentions key ghosting, although the actual issue the user is experiencing is key rollover. This answer is not outright wrong and it has the potential of offering ...
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Causes appearing different at first glance revealing themselves to stem from a common issue are considered duplicate?

Based on: When is a different question a duplicate and when it isn't? and: Should different questions that yield similar/duplicate answers be closed? adding to the general confusion duplicates are ...
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Can someone delete all those unused tags?

I noticed that there are pages and pages of unused tags in the tags list. Is there any way for someone to delete them?
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Support - Request for a new Tag [duplicate]

Apparently, no matter what I do, I can't post a question without a Tag, and I can't make a Tag since I don't have 300 reputations or whatnot... it's for the game "Harry Potter Hogwarts Mystery"...
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Rename [rct-classic] => [rollercoaster-tycoon-classic]

I think the old name should live as a synonym. Let's rename rct-classic to rollercoaster-tycoon-classic. Also I, uh, inadvertently created roller-coaster-tycoon-classic (note the - in roller-coaster),...
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Why were two of my downvotes reverted?

This morning I noticed I had received two separate instances of +1 reputation on answers (one, two), both of which were labeled "undownvoted" in the reputation tab of my profile. As I hadn't removed ...
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is there any way to protect questions against edits

Basically the title sais it all. This is a question I posted today: https://gaming.stackexchange.com/posts/338179/revisions As you can see the edit butchers the question (removing over half of its ...
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VLQ flag declined

Some time ago I VLQ flagged this answer and it wasn't disputed, but declined right away..? Can a VLQ on an answer be declined (the actual reason was declined - flags should only be used to make ...
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Undeletion request, question deleted by user after receiving an answer

I answered this question yesterday, Can Zarya block Tracer's ultimate after being stuck?, which was then deleted by its owner. I can't see any reason why it might've been deleted, and it seems a ...
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Is deleting a post you flagged abusing the system?

I noticed that when I find an answer that qualifies for a NAA flag, or some other flag which would make the answer eligible for deletion, I can both flag the answer and vote to delete it. If the ...
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Tag synonym request [armed assault] → [arma]

The tags arma and armed-assault should be synonyms. Both tags refer to the same game: ARMA: Armed Assault. From Wikipedia: ARMA: Armed Assault (stylized as ARMA; known as ARMA: Combat ...
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Finished the Curious badge, but haven't received it?

The badge Curious involves getting a 5-day positive question streak. I have done that. Here's a screenshot. You can see I've completed the badge. Its meter is filled. What happened?
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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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Rename [fire-emblem-echos-shadows-valentia] -> [fire-emblem-echoes-shadows-valentia]

Someone decided to go and extend fire-emblem-echoes-sov into fire-emblem-echos-shadows-valentia, which has one glaring issue -- "echoes" is spelled incorrectly. Could a moderator go and rename this ...
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Do you accept questions of the type “does x type of mod exist for game y?”

Here is a look at the question I would like to ask but I am not sure about its acceptance here: Do any single player style mods exist for Unreal tournament 2004, I am looking for a bit more than bot ...
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Is my question about the purpose of a screen element off-topic?

Yesterday I asked this question: Why is there a hash/checksum in the top left corner in fortnite? I just noticed that some people have tried to close it for the reason: Questions about Game Design ...
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Tag synonym request: Grand Theft Auto games, Saints Row IV

As per Should we standardize our tag formatting regarding Arabic vs. Roman numerals?, the official spelling of the game title should be used in the tags whenever possible, instead of replacing Roman ...
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Can I ask about Lumber Tycoon 2 on Arqade?

Sorry but I don't have enough reputation to ask this question on meta so I an asking it over here. The question is: Is Lumber Tycoon 2 a suitable game for this site? It's a multiplayer game based on ...
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Are there guidelines for Arqade question posts

Probably a dumb question but for the life of me i cannot seem to find the guidelines on what post should and should not be made.
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How to answer a question that's on hold?

I know what a specific question is talking about, and I have the answer to it, but 5 people have voted it as 'unclear what you're asking'. I know exactly what they're asking and I can fix it... so ...
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Why is my question not considered to be about Gameplay strategies and tactics?

Why is my question here not considered to be about Gameplay strategies and tactics or any kind that is on topic for that matter?
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Are my images not centered?

I wanted to layout my images in this answer centered, and I believe they are. Though I am using an ISP that seems to have banned imgur so I used a proxy to check them out, and a comment suggested that ...
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Why hasn't this tag with 0 questions been deleted?

When reviewing the list of tags on Arqade, I noticed a strange tag named 100-completion. Clicking on the tag reveals that there are 0 questions which use this tag. Trying to view the tag info page ...
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A large number of my questions and answers require editing — how to approach?

In the past I've used my private Imgur account to embed some images in higher, lossless quality (Stack Exchange's Imgur account stack.imgur.com compresses images above 1 MB in size). This may result ...
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Are questions regarding the performance of a game off topic?

I recently have had trouble with performance of a game (loading in etc). Would providing information about my system, as well as screenshots/footage of the issue be considered off topic? If so, what ...
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How to see my full Arqade post history?

Considering that Stack Exchange automatically deletes "dead" questions and deleted questions/answers are removed from user profiles after a certain time period (30 days?), active long-time users ...
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Marking questions as duplicate

People have been marking one of my questions as a duplicate. I'm confused on how they did it when I saw [duplicate] on the title and a message saying that mine is a duplicate of a different question. ...
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What syntax should be used for Harry Potter game tags?

Since the game titles are lengthy, shortening or abbreviations are necessary. The "mainline" Harry Potter games: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone Harry Potter and the Chamber of ...
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Dune2 tag synomyms

Some confusion arose while tagging this question. The game in question was called "Dune: The Battle for Arrakis" on Genesis/Mega drive, "Dune II: Battle for Arrakis" on PC in Europe, and purportedly "...
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Tag wiki reviews - editing text

When I'm reviewing a tag wiki addition, it prompts me to Approve, reject, or improve edits suggested by users Most of the reviews I've done are in cases where there is no existing entry and ...
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The game Go is replaced by a synonym for PokemonGo

I am an enthusiastic player of the board game called Go (Wikipedia on Go), as it's called in Japan and "the West". (It's known as "Baduk" in Korea, and "Weiqi" in China.) Though originally a board ...
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Selecting/copying text from a code block

I am new to Arqade. I am trying to learn procedures and structures here. I have mainly only answered questions about Minecraft. Some of the questions have included a large command in a code block, ...
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Is there a limit on how many posts you can edit?

Is there a limit on how many times you can edit? Sometimes the edit button doesn't come up but it comes up after another one of my edits is accepted. Is there a limit on how many edits can be pending ...
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Giving in to offended people is never a good idea

Since no moderator bothered to answer me privately, I drag this into public. For years I had the same user name here and now I am forced to change it because 1 Person got offended? That is a stupid ...
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Why are a lot of my edits being rejected?

Recently a lot of my edits have been rejected by the same user, all of these edits were correcting basic English, such correcting "cus" to "because", or "dose" to "does". Is there a policy against ...
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My question about Nexus Mod Manager was locked, other questions about the program are allowed

I have a question about my Arqade post: How does Nexus Mod Manager install mods? I asked a general question about functionality of the program. There are nearly ten questions about NMM on the site, ...
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How did I receive 207 reputation if the max is 200?

Yesterday, I gained 207 reputation on Arcade and I got a badge claiming I hit the daily reputation limit of 200. However, I thought that you could only get 200 reputation in one day, so how is this ...
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What does “Impact” mean?

I have this wierd impact thing where I can flag and that stuff, what does the Impact mean? What does the 66 mean?
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Is there any reason why the Final Fantasy tags don't have a corresponding 'FF' tag synonym?

Most Final Fantasy games have quite a lot of ways to be expressed: Final Fantasy IX (Name, Roman Numeral) Final Fantasy 9 (Name, Arabic Numeral) FF IX (Shortname, Arabic Numeral) FF 9 (Shortname, ...
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Why do I lose reputation for User Was Removed even when you upvote? [duplicate]

I lost 5 reputation for a User Was Removed, and yet I upvoted!!! I was in the 90's of reputation and now I have 88 for the User Was Removed thing, why do I HAVE to lose reputation for User Was Removed ...
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Confused about moderators rejecting edits without author's consent

Recently an edit was proposed to one of my answers but before I got chance to review it, the edit was rejected by two moderators. This is the first time this has happened and the first time I have ...