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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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How can I delete my Arqade account?

Is there a way to permanently delete an Arqade/Gaming Stack Exchange account?
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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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How can I use the same login here that I use for my website profile?

How do I find my login information from my website profile and copy/paste it to my login entry on the app of this...website? I need help I wanna use my same login as I did on the website but I can't ...
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I didn't get my badges for voting?

I spent all my votes and didn't get the correct badge. Why didn't it get awarded?
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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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How does the Populist badge work?

Taken from this question: Highest scoring answer that outscored an accepted answer with score of more than 10 by more than 2x So the answer accepted was a score of -11. My answer was +11. ...
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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 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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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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Tag Rename Request: FIFA games

FIFA games are not FIFA 20xx, they are simply FIFA xx. Therefore: fifa-2008 → fifa-08 apparently nobobdy likes FIFA 09 fifa-2010 → fifa-10 fifa-2011 → fifa-11
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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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Can we get a “black flag” tag synonym for Assassin's Creed 4?

We have an assassins-creed-4 tag, but lots of people are going to be typing black flag and aren't going to find the correct tag. I don't have enough rep in the tag to suggest a synonym. Could we get ...
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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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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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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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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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Rename tag [motionjoy] to [motioninjoy]

The tag motionjoy refers to the tool that allows you to use a PS3 controller on a PC. However the tool is actually called MotionInJoy (note that is Motion-In-joy), as per their website. Can we rename ...
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Rename Tag: [tag: pulsarlostcolony] to [tag: pulsar-lost-colony]

I just came across a question tagged pulsarlostcolony and per the convention it should be pulsar-lost-colony, but I don't yet have the rep to rename a tag or retag a question. It only has the one ...
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Is there a way to search tags based off of tag-wiki?

After seeing this question, which I am in no was supporting, I thought the base problem could be solved by the ability to pull a list of questions based on tag-wiki for the game, since all of our game ...
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Is asking about the reasons behind game mechanics off-topic?

Resulting question on Game Development. I've recently been pondering a question of the reason behind a certain game mechanic used in many games. I was going to ask it on Arqade as the Ask > On-Topic ...
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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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What is “rolling back”?

I have seen the gaming.SE Badge "Cleanup: First Rollback" and searched for it but couldn't find anything on to what it refers. What does this mean? How do I roll back (presumably a question, an ...
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Tag rename request: [donkeykong] -> [donkeykong-gb]

donkeykong should be renamed to donkeykong-gb. The two questions we have under the tag pertain to the GameBoy version of the game. Donkey Kong is a series of similar games on various different ...
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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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Review queue bug?

Today I went to review a few things as it showed that there were a few things to review in the queue, however when I clicked on the review button, there was only 1 suggested edit though the indicator ...