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Rename [archlord2] → [archlord-2] (trying to edit it on my own says to raise it on meta)

The question How can I leave a dungeon/instance? uses the tag archlord2. I figured that since all our other tags have a hyphen between the name and the number, this one should too. So I tried renaming ...
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Rename Command & Conquer tags, thanks to the 35 character limit

Command & Conquer is a prolific video game series that of course we have questions for on this site. Now that we have a 35 character limit for tags, I think the tagging for those questions needs ...
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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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Why did I get a mail for this question 6 hours late?

6 hours ago, this question was asked, which has the minecraft-commands tag that I follow with 15 minute setting. I saw it in a review first, long before I got the mail (which was a few minutes ago). ...
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Rename [pes] tags → [pro-evolution-soccer]

There are a number of tags for the Pro Evolution Soccer series that use the abbrevation "pes" in their tag name. Now that we have a 35 character tag limit, let's expand those: pes-2009 → pro-...
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Add “star-wars” to Star Wars tags that lack it

There are a number of Star Wars games that have tags, but lack a star-wars- prefix (or use sw- as an abbreviation). Now that we have a 35 character tag limit, would it be possible to add "star-wars" ...
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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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Rename [monkey-island] and related tags → [the-secret-of-monkey-island] etc

We have tags such as monkey-island that were made when we had a 25 character tag limit. Now that we have a 35 character tag limit, I propose that we expand these out monkey-island → the-secret-of-...
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Rename [os-x] → [macos], like how Ask Different tags the operating system

As of September 2016, OS X has been renamed to macOS (presumably to align with Apple's other operating systems iOS and watchOS). There have now been two operating systems released under this moniker (...
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Rename [swtor] → [star-wars-the-old-republic]

Back in 2011, this site had a tag of star-wars-old-republic, since adding "the" increased the character count beyond the 25 character limit. Then we had Rename [star-wars-tor] → [star-wars-old-...
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Rename [aaaaaa] → [a-reckless-disregard-for-gravity]

I would like to propose renaming the tag for AaaaaAAaaaAAAaaAAAAaAAAAA!!! — A Reckless Disregard for Gravity. (Yes, that is the game's official title) aaaaaa → a-reckless-disregard-for-gravity (32) ...
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Is there a need for a [suggested-order] tag?

I've just discovered the low-usage suggested-order tag. It has few enough questions to seem unnecessary, and its intended purpose seems too vague to be any useful as a tag. Should we keep it or ...
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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 [attack-the-light] → [steven-universe-attack-the-light]

I would like to propose renaming the tag for Steven Universe: Attack the Light! attack-the-light → steven-universe-attack-the-light (32)
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Rename [nfs] tags to [need-for-speed]

I would like to propose renaming the Need for Speed series tags from nfs to need-for-speed. Originally these tags were abbreviated to fit the 25 character limit. Now that we have 35 characters, I don'...
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Rename [animal-crossing-ds] & [happy-home-designer]

I would like to propose renaming two tags in the Animal Crossing series. Both tags previously had their name shortened to fit within the old 25 character limit. animal-crossing-ds → animal-crossing-...
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Rename [counter-strike-go] into [counter-strike-global-offensive]

Since the tag length limit was increased to 35 characters, I suggest renaming counter-strike-go into counter-strike-global-offensive (31 characters), as it is no longer too long, keeping the old tag ...
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Rename [ace-combat-ah] -> [ace-combat-assault-horizon]

I would like to suggest renaming the two tags relating to Ace Combat: Assault Horizon ace-combat-ah -> ace-combat-assault-horizon ace-combat-ahl -> ace-combat-assault-horizon-legacy
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Rename [pu-battlegrounds] -> [playerunknowns-battlegrounds]

I would like to propose renaming the tag for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds. pu-battlegrounds -> playerunknowns-battlegrounds
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Rename [bad-company] tags to [battlefield-bad-company]

There are a few tags in the Battlefield: Bad Company series which could use renaming. bad-company-2 -> battlefield-bad-company-2 bad-company-2-vietnam -> battlefield-bad-company-2-vietnam bad-company-...
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Cleaning up dragon ball tags

We currently have: dragonball-xenoverse dragonball-xenoverse-2 dragon-ball-z-budokai-tenkaichi-3 dragon-ball-z-battle-of-z dragonball-z-legacy dragon-ball-dokkan-battle dbz-dokkan-battle I would like ...
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Rename [csr2] to [csr-racing-2]

Can the tag for csr2 be renamed to csr-racing-2? The developer's website lists the game as CSR Racing 2, so a rename seems appropriate.
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Add “COD-BO3” synonym for call of duty black ops 3?

A lot of people refer to Call of Duty Black Ops 3 as "COD BO3" to shorten it to 7 characters. Can we get cod-bo3 as a synonym for call-of-duty-black-ops-3?
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Same tag is being used for Star Wars: Battlefront (Pandemic Studios) and Star Wars: Battlefront (EA DICE)

We have star-wars-battlefront that unfortunately does not distinguish between the 2004 Star Wars: Battlefront by Pandemic Studios and the 2015 Star Wars: Battlefront by EA DICE. Similarly, star-wars-...
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Requested tags for 2 games [duplicate]

I really want some tags to be added to Arqade. 2 of them are (dof), which is Dawn of Fire, and (scrabble), or Scrabble. Don't say Scrabble is not online!
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Considering expanding the scope of my question

I have now realized that all games which use Steamworks features (i.e. the majority of modern online games on Steam) potentially download Steam profile images from the same location. My Counter-Strike:...
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Should [sims-freeplay] and [the-sims-freeplay] be synonyms?

Should sims-freeplay and the-sims-freeplay be synonyms? They are relating to the same game. The only difference is that sims-freeplay has a tag wiki.
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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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Should a tag be created for Divinity: Original Sin 2? [duplicate]

Divinity: Original Sin 2 was released September 14th 2017, and has many differences from its predecessor, Divinity: Original Sin. While some mechanics remain the same, many of the underlying systems ...
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Rename [vampire-bloodlines] and [vampire-redemption] following the tag limit increase

Since tag length limit has been increased to 35 characters, I suggest to rename vampire-bloodlines to vampire-the-masquerade-bloodlines (33 characters). The other tag, vampire-redemption, could ...
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Would an Eternal Ring tag prove useful? [duplicate]

The other day, I was going to go ask a Question about an old PS2 RPG game I got back into, Eternal Ring, but I realized there is no tag for it! I am not sure it would be an extremely popular tag, ...
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Burn the Diablo 3 class tags!

I was just browsing the tags and I noticed that the class tags for Diablo 3 still exist. I don't feel like they are necessary. They are used sparingly nowadays. Even in general compared to the total ...
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Minecraft cross-compatible edition tags

So, as Mojang announced at E3, Minecraft is merging Pocket edition, Console edition and Windows 10 edition as one cross-compatible edition. Currently, we have tags for each one of them. minecraft-...
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Do we need the [left-4-dead-series] tag?

The only question with left-4-dead-series tag was this question about Jesus room in No Mercy campaign, present in both Left 4 Dead and Left 4 Dead 2. Do we actually need it, as it no longer applies to ...
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Do we really need a Revengeance tag?

While browsing tags, I noticed mgs-revengeance. The game it refers to is actually called "Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance", not "Metal Gear Solid", but as I was about to edit it, I realized that maybe ...
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Increase tag length limit to 32 or 35

Before you go and close this as a duplicate, I'm posting this as a new feature request because a lot has changed since the last time this was requested. There are now no technical changes necessary ...
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Make searching easier by renaming [little-big-planet] → [littlebigplanet]

All the tags for the LittleBigPlanet franchise have the game title separated into three separate words, Little Big Planet. This makes questions about the game harder to stumble across due to lower SEO ...
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Tag rename request [nfs2se] -> [need-for-speed-2-se]

I just noticed this question and saw the nfs2se tag, so I went to see what it was, because from that tag name, it is not obvious what game is being talked about at all. The question itself had to ...
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Prey-2017 or just Prey?

Our first Prey question has been posted! But is it Prey or Prey? Based off reading the question, and current events, it's likely Prey (the new one). However, what if someone wants to tag the ...
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What tag should be used for “Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare”

Currently, there isn't a tag for Plants Vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare. This means that questions like Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare Multiplayer on Xbox One & PS4 are tagged with plants-vs-...
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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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Make [ksp] a synonym of [kerbal-space-program]

ksp currently does not exist as a tag - it has a total zero posts, all posts ever posted under it were retagged to kerbal-space-program. However, it's a common abbreviation and it would be nice if ...
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Tagging convention for Touhou

The four existing Touhou tags use three different naming conventions: touhou-eosd identifies the game through the subtitle, Embodiment of Scarlet Devil. touhou-7 uses the game's number, but ignores ...
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How should we abbreviate this tag “Kiss: Psycho Circus: The Nightmare Child”?

"Kiss: Psycho Circus: The Nightmare Child" is clearly over 25 characters, so how should we abbreviate this tag? I made the tag kiss-psycho-circus-tnc just so we would have something to put for it on ...
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Recent change to “speedrun” tag

As of a change made yesterday, the speedrun tag's usage guidance states one should "Use this tag for questions about speedrunning in general - if your question is game-specific, please use the game's ...
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Do we really need this “longplay” tag?

From my understanding, we typically avoid meta tags. However, I saw this longplay tag get created, which is essentially just a type of playthrough and I'm not entirely sure it's necessary. The ...
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Proposed tag: sdcard

We have a tag for hard-drive but nothing for "storage" or "sdcard". Adding this tag should make it easier for folks to find questions similar to the one they're asking which will hopefully reduce ...
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How do we tag multiplatform games?

I couldn't find this question asked before even though it seems like an important decision to me: How do we tag a question that may or may not have different answers depending on platform? The most ...
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Could the Tags tab in the profile page also count in questions?

I'm more an asker than an answerer, so for me the Tags tab, and my top tag is far from representative of my most active tag. Yes AC-Revelations is my most answered tag (with 21 posts/80 score), but ...
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Mortal Kombat X for Android - new tag?

Recently, there have been two questions asked about Mortal Kombat X for Android: Are Mortal Kombat X for PC and android different games? How do I earn new cards in Mortal Kombat X? Should there be a ...