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Well, I updated the link. I checked whether the video was snapshotted in the wayback machine and it appears to be working from there. Albeit quite slowly and no more embed possible. It was a video I watched, because the topic of the video sounded intriguing. It's from a youtuber I never watched again. Just was interested in Night in the woods as it looked ...


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Game identification questions are only allowed when you have a screenshot, video, or anything beyond a description. The wording "This tag is only for identifying games in movies, pictures, videos, advertisements or otherwise where an unknown game appears" doesn't make that clear, so I've changed the tag excerpt to: Only ask if you have a ...


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I am not sure what you mean by question 1 - it doesn't fit our guidelines, no. But if it works for them and their site rules about such things, and you want to answer there, go ahead? Sorry, I am just not quite sure what you mean there. Are we sure they want all of our questions like that to be pointed to them? Do they fit their guidelines? Are all video ...


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When the linked resource is no longer available, and we cannot easily locate an archive, mirror, or reupload, closing as 'Needs Details or Clarity' makes the most sense. In this case, we don't even have anywhere to start looking for mirrors or reuploads - the video or channel was never mentioned by name. There's also a question of usefulness for broken-link ...


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We do welcome game identification questions here on Meta. However, we do have strict requirements -- namely that every such question have some form of media as part of it. (Media includes, but is not limited to, screenshots, gifs, video clips, audio clips, and so on.) If you refer to our Help Center's "What topics can I ask about here?" guidelines: ...


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Yes. Identification questions are not on topic here because they "don't fit the Q&A format" but are on topic on several other sites because they fit the Q&A format there. Sci Fi & Fantasy frequently answer identification questions purely from description. While they focus on books and film, they have no policy forbidding asking about ...


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Following a larger discussion around how we can better help users that visit our site, Arqade now has two faq questions for suggesting good places to go for off-topic Identification and Recommendation questions: My game identification question was closed as off-topic. Where can I ask for help instead? My request for recommendations was closed as off-topic. ...


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Following a larger discussion around how we can better help users that visit our site, Arqade now has two faq questions for suggesting good places to go for off-topic Identification and Recommendation questions: My game identification question was closed as off-topic. Where can I ask for help instead? My request for recommendations was closed as off-topic. ...


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