Game recommendations are off-topic and there's a close option for off-topic -> game/software/hardware recommendations.


No, for the same reasons we don't migrate to GameDev. SoftwareRecs' policy on games is extremely strict. Game questions there must solve problems- not alleviate boredom and not solve a particular individual's tastes. Almost all the game recommendations I've seen on Arqade violate those rules. The only questions that might be allowed are mod recommendations, ...


The Gamingsuggestions subreddit on Reddit https://www.reddit.com/r/gamingsuggestions/ This is a Reddit community focused specifically on suggesting games to play based on criteria given by the user. It just requires a free reddit account to use.


While game-recommendation is a tag that we apparently have (I looked), game recommendations themselves are not on-topic here. From our list of close reasons: "Questions that ask for recommendations of games, software, or hardware are off topic. For more information on why these sorts of questions don't work here, see "So, what actually is a Game-Rec?" and "...


The Bridge If you have at least 20 reputation, you're welcome to join us in The Bridge, Arqade's main chat room. Most of the regulars have played quite a few games, and might be able to suggest a game, piece of software, or hardware according to your needs. Remember that our Code of Conduct still applies and, since this is a chat room, messages can get lost ...


Video Game Recommendation Engine https://apps.quanticfoundry.com/recommendations/gamerprofile/videogame/ If you are looking for recommendations on what to play, you can give this engine 3 or more other video games that you enjoyed and its algorithm will find you plenty of similar titles! And it's free with no sign up!


The problem with adding non-stack exchange sites in a custom close reason is that it means we're endorsing those sites as being a reliable and high quality resource for those types of questions. Might not sound like a big deal, but it means we'd need to constantly check these resources to ensure they continue to meet our standards. This is some added ...


Steam's Interactive Recommender A new release by Valve, the Interactive Recommender analyzes games played by Steam users who have played the same games as you, trying to find games you might enjoy, given that they were enjoyed by people with similar tastes. It is, of course, limited to Steam games, and can only provide suggestions based on games you have ...


This would be a recommendation question, which is off-topic here.


r/cade For recommendations about arcade gaming hardware / diy https://www.reddit.com/r/cade


TL;DR: If it would be anywhere, it would be here. Here, though, we've decided they're not on topic. Your first example question, "Which publishers would be angered if a game I'm developing were to include this feature?", is off-topic specifically because we can't answer it. It's a question related to developer intent, and we're not the developers. It's ...


Following a larger discussion around how we can better help users that visit our site, Arqade now has a community faq question for suggesting good places to go for recommendation questions (that are off-topic on Arqade): My request for recommendations was closed as off-topic. Where can I ask for help instead? Please feel free to add fresh answers to this FAQ ...


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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