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Is LOTRO On topic? [duplicate]

I know it's a game, not the books or movie, but the Lord of the Rings Online game has its own rich contribution to the LotR world. I haven't found any references to it here, though. In many ways I ...
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Is asking about Sci-Fi games on-topic? [duplicate]

According to the Help Center: What topics can I ask about here? Science Fiction & Fantasy Stack Exchange is for questions targeted towards science fiction and fantasy enthusiasts. This includes ...
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What are our boundaries?

A few weeks ago, I noticed the first questions that gave me pause, thinking, should we allow these? But they kind of fit, so I didn't do anything to get in its way. Could the Planeteers use their ...
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Please do not recommend moving an on topic video game identification question to Arqade!

Story identification questions are perfectly on topic here and in fact we are one of the main sites that have made them work. Video games are also on topic for us and we even have a specific video ...
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Proposals for a list of FAQ questions

For the pedants: yes, I realise that "FAQ questions" looks like a tautology, as it means "frequently asked questions questions". But in this context, the word FAQ refers to the tag, so it means "meta ...
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Is Super Mario Bros on topic here?

Recently there have been a couple of questions about Super Mario Bros on the site. How did the Mario Brothers discover/enter the Mushroom Kingdom? What is Mario's full name? To me this seems ...
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Are video game reviews welcome on the blog?

The Contribute page of the blog says this: Some suggested topics include: Reviews of books, TV series, comics, or films (sci-fi or fantasy game reviews are better suited over at our cousin’s place), ...
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Which mediums can be the basis of questions?

I could not find the information anywhere, so I was wondering whether there is any restriction on the kinds of medium whose works can be discussed here? Books, TV, Movies seem to be fair game but what ...
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Are video games out of scope?

Wondering why this question was closed. This question and this question both state that video game questions are on topic, and the latter specifically dealing with identification questions. So why ...
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Would “Skullgirls” be considered Sci-Fi/Fantasy enough for this SE?

I have a question about the mechanics of the Skull Heart from the video game Skullgirls - not an in-game mechanics question, but speicfically a lore question. Skullgirls, for those who don't know, ...
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What type of gaming event would fit the site?

The notion that questions about science fiction and fantasy video games should be cultivated on this site was first introduced to me with this comment on the Topic of the Week page. Gilles made this ...
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Why is someone downvoting video game questions?

How are the Etrian Odyssey cataclysms connected? What's the meaning of Lucifel's corrected years in the opening? What ultimately happened to the Succubus? How did people survive on the islands ...
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Are questions about the backstory of a sci fi or fantasy Lego set on topic here?

Lego frequently comes out with various themed sets with science fiction or fantasy themes, often with a back story. An example would be the Mars Mission sets. As per the Brickipedia page: The ...
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Is League of Legends on topic?

League of Legends is a MOBA (multi-player online battle arena) type computer game. It's set in the fictional world of Runeterra and sports several regions, ranging from Human Medieval(ish) to Magic ...