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How should a tag and tag wiki for "En Garde!" be written since there are 5 games with the same name, and the question is not about the most popular?

On Arqade, we have occasionally solved this problem by adding the publication year to the tag to uniquely identify the specific game. The new Doom game, for example, is tagged [doom-2016] to ...
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Remove 'ethics' tag?

It appears that "ethics" has a specific meaning to Bridge players, so as an immediate fix I propose that the existing tag be renamed to bridge-ethics and given corresponding usage guidance by a user ...
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Should a "Poker Dice" tag exist?

Assuming that the game of Poker Dice is on-topic at all, then it is reasonable to have a tag for it. After all, it is normal to have a tag for each game. Dice games are on-topic, according to this ...
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How to handle tagging for Pandemic Legacy season 2?

Done. May take a few minutes for caches to update. All 20 questions are now pandemic-legacy-season-1. Assuming the two do end up being very clearly different, I would favor pandemic-legacy-season-1 ...
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Do we want to have an end-game tag?

Feels like a meta-tag to me. From The Death of Meta-tags: How can you tell you're using a meta-tag? It's easier than you might think. If the tag can't work as the only tag on a question, it's ...
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Tags concerning specific aspects of a game

Adding additional tags is only worth it if: People will be searching for that particular type of question You can become an "expert" in that particular tag, above and beyond being an expert in the ...
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Remove 'ethics' tag?

(This is more replying to "Is it used properly in the bridge questions?" than to the original question; but it is still an answer rather than a comment) Bridge has (nearly universal) rules that cover ...
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Rename tag [marvel-dice-masters] to [dice-masters]

I added dice-masters to both of the questions that previously had marvel-dice-masters and removed that tag from the. I also copied the tag wiki over to the new tag.
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Remove 'ethics' tag?

I think that the ethics tag is just fine but it may or may not be appropriate on the questions it is tagged. As I am not that familiar with bridge I am unable to judge if those tags are used properly ...
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Remove 'ethics' tag?

I'm not a bridge player, but I think those questions could all be tagged cheating. Those four questions appear to all essentially ask whether something is considered cheating in a formal context. If ...
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New Tag for Thornwatch?

Added the tag. Tags will get fixed pretty quickly around here. If needed, you can always flag the question.
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Should a "Poker Dice" tag exist?

Go ahead and create the tag, that reasoning is perfectly solid. If we do have a tag for this, it's not very discoverable to either of us. Were we to discover it later we'd probably create a synonym. ...
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Do we want to have an end-game tag?

As a Go player, I want to be able to drill down to a specific aspect of the game, so tagging a question as "life and death" or "endgame" (rather than end-game) is definitely useful. If we don't want ...
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Remove 'ethics' tag?

In the context of board games from the user perspective. The primary arena that really has "ethical" concerns would be publishing. (Is it ethical to report on a publisher that has rejected my game?). ...
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What is the preferred format for tagging expansions?

I think there's more benefit than detriment to lean toward having the base game and expansion be in the same tag. Powerlord has pointed out that having multiple different games refer to the same tag ...
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