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Is a dark mode for this site realistically possible and desirable, and can we in any way support its introduction?

Yes, I want dark mode on RPG.SE I don't really have anything else interesting to say, nor do I have any knowledge about what it takes to implement it. I'm leaving this answer to simply measure support ...
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Can our badges be some symbol that's more recognizable than just featureless hexagons?

I like the dice badges, and I appreciate their minimalistic design: they're dice if you look (the RPG.SE banner d20 is right there for the comparison) but they don't call attention to themselves. I ...
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Is a dark mode for this site realistically possible and desirable, and can we in any way support its introduction?

Disclaimer since there seems to have been some confusion: yes, the proof of concept is fairly ugly. That doesn't matter, it's just a proof of concept - it doesn't have to look nice, just prove that ...
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Can our badges be some symbol that's more recognizable than just featureless hexagons?

Make the Badge icons we already have even better. I've taken the liberty of creating a few mockups of possible badge designs that keep to the dice format while maintaining its linework at lower ...
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Can our badges be some symbol that's more recognizable than just featureless hexagons?

While they are dice, if we're going to change them, we might pick different types of dice for the different badges. A triangle (four sided die), a square (six sided die) and an octagon (12 sided die) ...
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Is a dark mode for this site realistically possible and desirable, and can we in any way support its introduction?

RPG SE is almost-certainly one of those sites that “would require redoing the artwork completely” Our banner includes material that probably cannot be “automagically” converted to a darker background. ...
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Theme of mobile site needs a bit of polish

The mobile version of the site won't be improved On the main meta, there was a post by a staff member stating that there are plans to abandon the mobile version of the site in the future: We are ...
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D&D 5th Edition Wikia - favicon

Very probably not copied I took a look at the two icons, zoomed to 1600%. I looked especially at the edges of the lines to see if there were matching aliasing patterns. An icon can be recoloured, but ...
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D&D 5th Edition Wikia - favicon

They are not necessarily the same. RPG.SE meta's favicon is a gray d20 outline. I'm not able to upload the .ico file here, but it has a MD5 hash c7f81da9029121051950ae912546a092. The engl DND5 wikia'...
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Interface problem with disabled side bar?

This is not a bug. The navigation is not supposed to show up where you've highlighted; nothing makes it show up there. If you look in the top left you will find a hamburger menu beside the Stack ...
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Theme of mobile site needs a bit of polish

The “mobile” version of the website—the blue-and-white version that doesn't have our site theme—is not getting updated. It's deprecated and it's slated for completed removal (staff post here). This ...
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4 votes

Why are featured questions not actually featured?

First, realize that this is fundamentally the wrong place for this discussion–this is a network-wide feature, and RPG will not be getting special behavior. In fact, RPG—along with nearly the entire ...
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Captcha Bypass Privilege

There's no captcha bypass privilege, but once you pass 10k, your threshold before you're asked for a captcha is massively increased. This isn't mentioned on the 10k privilege page though. See this ...
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A script changes search URLs when I right click on them, breaking my workflow

We use the extra parameter to log the behavior of users using search and to measure if any change we make to search is effective. In particular we use that parameter to determine which were the rank ...
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D&D 5th Edition Wikia - favicon

I mean... you'd have to ask whoever runs that wikia. Only they could answer where they chose the favicon or whether they took it from here. It does appear identical. (I don't know if someone here ...
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