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What is the ideal “block” size in SimCity?

In SimCity 5, what is the best 'block' size to use (meaning, how much space between roads)? How big does a block need to be to accommodate the best buildings while minimizing waste & traffic?
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How can I find my followers skills and stats?

I have Sven as my follower at the moment and I've given him some Elven Armour (Light) and an Ancient Nord Battleaxe (2h), but I have no idea if these items work for him or not. Do the followers have ...
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How can I get Nexus Mod Manager to recognize my Skyrim installation?

I bought Skyrim off of Steam and use mods by subscribing to them using the Skyrim Nexus Mod Manager. However, neither the mod manager nor any of the Nexus mods or files I've downloaded are working. I ...
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What is the highest critical chance and critical damage that is possible through items alone?

Is it possible to get 100% critical chance through items and how high can my critical damage get? Please explain the gear needed. i.e. Bow with 100% critical damage with socket 100% critical damage = ...
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Is it possible to finish the Bank Heist without the wire cutters

I decided to do the Bank Heist mission while still in Chapter 1, so the wire cutters are not available yet. In the vault there is a puzzle to access the final loot. I think I have figured out how to ...
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Where do I get my reward for the Penguin's Cache side quest?

At one point in Batman: Arkham Origins, you get a side quest to find all of Penguin's weapon caches that are hidden through the city. For every cache you find after the first, a message similar to ...
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Where can i get reliable offline drivers for a PS3 Controller?

I know of two driver/software combos that allow me to use my PS3 controller as a PC gamepad: MotionInJoy - I am using this right now but I have an older version which I was able to install and use ...
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Are buildings currently being upgraded able to function during clan war?

If a war is started and some of my defensive buildings are being upgraded, are they able to defend my base during war? I know they don't function in normal play until the upgrade is finished, but war ...
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How do you increase spell use in dark souls 2?

When playing a caster character in Dark Souls 2 most of the spells have a very limited use amount. Is there a way to increase these besides using restorative items like rouge water?
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Which Demon Hunter build should I use for Nightmare?

I had no trouble as a Demon Hunter in normal difficulty. Now, I've graduated to Nightmare and it seems even the easiest mobs can annihilate me within seconds. Until now, I've been employing a ...
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What are the most effective ways to increase land value?

I've seen land value increases with the placement of Hospitals and Fire Houses, I assume parks do the same thing (though it seems like a much smaller increase). What are some effective ways I can get ...
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What are the strongest weapons in the game?

It seems like, just like the last game, this isn't quite a straightforward estimation. There are a few variable options (although not QUITE as many as last time). Which weapons should I shoot for at ...
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How much gold and elixir can be stolen when raiding other players?

I was wondering what's the maximum amount of loot that can be stolen while raiding a player or while being raided by another player. If I have 500k Gold and 600k Elixir, would that mean that they can ...
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Drop rates for set / legendary items

Just wondering what the drop rates were for Set / Legendary items, or is it totally random? I imagine they would increase for later acts in Inferno. My monk is comfortable in Act 3 in Inferno, but ...
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Is there a reason to be picky when choosing a steward?

As part of the Hearthfire DLC, you are able to select a steward to help manage your new house(s). There are 34 followers to choose from. Among these are some important followers from the main ...
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How do I install the Synergies mod?

I have downloaded the latest version of a Torchlight 2 synergies mod, and updated Torchlight 2 to version 1.9.5.1. My question is, how can I install it on my PC? Since I'm not using Steam, so its ...
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How does the post-2.0 Puzzle Ring work?

Patch 2.0.1 introduced a lot of significant changes to the loot system in the game. One of the significant ones was the revamp to the Puzzle Ring, which now has a new effect: Summon a treasure ...
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How can I pull off a Bank Heist without the cops getting involved?

In the Bank Heist levels for Bain, you're tasked with robbing a bank. This level is also re-used during Hector's Firestarter mission, where you're tasked with burning all of the Mendoza's money which ...
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Where is the Decaying Crypt?

I always hear about the Decaying Crypt, but which act is it in? How can I get access to it from a way-point?
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How can I eject a disc from the Xbox One remotely?

So, on the Xbox 360 (and on pretty much every physical media player that has a remote control) I can remotely eject the disc from the console while I'm sitting on my sofa, and then by the time I step ...
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Can you sneak well with heavy armor compared to light or is there no difference?

Is there a difference when sneaking with heavy armor compared to light aromor or can you do it effectively either way?
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Barbarian dual-wielding or 2-handed?

I have looked long and hard for a guide to this. Maybe I was searching wrong but I cant seem to find anything. I know how dps is calculated for both, but what are the advantages and disadvantages to ...
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How can I split an army in Rome 2 Total War?

I got Rome 2 today and am playing the prologue. So far I am quite satisfied by the game, but something seems to be bothering me or simply doesn't work. In older Total War games you could simply build ...
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Is there any way to get rid of the Homeless?

I have a functioning Mining/Electronics city with about 100,000 people in it. Looking at my job window I have 0 unemployed. Under 500 Unfilled jobs over all 3 wealth classes. I assume the homeless ...
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Streaming fullscreen with Open Broadcaster Software gives black screen

After a long while i figured out how to stream in HD. However, every time I stream in fullscreen, the stream will show a black screen instead. If I stream a game in Windowed mode it will show it ...
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How do I destroy the penguin mothership?

Also finally constructing the distress beacon and activating it, a gigantic penguin summoning UFO attacked and quickly killed me. When I returned to my world it was no longer there for me to try ...
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How are 'Most Heroic Attack' and 'Most Heroic Defence' determined in a clan war?

When you open the clan war menu and press the little star at the top of the screen for war info, at the bottom of the 'War Stats' tab it has featured battles, showing 'Most Heroic Attack' and 'Most ...
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What is the effect of donating to the Great Rupee Fairy?

The Great Rupee Fairy in The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds is found in Lorule, next to the Bomb Flower shop. What are the effects of donating to her, and how much (or how many times) does one ...
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Where can I farm legendary loot midgets in Borderlands 2?

I would like to farm legendary loot midgets to get better weapons. However, I have no idea where they would spawn. Do they spawn in particular boxes? If so, where can I find these boxes. A linked ...
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How should I search for Jungles and Jungle Temples in Minecraft?

I have been searching for ages but I can't find any Jungle Temples without using the Advanced Minecraft Interface and Data/Structure Tracking (AMIDST) tool. I had been searching all over jungles to ...
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Minecraft won't run after updating Java?

My mother downloaded the newest version of java and now it wont run. Here is the error message: [18:15:59 ERROR]: Couldn't launch game java.io.IOException: Cannot run program "C:\Program ...
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What is the all random death match mode in Dota

Quote from Valve: $2,900,000 New Game Mode, unlocks the All Random Deathmatch mode to all players. Older players from Dota 1 should remember this gem! So what did this mode do in dota?
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How does mission progress work in multiplayer?

In the first Borderlands, I got quite frustrated with the confusing affects multiplayer had on my character in singleplayer. Many times, someone in my party got a message saying they were ineligible ...
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What are the chances to get a female starter, and is there anyway to increase the chances?

I'm playing Pokemon X currently, and I really want a female Fennekin (as seen in the trailers). I've read the chances of getting a female starter are low, but not impossible. Someone on GF said that ...
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Can I avoid attacks indefinitely by remaining online?

Sometimes when I attempt to attack an opponent, I get a message along the lines of "Can not attack, opponent is online". I've also of course observed that I never seem to get attacked while I am ...
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What benefit does upgrading walls have?

The cost for a level one to level two wall upgrade seems huge - 1000 gold per segment. The upgrade screen displays an increase in hitpoints but is this really noticeable? Can a wall breaker still one ...
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What does each character specialize in?

I know that whatever job you have does not affect stat growth, so clearly each character has some specific base stat distribution and innate strengths and weaknesses. So, which characters do best in ...
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Resurrecting companions

I've had a few companions who have died. Is it possible to resurrect them? If not, where can they be hired from?
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What determines the quality of loot in horadric caches?

Ofcourse your character's level and the random factor affect what you get in the caches, but is there anything else that has influence on the loot from a cache? For example, does it matter on what ...
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How do I get Blacksmith Plans in Diablo 3?

I just learned from looking at the official Diablo 3 site that there are a variety of Blacksmith Plans that you have to require in order to craft certain rare and legendary items. I have not seen any ...
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How do I put an emblem on my car/clothes in GTA Online?

I designed an emblem on the Rockstar Social Club website and published it. It's been a few days (as I know it can take several days to process), but it's not obvious to me how to find this emblem in ...
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Level 50 veteran level 1 character, play the other alliance faction questlines, is character or content scaled?

In my question here, about there being separate areas for the three alliances (factions) in Elder Scrolls Online, I was told, and I've emphasized what is relevant for this question: You are ...
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Farming gold in Diablo 3

What is the fastest way to get gold in Diablo 3?
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Where can I get a new parachute?

I saw this question, which then sparked mine: Outside of a mission/job, where can I get a new parachute? Are the locations to getting a parachute different in online play vs single player? I have ...
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How to determine the correct truck on Election Day: Day 1?

There are six trucks to choose from. Bain says I should check the open containers in the shipyard to figure out which truck is the right one, but I don't get it. I also found a computer listing the ...
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Remove old savegame

I have an old savegame on the iPhone (level 2). Whenever I open the game I started on the iPad Mini (lvl 20), it asks me if I want to load the level 2 village. I tried removing the game from Game ...
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How can I get workers to commute from other cities?

This city is 80-90% industry but it is having problems getting workers. My goal is to fill those workers from the previous city that has about 100k since there is no commercial or industry in that ...
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How can you increase the shiny rate?

I remember seeing somewhere that if you breed a Pokemon from a different region its offspring would have a higher chance of being shiny. Is this true? What other methods can be used to increase the ...
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What is the best companion for a solo PvE Trickster Rogue?

Should I go for a DPS, tank, or healing companion? Any suggestions for the actual companion? I heard the slyblade kobold is pretty good DPS companion, and that Galeb Duhr is the best tank companion ...
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Can I download a game and install it from a flash drive?

I have a xbox 360 console with 4gb drive. A game that I wanted to buy is not available locally, but I can buy it at the xbox marketplace and download the game. The download size is 3.9 gb. Can I ...