A modification of any kind to a game, attempting to improve its look and feel, its interface, its gameplay elements or its balance. Questions about custom maps, custom game modes, custom UIs or even official but temporary modifications by the game developers themselves fall under this tag.

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Can a contract be written that unlocks parts?

Is it possible to write a contract that unlocks parts rather than, or in addition to, money or science? I want to make it so that, for example, to unlock a better engine you would have to prove that ...
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Wrye Bash problem: WindowsError: [Error 2] The system cannot find the file specified… Bashed Patch, 0.esp

I've been trying to use Wrye Bash (launched through Mod Organizer 1.3.8) to create a bashed patch. The process gets all the way to the end but then throws this error: Traceback (most recent call last)...
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Storm Call - Qo casts itself without knowing the word?

I was just fighting a dragon outside of Windhelm, when suddenly it seemed like I uttered a Word of power and fiery stones started raining from the sky. I managed to drink a Waterbreathing potion and ...
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Determining Minecraft mod abilities/effects

Background A couple of weeks ago, I created a randomly-generated world that turned out to have a nice little island. I tried it out for a bit and liked it, and want to re-create it with some of the ...
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Minecraft 1.8 - Making the fill and clone commands easier to use

So I've been playing with the 1.8 snapshots and now pre-release for a few months now, and the /fill and /clone commands are fantastic for a creative-prone player like myself. No longer do I have to ...
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Is there a way to launch the “SKSE” skyrim mod with the default Skyrim Launcher?

I got the "SKSE" and "SkyUI" mod for Skyrim, but launching Skyrim causes errors. SKSE has a special launcher that you need to use, but is there any way to launch SKSE from the default launcher, or ...
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Alternative to Bukkit's world-edit?

I play on a minecraft server. The admin likes a plugin that uses /sp. I aksed him to install world edit, so he did. He then uninstalled it when he realised that it overwrote /sp. So I'm looking for a ...
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In in the Skyrim inventory, what do the 3 symbols mean?

I wasn't paying attention in the beginning where it explained symbols in the inventory. Currently, I have SkyUI, but I don't think the symbols actually change. Next to my banded iron shield of ...
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Minecraft Mod: look through nether portal (gl nether mod)

I watched this video Etho Plays Minecraft - Episode 200: 200th Special . At about 23 minutes he mentions a mod called something like "gl nether mod". This mod looks really cool, but i can't find it ...
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What is the best way to get rid of mobs in minecraft with mods?

This is a follow-up question to a previous question I asked earlier, only I want to know what the absolute best way is to destroy mobs with mods automatically. I would really like to protect my ...
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Is there any way to play Bukkit plugins in Single Player without having to make my own server?

I'm just wondering if there was any way I could install this mod into my single player minecraft client so that I would be able to play a singleplayer world with this mod.
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Are there any remakes of Thief 1/2 using the Thief 3 engine? [closed]

Since playing the first two parts makes playing the third one a nicer experience but the graphics have aged not too little, is there any Total Conversion that allows one to play the first two parts ...
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How can I play Minecolony in SMP?

Minecolony is a nice SSP mod that adds some NPCs like a farmer and a miner. How can I make that work on SMP as well? I can put the ingredients for the items together but not craft them, and using give ...
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What mod added this little yellow icon to Skyrim's HUD?

I have a lot of mods installed. One of them added a small yellow icon to the lower left hand side of my screen: It goes away while I am in menus but otherwise it is always there. I would love to ...
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How do I stop NEI from cheating in blocks?

I got NEI for minecraft 1.7.10. But when I try to use it in survival to find recipes it gives me a stack of the item I click on. How do I stop this from happening?
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Can I Use a Vanilla Torchlight 2 Character With a Modded TL2?

So I have a higher level Berserker and wanted to create a mod myself to change some minor things. The problem is as soon as I load the mod I don't have access to my vanilla character. Can I somehow ...
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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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How to use Witcher 3 Addons downloaded by PSN on PS4

I have downloaded so many add-ons from PSN like "Alternative look for Ciri", "Alternate look for Yennefer" and they were installed successfully on my PS4. But I didnt see any changes in their ...
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Do I need to install Yuri's Revenge and Red Alert 2 to use the Apocalypse mod?

I had played C&C:Red Alert 2 long time back. I want to play it again. Is Yuri's Revenge an expansion pack to Red Alert 2 or is it completely different game? Also, I want to use the Apocalypse ...
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Track the changes made by mods?

Is there any tool that can track the changes made by any mod? This is because my speedmult value keeps randomly changing to 31 and 175. I have over 60 mods installed.
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Freelancer TNG 2.7.6 Mod help?

I'm trying to find the Ancient's base in The Next Generation mod, but I can't seem to locate a jumpgate to the Void system from the Omicron Theta system. I know this is a bit of a longshot that ...
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How do you make a water portal in Minecraft?

I was recently on a server with these things that looked like portals except with water, it was before the aether mod. I was wondering, how do you build them? I don't want the Aether or Portal mods.
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Questing addons in WOW

I'm considering using an quest-helper-addon to make my life easier. I saw that QuestHelper is rated number 1 by many websites. However one of my friends swears by Carbonite Quest. Which one of these ...
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Fallout 4 mod load order

Okay, so mod support is now official for Fallout 4 as of 1.05. The game placed load order in alphabetic order Now while it is possible to reorder the order manually, this shakeup has generated a ...
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Disable name tags

In the Witcher 3, whenever you look in the direction of an NPC - be it a dog, dwarf or whatever - a name tag appears above the character displaying its name, and, if you can interact with it, an icon ...
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What are the benefits of legendary skills?

I got pretty much all of my skills to level 100 on Skyrim, and now, I have the option to make them legendary. I searched on the wiki and found that this will reset my level to the initial value i.e. ...
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What are the .skse files created alongside my saves for?

Whenever I save a game, SKSE seems to create a file with the same name and the .skse extension alongside it. Do these files hold any useful information, or are they some sort of debug output? I'm ...
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How will a mod that modifies the rate at which skills increase, affect or stack with the in-game skill rate modifiers (e.g. Standing Stones)?

I have installed the 2x Skill Increase mod (it also has a 'half-increase' version), which claims to "double the skill increase rate for all skills". I was wondering how this will affect or stack with ...
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How can I have more than three gang members in my vehicle?

I can have up to seven gang members following me but I can't find any vehicle that allows me to drive more than three of them with me. Can it be done in anyway, be it by finding a vehicle in the game ...
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Automatically crafting Buildcraft Mining Wells

Minecraft Version: 1.2.5 Mods: Buildcraft plus additional pipes plus logistics pipes, equivalent exchange, thaumcraft, IndustrialCraft, Forestry, RedPower2 Using the Buildcraft automatic crafting ...
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Is modding Xbox 360 games difficult or dangerous to the game/system/saved files?

I'm a huge fan of visual mods but I often only see mods done by PC gamers and not console gamers. I've heard that in order to mod a console game all you need to do is download the mod onto a USB and ...
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Can Thaumcraft 4 be played as a team?

My wife and I have started playing through the Regrowth modpack. We are set as a party in the Hardcore Questing Mode book, and it is just the two of us on the server (running locally via "Open to LAN")...
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Can I force remove mods in minecraft forge?

I want to remove some mods after I played and build some mod's stuffs (like pipe in buildcraft). If I just delete mod, minecraft launcher will get error at start (It say something like missing block ...
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I ended up with two DIFFERENT estus flasks (+2 and +7). Will this break my game?

Does anyone have any info about what this will do to the game and the best way to handle it? I found it in the chest at Firelink Shine where you're supposed to get back important dropped items. I ...
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How to get things off your head in Minecraft Mo' Creatures mod

I installed the Mo'Creatures mod into Minecraft, then made a fish bowl. After catching a fish I went to put it on top of a bookshelf in my room, but instead of placing it, the bowl just dropped at my ...
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Is there any way to play a custom map in multiplayer?

Civilization 5's multiplayer does not support any form of modding aside from changing the .lua scripts associated with existing multiplayer map options. They consider pre-generated maps 'modding' in ...
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Garry's Mod Gamemode Without Weapons

I have a kid who loves Minecraft and I think he would enjoy Garry's Mod in terms of building maps, contraptions and so on. However, I don't particularly want him being able to use weapons and 'mobs' ...
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How can I turn off fast running on the Smart Moving mod?

We have smart moving installed on my server. It has a feature that if you press 'O' or 'I' you move speed can be increased by a percentage. I've tested this and I've moved across the map at 3000%+ the ...
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How to add Minecraft client mods to Spout / Spoutcraft?

Spout is a bukkit plugin that allows some nice interaction with the modified client Spoutcraft, for example using server-side defined texture packs and which mods the client will use. This does ...
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Why are zombie pigmen attacking for no reason?

It's a well known fact, that zombie pigmen are passive mobs. I was always relying on that, and recently one of them attacked me for no reason. As soon as I showed up in his line of sight, he started ...
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In my Terraria save files the world and player files are empty - where would my PLR file be?

Trying to install Terrasavr but I cant find the PLR file in the folder. Where would these be?
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How do the different color tokens work for materials?

What color tokens determine the color of material tiles such as walls, doors, and barrels? When modding Dwarf Fortress raw files, the format of a color token is fairly simple: [COLOR:8:7:0] ......
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How do I protect The End using Worldguard

I am a moderator on an SMP server. We have a Bukkit plugin called WorldGuard that we use to set protected plots and disable PvP in certain areas. Can WorldGuard be used to do the same thing in the ...
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How to increase Rome: Total War beyond “Very Hard” settings

Rome Total War was a classic game that I had the pleasure of being introduced to as a teenager on Christmas day. After re-installing this game and playing both the locked and unlockable factions on "...
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STALKER mod how to run without screen leaning

I recently bought STALKER Call of Pripyat, but I can't play long enough before I get really dizzy when you run. Is there a mod or a fix where I can run without my screen leaning (or shaking left and ...
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How does Fallout handle modded savegames after removing the mod?

If you add mods to your Fallout game and after some playing time remove the mod (deleting it from data folder), then play the game some more, will your save file still consist the progression of the ...
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Replaying Arcanum, what to install and in what order and why?

Are there mods or any types of improvements for Arcanum: Of Steamworks and Magick Obscura? Where can I find them, and which ones are essential? I'm hoping to play it on a widescreen and I'm hoping ...
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World War II MOD for Rise of Nations

Does anyone know if any WWII MODs exist for Rise of Nations or not?
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How do I change type and graphics for the raw-fish?

Factorio uses Lua to mod, and I had a question about it. I'm trying to override raw-fish so it changes the type and graphics, but I can't find anything online on how to do it. When I try loading the ...
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Crusader Kings 2 trait modding “birth” and “inherit_chance” attributes

If you create a trait with birth = 0 and inherit_chance = 100, does that effectively create a trait that only your ancestors can have? In other words does the inherit_chance attribute take precedence ...