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What does the site gain from 'identify this game I vaguely remember' questions?

There has been a recent spate of 'identify this game' posts that are woefully short on content. The general style is that the questioner remembers playing a game, provides vague details ('it was on a ...
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Are maintenance/technical manual requests OK?

Assuming a reasonable amount of searching has already been done, is it OK to ask for maintenance/technical manuals for old hardware here?
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We're dropping to ~1 question per day

Checking our Area 51 page, question activity has nearly dropped to a standstill, just over 1 question a day. How can we encourage users to continue to ask more high quality questions and encourage ...