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Is Game development permissible in Islam?

It all depends on what kind of video game you are planning to make. What contents it will include and what message it will deliver. Also, not that if the video game is socially unacceptable to some ...
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Is chess haram?

There's a difference of opinion: Sunni Islam: Only the Shafi'i fiqh permits playing chess, and even then it's discouraged. Shia Islam: Ayatollahs Sistani, Shirazi and Subhani say chess is forbidden, ...
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Can you play video games in heaven?

In heaven, there is what eyes didn't see, what ears didn't hear, and what no human being can ever imagine. When you see that, video games would be boring. if in heaven there are things you can't ...
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Is killing people in video games haram?

First playing games per se is rather frowned upon in Islam as it is a waste of time and may disturb you from your duty of the daily prayers. Secondly playing games depicting humans is widely discussed ...
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Can muslims play die / dice based board games?

Playing any game where dice are involved is forbidden. The Prophet ﷺ warned us against using dice in general: عَنْ عَبْدِ اللهِ بْنِ مَسْعُودٍ قَالَ‏:‏ إِيَّاكُمْ وَهَاتَيْنِ الْكَعْبَتَيْنِ ...
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Is playing games where you are the god haram?

Islam forbid things which harmful or bad. Having fun is not something that Islam forbid. As far as you play them for fun, nothing to worry about it. It may contain some part which can be considered ...
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Is 8 Ball Pool from Miniclip Legal According To Islamic Teachings

Asalamualaikum Brother... As far as real money is not involved & your niyyat (intentions) are not of gambling, One cannot consider it Haram at all. Its just a game with nothing wrong. Its all ...
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Will we enter Jannah with only a faith in Allah and all the basic duties of Islam?

You have two questions in one: Will we [Muslims] enter Jannah based on faith and basic deeds? "... so will I go to Jannah?" For question #2, no one can tell you where you will go. This is a matter ...
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My friends play computer games because of me; does their use of these games count as a sin for me?

Playing games is not a sin. If you play too much and you miss salah or delay it then it is a sin. If your friends are missing salah or delaying it because they are playing games then it is a sin for ...
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Is 8ball pool of miniclip haram?

Wa'alaikumussalam, Any currency that can't be used to trade for real goods are considered as virtual values, like points and marks. They are not treated as valuables and therefore are not bound to ...
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How humans think when we are in the hevean or hell ? Do we have the same thoughts or insights same as we used to be before we die?

What I understand from Surah 25 - Verse 16 in Quran is that anything we wish/desire in Heaven will be provided to us and that is for an eternity. Doesn't that sound great? But in my opinion our very ...
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Is playing 8-ball pool haram?

It's just a game; it's not inherently haram (see the fatawa below), but it can lead to haram acts such as gambling, inappropriate mixed-gender intermingling, enmity between players, and neglecting ...
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Lying in video games haram? (Among Us)

Assalamualaikum waramatullahi wabarakatuhu I also want you to consider you been asking about want you spent time doing, Because verily the massager of Allah said, "The feet of a servant will not ...
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Can I swear to a computer game??? Can I show myself through YouTube?

Islam does not differentiate between cursing on animate and non-animate objects. It is the act itself which is disliked. Ibn Mas'ud (May Allah be pleased with him) said: The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ)...
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Is customizing a character’s in roblox imitating Allah’s creation

Aslamualaikum, A word of advice for my fellow brother is I would leave the game especially if your over the age of puberty. I used to to be a novice developer[for quite some time too] on there and ...
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Is customizing a character’s in roblox imitating Allah’s creation

Technology though it appears strange an foreign is a natural part of our evolution. Sometimes evolving is dirty and painful and we are evolving at an exponential rate. How we proceed will determine ...
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Respawning in video games

Even though I already answered (same) your question earlier... I don’t think it does to be frank. It’s a video game, it’s programmed by humans. If anyone were to code something, they can simply create ...
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Can I buy and play a video game that has haram elements in it but can be easily avoid?

Personally, there are specific applications for what you desire. You don’t need the Sims just to learn your architecture capabilities, because there are specific “game” applications for what you ...
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Is genshin impact haram?

I actually had that discussion with one of my tabletop players. Feel free to disagree with me, but that's my point of view: Please remember that you and your character are not one and the same. When ...
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Is playing PC games during fast (Ramadan) OK?

I am a recent convert but sad to see your question downvoted and unanswered. While hoping for a more detailed reply, I could share my personal take on this with you. Fasting is a period of ...
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Is killing people in video games haram?

no it is not haram because exaple see you can play fortnite there is killing but not human beigns if it was haram they would bann it from muslim countries simple so play but do not miss prayer
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if money is involved, is a multiplayer game gambling?

As per your description of the system, what you're referring to comes under competitions with prize-money. This is haraam except for few cases: Al-Tirmidhi (1700), al-Nasaa’i (3585), Abu Dawood (2574)...
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What kind of games are permissible and forbbiden?

Any games which helps in jihad for the sake of Allah are mustahabb to play. The Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said: “Shoot, O Bani Adnaan, for your father was an archer.” Also, ...
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Is 8 Ball Pool from Miniclip Legal According To Islamic Teachings

With great respect, I am not Muslim but have found interest in the popularity of players from Muslim regions so I googled it and found this link. I understand that sometimes money may indirectly be ...
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Is it permissible to play zombie games?

By paying attention to an aspect of this issue, we can look at it solely as a game. But as you yourself mentioned that Zombie games are about fighting the undead…, and perhaps could be the cause of ...
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Is playing backgammon Haram?

As long as gambling is not involved, the only possible criteria can be "wasted time," which is, of course, nothing special to backgammon.
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Is chess haram?

Chess is haram by consensus if it involves gambling or some other haram act, such as neglecting prayer or causing harm. If it is free from other haram, then there are at least three schools of thought ...
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