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As in previous puzzles, you need to sort the following 16 words into 4 groups of 4 words; each group will have something in common, and all the common things relate to a tag.

I've tried to make it harder to distinguish the possibilities, but there's still a tag that relates to everything.

          ten     investigator     joker         spy

          pets      seasons        thief        witch

         mayor      militia        jack       nightlife

         doctor      queen       vampires     werewolves 
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Playing cards: ten, joker, queen, jack (found by Omega Krypton)
The Sims expansions: Pets, Seasons, Nightlife, Vampires
Roles in Mafia: werewolves, investigator, doctor, mayor
Cards in Dominion: spy, militia, thief, witch

So the missing tag is

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  • $\begingroup$ I'll allow it. I was expect roles in Town Of Salem instead of roles in Mafia, but they're pretty much the same game. $\endgroup$ – a guy Dec 17 '18 at 15:47
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Partial Answer

A

ten, joker, queen, jack --> poker cards

B

nightlife, werewolves, vampires, witch --> horror story elements

C

investigator, thief, spy, mayor/ militia? --> detective story characters

D

spy, doctor, mayor, militia --> people in military affairs

Tags

X

[strategy] (used in both poker and military (assuming A and D are correct)

Hints from OP:

1 correct in A, B, and C

then

1 correct in A, B, C, D, X incorrect, implied: D incorrect

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  • $\begingroup$ You have 1/4 groups correct. $\endgroup$ – a guy Dec 16 '18 at 14:10
  • $\begingroup$ Still only 1/4 groups correct. The tag is also incorrect. $\endgroup$ – a guy Dec 16 '18 at 16:31

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