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Finished: 03 AM Fri 12 Oct 18 UTC
Modern Madness the Maddening: The Power of Greysku
20 hours /phase
Pot: 100 D - Spring, 2002, Finished
Modern Diplomacy II, Public messaging only, Anonymous players, Sum-of-Squares Scoring
1 excused missed turn
Game drawn
30 Sep 18 UTC Spring, 1998: Just making sure.
30 Sep 18 UTC Spring, 1998: Until he gets Russia.. invaded Ukraine.. invaded Russia.. but you're fine. He will go for the solo with 16 SCS that's without Turkey after.
30 Sep 18 UTC Spring, 1998: @Britain: There only a third of the way to a solo. No closer than me. Granted, they have a much easier time getting more SCs but that's because they are a border member of our alliance.

@Poland: Speaking of SCs, I was thinking of sending troops around Urals to attack Turkey and Egypt. Would you be okay with that?
01 Oct 18 UTC Spring, 1998: Yeah Germany that's cool, except I'm planning to move to Volga soon. So you'd be pretty tightly wedged along the east until I was done there.
01 Oct 18 UTC Spring, 1998: That's fine. I don't mind. I just need to make sure I can keep expanding without attacking my allies.
01 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 1998: @ France: Do you want to move into Wales?
01 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 1998: Not really. I just want to keep Britain out. Germany, you can take the rest of the United Kingdom, I'm comfortable with just holding on to London, if you're okay with that.
01 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 1998: France, where will you expand following Britain's fall?
01 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 1998: Spain's cosy... I want the entire Iberian Peninsula
01 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 1998: Mind if I keep Morocco?
01 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 1998: That's not part of the Iberian Peninsula
01 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 1998: Would you help me move to Wales then?
01 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 1998: Absolutely
01 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 1998: Very nice!
01 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 1998: @Egypt I see you doing just fine tapping everything you can in Anatolia rather than SH'ing. Would you mind doing that? I just need a tap in Ankara/Izmir. Would be amazing if possible
02 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 1998: @Italy - I have been support holding though not tapping . But I can tap one of those 2 this turn.
04 Oct 18 UTC Spring, 1999: @France Err... A build in Marseilles is understandable, but Monaco too? Why?
04 Oct 18 UTC Spring, 1999: @Egypt Can you tap Anatolia? I can respect your holdings over Ankara.
04 Oct 18 UTC Spring, 1999: Nothing against you, Italy, I can move Monaco to Marseilles and then convoy should I desire. A build in Monaco is just as useful (in my perspective) as a build in Lyon or Paris
04 Oct 18 UTC Spring, 1999: @Italy - I can.
05 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 1999: @ Poland: You cool with me moving to Volga?
05 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 1999: Indeed I am!
05 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 1999: Cool.
05 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 1999: GG Spain!

GG Russia!

GG Britain!
05 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 1999: So... We done after Turkey or do I keep going after Egypt?
06 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 1999: If you go after Egypt, I likely will as well, which may cause conflict with Italy. I would prefer to avoid that.

We've all been fairly peaceable, and at this point it would require a major stab that would likely result in the stabber being ganged up on.

I think we start colouring in the map while we finish off Turkey and then celebrate with Vodka.
07 Oct 18 UTC Spring, 2000: @France I would appreciate a halting of building in Monaco if you don't mind.

@Egypt My build in Greece was a reaction to your move to Eastern Sahara.
07 Oct 18 UTC Spring, 2000: Can begin painting in tiles
07 Oct 18 UTC Spring, 2000: Now I will, yea lol. I don't intend to take anything more
07 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 2000: My bad @Egypt with the Maltese move, I was going to bounce but got concerned within the last 5 minutes
07 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 2000: Also, for the sake of global prosperity, I suggest we agree upon the partition of Georgia, depending on what draw scheme we choose
07 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 2000: Still cannot take Libya, so I hope the Maltese move is not as violent as it otherwise would be
07 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 2000: Still cannot take Libya, so I hope the Maltese move is not as violent as it otherwise would be
07 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 2000: Poland has 15 centers and I have 9. I believe it makes sense for me to have it.
07 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 2000: It's up to Turkey, if they want to support one of us in.
08 Oct 18 UTC Spring, 2001: Germany, I don’t like those British isles moves...
08 Oct 18 UTC Spring, 2001: Yeah, probably not. Don't worry, I won't go any further.
09 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 2001: @France I suggest we do a territory swap - Morocco for Switzerland? Let me know what you think.
09 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 2001: I can defend Switzerland better in a worse case scenario and Morocco is absolutely useless to me.
09 Oct 18 UTC Autumn, 2001: We're ending the game hopefully right after this next Autumn, but that's fine with me. I'll be supporting Milan in
10 Oct 18 UTC Good game everyone
10 Oct 18 UTC Another well fought MMtM
10 Oct 18 UTC Yes, well played by all. In a way, similar to last game... only difference is that Britain is dead and Italy/Poland are alive. Well played all and hope to see you all in the next one.
10 Oct 18 UTC GG All!
10 Oct 18 UTC Good Game. Do we know when the next one is starting?
10 Oct 18 UTC Modern Madness the Maddening: Slightly Less Mad Ed is initiated. Good luck everyone!
10 Oct 18 UTC Italy, I considered stabbing you. Germany, who would you have sided with?
10 Oct 18 UTC I could tell, France, hence the Spring 1999 move. You backed off, though, so I retreated again.
10 Oct 18 UTC If we had been forced to keep going I was gonna go full force on Germany, see if I couldn't take advantage of the separation of German forces.

As always Magnetic24, good to find out I had you as an ally!
11 Oct 18 UTC Yes, Poland, I suspected you were UIC. If someone jumps out in front, then I would assume it would be you. I was talking to a friend offline [the site] about my position in this game, and they urged me to stab you, Poland, as no one could check you. I felt our relationship was stronger than that though. :)

I will see you when I am feeling slightly less mad [ed] and I am sure I will encounter you, one way or another!

Start Backward Open large map Forward End

Poland
Drawn. Bet: 10 D, won: 27 D
15 supply-centers, 15 units
Germany
Tanteno (126 D)
Drawn. Bet: 10 D, won: 24 D
14 supply-centers, 14 units
Italy
Magnetic24 (0 D X)
Drawn. Bet: 10 D, won: 21 D
13 supply-centers, 13 units
France
What1881 (152 D)
Drawn. Bet: 10 D, won: 18 D
12 supply-centers, 12 units
Egypt
rannjohnson (1361 D)
Drawn. Bet: 10 D, won: 12 D
10 supply-centers, 10 units
Britain
Defeated. Bet: 10 D
Russia
Nurelya (227 D)
Defeated. Bet: 0 D
Spain
Arun2642 (613 D)
Defeated. Bet: 0 D
Turkey
SmuRumS (307 D)
Defeated. Bet: 10 D
Ukraine
SHOWMAN99 (89 D X)
Defeated. Bet: 10 D
Civil Disorders
moresunward (100 D)Spain (Autumn, 1998) with 2 centres.
SardonicMartyr (100 D)Russia (Autumn, 1997) with 3 centres.
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