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by 2ndWhiteLine
Thu Jan 10, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Mod Team Announcement
Replies: 26
Views: 1361

Re: Mod Team Announcement

Who?
by 2ndWhiteLine
Sun Dec 30, 2018 5:34 pm
Forum: Feedback/Bug Reports
Topic: Bringing new variants to WebDiplomacy?
Replies: 11
Views: 1130

Re: Bringing new variants to WebDiplomacy?

We want Colonial! Bugs and all!
by 2ndWhiteLine
Sun Dec 30, 2018 5:33 pm
Forum: Feedback/Bug Reports
Topic: How would you improve the website?
Replies: 46
Views: 2611

Re: How would you improve the website?

People have complained for years about the save/ready buttons being too close. It's bullshit that the developers haven't listened to this basic improvement suggestion.
by 2ndWhiteLine
Mon Dec 24, 2018 5:08 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Is it still Diplomacy if there is no press?
Replies: 46
Views: 3781

Re: Is it still Diplomacy if there is no press?

It looks like the "commitment paradox" implies that players in a game can (and will) often make decisions that don't appear to be the optimal given the situation and circumstances. In game theory, the principle of a Nash equilibrium implies that a player (or firm, or whatever) is making the most opt...
by 2ndWhiteLine
Wed Dec 12, 2018 1:02 am
Forum: Face to Face Diplomacy
Topic: Boston F2F game
Replies: 3
Views: 384

Re: Boston F2F game

We had a house game this past Saturday (although I didn't attend this one). There's usually a game every month on average plus the Boston Massacre tournament (as well as TotalCon and Carnage) on the calendar as well.
by 2ndWhiteLine
Wed Dec 05, 2018 11:35 pm
Forum: Face to Face Diplomacy
Topic: Rewards for Face to Face Tournament Winners
Replies: 42
Views: 2411

Re: Rewards for Face to Face Tournament Winners

My collection of Boston Massacre swords must be acknowledged.
by 2ndWhiteLine
Mon Dec 03, 2018 12:02 am
Forum: New Games
Topic: Fancy a gunboat?
Replies: 23
Views: 1033

Re: Fancy a gunboat?

Count me in!
by 2ndWhiteLine
Sun Dec 02, 2018 1:05 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: 2018 Gunboat Tournament
Replies: 557
Views: 39379

Re: 2018 Gunboat Tournament

What exactly ARE we waiting for?
by 2ndWhiteLine
Sat Dec 01, 2018 1:10 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: 2018 Gunboat Tournament
Replies: 557
Views: 39379

Re: 2018 Gunboat Tournament

Might as well just name me the winner if we aren’t going to proceed with the second round.
by 2ndWhiteLine
Sun Nov 25, 2018 9:23 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: 2018 Gunboat Tournament
Replies: 557
Views: 39379

Re: 2018 Gunboat Tournament

Reminder to whoever is creating the games for the next round: create the games for the next round.
by 2ndWhiteLine
Wed Nov 21, 2018 12:49 am
Forum: Feedback/Bug Reports
Topic: Disabled Ready-button resulted in disbanded army when retreat was possible
Replies: 4
Views: 673

Re: Disabled Ready-button resulted in disbanded army when retreat was possible

This wouldn't be a problem if save/ready were farther apart. Could have avoided this confusion.
by 2ndWhiteLine
Sat Nov 17, 2018 8:22 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: 2018 Gunboat Tournament
Replies: 557
Views: 39379

Re: 2018 Gunboat Tournament

Since naked will not be joining (?) us in the second round, I'll gladly accept the top ranking as the result of a combination of skill and alphabetical order.
by 2ndWhiteLine
Sun Nov 11, 2018 10:40 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: 2018 Gunboat Tournament
Replies: 557
Views: 39379

Re: 2018 Gunboat Tournament

Reposting the last game to bump the thread:

https://webdiplomacy.net/board.php?gameID=222878
by 2ndWhiteLine
Mon Oct 22, 2018 11:43 pm
Forum: Feedback/Bug Reports
Topic: Gulf of Lyon(s)
Replies: 20
Views: 1472

Re: Gulf of Lyon(s)

My bookshelf game version of Diplomacy spells "Eastern Mediterrranean" with three Rs.
by 2ndWhiteLine
Sat Oct 20, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: 2018 Gunboat Tournament
Replies: 557
Views: 39379

Re: 2018 Gunboat Tournament

Agreed with Nikola. Since games played with the other two tied members is entirely out of their control, it shouldn't factor into a tiebreak.
by 2ndWhiteLine
Thu Oct 18, 2018 10:42 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: 2018 Gunboat Tournament
Replies: 557
Views: 39379

Re: 2018 Gunboat Tournament

Game 62 solo. Sorry robodirge.
by 2ndWhiteLine
Fri Oct 12, 2018 10:48 pm
Forum: Face to Face Diplomacy
Topic: The Boroughs is back, baby!
Replies: 19
Views: 1230

Re: The Boroughs is back, baby!

Unfortunately for webDippers, abge doesn't give out participation trophies.
by 2ndWhiteLine
Tue Oct 09, 2018 12:42 am
Forum: Face to Face Diplomacy
Topic: 2019 FTF Tournament Calendar
Replies: 16
Views: 1159

Re: 2019 FTF Tournament Calendar

Boston Massacre ** July 23 & 24 (2018 dates) *** Boston, MA (technically Brookline)

bostonmassacrediplomacy.com
by 2ndWhiteLine
Sat Oct 06, 2018 11:06 pm
Forum: Face to Face Diplomacy
Topic: 2018 World Diplomacy Championships - Washington DC
Replies: 121
Views: 7386

Re: 2018 World Diplomacy Championships - Washington DC

Poor Valis. Stuck in last place.
by 2ndWhiteLine
Sun Sep 30, 2018 4:54 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: 2018 Gunboat Tournament
Replies: 557
Views: 39379

Re: 2018 Gunboat Tournament

I recognize the need to find substitute players and the associated difficulties therein, but when a game experiences a forced pause, can the mods at least provide an explanation? I've had several of these throughout the first round; a game is paused without notification and unpaused under similar ci...