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by David E. Cohen
Thu Feb 22, 2018 10:32 pm
Forum: Diplomacy Strategy
Topic: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment
Replies: 21
Views: 3801

Re: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment

We now have 13 confirmed playtesters with 1 more tentative, so we need 1 or 2 more players for a complete roster.
by David E. Cohen
Mon Feb 19, 2018 2:49 pm
Forum: Diplomacy Strategy
Topic: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment
Replies: 21
Views: 3801

Re: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment

Got 11. Need 4.
by David E. Cohen
Sun Feb 18, 2018 3:28 pm
Forum: Diplomacy Strategy
Topic: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment
Replies: 21
Views: 3801

Re: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment

This variant looks like it will be a blast to play, and we have some very good players to test your skills against.
by David E. Cohen
Wed Feb 14, 2018 1:15 am
Forum: Diplomacy Strategy
Topic: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment
Replies: 21
Views: 3801

Re: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment

Nine players. Six slots remaining.
by David E. Cohen
Tue Feb 13, 2018 1:01 am
Forum: Diplomacy Strategy
Topic: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment
Replies: 21
Views: 3801

Re: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment

We have eight players. Seven slots remaning.
by David E. Cohen
Sun Feb 11, 2018 11:36 am
Forum: Diplomacy Advice
Topic: Diplomacy Academy 5: Valuing Stabs
Replies: 15
Views: 1884

Re: Diplomacy Academy 5: Valuing Stabs

I didn't pay against you on the judges. This was an Academy game. so definitely no random players there.
by David E. Cohen
Sun Feb 11, 2018 2:50 am
Forum: Diplomacy Advice
Topic: Diplomacy Academy 5: Valuing Stabs
Replies: 15
Views: 1884

Re: Diplomacy Academy 5: Valuing Stabs

Ah, but every once in a while, you DO have a little patience Chris. It was fun playing with/against you.
by David E. Cohen
Sat Feb 10, 2018 1:30 pm
Forum: Diplomacy Strategy
Topic: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment
Replies: 21
Views: 3801

Re: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment

Six players signed up so far. Nine slots remaining.
by David E. Cohen
Fri Feb 09, 2018 1:35 am
Forum: Diplomacy Strategy
Topic: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment
Replies: 21
Views: 3801

Re: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment

I will be running a play by email playtest of this variant, at the comparatively leisurely pace of one game year every two weeks. If you are interested, email me at zendip18AToptonlineDOTnet. Please include a Power preference list, or let me know you have no preferences. Be warned, I want dedicated ...
by David E. Cohen
Tue Jan 30, 2018 10:36 pm
Forum: Diplomacy Strategy
Topic: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment
Replies: 21
Views: 3801

Re: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment

One difference between the rule in that earlier variant and the rule here is that fleets in High Seas Provinces can now convoy.
by David E. Cohen
Tue Jan 30, 2018 10:29 pm
Forum: Diplomacy Strategy
Topic: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment
Replies: 21
Views: 3801

Re: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment

I used a variation of this rule in my Conquest of the Americas variant. I believe that there are some similar rules out there.
by David E. Cohen
Tue Jan 30, 2018 1:44 am
Forum: Diplomacy Strategy
Topic: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment
Replies: 21
Views: 3801

Re: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment

Oh I agree that these rules, as a group, are compiicated, but I didn't put in any I didn't have to! :lol: Seriously, I prefer to keep variant rules as close to Standard as possible. The high seas province rule create a much more fluid game, and I feel they are necesssary, given the globe spanning em...
by David E. Cohen
Mon Jan 29, 2018 12:43 am
Forum: Diplomacy Strategy
Topic: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment
Replies: 21
Views: 3801

Re: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment

No, there is no limit to the number of fleets a high seas province can hold.
by David E. Cohen
Sat Jan 27, 2018 7:49 pm
Forum: Diplomacy Strategy
Topic: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment
Replies: 21
Views: 3801

Re: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment

There is a difference. It is explained in the rules, which are on the map, but the large, darker blue provinces are High Seas Provinces. Multiple units can be located there simultaneously, and cannot be attacked there. Fleets in High Seas provinces can convoy though.
by David E. Cohen
Sat Jan 27, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: Diplomacy Strategy
Topic: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment
Replies: 21
Views: 3801

Re: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment

Interested enough to bump, but not interested enough to comment? :?
by David E. Cohen
Thu Jan 25, 2018 1:32 am
Forum: Diplomacy Strategy
Topic: New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment
Replies: 21
Views: 3801

New Variant: Dawn of the Enlightenment

Didn't know there was a new forumA Anyway, I have developed a new variant, which is on a temporary homepage, http://davidecohen.wixsite.com/diplomiscellany, since I am having a bit of trouble editing my main website. Please take a look. I would love to get comments, suggestions and criticism. Its be...