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by PRINCE WILLIAM
Wed Dec 01, 2021 2:39 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1135
Views: 88180

Re: The Counting Game

1066 ΑD The Saxons defeat the Vikings in such a way that only 24 ships were needed to carry the survivors when 300 were needed to get them to England. In turn, they were defeated by the Normans changing the rulers of the country and putting the seeds for centuries of rivalry and war with the other s...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Mon Nov 29, 2021 1:33 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1135
Views: 88180

Re: The Counting Game

Posted at the same time!
Okay, let's go to 1058.

1058 AD Stephen IX dies of a severe illness after a pontificate of 7-months at Florence. He is succeeded by Nicholas II who will be coronated the following year.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Mon Nov 29, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1135
Views: 88180

Re: The Counting Game

1056 AD empress Theodora dies thus ending the Macedonian Dynasty.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sat Nov 27, 2021 7:34 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1135
Views: 88180

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1053 AD Lazarus of Galesios dies on November 7th, he's venerated as a saint by both the Orthodox and Roman Churches.

1054 AD The schism between Orthodox and Roman churches dividing the Christian world in two.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Fri Nov 19, 2021 9:09 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Betrayal Blues
Replies: 32
Views: 603

Re: Betrayal Blues

For some people, me included, the end cannot validate the means by any standard.
Yes, I play to win, but if there happens to have a loyal and trusted ally all the game I won't betray him, I will set for the second best and draw with him.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Tue Nov 16, 2021 9:09 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Christmas Scoff
Replies: 3
Views: 144

Re: Christmas Scoff

Pork meat cooked with celery is a traditional dish for Christmas Day in Greece, one I am looking for too. Especially after 40 days of fasting!
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Tue Nov 16, 2021 3:06 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Betrayal Blues
Replies: 32
Views: 603

Re: Betrayal Blues

I never stab allies and friends. I have never soloed a game but I am always happy with my games even when I lose.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sun Nov 14, 2021 5:58 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1135
Views: 88180

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1048 AD Pope Damasus II succeeds Benedict IX as the 151st Pope of the Catholic Church, but he dies after 23 days (this is to be a lucky man!)
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Thu Nov 11, 2021 2:10 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1135
Views: 88180

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1046 AD Pope Clement II succeeds Gregory VI as the 149th pope and crowns Henry III as Holy Roman Emperor. He will die some months later.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Mon Nov 08, 2021 3:58 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1135
Views: 88180

Re: The Counting Game

1025 ΑD Emperor Vasilios II dies after a half a century reign. HIs fame and achievements were such that even after his death no one attacked the empire for 20 years.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Mon Nov 08, 2021 1:08 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1135
Views: 88180

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1021 was a thousand years ago. We have a way to go!
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sun Nov 07, 2021 10:12 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1135
Views: 88180

Re: The Counting Game

Okay, since it is the creators wish, let's respect it.
Come Dargo, give us something on 1019!
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sat Nov 06, 2021 8:57 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1135
Views: 88180

Re: The Counting Game

If this was the case, no numeral posts shouldn't happened. But they did. So we are doing this to balance the row. After it will be done, we are to continue on one by one. 1015 AD Vladimir I (the Great) dies at Berestove after a 35-year reign. He is succeeded by his son Sviatopolk I as Grand Prince o...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Thu Nov 04, 2021 1:49 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1135
Views: 88180

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1002 AD Emperor Otto III dies, at the age of 22, of smallpox at Castle of Paterno (near Rome) after a 19-year reign (yes he was crowned at the age of approximately 3!). He leaves no son, nor a surviving brother who can succeed by hereditary right to the throne. 1003 AD Pope Sylvester II dies after a...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Wed Nov 03, 2021 1:38 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1135
Views: 88180

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992 AD A superflare from the sun caused Aurora Borealis with visibility as far south as Germany and Korea. 993 AD A strong solar storm hits the Earth. 994 AD Olaf Tryggvason, already a baptised Christian, is confirmed as Christian in a ceremony at Andover. After receiving gifts from Æthelred II, Ola...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Tue Nov 02, 2021 5:08 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1135
Views: 88180

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989 AD Emperor Basil II uses his contingent of 6,000 Varangians to help him defeat Bardas Phokas (the Younger), who suffers a seizure during the siege of Abydos. Phokas dies, ending the revolt and threat to Constantinople. 990 AD Al-Mansur, de facto ruler of Al-Andalus, conquers the Castle of Montem...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sun Oct 31, 2021 10:44 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1135
Views: 88180

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975 AD Emperor John I raids Mesopotamia and invades Syria, using the Byzantine base at Antioch to press southwards to Tripoli. He conquers the cities of Baalbek, Damascus, Sidon, Tiberias and Caesarea, but fails to take Jerusalem. 976 AD The said Emperor dies and he is succeeded by the rightful heir...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Wed Oct 27, 2021 7:19 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1135
Views: 88180

Re: The Counting Game

968 AD Mieszko I, duke and prince of Poland, constructs Poznań Cathedral within the fortified stronghold of Poznań. The settlement becomes a bishopric, Mieszko appoints Jordan as the first bishop. 969 AD Emperor Nikephoros II is murdered in the royal palace of Boukoleon at Constantinople after a 6-y...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Fri Oct 22, 2021 6:12 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1135
Views: 88180

Re: The Counting Game

(I just gave some additional info!) 962 ADA Byzantine expeditionary force under General Nikephoros Phokas invades northern Syria and sacks Aleppo, capital of the Hamdanid emir Sayf al-Dawla. 963 AD Emperor Romanos II dies at age 25, probably of poison administered by his wife, Empress Theophano. He ...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Fri Oct 22, 2021 12:48 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1135
Views: 88180

Re: The Counting Game

955 AD On November 23, King Eadred dies childless after a 9-year reign at Frome. He is succeeded by his 15-year-old nephew, Eadwig, as King of England. 956 AD Emperor Constantine VII appoints Nikephoros Phokas as commander of the Byzantine field army (Domestic of the Schools) in the East. He gives h...