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by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sun Dec 05, 2021 2:59 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1142
Views: 88433

Re: The Counting Game

Alas it took me too long to write 1078 and Flavius posted a 1078 event.

1079 AD Moorish forces, aided by Castilian knights under El Cid (Rodrigo Diaz), defeat and rout the invading army of Emir Abdallah ibn Buluggin of Granada, near the town of Cabra.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sun Dec 05, 2021 2:56 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1142
Views: 88433

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1078 AD Nikephoros Botaneiates, a Byzantine general of the Theme of the Anatolics, revolts against Emperor Michael VII. With the support of the Seljuk Turks who provide him with troops, Nikephoros marches upon Nicaea. He defeats the imperial army and proclaims himself emperor. He will stay on the th...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sun Dec 05, 2021 1:39 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1142
Views: 88433

Re: The Counting Game

1074 AD Pope Gregory VII excommunicates the Norman nobleman Robert Guiscard. They will reconsolidate soon. 1075 AD Pope Gregory VII holds a council in the Lateran Palace at Rome. He publishes a decree against laymen investiture. In the beginning, Christ's disciples were placing the bishops. After th...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sat Dec 04, 2021 8:27 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1142
Views: 88433

Re: The Counting Game

1071 AD The Byzantine army is defeated by the Turks of Arlp Aslan due to the nobles betraying emperor Romanus IV. Soon after the same nobles blind him giving Aslan reason enough to denounce the peace treaty he had signed with Romanus.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Wed Dec 01, 2021 2:39 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1142
Views: 88433

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: 1142
Views: 88433

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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: 1142
Views: 88433

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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: 1142
Views: 88433

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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: 33
Views: 648

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: 153

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: 33
Views: 648

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: 1142
Views: 88433

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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: 1142
Views: 88433

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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: 1142
Views: 88433

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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: 1142
Views: 88433

Re: The Counting Game

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: 1142
Views: 88433

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: 1142
Views: 88433

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: 1142
Views: 88433

Re: The Counting Game

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: 1142
Views: 88433

Re: The Counting Game

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: 1142
Views: 88433

Re: The Counting Game

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...