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by umbletheheep
Fri Jul 08, 2022 11:32 pm
Forum: Development
Topic: New Board UI testing
Replies: 53
Views: 1955

Re: New Board UI testing

I think it would be a good idea to add an option to download the map and sandbox from the current season.
by umbletheheep
Thu May 19, 2022 9:44 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Diplomacy Briefing is Looking for Another Editor
Replies: 0
Views: 463

Diplomacy Briefing is Looking for Another Editor

The Diplomacy Briefing is looking for another editor to join their team. There is also some compensation with this position.

The job description is here: https://bit.ly/3yEZQpV.

If you haven't subscribed to the Briefing yet: http://www.diplomacybriefing.com
by umbletheheep
Thu Jan 13, 2022 3:01 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Issue #1 of NOTES ON A NAPKIN out now
Replies: 3
Views: 1265

Re: Issue #1 of NOTES ON A NAPKIN out now

Always great when people invest back into the hobby. Thanks for producing this new zine. I hope it has much success.
by umbletheheep
Mon Dec 20, 2021 8:15 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Hobby Ambassador of the Year
Replies: 0
Views: 1345

Hobby Ambassador of the Year

The Briefing will be awarding a Hobby Ambassador of the Year (trophy and all). We gathered a list of over 70 nominees who are helping advance the hobby through their tireless efforts. Our nominating committee consisted of 6 people who represent a good cross section of the hobby, and now the hobby wi...
by umbletheheep
Fri Aug 13, 2021 5:28 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!
Replies: 372
Views: 71660

Re: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!

Strategy article in the Briefing from our champions - https://mailchi.mp/diplomacybriefing.co ... -the-world
by umbletheheep
Tue May 18, 2021 10:24 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Help Out the Diplomacy Briefing
Replies: 0
Views: 3828

Help Out the Diplomacy Briefing

Hey guys. We're looking for someone with basic Photoshop skills (or to use the free resource Photopea) to help out the Briefing with our social media graphics. This is the idea . We just need someone who can outline and drop in a picture into the foreground and work with the editors for each weekly ...
by umbletheheep
Tue May 18, 2021 1:21 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Diplomacy Board Game Giveaway
Replies: 0
Views: 3756

Diplomacy Board Game Giveaway

The Briefing is giving away a free Diplomacy board game. Here's how to win it: https://www.diplomacybriefing.com/giveaway
by umbletheheep
Thu Apr 15, 2021 2:16 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!
Replies: 372
Views: 71660

Re: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!

A lot of tournaments do that the person that had the largest point draw gets the advancement.
by umbletheheep
Mon Apr 12, 2021 11:55 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!
Replies: 372
Views: 71660

Re: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!

You mean we "digested" a lot of appetizing food. On to dessert!
by umbletheheep
Sun Apr 11, 2021 10:22 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!
Replies: 372
Views: 71660

Re: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!

Are we allowed to update our names? We'd like to apply for The Greatest of All the Great Lakes times Infinity.
by umbletheheep
Sat Apr 10, 2021 5:17 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!
Replies: 372
Views: 71660

Re: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!

lol, what a word picture. Glad I'm not playing against you in press!
by umbletheheep
Sat Apr 10, 2021 4:16 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!
Replies: 372
Views: 71660

Re: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!

By the way, can we get a whoop whoop for the Midwest? Two teams! We're becoming the incubator for Dip talent in this world :)
by umbletheheep
Sat Apr 10, 2021 12:05 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!
Replies: 372
Views: 71660

Re: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!

To the southern fried team and future Brother Bored content that does not exist in our reality now, I apologize. Though I am envious that they will not have suffer through the gunboat games I'm about to. On to the finals...I guess. If we want to :) P.S. Special thanks to goldfinger for his work on t...
by umbletheheep
Thu Apr 01, 2021 11:23 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Win an Original 1959 Diplomacy Game!
Replies: 0
Views: 5035

Win an Original 1959 Diplomacy Game!

A special giveaway has been sponsored by the Briefing - https://us20.campaign-archive.com/?u=7f ... 22775e9b77
by umbletheheep
Sat Dec 19, 2020 11:17 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Worldwide decline in Diplomacy game
Replies: 26
Views: 7712

Re: Worldwide decline in Diplomacy game

Most people that know the wider hobby would say this last year has been the greatest growth in the hobby creatively and even numbers in years. There have been the rise of Diplomacy discord, f2f virtual tournaments, virtual Diplomacy leagues, multiple new broadcasts and podcasts, many new online tour...
by umbletheheep
Thu Dec 17, 2020 6:13 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!
Replies: 372
Views: 71660

Re: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!

Two questions: 1. When does the 2nd gunboat game start? It seems to me that after the 1st has gone on for a few weeks the next should start up that way everyone isn't waiting for the 2nd game to finish. 2. Are gunboats scored the same as the full press games? I think they are just wanted to double c...
by umbletheheep
Fri Dec 11, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!
Replies: 372
Views: 71660

Re: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!

Is there going to be an update that shows who the participants are that are in each of the games and from what teams?
by umbletheheep
Thu Dec 10, 2020 5:27 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!
Replies: 372
Views: 71660

Re: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!

Any particular reason our game is paused?
by umbletheheep
Wed Nov 18, 2020 3:20 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!
Replies: 372
Views: 71660

Re: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!

How many are we at now?
by umbletheheep
Sun Nov 08, 2020 3:46 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!
Replies: 372
Views: 71660

Re: Announcing the 2021 WebDip World Cup!

I'm in Michigan and will do a gunboat one if someone is putting together a Midwest or Great Lakes team or something along those lines.