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by Ferdack
Thu May 19, 2022 11:33 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: 20Q - Twenty Questions - Character Edition
Replies: 22
Views: 170

Re: 20Q - Twenty Questions - Character Edition

Is this person an important historical figure?
by Ferdack
Tue May 17, 2022 4:18 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1440
Views: 108010

Re: The Counting Game

The IBM 1403 line printer was introduced as part of the IBM 1401 computer in 1959 and had an especially long life in the IBM product line. Anno 1404, known as Dawn of Discovery in North America, is a city-building and economic simulation game with real-time strategy elements, part of the Anno series...
by Ferdack
Fri May 13, 2022 12:11 am
Forum: Diplomacy Strategy
Topic: Dealing with the Metagame
Replies: 22
Views: 518

Re: Dealing with the Metagame

Perhaps the issue is due to DSS being the default when creating new games on webDip? If the devs added "select option" in the scoring dropdown, it could encourage players to choose SOS more.
by Ferdack
Wed May 11, 2022 12:29 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1440
Views: 108010

Re: The Counting Game

1352 AD: After years of begging and being a Buddhist monk, the penniless Chinese peasant Zhu Yuanzhang joins the Red Turban Rebellion against the Mongol-led Yuan dynasty of China; he will later become the first emperor of the Ming dynasty.

---Wikipedia
by Ferdack
Tue May 03, 2022 3:28 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1440
Views: 108010

Re: The Counting Game

1276 was the only year where the Catholic Church was led by four popes. NGC 1277 is a "lenticular galaxy with primordial globular clusters located 240 million light-years away from Earth". 1278: Emperor Duangzong of the Song Dynasty dies. 1279: The Song Dynasty comes to an end after Song forces wer...
by Ferdack
Tue May 03, 2022 2:37 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1440
Views: 108010

Re: The Counting Game

1276 was the only year where the Catholic Church was led by four popes. NGC 1277 is a "lenticular galaxy with primordial globular clusters located 240 million light-years away from Earth". 1278: Emperor Duangzong of the Song Dynasty dies. 1279: The Song Dynasty comes to an end after Song forces were...
by Ferdack
Tue Apr 12, 2022 8:33 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1440
Views: 108010

Re: The Counting Game

1+2+4=7
by Ferdack
Tue Apr 12, 2022 12:00 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1440
Views: 108010

Re: The Counting Game

1242 AD Battle of Lake Peipus, Alexander Nevsky defeats a force of Teutonic Knights in what is his most famous battle, fighting on the ice surface of the lake. Prokofiev's "Alexander Nevsky" deserves an honorable mention here--excellent music which includes a depiction of the battle on the ice. In ...
by Ferdack
Thu Mar 31, 2022 9:01 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Petition to remove Russia from Diplomacy
Replies: 38
Views: 1326

Re: Pttn t rmv Rss frm Dplmcy

dargorygel wrote:
Thu Mar 31, 2022 12:45 pm
Petition to remove vowels from the forum.
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by Ferdack
Tue Mar 22, 2022 1:39 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Petition to remove Russia from Diplomacy
Replies: 38
Views: 1326

Re: Petition to remove Russia from Diplomacy

but only nations that have been attacked by Russia can receive loaned builds. France gets the short end of the stick in this variant... Well are we talking attacked by the current Russian polity or are we talking has been attacked by Russia ever? And how are we defining "Attacked"? If we mean, Russ...
by Ferdack
Mon Mar 21, 2022 11:08 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Petition to remove Russia from Diplomacy
Replies: 38
Views: 1326

Re: Petition to remove Russia from Diplomacy

GracchusBabeuf wrote:
Mon Mar 21, 2022 9:28 pm
but only nations that have been attacked by Russia can receive loaned builds.
France gets the short end of the stick in this variant...
by Ferdack
Wed Dec 01, 2021 1:43 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1440
Views: 108010

Re: The Counting Game

Ferdack wrote:
Wed Dec 01, 2021 1:42 am
Since 1057 was skipped: Macbeth, King of Scotland died on August 15, 1057

1061: smallest emirp that is another emirp when flipped upside down.
Nevermind, I didn't see that 1057 was posted already.
by Ferdack
Wed Dec 01, 2021 1:42 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1440
Views: 108010

Re: The Counting Game

Since 1057 was skipped: Macbeth, King of Scotland died on August 15, 1057

1061: smallest emirp that is another emirp when flipped upside down.
by Ferdack
Sun Sep 12, 2021 3:51 am
Forum: New Games
Topic: Gunboat - 2 more needed, starting soon
Replies: 0
Views: 1248

Gunboat - 2 more needed, starting soon

Classic, 3 day phases, 10 point bet, 2 missed turns.

https://webdiplomacy.net/board.php?gameID=373785
by Ferdack
Sun Aug 22, 2021 8:25 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1440
Views: 108010

Re: The Counting Game

Can we post two or more updates until we get the post count and count in symmetry? 877 - Charles the Bald dies 878 - cakes may or may not have been burnt. 879 - Charles the simple is born 880 - Louis the Blind was born. He wasn’t born blind, he had his eyes gouged out for breaking an oath. A lesson...
by Ferdack
Thu Mar 25, 2021 4:50 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Lick Me in the Arse
Replies: 15
Views: 4141

Re: Lick Me in the Arse

Truly a masterpiece. And now for a lesser known piece in the musical world, Johann Nepomuk Hummel's Piano Concerto No.2 in A minor: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iYr7z1RYgaM Hummel studied with Mozart for two years when he was a boy, and was later one of the best pianists in Europe who rivaled Be...
by Ferdack
Wed Mar 24, 2021 6:26 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Lick Me in the Arse
Replies: 15
Views: 4141

Re: Lick Me in the Arse

Truly a masterpiece. And now for a lesser known piece in the musical world, Johann Nepomuk Hummel's Piano Concerto No.2 in A minor: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iYr7z1RYgaM Hummel studied with Mozart for two years when he was a boy, and was later one of the best pianists in Europe who rivaled Bee...
by Ferdack
Mon Aug 12, 2019 1:58 pm
Forum: New Games
Topic: Haiku Diplomacy
Replies: 13
Views: 1822

Re: Haiku Diplomacy

A game of poems
There is no better way of
Negotiation
by Ferdack
Thu Jun 13, 2019 6:54 am
Forum: Diplomacy Advice
Topic: Move clarification
Replies: 2
Views: 4444

Re: Move clarification

Thanks squigs!
by Ferdack
Thu Jun 13, 2019 6:28 am
Forum: Diplomacy Advice
Topic: Move clarification
Replies: 2
Views: 4444

Move clarification

In a hypothetical situation, if Germany orders
A Mun--Sil
A Ber S A Mun--Sil
A Sil--Gal

And Russia orders
A War--Sil
A Pru S A War--Sil
A Ukr--Gal

My question is, after bouncing with army Ukraine in Galicia, does army Silesia stay in Silesia or is it dislodged by army Warsaw?