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Finished: 09 AM Sun 16 Jul 17 UTC
The Second March
1 day /phase
Pot: 175 D - Spring, 1909, Finished
Classic, Anonymous players, Sum-of-Squares Scoring
1 excused missed turn
Game drawn
14 Jun 17 UTC Spring, 1901: Greetings and good luck to everyone!
18 Jun 17 UTC Spring, 1902: Based on low attendance on the eastern front I recommend cancelling this game.
18 Jun 17 UTC Spring, 1902: England, turkey, austria, and Russia have all missed turns.
18 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1902: Ya its a bit annoying the plus side I guess I will be fighting almost all the active players this round it seems :).
18 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1902: Pretty much
19 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1902: Ya you were correct when you said Italy was already under your thumb and I take it your diplomacy with England didn't go 100% as expected as you were still talking me into attacking them :P. Win or lose I will just have fun with it and wish everyone luck :D. Just sad to see the number of inactives is all.
19 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1902: Talking you into attacking them? You lack an understanding. I am working with Italy and England, and I gave you a change to negotiate surrender.

Italy will be gaining just as much from this war as I, and if he disagrees I am completely willing to renegotiate.
19 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1902: More so was just stating what you stated during talks. I explained I wasn't really interested in attacking England as he seemed to be decent to interact with up to that point. I suspect that's when you took the route you did which is fine. I see no reason to renegotiate with you as I do not plan to be your puppet to deal with England :P.

In the grand scheme of it that may not matter though considering England may of went inactive.

So we are all just playing the hands were being dealt I suppose so no hard feelings.
19 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1902: The way you tell it is so frustrating. How come you have to assume that England and/or Italy would be at the bottom of an alliance? Why can't they be in an equal footing alliance? Also, I never offered you an attack against England, I asked you to negotiate your surrender.
19 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1902: It was more so how you stated it really. All I heard is what you stated not so much what was actually discussed. I am sure you made it sound like rainbows and sunshine :P
19 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1902: I tried to explain to you how instead of being eliminated by myself and my allies you could try a negotiate a surrender so as not to lose all your centers but instead to make yourself useful to us. However, it seems to have fallen on deaf ears that hear what they want.

But I guess the way this game is playing out is example enough of how your style of ignorant diplomacy fails to head results.

Never the less, good luck.
19 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1902: I'm back. I apologize for having missed last turn, but I would certainly agree that a cancel is the appropriate solution here.
19 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1902: What are the rules to cancel - do we need 100% buy in?
19 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1902: Yea unless Austria votes cancel we have to still play, but when they miss their next turn it doesn't count their vote, pretty much after they dc from the match.
19 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1902: Can we agree to dog pile whoever doesn't put in the vote?
19 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1902: Hi everyone! Good luck to all.
19 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1902: Looks like we have a full game, good luck all!
22 Jun 17 UTC Spring, 1903: Good luck everyone
24 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1903: new russia here
25 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1903: Welcome!
27 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1904: I really do wish you all would finish me off quicker. I really tired of the generally bad game play and then half of the game is mostly inactive. Old Russia building a fleet in Black Sea, Germany not taking Paris this round, Austria just playing this entire game pretty much wasted last turn...

I kind of assume at this point you all play together normally and would be interested in seeing after the anon thing disappears how many games you all worked together :P. As confident in each other some of you were vs how poorly you all played its the only decent reasoning I can think of.
27 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1904: *I am really* as apparently I can't type today :/
27 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1904: Just because you don't know how to be diplomatic doesn't mean the other players were bad. I agree that the constant NMR's were frustrating but you caused your own lose, so don't whine.
27 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1904: Not whining rather its a hypothesis I had. I am interested in whether its true or not. I already plan to take the loss otherwise I would of prevented some of what happened. I just prefer to dictate how I go down is all :) its part of why you haven't taken any centers from me up to this point.
27 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1904: I guess that makes sense, it's not a strategy to win, but it definitely allows you to have a huge effect on the game plays out. Italy gained much more than me because of that.
27 Jun 17 UTC Autumn, 1904: Well knowing that all three of you are after me pretty much secures my loss. No matter how good a player is at the game and how badly the other side fumbles it that will ultimately still be a loss. That being said if played correctly and you all sort of coordinate it I should be eliminated by the end of this next year. Was a fun fight but disappointed by the sheer number of inactivity but it is what it is. I am starting to see that in quite a few of my games though.
03 Jul 17 UTC Spring, 1906: if this is supposed to be three-way draw, make it snappy. no need to prolongued torturing me ;)

- if not, i am open to all
03 Jul 17 UTC Spring, 1906: Ya you're telling me :P
10 Jul 17 UTC Autumn, 1907: What's going on Germany? Why the pause vote?
11 Jul 17 UTC Autumn, 1907: Doing my part to make games run and taking over Austria. My diplomatic corps is standing by.
11 Jul 17 UTC Autumn, 1907: Thanks new Austria... I don't intend on using those diplomatic corps, but I commend the sportsmanship.
14 Jul 17 UTC Autumn, 1908: this is it then, i guess? it was an honor to draw with you, italy, and i appreciate you saving a spot for me in the draw.

germany, you just snatched some points. enjoy your draw nontheless:)
14 Jul 17 UTC Autumn, 1908: somebody would have done it anyway so .. thank you guys for the hard work... i don't have any credit in this .. good job to russia italy and old germany
14 Jul 17 UTC Autumn, 1908: I'm ready to draw... congrats on snatching some low dangling points... Have no Idea what happened to Old Germany.
14 Jul 17 UTC my vote is in. thanks for all, italy. gg!
14 Jul 17 UTC Thanks again guys and dont hate me somebody had to take those points . you did the game
14 Jul 17 UTC no worries, german mate. think we all know how it can go:)

Start Backward Open large map Forward End

Italy
Pluglife (320 D)
Drawn. Bet: 25 D, won: 87 D
14 supply-centers, 14 units
Germany
dobreni (0 D X)
Drawn. Bet: 0 D, won: 54 D
11 supply-centers, 11 units
Russia
teh_duke (814 D)
Drawn. Bet: 0 D, won: 36 D
9 supply-centers, 9 units
England
LordBubax (100 D)
Defeated. Bet: 0 D
France
Hellion19 (111 D)
Defeated. Bet: 25 D
Austria
yoak (1417 D)
Defeated. Bet: 0 D
Turkey
Defeated. Bet: 0 D
Civil Disorders
GoatLover (150 D (S))Russia (Autumn, 1903) with 4 centres.
ducklovin (100 D)England (Spring, 1905) with 3 centres.
BurntAlmond (100 D)Germany (Spring, 1908) with 9 centres.
Kekiphate (100 D)Turkey (Autumn, 1902) with 3 centres.
Antonio (100 D)Austria (Spring, 1906) with 7 centres.
Nephthys (2603 D)Austria (Autumn, 1907) with 2 centres.
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