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Finished: 07 AM Tue 27 Nov 18 UTC
AncMed-8
14 hours /phase
Pot: 50 D - Autumn, 8, Finished
The Ancient Mediterranean, Public messaging only, Anonymous players, Sum-of-Squares Scoring
1 excused missed turn
Game won by sweabia (238 D)
22 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 6: Attacking Jerusalem would be marvellous
23 Nov 18 UTC Autumn, 6: Carthage, just let me know what to do, if you don't, I'll do what I did last turn I'm fine with whatever. So, attacking Jerusalem, let me know if you want that to change.
23 Nov 18 UTC Autumn, 6: That’s good, Egypt. Keep it up until you own it
23 Nov 18 UTC Autumn, 6: Rome, why the move to Sicilia?
23 Nov 18 UTC Autumn, 6: Perhaps Rome has been keeping track of centres (he has more than you) and builds this coming phase? Plus the fact your units are almost all locked in a foolhardy struggle far from home?
24 Nov 18 UTC Autumn, 6: Carthage, just wanted to get all my units moved but didn’t want to violate our dmzs.
24 Nov 18 UTC Autumn, 6: "foolhardy struggle"
24 Nov 18 UTC Autumn, 6: Yeah interest choice of words lol
24 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 7: Rome takes Macedonia, Miletus, baleares, Crete and needs one more for a solo win. If her fleets move to the punic sea she can take Carthage itself for 18 centres.
24 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 7: Except I have honor and would have moved on carthage last turn for a garunteed victory if I had any intentions of such a thing
24 Nov 18 UTC Autumn, 7: Well, it looks like he doesn't trust you after all!
24 Nov 18 UTC Autumn, 7: Please stop listening to Persia, he will be inevitably destroyed unless he convinced you to stop fighting him, by getting you to fight each other. Ignore him. Fight when he is done. Think, if you were in Persia’s situation, what else would you try and do? Persia is playing his only and last card, and so far it’s working, please don’t fight and give him what he wants. At least fight when he is done so either way he is gone.
25 Nov 18 UTC Autumn, 7: Hahaha. Well done Rome. The over-confident fool and his sycophants get what they richly deserve - nothing.
25 Nov 18 UTC Autumn, 7: No! Why are you listening to Persia and doing what he wants?
25 Nov 18 UTC Autumn, 7: It's not what I want - what I want is irrelevant. A simple rule of thumb - whoever talks most is usually the weakest or least experienced player.
25 Nov 18 UTC Autumn, 7: Rome. I stand by what I said. I always work with the allies I set up... until they backstab home. You’ve rolled the dice. You’re 1 SC from winning. This should be fun
25 Nov 18 UTC Autumn, 7: Along what I said, I’m also the player that stands idly by while my ally is up to 17 SCs, but hasn’t backstabbed me... I’d let them win. I can’t let you win
25 Nov 18 UTC Autumn, 7: Well good luck with that Carthage!
25 Nov 18 UTC Autumn, 7: Persia, voting for a draw I see?
25 Nov 18 UTC Autumn, 7: Carthage it’s been a pleasure working with you. You’ve been one of the best allies I’ve had. I’m sorry it’s come to this but I play for the win when it’s there. I’ve tried to do so in the most honorable way and I hope you can understand. It’s been a pleasure sir and good luck
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: Carthage it’s been a pleasure working with you. You’ve been one of the best allies I’ve had. I’m sorry it’s come to this but I play for the win when it’s there. I’ve tried to do so in the most honorable way and I hope you can understand. It’s been a pleasure sir and good luck
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: I can’t keep you from Saguntum and there’s no way to take a supply center from you... gg
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: Gg wp sir
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: Actually, Tome... could you wait a year to let us destroy Persia? I really don’t want to give them the survive even...
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: I’ll abandon SCs and give you the win, I just want you to wait a year so Persia can be destroyed
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: Haha why? Do you think I care if I have 1 or zero SCS when the game ends? You are more of an amateur than I thought.
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: I always know that that would come. Rome is just a honorless liar. First he stabbed me with reasons I have never heard before and now it was time for Carthage. And the moral of that story, don´t believe the Romian Player anytime any more.
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: Rome isn't an 'honorless liar', it's just that you aren't any good at Diplomacy and don't seem to even understand what the game is about.
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: Persia why are you so intent on insulting's EVERYONE's playing ability as well as their character?
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: There's a reason why I teamed with the power that invaded just so you could be defeated and there's a reason why Carthage wants to wait a turn just to see you destroyed. Everyone does. I wonder whether it has something you have done or said to deserve this. Hmmmm, anyone else, thoughts?
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: And maybe I shouldn't stoop to this level, but consider why everyone wants you defeated and maybe the tone of your messages, then consider the amount of SCs everyone has, and take note of who has the least.
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: And maybe I shouldn't stoop to this level, but consider why everyone wants you defeated and maybe the tone of your messages, then consider the amount of SCs everyone has, and take note of who has the least.
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: Greece, shall I support you into Tyre?
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: That would be a nice thing, although it isn´t needed. By the way, Persia, you are the reason why we have a Romian solo now. If you would have been smart, instead of greedy and shortsighted, you never would have attacked me. A smart player has seen that this and I would have been the only possibility to stop the Romian-Carthagian alliance, resperctively Rome.
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: I was defeated some time ago, as were you. Your lack of maturity is as great as your lack of comprehension. If Carthage threw away a winning position because he didn't like my messages (which have always been perfectly polite and truthful) then perhaps he will learn from his mistake.
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: And Greece, if you think leaving your country undefended to march off and attack me is the reason you were overrun by the Romans then I really don't care.
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: PERFECTLY POLITE HAHAHAHAHA
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: "mute Egypt", "more of an amateur than I thought", "you aren't any good", "don't seem to understand what the game has been about" - Persia in the last 2-3 hours.
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: Persia, if you actually made friends instead of attacking your neighbours and then blamed them for not being able to defend against other threats, maybe this wouldn't have happened.
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: Again, you clearly don't understand the nature of this game or what 'polite' means.
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: So making negative comments about someone's skill level is polite?
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: If I was being impolite I assure you, you would know it.
25 Nov 18 UTC Spring, 8: Persia, for having played for 30 years, I don’t know if you know what “diplomacy” means, nor how to use it...
25 Nov 18 UTC Well Persia, I know you are being impolite now. Is there anything we can agree on? And have you considered my earlier messages and wonder why everyone wants you defeated?
26 Nov 18 UTC Until next time!
26 Nov 18 UTC Hopefully there isn't one...
26 Nov 18 UTC "What1881 Rank: Political puppet ... Won: 1 ( 1% )"
26 Nov 18 UTC I'm aware. In case you didn't get it, I try to win with my allies. Maybe that's too hard for someone with no allies to understand... Idk \(o.o)/
26 Nov 18 UTC In diplomacy there are no allies. You have no friends. If you don't understand that stick to Fortnight!
26 Nov 18 UTC There can be allies. Carthage played great he just unfortunately got disadvantaged due to a tricky choke point. He didn’t do anything wrong really.

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Rome
sweabia (238 D)
Won. Bet: 10 D, won: 50 D
19 supply-centers, 16 units
Carthage
What1881 (152 D)
Survived. Bet: 10 D
9 supply-centers, 9 units
Greece
Theoneandonly (10992 D)
Survived. Bet: 10 D
4 supply-centers, 3 units
Egypt
chiselmaster (170 D)
Survived. Bet: 10 D
2 supply-centers, 1 units
Persia
Survived. Bet: 10 D
0 supply-centers, 1 units
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