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Ogion (4375 D)
04 Oct 17 UTC
Hurricane Nate to hit Alabama?
oh, look another hurricane!

This one is tropical depression 16, but may pick up to hurricane strength.
Bo, thoughts?
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Condescension (10 D X)
01 Oct 17 UTC
Rival/hatred game variant
I'd like to play a game mode where each player is secretly given a unique rival (so no two players share a rival), and the only players counted at the end of the draw are those who have both survived and eliminated their rival. A solo doesn't need to eliminate their rival and rivals aren't necessarily symmetrical.
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orathaic (1009 D (B))
03 Oct 17 UTC
In the 21st century...
Is the government right to use violence against its own citizens?

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gyroelongated (100 D)
04 Oct 17 UTC
Unknown Player in Anonymous Private Game
I'm completely new to Diplomacy and this website. I made a private game and explained to my friends how to join my private match. Though only 2 people say they've joined, I have 3 anonymous players other than myself registered. Is it possible one of them joined twice? I know by the time stamps that it was one of the first two players who joined the game, the times are only a minute apart, and I am wondering if the small time frame is just a player joining twice.
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cspieker (18223 D)
03 Oct 17 UTC
HTML hack the "move preview"
Is this why I always lose?
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captainmeme (1126 D Mod)
11 Sep 17 UTC
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Mafia 31: Deja Vu
This thread is for participants of Mafia 31 only.
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Deeply_Dippy (388 D)
02 Oct 17 UTC
Issue #139 (Fall 2017) of Diplomacy World is now available
Highlights include various tributes to the late Jim-Bob Burgess as well as his last ever article, an interview with Siobhan Nolen.

Get it while it's hot! http://www.diplomacyworld.net/
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HBbuc (113 D)
03 Oct 17 UTC
Battle for McDonald's!!
Join the battle for McDonald's across the plains of America, the seas of the Caribbean, and the tundras of Canada!!
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Smokey Gem (184 D)
27 Sep 17 UTC
Australian 1v1 Title match
Are you an aussie living in aussie or overseas ( must be Australian not a tourist). I am looking to establish the best 1v1 player we have.
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Hamilton Brian (732 D (B))
14 Sep 17 UTC
Hamilton Brian Invitational
Dippers! I am looking at setting up semi-anonymous ranked WTA games @20 points each. There will be one each of full press, gunboat, and public press. Ideally the RR% will be at or better than 85%. PM me if you are interested in joining. Once I have the 6 candidates, games will be set up and passwords will be sent.
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MajorMitchell (1033 D)
28 Sep 17 UTC
Vale Hugh Hefner
Hugh Hefner dies at age 91. A controversial character, extremely successful businessman, championed some Liberal causes, gay rights, marriage equality, Native American rights, gave many authors a break, eg Alex Haley, but also it has to be said, contributed to the objectification of women and exploited women for financial gain.
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bo_sox48 (4844 D Mod (G))
27 Sep 17 UTC
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Mod Team Announcement
Claesar has agreed to join the mod team. Please join me in thanking him for volunteering to help us keep the site cheater free and wish him well as he sacrifices any semblance of a social life in the name of making webDip great again.
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Condescension (10 D X)
26 Sep 17 UTC
German opening strategy
What are your thoughts on German opening strategy? Apart from the west, how do you try to manipulate the eastern sphere?
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lalalandfg99 (102 D)
28 Sep 17 UTC
How to actually put the commands for a support move?
Hey guys its been a while for me and I was wondering if someone could go into depth about support moves and holds?
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captainmeme (1126 D Mod)
24 Sep 17 UTC
Top FvA Players - What's your nationality?
See inside...
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ghug (5046 D (B))
29 Sep 17 UTC
Rd, you didn't beat me...
Djantani (433 D)
29 Sep 17 UTC
@gugh, you are right - it's still a bit work in progress. Meme and I are liaising but in the meanwhile I wanted to gauge the interest within the community. I will also post an example when I get a minute as that might clarify the format a bit better than a lot of words
Djantani (433 D)
29 Sep 17 UTC
So here is how it should work:

Team NAFTA:

12 Players divided into 4 sub teams:

The 6 strongest players will go into:
NAFTA-1A (NAFTA-1A-1; NAFTA-1A-2; NAFTA-1A-3)
NAFTA-1F (NAFTA-1F-1; NAFTA-1F-2; NAFTA-1F-3)

The weakest 6 players will go into:

NAFTA-2A (as above)
NAFTA-2F (as above)

Same for ROTW.


12 SINGLE MATCHES:

NAFTA-1A-1,2,3 & NAFTA-1F-1,2,3 play their respective ROTW-1A-1,2,3 & ROWT-1F-1,2,3. The pairing is done randomly and it doesn't matter whether a player is A or F as they will play both countries anyway. The split between A players and F players is only needed for the doubles and the Team match - the only thing that matters for the singles is identifying the 6 strongest players in each team. So you could have pairing such as:

Match 1 - NAFTA-1A-1 v ROTW-1F-3
Match 2 - NAFTA-1F-2 v ROTW-1F-1

Etc.

Match 12 - .............


6 DOUBLE MATCHES:
NAFTA-1F-1,2,3 will play a single game (as France) against ROWT-2A-1,2,3 (they will obviously play as Austria) with random pairing and NAFTA-2A-1,2,3 will play a single game (as Austria) against ROTW-1F-1,2,3 (as France). Therefore there will be 3 matches, which could be as follows:

Match 1
Game 1: NAFTA-1F-1 v ROTW-2A-2;
Game 2: NAFTA-2A-3 v ROTW-1F-2;

Match 2:
Game 1: NAFTA-1F-2 v ROTW-2A-1;
Game 2: NAFTA-2A-1 v ROTW-1F-1;

Match 3:
Game 1: NAFTA-1F-3 v ROTW-2A-3;
Game 2: NAFTA-2A-2 v ROTW-1F-3;

The other 3 matches (6 games) are determined using the same method.


1 TEAM MATCH (2 games)
Game 1- NAFTA-1F&2F players play a single game together (one player will take on a dummy account and enter the orders) against ROTW-1A&2A players.

Game 2 - NAFTA-1A&2A players play a single game together (one player will take on a dummy account and enter the orders) against ROTW-1F&2F players.

It's easier than it looks to make it happen but it is hard to explain...

CCR (498 D)
29 Sep 17 UTC
Add me, 1v1 GR=36, Team ROTW
If you copy paste the sign-up sheet, you can add yourself. :)
CCR (498 D)
29 Sep 17 UTC
Lazy moi :p sheet not on last page of thread.

Team NAFTA:

1) cspieker, current 1v1 GR=4 but falling
2) Peregrine Falcon, 1v1 GR=20
3) ghug, 1v1=21
4) Goldie, 1v1= 30
5) Yoyo 1v1=38
6) genghiz 1v1=12
7)
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Additional players
13) MadMarx, 1v1=na (no finished 1v1 games)
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Team ROTW:

1) xorxes, current 1v1 GR=1
2) snowy801, 1v1=7
3) rdrivera2005, 1x1=46
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Additional players
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CCR (498 D)
29 Sep 17 UTC
doh

Team NAFTA:

1) cspieker, current 1v1 GR=4 but falling
2) Peregrine Falcon, 1v1 GR=20
3) ghug, 1v1=21
4) Goldie, 1v1= 30
5) Yoyo 1v1=38
6) genghiz 1v1=12
7)
8)
9)
10)
11)
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Additional players
13) MadMarx, 1v1=na (no finished 1v1 games)
14)
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Team ROTW:

1) xorxes, current 1v1 GR=1
2) snowy801, 1v1=7
3) rdrivera2005, 1x1=46
4) CCR 1v1=36
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Djantani (433 D)
29 Sep 17 UTC
Well, what about VI?
ghug (5046 D (B))
29 Sep 17 UTC
I'm working on convincing him.

Y'all should talk to the Dutch folks.
bozotheclown (2381 D)
29 Sep 17 UTC
Team NAFTA:

1) cspieker, current 1v1 GR=4 but falling
2) Peregrine Falcon, 1v1 GR=20
3) ghug, 1v1=21
4) Goldie, 1v1= 30
5) Yoyo 1v1=38
6) genghiz 1v1=12
7) bozo 1v1=14
8)
9)
10)
11)
12)

Additional players
13) MadMarx, 1v1=na (no finished 1v1 games)
14)
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Team ROTW:

1) xorxes, current 1v1 GR=1
2) snowy801, 1v1=7
3) rdrivera2005, 1x1=46
4) CCR 1v1=36
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CptMike (4309 D)
30 Sep 17 UTC
Team NAFTA:

1) cspieker, current 1v1 GR=4 but falling
2) Peregrine Falcon, 1v1 GR=20
3) ghug, 1v1=21
4) Goldie, 1v1= 30
5) Yoyo 1v1=38
6) genghiz 1v1=12
7) bozo 1v1=14
8)
9)
10)
11)
12)

Additional players
13) MadMarx, 1v1=na (no finished 1v1 games)
14)
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Team ROTW:

1) xorxes, current 1v1 GR=1
2) snowy801, 1v1=7
3) rdrivera2005, 1x1=46
4) CCR 1v1=36
5) CptMike, 1v1 GR=3
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MadMarx (35554 D (G))
30 Sep 17 UTC
Does anyone else think signing up would go quicker if it were in a thread with an appropriate subject and description?
Djantani (433 D)
30 Sep 17 UTC
Indeed. It will all very soon be put in the capable hands of meme;)
ThorondorNL (204 D)
30 Sep 17 UTC
Team NAFTA:

1) cspieker, current 1v1 GR=4 but falling
2) Peregrine Falcon, 1v1 GR=20
3) ghug, 1v1=21
4) Goldie, 1v1= 30
5) Yoyo 1v1=38
6) genghiz 1v1=12
7) bozo 1v1=14
8)
9)
10)
11)
12)

Additional players
13) MadMarx, 1v1=na (no finished 1v1 games)
14)
15)


Team ROTW:

1) xorxes, current 1v1 GR=1
2) snowy801, 1v1=7
3) rdrivera2005, 1x1=46
4) CCR 1v1=36
5) CptMike, 1v1 GR=3
6) ThorondorNL, 1v1 GR=15
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captainmeme (1126 D Mod)
30 Sep 17 UTC
Alright, I'm going to be your Tournament Director for this tournament. I'll make a new thread with a better title once all the rules are ironed out :)
snowy801 (621 D)
30 Sep 17 UTC
meme don't forget about my existence again
captainmeme (1126 D Mod)
30 Sep 17 UTC
(+1)
Who are you?
snowy801 (621 D)
30 Sep 17 UTC
gg
CptMike (4309 D)
01 Oct 17 UTC
I have missed a point. For the DOUBLE matches, how is it decided which NAFTA and ROTW team face each other ?
Yeah, I'm not making the cut. GR rank in the 900s (I lost to snowy a lot when his GR was trash) and got eliminated in Loser's bracket R6 (to Djantani nonetheless) but call me if you are desperate
guak (3381 D)
01 Oct 17 UTC
I'm in. Not sure what my gR in 1v1 is. ROTW for me.
captainmeme (1126 D Mod)
01 Oct 17 UTC
To clarify - you do not need to qualify for the initial conditions I set (top 40 elo or round 7 in showdown) to take part in this tournament. I only said that so that I could get a rough idea of the demographics of the top players.

Players on a team will be chosen by the Team Captain - we're currently looking for volunteers to take the positions of Captain in the official tournament thread, threadID=1513075
captainmeme (1126 D Mod)
01 Oct 17 UTC
@CptMike - We're still working that out at the moment. I'll make a post clarifying it soonish.
snowy801 (621 D)
01 Oct 17 UTC
Vash you hardly needed my help to dumpster your GR


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CommanderByron (869 D (S))
14 Sep 17 UTC
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Official Webdipia Game Thread (Sim 3)
This thread is for players of "Alternative History Simulator 3: A New World"
-All standard forum rules apply
-To join PM CommanderByron and he will give instruction.
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Enriador (100 D)
26 Sep 17 UTC
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[Suggestion] Alternate winning conditions
vDiplomacy has a way to set up "alternate winning conditions", e.g. to customize how many turns are played and/or how many SCs need to be conquered before a winner is declared. For example, we can have a game of Classic running for 14 turns (Fall 1907).
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AnawerCZ (108 D)
30 Sep 17 UTC
links in private massages
Is it legal to post links in messages between countries?
5 replies
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YanksFan47 (190 D)
28 Sep 17 UTC
Secret Hitler Take 2 Sign-Up Thread
Game 1 has been scrapped, and thus we are trying once more. See inside for details.
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Condescension (10 D X)
18 Sep 17 UTC
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Secret Hitler Game 1
Please only post in this thread if you are playing. Players, please learn all the rules of the game. Watch let's plays or something as well. Ask me questions in PMs ONLY.
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Qacper (1122 D)
28 Sep 17 UTC
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Polish speaking players
Hi all,
I am trying to set up a game with Polish as a communication language. Is there anyone interested?
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Amaruq (100 D)
28 Sep 17 UTC
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FFS WHY?
Why does online Diplomacy give me Germany to start with in every single game I sign up for?
Seriously, does it use region-based IP-checking? Because I'd really like to try out different countries and strategies.
And no, taking over Leavers doesn't count because you always get a losing position way past the point of getting a proper strategy rolled out (that's why the original player threw the game)
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captainmeme (1126 D Mod)
08 Aug 17 UTC
1v1 Showdown - An Update
110 players entered. After 8 months, 11 are still fighting for the title, and of those 11, just 2 remain undefeated.

That number is about to become 1.
48 replies
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yavuzovic (255 D)
28 Sep 17 UTC
Spambot. What does it mean?
I saw two players banned for Spambot. What does Spambot mean? I can't remember this from Rules.
4 replies
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Jacob63831 (160 D)
28 Sep 17 UTC
Question for the mods (and ex-mods)
What's the strangest / worst excuse you've received in response to a cheating, metagaming, etc. email?
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ubercacher16 (259 D)
28 Sep 17 UTC
Force draw.
How would I go about asking the mods to force draw a game which has gone on to long?
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Royalty (0 D X)
28 Sep 17 UTC
Hello Still Searching the solution is here
Are you trying to change your nationality do you need work papers do you want to travel do you need papers you cant have if yes , then you are in the right place at the right time We are an independent group of specialized IT professionals and data base technicians who are specialized in the production of high quality real and novelty documents
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HBbuc (113 D)
28 Sep 17 UTC
New GUI
I don't know much about updating graphics for websites, how much work do you think it would be to update the GUI of this website. And if it is easy, should they or do people prefer the current graphics?
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leon1122 (175 D)
28 Sep 17 UTC
Movement Question
Say Country 1 has units A and B and Country 2 has units C and D. What would happen if A supports B to C, and C supports D to B at the same time? Do the moves cancel out, or does B move to C (dislodging it) and D moves to B?
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Jacob63831 (160 D)
27 Sep 17 UTC
Who can be a GM
If my High school History class plans on making a private Webdip game, is it possible to have the teacher be the GM or can only mods do that.

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