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Finished: 06 PM Mon 12 Aug 19 UTC
Gunboat Live!-39
5 minutes /phase
Pot: 70 D - Autumn, 1905, Finished
Classic, No messaging, Anonymous players, Draw-Size Scoring
0 excused missed turn
Game drawn
12 Aug 19 UTC Spring, 1901: GameMaster: Game was extended due to at least 1 member failing to enter orders and having an excused missed turn available. This has un-readied all orders.
12 Aug 19 UTC Spring, 1902: GameMaster: Game was extended due to at least 1 member failing to enter orders and having an excused missed turn available. This has un-readied all orders.
12 Aug 19 UTC I only drew because France probably would have soloed otherwise. GG.
12 Aug 19 UTC gg
12 Aug 19 UTC game should had been canceled long time ago
12 Aug 19 UTC GG.

Let me tell you my thought process. When Germany, France and Italy were inactive and Turkey let me into the Black Sea, I thought: 'It seems Turkey wants to ally with me against Austria, hurray! But I have to make sure that England does not get too powerful from the inactive players. Also, if spectators see me attack England, they will be more likely to take over France or Germany.' So I decided to focus on England, as well. But then Turkey started giving Austria support against me!? Luckily, he didn't notice... It took a while before Turkey decided that he wanted to ally with me, and even then, he (very stupidly, in my eyes) tried to stab me, only to lose centers to Austria and France... Also, when someone took over France, I expected that the opportunity to attack England together with me would be taken, but no. That did not go as hoped. :P

Do you have any suggestions for things I could have done differently? Were there reasons why people decided not to work with me that I could have avoided?
12 Aug 19 UTC @Turkey: Yes, I noticed we were the only ones voting Cancel.
12 Aug 19 UTC Maybe I should calm you down with claiming Norway with a fleet instead of the army and send a sign that I would not go further east.
12 Aug 19 UTC France got the most benefit from that conflict - got time to claim early SCs and defend from my limited offensice actions on north-west
12 Aug 19 UTC @Russia: If you had removed the Black Sea fleet I would had allied you from the get go. But while you stayed there I couldn't do much.

Also, at the time I turned on you, everyone was voting Draw except you so I just wanted to pressure you into accepting the Draw. England removed the Draw vote before though and Austria followed suit. I didn't mean to take any of your SCs though, but rather just wanted to disband the fleet so I could focus on the west without worrying about you entering my backyard. When you disbanded up north instead of retreating to Finland I wasn't sure what to make of it so I defended Armenia.

Start Backward Open large map Forward End

France
Drawn. Bet: 0 D, won: 14 D
9 supply-centers, 8 units
England
sadarchie (100 D)
Drawn. Bet: 0 D, won: 14 D
8 supply-centers, 7 units
Austria
Drawn. Bet: 10 D, won: 14 D
8 supply-centers, 7 units
Russia
Mercy (2085 D)
Drawn. Bet: 10 D, won: 14 D
6 supply-centers, 7 units
Turkey
yuuki (1724 D)
Drawn. Bet: 10 D, won: 14 D
3 supply-centers, 3 units
Italy
Martin1234321 (100 D)
Defeated. Bet: 10 D
Germany
SparkZ (100 D)
Defeated. Bet: 10 D
Civil Disorders
samspaceplace (100 D)France (Spring, 1901) with 3 centres.
EmanuelN (100 D)England (Spring, 1901) with 3 centres.
Martin1234321 (100 D)Italy (Spring, 1901) with 3 centres.
SparkZ (100 D)Germany (Spring, 1901) with 3 centres.
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