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429 11/13/2018 6:55:00 AM Spring 1863 Union Message Nothing ruins online humor more than a typo.

"... will have Seward, Welles, and Butler placed under surveillance..."
428 11/13/2018 6:52:00 AM Spring 1863 Union Play Strategy card as Operations #23: 2 / Bermuda Blockade Surge
Confederate immediately receives two SPs in any open Blockade Runner Port, no more than one SP per port, but more than 1SP per Blockade zone is permitted. If insufficient ports are available, the excess SPs are lost.

Message from Union:
There must be a spy in the cabinet. Abe will have Seward and Welles Butler placed under surveillance! :)

Demote McDowell and Promote Grant. McDowell to track.

US SW 67- -3 = 64-

Back to the CSA…
427 11/13/2018 3:50:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Message BTY
426 11/13/2018 3:50:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Play Strategy card as Operations #76: 2 / Great Sioux Uprising
Remove one Union commanding general at no SW penalty. Penalties for promoting a general with a lower political value still apply. OR remove ANY Union non-commanding general (even second in commands) from the game. Remove from deck if event is played.

Message from Confederate:
activate Longstreet and both SP. 1 to Strasburg and pu Jackson and 4 SP, n6. 2-4th. To Frederick and drop off Jackson and 3 SP, n3 and AONV n7. 5th - 8 back SW and go to AOM camped out in Staunton. n7 at end.
425 11/13/2018 3:44:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Message don't forget to halve your SW penalty when you sack McDowell...i'm sure that is next ;)
424 11/13/2018 3:43:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Message Union spirits take a shot to the gut. 72- now -5 more to 67-. CSA is feeling their oats for 106- to add +3 and +2 FOW for 111+ SW. making separate log for my move.
423 11/13/2018 3:42:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Message Union mod 5 and CSA mod 9. Result is 5-3 for the CSA.

AOP n10, AONV n4.
AOP forced back to Baltimore and NO GCR
422 11/13/2018 3:39:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 2

1
3


Message from Confederate:
hoo boy. time for some heroics. a battle to possibly decide the fate of the Union.

Union +4

CSA +6

may the best men win.
421 11/11/2018 6:35:00 AM Spring 1863 Union Message Sounds like a good plan. No cards to play for the Union.

Back to you for Battle, Casualties, and your card play.
420 11/11/2018 12:59:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Message I'll stand this time at +2 fort and +4 generals. Do you have a card to play? I'm asking since this is a large battle and big time consequences.

if you do or don't play one, then I will resolve the battle and any gen casualties since your move is done regardless afterwards.
419 11/10/2018 10:23:00 PM Spring 1863 Union Message AoNV retreats to Frederick (n7)

AoP continues...
2. Convert Baltimore
3. Leave 1 SP in Baltimore, AoP (n14) +all Generals to Annapolis
4. Convert Annapolis
5. Baltimore
6. AoP to Frederick w/ 15 SP +all generals. Once Again, US will be +4 in the event of a battle.

Back to you for reaction or Battle...
418 11/10/2018 6:55:00 PM Spring 1863 Confederate Message Phew, proceed
417 11/10/2018 6:55:00 PM Spring 1863 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

1


Message from Confederate:
Attempt evasion to Frederick!
416 11/10/2018 4:50:00 PM Spring 1863 Union Message JJ has 6 SPs with him in Baltimore. Stuart and Polk are there as well.
415 11/10/2018 4:28:00 PM Spring 1863 Confederate Message How many PS’s j have?
414 11/10/2018 2:04:00 PM Spring 1863 Union Play Strategy card as Operations #128: 3 / Union Naval Supply Shortage
The Union blockade level is decreased by one. Remove from deck if event is played.

Message from Union:
Abe demands an immediate eviction!!

Activate the AoP w/ All generals and 15 SP

1. McDowell moves on Baltimore.

Reaction?

If there is a battle, US will be +4 (McDowell, Grant). You can roll it if you wish.
413 11/10/2018 2:41:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Message go ahead. are you going to risk grant and try to evict me right away with an attack or will you put Mr. Grant in charge right away.
412 11/4/2018 7:14:00 AM Spring 1863 Union Message With Grant in York, I will wait to see if you want to take the first action this turn...
411 11/4/2018 7:12:00 AM Spring 1863 Union Draw Strategy cards 7 cards drawn.

410 11/4/2018 7:11:00 AM Spring 1863 Union Message so, Pope to DC, Grant and Rosy to York.
409 11/4/2018 7:10:00 AM Spring 1863 Union Die roll request Request: 3-sided die x 1

2


Message from Union:
US Generals: I will place 1 general in DC and the other 2 in York.

Roll d3 to see who goes to DC:

1. Grant
2. Pope
3. Rosy
408 11/4/2018 7:09:00 AM Spring 1863 Union Message Good Job with the Fix, it looks like it worked out great! I actually did not realize that we had to manually set the deck to reshuffle in ACTS. Good to know.

Abe is getting angry about his isolation so demands action in the East! Unfortunately the rest of the country is looking a little sparse!

I noticed that Bragg in Newman GA has 5 SP. However, I think we missed the attrition there from last turn. Bragg moved there with 4 SPs after leaving 1 SP in Mobile (entry #335). He was reinforced to 5 SP during your most recent Reinforcement phase. With the attrition, I think he should be at 4 SP now. I am going to make the adjustment, but if I missed something, let me know and we'll adjust him back to 5 SP.
407 11/4/2018 2:20:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Message since Grant is coming on the map, i will wait and see what happens with generals before i decide on initiative.
406 11/4/2018 2:14:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Draw Strategy cards 7 cards drawn.

405 11/4/2018 2:14:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Message huzzah!! ok now for real, I can draw my cards because I do not have any generals to place. over to your for generals.
404 11/4/2018 2:13:00 AM Summer 1863 Confederate Change game turn Game turn changed to Spring 1863
403 11/4/2018 2:13:00 AM Summer 1863 Confederate Message ok, deck was re-shuffled. now i'm going to edit the game back 1 turn.
402 11/4/2018 2:13:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate End Turn Deck was reshuffled.

401 11/4/2018 2:13:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Message but first my strat moves. Man, 30 brigades worth of blue coats in the East...it's hammer time :*(

1 from Pensacola +1 from Madison AR each to AONV, n4
1 from Monroe LA +1 from NOLA, n2 left > AONV, n6
1 from Baldwin FL > join Jackson in Strasburg, VA, n3
1 from Marion SC > AOM in Staunton, n4
1 from NOLA, n1 > Strasburg with Jackson, n4. that is it.
400 11/4/2018 2:01:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Message actually i know what we can do.

we can move turn forward and then use edit turn to move it back. and then we will have fresh deck also.
399 11/4/2018 2:00:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Set Deck Reshuffle Deck will be reshuffled before next deal
398 11/4/2018 1:59:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Message another screw up....neither of us ever set the deck to re-shuffle. so the deck should be completely fresh when we go to draw cards for this turn. hmmm...maybe there is a way to re-shuffle it now but I'm not sure.
397 11/4/2018 1:57:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Discard Strategy card Message from Confederate:
396 11/4/2018 1:56:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Discard Strategy card Message from Confederate:
395 11/4/2018 1:56:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Discard Strategy card Message from Confederate:
this one hurts a little also
394 11/4/2018 1:56:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Discard Strategy card Message from Confederate:
never use this for the event anyways
393 11/4/2018 1:56:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Discard Strategy card Message from Confederate:
392 11/4/2018 1:56:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Discard Strategy card Message from Confederate:
this is the one that hurts to give up. would have been so nice ;)
391 11/4/2018 1:56:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Discard Strategy card Message from Confederate:
1st.
390 11/4/2018 1:52:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Message that method of dealing with teh cards sounds fine to me.
389 10/31/2018 8:00:00 PM Spring 1863 Union Message Sorry, I am going to make 1 correction to my Strat Movement:

To AoP in York:

2 SP from Johnstown (n0)
1 SP from Zanesville (n0)
3 SP from Cincinnati (n5)
1 SP from Clinton (n0)
1 SP from Knoxville (n0)

To AoT in DC:

1 SP from Ft. Fisher (n0)
2 SP from Alton (n0)
2 SP from Salem (n0)
2 SP from Jonesborough (n0)

Over to you for Stat Moves...
388 10/31/2018 7:49:00 PM Spring 1863 Union Message US Strat Movement:

To AoP in York:

2 SP from Johnstown (n0)
1 SP from Zanesville (n0)
5 SP from Cincinnati (n3)

To AoT in DC:

1 SP from Ft. Fisher (n0)
2 SP from Alton (n0)
2 SP from Salem (n0)
2 SP from Jonesborough (n0)

Over to you for Stat Moves...

387 10/31/2018 7:10:00 PM Spring 1863 Union Message Here is what I'm thinking about the card dilemma. I am thinking that you could:

1. Manually discard your 7 cards.
2. Do your Strategic Movement
3. Use the "Draw Extra Card" link to get 7 new cards.
4. We will set the deck to reshuffle after this turn.

If I were a card counter (which I am not, too advanced for my game) and wanted to see the discarded cards, I can view the discard pile so we'll both have the same knowledge going forward. We just reshuffled the deck so I don't think that it is a big deal there. You could be holding the FI card (or some other dandy) but I don't know that. What do you think?

I will go ahead and do my Stat Movement in any case.
386 10/31/2018 12:28:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Message wait, i'm completely mixed up i'm sorry. i still have strat mvoes though....not sure if there is a way to undo the card draw or if it's ok to proceed as is. i could pay a penalty of 1 or 2 of my 7 strat moves as penalty.
385 10/31/2018 12:26:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Draw Strategy cards 7 cards drawn.

384 10/31/2018 12:26:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Message going to do this in trios. A of Miss in VA, n3. Weldon, NC. Marion, SC.

Newton GA, n5. Missionary Ridge TN. Corinth MS

Madison AR. Monroe, LA. Tuscumbia AL

I have no generals to place so BTY and I will draw my cards.
383 10/31/2018 12:09:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Message failed Charleston for -2 SW -3 FOW = 106-. that's one way to knock me right back below FI level :(

BR gave me 1 in Norfolk. 1 in Mobile and 1 in NO, n3.
382 10/31/2018 12:02:00 AM Spring 1863 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 4

5
1
4
5


Message from Confederate:
A blockade level of 1. I will attempt to place in Norfolk. Charleston. mobile and New Orleans.
381 10/31/2018 Spring 1863 Confederate Message an inexcusable length of time for my absence. wont' happen again. adding the SW correction to my log now and then doing my move.
380 10/16/2018 9:43:00 PM Spring 1863 Union Message Yes, you are absolutely correct.

US SW 77- -5 = 72-
CSA SW 106+ +5 = 111+

You can adjust during your reinforcements or I will when I do the Stat Movement for the US.
379 10/16/2018 9:13:00 PM Spring 1863 Confederate Message I need to check when I get to computer but didn’t I pull off a raid in three spaces of MD??
378 10/16/2018 9:03:00 PM Spring 1863 Union Message US Reinforcements:
4 sp to York (n7)
6 sp Cincinnati (n8)
2 sp Jonesborough
2 sp Alton

Over to you for CSA Reinforcements…

377 10/16/2018 8:50:00 PM Fall 1862 Union End Turn
376 10/16/2018 8:46:00 PM Fall 1862 Union Message End of Turn
PC
CSA: Pensacola
US: None

War Weariness:
US SW 82- -5 = 77-

Attrition:
US:
Bowling Green -1 (n2)
AoP -1 (n3)
AoT -2 (n8)

CSA: None

End of 1862

375 10/16/2018 8:30:00 PM Fall 1862 Union Die roll request Request: 3-sided die x 1

1


Message from Union:
Halleck gets it. Will be right buried next to Little Mac!

Roll for CSA Casualty:

1. AJ
2. Polk
3. Stuart
374 10/16/2018 8:28:00 PM Fall 1862 Union Die roll request Request: 5-sided die x 1

2


Message from Union:
Causalities for both Armies! Roll for US Casualty:

1. Butler
2. Halleck
3. Curtis
4. Stoneman
5. Banks
373 10/16/2018 8:26:00 PM Fall 1862 Union Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

2


Message from Union:
oops, only rolled 1 die. Casualty for US. Roll for CSA:

1. CSA General Causality (1-3)
372 10/16/2018 8:24:00 PM Fall 1862 Union Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

1


Message from Union:
CSA wins battle 3/2. AoP (n4) retreats to York, AoNV (n2) occupies Baltimore.

Roll for General Casualties:
1. US (1)
2. CSA (1-3)
371 10/16/2018 8:21:00 PM Fall 1862 Union Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 2

5
3


Message from Union:
Medium Battle of Baltimore:

1. US +2
2. CSA +7
370 10/16/2018 8:19:00 PM Fall 1862 Union Message AoNV (n4) intercepts, 1 sp remains in Frederick
369 10/16/2018 2:44:00 AM Fall 1862 Confederate Message phew, just barely.

i will leave 1 SP behind in the fort as allowed. I will use for generals JJ/Stuart and Johnston with intercept bonus combines to +7 DRM.

to you to roll it.
368 10/16/2018 2:42:00 AM Fall 1862 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

4


Message from Confederate:
JJ for the interception. hope i don't fail this time.
367 10/16/2018 2:42:00 AM Fall 1862 Confederate Message and i forgot to type that i was rolling for intercept. oh well. let's try rolling this time for real.
366 10/16/2018 2:41:00 AM Fall 1862 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

2


Message from Confederate:
man, I will never forget this game. the first time i was ever able to have a chance to rise to FI level SW and my opponent had the card and i decided to use the event for ops :(....so much shame.
365 10/6/2018 10:18:00 AM Fall 1862 Confederate Message Nooo!! I thought maybe there was a chance you had that card but I had to protect AOM. Man, I’ve never been able to score FI and now I missed my chance
364 10/6/2018 7:36:00 AM Fall 1862 Union Message Oh yes, just to confirm, McDowell will bring the entire entourage of Misfit Union Generals with him!
363 10/6/2018 7:32:00 AM Fall 1862 Union Play Strategy card as Operations #82: 3 / Foreign Intervention - Reshuffle/Remove
Either player can play this card as an EC when Confederate SW is 110+. If this is the last card in a players hand or the second to last and the player holds the Emancipation Proclamation, if the condition is met, it must be played as an EC, if not it can be played as an OC. EFFECTS: 1. Union Blockade reduced by one (cannot become greater than 4 for the remainder of the game). 2. Union -2 SP Reinforcements for the remainder of the game (Union choice). 3. Union SW reduced by 10. Remove from deck if event is played. If card is played as an OC or discarded re-shuffle deck at end of the Strategy Phase.

Message from Union:
I'm glad you couldn't play that last card as an EC. Nobody wants Frenchies and Brits in the Western Hemisphere!

Activate McDowell and the AoP:

1. AoP (n7) to Baltimore.

Any reaction? otherwise, the AoP will continue. If there is a battle, AoP will have a +2 DRM.
362 10/6/2018 1:38:00 AM Fall 1862 Confederate Message 5th to Strasburg and drop off 2 SP, n2 as well as Jackson.

6th MP to Staunton and finish up.

back to you Abe. Do your worst!
361 10/6/2018 1:34:00 AM Fall 1862 Confederate Message 2nd=Frederick and pu Longstreet and Pemberton; 3rd thru 4th-HF, Winchester. drop 2 SP in Winchester and Longstreet, n4
360 10/6/2018 1:26:00 AM Fall 1862 Confederate Play Strategy card as Operations #52: 3 / Trent Affair
Confederate gains 5 SW points. Remove from deck if event is played.

Message from Confederate:
really wanted to use this for the event but you saw to it that I couldn't with your dastardly discard. stupid train engineers and their lack of maintenance.

activate AOM and convert Baltimore space
359 10/6/2018 1:23:00 AM Fall 1862 Confederate Message hoo boy. if you have a campaign card to play last, then I'm going to be absolutely brutalized.
358 10/6/2018 1:19:00 AM Fall 1862 Confederate Message completely forgot that i didn't do my move, just discarded a card

feel free to ping me after a few days if i haven't moved.
357 9/22/2018 8:08:00 PM Fall 1862 Confederate Message No!!!! My major campaign card. I always debate if I should hold these cards to the end when they are most powerful but are vulnerable to a discard
356 9/22/2018 8:07:00 PM Fall 1862 Confederate Discard random Strategy card Operations - 3 / Major Campaign

Message from Confederate:
Both are good cards but I really hope it’s not a certain one
355 9/22/2018 8:06:00 PM Fall 1862 Confederate Message This is very, very painful for multiple reason
354 9/22/2018 7:18:00 PM Fall 1862 Union Play Strategy card as Event #125: 1 / Confederate Locomotive shortage
The Union player may randomly remove one strategy card from the Confederate hand, which is discarded. Remove from deck if event is played.

Message from Union:
CSA loses card, and plays next!

Abe has his disguises ready but remains confident with the last move of 62'.
353 9/22/2018 7:10:00 PM Fall 1862 Union Message Yeah, I was worried about an assault on DC. Took big losses but saved the Capital for another day!

AoP retreats to York and picks up the SP already there, n7
AoM advances into that hotbed of southern sympathies, Baltimore!

352 9/22/2018 4:20:00 PM Fall 1862 Confederate Message you nee to decide what friendly place you want to retreat to. please then place my army counter in Baltimore. getting interesting. i thought about assaulting DC straight on but it's less than 50/50 that i would win the fight.
351 9/22/2018 4:18:00 PM Fall 1862 Confederate Message Wheeler down. will use one of the casualties to satisfy SP loss with the cav general. Wheeler's replacement will come back in 3 turns.
350 9/22/2018 4:17:00 PM Fall 1862 Confederate Die roll request Request: 5-sided die x 1

2


Message from Confederate:
Who dies:
1-Morgan
2-Wheeler
3-Beauregard
4-Van Dorn
5-Jackson
349 9/22/2018 4:16:00 PM Fall 1862 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 2

3
4


Message from Confederate:
CSA loses general on 1-3

US loses gen on 1.
348 9/22/2018 4:16:00 PM Fall 1862 Confederate Message 5*-3. AOM loses 3, n6. AOP loses 5, n6. +3 SW to CSA. 103+ +3 = 106+. USA SW: 87- -5 = 82-.

next general casualty rolls.
347 9/22/2018 4:14:00 PM Fall 1862 Confederate Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 2

6
3


Message from Confederate:
Large battle in Baltimore.

CSA: +6 Lee/Morgan/Van Dorn

US: +2
346 9/17/2018 7:53:00 PM Fall 1862 Union Message The AoP will stand and fight. I believe their DRM will be +2. I am not sure which generals you will use and your final DRM, so you can determine that and then roll for the battle.
345 9/17/2018 3:07:00 AM Fall 1862 Confederate Message attack AOP with my 5th MP. retreat or stand and fight? i have no cards to play if we fight it out.
344 9/17/2018 2:58:00 AM Fall 1862 Confederate Message 2nd-3rd-4th to Frederick then Gettysburg and convert the space destroying the empty fort.
343 9/15/2018 7:23:00 AM Fall 1862 Union Message No problem, I understand fully! Looking forward to the next card!
342 9/15/2018 2:13:00 AM Fall 1862 Confederate Message sorry for the delay, work and a very pregnant wife again conspiring to make my play schedule erratic.

i will be moving tomorrow.
341 8/29/2018 12:59:00 PM Fall 1862 Union Message Lee may continue...
340 8/29/2018 12:57:00 PM Fall 1862 Union Message If only Mac were still alive, he knew how to intercept with an army!!
339 8/29/2018 12:56:00 PM Fall 1862 Union Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

6


Message from Union:
AoT will try to intercept. Need 1-3. If successful, AoT will move with 9 SP and leave 1 SP in DC.
338 8/29/2018 1:55:00 AM Fall 1862 Confederate Play Strategy card as Operations #30: 3 / Glory Hallelujah
Union immediately receives three SPs for raising Negro troops. The SPs can be placed in any Union controlled space (even one without a LOC) that doesn’t contain a Confederate SP or fort.

Message from Confederate:
going to try pressing north once more.

activate all of A of Miss. Lee marches north. 1st - Manassas. Will A of Tenn attempt to intercept? they can leave 1 SP back in DC.

to you for reaction.
337 8/29/2018 1:46:00 AM Fall 1862 Confederate Message Terrible news for teh CSA. KY has already fallen. we need MO!
336 8/21/2018 5:19:00 PM Fall 1862 Union Play Strategy card as Operations #42: 2 / Kentucky Anarchy
Remove up to three enemy PC markers in Kentucky. You must also remove one of your own PC markers from the state if you have any there. Removal of a PC marker makes a space neutral. Remove from deck if event is played.

Message from Union:
PC to Kansas City and St. Joseph, MO
335 8/21/2018 2:29:00 AM Fall 1862 Confederate Message 5 MP left. Let's drop 1 SP there in Mobile (n4). 4th - 8th MPs take him to Newnan GA where he halts.

back to you. thanks for your patience once again@!!
334 8/21/2018 2:24:00 AM Fall 1862 Confederate Message Bragg will keep riding. deciding where.
333 8/15/2018 7:40:00 PM Fall 1862 Union Message CSA wins 2/1
US SPs eliminated, Rosecrans and Pope to track
CSA loses 1 SP, 5 SP remain.

Do you want to continue?
332 8/15/2018 7:37:00 PM Fall 1862 Union Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 2

3
4


Message from Union:
Retreat attempt fails so battle ensues. Roll for battle:

1. CSA +3
2. US +1


331 8/15/2018 7:34:00 PM Fall 1862 Union Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

2


Message from Union:
Rosecrans will attempt a discretionary retreat. Needs a 1.
330 8/14/2018 3:38:00 AM Fall 1862 Confederate Play Strategy card as Operations #96: 2 / Strategy Board
Union player may make a naval move with up to three SPs plus one general.

Message from Confederate:
activing Bragg and 1 SP.

Move 1 to Mobile and pu 5 SPs, n6 then 2nd-3rd to Pollard-Pensacola and fight Rosencrans and the 2 SPs.

You can attempt an interception or discretionary retreat to a union port in original union state.

please resolve any attempts and then combat please.

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