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|253||4/14/2019 6:09:00 AM||Turn 24||Belgae||Message||
Arverni are up when you get back from holiday, Richard.
After all that the rally rolls were pretty uneventful...just one success for the Arverni in Pictones. As good as the Correus event looked I actually didn't think it was the optimal move for me.....but it turned out to be the best for damage limitation so I've done it.
|252||4/13/2019 6:11:00 PM||Turn 24||Belgae||Message||
Ah sorry, you're right Michal. All that overthinking and I still got out wrong ! :) No question that Seize is one of the most complicated of the all the Commands in the game.
The Harrassment occurs in the Seize regions, the Rally in adjacent regions (I wasn't suggesting harassment as a result of the Scout movement, but of the Seize).
So the only consequence is the 3 x Arverni Rally rolls in Pictones and the Belgic single rally rolls in Treveri and Ubii. If you're happy with that situation I can do them in my turn.
I've learned that everyone is always in the game....I won as Rome unexpectedly recently, on the last card flip, from a weaker position than Caesar is now in for this game. I do think the Arverni have it tough, though. As strong as they are, with their huge capacity to build armies, their victory conditions are extremely difficult to achieve, particularly the off-board legion clause. Somebody invariably looks responsible for somebody else getting over the line. It's almost impossible to push your own agenda without leaving the back door open for another faction but there's always somebody capable of dealing with it.....in this case the Aedui were in best position to neuter the Belgae last winter, and did a good job of it.
We had an early second Winter.....we're only just finishing the 32nd card, last of the second deck.....a long campaigning season ahead and all sorts of possibilities.
|251||4/13/2019 2:16:00 PM||Turn 24||Rome||Message||
I can understand your frustration. However, it is hard for me to agree with your statement regarding Rome play.
I admit, I committed terrible blunder in first winter, which costed me large chunk of my army plus next year to rebuild it.
However, except for this I am relatively satisfied: most dangerous leader - Vercingetorix - dead, largest possible army - Arverni - crushed with no hope to rebuild as their home region is overrun; four disperse markers on board allowing Rome to focus in other regions.
Will I win the game - probably not. Am I glad at what I managed to accomplish after first winter - definitely yes :)
Still, let us see how things will play out.
|250||4/13/2019 2:15:00 PM||Turn 24||Rome||Message||
can you have a look into the rules once again. As I read it, harassment is in regions selected for Seize, not in regions where Arverni/Belgae rally. Thus no harassment possible. What do you read?
Also, I think harassment during move happens only if you move through region, so scout out of Pictones will not result in harass.
Lastly, as for aux in Aedui I will correct it, just lest us first have answer to above consideration before I will try to do my log 3rd time :)
|249||4/12/2019 10:36:00 PM||Turn 24||Arverni||Message||
Iím in Fiji for a week and wonít have access to vassal until I get home.
Iíll obviously take any free rallies that are on offer.
Btw the Belgae are the Romans problem. Having the best army and not using it (or cowering with Caesar which is much the same thing in a game that requires control of more than one area) isnít very productive.
|248||4/12/2019 8:56:00 PM||Turn 24||Belgae||Message||
....and I'm making a hash of this by not going back to the rules, sorry. I should know this as I played Rome and went though all this in detail a couple of games ago :(
There are rolls to determine whether those rallies occur and they happen for every Dispersed marker Rome places. So the Arverni have three rolls for success on 1-3 to rally in Pictones.....could be no warbands, could be 6 or somewhere in-between. The result would determine how many Auxilia were killed in the harassment step in Pictones. The Belgae get 1 roll to see if they rally in Treveri and Ubii.
|247||4/12/2019 7:23:00 PM||Turn 24||Belgae||Message||
Sorry, I've complicated an already complicated explanation by misreading the Rally rule and forgetting that some Aedui warbands are unhidden and not eligible to harass.. The consequences of the the Roman Seize as it stands would be:
1. Free Rallies....2 Arverni warbands at Pictones, 1 Belgic warband at Treveri, 1 Belgic warband at Ubii.
2. Harassment....1 dead Auxilia at Pictones if the Arverni decide to do it there (the Aedui are unhidden so can't do it, my mistake); a roll for Fort survival at Mandubii if the Aedui elect to harass there.
Not as bad as first advertised. Let us know what you want to do, Michal.
|246||4/12/2019 7:02:00 PM||Turn 24||Belgae||Message||
Apologies....the Arverni would also get a free 2 warband Rally in Pictones and the Belgae would also get a free 1 warband Rally in each of Treveri and Ubii, as warband Rally don't require control.
|245||4/12/2019 6:57:00 PM||Turn 24||Belgae||Message||
There are some consequences to the Seize command. Arverni and Belgae free Rally in adjacent provinces....this was well engineered at your current position because that would only be the Arverni in Treveri (2 warbands).
Then the Aedui have the option of rolling to take out your Fort in Mandubii and taking out 2 AAuxilia in Pictones (before they scout moved back to Arverni).....Romano-Aedui relations haven't been too close and at this stage of the game Mark may choose to stick in the knife.
Also, the Auxilia that scouted back to Arverni don't rehide. Hiding is a function of the March command, not of moving in general.
Sequencing the Seize and Scout is important so I don't know if you want to do it again. If not, we need to give the Arverni 2 warbands in Treveri and Mark needs to make a decision about harrassing Rome in Pictones and rolling for the Fort in Mandubii. If you want it to stand I can fix all that in my turn...otherwise I'll wait for you to redo.
|244||4/12/2019 9:19:00 AM||Turn 24||Rome||Message||
My move done; sounds like Belgae will be again close to victory soon :)
|243||4/10/2019 8:20:00 PM||Turn 24||Belgae||Message||
I was a bit confused until I realised you didn't take your turn from the latest log file, which is 32a_Belgae, which already had a lot of what you cleaned up, including the card cycle. For your Scout special you can only place Scout markers within one region of Caesar (the free move for Auxilia can occur anywhere) so that Scout markers in Mandubii won't work. As it's a bit complex, we might need you too log again, sorry, from that last log, 32a_Belgae.
|242||4/10/2019 5:36:00 PM||Turn 24||Rome||Message||
a really EPIC end is imminent. I see that Falling Sky really shines in last year. Please check if my moves were correct...
OVER TO BELGAE (BRENT)
|241||4/8/2019 8:54:00 AM||Turn 24||Belgae||Message||
Passed and over to Rome
|240||4/8/2019 8:09:00 AM||Turn 24||Arverni||Message||
Averni have gone. There are two log files as i forgot to do the end of turn stuff.
Over to the Belgae
|239||4/7/2019 4:43:00 PM||Turn 24||Belgae||Message||
I've just finished a Vassal game of this scenario with some mates. A combination of live and PBEM, so it took a week to play (from last Sunday night to last night). It went the full three years and my Aedui won on a points victory, tied for allies with the Belgae.
The Belgae look like they're in a no win starting position but both of these games show that they're not........they came within a whisker of winning at the second winter and he was a first time COIN player.
This was my first play with the Aedui and I do think they are the easiest faction to win with. Their victory condition is promoted by the other factions fighting each other and Suborn is so powerful. It helped that I pulled the Convictolivatis Capability that let me Suborn in two regions! The other factions really need to watch what's going on with them as winter approaches and maybe even hold back on pursuing their own objectives if it means destroying allies. I also used Trade to good effect for the first time I've seen it played. My Aedui had a closer alliance with Rome than I've seen in other games and it paid dividends (double Suborn was expensive).
Finally, I offered an "even" deck distribution of first activations and they were strongly opposed to it. Partly due to the hassle of doing it in Vassal but also because they didn't feel it was actually balanced. First activation isn't the whole story, as it doesn't account for eligibility order on the rest of each card and it doesn't account for distribution of activations in each year, which is important when the game can end at any winter. We didn't notice a major skewing of the cards. The Arverni were probably the most aggrieved and that was because he didn't see a Capability appear all game, not because he didn't have first activations. I'm ambivalent but certainly playing on Vassal I think I'd agree and not got the "balanced" deck route again.
I like the shorter scenarios for PBEM. I'd love to try the 3 turn Ariovistus scenario but it hasn't been Vassalised yet.
|238||4/6/2019 9:24:00 PM||Turn 24||Aedui||Message||
Aedui went for the event;surprise,surprise. Over to Richard.
|237||4/3/2019 5:48:00 PM||Turn 24||Rome||Message||
Rome Battles in Arverni. Over to Aedui Surus indeed looks very attractive to Mark, as he can easily establish himself in Belgica.
|236||4/3/2019 6:11:00 AM||Turn 24||Belgae||Message||
Thanks Mark. Didn't realise you could March in place. Learned something new.
29b and 30a_Belgae uploaded. Passed, then performed a Command to Rally. Rome up for a Pass or Limited on Shifting Loyalties.
|235||4/3/2019 2:40:00 AM||Turn 24||Aedui||Message||
Aedui just took the OP. Brent is up.
|234||3/31/2019 10:16:00 AM||Turn 24||Rome||Message||
once again sorry for delay. Finally found some time on weekend to do my moves - and really, I had to think what to do. Not sure how will it play out (and maybe too late), but finally Romans scouted the Gauls. Let us see! Over to Mark (Aedui).
|233||3/29/2019 2:33:00 PM||Turn 24||Rome||Message||
sorry for delay, I will do my moves on weekend.
|232||3/27/2019 4:51:00 AM||Turn 24||Aedui||Message||
Aedui passed, over to Rome.
|231||3/25/2019 2:31:00 AM||Turn 24||Arverni||Message||
Averni took the capability. Over to the Aedui.
|230||3/24/2019 10:45:00 AM||Turn 24||Rome||Message||
Winter phase finished, over to Richard
|229||3/23/2019 1:29:00 AM||Turn 24||Belgae||Message||
No, Germans are first and none of their quartering conditions triggered (mainly Devastation).
Rome is up for final quartering, Michal.....a bit easier for you this time :). Would you be happy to finish off winter with the Harvest, Senate and Spring phases and new card draw?
Then Richard and the Arverni will be up first for Card 28, Massed Gallic Archers.
|228||3/22/2019 11:05:00 PM||Turn 24||Arverni||Message||
Sorry for the delay. The Arverni are happy with everything at the moment.
Over to the Germans i think.
|227||3/20/2019 5:12:00 AM||Turn 24||Belgae||Message||
Thanks Mark. Arverni up next for quartering, Richard.
|226||3/20/2019 3:44:00 AM||Turn 24||Belgae||Message||
Just a reminder that your Aedui are up for quartering, Mark.
|225||3/17/2019 5:37:00 AM||Turn 24||Belgae||Message||
Germans took a serious dislike to the Arverni....sorry, Richard, the rolls fell that way. I've quartered the Belgae and it's over to Mark and the Aedui for quartering.
|224||3/17/2019 4:56:00 AM||Turn 24||Rome||Message||
Yes, of course Rome has no choice if we would like to play further rounds.
Battle in Sequani, Aedui going down one Ally thus playing further.
if you could please do the Winter phase.
|223||3/16/2019 9:03:00 PM||Turn 24||Belgae||Message||
So Aedui win at Winter if they stay at 8 allies + strongholds. Just you in the way, Caesar, and the only option to prevent that with your Limited is to battle your "allies" in Sequani. Sorry to put you in that position (well, not that sorry.....poetic justice :).
If you do deal with the Aedui issue and get us through to the Germanic phase, you're welcome to run that through (but I'm happy to). The only variable will be which of the 3 regions the 4 Sugambri warbands will go to (equal chance Morini, Nervii, Treveri) and who they will Raid and Battle. Otherwise I'm happy to do it as it will lead straight into my Belgic quartering.
|222||3/16/2019 4:08:00 PM||Turn 24||Aedui||Message||
Aedui took the obvious move.
|221||3/12/2019 7:23:00 PM||Turn 24||Belgae||Message||
Your supply lines are good this time, Michal.
|220||3/12/2019 11:02:00 AM||Turn 24||Rome||Message||
I also did not checked that "winter is coming". So instead of being in Provincia I am in the woods...
|219||3/12/2019 8:47:00 AM||Turn 24||Belgae||Message||
25d_Belgae logged and Mark up for card 26, Diviciacus.
Unfortunately Atrebates is uncontrolled and not a valid retreat destination for your army, Richard. Unless the Aedui want to give you refuge in Pictones your only valid retreat destination is Carnutes, so I've taken the liberty of moving your army there.
Winter is here (first possible card slot at 27) so Diviciacus is in Frost. My aggression has put the Aedui one Suborn away from victory and with the eligibility to do it. Sorry, I have a bad track record for giving the Aedui the win in previous games :(. If Mark takes that opportunity Rome will be last to act and able to fix it just before the snows hit.
|218||3/12/2019 7:37:00 AM||Turn 24||Arverni||Message||
Apologies for the delay. The Averni retreated. Back to the Belgae to finish off the turn.
|217||3/9/2019 2:46:00 PM||Turn 24||Belgae||Message||
Sorry Richard, just a reminder that you have a retreat decision in Veneti.
|216||3/4/2019 7:05:00 AM||Turn 24||Belgae||Message||
Battling in Veneti and you have a Retreat decision there, Richard....happy for you to log it and finish the turn or let me know what you'd like to do and I can log it.
|215||3/4/2019 6:25:00 AM||Turn 24||Rome||Message||
Rome is aware that concentrating in one point long term does not make sense. But there is larger plan here, one which will help to rebuild at least to some extent Rome but also stop Belgae.
And bear in mind end of winter I was at verge of collapsing...
|214||3/4/2019 6:17:00 AM||Turn 24||Arverni||Message||
The Averni did more marching. I've done my bit to slow down the Belgae march to victory. Up to the Aedui and the Romans now. I'm doing no more. Rome will never achieve anything controlling but one area at a time with an invincible army, They have to spread out a bit.
BTW, I just realised I forgot to adjust resources.
Over to to the Belgae.
|213||3/4/2019 4:34:00 AM||Turn 24||Aedui||Message||
Richard is first up.
|212||3/4/2019 4:33:00 AM||Turn 23||Aedui||End Turn|
|211||3/3/2019 10:46:00 AM||Turn 23||Rome||Message||
I passed and then did move + build. Over to Mark.
|210||3/3/2019 6:56:00 AM||Turn 23||Belgae||Message||
Thanks Richard. I think you needed to pay 1 Resource for your move?, which I've deducted.
Michal and Rome up
|209||3/3/2019 5:25:00 AM||Turn 23||Arverni||Message||
Averni moved around a bit. Interesting card turns up. Tough choices for Belgae and Romans.
|208||3/3/2019 5:25:00 AM||Turn 23||Arverni||Edit Next Card||
Belgae: from 3 to 1
Aedui: from 1 to 3
Rome: from 4 to 2
Arverni: from 2 to 4
|207||3/3/2019 5:24:00 AM||Turn 23||Arverni||Edit Current Card||
Belgae: from 1 to 1
Aedui: from 0 to 0
Rome: from 4 to 2
Arverni: from 0 to 0
|206||3/3/2019 5:24:00 AM||Turn 23||Arverni||Edit Eligibility||
Belgae: from Eligible to Eligible
Aedui: from Eligible to
Rome: from to Eligible
Arverni: from to
|205||3/3/2019 5:23:00 AM||Turn 21||Arverni||Change game turn||Game turn changed to Turn 23|
|204||3/3/2019 12:58:00 AM||Turn 21||Belgae||Message||
No problem, Mark.
Unfortunately no Ally can be placed on a Dispersed Tribe, even with Suborn. If you do it in the Atrebates region it will have to be the Remi.
|203||3/2/2019 6:55:00 PM||Turn 21||Aedui||Message||
Sorry for the delay guys. Over to Richard.
|202||2/27/2019 7:57:00 PM||Turn 21||Belgae||Message||
Just a gentle nudge (with a spearpoint but that goes for friendly with the Belgae :)....you're up for first eligibility on the next card.
|201||2/24/2019 4:22:00 PM||Turn 21||Rome||Message||
I am back from vacations and ready to play.
I did Limited Command (good play Brent! somehow I knew you will do it :))
I recruited 4 Aux in Provincia. Over to AEDUI (MARK).
PS. Do you know when Ariovistus module will come up? I would love to play expansion.
|200||2/19/2019 9:44:00 AM||Turn 21||Belgae||Message||
Much grain requisitioned.
Over to Rome for a Limited or Pass. I know that might be a while for you, Michal, unless you know what you want to do and have us do it for you.
|199||2/19/2019 5:00:00 AM||Turn 21||Arverni||Message||
The Averni march around. Over to the Belgae.
|198||2/19/2019 4:59:00 AM||Turn 21||Arverni||Edit Current Card||
Belgae: from 1 to 1
Aedui: from 2 to 0
Rome: from 0 to 4
Arverni: from 0 to 0
|197||2/19/2019 4:59:00 AM||Turn 20||Arverni||Change game turn||Game turn changed to Turn 21|
|196||2/18/2019 7:05:00 AM||Turn 20||Belgae||Message||
Thanks Mark. Good to hear your eye's recovered (although some of the ancient world's greatest generals had one only peeper.....Philip II, Hannibal, Antigonus, Sertorius).
You didn't need to pay Resources for using the Druids Event....free Command and Special Ability.
Richard, don;t forgot to re-hide your warbands in Atrebates.
|195||2/18/2019 5:06:00 AM||Turn 19||Aedui||Change game turn||Game turn changed to Turn 20|
|194||2/18/2019 5:06:00 AM||Turn 19||Aedui||Message||
Eye came good last night. Back in business, over to Richard. I should have started a new turn.
|193||2/17/2019 12:38:00 AM||Turn 19||Belgae||Message||
Just a nudge reminder that you're up, Mark, to finish off card 19.....and possibly if you pass (probably :) to start card 20.
|192||2/15/2019 9:44:00 PM||Turn 19||Belgae||Message||
No problem, Michal, thanks for the heads up (not that bit about the Belgae, I mean your holiday :).
|191||2/15/2019 10:13:00 AM||Turn 19||Rome||Message||
I will be on vacations next week with limited access to Vassal so expect delay from my side.
PS. My "Belgae paranoia" was not so far from reality - Belgic Ally in Remi and yellow wins in Winter phase :) So guys (Richard, Mark) something needs to be done about it :)
|190||2/13/2019 8:10:00 AM||Turn 19||Belgae||Message||
Richard, I didnít notice but when the Romans retreated in Atrebates, your warbands there should have stayed hidden.Thereís no Reveal step in battle if a Retreat is declared ( one reason a defender may elect not to retreat and sacrifice units to force the stacking army to become unhidden).
|189||2/13/2019 7:55:00 AM||Turn 19||Belgae||Message||
Aedui are up for, Mark, the Event, Limited or Pass.
|188||2/13/2019 7:32:00 AM||Turn 19||Arverni||Edit Eligibility||
Belgae: from Eligible to Eligible
Aedui: from Eligible to Eligible
Rome: from Eligible to
Arverni: from Eligible to
|187||2/13/2019 7:32:00 AM||Turn 19||Arverni||Edit Eligibility||
Belgae: from - to Eligible
Aedui: from Eligible to Eligible
Rome: from Eligible to Eligible
Arverni: from Eligible to Eligible
|186||2/13/2019 7:32:00 AM||Turn 19||Arverni||Edit Next Card||
Belgae: from 1 to 3
Aedui: from 2 to 1
Rome: from 4 to 4
Arverni: from 3 to 2
|185||2/13/2019 7:31:00 AM||Turn 19||Arverni||Edit Current Card||
Belgae: from 0 to 1
Aedui: from 3 to 2
Rome: from 1 to 0
Arverni: from 2 to 0
|184||2/13/2019 7:31:00 AM||Turn 18||Arverni||Change game turn||Game turn changed to Turn 19|
|183||2/13/2019 7:30:00 AM||Turn 18||Arverni||Message||
Finished my turn. Over to the Belgae
|182||2/13/2019 5:44:00 AM||Turn 18||Rome||Message||
Yes, I will retreat - no access to Vassal so please do the moves.
|181||2/13/2019 5:42:00 AM||Turn 18||Belgae||Message||
Thatís mighty magnanimous there, Dumnorix :). I guess itís just one (easily Suborned :) native mouth to feed and not a whole army of legionaries.
Thereís no better option for you, Michal so Iíd suggest you could round that up, Richard
|180||2/13/2019 5:20:00 AM||Turn 18||Aedui||Message||
We are going to allow sanctuary in our area.
|179||2/13/2019 4:42:00 AM||Turn 18||Belgae||Message||
The first battle was in Sequani and the Arverni destroyed your Fort there.
The second battle is in Atrebates and 4 Arverni warbands are attacking your Ally in Remi and the single Auxilia there. 2 hits, reduced to 1 if you Retreat. If you Retreat your Auxilia it will survive but the Ally will take the hit. If you remain both will be killed with the 2 hits, so the only real option for you is to ask for a retreat destination. Sorry, but the Belgae won't be inviting Roman troops further into Belgica, the only retreat destinations under my control.
That just leaves the Aedui in Mandubii, Mark. If they offer sanctuary, the Auxilia would survive, if not it goes down with the Remi.
Richard, you mentioned you're doing a Command + Special but your options for that are limited to your successor leader's region now that Vercingetorix is drinking and hunting with his ancestors. At the moment that just looks like Devastation, which you probably don't want to do!
|178||2/13/2019 3:55:00 AM||Turn 18||Rome||Message||
I have no access to Vassal now - where is the battle?
|177||2/13/2019 3:49:00 AM||Turn 18||Arverni||Message||
The Averni are doing battle. Michal has a decision about retreating, that is if anyone will give him sanctuary.
|176||2/13/2019 3:08:00 AM||Turn 18||Rome||Message||
I also like capabilities as they actually make each game different. There are so many of them that each game could look differently.
Let us see how things unfold - I admit, I have two good capabilities but not too much forces and I am afraid once my seizure markers disappear from Belgae territory nothing will stop yellow pawns form overrunning them. Still, that Seizure command seems to my like my best play in that game :)
Also, with such a dynamic like now, everybody can be enemy of everybody. Sounds like fun!
|175||2/12/2019 7:36:00 PM||Turn 18||Belgae||Message||
I'm glad the Capabilities are quite strong, otherwise there would never be a consideration of taking them over Command + Special, a nice tension which you've highlighted. They also flavour the whole game. In my last game the Arverni took Winter Campaign (the only capability taken in the whole game).....which he reserved to unpick all the Roman gains just before the Senate Phase every turn (with no possibility of immediate reprisal), keeping the Senate at Uproar the whole game. That characterised the whole game and will make it memorable over others I've played or will play, as the narrative of the Arverni winter warriors.
This game Rome has been hammered but the dual capabilities still makes caesar a huge threat. They may not get used a lot in this short game (I'm sure they actually will) but the potential they represent means that everybody else has to be even more cautious, which changes the whole dynamic of the metagame. Very cool.
|174||2/12/2019 6:13:00 PM||Turn 18||Arverni||Message||
Yes, All the COIN games have capabilities. that either last for the rest of the game or just to the next Coup (etc). Often they are very powerful and in some cases (like AAA for the NVA in Fire in the Lake to protect the Ho Chi Minh Trail)) are pretty essential. The opportunity cost can be high (giving up a full move + special). In my early playings of A Distant Plain I needed up with too many capabilities and not doing enough fighting. It can be a tough balancing act.
|173||2/12/2019 5:31:00 PM||Turn 18||Belgae||Message||
This is interesting.
My last 4 turn game, there was one Capability in play all game. We're at the start of second turn of a 3 turn game and there are already 4 Capabilities in play! This is a very different game and I think the great variability of the strategic landscape that these permanent Capabilities provide really does create the potential for a lot of variety between games.
Having no experience with other COIN, are there permanent Capabilities I some of the others....and are they as game changing?
|172||2/12/2019 5:08:00 PM||Turn 18||Rome||Message||
After soem consideration, I took the capability. Not sure if there is enough time to use it but we shall see.
|171||2/11/2019 7:32:00 PM||Turn 18||Belgae||Message||
A bit of recreational ambushing and burning of forts in the name of Belgic freedom.
Michal and Rome up next for card 18, Legio X.
|170||2/11/2019 7:30:00 PM||Turn 18||Belgae||Edit Eligibility||
Belgae: from Eligible to -
Aedui: from Eligible to Eligible
Rome: from Eligible to Eligible
Arverni: from Eligible to Eligible
|169||2/11/2019 7:30:00 PM||Turn 18||Belgae||Edit Next Card||
Belgae: from 4 to 1
Aedui: from 1 to 2
Rome: from 2 to 4
Arverni: from 3 to 3
|168||2/11/2019 7:30:00 PM||Turn 18||Belgae||Edit Current Card||
Belgae: from 0 to 0
Aedui: from 0 to 3
Rome: from 0 to 1
Arverni: from 0 to 2
|167||2/11/2019 7:29:00 PM||Turn 17||Belgae||Change game turn||Game turn changed to Turn 18|
|166||2/11/2019 6:14:00 PM||Turn 17||Belgae||Message||
Richard, no problem. Its a minor thing but I think that's what PBEM is good for...learning the fine details.
I think that clause of the single warband (or Auxilia) Rally in a home region is there to give a faction an in when they're beaten down.....e.g. when Provinicia is overrun with barbarians :)
|165||2/11/2019 5:41:00 PM||Turn 17||Rome||Message||
I did the corrections (legions and Warbands in Arverni).
I will pass.
|164||2/11/2019 4:13:00 PM||Turn 17||Arverni||Message||
Fair enough. I read it as a bonus. Can the next player please remove a warband?
|163||2/11/2019 7:33:00 AM||Turn 17||Belgae||Message||
You're right, Richard. There should be 1 Legion form the Senate in the Fallen Legions box.
I think you should have Rallied only 5 warbands, not 6....1 Leader, 2 allies, 1 Citadel +1 Arverni bonus. The bit on there player aid about being able to ally 1 warband in your home region is a default single warband rally if you have no leader/ally/citadel there, not an additional warband on top of a proper rally (same wording applies to the general Rally rule for all the Gallic factions).
|162||2/11/2019 7:27:00 AM||Turn 16||Belgae||Change game turn||Game turn changed to Turn 17|
|161||2/11/2019 5:48:00 AM||Turn 16||Arverni||Message||
Shouldn't there be 1 Legion still unavailable? I thought 3 legions died for lack of supply and shouldn't half, rounded down still be in the fallen legions box (ie one).
|160||2/11/2019 5:28:00 AM||Turn 16||Arverni||Message||
Sorry for the delay. We've been having internet problems.
The Averni rallied. Over to the Romans, who have choices to make.
|159||2/11/2019 2:00:00 AM||Turn 16||Belgae||Message||
Sorry, Richard, just wanting to check you know youíre up.
|158||2/6/2019 9:00:00 PM||Turn 16||Belgae||Message||
Thanks Michal. I think itís the Arverni next eligible on card 16.
|157||2/6/2019 5:58:00 PM||Turn 16||Rome||Message||
I will pass and take 2 resources; over to Aedui.
|156||2/6/2019 4:03:00 AM||Turn 15||Aedui||End Turn|
|155||2/6/2019 4:02:00 AM||Turn 15||Aedui||Message||
Over to Rome
|154||2/5/2019 5:22:00 AM||Turn 15||Belgae||Message||
I've changed the Winter logs to 15 to keep up our card count up to date. River Commerce will be card 16.
Ready to start the new year with you and the Aedui, Mark.
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