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127 11/12/2019 7:10:00 PM 1805-1806 France France: Play Strategy card as Operations #905: 6 / Guerre de Course
One or two unblockaded (not Refitting) French Squadrons move Offboard to raid commerce. See Offboard Fleets on the Battleground display. British card losses never include Reserves or exceed Minimum Hand limits in the Interphase, but may include Resources. RESERVE

Message from France:
1. Lannes+6 to Milan
2-3. Lannes+Massena+11 to Venice, reaction?
126 11/12/2019 7:08:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message Spain passes, then France
125 11/12/2019 7:06:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Message SQ Black Sea -> Western Med, takes my last 2 CPs, France is up
124 11/12/2019 7:04:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Message Munich now Davout/3, Linz now Kutuvoz/5 + Ferdinand/4
123 11/11/2019 7:51:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message Back to you with 2 CPs left
122 11/11/2019 7:50:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message Wow exceptional dice for you, 3 dead French, 1 dead Russian, Russians retreat
121 11/11/2019 7:50:00 PM 1805-1806 France Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 14

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Message from France:
Ouch, 14 French
120 11/11/2019 7:50:00 PM 1805-1806 France Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 10

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Message from France:
10 Russians halving disrupts
119 11/11/2019 7:04:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message 10 to 14 now, with Attacker halving disrupts I think.
118 11/11/2019 7:02:00 PM 1805-1806 France France: Play Strategy card as Event #22: 3 / Reverse Slopes
Gain two battle dice and Halve disrupt results against you in the next battle round.

Message from France:
We will go ahead and use those English guns.
117 11/11/2019 6:37:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Russia: Play Strategy card as Event #42: 2 / Form Square
Voids these events for the rest of this Impulse, even after seeing their results: Cuiraissers Charge, Cavalry Raids, Lancers and Uhlans. Cavalry Raids results can be voided for the most recent space rolled and all yet-to-be rolled results.

Message from Britain:
Sorry, thought I'd also mentioned I was at a con this weekend.

Anyway, I'm playing this at the start of battle to prevent you from playing any of the listed events. No other cards. I believe it's 10:12 as it stands now.
116 11/7/2019 3:00:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message No worries, near end of 1805 is a tricky time period.
115 11/7/2019 2:08:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Message Hang on, I just realized my plan might not work and am consulting the GM (nothing's getting rewound since you already rolled).
114 11/6/2019 5:52:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message Looks like a battle, any cards for you?
113 11/6/2019 5:52:00 PM 1805-1806 France Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 2

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Message from France:
We didn't get all dressed up for nothing. Davout+6 attempt to intercept into Munich
112 11/6/2019 4:54:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Russia: Play Strategy card as Operations #17: 4 / The Weather Gauge
Automatically intercept an enemy Fleet in your Zone at no cost with no possibility of evasion. Each of your Squadrons throws an additional battle die in the ensuing battle. OR: Automatically evade (even after failing an evasion dice roll) and enter any friendly Port in that Zone or exit that Zone (unless offboard) without interception.

Message from Britain:
1-2: Kutvoz/6 from Prague (n Konst/3) -> Linz -> Munich

reaction?
111 11/6/2019 4:48:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Austria: Play Strategy card as Operations #901: 6 / Hussars and Grenzers
Only Austrian flages can be placed in Austria by CP expenditure until the next scheduled Austrian Impulse. Until then, all Austrian interceptions and evasions succeed - including one failed just prior to the play of this event. Any CP expenditure for a flag placement rejected by the play of this event is forfiet. RESERVE

Message from Britain:
1-2: Denmark to Neutral
3-6: Prussia to Austrian Aide
110 11/5/2019 4:30:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message Correct, Austria also has a resource reserve.
109 11/5/2019 4:13:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Message Just confirming we now have:

France: 5 cards, 2 reserves
Britain: out
Austria: 1 reserve
Russia: 2 cards
Prussia: out b/c neutral reserve
Turkey: out b/c neutral reserve
Spain: 1 reserve
Sweden: out
Denmark: out b/c neutral reserve
108 11/5/2019 2:15:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message Or Austria if they like
107 11/5/2019 2:14:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message Russia is up
106 11/5/2019 1:36:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Britain: Give Strategy card to France Message from Britain:
At least I played CSF rather than holding it until last.

France taking a plus action or is it over to Austrussia?
105 11/5/2019 11:59:00 AM 1805-1806 France France: Play Strategy card as Event #54: 5 / Fouche
France draws a random card from any nation. Discard out of game if used as an Event after Napoleon Abdicates or Turn 3 - whichever occurs first.

Message from France:
Letís take a random card from Britain.
104 11/5/2019 10:39:00 AM 1805-1806 France Prussia: Change Nation Owner to Neutral Message from France:
103 11/5/2019 10:39:00 AM 1805-1806 France Prussia: Play Strategy card as Operations #59: 3 / Cavalry Raids
Choose any one friendly Army (not necessarily your own). All enemy Forces adjacent to that Army suffer Attrition (except Fortress Flags and those in battle). Unoccupied enemy Duchies adjacent to that Army also check for Attrition and are flagged by that Army if they fail. Voided by Form Square.

Message from France:
2u more in Berlin, n Bulow+7 I believe. No more +1cp
102 11/5/2019 10:37:00 AM 1805-1806 France Prussia: Draw Extra Strategy Card Message from France:
Prussia cardplay
101 11/5/2019 10:37:00 AM 1805-1806 France Prussia: Change Nation Owner to France Message from France:
Drawing a card, playing, and setting back to neutral.
100 11/5/2019 10:21:00 AM 1805-1806 Britain Message Prussia/Spain/France I believe.
99 11/5/2019 10:21:00 AM 1805-1806 Britain Russia: Play Strategy card as Operations #108: 6 / Burnt Earth
If there are enemy Fcorces in two or more of your Home Duchies you may play this card face up before you. Place four free Units in Regroup. All CP Flag placements (and removals) in your Home Duchies cost double while this event remains in play.

Message from Britain:
Austria does nothing.

2: build 1 Grodno, n Bagration/4.
3-6: 4 from Grodno (n Bagration) -> Lublin -> Krakow -> Moravia -> Prague (n Kutuzov/Konst/9)
98 11/5/2019 10:18:00 AM 1805-1806 Britain Britain: Play Strategy card as Foreign War #18: 5 / Continental System Fails
Preemptions are not allowed while the Coalition controls 7 Zones. Discard when the Coalition fails to control 7 Zones at the end of any Impule. If played by a Neutral when the Coalition does not control 7 Zones, the event is unplayable and the card is used as 5 CPs.

Message from Britain:
I show 9 zones currently: Baltic, North Sea, Channel, Biscay, NAtl, MAtl, SAtl, Med, Black Sea
97 11/5/2019 10:13:00 AM 1805-1806 Britain Message Funny thing is I saw that and "fixed" it . . . I must have just re-typed it wrong again the second time :o
96 11/5/2019 9:57:00 AM 1805-1806 Britain Message I assume you mean 1 Rus SQ from North Sea to NATL


Oops, yes.
95 11/4/2019 11:15:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message Britain is up.
94 11/4/2019 11:14:00 PM 1805-1806 France France: Draw Extra Strategy Card Message from France:
France uses its resource to draw a card
93 11/4/2019 11:14:00 PM 1805-1806 France Spain: Play Strategy card as Operations #60: 2 / Nationalist Uprisings
Remove Flags from any two non-Fortress Duchies. This event is not usable against an "inherently flagged space" controlled only by the color of the spaced. The removal of flags by this event is not interceptable.

Message from France:
Build 1u Badajoz, n Castanos+4
92 11/4/2019 11:12:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message 1u Berlin, n Bulow+4, with +1cp
91 11/4/2019 11:12:00 PM 1805-1806 France Prussia: Play random Strategy card #36: 3 / Cuiraissers Charge

Message from France:
Prussia also has 1 more next round from Emigres, note
90 11/4/2019 11:11:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message I assume you mean 1 Rus SQ from North Sea to NATL
89 11/4/2019 10:45:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Message Prussia/Turkey/Spain/France, also with possible preempt as Russia is down to 3 cards.
88 11/4/2019 10:44:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

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Message from Britain:
3.5: 1xSQ North Atl (n 1xBR + 1xRU) -> North Sea (n1)
4.0: 1xSQ Sevastopol -> Black Sea
5.0: Bagration/3 Borisov -> Grodno
6.0: Try to end Persian War, 1 die needing 6
87 11/4/2019 7:19:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message Back to Russia with 3 CP left. The Grand Fleet cost is 1 CP not MP for each patrol. Looks like it didn't matter here.
86 11/4/2019 7:18:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message You win, FR SQ back to Rotterdam
85 11/4/2019 7:18:00 PM 1805-1806 France Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 8

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Message from France:
Unlikely battle in the North Sea with Russian Navigation.

6 Coalition v 2 France

Bottom 2 French
84 11/4/2019 7:16:00 PM 1805-1806 France Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 2

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Message from France:
Wow good dice for the Coalition, let's evade, 8+
83 11/4/2019 6:42:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Message Found. evasion?

If you evade and succeed, go ahead and roll one more patrol to bring me to 3 CP spent and then I will need to think it over more.
82 11/4/2019 6:41:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 2

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Message from Britain:
2.5 patrol North Sea with 2xRU + 1xBR
81 11/4/2019 2:49:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message No intercept
80 11/4/2019 2:05:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Russia: Play Strategy card as Operations #65: 6 / Talleyrand
Move any Consul on the Diplomatic Track two boxes and add 1 to the Peace die roll this Turn. OR Add 2 to the Peace die roll this Turn. This event may break Pact status. Not playable in 1805.

Message from Britain:
1-2: 2xSQ St. Petersburg to North Sea. Intercept before they join up?
79 11/4/2019 2:03:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Britain: Play Strategy card as Event #106: 5 / Baltic Naval Stores
If all Ports on the Baltic Sea are friendly or neutral, your Camp's naval Refits are Free and enemy Refits cost double (1 CP). Any one nation of your choice in your Camp with an availabel Squadron to build may freely place one once in an unblockaded Home Port beneath a Build marker. Retain faceup as long as all Ports on the Baltic Sea are non-enemy. Discard once no longer applicable.

Message from Britain:
Nope, no "active event" option. Will just have to remember.
78 11/4/2019 2:03:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Return Strategy card to hand #106: 5 / Baltic Naval Stores

Message from Britain:
Let me try this again and see if I can make it become "active"
77 11/4/2019 2:02:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Austria: Play Strategy card as Event #106: 5 / Baltic Naval Stores
If all Ports on the Baltic Sea are friendly or neutral, your Camp's naval Refits are Free and enemy Refits cost double (1 CP). Any one nation of your choice in your Camp with an availabel Squadron to build may freely place one once in an unblockaded Home Port beneath a Build marker. Retain faceup as long as all Ports on the Baltic Sea are non-enemy. Discard once no longer applicable.

Message from Britain:
France and Russia both have 4 cards. Britain gets a SQ in Gibraltar under a build marker.
76 11/4/2019 1:58:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Russia: Draw Extra Strategy Card Message from Britain:
From Parliament
75 11/4/2019 1:57:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Britain: Play Strategy card as Event #902: 5 / Parliament
Britain gets 1 CP to spend and chooses another nation not in the Imperial Camp to draw a card unless Britain is a Subject Neutral. RESERVE

Message from Britain:
1 CP to reneutralize Prussia, and Russia gets to draw a card
74 11/4/2019 6:45:00 AM 1805-1806 France France: Play Strategy card as Operations #104: 3 / Lost Dispatch
Roll a die. That many enemy Units/leaders of their Commander's choice do not appear in the first round of battle and are unaffected by losses therefrom. If the battle is lost, they must retreat with the survivors of the battle. If no Units/leaders remain to give battle, none is fought and they retreat. If a second round is fought, they participate normally.

Message from France:
1-2. Build 1u Zurich, n Lannes+6
3. Prussia to +1 toward France

Britain is up
73 11/4/2019 2:54:00 AM 1805-1806 Britain Message France up.
72 11/4/2019 2:52:00 AM 1805-1806 Britain Sweden: Play Strategy card as Operations #909: 5 / Fanatic Defense
You have three CPs. All Swedish Formations in their Home Duchy ignore disruption in any battle during this Turn. OR Draw a card. RESERVE

Message from Britain:
1-2: 4 units convoy Stockholm (n Gustavus) to Riga (n4)
3-4: build 1 Stockholm (n Gustavus/1)
5: SQ Stockholm -> Bothnia -> Baltic
71 11/3/2019 8:46:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message Sweden up
70 11/3/2019 8:46:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message 4-5, Prussia back to Neutral from Russian Friend
69 11/3/2019 8:34:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Message Castanos/3 in Badajoz, 1-BR in Lisbon
68 11/3/2019 8:33:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 4

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Message from Britain:
We each get 1K/1D. First 3 dice Spain, last die Britain.
67 11/3/2019 8:30:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 8

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Message from Britain:
First 5 dice Spain
Last 3 dice Britain
66 11/2/2019 7:15:00 PM 1805-1806 France Spain: Play Strategy card as Operations #98: 5 / War Without End
Gain CPs equal to a die roll. Void Armistice event if in play AND subtract 1 from this Turn's Peace die roll. All nations draw one card in Order of Movement.

Message from France:
1. Castanos+2 to Badajoz
2. 1u Galicia to Oporto
3. Castanos+4 to Lisbon, no evasion. To Britain for responses/Battle cards. I have no cards, you can resolve.
65 11/2/2019 7:12:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message Fitting, 3u in Const., n Yusuf+6
64 11/2/2019 7:12:00 PM 1805-1806 France Turkey: Play random Strategy card #77: 6 / The Sultan's Ear

Message from France:
63 11/2/2019 7:11:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message Prussia is owed 1 card, will be redeemed after they are down to that as their last card. 1u and Bulow in Berlin, n Bulow+3
62 11/2/2019 7:11:00 PM 1805-1806 France Prussia: Play random Strategy card #67: 6 / Emigres & Exiles

RED: Must be played as Event

Message from France:
Prussia plays
61 11/2/2019 6:23:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Russia: Play Strategy card as Operations #49: 3 / Russian Winter
The Russian (even if without cards) selects a Russian Home Duchy to suffer Attrition (excluding any Fortress Flag) and gains two CPs for immediate use in that Impulse for each Attrition loss inflicted. Repeat at the start of each Russian scheduled Impulse. A Neutral Proxy will not play this event unless Russia contains enemy Foces.

Message from Britain:
1: Kutuzov/Konst/5 Moravia -> Prague
2-3: Prussia to Russian Friend

Over to you for Prussia/Turks/Spain and possibly France in there if you wish.
60 11/2/2019 6:18:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message Russia is up.
59 11/2/2019 4:57:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Message France or Russia?
58 11/2/2019 4:56:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Austria: Play Strategy card as Operations #56: 2 / Platov's Cossacks
If an invading Force is in a Russian Home Duchy, all enemy Forces in or adjacent to Kiev suffer Attrition. Then, place two Russian Units in or adjacent to Kiev which cannot be intercepted or evaded during that placement.

Message from Britain:
2cp: Denmark to French Friend.
57 11/2/2019 3:43:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Sweden: Change Nation Owner to Britain Message from Britain:
56 11/1/2019 11:43:00 PM 1805-1806 France France: Play Strategy card as Operations #101: 5 / The Milan Decree
Gain CPs equal to a die roll. If France controls Rotterdam, place an available French Squadron there under a Naval Build marker and remove this card from the game. A Neutral Proxy will play this event only if France controls Rotterdam.

Message from France:
Played this already
55 11/1/2019 5:42:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message No response. France will not Preempt.
Austria up.
54 11/1/2019 5:10:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Message That should have been 2+9, not 2+7.
53 11/1/2019 5:08:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Britain: Play Strategy card as Event #55: 3 / Papal Bull
Place a Unit and Flag (even if already flagged by an ally) in one friendly or unoccupied Duchy in or adjacent to Rome. OR Spend 5 CPs on the Diplomatic Track to influence any nation(s) other than Ottoman Turks but never during the first round of 1805.

Message from Britain:
Event grants 5 CP, total of 11 CP if I use at least 5 on diplomacy:

2 to move Denmark to French Aide
7 to move Sweden to Pact with Britain

I'll wait for response before moving ahead with Austria
52 11/1/2019 5:06:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Britain: Play Strategy card as Operations #903: 6 / Admiralty
Britain draws two cards if its Fleets control six Zones at the start of its Impulse. Voided by Bey of Algiers or if Britain is a Subject Neutral. RESERVE

Message from Britain:
6 CP, using the + capability to play with a regular card
51 11/1/2019 5:00:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Message I think you have to actually "end turn" and then change the turn back one. If you just change the turn back and forth I'm pretty sure it doesn't reshuffle. But let's just leave it at this point.
50 10/31/2019 10:29:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message 2-3. Build 1u Milan, n Massena+5
4-5. Swedes down to British Aide

I think I may not have reshuffled correctly. You can edit as needed.

Britain is up.
49 10/31/2019 10:27:00 PM 1807-1808 France Change game turn Game turn changed to 1805-1806
48 10/31/2019 10:27:00 PM 1805-1806 France Change game turn Game turn changed to 1807-1808
47 10/31/2019 10:27:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message Thought I could undo Neutral plays, apparently not. If you see General's HEalth or Armistice then discard and draw a replacement.
46 10/31/2019 10:25:00 PM 1805-1806 France Return Strategy card to hand #101: 5 / The Milan Decree

Message from France:
45 10/31/2019 10:24:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message We can use a work around. I'll do the shuffle.
44 10/31/2019 9:19:00 PM 1805-1806 Britain Message No response in the North Sea..

This early in Turn 1 skipping the reshuffle is probably fine but we should decide now if we're going to do it in the future before it comes up again. I moderate lean towards "use the workaround and play it right" but if you feel strongly that it's better to just skip than that's ok too.
43 10/31/2019 5:41:00 PM 1805-1806 France France: Play Strategy card as Operations #101: 5 / The Milan Decree
Gain CPs equal to a die roll. If France controls Rotterdam, place an available French Squadron there under a Naval Build marker and remove this card from the game. A Neutral Proxy will play this event only if France controls Rotterdam.

Message from France:
0.5 1 SQ Rotterdam to North Sea, BR Response?
42 10/31/2019 3:41:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message Danes build 1u, n3, with +1cp
41 10/31/2019 3:41:00 PM 1805-1806 France Denmark: Play random Strategy card #33: 3 / General's Health

Message from France:
Danes
40 10/31/2019 3:41:00 PM 1805-1806 France Message 2u in Stockholm, n Gus+4
39 10/31/2019 3:40:00 PM 1805-1806 France Sweden: Play random Strategy card #70: 4 / Armistice

Message from France:
Swedes play their card
38 10/31/2019 3:39:00 PM 1805-1806 France France: Draw Extra Strategy Card Message from France:
Royal Largesse
37 10/31/2019 3:39:00 PM 1805-1806 France Spain: Play Strategy card as Event #12: 4 / Royal Largesse
Another nation of your choice draws a card from the Draw Pile.

Message from France:
France draws a card
36 10/31/2019 3:38:00 PM 1805-1806 France Spain: Draw Extra Strategy Card Message from France:
HoR2
35 10/31/2019 3:38:00 PM 1805-1806 France Spain: Draw Extra Strategy Card Message from France:
HoR 1
34 10/31/2019 3:38:00 PM 1805-1806 France Spain: Play Strategy card as Event #4: 6 / House of Rothschild
Draw two cards. You must use one of them now. If played by a Neutral Proxy, it must play the first card drawn. Shuffle all discards - including this one - into the deck AFTER drawing two new cards and playing one of them.

Message from France:
Event
33 10/31/2019 2:45:00 AM 1805-1806 Britain Message Constantinopol now Yusuf/3. Spain is up.
32 10/31/2019 2:44:00 AM 1805-1806 Britain Turkey: Play random Strategy card #15: 2 / Cossacks or Azeris

Message from Britain:
Russia sends Bennigsen from Moscow (now 1), and 1 each from St. P (now 2xSQ) and Sevastopol (now 1xSQ) to the Persian War.

Turks play randomly.
31 10/31/2019 2:42:00 AM 1805-1806 Britain Prussia: Play random Strategy card #89: 5 / Persian War

RED: Must be played as Event

Message from Britain:
Since there's no preempt first time through anyway I'll keep going with the neutrals; you can always back up and interrupt anyway
30 10/31/2019 2:41:00 AM 1805-1806 Britain Russia: Play Strategy card as Operations #27: 4 / Outflanked
Side of your choice gains one battle die. All played battle cards in this round of battle are voided and discarded. Must be played prior to combat resolution.

Message from Britain:
1: Konstantin/3 Vilna (now 0) -> Grodno (now Kutuzov/Konst/5).

2-4: Kutuzov/Konst/5 Grodno -> Lublin -> Krakow -> Moravia
29 10/31/2019 2:39:00 AM 1805-1806 Britain Russia: Draw Extra Strategy Card Message from Britain:
HMR2
28 10/31/2019 2:39:00 AM 1805-1806 Britain Russia: Draw Extra Strategy Card Message from Britain:
HMR1

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