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482 4/8/2020 5:42:00 PM 1634-1635 Protestant Message All survive. Another bloody battle. As there's a tie and we both have dynamic leaders attacker retreats - you win, but doesn't look like you have many troops left...
481 4/8/2020 5:41:00 PM 1634-1635 Protestant Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 3

5
3
4


Message from Protestant:
Leader losses: Mansfeld, Wally, Repl
480 4/8/2020 5:41:00 PM 1634-1635 Protestant Message 8+1 = 9 → 10 losses on Catholics
9+2 = 11 → 10 losses on Protestants

We both can only take 9 - I'll take mine by removing 1 Merc & flipping 1 other
479 4/8/2020 5:38:00 PM 1634-1635 Protestant Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 2

8
9


Message from Protestant:
Combat roll
1st) Protestants, 15 CF (15-19 col) with +1 DRM
2nd) Catholic, 14 CF (11-14 col) with +2 DRM

478 4/8/2020 5:14:00 PM 1634-1635 Protestant Play Strategy card as Operations #14: 2 / Peasant Revolt in Bavaria
Choose any city in Bavaria except Munich and place a Revolt marker in that city.

Message from Protestant:
Activate Mansfeld - let's go in again :)
1) move with Militia, Christian and Thurn - Leipzig, drop them off
2) Dresden, pick up 5 Mercs
3) Gorlitz, 2 Pillage
4) Dresden again
5) Prague - to Arms!

I don't play any CCs, do you play any?
477 4/8/2020 1:20:00 PM 1634-1635 Catholic Play Strategy card as Event #23: 3 / Cardinal Infante
Val Telline Passes must be Open to play this card. Deploy Cardinal Infante and 4 Spanish Veteran units in Trent. Place Cardinal Infante marker on next game turn's space on the turn track.

Message from Catholic:
The Cardinal Infante arrives
476 4/8/2020 1:19:00 PM 1634-1635 Catholic Message 2 x Mercs to Dead pool
475 4/7/2020 6:04:00 PM 1634-1635 Protestant Message Charles killed - Repl in play
474 4/7/2020 6:01:00 PM 1634-1635 Protestant Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 4

1
1
0
9


Message from Protestant:
Rolling for leaders: Mansfeld, Chrisitian, Wally, Charles
473 4/7/2020 5:59:00 PM 1634-1635 Protestant Message 2 on 20+ = that's 8 LF on you (you can only take 6 LF)
8+2 on 15-19 = that's 12 LF on me

I'm taking my losses on 2 reduced Danes and 1 full Prot Mercs
472 4/7/2020 5:54:00 PM 1634-1635 Protestant Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 2

2
8


Message from Protestant:
First for me = 21 CFs, no DRM (+1 Mansfeld, -1 CC)
Second for you = 18 CFs, +2 DRM
471 4/7/2020 8:19:00 AM 1634-1635 Catholic Play Strategy card as Combat #34: 1 / Command Rivalry
Protestant army must contain at least 2 Leaders. May not be played on an army with all Swedish leaders. -1 to Protestant combat die roll.

Message from Catholic:
I play this CC
470 4/6/2020 5:22:00 PM 1634-1635 Protestant Play Strategy card as Operations #36: 2 / Famine in Moravia or Silesia
Unless discarded, Event always takes effect. If a Pillage marker or an army is in Moravia or Silesia, increase the Pillage level of one city in Moravia or Silesia by one.

Message from Protestant:
Activate Mansfeld
pick up 5 full mercs
1) Luneburg
2) Werben (1 pillage)
3) Magdeburg
4) Torgau (1 pillage)
5) Dresden - pick up Christian, 2 danish mercs & 1 prot militia
6) Prague :)

I don't play any CC's, do you?

Also, due to card 1 pillage in Moravia = Olmutz
469 4/6/2020 5:01:00 PM 1634-1635 Protestant Draw Strategy cards
468 4/6/2020 4:14:00 PM 1634-1635 Catholic Message 4 removed - Jankau-Iglau-Brunn-Zanim
467 4/6/2020 4:13:00 PM 1634-1635 Catholic Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

8


Message from Catholic:
Pillage Recovery
466 4/6/2020 4:13:00 PM 1634-1635 Catholic Draw Strategy cards
465 4/6/2020 4:13:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic End Turn
464 4/5/2020 6:42:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Message 4
Hamburg, Luneburg, Leipzig 1 -> 0
Magdeburg 2 -> 1
463 4/5/2020 6:40:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

8


Message from Protestant:
Pillage removal
462 4/5/2020 6:40:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Message Pillage 1
461 4/5/2020 6:39:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

4


Message from Protestant:

460 4/5/2020 6:39:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Message Nothing to discard.

I have 17 aid:
-Mansfeld = 13 $
-Thurn = 3 $
-lone militia in Stettin = 1 $

need to roll for lone reduced militia in Luneburg
459 4/4/2020 6:22:00 AM 1632-1633 Catholic Discard Strategy card Message from Catholic:
458 4/4/2020 6:21:00 AM 1632-1633 Catholic Message No so +1 marker
457 4/4/2020 6:21:00 AM 1632-1633 Catholic Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

3


Message from Catholic:
Roll for Siege at Prague
456 4/4/2020 6:19:00 AM 1632-1633 Catholic Message Paid
455 4/4/2020 6:18:00 AM 1632-1633 Catholic Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

0


Message from Catholic:
Loot at Mainz
454 4/4/2020 6:18:00 AM 1632-1633 Catholic Message Cath Pay Phase -
Auto paid in Wien
14 Aid pays force with Wally
So just Spn Vet at Mainz to loot
453 4/4/2020 6:15:00 AM 1632-1633 Catholic Play Strategy card as Operations #5: 3 / Spain Declares War With England
-2 to all English AP totals.

Message from Catholic:
Aid again
452 4/3/2020 5:47:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Message Full str Prot Militia
451 4/3/2020 5:45:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

7


Message from Protestant:
Recruit with Thurn - militia
450 4/3/2020 5:44:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Play Strategy card as Recruitment #15: 3 / Urban VIII Becomes Pope
Playable only if Gregory XV is Pope. Death of Gregory XV. End Papal Aid to Catholic Player.

Message from Protestant:
this is actually the missing 1 op value card ("The Ottoman Turks Raid Imperial Border"). Playing for recruit
449 4/2/2020 4:38:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic Play Strategy card as Operations #16: 2 / Marie of Spain Marries Ferdinand III
+2 to Spanish Aid Point totals

Message from Catholic:
Aid
448 4/1/2020 6:56:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Message Big fat nothing. Ouch again. Looks like White Mountain but happening 12 years later :o
447 4/1/2020 6:55:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

0


Message from Protestant:

446 4/1/2020 6:55:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Play Strategy card as Recruitment #2: 1 / Three Musketeers
French Huegenots Revolt card must have been played previously. Negates French Huegenots Revolt event.

Message from Protestant:
Attempting to recruit some badly needed replacements with Thurn - Prot Militia, no DRM
445 4/1/2020 6:54:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Message I'll take my losses as both full & reduced militia (6 LF) & 2 reduced Danish Mercs. Ouch, 1 Prot full & 2 Danish reduced Mercs remaining.
444 3/31/2020 4:29:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic Message My Losses are 2 Full Strength Vets reduced (think I have to do this rather than lose units) for 6
Have Retreated you to Dresden but can chose alternatives of Pilsen or Budweiss and couple of options re your 12 Losses
443 3/31/2020 4:26:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic Message All survive again meaning I cant get rid of Danes again !
442 3/31/2020 4:25:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 4

1
2
1
7


Message from Catholic:
Leader rolls Wally-Charles-Thurn-Christian
441 3/31/2020 4:25:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic Message 12 Losses to Prots and Retreat
8 losses to Caths
440 3/31/2020 4:24:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 2

7
6


Message from Catholic:
Roll Att then Def
Attack 20 with +2 for Wally
Defence 14 with +1 Thurn
439 3/31/2020 4:23:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic Message Forgot to state 2 Pillage left at Jankow
438 3/31/2020 4:21:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Message Nothing from me, do your worst
437 3/31/2020 4:20:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic Message Wally returns to Prague for another round.
You any more CC cards left to play ?? :-)
436 3/31/2020 4:19:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic Play Strategy card as Operations #8: 1 / New Leaders
Charles of Loraine, Gallas. Place with any Imperial units.

Message from Catholic:
Lets try again !!
435 3/30/2020 7:07:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 3

2
2
1


Message from Protestant:

434 3/30/2020 7:06:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Play Strategy card as Recruitment #23: 3 / Treaty of Heilbronn
Sack of Magdeburg and Sweden Enters War events must have been played previously. Protestant states form Heilbronn League, recognizing Swedish leadership. -3 VP's.

Message from Protestant:
Recruit
1-2) Twice with Thurn, Protestant militia
3) Once with Mansfeld, Protestant merc (no DRMs)
433 3/30/2020 7:06:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Message Sorry, ignore me, got mixed up - 1 vet reduced, all mercs are already reduced :)
432 3/30/2020 7:05:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Message Dice hate you - and I won't complain :)
I'm taking my losses as full Militia and reducing 2 Danish Mercs

You're right, you've only flipped 3 units, but as all your Vets are reduced I've reduced 1 Merc instead, feel free to change it in the log file.
431 3/30/2020 4:58:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic Message All Leaders survive
430 3/30/2020 4:57:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 4

0
6
2
6


Message from Catholic:
Leader rolls in order
Wally - Charles - Thurn - Christian
429 3/30/2020 4:56:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic Message 6 at 20+ = 10 losses
11 at 16 = 12 losses

ACTS really does hate me :-)

428 3/30/2020 4:55:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 2

4
8


Message from Catholic:
Battle of Prague
I attack with 24 and +2 for Wally
You defend with 16 and +3
Roll order Attack - Defence
427 3/30/2020 4:00:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Play Strategy card as Combat #31: 1 / Massed Artillery
+1 to Protestant combat die roll.

Message from Protestant:
Playing for Combat

Also, using Thurn for +1 DRM, so +3 total
426 3/30/2020 3:59:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Play Strategy card as Combat #33: 1 / Cavalry Charge
+1 to Protestant combat die roll.

Message from Protestant:
Playing for Combat
425 3/30/2020 3:58:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic Return Strategy card to hand #35: 1 / Spanish Tercios

Message from Catholic:
424 3/30/2020 3:57:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic Move permanently removed Strategy card to discard pile #35: 1 / Spanish Tercios

Message from Catholic:
Card returned to hand.
423 3/30/2020 6:43:00 AM 1632-1633 Protestant Message Hi Gary

You can't play the card, it requires Spanish Vets and you have none in Wally's army. Not sure on how important the timing is, but do you want to undo your card play before I play my card?
422 3/30/2020 6:32:00 AM 1632-1633 Catholic Message I Play Tercios for +1 in Combat
421 3/30/2020 6:31:00 AM 1632-1633 Catholic Play Strategy card as Combat #35: 1 / Spanish Tercios
Catholic army must include a Spanish veteran unit. +1 to Catholic combat die roll.

Message from Catholic:
420 3/30/2020 6:31:00 AM 1632-1633 Catholic Message Wallenstein marches leaving 1 Pillage at Znanin and Iglau to confront Thorn at Prague
419 3/30/2020 6:28:00 AM 1632-1633 Catholic Play Strategy card as Operations #22: 3 / Electoral Meeting
If Catholic player controls at least 4, but not all Electors, +1 VP. If all Electors, +3 VPs.

Message from Catholic:
Activate Wallenstein
418 3/29/2020 5:30:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Message As Wallenstein recruited 2 units = +2 Wallenstein score

Activate a Merc in Prague
1-2) Jankov & flip
3) Prague
4-5) Pilsen & flip
6) Prague

So securing Bohemia for the Protestant cause :)
417 3/29/2020 7:44:00 AM 1632-1633 Catholic Message 4 Steps (2 full units) due to Wallenstein
416 3/29/2020 7:43:00 AM 1632-1633 Catholic Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 2

3
8


Message from Catholic:
Recruitment rolls x 2
415 3/29/2020 7:43:00 AM 1632-1633 Catholic Play Strategy card as Operations #30: 2 / New Leaders
Deploy Archduke Leopold, Savelli, Hatzfeld with any Imperial units.

Message from Catholic:
Recruitment at Wien 2 attempts for Mercs
414 3/28/2020 7:37:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Play Strategy card as Operations #27: 2 / Dutch Recapture Breda
Breda must have fallen to Spanish siege previously. -1 to Dutch War Track.

Message from Protestant:
Play for Aid = +15
413 3/28/2020 5:07:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic Play Strategy card as Event #7: 3 / New Leaders
Deploy Wallenstein and Piccolimini with any Imperial units.

Message from Catholic:
412 3/28/2020 5:07:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic Message 4 - Wien - Pressburg - Donnawoth - Rotweil
411 3/28/2020 5:05:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

7


Message from Catholic:
Pillage Recovery
410 3/26/2020 6:19:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Change Victory Points -2: from 22 to 20
409 3/26/2020 6:19:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Message Hamburg has fallen, -1 VP
408 3/26/2020 6:19:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

9


Message from Protestant:
Siege of Hamburg (+1 DRM due to Siege)
407 3/26/2020 6:18:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Play Strategy card as Operations #16: 2 / Mutiny
Choose any Catholic army that includes Mercenary and/or Militia units. Roll on the Loot table for this army.

Message from Protestant:
Activate Mansfeld & 1 Merc
1-2) Bremen & flip (VP -1)
3-4) Osnabruck & flip
5) Bremen
6) Hamburg & roll for siege
406 3/26/2020 6:11:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Message 9/2 = round to 5
Budwweis 2->1
Prague 1->0
Dresden 1->0
Leipzig 2->1
Cottbus 1->0

405 3/26/2020 6:09:00 PM 1632-1633 Protestant Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

9


Message from Protestant:
Roll for pillage recovery
404 3/26/2020 5:19:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic Message Go ahead with Pillage Recovery and 1st card.
403 3/26/2020 5:18:00 PM 1632-1633 Catholic Message Ok Turn now reset for Turn 7
402 3/26/2020 5:18:00 PM 1630-1631 Catholic End Turn
401 3/26/2020 10:26:00 AM 1630-1631 Protestant Message Yes, worked! Just to let you know, I did keep my card from the previous turn:)
400 3/26/2020 10:24:00 AM 1630-1631 Protestant Draw Strategy cards
399 3/26/2020 10:24:00 AM 1630-1631 Protestant Discard Strategy card Message from Protestant:
398 3/26/2020 10:24:00 AM 1630-1631 Protestant Discard Strategy card Message from Protestant:
397 3/26/2020 10:24:00 AM 1630-1631 Protestant Discard Strategy card Message from Protestant:
396 3/26/2020 10:24:00 AM 1630-1631 Protestant Discard Strategy card Message from Protestant:
395 3/26/2020 10:24:00 AM 1630-1631 Protestant Discard Strategy card Message from Protestant:
394 3/26/2020 10:24:00 AM 1630-1631 Protestant Discard Strategy card Message from Protestant:
393 3/26/2020 7:24:00 AM 1632-1633 Catholic Change game turn Game turn changed to 1630-1631
392 3/26/2020 7:24:00 AM 1632-1633 Catholic Draw Strategy cards
391 3/26/2020 7:24:00 AM 1630-1631 Catholic End Turn
390 3/26/2020 7:24:00 AM 1630-1631 Catholic Discard Strategy card Message from Catholic:
389 3/26/2020 7:24:00 AM 1630-1631 Catholic Discard Strategy card Message from Catholic:
388 3/26/2020 7:24:00 AM 1630-1631 Catholic Discard Strategy card Message from Catholic:
387 3/26/2020 7:24:00 AM 1630-1631 Catholic Discard Strategy card Message from Catholic:
386 3/26/2020 7:23:00 AM 1630-1631 Catholic Discard Strategy card Message from Catholic:
385 3/26/2020 7:23:00 AM 1630-1631 Catholic Discard Strategy card Message from Catholic:
384 3/26/2020 7:23:00 AM 1630-1631 Catholic Discard Strategy card Message from Catholic:
383 3/26/2020 7:23:00 AM 1632-1633 Catholic Change game turn Game turn changed to 1630-1631

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