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Entry # Time Turn Player Title Entry
84 5/25/2020 11:08:00 AM Master ID = 2091 Game Deleted
83 5/23/2020 9:09:00 PM Turn 4 USSR Play Card as Event #61: 3 / OPEC (USSR)
USSR gains 1 VP for each of the following countries he controls: Egypt, Iran, Libya, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Gulf States, and Venezuela. Unplayable as an event if #86 'North Sea Oil' is in effect.

Message from USSR:
82 5/23/2020 7:48:00 PM Turn 4 US Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 2

3
4


Message from US:
Die 1 is Deke with +1 to the roll for Domination of Asia.

Die 2 is Matt, he neither dominates nor controls any regions so is just a straight roll.
81 5/23/2020 7:46:00 PM Turn 4 US Play Card as Event #45: 1 / Summit (Both)
Both players roll a die. Each adds 1 for each Region they Dominate or Control. High roller gains 2 VP and may move DEFCON marker one level in either direction. Do not reroll ties.

Message from US:
80 5/22/2020 12:13:00 PM Turn 4 USSR Play Card as Event #39: 3 / Arms Race (Both)
Compare each player's status on the Military Operations Tracks. If Phasing Player has more Military Operations points, he or she scores 1VP. If Phasing Player has more Military Operatons points and has met the Required Military Operations amount, he/she scores 3 VP instead.

Message from USSR:
79 5/22/2020 10:49:00 AM Turn 4 US Play Card as Event #63: 2 / Colonial Rear Guards (US)
Add one US Influence in each of four different African and/or Southeast Asian countries.

Message from US:
78 5/21/2020 10:31:00 PM Turn 4 USSR Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

2


Message from USSR:
Coup in Panama
77 5/21/2020 10:31:00 PM Turn 4 USSR Play Card as Operations #40: 3 / Cuban Missile Crisis* (Both)
Set DEFCON to Level 2. Any further Coup attempt by your opponent this turn, anywhere on the board, will result in Global Thermonucelar War. Your opponent will lose the game. This card may be canceled at any time if the USSR player removes two Influence from Cuba or the US player removes two Influence from West Germany or Turkey.

Message from USSR:
76 5/21/2020 10:30:00 PM Turn 4 USSR Return Strategy card to hand #39: 3 / Arms Race (Both)

Message from USSR:
75 5/21/2020 10:30:00 PM Turn 4 USSR Play Card as Event #39: 3 / Arms Race (Both)
Compare each player's status on the Military Operations Tracks. If Phasing Player has more Military Operations points, he or she scores 1VP. If Phasing Player has more Military Operatons points and has met the Required Military Operations amount, he/she scores 3 VP instead.

Message from USSR:
74 5/21/2020 10:26:00 PM Turn 4 USSR Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

6


Message from USSR:
Coup in Venezuela
73 5/21/2020 7:59:00 AM Turn 4 US Headline Event selected Headline Events Revealed:

US: #31: 4 / Red Scare/Purge (Both)
All further Operations cards played by your opponent this turn are -1 to their value (to a minimum value of 1 OP).

USSR: #57: 4 / ABM Treaty (Both)
Improve DEFCON one level. Then player may Conduct Operations as if they played a 4 Ops card.

Message from US:
72 5/20/2020 7:51:00 AM Turn 4 USSR Headline Event selected Message from USSR:
71 5/18/2020 9:45:00 PM Turn 4 USSR End Turn Mid War Cards added to deck

US: 8 cards drawn.
USSR: 9 cards drawn.
70 5/18/2020 7:16:00 PM Turn 3 US Play Card as Operations #35: 2 / Formosan Resolution* (US)
Taiwan shall be treated as a Battleground country for scoring purposes if the US controls Taiwan when Asia Scoring is played. Taiwan is not a Battleground country for any other purpose. This card is discarded after US play of The China Card.

Message from US:
69 5/18/2020 7:11:00 PM Turn 3 US Play Card as Operations #21: 4 / NATO* (US)
USSR player may no longer make Coup or Realignment rolls in any US Controlled countries in Europe. US Controlled countries in Europe may not be attacked by play of the Brush War event. Requires prior play of #16 Warsaw Pact or #23 Marshall Plan.

Message from US:
68 5/18/2020 4:04:00 PM Turn 3 USSR Play Card as Operations #19: 1 / Truman Doctrine* (US)
Remove all USSR Influence markers in one uncontrolled European country.

Message from USSR:
This sucks.
67 5/18/2020 3:30:00 PM Turn 3 US Play Card as Event #22: 2 / Independent Reds* (US)
Add sufficient US Influence in either Yugoslavia, Romania, Bulgaria, Hungary or Czechoslovakia to equal USSR Influence.

Message from US:
66 5/18/2020 2:06:00 PM Turn 3 USSR Play Card as Event #32: 1 / UN Intervention (Both)
Play this card simultaneously with a card containing your opponent's associated Event. The Event is canceled, but you may use its Operations value to Conduct Operations. The canceled event card returns to the discard pile. May not be played during Headline Phase.

Message from USSR:
65 5/18/2020 2:06:00 PM Turn 3 USSR Play Card as Operations #29: 3 / East European Unrest (US)
In Early or Mid War: Remove 1 USSR Influence from three countries in Eastern Europe. In Late War: Remove 2 USSR Influence from three countries in Eastern Europe.

Message from USSR:
64 5/17/2020 9:09:00 PM Turn 3 US Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

5


Message from US:

63 5/17/2020 9:08:00 PM Turn 3 US Discard Card #33: 3 / De-Stalinization* (USSR)

Message from US:
62 5/17/2020 6:02:00 PM Turn 3 USSR Play Card as Event #30: 2 / Decolonization (USSR)
Add one USSR Influence in each of any four African an/or SE Asian countries.

Message from USSR:
61 5/17/2020 3:49:00 PM Turn 3 US Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

2


Message from US:
NEWSFLASH: RIOTS ERUPT ACROSS EGYPT AS DEMOCRATIC FORCES ATTEMPT COUP!

+4 to the roll.
60 5/17/2020 3:47:00 PM Turn 3 US Play Card as Operations #34: 4 / Nuclear Test Ban (Both)
Player earns VPs equal to current DEFCON level minus 2, then improve DEFCON two levels.

Message from US:
59 5/17/2020 12:05:00 PM Turn 3 USSR Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 2

6
4


Message from USSR:
Olympics

1 - USSR +2
2 - US
58 5/17/2020 12:03:00 PM Turn 3 USSR Play Card as Event #20: 2 / Olympic Games (Both)
Player sponsors Olympics. Opponent may participate or boycott. If Opponent participates, each player rolls one die, with the sponsor adding 2 to his roll. High roll gains 2 VP. Reroll ties. If Opponent boycotts, degrade DEFCON one level and the Sponsor may Conduct Operations as if they played a 4 Ops card.

Message from USSR:
57 5/17/2020 12:01:00 PM Turn 3 USSR Discard random Strategy card Operations - 1 / Romanian Abdication* (USSR)

Message from USSR:
56 5/16/2020 8:14:00 AM Turn 3 US Play Card as Event #5: 3 / Five-Year Plan (US)
USSR Player must randomly discard a card. If the card is a US associated Event, the Event occurs immediately. If the card is a USSR associated Event or an Event applicable to both players, then the card must be discarded without triggering the Event.

Message from US:
55 5/15/2020 1:37:00 PM Turn 3 USSR Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

1


Message from USSR:
Space race 1-3
54 5/15/2020 1:36:00 PM Turn 3 USSR Discard Card #4: 3 / Duck and Cover (US)

Message from USSR:
Space Race
53 5/15/2020 1:35:00 PM Turn 3 USSR Headline Event selected Headline Events Revealed:

US: #103: 2 / Defectors (US)
Play in Headline Phase to cancel USSR Headline event, including Scoring Card. Canceled card returns to Discard Pile. If Defectors played by USSR during Soviet action round, US gains 1 VP (unless played on the Space Race).

USSR: #2: 0 / Europe Scoring (Both)
Both Sides Score. May NOT be Held.
NOTE: discarded without effect.

Message from USSR:
52 5/15/2020 1:32:00 PM Turn 3 US Headline Event selected Message from US:
51 5/15/2020 1:27:00 PM Turn 3 USSR End Turn US: 8 cards drawn.
USSR: 6 cards drawn.

NOTE: The deck was reshuffled on this deal.
50 5/15/2020 1:07:00 PM Turn 2 US Play Card as Operations #26: 1 / CIA Created* (US)
USSR reveals hand this turn. Then the US may Conduct Operations as if they played a 1 Op card.

Message from US:
49 5/15/2020 1:05:00 PM Turn 2 US Discard Card #25: 3 / Containment* (US)

Message from US:
48 5/15/2020 1:01:00 PM Turn 2 USSR Play Card as Event #10: 1 / Blockade* (USSR)
Unless US Player immediately discards a '3' or more value Operations card, eliminate all US Influence in West Germany.

Message from USSR:
47 5/15/2020 12:56:00 PM Turn 2 US Play Card as Operations #24: 2 / Indo-Pakistani War (Both)
India or Pakistan invades the other (player's choice). Roll one die and subtract 1 for every opponent-controlled country adjacent to the target of the invasion. Player Victory on modified die roll of 4-6. Player adds 2 to Military Ops Track.

Effects of Victory: Player gains 2 VP, and replaces all opponent's Influence in target country with his Influence.

Message from US:

46 5/14/2020 2:58:00 PM Turn 2 USSR Play Card as Event #8: 2 / Fidel* (USSR)
Remove all US Influence in Cuba. USSR gains sufficient Influence in Cuba for Control.

Message from USSR:
45 5/14/2020 2:45:00 PM Turn 2 US Play Card as Operations #34: 4 / Nuclear Test Ban (Both)
Player earns VPs equal to current DEFCON level minus 2, then improve DEFCON two levels.

Message from US:
44 5/14/2020 10:12:00 AM Turn 2 USSR Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

4


Message from USSR:
Coup attempt in Iran +3
43 5/14/2020 10:12:00 AM Turn 2 USSR Play China card #6: 4 / The China Card


42 5/14/2020 9:27:00 AM Turn 2 US Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

2


Message from US:
Coup attempt in N. Korea. +3 to the roll
41 5/14/2020 9:01:00 AM Turn 2 US Play Card as Operations #14: 3 / COMECON* (USSR)
Add 1 USSR Influence in each of four non-US Controlled countries in Eastern Europe.

Message from US:
40 5/14/2020 8:46:00 AM Turn 2 USSR Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

3


Message from USSR:
Space race 1-4
39 5/14/2020 8:46:00 AM Turn 2 USSR Discard Card #35: 2 / Formosan Resolution* (US)

Message from USSR:
Space Race
38 5/14/2020 8:40:00 AM Turn 2 US Play Card as Event #18: 1 / Captured Nazi Scientist* (Both)
Advance player's Space Race marker one box.

Message from US:
37 5/14/2020 8:11:00 AM Turn 2 USSR Play Card as Event #17: 3 / DeGaulle Leads France* (USSR)
Remove 2 US Influence in France, add 1 USSR Influence. Cancels the effect of #21 NATO for France.

Message from USSR:
36 5/13/2020 9:15:00 PM Turn 2 US Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

3


Message from US:
Space Race Roll, need 1-3.
35 5/13/2020 9:15:00 PM Turn 2 US Discard Card #13: 2 / Arab-Israeli War (USSR)

Message from US:
Discard to Space Race.
34 5/13/2020 8:48:00 AM Turn 2 USSR Play Card as Event #28: 3 / Suez Crisis* (USSR)
Remove a total of four US Influence from France, the United Kingdom and Israel. Remove no more than 2 Influence per country.

Message from USSR:
33 5/13/2020 8:45:00 AM Turn 2 USSR Play Card as Event #9: 2 / Vietnam Revolts* (USSR)
Add 2 USSR Influence in Vietnam. For the remainder of the turn, the Soviet player may add 1 Operations point to any card that uses all points in Southeast Asia.

Message from USSR:
Playing as Headline Event
32 5/13/2020 8:45:00 AM Turn 2 USSR Return Strategy card to hand #32: 1 / UN Intervention (Both)

Message from USSR:
31 5/13/2020 8:41:00 AM Turn 2 USSR Headline Event selected Headline Events Revealed:

US: #31: 4 / Red Scare/Purge (Both)
All further Operations cards played by your opponent this turn are -1 to their value (to a minimum value of 1 OP).

USSR: #32: 1 / UN Intervention (Both)
Play this card simultaneously with a card containing your opponent's associated Event. The Event is canceled, but you may use its Operations value to Conduct Operations. The canceled event card returns to the discard pile. May not be played during Headline Phase.

Message from USSR:
30 5/12/2020 8:13:00 AM Turn 2 US Headline Event selected Message from US:
29 5/10/2020 9:30:00 PM Turn 2 USSR End Turn US: 7 cards drawn.
USSR: 7 cards drawn.
28 5/10/2020 9:30:00 PM Turn 1 USSR Change game turn Game turn changed to Turn 1
27 5/10/2020 9:29:00 PM Turn 1 USSR Change game turn Game turn changed to Turn 1
26 5/10/2020 9:29:00 PM Turn 1 USSR Change game turn Game turn changed to Turn 1
25 5/10/2020 9:29:00 PM Turn 1 USSR Return Strategy card to hand #35: 2 / Formosan Resolution* (US)

Message from USSR:
24 5/10/2020 9:28:00 PM Turn 1 USSR Move permanently removed Strategy card to discard pile #35: 2 / Formosan Resolution* (US)

Message from USSR:
23 5/9/2020 8:53:00 PM Turn 1 USSR Play Card as Operations #35: 2 / Formosan Resolution* (US)
Taiwan shall be treated as a Battleground country for scoring purposes if the US controls Taiwan when Asia Scoring is played. Taiwan is not a Battleground country for any other purpose. This card is discarded after US play of The China Card.

Message from USSR:
22 5/9/2020 8:24:00 PM Turn 1 US Play Card as Event #3: 0 / Mideast Scoring (Both)
Both Sides Score. May NOT be Held.

Message from US:
21 5/9/2020 7:46:00 PM Turn 1 USSR Play Card as Operations #11: 2 / Korean War* (USSR)
North Korea invades South Korea. Roll one die, and subtract 1 for every US Controlled country adjacent to South Korean. USSR Victory on modified die roll 4-6. USSR adds 2 to Military Operations Track. Effects of Victory: USSR gains 2 VP and replace all US Influence in South Korea with USSR Influence.

Message from USSR:
20 5/9/2020 4:14:00 PM Turn 1 US Play Card as Event #2: 0 / Europe Scoring (Both)
Both Sides Score. May NOT be Held.

Message from US:
19 5/8/2020 9:43:00 PM Turn 1 USSR Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

1


Message from USSR:
Space Race roll
18 5/8/2020 9:43:00 PM Turn 1 USSR Discard Card #5: 3 / Five-Year Plan (US)

Message from USSR:
Space Race
17 5/8/2020 8:07:00 PM Turn 1 US Play Card as Event #1: 0 / Asia Scoring (Both)
Both Sides Score. May NOT be Held.

Message from US:
16 5/8/2020 3:27:00 PM Turn 1 USSR Play Card as Event #15: 1 / Nasser* (USSR)
Add two USSR Influence in Egypt. US loses half (rounded up) of its Influence in Egypt.

Message from USSR:
15 5/8/2020 2:19:00 PM Turn 1 US Play Card as Event #23: 4 / Marshall Plan* (US)
Allows play of #21 NATO. Add one US Influence marker in each of seven non-USSR Controlled Western European countries.

Message from US:
14 5/8/2020 2:19:00 PM Turn 1 US Return Strategy card to hand #23: 4 / Marshall Plan* (US)

Message from US:
13 5/8/2020 2:18:00 PM Turn 1 US Play Card as Operations #23: 4 / Marshall Plan* (US)
Allows play of #21 NATO. Add one US Influence marker in each of seven non-USSR Controlled Western European countries.

Message from US:
12 5/8/2020 1:22:00 PM Turn 1 USSR Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 2

6
5


Message from USSR:
Olympics

1st roll USSR +2
11 5/8/2020 8:36:00 AM Turn 1 USSR Play Card as Event #20: 2 / Olympic Games (Both)
Player sponsors Olympics. Opponent may participate or boycott. If Opponent participates, each player rolls one die, with the sponsor adding 2 to his roll. High roll gains 2 VP. Reroll ties. If Opponent boycotts, degrade DEFCON one level and the Sponsor may Conduct Operations as if they played a 4 Ops card.

Message from USSR:
10 5/7/2020 9:43:00 PM Turn 1 US Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

6


Message from US:
Coup attempt in Thailand.
Dice roll +2
Coup Defense value 4.
9 5/7/2020 7:09:00 PM Turn 1 US Play Card as Operations #30: 2 / Decolonization (USSR)
Add one USSR Influence in each of any four African an/or SE Asian countries.

Message from US:
8 5/7/2020 6:56:00 PM Turn 1 USSR Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

6


Message from USSR:
Coup in Italy
7 5/7/2020 6:55:00 PM Turn 1 USSR Play Card as Operations #27: 4 / US/Japan Mutual Defense Pact* (US)
US gains sufficient Influence in Japan for Control. USSR may no longer make Coup or Realignment rolls in Japan.

Message from USSR:
6 5/7/2020 4:50:00 PM Turn 1 US Play Card as Operations #16: 3 / Warsaw Pact Formed* (USSR)
Remove all US influence from four countries in Eastern European, or add 5 USSR Influence in Eastern Europe, adding no more than 2 per country. Allows play of #21 NATO.

Message from US:
Event first, then operation points for me.
5 5/7/2020 4:40:00 PM Turn 1 USSR Play Card as Event #7: 3 / Socialist Governments (USSR)
Remove US Influence in Western Europe by a total of three Influence points, removing no more than two per country. May not be played after #83 'The Iron Lady'.

Message from USSR:
4 5/7/2020 4:31:00 PM Turn 1 US Headline Event selected Headline Events Revealed:

US: #103: 2 / Defectors (US)
Play in Headline Phase to cancel USSR Headline event, including Scoring Card. Canceled card returns to Discard Pile. If Defectors played by USSR during Soviet action round, US gains 1 VP (unless played on the Space Race).

USSR: #33: 3 / De-Stalinization* (USSR)
USSR may relocate up to four Influence points to non-US controlled countries. No more than two points may be placed in the same country.
NOTE: discarded without effect.

Message from US:
3 5/7/2020 4:17:00 PM Turn 1 USSR Headline Event selected Message from USSR:
2 5/6/2020 6:47:00 PM Turn 1 US Draw Cards 8 cards drawn.

1 5/6/2020 11:24:00 AM Turn 1 USSR Draw Cards 8 cards drawn.

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