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Entry # Time Turn Player Title Entry
99 10/25/2020 6:49:00 PM 1622-1623 Protestant Message -2 VPs for Brunswick area.
I will upload file with summary later on
98 10/25/2020 6:48:00 PM 1622-1623 Protestant Change Victory Points -2: from 19 to 17
97 10/25/2020 6:48:00 PM 1622-1623 Protestant Play Strategy card as Event #3: 2 / New Leader
Deploy Christian of Brunswick and 3 Protestant Militia in Brunswick-Luneberg. Brunswick-Luneberg enters game as Protestant area.

Message from Protestant:
Play as event.
96 10/25/2020 3:47:00 PM 1622-1623 Catholic Message Sorry, probably a little confusing. So the first two were for gaining control of 4 electorates. The second 3 points were for controlling The Palatinate. Hope I'm doing this right.
95 10/25/2020 3:47:00 PM 1622-1623 Catholic Change Victory Points +3: from 16 to 19
94 10/25/2020 3:46:00 PM 1622-1623 Catholic Change Victory Points +2: from 14 to 16
93 10/25/2020 3:46:00 PM 1622-1623 Catholic Message Changes control of Palatinate.
92 10/25/2020 3:39:00 PM 1622-1623 Catholic Play Strategy card as Operations #1: 3 / Val Telline Passes Open
Val Telline Passes must be Closed to play this card. Spanish Aid to Catholic player resumes.

Message from Catholic:
Activating Spinola, moving to Oppenheim, converting, continuing movement to Brussels via Mainz and Aachen.
91 10/25/2020 9:49:00 AM 1622-1623 Protestant Play Strategy card as Foreign Aid #1: 3 / Val Telline Passes Closed
Val Telline Passes must be Open to play this event. Duke of Savoy closes Val Telline passes. No Spanish Aid to Catholic player until Val Telline Passes Open Card is played.

Message from Protestant:
Play as FA = 17
90 10/25/2020 2:16:00 AM 1622-1623 Catholic Play Strategy card as Foreign Aid #33: 1 / Croats
Catholic army must include an Imperial unit. +1 to Catholic combat die roll.

Message from Catholic:
Foreign Aid.
89 10/24/2020 4:53:00 PM 1622-1623 Protestant Message uploaded
88 10/24/2020 4:53:00 PM 1622-1623 Protestant Change Victory Points -2: from 16 to 14
87 10/24/2020 4:51:00 PM 1622-1623 Protestant Play Strategy card as Event #4: 2 / New Leader
Deploy Frederick of Baden and 2 Protestant Militia in Baden. Baden enters game as Protestant area.

Message from Protestant:
Place Frederick in Tuttlingen
86 10/24/2020 12:52:00 PM 1622-1623 Catholic Message Success. Mannheim converts. File uploaded.
85 10/24/2020 12:48:00 PM 1622-1623 Catholic Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

7


Message from Catholic:
Siege Combat at Mannheim. Spinola leading gives a +1.
84 10/24/2020 12:48:00 PM 1622-1623 Catholic Play Strategy card as Operations #9: 2 / New Leader
Spinola Recalled to Netherlands card must have been played previously. Deploy Cordoba and 3 Spanish Veteran units in Spanish Netherlands.

Message from Catholic:
Activate Spinola. Siege combat at Mannheim.
83 10/24/2020 8:43:00 AM 1622-1623 Protestant Message file uploaded
82 10/24/2020 8:42:00 AM 1622-1623 Protestant Message i also placed pillage in Kiel
81 10/24/2020 8:42:00 AM 1622-1623 Protestant Change Victory Points -2: from 18 to 16
80 10/24/2020 8:40:00 AM 1622-1623 Protestant Play Strategy card as Operations #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:
Play as activation.
Activate Christian and take control of two spaces in Schleswing Holstein, then control lubeck and with 6th move point go to hamburg and place it under siege
i gain 2 VPs [i.e. VPs fall by 2]
79 10/24/2020 7:35:00 AM 1622-1623 Catholic Message File uploaded.
78 10/24/2020 7:33:00 AM 1622-1623 Catholic Play Strategy card as Operations #2: 2 / England Withdraws Troops
Remove English Veteran unit from the game. English Aid continues.

Message from Catholic:
Activating Spinola. Moving to Mannheim via Liege, Luxembourg, Trier, and Landau (change control). Establish siege in Mannheim.
77 10/24/2020 7:29:00 AM 1622-1623 Catholic Message Removing pillage from Passau and Pressburg.
76 10/24/2020 7:28:00 AM 1622-1623 Catholic Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

3


Message from Catholic:
Pillage recovery roll.
75 10/23/2020 7:32:00 PM 1622-1623 Protestant Play Strategy card as Event #7: 3 / Denmark Enters War
Deploy Christian and 4 Danish Mercenaries in Denmark.

Message from Protestant:
Place Christian on the map
74 10/23/2020 7:31:00 PM 1622-1623 Protestant Message even if you need to remove pilage i can still play my first card

73 10/23/2020 7:31:00 PM 1622-1623 Protestant Draw Strategy cards
72 10/23/2020 7:30:00 PM 1622-1623 Protestant Message yuo need to remove pillage
71 10/23/2020 7:30:00 PM 1622-1623 Protestant Message i remove 3 pillage - 2 in Leipzig and 1 in Torgau
70 10/23/2020 7:29:00 PM 1622-1623 Protestant Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

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Message from Protestant:
pillage recovery phase

69 10/23/2020 1:06:00 PM 1622-1623 Catholic Message Sorry for the mistakes/oversights. Your first card play, right? This is a cool game!
68 10/23/2020 12:51:00 PM 1622-1623 Catholic Draw Strategy cards
67 10/22/2020 6:06:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant End Turn
66 10/22/2020 6:06:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message uploaded
over to you for pillage recovery phase
65 10/22/2020 6:03:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message also until the maximilian event (C19) is played you cannot combine Bavarian and Imperial units, so i move the imperial unit back to Vienna
64 10/22/2020 6:01:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message you would lose 2 steps if you are ok with it
63 10/22/2020 6:01:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

7


Message from Protestant:
you needed to roll for the units in Leipzig under siege. they have a +2 modifier. can i roll for you?
62 10/22/2020 6:00:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message fail i place a +2
61 10/22/2020 6:00:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

2


Message from Protestant:
now i roll for siege
60 10/22/2020 6:00:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message flip the merc and then place 2 pillage level in Leipzig
59 10/22/2020 5:59:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

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Message from Protestant:
loot for 1 Merc
58 10/22/2020 5:59:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message i have 12 FA. I have enough to pay for everyone but for 1 merc in Leipzig. it would be +1 for merc but -1 for dynamic leader, so no change to roll
57 10/22/2020 1:04:00 PM 1620-1621 Catholic Message Paid my Mercs. All my other units were paid locally I believe.

File uploaded.
56 10/22/2020 1:03:00 PM 1620-1621 Catholic Play Strategy card as Operations #10: 2 / New Leaders
Deploy Aldringer and Holk with and Bavarian units.

Message from Catholic:
Activating Wallenstein and moving his whole stack to Linz.
55 10/21/2020 6:11:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message uploaded. over to you for last card
54 10/21/2020 6:04:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message add a reduced militia
53 10/21/2020 6:03:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

3


Message from Protestant:
1 roll on militia
52 10/21/2020 6:01:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Play Strategy card as Recruitment #8: 1 / Ottoman Turks Raid Imperial Border
Imperial units in Austria are not automatically paid this turn.

Message from Protestant:
Play as recruitment for Thurn in Budweis
51 10/21/2020 11:27:00 AM 1620-1621 Catholic Play Strategy card as Event #7: 3 / New Leaders
Deploy Wallenstein and Piccolimini with any Imperial units.

Message from Catholic:
Might as well get Wallenstein out there since Tilly died. :)
50 10/21/2020 9:12:00 AM 1620-1621 Protestant Message FA is 12 sorry not 13
49 10/21/2020 9:12:00 AM 1620-1621 Protestant Play Strategy card as Event #10: 1 / Swedish Aid
Sweden give money to Protestants. Protestant player receives 6 additional Aid Points this turn.

Message from Protestant:
extra FA to Protestant bringing it to 13
48 10/21/2020 8:48:00 AM 1620-1621 Catholic Message I would be happy to play but have never played nor read the rules. So if your players are willing to put up with a complete noob I would be happy to. :)
47 10/21/2020 8:46:00 AM 1620-1621 Protestant Message Hi Rob. quick one. i am trying to pull together a group of 5 to play Napoleonic Wars. i have 4 and need one more. any interest?
46 10/21/2020 8:45:00 AM 1620-1621 Catholic Play Strategy card as Foreign Aid #3: 2 / Spinola Besieges Bergen
Spinola Recalled to Netherlands card must have been played previously. Must be first Catholic card play of turn if played as Event. +1 to Dutch War Track. If no Protestant army enters United Provinces this turn, +1 to Dutch War Track at end of turn.

Message from Catholic:
Foreign Aid.
45 10/20/2020 4:16:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message uploaded.
To change control of spaces, SHIFT and mouse right click a menu appear and then select change control

44 10/20/2020 4:14:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message 6FA
43 10/20/2020 4:14:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Play Strategy card as Foreign Aid #2: 1 / Three Musketeers
French Huegenots Revolt card must have been played previously. Negates French Huegenots Revolt event.

Message from Protestant:
42 10/20/2020 1:28:00 AM 1620-1621 Catholic Message Bourquoy returns to Pressburg to finish the move.

File uploaded.
41 10/19/2020 5:05:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message do you continue the movement then?
i think you have 1 or 2MPs left?
40 10/19/2020 2:22:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Change Victory Points +2: from 16 to 18
39 10/19/2020 2:22:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Change Victory Points 0: from 16 to 16
38 10/19/2020 2:22:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message In that case, end Hungarian rebellion. Take control of Hungary and increase VPs by 2
37 10/19/2020 2:20:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message Yes sure, if that is what the situation was
36 10/19/2020 9:23:00 AM 1620-1621 Catholic Message I believe I would have qualified for an overrun instead of combat. I have 8 factors to your 1 and I have the extra MP left. Would you mind if I do that instead?
35 10/18/2020 3:12:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message No combat card
34 10/18/2020 3:38:00 AM 1620-1621 Catholic Play Strategy card as Operations #4: 2 / Spinola Besieges Breda
Spinola Recalled to Netherlands card must have been played previously. Must be first Catholic card play of turn if played as Event. +1 to Dutch War Track. If no Protestant army enters United Provinces this turn, +1 to Dutch War Track at end of turn.

Message from Catholic:
Activating Bucquoy again with 2 units to move to Kasseg, change control, then move back through Pressburg to Levice. Any combat cards?
33 10/17/2020 4:46:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Play Strategy card as Event #9: 3 / Richelieu Becomes Chief Minister of France
Begin French Aid to Protestant player. Allows play of Sweden Enters War event (P-18).

Message from Protestant:
32 10/17/2020 4:45:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message I retreat to Levice
31 10/17/2020 4:23:00 PM 1620-1621 Catholic Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 2

1
4


Message from Catholic:
Leaders losses, attacker first:
30 10/17/2020 4:22:00 PM 1620-1621 Catholic Message Losses are 5/10, attacker wins. Leaders losses:
29 10/17/2020 4:21:00 PM 1620-1621 Catholic Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 2

7
7


Message from Catholic:
Battle of Pressburg:

Buquoy on the 15-19 table, Gabor on the 5-7.

Buquoy is plus 1, Gabor has no modifier.

Attacker first.
28 10/17/2020 4:16:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message No cards
27 10/17/2020 4:12:00 PM 1620-1621 Catholic Play Strategy card as Operations #6: 2 / Edict of Restitution
Frederick of Palatine Deposed as Elector event must have been played previously. +5 VPs

Message from Catholic:
Activating Burqouy and going after Gabor in Pressburg. Any battle cards from you?
26 10/17/2020 12:12:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message i upploaded in dropbox files
your impulse now
25 10/17/2020 5:51:00 AM 1620-1621 Catholic Message Just checking, am I waiting on a logfile?

Thanks!
24 10/16/2020 6:13:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Change Victory Points -5: from 21 to 16
23 10/16/2020 6:13:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Change Victory Points 0: from 21 to 21
22 10/16/2020 6:13:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message Not resolved +1 ,modifier next roll
21 10/16/2020 6:13:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

2


Message from Protestant:
Siege roll no modifier
20 10/16/2020 6:12:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Play Strategy card as Operations #11: 3 / Treaty of Ulm
Neither player may enter a Neutral Area or Independent City for the rest of the turn.

Message from Protestant:
Play as activation for Mansfeld. He takes 1 unit to lutzen, converts Lutzen then go back to Leipzig and roll for siege. I control Saxony now and move 3VPs for saxony plus since Saxony is my fourth electorate I get another 2VPs bringing VPs down to 16 (from 21 at start). Because I had left 12 SPs strength sieging Leipzig I could maintain siege and so now can roll for siege.
19 10/16/2020 12:53:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message i am playing another TYW at the minute as catholic and that exact same thing happened to me too! tilly out in first turn. it is a big blow
sorry, it's really bad luck
18 10/16/2020 12:36:00 PM 1620-1621 Catholic Message Down goes Tilly!
17 10/16/2020 12:35:00 PM 1620-1621 Catholic Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 4

8
4
3
6


Message from Catholic:
Leader loss:

Tilly, Pappenheim, Thurn, and Schlick in that order.
16 10/16/2020 12:34:00 PM 1620-1621 Catholic Message 8/9, attacker loses.
15 10/16/2020 12:30:00 PM 1620-1621 Catholic Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 2

6
9


Message from Catholic:
The Battle of Budweis:

Attacker on the 11-14 column +1

Defender on the 8-10 column +1

Attacker is the first number.
14 10/16/2020 6:54:00 AM 1620-1621 Protestant Message you have tilly +2 but -1 so +1
i have thurn +1
so both are on +1
you roll for both of use
13 10/16/2020 6:54:00 AM 1620-1621 Protestant Play Strategy card as Combat #13: 1 / Command Rivalry
Catholic army must contain at least 2 leaders. -1 to Catholic combat die-roll.

Message from Protestant:
12 10/16/2020 6:53:00 AM 1620-1621 Protestant Message i play combat card
11 10/16/2020 12:23:00 AM 1620-1621 Catholic Message I'm not playing a combat card.
10 10/16/2020 12:22:00 AM 1620-1621 Catholic Message Right, sorry, do you play a combat card? If not I'll roll the combat.
9 10/15/2020 5:35:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message ok you need to put pillage marker in a city
and do you play a battle card as attacker?
currently you roll on 11-14 column and i roll on 8-10 column
8 10/15/2020 2:06:00 PM 1620-1621 Catholic Play Strategy card as Operations #12: 1 / Frederick of Palatine Deposed as Elector
Catholic player must control Lower Palatine. Transfer Electorate marker from Palatine to Bavaria. Bavaria is an electorate for the rest of the game.

Message from Catholic:
Activating Tully and his stack to move to Budweis via Landshut, Passau, and Linz.
7 10/15/2020 11:52:00 AM 1620-1621 Protestant Message your card play
6 10/15/2020 11:52:00 AM 1620-1621 Protestant Message ok - Leipzig under siege. Just a reminder - you are not affecting my siege rolls when retreating, you are only increasing the number of troops required for me to hold siege. 5 is fortress value, plus 6 which is your strength point. i have 15 so i am good
5 10/15/2020 10:37:00 AM 1620-1621 Catholic Message I will retreat into the city.
4 10/14/2020 6:23:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Play Strategy card as Operations #5: 2 / Gregory XV Becomes Pope
Playable only if Paul V is Pope. Death of Paul V. No Papal Aid to Catholic player this turn. Papal Aid resumes next turn, until Urban VIII Becomes Pope event (P-15).

Message from Protestant:
Play as activation for Mansfled in Pilsen
move to Prague, to Dresden, overrun and kill your Saxon Unit in Dresden, control Dresden, move to Torgau, control Torgau and then move to Leipzig. That complete my six Movement Points. do you fight or retreat into fortress in Leipzig?
3 10/14/2020 1:15:00 PM 1620-1621 Catholic Draw Strategy cards
2 10/12/2020 9:19:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Message since we play with optional rules, in Vassal remember to add 4th Imperial veteran unit in Vienna.
also important for optional rules: if you have not played a card for FA, all recruit rolls suffers -1 and you cannot do a free action
1 10/12/2020 2:13:00 PM 1620-1621 Protestant Draw Strategy cards

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