Search:

Type: Posts; User: Diocle; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.13 seconds.

  1. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    Yeah, agreed .. but, .. but, .. but in the case of Balbo, the situation is made more complex by the fortuitous circumstance that on the SM79 of Balbo, that summer day of 1940, there was even a famous...
  2. Sticky: Re: Roma Surrectum III preview: The new battle map enviroment

    The work is ART.

    It's like (or even better) the atmosphere of Shogun2, incredible astonishing quality! No words! I repeat with RS and IBFD Mods RomeTW is still a GREAT, GREAT, GREAT GAME! THANKS!...
  3. Replies
    2,656
    Views
    316,314

    Re: Awesome 40K Pictures

    Do you mean Abrams tank, that one produced by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA)? :shocked:
    C'mon! It's just a :wub:ing Fiat! :laughter::rofl2:
    ...
  4. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    We share the same dream, my dear friend, and dreams, as ideas, are hard to kill.



    They are the noble feathers of the most noble capercaillie (better if Piedmontese, of course!)!! :gramps:
    ...
  5. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    Yes I agree. Let me try to explain one thing that I feel as extremely important about Middle East.

    We are obsessed by religious matters when we talk about Middle East, we always talk of Sunni and...
  6. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    Yes of course, the men of Fukushima and many others ..
  7. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    Courage: challenging word.

    In my opinion courage it is not beheading unarmed people, nor it is firing against Iraqi policemen and militias; no, it's not courage. This is simply fanaticism and in...
  8. Replies
    3
    Views
    103

    Sticky: Re: UESW 313 - SUBMISSIONS!

    http://i.imgur.com/zNldz6b.jpg
  9. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    I agree with the meaning of your post, but let me point out that:

    In Italy, the Partito Nazionale Fascista (PNF), took the 60,9% at the elections of 1924, in Germany, the Nationalsozialistische...
  10. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    Yes Mag, until a smart guy (probably a Hussar), somewhwere in Eastern Europe, between the XVII and the XVIII centuries, finally invented the scalp! :idea:
    .. Taking the scalp it was a great...
  11. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    Personally I've nothing against that unclean garbage named TW Arena. :)
  12. Replies
    5
    Views
    153

    Sticky: Re: POTW 410 - SUBMISSIONS!

    http://i.imgur.com/v12dRHM.jpg

    http://i.imgur.com/Dar5cD0.jpg
  13. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    I think that in History nobody, and when I say nobody I mean NOBODY, has ever won a war of conquest with mercenaries. They are useful in many occasions but if the Saudi debauched impotent...
  14. Replies
    5
    Views
    148

    Sticky: Re: Winners of POTW 408 & UESW 311!

    Thanks Finlander and thanks to all and everyone those who voted for my pic. :bow:

    Then congrats to JanBob! Let me also add a big THANK YOU VERY MUCH to the Mod Team of "American Civil War - The...
  15. Replies
    12
    Views
    394

    Re: Should I try Shogun 2?

    Medieval is good just because it's moddable, and its mods make the game simply wonderful, but vanilla Medieval is pure crap, with horrid units, broken battles mechanics (just a single example:...
  16. Replies
    2,656
    Views
    316,314

    Re: Awesome 40K Pictures

    It's a good game .. I'm still playing it ..

    http://i.imgur.com/L05vvva.jpg


    http://i.imgur.com/5faGTC1.jpg

    http://i.imgur.com/zf9z6xz.jpg

    http://i.imgur.com/kyznvnn.jpg
  17. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    They won't do it, because ISIS is one of their creatures, they are using ISIS as they are using the other Jihadist scum, using ISIS, they can play the game with a wider spectrum of actions and...
  18. Re: The Great Conflicts main discussion thread. Please post here!

    Consider that the Italian bowmen used longbows made of a very good wood (exported even in Britain .. :yes:), infantry in any Langobard army was mainly composed by shielded longbowmen, all the...
  19. Replies
    12
    Views
    394

    Re: Should I try Shogun 2?

    Consider that Shogun 2 is the best game produced by CA, its quality is still unmatched and probably we won't see for a long time (3/4 years?) new or better historical titles by CA, so, if you love TW...
  20. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    I think that actually ISIS displays an amazingly well detailed knowledge about battlefield and about actual dislocation, amount and movements of the Syrian Army, in this way these beasts are almost...
  21. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    For three reasons:

    - I hate theocracies & priests of every kind. Christian Theocracies, Muslim Theocracies, Buddist theocracies, it's the only case in which I follow Oda Nobunaga, when he set fire...
  22. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    It's not a matter of rights, indipendence, or democracy, it's a matter of geopolitics, nobody in this game is evil for definition as nobody is good.
    It's just the old, infamous and nauseating...
  23. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    juan, what you call 'West' doesn't exist, they exist nations, the same old nations which are doing exactly what they have always done, that is, fighting to prevail, what is new today, it's that China...
  24. Replies
    2,656
    Views
    316,314

    Re: Awesome 40K Pictures

    Now, ladies and gents, let me post one of my DoW2 screens, for it's really an awesome 40K pic (at least IMNHO)!

    Iron Hands, 'The Fallen Brother' .. we never forgive and we never forget!
    ...
  25. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    California population is 38 millions, Russian population is 143 millions. Russia has a big army which could annihilate in few minutes whatever Germany can throw against them.
    This is the standing...
  26. Thread: till then

    by Diocle
    Replies
    1
    Views
    157

    Re: till then

    No, wait, try agin ... it's the best title of the serie.

    Please, listen to me, I'm not joking, don't give up, try again.
  27. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    About Palmyra from a French site on Fb: http://www.bfmtv.com/international/les-syriens-unis-contre-la-destruction-des-tresors-de-l-antiquite-887816.html

    I must admit that, at first, when I've read...
  28. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    You're optimist my good friend! With the arsenals filled with thousands nuclear weapons 'ready to serve, again' *, .. the West is just hidden behind its media networks, which tell us the tale we are...
  29. Replies
    842
    Views
    29,491

    Re: Total War: Attila

    No, it wasn't.

    It was worn over a padded subarmalis, the same as maile armor.
  30. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    Yeah, all in all, the Great Tuscan was a good man and I agree with him, here the passage (Divina Commedia, Inferno, Canto III, 31 - 51) , it's beautiful:

    " E io: "Maestro, che è tanto greve - 43 -...
  31. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    Yes Mag, you wouldn't do anything, OK! So, if a bunch of bastard mercenaries, beasts and subhuman crap arrives in the States and then they kill your family, kill your dad, then your brother and then...
  32. Re: Windows 8.1. UAC off/Admin on/outside of Programs NO LONGER COMPATIBLE

    Same here. I've tried in any way, it'd beyond human understanding! My suggestion is try and try again to insert and remove the Kingdom CD, it's a pain but in the end it works, at least for me.
    ...
  33. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    I say that there are HEROES in this story, they are the Syrian soldiers.
    They are fighting and winning a desperate fight against the horror, these years of war are forging a new army, made of hard...
  34. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    My dear juanplay, you can't understand how much I wish you was right!

    Sadly, for you and me, I'm on this valley of sorrow from the late February of the year 1963, so, I wish my gaze was still a...
  35. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    I think Syrian army will prevail, this due to the Russian support and the Iranian support and we should not forget about the big player hidden behind Russia and Iran: China.

    The Saudi little...
  36. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    juanplay is a firm supporter of UK, USA and Northern Democracies. Well few examples to say that "it's not all gold, what shines."

    Britain, two small cases:
    The Jallianwala Bagh Massacre:

    ...
  37. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    Genocide rule? Yes because our allies the Saudi are boy scout? :laughter: Please!

    What the West could do is ending the idiotic support to the Saudi and Qatar Islamo-Nazis, this could have done...
  38. Replies
    2,656
    Views
    316,314

    Re: Awesome 40K Pictures

    Well, actually they are in a weird position among the Loyalist chapters .. their passion for blood is very close to Khorne ideology, not to mention the Black Rage, The Red Thirst ..

    Just a quote...
  39. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    I can only repeat what I feel as a moral and political duty:

    We (Europeans and Americans) are actively supproting that sub-human crap which is close to destroy Palmyra = WE ARE DESTROYING PALMYRA...
  40. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
    Replies
    9,054
    Views
    236,354

    Sticky: Re: - The Tavern -

    :crying:

    May I try to rewrite you post using my personal point of view (that is the most absolute actual truth as I see it)?

    "A dark cloud is on the horizon!!
    The Islamic-Fascist monsters of...
Results 1 to 40 of 500
Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4