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    Re: Awesome 40K Pictures

    It's a shame Morbius!
    Even a Heretic is closer to the Truth than you!
    Repent brother Morbius!
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  2. Thread: - The Tavern -

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    I agree.

    The Hollow Men.​We are the hollow men
    We are the stuffed men
    Leaning together
    Headpiece filled with straw. Alas!
    Our dried voices, when
    We whisper together
    Are quiet and meaningless...
  3. Re: Imaginary strengths of Late Roman army vs reality

    - The first three sack counts actually count a lot, because the logistics, the strategy and the quality of men and leadership, needed to lead an army to Ctesiphon and to storm it, could not be...
  4. Re: Imaginary strengths of Late Roman army vs reality

    juanplay look at the matter in this way:

    - The Imperial Roman Army marched in the streets of Ctesiphon five (5) times: in 116 AD with Tarjan, in 164 AD with Avidius Cassius, in 197 AD with...
  5. Re: Imaginary strengths of Late Roman army vs reality

    - They were less for the reasons I've explained in the previous posts.

    -Worse soldiers: read Ammianus and count the long string of defeats of the Roman Army during the Late Antiquity. They were no...
  6. Re: Trans teen leaves a heartbreaking final note on Tumblr Before Killing Herself

    IMO the tragic and saddest fact is that another teen has killed himself, who cares about what were his sexual costumes. The other very sad fact is that despite our 'free' and 'social democratic'...
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    Today, passing the mouse over the astonishing mass of fleur de Lys forming my rep count, TWC told me: 'Diocle lived in Italy for 30 years under the Borgias.'

    Now, first of all:

    - I lived in...
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    Re: Total War: Attila

    Great work Joar! I like the psychological painting of those Sasanian aristocrats! In fact ..

    .. you can clearly see that the eighth man in the first row is the secret lover of the wife of the...
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    Re: Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

    I'm thinking about HOMEWORLD 2, the BEST GAME EVER: If the quality of this new game was only 50% compared to that of Homeworld, I'd run to preorder it immediatly!
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    Genoa, Wednesday, January 28, 2015



    Hi Master Gaiten,

    from two years before November 2008, when I signed up here for the first time,
    I have been costantly under the wrong impression that...
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    Sticky: Re: POTW 399 - Submissions!

    http://i.imgur.com/G93RAex.jpg

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  12. Re: Imaginary strengths of Late Roman army vs reality

    The point my dear, is that I am using sources (yeah, primary sources), instead, you are using your fantasy (or somebody's else fantasy, no matter), the dimensional difference between the Late Roman...
  13. Thread: - The Tavern -

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    I like very much the destroyers, their design is beautiful they are better than frigates and they look like real small battleship, sadly I've never been able to manage them in the right way ... you...
  14. Sticky: Re: IB: SAI-ALEX Roman Unit Roster Revisions - Comitatensis

    Oh! :shocked: Look! There are even some Loricae Musculatae!

    This is a nice small and precious detail, the last gem on your wonderful crown, Caesar.

    Thanks. :)


    "... the Heresy is...
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    The best is Homeworld 2 Complex, hundreds new units and a new approach to gameplay, economy and research, the mod makes HW2 more strategic and ... complex! :laughter:

    Anyway if you are not expert...
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    On my screen it looks almost the same old, beloved and glorious Homeworld 2. The best engine ever developed, it's surprising how much is light as dimensions! You can have the view from any single...
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    Mag, good news, Leonardo has just added the LEGIO VI FERRATA FIDELIS CONSTANS to Rome 2 Steam Workshop. .. the helmet looks like Hebron type (or some Imperial Italic, but I'm not sure, I need to try...
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    No, we haven't. Link please.

    Wait, are we talking of the old Homeworld 2? The masterpiece, I mean. If so, follow my suggestion: BUY IT! Whatever price no matter, buy it! Best game ever!
    ...
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    Listen, my dear, I know what we are talking about, we are talking about a fake. Are we not?

    Do you know what are the artistic and archaeological fakes? Well, you can find wonderful examples of...
  20. Sticky: Re: IB: SAI-ALEX Roman Unit Roster Revisions - Comitatensis

    Dog? .. Bone? ...Whaat?

    http://tosh.cc.com/blog/files/2013/07/CollageFaceDog.jpg
  21. Sticky: Re: IB: SAI-ALEX Roman Unit Roster Revisions - Comitatensis

    It was my biggest dream about SAI: increasing the Comitatenses' roster!
    Finally the old Legions of Rome are at their place! Thanks Caesar and great, great work!:thumbsup2
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    Nobody can prove that a piece was looted if there is not present some expert to analyze the site. In many cases, they do this: They put the object in the 'right' archaeological context and then, they...
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    Re: Total War: Attila

    100% agreed! Also I feel someting wrong with the textures, actually I would have expected a higher quality for a new game! I would like to know the reasons for this low quality. :hmm:
    For example:...
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    Black market = Fake. :yes:

    .... believe me please, here there is people who has made millions selling fakes to the American Museums and private collections! :laughter:
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    Re: Roman troops of Third Century

    Awesome work, I can't wait: FESTINA LENTE, Caesar, please!

    Meanwhile we could dream about oval shields and their wonderful hellenistic paintings,
    and horsemen with shining golden helmets with...
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    Re: Awesome 40K Pictures

    Burn the heretic. Kill the mutant. Purge the unclean, brother Morbius.

    https://fbcdn-sphotos-b-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xap1/t31.0-8/10923636_787928664575938_7651917030754640824_o.jpg
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    Re: Awesome 40K Pictures

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    Now, I want this helmet, I think it could easily open me the gate of a Schola Palatina:

    https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/45/e4/91/45e4910858640674e83f2b8c8ccdf210.jpg ...
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    Congrats and thanks for your artworks! :thumbsup2
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    Sticky: Re: CTD & Bug Thread

    I'm having small issues in Win 8 launching Med2, that is, at first a message tells me I need to insert the correct disk, then when I extract the disk and I load it again for the second time, all is...
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    Re: When the mod is released

    As said one of our ancestors: FESTINA LENTE, my beloved ones. FESTINA LENTE! :gramps:
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    No wait it's not a problem of Win8! I'm running Win 8 and I haven't any problem playing SAI, I've even won a PoW competition with this screen:

    http://i.imgur.com/0tfViYA.jpg


    Anyway, I've...
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    Re: The fundamental problem of Total War...

    Erase the turn based strategic part of the game and you'll destroy what still makes the difference between TW and the other Rts crap around.

    Any serious wargame is turn based, this is the best...
  35. Re: Imaginary strengths of Late Roman army vs reality

    As I wrote thousands times: between Diocletian's age and the Late Roman Army, there are nothing less than 18 years (306 - 324) of the bloodiest civil war the Roman Empire had ever known.

    A...
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    Re: ISIL War in Iraq and Syria

    I've read and I'm still laughing : "moderate Syrian fighters"! :laughter::rofl2:

    Perhaps saying the truth it would have been a better option: "We, the Saudi impotent little princes and the Turk...
  37. Thread: Livia Drusilla

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    Re: Livia Drusilla

    Thanks, for I had long forgotten all about Livia! She's an interesting character, her life is like a novel and also in this case a note of tragic sadness is present which adds life to her beautiful...
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    I've found this video on FB and it's a 3D reconstruction of the Roman harbour at Ostia, yes it's that damn harbour that you need 40 or more turn to build it up in EB!! :laughter:
    Anyway the vid is...
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    Re: Total War: Attila

    -This was the Tetrachy, the Dominion of the Four:

    http://www2.educationalcoin.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/Tetrarchy_map3.jpgNow consider this infamous dickhead, he was the son of one of the two...
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