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  1. Thread: - The Tavern -

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    No, no, wait! I love bathing and swimming in sea water, I was just talking of drinking it! :laughter:

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    Now, the tragedy!

    Have you seen what happened to our rep? The answer is here ......
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    Re: Total War: Attila

    Inflation? :hmm:

    .... or is it just the old cheating AI, by CA? :bigboss:
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    I'm not Diocles, I'm Diocle, so I'm safe! :laughter:
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    Re: Roman troops of Third Century

    I've just discovered this shield boss ca. 200 A.D.:

    https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/cf/de/55/cfde556cb715ec54512b3794ab48f560.jpg

    During the III century they were so elegant and...
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    Remember guys, He's gaiten, ... sooo, be cautious, please! :ninja:
  6. Thread: - The Tavern -

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    Perhaps not demonic, but discusting for sure! The salt water is terrible! Persians were (are) smart guys!
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    Re: Total War: Attila

    What a ****ing job being the Emperor of the West! Probably it's better being a scavenger than a Caesar in the V century! :disgust: ... we should congratulate CA for its great historical accuracy! :)
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    Re: Total War: Attila

    Why does always appear in my mind the Hundred Days Campaign of Napoleon, when I think to Adrianople, to its absolute complexity and to its tragic outcome?

    Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher as the...
  9. Re: Total War History: Battle of Adrianople (Documentary parts 1,2)

    Great work! Congrats! :thumbsup2
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    Thanks! :)

    All in all it looks like the same percentage we can find in Shogun and Rome 2, probably the issue may be solved by a larger map ...

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    A suggestion: I've just found this post on...
  11. Thread: - The Tavern -

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    If you consider extension, distances, administration's quality, and dimensions of the military and bureaucratic forces employed to control ALL THE MEDITERRANEAN LANDS AND FRANCE & BRITAIN, actually...
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    Re: Total War: Attila

    A small question for Attila's players: how many sieges and how many battles? That is, can you give me a percentage about the amount of sieges compared to field battles, in AttilaTW?

    I'm not...
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    Re: Total War: Attila

    Well, this situation is quite realistic. You can't save Gaul and at the same time hold your position in Balkans, I think this this can be considered as historical accuracy, at least on strategic...
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    Re: Total War: Attila

    The largest dome built using concrete (not reinforced concrete!) is the dome of Pantheon whose diameter is 43,45 mt.
    In its millenary history: structural issues = 0...
  15. Re: Very Satisfied Long Term Fan. Developers should be congratulated.

    Agreed! IMO Shogun 2 is one of the best games I've played: great graphics, great units, great atmosphere and lights, great gameplay, and even the HORRID warscape engine in Shogun 2 is working damn...
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    Re: Total War: Attila

    I think it would be better if Hagia Sophia doesn't argue with anyone, because ... Hagia Sophia in its history had so many structural issues, but so many structural issues, but so many structural...
  17. Thread: - The Tavern -

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    I agree and in my opinion, if you search for the crisis' roots you have to look there, in those bloody years and you have to look at what was lying under the surface of the "Golden Age", the...
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    Sticky: Re: UESW 307 - Submissions!

    http://i.imgur.com/rdRWBeW.png
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    Sticky: Re: POTW 404 - Submissions!

    http://i.imgur.com/V4DfXTx.png

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  20. Thread: - The Tavern -

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    - I agree! :laughter: Do you know Mag? I've always had the feeling that actually you and me have something in common! :whistling

    - @FCG: there is some truth in your words.



    - Yes, it's...
  21. Thread: - The Tavern -

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    Why nobody understand me? why? :( FCG you look like the diplomacy in Shogun 2! :wallbash:

    I've said:

    1 - Gallienus has understood the meaning of my post.
    2 - Gallienus is American and the...
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    Re: Roman troops of Third Century

    :shocked::fear::jawdrop: ..... BRAVO FGC!!!!!!!!! :clap::clap::clap::clap::clap:
  23. Re: Warhammer: The End Times Discussion Thread (Possible spoilers)

    GW is doing the most idiotic thing they could do! They are cutting off their own testicles by themselves. They are destroying a wonderful Fantasy world and game to get ... nothing but an incredible...
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    Re: Proposal: Very High Unit Recruitment Cost

    They almost wiped out the whole center of the Roman army, they routed a whole wing of extra heavy horse and if Julian himself didn't risk his own arse to rally his men, probably they would have won...
  25. Thread: - The Library -

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    Colonel Macdowall? Really? It's a good work! :thumbsup2
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    Two great posts tony, but this one is magnificent!

    + Virtual Rep! :thumbsup2
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    Re: Total War: Attila

    You don't quote and forget the most important part of Marx's philosophical position: all those changes you quoted, are NEVER linear changes, instead they are ruled by a scientific law, which is at...
  28. Thread: - The Tavern -

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    Moebius was the Artist, so only Him knew the enigma lying beyond the name Arzach.

    https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/02/9a/93/029a93d274edd298250255b76c830f0b.jpg


    About you, Master...
  29. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
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    Well, actually Gallienus understood what I was trying to say, so probably my English was good enough to be understood by an American guy,
    but then, .. He arrived and .. He turned everything I had...
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    Re: Total War: Attila

    You fail, just because you're a good man, so, you don't read Marx and Lenin, which are dangerous, immoral and absolutely politically incorrect old readings of the last century.

    In short: I wrote...
  31. Thread: - The Tavern -

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    Great pic, I'm more interested in late second and third century and in the first half of the fourth, I find V and VI centuries, depressing, so this is what I was dreaming about from the first time I...
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    Re: Total War: Attila

    Agreed!!!! :thumbsup2 For the newcomers in Sicily, we should use this, pointing north towards Germany:

    http://www.passiamoiltempo.it/153.jpg

    Instead, sadly today in Europe, as at the time of...
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    Re: Total War: Attila

    You should come here in Europe today, and then ... everything would be magically clear! :laughter:
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    Re: Total War: Attila

    Cool! :tv_horror ... Arthur and the Picts! What a absolute surprise! I'm astonished! :shocked:
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    Re: TENBUN Jidai-a 1546-1561 Darthsubmod.

    Please don't give up, this is one of the best ideas of the whole Shogun 2 modding community! :)
  36. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
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    I must spread some rep around, tomy, but let me say that your pic is a great, great, great pic! :thumbsup2:thumbsup2:thumbsup2

    Have you seen the Dacian shields? Masterpiece! This artwork is a...
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    Re: Total War: Attila

    I can confirm: in Shogun 2 the samurai bow is asymmetrical.

    http://i.imgur.com/f5Xc75z.jpg

    Now I just need to watch if in Attila the Hunnic bow is asymmetrical or not.
    Let me add that if the...
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    Re: Roman troops of Third Century

    Great model, also the shield is well painted but ... perhaps in some way it looks poor, maybe adding some sort of symbol could have made the model even better. Anyway great pic! :thumbsup2
  39. Thread: - The Tavern -

    by Diocle
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    No bad choice, my dear, the fact is that I'm always talking to the whole community so I use posts to explain what I think, but it's always a personal very biased (ALWAYS!) opinion. Anyway good luck...
  40. Thread: - The Tavern -

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    If you consider the murder, not a crime but a good omen, then I can see how you can consider this one as a good auspicious day.

    Anyway, something good followed: the Civil war, the death of the...
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