I will sent you all a private message when the Hotseat starts.
Imo you should limit the HS to 12 players: if there are too many, it could be slow.
Speed is the most important factors. Are limiting the number of participants would give a bit of space in the first turn,
to expand against the AI and not die in few turns.
Never argue with an idiot; they'll drag you down to their level, and beat you with experience.
"For after the their baptism the Croats made a covenant, confirmed with their own hands and by oaths sure and binding in the name of St. Peter the apostle, that never would they go upon foreign country and make war on it, but rather would live at peace with all who where wiling to do so; and they recived from the same pope of Rome a benediction on this effect, that if any other foreigners should come against the country of these same Croats and bring war upon it, then might God fight for the Croats and protect them, and Peter the disciple of Christ give them victories."
Constantine Porphyrogenitus >>De Administrando Imperio<<
You know what, Sign me up for Hungary please, my ancestors will give me the guidence to run the Hungarian Empire once more!
I can pass off for a noob..i think... You can always use some veteran Hotseaters. If not i can volunteer myself to be a sub