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    Re: Patronus Award

    A testament to the apocalypse is defeatism and resistance or futility of exercising any action.



    This was a strange argument against this award years ago. It made little sense when there was...
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    Re: Board of Citizens Proposal

    The purpose of the board is to redefine citizenship to its original intent, which is the very opposite of elitism. Citizenship was never meant to be "exclusive" but that is exactly what has happened....
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    Re: Board of Citizens Proposal

    What power? The group is only one way for members to become citizens. The current system will remain intact unchanged. CdeC is a poor example. They were gatekeepers; the Board is looking for embers...
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    Re: Patronus Award

    You have the uncanny ability to take an opinion and present it has fact. Any assertions o why people came here and stayed would be based entirely on individual statements. As far as I know, there has...
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    Re: Creation of the Senator Class Proposal

    I never intimated that you were confused at all. Of course, you reiterated that I play games with what people say. This is not true, but this something you seem to enjoy doing if you are claiming...
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    Re: Patronus Award

    I already have 25 patronages. Doing more isn't going to do much.



    There is constitutional procedure; it should be followed.

    @ Carmen,... the site grew has a place for discussion and...
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    Re: Games i would like to see

    It is difficult to compare CA to Paradox. Paradox games are more than just different settings. CK is focus on the ruler. Your interaction is as if you are an individual. EU is focus on factions and...
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    I got your point, but the point of my original post was that DLC is that it lacks a new mechanic to make it interesting to play.

    CA usually have universal trees and buildings with some variants...
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    Re: Patronus Award

    Just to remind anyone reading this; this proposal will not be put to vote unless the Board of citizen proposal is passed. There is no point in passing an award for something that is not being done at...
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    You missed my point. I am not referring to differences in the game based on starting position. I am referring to differences of building choices, units, technology,, etc... Moreover, when a DLC is...
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    Re: Creation of the Senator Class Proposal

    I am not sure what you mean. I agree with the statement you quoted, but disagreed with the conclusion. Am I not allowed to do that?
    I supposed people do ply games with people's arguments, but I do...
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    Re: Games i would like to see

    I am not anticipating a future historical title.
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    Re: Games i would like to see

    Witht eh success of WH, I believe they think they have a new audience, so that are trying to capture the historical people with the fantasy people and they are looking for romanticized history. It...
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    Well, I think Paradox is moving away from DLCs with incremental changes, you larger, less frequent that make large wholesale changes. That is, if HOI4 is an indication. If you read between the line...
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    Re: Creation of the Senator Class Proposal

    The Curia was created to heighten the site. That much is true. Citizens role is to heighten the site. The Curia importance came when it became more exclusive. Awards initially were given out with...
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    Re: Patronus Award

    All awards are self-serving. All awards are extrinsic motivational tools.
    There isn't negative effect to having the award. It will either collect dust or work. That being said, passing this...
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    Sticky: Re: Townhall - Curial Commentary and Chat

    This is indeed disappointing to read. I don't actually consider myself a victim. Your statement was derogatory because it was false. My only concern is keeping the discussions in the Prothalamos...
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    Of all of the Paradox games, HOI4 seems to have the best approach to DLCs. While TFV and DaD were less than stellar, they presented a consistent approach. The La Resistance looks like atrue DLC that...
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    Re: Patronus Award

    There is no negative propaganda. I have a great deal of the discussions and history of the site and I am well aware of the issues that has flamed the membership, but this is not the issue....
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    Sticky: Re: Townhall - Curial Commentary and Chat

    Thank you. I appreciate the the retraction. :friends:
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    Paradox have a far better policy with DLCs. They also release free content along with them. More often than not, they had more elements to the game, thus adding more depth to the game-play. CA...
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    Re: Creation of the Senator Class Proposal

    I do not think proposals to revitalize the site is bad idea. I supposed if you were here during the height you can look fondly back on it and smile and go, "oh what a shame, but what great times we...
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    Sticky: Re: Townhall - Curial Commentary and Chat

    These are two personal references which has absolutely nothing to do with the proposal. The last one is just plain false. Settra wrote the proposal without any input from me at all. The Curia should...
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    Re: Patronus Award

    Exactly!



    In Settra's proposal it was only part of the rationale.



    When mega proposed it was not an issue. Plus it gives the award more visibility.
    Plus if awards cheapens what we are...
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    Re: Creation of the Senator Class Proposal

    This proposal is not made in a vacuum. The reason for a separate proposal is so that it can be discuss without overly complicating the Board of citizens thread.
    The purpose stated in the OP is...
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    Re: Patronus Award

    I did note that it is the Board of Citizens that will be needed to reignite the system. The Patronus Award is really design to work with that proposal. There isn't anything you can do that will...
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    Re: Creation of the Senator Class Proposal

    I am not sure I know what you mean?
    You stated an issue with the institution. I addressed it.
    You stated the internet has changed. I stated that all forums functions the same way still.
    You...
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    Re: Creation of the Senator Class Proposal

    This is beyond the scope of the proposal, but there are plenty of sites where it is mostly populated by adult that offer awards for doing various things. Moreover, there are more than enoigh "adults"...
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    Re: Patronus Award

    It is not possible to offer guarantees. Its ironic when this was first proposed it was opposed because people feared that the CdeC would be inundated with too many applications. The purpose of...
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    Re: Editing fatigue and morale

    You can do this one of two ways.

    Within the KV morale tables they are a set of perimeters that determine the morale based on casualties. You can adjust these figures so that the morale is loss...
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    Re: Creation of the Senator Class Proposal

    As already noted several times, this proposal has nothing to do with promoting activity. It delimits how citizenship will be define in the future.


    This is a more appropriate argument to remove...
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    Re: Creation of the Senator Class Proposal

    Actually, it is the exact opposite. In the Board of Citizens proposal, it i design to make citizenship more accessible thus promoting more activity; something citizenship was supposed to promote. It...
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    Re: Creation of the Senator Class Proposal

    No irony is the title, "senator" under your avatar. :)
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    Re: Creation of the Senator Class Proposal

    I never said the Senator Class would bring back citizens to the forum. I said the Board of Citizens would promote citizenship by patronizing worthy members and then promoting citizens to pay it...
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    Re: Creation of the Senator Class Proposal

    1. If you read the history, citizenship evolved in the direction away from its original intent. When citizenship concept was narrow in scope there was no issues with citizenship being "political" or...
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    Re: Creation of the Senator Class Proposal

    The analogy doesn't fit in this case. As I noted already, the proposal serves a more important role of delineating citizenship or perhaps more accurately delimiting the concept or scope. The goal is...
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    Re: Creation of the Senator Class Proposal

    Settra, that is not the purpose of this proposal.
    The Board of citizens is designed to promote citizenship, thus activity. This proposal is ensure that there is a clear delineation between those...
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    Sticky: Re: Citizenship and Other Awards Suggestions

    Yes

    Patron of _Tataros_| Magister Militum Flavius Aetius | Alwyn | Lord Oda Nobunaga | Massive_attack |
    |Hayabusa Sushi| Darios| Destin Faroda|z3n | Tenerife Boy | Bran Mac Born | M@x1mus |...
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    Sticky: Re: Citizenship and Other Awards Suggestions

    Nah, if you think he is ready then there is no better person than yourself to patronize him. If concern, send me the application and first, I can give you some feedback. Basically, just write why you...
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    Re: 10 years at TWC

    I am 50 and still love playing strategy games, so I'm a young heart :)
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