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  1. Sticky: Re: A Proper Empire: Terra Incognita v1.1.0 - FAQ, Troubleshooting, and Bug Reports

    There is mention on the download/install instruction page of a W10 launch command you need to copy/paste into the steam "Set Launch Options", once you do that, donīt use the APETI launcher, just...
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    Re: Tactless and no natural talent diplomats

    If it helps, I usually get rid of tactless traits and progress up that line by starting all conversations with a welcome gift of 100 and a parting gift of 100. Being generous in all offers helps too.
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    Re: What more would you want to add to EBII?

    I would love to see the implementation of the AI group control for player use in battles, specifically designed for grouping skirmishers, both foot and mounted, and letting them do their thing under...
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    Re: Roman Voices

    thanks, my sanity is safeguarded.... for now
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    Roman Voices

    I hadnīt played Romans since forever but decided to try it out recently and realized that everytime I click on a unit, which is very frequently, you get the usual verbal acknowledgement which for...
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    Sticky: Re: How to post an error log

    Sorry I canīt but the good news is that I did some research on memory and that solved the issue, I have had no CTDs at all for 120 turns, I guess that was the problem!
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    Re: How to set up Boii Colonies?

    Thanks Quintus
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    How to set up Boii Colonies?

    Every single turn I get the advisor popping up telling me I have colonists ready to dispatch. Streuinta my capital is a confederacy and presents no options to create a colony there, the next town...
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    Sticky: Re: How to post an error log

    Just had a recurring crash after my 1st battle with Boii 2.35358127
  10. Poll: Re: [30th Faction slot] What would you like to see?

    For scripting, do pirate raiders that land in mini stacks and marauding fleets blocking ports for a turn or engaging weak troop transports in transit. Would be cool and perhaps not entirely...
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    Re: The Sweboz Can be Quite a Tough Enemy

    I hold the Germanic Veteran Spearmen in very high regard, they are just so tough in battle, as a Getic player, I find them impressive
  12. Thread: Pteruges

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    Re: Pteruges

    Doesnīt seem surprising that it was widely adopted as the solution is elegant enough to protect a vital area and retain the high level of mobility required by the hips.
  13. Re: Generals becoming traitors seems ahistorical

    I seem to remember there is a penalty associated to loyalty if your FL is not present in the capital and also seem to remember that if he is, any FM in the city with him gradually accrues...
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    Re: spies in cities

    You could try assassins and I guess diplomats on the bribe, never tried it myself as I never have problems getting enemy spies caught or expelled, maybe you were just unlucky. Perhaps you have a 007...
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    Re: Any advice on how to fight horse archers?

    Just realized my comments are geared towards fighting nomadic stacks full of HA and HLancers, as I guess thats far more problematic than dealing with a couple of HA in a mixed army? I play Getai a...
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    Re: Any advice on how to fight horse archers?

    Instead of out shooting them, you could also go hand to hand versus those HA but you need something fast enough to catch them. Since they are so weak in melee, you should get some medium cav as they...
  17. Re: Please Make the Cost of Recruiting Units less Expensive

    If anything, more expensive and higher cost would be more fun, but its ok as it is, though I would say that 2.3 features a lot of cavalry in AI stacks, which may be offset by upping their cost a...
  18. Thread: Houserules

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    Re: Houserules

    You Sir, are a man after mine own heart. I cannot abide untidy armies either and I also like using a more standardized stack. My variety comes from raising local unit stacks, that way I end up using...
  19. Thread: Houserules

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    Re: Houserules

    LOL
  20. Thread: Houserules

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    Re: Houserules

    Its interesting that we approach the issue of taxation from diametrically opposite standpoints, as I never consider trying to extract as much money from my citizens as I possible can i.e. having as...
  21. Thread: Houserules

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    Re: Houserules

    1) my armies are regionally oriented because I do retrain units and I think it should be a local thing (its also less of a micromanaging nightmare). And I do have a royal retinue to defend my core...
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    Re: elephantes kataphraktoi indikoi

    Damn, armored elephants, talk about ancient tank warfare. they must have been the scariest thing to face in battle. Planet wide.
  23. Re: The case for reduced campaign movement for armies

    It would be an interesting variation! The issues about not being able to use terrain for defence would still stand though and you would see armies parked in cities always to ensure a defence against...
  24. Re: The case for reduced campaign movement for armies

    I like your idea more than my suggestion but I donīt know if they can make terrain harder to traverse, it would be awesome though!

    I donīt think real time would do it for me, or if it is even...
  25. Re: The case for reduced campaign movement for armies

    Yes I understand this small change would have huge consequences for the game. I just think its important to put the idea out there as Iīm sure many have encountered the same problem but perhaps its...
  26. The case for reduced campaign movement for armies

    Hello all, as the title says, I have recently been thinking about the merits of slowing down army movement on the campaign map. And I mean pretty drastically.

    Here goes the reasoning:

    At...
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    Re: What is your favorite unit?

    Peltenai are an all time fave but I have a sweet spot for the Getikoi Stratiotai

    When it comes to mercs though, those Cretan Peltasts are rock hard (except they canīt skirmish in 2.3, which is...
  28. Re: What are the reform requirements fo the Getai?

    Lol, Iīm always tempted to swarm falxmen but my army just tends to gravitate towards Stratiokai as my line unit as they are so solid! Peltenai/epilektoi are my shock troops because.....they survive...
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    Re: How to safely become Kingetos?

    The mystery unravels! Ok, Iīll have all my boys running around outside until they become men, proven Tarabostes is just mandatory, so all will learn fieldwork. Then everyone goes back to town to do...
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    Re: How to safely become Kingetos?

    Ok just to be double sure: the description says they start military training at age 20, does this mean that we can keep them in cities getting some schooling until they are around 19, which would be...
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    Re: How to safely become Kingetos?

    Also, If i place a bunch of kids in a stack under a legendary Tarabostes, does this boost the probability of them aquiring more and better traits for warfare or is it the same?
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    Re: How to safely become Kingetos?

    Glad I found this thread then, I was stuck in the traditional model doh! I will take a different approach with the kids from now on. Just to be sure though, should ALL kids be out playing around...
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    Re: How to safely become Kingetos?

    I think Iīm doing something wrong, and by the looks of it, Iīm leaving every kid in the capital hoping the local school will make something of them all. From what I understand, I have to be more...
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    Re: How to safely become Kingetos?

    That AuxGen trait sounds fantastic, Iīll be adding an additional FM to my stacks from now on, but I would ask if there is a limitation to the number of FMs that benefit from this?

    Also, Getai...
  35. Re: Announcement: Europa Barbarorum II 2.3 released!

    Awesome!! Recommended difficulty still H/H ? Playing Getai right away!!!!
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    Re: Javelin foot skirmishers

    Its good more ammo was given to "proper" skirmishers, I havent played since 2.2g I think! And yes I can imagine the timing is a tricky thing to get right, I guess over time itīll be narrowed down to...
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    Re: Javelin foot skirmishers

    I agree with Quintus that frontal attacks by javelineers should be less effective, especially when using light missiles, but it should be very dependant on the shield quality facing them. Ammo is too...
  38. Thread: TRANSLATE

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    Re: TRANSLATE

    I could help, English and Spanish are both my mother tongues, what is involved exactly? I want to make sure I have the time for it
  39. Re: [Found] Map of Pre-Roman Peoples of Western Europe

    what a beautiful map, would love to see other regions. I only wonder how boundaries are determined or if its a little arbitrary. also, what year does it reflect?
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    Re: Antigonid Macedonia was at a Standstill...

    Iīm going from memory here but they have access to the fearsome Thessalian Heavy Cavalry and Cretan archers. Maybe even better javelin skirmishers but this I really might just be making up.
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