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by Bill
Tue Jan 21, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: Game AARs
Topic: HOI4: Noob Fight
Replies: 32
Views: 541

Re: HOI4: Noob Fight

pedal2000 wrote:
Mon Jan 20, 2020 8:23 am
in the subsequent WW2 game where I'm hoping to take Germany.
Yes!

If Aphrochine doesn't, please play Germany in our quiescent Sunday afternoon HoI4 game.

Or is the right word, "moribund". (?)

Need a "heal grievous wounds" spell...or a more powerful "resurrection"
by Bill
Mon Jan 20, 2020 3:13 am
Forum: Game AARs
Topic: HOI4: Noob Fight
Replies: 32
Views: 541

Re: HOI4: Noob Fight

Germany at this point was slowly gutted. He couldn't get troops out of the front-line combat with France, and rebel-Germany slowly pushed into his rear until his frontline was a pocket of death. Italy was cut off from his troops (who were fighting Czech) and couldn't resist a push into Northern Ita...
by Bill
Wed Jan 08, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: Game AARs
Topic: HOI4: Noob Fight
Replies: 32
Views: 541

Re: HOI4: Noob Fight

pedal2000 wrote:
Tue Dec 31, 2019 9:56 am
I let Bill know on Discord - but for those reading - we've taken a break for the holidays. This will likely pick up again January 7th.
Details!

This AAR thread helps scratch an itch.

Most appreciated.
by Bill
Wed Jan 08, 2020 9:42 am
Forum: Sunday Night Game: HOI4 Man your Gun!!
Topic: Pre-planning for the next war
Replies: 56
Views: 1765

Re: Pre-planning for the next war

unbutu wrote:
Tue Jan 07, 2020 11:01 pm
I'm curious what were your first impressions. All in all, I'd be open to give it a shot.
Any port in a storm.

Or.

Jim Beam will do when Gentleman Jack is not available.
by Bill
Thu Dec 26, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: Sunday Night Game: HOI4 Man your Gun!!
Topic: Pre-planning for the next war
Replies: 56
Views: 1765

Re: Pre-planning for the next war

HOI goes in spurts and we just finished a year long cycle of games. "we" (?) Pronouns can be tricky. :lol: Perhaps the phrase is "HOI goes in spurts and you just finished a year long cycle of games." (3 games, I believe, Winter, April and June 2019) Yes, the last game the group finished was at the ...
by Bill
Thu Dec 26, 2019 8:31 am
Forum: Game AARs
Topic: HOI4: Noob Fight
Replies: 32
Views: 541

Re: HOI4: Noob Fight

If players new to the game enjoyed the pace and multi-session approach, please check out the other thread in this WPO BB discussing the start of a new HoI4 game. Players who have expressed an interest in a HoI4 game (Hearts of Oak?) Aphrochine Bill Sir Garnet Anyone else? https://www.warplanorange.n...
by Bill
Thu Dec 26, 2019 1:35 am
Forum: Sunday Night Game: HOI4 Man your Gun!!
Topic: Pre-planning for the next war
Replies: 56
Views: 1765

Re: Pre-planning for the next war

Players who have expressed an interest in a HoI4 game (Hearts of Oak?)
  • Aphrochine
  • Bill
  • Sir Garnet

Anyone else?
by Bill
Thu Dec 26, 2019 12:05 am
Forum: Sunday Night Game: HOI4 Man your Gun!!
Topic: Pre-planning for the next war
Replies: 56
Views: 1765

Re: Pre-planning for the next war

Hey guys, I've seen some videos on the Hearts of Oak mod. Here is a link to the Hearts of Oak mod: https://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=1682664456 And here is a link to the Hearts of Oak community's house rules: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1W8LhdUraug_l1UXIsAukg7tab7JZT3iuz...
by Bill
Mon Dec 23, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: Sunday Night Game: HOI4 Man your Gun!!
Topic: Pre-planning for the next war
Replies: 56
Views: 1765

Re: Pre-planning for the next war

aphrochine wrote:
Thu Dec 19, 2019 2:29 pm
an option for a new game in 2020.
Woot!

I'm in (meaning, I'll play HoI4. I might even test that mod)
by Bill
Sat Dec 14, 2019 4:35 pm
Forum: Game AARs
Topic: HOI4: Noob Fight
Replies: 32
Views: 541

Re: HOI4: Noob Fight

Thanks for posting the AAR on this "Noob fight".

The synopses are well written.

It allows us to vicariously enjoy HoI4, even though we are not playing.
by Bill
Tue Dec 03, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: Sunday Night Game: HOI4 Man your Gun!!
Topic: Christmas Holiday HOI4 SP Challenge 2019
Replies: 28
Views: 525

Re: Christmas Holiday HOI4 SP Challenge 2019

Hmmm, intriguing. Yes, the idea of a non-player vs player game is intriguing. There's a bit of Conan wisdom in my blood, though... "What is best in life?" Conan: "To crush your enemies, to see them driven before you, and to hear the lamentations of their women." This dish is best served in PvP. I d...
by Bill
Thu Nov 28, 2019 11:32 am
Forum: Sunday Night Game: HOI4 Man your Gun!!
Topic: Pre-planning for the next war
Replies: 56
Views: 1765

Re: Pre-planning for the next war

Woot!

There is talk of an HoI4 game?

The mere discussion of such an event might very well successfully summon me from the land of Azeroth!

We might very well have much to be thankful for on this Thanksgiving Day, 2019.
by Bill
Mon Sep 09, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: Sunday Night Game: HOI4 Man your Gun!!
Topic: Pre-planning for the next war
Replies: 56
Views: 1765

Re: Pre-planning for the next war

Let the pre-planning continue.
  • If we do a conventional game, here are the nations:


    Germany
    Italy
    Japan -- Mikey has wanted to play Japan for a while now.

    Minors

    Romania
    SIam

    Allied/Comintern
    UK
    US
    USSR


    Minors

    Any commonwealth
    China

    Mexico, Brazil, Spain, even Finland
by Bill
Mon Sep 09, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: Sunday Night Game: HOI4 Man your Gun!!
Topic: July Game thread
Replies: 341
Views: 10080

Re: July Game thread

ummd wrote:
Mon Sep 09, 2019 7:43 am
You guys took the intitative early and didn't let up.
:bravo:

"early"

:)

Poland: "Hey Germany. It's 1 September 1939. Aren't we scheduled for a rendezvous with destiny?"

Germany: "Destiny can wait. We're now in charge of history!"
by Bill
Sat Sep 07, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: Sunday Night Game: HOI4 Man your Gun!!
Topic: July Game thread
Replies: 341
Views: 10080

Re: July Game thread

Attendancethings®: HoI4 Sunday 8 September, my (Spain) attendance will be approximately till 6:15 PM Pacific time (9:15 Eastern) ... with a 50% possibility of me returning at 7:40 PM (Pacific). Possible solutions: Put Spain on "No AI" I do not log off Spain gives all its units via Expeditionary Forc...