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by T5L
Thu Apr 12, 2012 6:06 pm
Forum: Chatterbox
Topic: DEI
Replies: 4
Views: 4165

Re: DEI

Lol :-)

We could make it stand for something like

Dice
Extremely
Important

For let's say a situation in which a much higher risk than normal is taken ;-)
by T5L
Thu Apr 12, 2012 5:49 am
Forum: Chatterbox
Topic: DEI
Replies: 4
Views: 4165

Re: DEI

Dutch East Indies

On the gameboard: Sumatra, Java, Celebes and Dutch New Guinea.

In real life the larger part of Borneo also belonged to this Dutch colony (for game playing reasons the whole of Borneo has become British).

In Dutch: Nederlands Oost-Indië
by T5L
Wed Mar 28, 2012 2:12 pm
Forum: Axis & Allies: Global 1940
Topic: Fancy a quicky? Create and play scenario's for AA(40)!
Replies: 11
Views: 5667

Re: Fancy a quicky? Create and play scenario's for AA(40)!

edfactor wrote:Actually I was considering removing about 750 IPC of units from the allies and about 550 from the axis for a quicker start.

But it just didnt feel right.
You're point being?
by T5L
Wed Mar 28, 2012 3:49 am
Forum: Axis & Allies: Global 1940
Topic: Convoy Raiding : Note to Larry
Replies: 9
Views: 5163

Re: Convoy Raiding : Note to Larry

Imperious leader wrote:
Joined: Tue Jul 06, 2004 2:04 am
Off Topic.

Imperious Leader, you suddenly joined seven hours earlier than the subscript under the avatar next to your post states :shock:

*hears jingle from the Twilight Zone* :wink:
by T5L
Thu Mar 22, 2012 5:02 am
Forum: Axis & Allies: Global 1940
Topic: What do you want in an expansion pack?
Replies: 16
Views: 7417

Re: What do you want in an expansion pack?

... I would like to plug the idea that the game would be more historically correct and fun if Germany always gets Improved Mechanized Infantry (ie blitzkrieg).... I like your idea, it's more fun for sure, but not historically correct. The German army was for the largest part animal driven/towed or ...
by T5L
Tue Mar 20, 2012 12:20 pm
Forum: Talk to Larry
Topic: The Great War
Replies: 576
Views: 168229

Re: The Great War

If possible a game which enables playing on different levels. With that I mean a setup and rules for beginners/first times and/or limited time to setups and rules for experienced players and/or more available time. With that it would be more easy to enter the game for newbies. While it would be stil...
by T5L
Mon Mar 19, 2012 5:38 pm
Forum: Talk to Larry
Topic: The Great War
Replies: 576
Views: 168229

Re: The Great War

Correct, the infamous "von Schlieffen plan". The game can have a "what ifs". In case of the Netherlands, because the Germans squeezed their troops just below the Dutch border while advancing into Belgium. The left it on their northern flan for about 5 to 10 meters, although some say they went over i...
by T5L
Sun Mar 18, 2012 4:56 am
Forum: Talk to Larry
Topic: The Great War
Replies: 576
Views: 168229

Re: The Great War

I would most certainly buy Central Powers and Allies "The Great War". (I do think though that Axis & Allies "The Great War" will be better from a marketing point of view ;-). Most certainly if it is possible to involve the revolutionay developments in warfare like the shocktroops and tactics of Gene...