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  1. Amman d Stazia

    best Napoleonic Units

    along the lines of the 'best historical elite warrior' but limited to Napoleonic units. I'm starting with a poll for the French units mentioned so far. I'll let the general discussion flow for a little while and then put up a poll which may or may not include some or all of the following...
  2. Amman d Stazia

    what role shall we play? (and how)

    this is a set of four questions, namely: 1 - what setting would you like for the next roleplay? 2 - what style of roleplay should it be? 3 - can we control one or multi characters? and 4 - how close to history/lore should we stay? we are now on the last question and the top 2 choices...
  3. Amman d Stazia

    250 FA

    Year 250 of the Fourth Age In the taverns, old men tell tales of the Great War when the Immortal King returned to destroy the Orc-Lord and his necromancers.  Young men laugh at the tales: How tiny half-elves destroyed the power of the demon Orc-Lord by casting themselves into the heart of the...
  4. Amman d Stazia

    evolution of tactics and combat style

    just want some input from anyone who knows their stuff: I'm building a mod that will start in the dark ages and teleport forward to middle ages. I want to have the maximum change in combat from the dark to middle ages. So, what I want to know is at WHAT TIME PERIOD between 1200 and 1350, was...
  5. Amman d Stazia

    1699 roleplay game thread

    Characters = http://forums.taleworlds.com/index.php/topic,209809.0.html Lore = http://forums.taleworlds.com/index.php/topic,204200.0.html OOC discussion = http://forums.taleworlds.com/index.php/topic,209810.0.html map showing new borders...
  6. Amman d Stazia

    1699 roleplay discussion thread

    characters please in http://forums.taleworlds.com/index.php/topic,209809.0.html world lore is in http://forums.taleworlds.com/index.php/topic,204200.0.html Game thread = http://forums.taleworlds.com/index.php/topic,209813.0.html look at the map please: based on vanilla new borders to be...
  7. Amman d Stazia

    1699 roleplay character thread

    OK, refer to the LORE thread http://forums.taleworlds.com/index.php/topic,204200.0.html please. Now that you have at the very least skim-read it, please create a character.  You can either use the template below or write out a 'bio' freehand. I encourage you to basically get creative with...
  8. Amman d Stazia

    lore for Calradia 1699 roleplay world

    ok...  I'm keeping this locked for now, so that only the 'lore' is here and not a heap of comments. If you want to comment on whether or not this makes for a good RP setting, please use the new Rp ideas thread. thanks map @ http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/32/calradia.jpg/ A big...
  9. Amman d Stazia

    re fight historical battles

    is anyone interested in a thread which would be a sort of roleplay, and sort of wargame? Basically, I'm thinking of re-fighting some historical battles from the perspective of a high-level commander. The point is not to re-play the battle, but to start in the same situation, and fight it as...
  10. Amman d Stazia

    why were Britain's armies so successful from 1790 to 1816?

    I'm deliberately focusing on a narrow time frame because Britain's armies in this time were unquestionably highly successful.  Yes, there were individual defeats, but it is impossible to find a series of defeats or a long-term lack of success in this time frame. Was it the genius of the...
  11. Amman d Stazia

    Das Bierkeller - 1943 Germany

    Ralf sighed as a gust of cold air followed the motorcycle despatch rider down the steps.  His muddy boots skidded briefly on the flagstones, worn mirror-smooth by hundreds of generations of drinkers.  "Achtung!" Shouted Ralf, suddenly alert.  In the far corner, the low tables where the...
  12. Amman d Stazia

    German 1943 roleplay - auditions and OOC/discussions

    It is late 1943. After the disasters of Kursk, Stalingrad and North Africa, rumours abound of a real opposition to Hitler's leadership. A group of professional military men are having a quiet drink in their local bar.  The group are the RP-ers. They are navy, army and air force - mixed.  The...
  13. Amman d Stazia

    worst strategic decision / mistake

    since the worst tactical decision thread is constantly being abused to discuss strategy, I'm making a bad strategy thread. Please post what you consider to be the worst (or one of the worst) strategic decisions in history. Please give reasons for your choice. For your information, STRATEGY is...
  14. Amman d Stazia

    Napoleonic Roleplay: Tras os Montes

    A = Field Marshal Nicolas Soult's Corps.  About 20,000 effectives.  1807 – The First Minister of Spain, Godoy, strikes a deal with Napoleon.  A French Army under Junot marches through Spain and occupies Portugal.  The Portuguese Royal Family flee to Brazil, and request that Britain, their...
  15. Amman d Stazia

    1809 Napoleonic Roleplay planning and discussion. Pro-French character wanted!

    http://forums.taleworlds.com/index.php/topic,88876.0.html A role play set in the Napoleonic Wars and specifically in the borderlands between Northern Portugal and Spanish Galicia early in 1809, Roleplayers may choose to join any army/faction. (*see below*) 'applications' to lead a platoon or...
  16. Amman d Stazia

    A list of current role play threads

    Roleplays which have had activity since beginning of July are included in this thread.  Primary threads only are referenced (ie, no planning/character etc threads.) Roleplay Gamesmasters/organizers please PM me if you want me to add a link to your out-of-character threads (planning, character...
  17. Amman d Stazia

    Drivel that I would otherwise have posted in the Mod Ideas Thread

    just that. Please dump everything that is not DIRECTLY to do with mod suggestions, in here.
  18. Amman d Stazia

    target priority

    OK, first up: I searched.  It crashed the site 3 times. So let's assume nobody has addressed this question before, okay? Family d'Stazia would like to know HOW do AI troops decide which enemy to aim at? Is it the closest enemy?  Or the highest-level enemy?  Or the highest-level of the 10...
  19. Amman d Stazia

    heraldry expansion for native

    http://forums.taleworlds.com/index.php/board,109.0.html Native expansion mod (Santashelper) has introduced customised heraldry, which work was entirely seperate from ours.  Since this was only ever a native add-on, we'll leave the stage to Santashelper from now....
  20. Amman d Stazia

    Anno 1330 Kingdoms role play

    This is a roleplay - sort of. You all pick a kingdom, principality, bishopric (whatever!) from Europe in the HISTORICAL year 1330. You are it's ruler.