Author Topic: Updated "War & Peace" coming soon to Kickstarter  (Read 6776 times)

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Reply #15 on: August 16, 2019, 10:14:01 AM
Not definitive, no such thing, and, depending on my mood, I can prefer the designer's other strategic-level games (Napoleonic Wars, Wellington, Kutusov),  but I call it classic without hesitation.


I think that at the time, it was "the" grand-scope end-to-end game though, wasn't it?

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Reply #16 on: August 16, 2019, 10:50:08 AM
...Concerned it didn't make the minimum there and hope the KS gets this done.

I'm gonna help out with that.

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Reply #17 on: August 16, 2019, 10:52:58 AM
...Concerned it didn't make the minimum there and hope the KS gets this done.

I'm gonna help out with that.

You're a good man.

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Reply #19 on: August 16, 2019, 02:28:54 PM
I gotta say, those counters look a lot more like Soldier Kings than War & Peace

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Reply #20 on: August 16, 2019, 02:39:59 PM
Yep, backed.

I actually don't really like games.

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Reply #21 on: August 16, 2019, 04:04:28 PM
Funded in six hours.

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Reply #22 on: August 16, 2019, 04:17:58 PM
Not definitive, no such thing, and, depending on my mood, I can prefer the designer's other strategic-level games (Napoleonic Wars, Wellington, Kutusov),  but I call it classic without hesitation.


I think that at the time, it was "the" grand-scope end-to-end game though, wasn't it?

Insofar as "EiA" is three years younger, yes.

Although, and I feel like I'm running down a game I love, it must again be said that the defects in the GC were found pretty quickly.


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Reply #23 on: August 16, 2019, 05:00:27 PM
Funded in six hours.

No need to thank me.  :P

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Reply #24 on: August 16, 2019, 05:10:52 PM
KS is just not my thing. I'm glad I backed the WaW 85 kickstarter, but I am not mentally predisposed to waiting 6-8 months to get my game after I paid for it.

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Reply #25 on: August 16, 2019, 05:12:57 PM
KS is just not my thing. I'm glad I backed the WaW 85 kickstarter, but I am not mentally predisposed to waiting 6-8 months to get my game after I paid for it.

Different from p500 in what way, dearest cardboard harlot?


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Reply #26 on: August 16, 2019, 05:13:40 PM
KS is just not my thing. I'm glad I backed the WaW 85 kickstarter, but I am not mentally predisposed to waiting 6-8 months to get my game after I paid for it.

They're great for me. The wife says, "when did you buy that?!?" and I say, "oh, like 6 to 8 months ago!".  :hehe:

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Reply #27 on: August 16, 2019, 05:16:42 PM
KS is just not my thing. I'm glad I backed the WaW 85 kickstarter, but I am not mentally predisposed to waiting 6-8 months to get my game after I paid for it.

They're great for me. The wife says, "when did you buy that?!?" and I say, "oh, like 6 to 8 months ago!".  :hehe:

Ix-nay on elling-tay ecrets-say in ublic-pay!


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Reply #28 on: August 16, 2019, 05:17:56 PM
KS is just not my thing. I'm glad I backed the WaW 85 kickstarter, but I am not mentally predisposed to waiting 6-8 months to get my game after I paid for it.

Different from p500 in what way, dearest cardboard harlot?
Not all different. I also don't do p500s.

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Reply #29 on: August 16, 2019, 05:23:00 PM
KS is just not my thing. I'm glad I backed the WaW 85 kickstarter, but I am not mentally predisposed to waiting 6-8 months to get my game after I paid for it.

Different from p500 in what way, dearest cardboard harlot?
Not all different. I also don't do p500s.

My marshal's hat, then, is doffed to your self-restraint.  I have that highly irrational fear of "but, but, what if I don't get one" with things I really want.

And some I only think I want.


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