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    sadly I can't nominate your AAR for the Showcase now. Perhaps you will get it later.
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    To everyone who posted congratulations - thankyou.

    And of course to Saithis, for his very kind words.

    Having been a "lurker" for years, I have read many AARs and never saw that I could match the skill, knowledge and love of writing that so many authors display. I still don't think I can - maybe it is just the enjoyment I get from most Paradox games that is seeping through. Or maybe I just found it easier to write about an "normal" person.

    Anyway, now the pressure is on - how can I select the Christmas eve winnner in just seven days? I see some serious reading ahead of me. (I have neglected reading for the past few months as I spent so much time writing!)

    Thanks once again.

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    I read quite a few AARs over the past few days, and enjoyed most, but the one I kept coming back to was Gabor's EU3 AAR:

    Her(?)Story - Savoy MMP2.15

    http://forum.paradoxplaza.com/forum/...d.php?t=446270

    For starters, having female characters as the centrepieces is worthy of reward, but that alone would not have been enough.

    What I really liked was the way a series of vignettes is put together to allow the story to flow. While short, Gabor draws a precise sketch of his subject and how she fits into his narrative. Although the AAR is pretty new, I already feel hooked. The writing is natural and expands the story line -just what I always think "role-play" AARs should do.

    So, CharactAAR writer of Christmas week: Gabor.


    Thanks for the quick reply Iain: I am not used to this system and messed up the link. Hope it works now.
    Last edited by Uriah; 21-12-2009 at 12:36.

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    Well done! A nice early Christmas present

    EDIT: Your link doesn't work!
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    Live long and prosper, Gabor!

    Oh, and congrats!
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    Congratulations Gabor!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Uriah View Post
    While short, Gabor draws a precise sketch of his subject and how she fits into his narrative... The writing is natural and expands the story line -just what I always think "role-play" AARs should do.
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    gratz!

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    thank you for the honour and the congratulations

    and thank you Uriah and aldriq for your kind words
    i can only hope that the vingettes idea makes my aar easy to read, and i felt it was high time for women to make it into this male-dominated world of PI games players world (sorry Taer )

    i'm mostly EU3 MMP afficionado, although i read CK, and recently (for the fond memories of EU2) FTG aars too; the more honoured i feel having been picked by HoI player and writaar

    i'll need to catch up on reading luckily, there's a holiday break ahead; after which i'll pronounce the winner

    thanx everyone!

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