• Crusader Kings III Available Now!

    The realm rejoices as Paradox Interactive announces the launch of Crusader Kings III, the latest entry in the publisher’s grand strategy role-playing game franchise. Advisors may now jockey for positions of influence and adversaries should save their schemes for another day, because on this day Crusader Kings III can be purchased on Steam, the Paradox Store, and other major online retailers.


    Real Strategy Requires Cunning

Who is the 2014 WritAAR of the Year?

  • Avindian

    Votes: 9 30,0%
  • Tommy4Ever

    Votes: 16 53,3%
  • Jape

    Votes: 4 13,3%
  • blklizard

    Votes: 1 3,3%

  • Total voters
    30
  • Poll closed .

Avindian

People's Commissar of the Navy
107 Badges
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  • Victoria 2
  • 500k Club
  • Europa Universalis IV: El Dorado
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  • Pillars of Eternity
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  • Crusader Kings II: Horse Lords
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  • Surviving Mars: First Colony Edition
  • Crusader Kings II: Conclave
  • Shadowrun Returns
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  • Stellaris: Synthetic Dawn
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Tommy4ever

Papa Bear
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Avindian

People's Commissar of the Navy
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  • Sword of the Stars II
  • Victoria 2
  • 500k Club
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  • Pillars of Eternity
  • Europa Universalis IV: Common Sense
  • Crusader Kings II: Horse Lords
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  • Surviving Mars: First Colony Edition
  • Crusader Kings II: Conclave
  • Shadowrun Returns
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  • Hearts of Iron IV Sign-up
  • Stellaris Sign-up
  • Cities: Skylines - Parklife
  • Crusader Kings II: Holy Fury
  • Europa Universalis IV: Mandate of Heaven
  • Imperator: Rome
  • BATTLETECH
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Death or Dishonor
  • Stellaris: Synthetic Dawn
  • Prison Architect
  • Tyranny - Bastards Wound
  • Europa Universalis IV: Cradle of Civilization
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Expansion Pass
  • Stellaris: Apocalypse
  • Cities: Skylines - Parklife Pre-Order
  • Stellaris: Distant Stars
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Together for Victory
  • Cities: Skylines - Natural Disasters
  • Surviving Mars: First Colony Edition
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Cadet
  • Crusader Kings II: Reapers Due
  • Europa Universalis IV: Rights of Man
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  • Tyranny: Archon Edition
  • Tyranny: Archon Edition
  • Europa Universalis III Complete

Nikolai

Basileus Romaion
71 Badges
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Voted :)
 

LordTempest

Harbinger of the Sixth Republic
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DKM

General
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  • For the Motherland
  • Victoria: Revolutions
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  • Victoria 2
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It's too bad that I appear to be the only who's voting for blklizard. His narratives are simply phenomenal!
 

Seelmeister

Rampant Lion
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  • March of the Eagles
  • Europa Universalis III Complete
  • Europa Universalis IV: Res Publica
  • Victoria: Revolutions
  • Europa Universalis: Rome
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Voted, but it was a tough choice. Four exceptional writers, I've enjoyed all of your material during 2014.
 

Avindian

People's Commissar of the Navy
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  • Crusader Kings II: Reapers Due
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Time to announce some winners!

In third place, we have Jape, who earned 4 votes for his outstanding AARs.

In second place is, well, me :) You wonderful people considered me worthy of nine votes!

In first place, however, is Tommy4Ever, earning more than half of all votes with 16 (as well as mine) for his countless AARs throughout AARland.

Congratulations to everyone who was nominated! The winners should display your achievements in your signature or inkwell, that all may weep at your superiority!
 

Tommy4ever

Papa Bear
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Hurray! :)

Glad my countless AARs were appreciated :).
 

Seelmeister

Rampant Lion
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Congratulations Jape, Avindian and Tommy! Three excellent writers, delighted to see you all recognised by a community which certainly appreciates your writing.
 

DKM

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Congrats to everyone. All of you that were nominated truly deserve to be up there. Special congratulations to Tommy for winning the vote!