• 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
Status
Not open for further replies.

AllmyJames

Editor-in-Chief
32 Badges
Oct 24, 2007
1.114
0
  • Crusader Kings II: Legacy of Rome
  • 500k Club
  • Rome Gold
  • Heir to the Throne
  • For The Glory
  • Europa Universalis III Complete
  • Deus Vult
  • Crusader Kings II: Sword of Islam
  • Crusader Kings II: Sunset Invasion
  • Crusader Kings II: The Republic
  • Crusader Kings II
  • Europa Universalis IV: Cradle of Civilization
  • Europa Universalis IV: Mandate of Heaven
  • Europa Universalis IV: Rights of Man
  • Europa Universalis IV: Rule Britannia
  • Europa Universalis IV: Mare Nostrum
  • Crusader Kings II: Conclave
  • Europa Universalis IV: Cossacks
  • Europa Universalis IV: Common Sense
  • Europa Universalis IV: El Dorado
  • Europa Universalis IV: Dharma
  • 200k Club
  • Victoria 2
  • Europa Universalis IV: Res Publica
  • Europa Universalis III Complete
  • Europa Universalis III Complete
  • Europa Universalis IV: Wealth of Nations
  • Europa Universalis IV: Conquest of Paradise
  • Europa Universalis IV: Art of War
  • Crusader Kings II: Sons of Abraham
  • Crusader Kings II: The Old Gods
Well, thanks once again everyone! Time to pass on the paintbrush. When I started thinking about my successor, one name sprang to mind, and after a month of examining AAR, it's still lodged there at the front.

Awkward metaphors aside, it's witty, light-hearted and while its not conventionally aesthetic, the author certainly has a certain style that can't fail to be endearing. Without further delay, I present to you...

Svip, and his acclaimed comic, Glory for Ulm
 

dinofs

In Hiding
36 Badges
Feb 13, 2010
1.533
0
  • Crusader Kings II
  • Victoria 2: A House Divided
  • Semper Fi
  • Deus Vult
  • Europa Universalis III Complete
  • Divine Wind
  • Hearts of Iron III
  • Heir to the Throne
  • Europa Universalis IV: Common Sense
  • Stellaris: Lithoids
  • Crusader Kings II: Horse Lords
  • Stellaris
  • Europa Universalis IV: Rights of Man
  • Stellaris: Leviathans Story Pack
  • Stellaris - Path to Destruction bundle
  • Europa Universalis IV: Mandate of Heaven
  • Stellaris: Synthetic Dawn
  • Stellaris: Apocalypse
  • Stellaris: Distant Stars
  • Crusader Kings II: Holy Fury
  • Stellaris: Ancient Relics
  • Crusader Kings II: Way of Life
  • Mount & Blade: Warband
  • 500k Club
  • Victoria 2
  • Europa Universalis III Complete
  • Europa Universalis III Complete
  • Europa Universalis IV: Art of War
  • Crusader Kings II: Sword of Islam
  • Crusader Kings II: Sons of Abraham
  • Crusader Kings II: The Old Gods
  • Crusader Kings II: Legacy of Rome
  • Crusader Kings II: Charlemagne
  • Majesty 2
  • Europa Universalis III
Congratulations Svip! Surely this was an inevitable award.
 

Eber

AARficionado & Storyteller
Demi Moderator
72 Badges
Sep 24, 2003
978
220
  • 500k Club
  • Crusader Kings III
  • VtM - Bloodlines 2 Blood Moon Edition
  • Europa Universalis IV: Pre-order
  • Surviving Mars: Digital Deluxe Edition
  • Stellaris: Galaxy Edition
  • Imperator: Rome Deluxe Edition
  • Europa Universalis III Complete
  • Crusader Kings II
  • Cities: Skylines Deluxe Edition
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Colonel
  • Stellaris Sign-up
  • Surviving Mars: First Colony Edition
  • Cities: Skylines - Parklife Pre-Order
  • Heir to the Throne
  • Divine Wind
  • Hearts of Iron III
  • For The Glory
  • Europa Universalis IV: Call to arms event
  • Deus Vult
  • Mount & Blade: With Fire and Sword
  • Mount & Blade: Warband
  • Rome: Vae Victis
  • Victoria 2
  • Sengoku
  • Semper Fi
  • Europa Universalis: Rome
Congratulations Svip!
 

coz1

GunslingAAR
29 Badges
May 16, 2002
13.593
134
hearthehurd.typepad.com
  • Victoria: Revolutions
  • Crusader Kings III
  • Imperator: Rome
  • Imperator: Rome Deluxe Edition
  • Crusader Kings II: Holy Fury
  • Crusader Kings II: Jade Dragon
  • PDXCon 2017 Awards Winner
  • Crusader Kings II: Monks and Mystics
  • Crusader Kings II: Reapers Due
  • Crusader Kings II: Conclave
  • Europa Universalis: Rome Collectors Edition
  • Europa Universalis III: Collection
  • 500k Club
  • 200k Club
  • Europa Universalis: Rome
  • Europa Universalis III Complete
  • For The Glory
  • Europa Universalis III
  • Deus Vult
  • Crusader Kings II: Sword of Islam
  • Crusader Kings II: Sunset Invasion
  • Crusader Kings II: Sons of Abraham
  • Crusader Kings II: The Republic
  • Crusader Kings II: Rajas of India
  • Crusader Kings II: The Old Gods
  • Crusader Kings II: Legacy of Rome
  • Crusader Kings II: Charlemagne
  • Crusader Kings II
Congrats to all the winners so far. It would be cool to see a graphic rather than a link, though. Let's see what is being rewarded! :D
 

unmerged(59077)

Tzar of all the Soviets
Jul 17, 2006
5.575
7
Congratulations, Svip!

I second the idea of a sample graphic!
 

Mr. Capiatlist

The Constantinople of the Great Lakes
Moderator
85 Badges
Dec 4, 2003
19.637
2.345
nhkendall.com
  • Crusader Kings II: Holy Knight (pre-order)
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Expansion Pass
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Expansion Pass
  • 500k Club
  • Rome Gold
Congrats, Svip!
 

Lord E

Non sufficit orbis
16 Badges
Jul 17, 2002
5.107
0
Visit site
  • Hearts of Iron Anthology
  • Europa Universalis III
  • Europa Universalis III Complete
  • Divine Wind
  • Hearts of Iron III
  • Heir to the Throne
  • Europa Universalis III Complete
  • Europa Universalis III Complete
  • Europa Universalis: Rome
  • Semper Fi
  • Rome: Vae Victis
  • 200k Club
  • 500k Club
  • Europa Universalis III: Collection
  • Europa Universalis: Rome Collectors Edition
  • Paradox Order
Nice choice. Congratulations Svip :)
 

King_Richard_XI

Duke of Miža
41 Badges
Nov 20, 2008
2.545
5
www.wikipedia.org
  • Cities in Motion
  • 500k Club
  • Victoria 2: A House Divided
  • Sword of the Stars
  • Victoria: Revolutions
  • Naval War: Arctic Circle
  • Majesty 2 Collection
  • Heir to the Throne
  • Hearts of Iron III Collection
  • For The Glory
  • Europa Universalis IV: Call to arms event
  • Europa Universalis III Complete
  • Europa Universalis III: Chronicles
  • Europa Universalis III
  • Deus Vult
  • Crusader Kings II
  • Ancient Space
  • Mount & Blade: Warband
  • Cities: Skylines - Mass Transit
  • Age of Wonders: Planetfall Sign Up
  • Mount & Blade: With Fire and Sword
  • Crusader Kings II: Way of Life
  • Imperator: Rome Sign Up
  • Cities: Skylines - Parklife
  • Cities: Skylines - After Dark
  • Cities: Skylines - Parklife Pre-Order
  • Stellaris
  • Age of Wonders III
  • Europa Universalis IV: Pre-order
  • 200k Club
  • Victoria 2
  • Europa Universalis III Complete
  • Europa Universalis III Complete
  • Cities: Skylines
  • Divine Wind
  • Crusader Kings II: Sword of Islam
  • Crusader Kings II: Sons of Abraham
  • Crusader Kings II: The Old Gods
  • Crusader Kings II: Legacy of Rome
  • Crusader Kings II: Charlemagne
I'll get in to a new source of posts while I can, and congratulate the last 3 winners for winning this new - yet awesomely prestigious - award. So congrats, thrashing mad, AllymyJames, and Svip! for winning AARtist of the month. :)
 

Svip

Unpaid Ulm PR employee
75 Badges
Sep 6, 2009
2.947
231
  • Rome: Vae Victis
  • Heir to the Throne
  • A Game of Dwarves
  • March of the Eagles
  • Stellaris: Leviathans Story Pack
  • Europa Universalis IV: Res Publica
  • Victoria: Revolutions
  • Europa Universalis: Rome
  • Rome Gold
  • Stellaris
  • Victoria 2: A House Divided
  • Victoria 2: Heart of Darkness
  • Hearts of Iron III
  • Europa Universalis IV: Cossacks
  • Cities: Skylines - Snowfall
  • Cities: Skylines Deluxe Edition
  • Crusader Kings II: Holy Knight (pre-order)
  • Cities: Skylines - After Dark
  • Europa Universalis IV: Pre-order
  • Victoria 2 A House Divided Beta
  • Stellaris - Path to Destruction bundle
  • Crusader Kings II: Way of Life
  • Europa Universalis IV: Mare Nostrum
  • Crusader Kings II: Sons of Abraham
  • Arsenal of Democracy
  • Hearts of Iron II: Armageddon
  • Cities in Motion
  • Cities in Motion 2
  • Crusader Kings II
  • Crusader Kings II: Charlemagne
  • Crusader Kings II: Legacy of Rome
  • Crusader Kings II: The Old Gods
  • Crusader Kings II: Rajas of India
  • Crusader Kings II: The Republic
  • Crusader Kings II: Sword of Islam
  • Deus Vult
  • Europa Universalis III
  • Europa Universalis III: Chronicles
  • Europa Universalis III Complete
  • Divine Wind
  • Europa Universalis IV: Art of War
  • Europa Universalis IV: Conquest of Paradise
  • Europa Universalis IV: Wealth of Nations
  • For The Glory
  • Crusader Kings II: Conclave
  • Crusader Kings II: Horse Lords
  • Pride of Nations
  • Europa Universalis IV: El Dorado
  • Prison Architect
I apologise for being late with this award for July, so I would like recommendations for an August nomination, please.
 

Qorten

Crazy Cat Person. Meow!
Moderator
115 Badges
Feb 10, 2007
4.859
97
  • Cities in Motion
  • Hearts of Iron IV: Cadet
  • Europa Universalis IV: Dharma
  • Europa Universalis IV: Golden Century
  • Crusader Kings II
  • Deus Vult
  • Europa Universalis III: Chronicles
  • Europa Universalis IV: Art of War
  • Europa Universalis IV: Conquest of Paradise
  • Europa Universalis IV: Wealth of Nations
  • Europa Universalis IV: Call to arms event
  • For The Glory
  • Hearts of Iron III Collection
  • Majesty 2
  • Victoria: Revolutions
  • Victoria 2
  • Rome: Vae Victis
  • Warlock: Master of the Arcane
  • 200k Club
  • 500k Club
  • Cities: Skylines Deluxe Edition
  • Europa Universalis IV: El Dorado
  • Europa Universalis IV: Pre-order
  • Europa Universalis: Rome Collectors Edition
  • Europa Universalis IV: Common Sense
  • Paradox Order
  • Cities: Skylines - After Dark
  • Cities: Skylines - Snowfall
  • Stellaris: Galaxy Edition
  • Hearts of Iron IV Sign-up
  • Stellaris Sign-up
  • Stellaris: Leviathans Story Pack
  • Stellaris - Path to Destruction bundle
  • Cities: Skylines - Mass Transit
  • Europa Universalis IV: Mandate of Heaven
  • Stellaris: Synthetic Dawn
  • Cities: Skylines - Green Cities
  • Stellaris: Apocalypse
  • Cities: Skylines - Parklife Pre-Order
  • Stellaris: Distant Stars Pre-Order
  • Stellaris: Distant Stars
  • Shadowrun: Dragonfall
  • Shadowrun: Hong Kong
  • Cities: Skylines Industries
  • Stellaris: Megacorp
  • Imperator: Rome Deluxe Edition
  • Imperator: Rome Sign Up
  • Cities: Skylines - Campus
  • Stellaris: Ancient Relics
Well, you, as the previous winner, have to decide but I'd say the maps and banners of General_BT's Rome AARisen or Chris Taylor's Porta Atlanticum, Portus Classis with efforts at maps, pasting lots of screenshots together in one picture and searching and adding historical paintings both deserve an award, but there are lots of others out there that I am forgetting so you should look for yourself, really.
 

Svip

Unpaid Ulm PR employee
75 Badges
Sep 6, 2009
2.947
231
  • Rome: Vae Victis
  • Heir to the Throne
  • A Game of Dwarves
  • March of the Eagles
  • Stellaris: Leviathans Story Pack
  • Europa Universalis IV: Res Publica
  • Victoria: Revolutions
  • Europa Universalis: Rome
  • Rome Gold
  • Stellaris
  • Victoria 2: A House Divided
  • Victoria 2: Heart of Darkness
  • Hearts of Iron III
  • Europa Universalis IV: Cossacks
  • Cities: Skylines - Snowfall
  • Cities: Skylines Deluxe Edition
  • Crusader Kings II: Holy Knight (pre-order)
  • Cities: Skylines - After Dark
  • Europa Universalis IV: Pre-order
  • Victoria 2 A House Divided Beta
  • Stellaris - Path to Destruction bundle
  • Crusader Kings II: Way of Life
  • Europa Universalis IV: Mare Nostrum
  • Crusader Kings II: Sons of Abraham
  • Arsenal of Democracy
  • Hearts of Iron II: Armageddon
  • Cities in Motion
  • Cities in Motion 2
  • Crusader Kings II
  • Crusader Kings II: Charlemagne
  • Crusader Kings II: Legacy of Rome
  • Crusader Kings II: The Old Gods
  • Crusader Kings II: Rajas of India
  • Crusader Kings II: The Republic
  • Crusader Kings II: Sword of Islam
  • Deus Vult
  • Europa Universalis III
  • Europa Universalis III: Chronicles
  • Europa Universalis III Complete
  • Divine Wind
  • Europa Universalis IV: Art of War
  • Europa Universalis IV: Conquest of Paradise
  • Europa Universalis IV: Wealth of Nations
  • For The Glory
  • Crusader Kings II: Conclave
  • Crusader Kings II: Horse Lords
  • Pride of Nations
  • Europa Universalis IV: El Dorado
  • Prison Architect
Oh, I enjoy General_BT's Rome AARisen; so I nominate General_BT for August 2011. His usage of stock images from films, television shows, historical paintings and whatnot shows the true dedication to find appropriate portrayal of his own characters. The sheer working that must go into this is impressive. It makes my AAR looking second rate!
 
Last edited:

Alfredian

Major
7 Badges
Aug 1, 2009
733
0
  • Crusader Kings II
  • Europa Universalis III
  • Rome Gold
  • Victoria 2: A House Divided
  • Crusader Kings II: The Old Gods
  • Victoria 2
  • 500k Club
Congratulations. Well deserved recognition
 
Status
Not open for further replies.