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sadly I can't nominate your AAR for the Showcase now. Perhaps you will get it later.
Gasp, something unique!:eek:

Not to seem clichéd, but "Congrats, Uriah!";):D
 

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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/showthread.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.
 
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Live long and prosper, Gabor!

Oh, and congrats!:D
 

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Congratulations Gabor!
 

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Congratulations!

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.
Totally agree with this.
 

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Nice work, gabor. Congrats!