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Will it be possible to overtake Britain's navy in HOD? I did so as Japan in AHD, and I'm concerned I won't be able to again...
 

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Avindan thanks a lot for an informative and colourful little AAR teaser I look forward to your first full HOD AAR.
 

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The USA loses New York in August, which would be a crippling blow in AHD. They'd have to fight France again to get it back. But after a bit of time in HOD...

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How come there are only six GPs deciding on this crisis?
 

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How come there are only six GPs deciding on this crisis?

Because the other non-north American powers don't have to get involved.


And there is a simple reason why the French keep taking New York: they're getting proactive revenge for all the "Cheese Eating Surrender Monkey" jokes.
 

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Will it be possible to overtake Britain's navy in HOD? I did so as Japan in AHD, and I'm concerned I won't be able to again...

I don't see why not -- I mean, it won't be easy, but it isn't supposed to be.

Avindan thanks a lot for an informative and colourful little AAR teaser I look forward to your first full HOD AAR.

Thanks!

How come there are only six GPs deciding on this crisis?

Because the other non-north American powers don't have to get involved.


And there is a simple reason why the French keep taking New York: they're getting proactive revenge for all the "Cheese Eating Surrender Monkey" jokes.

Exactly. :)