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    Real Strategy Requires Cunning

Should I form Italy, or stay as the Pope?

  • Stay as the Pope

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Gigalocus said:
Beat the French, take they're hats! As Revenge for sending a sneaky advisor in another AAR!
Why in the world would I want to take those hideous french hats!!!

They went out of style in the seventeenth century!!! :D

Enewald said:
Steal the hats!

How huge colonies do the french have?
They have what would today be the U.S.

They are very big!

Ahura Mazda said:
Steal?! :mad:

Let's say we confiscate their hats... ;)
Yes, let us use the proper terminology! :D

rasmus40 said:
Yet another Papal victory :)

Carinthium is right though. You should consider cutting this war short although bashing France is always fun.
Yes, it was quite fun.

Capibara said:
Good victory, I liked the battle arrows you drew :p
Yes, I like them too...

But I think they are not complicated enough... :D

Griffin.Gen said:
Do me a favor and invade Quebec.
I want it out of the map :mad:
I also want to see the Papal Banner over it.
I'm afraid the Quebequians (?) signed a white peace with Austria a long time ago... :(

robou said:
trouncing France, peace deal should be good, perhaps link up with Avingon?
Indirectly, yes. :)


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Damn it! I still want them off the map even if it takes one hundred years!
By the way, its Quebecker in English i believe.
 

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Griffin.Gen said:
Damn it! I still want them off the map even if it takes one hundred years!
By the way, its Quebecker in English i believe.
Well, you could always submit a mission... :D
 

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The Wookiee said:
Just caught up :D Loving the graphics, nice read (as always).
Thanks!!!

Screenies uploading... :D
 

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The Papal State : A Mission AAR
Mission : The Holy Triumvirate
Part IV : End of War

As many suggested, the war will now come to an abrupt end.

I move my main army to the north to combat the attrition ridden main French army:

(Note the active sieges)

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We win a great victory!!!

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Then another battle in central France:

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France would not even accept a white peace.

Therefore, they had to be punished.

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I clicked "Great" on the "They accepted our peace offer" window before I could take a screenshot!!! :mad:

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Anyways, Provence is now independent, and I also got this:

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IT'S FOR THE MISSION!!!

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Why not Anjou? :confused:

A good idea.

Divide France before conquering. :)

Yer, uhly hat.
 

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Hmm...an Italian and German alliance...invading France....Deja Vu anyone? :p

Noe let's kill the Ottomans!
 

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Enewald said:
Why not Anjou? :confused:

A good idea.

Divide France before conquering. :)

Yer, uhly hat.
Anjou? :confused:

And releasing Provence also gives me access to Avignon!

boom said:
Your man's snoozing in Alexandria :D
Yes, the beaches of Alexandria! :p

rasmus40 said:
Good to see the war end. Now on to Judea to complete the mission!
Yes, onto the Holy Land!!!

spl said:
Hmm...an Italian and German alliance...invading France....Deja Vu anyone? :p

Noe let's kill the Ottomans!
Ah yes, the things that happened in the Sixteenth Century!

Capibara said:
Nice strategy! Well done defeating the French
Not really a strategy. Just invade, defeat, assault, and move on. :D


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The Papal State : A Mission AAR
Mission : The Holy Triumvirate
Part V : Para Bellum


The Holy Roman Empire decides that France, weakened by war with the Papal State, Is no longer a good protector of the Empire.

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The Holy Roman Empire ceases to be Holy when the Papal State Removes Imperial jurisdiction in Italy!!!

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Their Prestige went to the floor.

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My armies ready to liberate the Holy Lands!

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A Grand day in the Papal State! We have learned new ways to kill!!! :D

I ask you, What type of infantry should the Pope use in his invasion of the heathen turk?

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I would say White Coat because its the color of the Papal States. Also, White is more "holy" than others.
Oh and ill make you a mission!
Does it have to be in code tho?
 

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Ah the invasion is ready.

And a quick looks tells me that you already made an impact on the ACA. ;)
 

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Beamed said:
Frederickian!
They do seem strong but...

Griffin.Gen said:
I would say White Coat because its the color of the Papal States. Also, White is more "holy" than others.
Oh and ill make you a mission!
Does it have to be in code tho?
WHITE!!!

The color of the Pope!!!

I'll choose the White coat then!

Oh and it doesn't have to be in code. :D

comagoosie said:
Ah the invasion is ready.

And a quick looks tells me that you already made an impact on the ACA. ;)
Yes, the next update will feature the invasion!!! :D
 

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The Holy Roman Empire ceases to be Holy when the Papal State Removes Imperial jurisdiction in Italy!!!
:D I always do that myself when I want to annoy the emperor. Both Bohemia and Austria have taken big prestige hits in my current game :p
 

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I hate it when prestige sunks when you remove your provinces from the HRE... :wacko:

Frederickian sounds nice.