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.
Avernite said:He kicked Frenchies, sailed up the Thames and seized an English flagship, and in general was the best naval leader in Dutch history.
The Thames thing is of course the reason for being relevant. he also beat the English in many other battles, of course
English Patriot said:Pfff, thats nothing, the French, Spanish, Germans, Irish, Scottish, Welsh Norwegians, Danish, Russians, Zulus and more have beat us in battle, hell, even the Americans have beaten us once or twice..
..Then again, we also have "Karel Doorman" ships...and while he was possibly promising,he was certainly a suicidal fool.General_BT said:De Ruyter was a badass. There's a reason that, if I remember correctly, since the 18th century there's always been a Dutch warship named De Ruyter in service. He drove the English Navy mad - even stole King Charles II's brand new flagship from the Thames.
Capibara said:Finally I read the most recent chapter. Great one canonized, very heroic defense of Jersualem and terms were more than acceptable for the surrender. I hope we'll see General Grubby back soon
canonized said:It definitely won't be the last we'll see of General Grubby ; after all , the Persians will probably not stop at Jerusalem . Nor will the Turks =)
yea, I don't what I would do if Gen. Grubby died. Maybe cry for a week, but then I would come back and read.canonized said:It definitely won't be the last we'll see of General Grubby ; after all , the Persians will probably not stop at Jerusalem . Nor will the Turks =)