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Time shall free Canada and bring your nation to its knees. :p
 

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Crush the Canadians, and show them the maple syrup of communism!
 

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Those poor Canadians really didn't stand a chance... Poor Col. Blimp ;).
 

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They should have mugged me when the 2nd 5th and 3rd Syndicate Armies were pacifying Mexico, along with all my mobile elements - New England was deserted I had Seattle to Buffalo covered, and significant portions of that with Lv 1 Militias. Also, note the AI did win ground in several locations... just not any VP's..

The KR devs should really either reduce the chance of Canada returning New England to Reed, as it would mean they had at least 1 VP that wasn't within a 3 province march from the border... or they should make Canada guard it's VP's better. The sheer vastness of Canadian Provinces means cutting land supply to Vancouver takes months, and on the sea they're better equipped than the US remnant (CSA starts with no naval tech in Beta IV :S)

At least tell the AI not to bother with Alaska...
 
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All of the above improvements have, to my knowledge, been implemented in the latest version of KR.

And boy, Canada sure fell fast.
 

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There's an event that, thankfully, has Canada surrendering once you capture certain areas.

Though for some reason after I "liberate" Canada in any form any divisions I have also goes to the Canadians.

But Kaiser won't have that problem, with Canada going directly into the Combined Syndicates.

Could you give us a picture of the cabinet/government you have so far?
 

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You mean the one with Canada surrendering and the royal family fleeing? There's also that one about what to do with Canada.

I wrote the ones about the surrender (to either the UoB or CSA) and the 'what to do with them now' ones. Someone else did the flight of the Royal Family ones.
 

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Since I'm now on Windows, the correct images for the story headers have been posted to the two updates I did whilst unable to play. The current IG cabinet is below, though it does not cover the growing machine that subjugates the North American continent fully. Several such as Al Capone, Joe Steele, Jimmy Hoffa and William Z. Foster are either unavailable or not placeable currently. Prepare for political squabbles now however - the CSA has decisions to make.

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Now, I have a paper in tomorrow and not started it yet, so don't expect anything else from me for tonight.
 

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Interesting setup, I like it.

What is your government type and sliders at the time? if you remember
 

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Gah, now I'm procrastinating.

The CSNA has such an incredible intervention stance and hawk lobby considering the default sliders at the start thanks to a few standard events and a few of my own (such as Operation Red Dawn, The 2nd American Mexican War and Operation Depose) and yeah. I modded world_names.csv big whoop, wanna fight about it? :D
 

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I wonder what is with the so far Open Society :eek:
 

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Jack Reed is no Joe Steele :D
This moment in the history of the CSNA is kinda the defining point. Unlike in our Russia the Reds have not had to put themselves through such extreme privations to win their war. There is no massive Gulag system. No secret police to import. No Czech Legion, no encircled Moscow.

The USA was the father of this red-haired child, a father who brought home the bread when he could instead of the alcoholic step-father who slapped his children that was Russia.

They could go anywhere from here now. More moderate or more radical... So far I've been choosing the choices that are Moderate Socialist to reflect Shachtman at the helm. Now we see our Trotskies and our Stalins appear. I once randomly had Jack Reed killed by the 'A minister dissents event, let him live or knock him off...' - I'm going to write something maybe later that either has him ill or die perhaps to trigger the action of our currently building tensions within the Syndicate Leadership.
 

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Hm, I see. Very well, just move the last slider towards Central Planning, the +25% IC is very favorable.

Well, if Jack Reed dies, I nominate James P. Cannon for HoS, Trotskyists of America, unite!
 

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I think I'd personally go for a more "free society" I doubt Americans would simply be docile during a Bolshevik dictatorship.

Hell, I'd even argue for little change to the Senate and the House of Rep. idea. Of course with different names, and there would still be political parties but they would be all leftists, such as Trotskyist and Leninist parties alongside Stalinist parties and Syndicalist parties and people would still vote. Because I doubt Americans would forever relinquish there freedom so easily.

Of course these are just my ramblings! :D
 
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