TBG Diplomacy 2015 – Turn 1

The First Annual TBG Diplomacy began last night (GMT) Let’s wish our plucky generals the very best! It’s going to be rough a ride! GERMANY : Joe Morris (Ireland) ENGLAND : Frank W. Roberts (Tennessee) AUSTRIA : Wes Ferrer (California) ITALY : Max Vaughn (Georgia) FRANCE : Larry Cruz (Texas) TURKEY : J.J. Novacek (NorthContinue reading “TBG Diplomacy 2015 – Turn 1”

ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL BGG DIPLOMACY

Knavecon in conjunction with The Board Game Group are now inviting plucky Generals to apply for a position in what will be quite simply…. THE GREATEST GAME OF DIPLOMACY EVER PLAYED…. Seven brave souls from all around the World will compete for the ultimate bragging rights using all their diplomatic and gaming skills to winContinue reading “ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL BGG DIPLOMACY”

That was quick! – Turn 13 Diplomacy

OK, so after a brief pause (of several weeks) here’s Turn 13 of Diplomacy Russia still proving to be a burr under the saddle of Austria.  Turkey is dissolving like a compass point witch.  Italy is boxing clever with England. Here’s the final position. Tune in again next <whenever> to see the end game of thisContinue reading “That was quick! – Turn 13 Diplomacy”

Sacrebleu! – Viva la (next) France.

We bid a sad* farewell to France who was crushed mercilessly by the grand Italian army.  I’ve said it before and I’ll say it now.  This just doesn’t happen!  France is the strongest army in the game, Italy the weakest.  Italy is supposed to be the second quote, the also ran and what about Austria?!Continue reading “Sacrebleu! – Viva la (next) France.”

Deutschland Unter Alles – Didn’t he do well !

I did say this was not your average game of Diplomacy.  Germany fell foul of well, pretty much everyone else early on and despite his best efforts never found enough (any) traction to get back into the game. Top marks for sticking with it even though it was a doomed post.  In the words ofContinue reading “Deutschland Unter Alles – Didn’t he do well !”

I never said WHICH Christmas it would be over by : Diplomacy 2014/15 Spring 1904

Well it didn’t end by Christmas, I didn’t think it would but you never know.  A most unusual game. If you’ve ever played Diplomacy you’ll notice something odd…. Italy isn’t dead which is the normal course of events.  This game is anything but normal. Germany is still hanging in there with it’s nothing to seeContinue reading “I never said WHICH Christmas it would be over by : Diplomacy 2014/15 Spring 1904”

Not quite over by xmas – Turn 6 results

And there’s where it stands at xmas.  The diplomats are taking a well earned break for the holidays having gotten themselves this far. Germany despite everyone’s best efforts is spending it’s holidays in Denmark.  Italy is enjoying cheap plonk in the costa del dread pirate joe, Russia has gone North to take the icy waters, Austria andContinue reading “Not quite over by xmas – Turn 6 results”