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  • Andrew Peiman
    Oct 6, 2005
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      --- "Mark Kinkead @ Killer Bee Software" <mok@...> wrote:

      > Gunther,
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      > You should check out what has happened to Empire Deluxe while you have been gone. The
      > "Internet Edition" is very popular amongst classic fans and the "Enhanced Edition" is
      > popular amongst those that want to add to the game.
      >
      > Demos for both can be found at http://killerbeesoftware.com/kbsgames/demos
      >
      > General info can be found at http://killerbeesoftware.com
      >
      > --Mark
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      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: Andy Young
      > To: empire-deluxe@yahoogroups.com
      > Sent: Wednesday, October 05, 2005 4:29 PM
      > Subject: Re: [empire-deluxe] Introduction
      >
      >
      > Gunther, my old enemy, welcome back. I think we played in a 3 on 3 game sometime in
      > the last century. This group is a good place to start. You can look for opponents in
      > Givoni's ED Ladder
      > http://www.givoni.com/empire/
      >
      > Your proposed set up is odd, I think that adding computer players introduces a random
      > factor that can easily tilt the game heavily in favour of the player who is farthest
      > away from the AI, but I'll try anything once.
      >
      > --
      > GeneralError
      >
      > Gunther Herzog <gruumsh@...> wrote:
      > Greetings, Group!
      >
      > I'm an old-time Empire player (from before there was such a thing as
      > Windows), but am relatively new to playing it online. I just got back
      > into the game after a long sebbatical.
      >
      > I could not get the CD version to run under Windows 2000 Pro (I kept
      > getting a "Wrong Windows Versin" error), but the freebie version
      > available on the various sites works fine (go figure). Incidentally I
      > still can not get the setup for the scenario disk to run. Does anyone
      > know where I can simply snag the scenarios as a ZIP or RAR archive?
      > I'd love to get a game going in the Russian Revolution map.
      >
      > Anyway, what is the most common/popular method? My schedule seems to
      > preculude "live" play, so I'm primarily interested in getting a PBEM
      > going, ideally with at least 3 people.
      >
      > Proposed scenario:
      >
      > Random map, 90 x 140, no wrapping
      >
      > All human players at advantage 2 for combat & productivity
      > Computer players:
      > 1 at Combat Adv 3, Prod Adv 1
      > 1 at Combat Adv 1, Prod Adv 3
      >
      > Chow for now,
      > Gunther
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