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by Shockwave^
Sun Jul 23, 2006 11:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Defcon Release Date Drawing Pool
Replies: 263
Views: 52390

A little rubbish that people now 'cash in' on the later news, meaning those of us here early are actually the least likely to win. :( And yes, I'm biased. I was the only person with a guess at that end of the year at ALL, at one point! :P
by Shockwave^
Wed Apr 19, 2006 12:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Defcon Release Date Drawing Pool
Replies: 263
Views: 52390

Knowing full well it's outside of the actual guessrange....

I'd like to take October 15th please.

Why?
Monday, October 15, 1962: A U-2 reconnaissance aircraft, piloted by Richard Heyser, reveals several SS-4 nuclear missiles in Cuba.


The start of the Cuban Missile Crisis, of course. :)
by Shockwave^
Wed Apr 19, 2006 12:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Map before 1990?
Replies: 16
Views: 6228

I'd say that makes sense, although I don't know for definite.

The period that influences the game most is the mid-late 80's, when the Cold War was at it's peak. It would make sense that Germany would still be split at this time.

Also, you couldn't have the U.S.S.R otherwise. :)

- Shockwave
by Shockwave^
Tue Apr 18, 2006 9:14 pm
Forum: Introversion News
Topic: Call for DEFCON beta testers
Replies: 306
Views: 126199

Hi everyone, I'd like to thank Dirty Harry Potter (long standing associate) for alerting me about the Defcon beta. I applied a good... I don't know, 30 or 40 seconds later. :) Just felt a quick 'Hello!' would also be appropriate, I've been keeping a beady eye on Defcon for some time, such a simple, ...

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