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by Srf
Thu Apr 26, 2018 2:47 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: Tales of Valour
Replies: 3
Views: 146

Re: Tales of Valour

Qorqalvaqa, 2009 My host Siyrg gently knocks on my bedroom door at exactly 07:00. "Sorry to wake you, Sam (pronounced "Sem" in his thick accented Praetannic). We rise early here!" I smile, and assure Siyrg that it's really no problem. The gentle thunder of artillery guns has kep...
by Srf
Tue Apr 10, 2018 9:42 am
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: Tales of Valour
Replies: 3
Views: 146

Re: Tales of Valour

Freiburg Dear Mother, Happy new year! The communists have rung in 2002 with their usual firework display and are busy shelling our district again. They must have gotten a new battery up on the hill the other week, because lately the amount of incoming has been simply withering - although nothing da...
by Srf
Thu Sep 21, 2017 2:14 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: Ganar Dinero
Replies: 2
Views: 1260

Re: Ganar Dinero

Post OST Puerto Mercedes, July 1975 In a leafy, exclusive suburb of Puerto Mercedes one house was a little unlike its neighbors. Men in loudly printed cotton shirts strutted across neat lawns toting submachine guns, discretely tucking them into the crooks of their arms as young children ran past, c...
by Srf
Mon Sep 11, 2017 10:40 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: Ganar Dinero
Replies: 2
Views: 1260

Ganar Dinero

Opening credits Puerto Mercedes, 1975 The downtown district of Puerto Mercedes was cast into dramatic shadows around early afternoon, as new glass and steel skyscrapers shielded the grubby streets from the burning equatorial sun. In street-level Fondas, school children and blue-collar workers sat a...
by Srf
Sun Jul 30, 2017 1:20 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: Two Yaks and a Dragon
Replies: 3
Views: 996

Re: Two Yaks and a Dragon

Private diary, recovered from checkpoint Bangaad E-N10 (post-engagement). 8th May 1980 First day assigned to Bangaad E-N10 (that’s Bangaad environ, 10th checkpoint North). I’m here with twenty other guys and a platoon of UPA from Bangaad. We can’t really communicate that well, but we manage. They h...
by Srf
Sun Jul 30, 2017 1:17 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: Two Yaks and a Dragon
Replies: 3
Views: 996

Re: Two Yaks and a Dragon

Excerpts from “Death by a thousand cuts – the Failed War in Uiriland” published 1999, Nampata Book Company Ltd Bangaad – the first Sharfic folly Sharfland’s opening assault into Uiri on March 11, 1980, was a rapid advance to the north and south of Uiri’s westernmost city, Bangaad, followed by an en...
by Srf
Sun Jul 30, 2017 1:15 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: Two Yaks and a Dragon
Replies: 3
Views: 996

Re: Two Yaks and a Dragon

Vorga, People’s Democratic Sharfic Republic, 1979 “I hope that you understand, ambassador, that this is becoming increasingly unacceptable” Songian ambassador to the Sharfic PDR Yu Xiaobo nodded gravely as the man whose’ office he was standing in stated the obvious. “Indeed it is, Secretary Chubayan...
by Srf
Sun Jul 30, 2017 1:14 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: Two Yaks and a Dragon
Replies: 3
Views: 996

Two Yaks and a Dragon

Khasa, Uirian Kingdom, 1967 The Uirian steppe could never really be called warm. Outside of a short, burning hot three month summer, even the sun lost its ability to heat the air on the high flat steppe that covered almost 80% of the country. Within a half-hour of dusk, the warmth of the sun had al...
by Srf
Mon May 01, 2017 8:53 pm
Forum: The Library
Topic: SMSworld fragile states index
Replies: 3
Views: 2120

Re: SMSworld fragile states index

Sharfland (92: ALERT) ⋅  Social indicators (30) ⋅  Demographic pressures: 8 Sharfland has a rapidly growing young population that is currently situated mainly in the countryside, where population density is low. Several areas have not yet recovered from the severe food i...
by Srf
Mon May 01, 2017 7:36 pm
Forum: The Library
Topic: SMSworld fragile states index
Replies: 3
Views: 2120

SMSworld fragile states index

Some sperg we can all work on together: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fragile_States_Index Basically give your country a score of 0-10 (0 lowest, 10 highest) in each of the following categories and post I T T: Social indicators Demographic pressures: Pressures deriving from high volume population de...

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