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What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Poll ended at Tue Feb 01, 2011 11:31 pm

Chicago
10
3%
Fractured America
29
8%
Atlantis
16
4%
Japan
40
11%
13 Colonies
12
3%
Monsters
9
2%
Dawn of Ages
6
2%
Nordic Countries
13
4%
Unification Germany
10
3%
Unification Italy
6
2%
Central America
4
1%
Good Morning Woodboro!
9
2%
South Africa 2010 World Cup
14
4%
Stalingrad
26
7%
Macedonia
16
4%
Napoleonic Europe
60
16%
Thyseneal
1
0%
Cricket: Silly Mid On
4
1%
Lunar War
11
3%
Orient Express 1883
5
1%
Cyprus
7
2%
México
2
1%
First Nations of South America
26
7%
Celtic Seven Nations
8
2%
Christmas Map
17
5%
Flanders 1302
9
2%
 
Total votes : 370

Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby Raskholnikov on Sun Jan 09, 2011 7:21 pm

Well I am really humbled to see how many of you all like Napoleonic Europe. I still have the first draft, drawn by hand, on a piece of paper, and am amazed what Kab and ender managed to do with it to arrive at the final version. Biased or not, my vote goes to it - but I must say that, from an artistic point of view, I truly love Japan - its simplicity, balance and fidelity to its theme are a model of design and execution. However, from a purely creative point of view, Dawn of Ages is truly a work of art - its hand-drawn black ink on old parchment is simply masterful, and so is it adaptation of various folk legends into a coherent whole.

All in all, rather than just one map, my vote for this year goes to Kab as 2010's outstanding mapmaker - and given his King's Court and Fall of Roman Empire, it will be hard to supplant him in 2011... Thanks for everything Kab! Working with you was both a pleasure and a privilege...
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby jefjef on Sun Jan 09, 2011 8:52 pm

Their are 4 maps on here that are favorites. All for different reason. How about you give us more than 1 vote. ;)
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby HighlanderAttack on Sun Jan 09, 2011 9:04 pm

I agree with more votes

My two were:

Monsters
Woodboro

I like many of the other ones but these two were my favorites
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby shocked439 on Mon Jan 10, 2011 1:32 am

Voted woodboro but I could've went with Nordic countries or the world cup map or lunar war.

It was a great year in the foundry, I'm looking forward to what 2011 will bring with some quality betas already out there.
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby Blinkadyblink on Mon Jan 10, 2011 2:34 am

I had to vote for Napoleonic Europe.
Honorable mention to 13 Colonies, Stalingrad (still haven't figured that one out) Thyseneal, Nordic Countries, and Christmas.
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby Big Yuma Ripper on Mon Jan 10, 2011 2:16 pm

dawn of Ages
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby ws1 on Mon Jan 10, 2011 7:16 pm

None of the above
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby fumandomuerte on Tue Jan 11, 2011 3:06 am

If I was to decide in terms of the gameplay no doubt I'll pick Stalingrad.
Graphically I'd have to declare a tie among at least 5 maps (like Flanders, Cyprus, Napoleonic, etc.).
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby roadhawg on Tue Jan 11, 2011 3:54 am

I have started playing Fractured America and the panel says thumbs up =D>
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby grifftron on Tue Jan 11, 2011 5:23 am

Lunar war hands down!

More like the best map that is and is to come baby!
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby Sprechen on Wed Jan 12, 2011 4:12 pm

Napoleonic Europe 1812
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby DubWarrior on Thu Jan 13, 2011 7:45 am

Remarkable much popularity of the Napoleontic map. I like the theme but never really get the map, should play a bit more on it than. Was a very nice year and fun to have an own map in this top (Flanders 1302) ;)
I loved for gameplay Nordic, woodboro and Dawn of ages. Graphically i like South America, Celtics (yes, finally hand drawn maps!), Mexico and Japan, but my favorite is a great map in any way, Fractured America. Love the graphics, the gameplay, objectives, even the storyline. Thumbs up!!!
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby drwho1979 on Thu Jan 13, 2011 8:21 pm

South Africa 2010 World Cup - Limited Edition..........
and then Napoleonic Europe.......... and then Good Morning Woodboro
and then..........:lol:
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby AndyDufresne on Thu Jan 13, 2011 8:55 pm

It was a tough choice for me, between Macedonia and Japan...but I went with Macedonia. But Japan gets an honorable mention in my post.


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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby GeneralRisk on Sat Jan 15, 2011 9:45 am

stalingrad...........I like it so much that I have played it over 500 times!
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby MrBenn on Sat Jan 15, 2011 10:08 am

It would be interesting to have a run-off vote between the top 5 or so maps
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby Red Army! on Sun Jan 16, 2011 6:17 am

Stalingrad
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby musteriuz on Wed Jan 19, 2011 11:52 am

It's a real pity the remade "Classic" isn't on here - that's the most beautiful map on CC.
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby Lalloq on Tue Jan 25, 2011 7:55 am

I didn't try all these maps, but Napoleonic is really nice !
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby Master Fenrir on Wed Jan 26, 2011 1:19 pm

I can't believe Fractured America has more votes than Stalingrad. Also, Thyseneal has just one vote. Poor Bison King...
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby MrBenn on Wed Jan 26, 2011 8:58 pm

Master Fenrir wrote:I can't believe Fractured America has more votes than Stalingrad. Also, Thyseneal has just one vote. Poor Bison King...

Mexico has only 2 votes (neither of them mine), so the race for last place could be close :lol:
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby isaiah40 on Thu Jan 27, 2011 11:27 am

Master Fenrir wrote:I can't believe Fractured America has more votes than Stalingrad.


Either can I! So I am honored to be able to be in 3rd for my first map on CC :P
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby natty dread on Thu Jan 27, 2011 3:10 pm

If I add together all the votes for my maps, I can barely take 4th place :mrgreen:
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby MrBenn on Wed Feb 02, 2011 5:56 am

Well, the poll has finished, and it looks like Napoleonic Europe has come out on top. =D>

I have taken the liberty of sorting the poll results in order of votes:
show: What is your favorite new map of 2010


I have also taken the liberty of producing some alternative stats, which are based on a crude measure based on the total number of games and the date of quench:
show: Average number of games per day


Interesting, huh?
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Re: What is your favorite new map of 2010?

Postby Industrial Helix on Wed Feb 02, 2011 9:13 am

Hell yeah, 13 Colonies is up towards the top!! But then again, it's been around since January 2010 and maybe developed a following. But look where Napoleonic Europe is and hits been around a lot less longer. But over all, it seems the limited edition maps are quite popular.
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