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Postby KEYOGI on Wed Oct 25, 2006 11:04 am

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Postby AndyDufresne on Wed Oct 25, 2006 2:54 pm

Get a full map up so there can be made a comparison.


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Postby happysadfun on Wed Oct 25, 2006 3:36 pm

Maybe an Indo Australian plate... you could combine your efforts with Gavin's to create a really big map.
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Postby BD Juzza on Wed Oct 25, 2006 6:51 pm

Yeah we need the full map but i like the idea that you are taking on the Australian map aswell because i agree i dont really like what there doing with the other one.
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Postby KEYOGI on Wed Oct 25, 2006 7:09 pm

Okay, here's the whole map. First draft, so please make as many suggestions as you like as to borders, territory names, etc. I have no idea about bonuses at this stage, I guess there's no point until the territories are final.

Suggestions on the text would be good!

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Postby Spockers on Wed Oct 25, 2006 7:24 pm

Tidy work, one thing i would think it would benefit from is a link (classic map style) from say, Rockhampton to the Pilbra. this would make WA somewhat more accessable and harder to defend (asia like).

I know its a little unrealistic, but yeah.
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Postby KEYOGI on Wed Oct 25, 2006 7:36 pm

Yes, good thinking. I haven't done any external links, not even Melbourne to Tasmania, but I'm hoping people will offer more ideas.

A couple things I'm not sure on are Tasmania/Hobart and ACT/Canberra. Which would people prefere these things called? The ACT I'm not happy with at all, but it's not practical to have such a tiny territory. It would be impossible to label and then number.
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Postby ttocs on Wed Oct 25, 2006 7:38 pm

looks cool, but mabye you should divide alice springs into two different sections.
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Postby KEYOGI on Wed Oct 25, 2006 7:38 pm

I just relised a territory in W.A. is not labled. Any ideas?
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Postby KEYOGI on Wed Oct 25, 2006 7:40 pm

How about moving Kalgoorlie to the unnamed territory and naming that one the Nullabor Plain?
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Postby Spockers on Wed Oct 25, 2006 7:43 pm

I would get rid of the border between Birdsville and Lake Eyre.

Lake Eyre looks like it would be a bastard to defend.
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Postby ttocs on Wed Oct 25, 2006 9:10 pm

KEYOGI wrote:How about moving Kalgoorlie to the unnamed territory and naming that one the Nullabor Plain?


I would probably connect perth to it
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Postby KEYOGI on Wed Oct 25, 2006 9:28 pm

Spockers wrote:I would get rid of the border between Birdsville and Lake Eyre.

Lake Eyre looks like it would be a bastard to defend.


I can't do that, it's a state border. I could make Birdsville a different shape, so it's the only Queensland territory bordering it.
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Postby KEYOGI on Wed Oct 25, 2006 9:31 pm

ttocs wrote:looks cool, but mabye you should divide alice springs into two different sections.


What about an Uluru territory at the bottom of the state?
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Postby Spockers on Wed Oct 25, 2006 10:00 pm

I can't do that, it's a state border. I could make Birdsville a different shape, so it's the only Queensland territory bordering it.


yeah thats what i mean, just lower the line so it dosnt intersect with south aus
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