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Re: A New Asia Map

Postby benga on Sun Jul 18, 2010 12:15 pm

Industrial Helix wrote:Drop the colons.

Modern Asia.


the.killing.44 wrote:Asian Countries


or just simple Asia Map

it would be nice to have a new Asia map
as this one is just bad for my eyes
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Re: A New Asia Map

Postby Industrial Helix on Sun Jul 18, 2010 5:28 pm

Something just occurred to me. You could do an inset around NK and SK and then be able to approach the islands of Japan separately.
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Re: A New Asia Map

Postby AndyDufresne on Tue Jul 20, 2010 1:06 pm

Since this map, in its current idea, looks mostly to be a political map, perhaps naming it 'Asian Nations' would cover the area and idea?


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Re: A New Asia Map

Postby ender516 on Tue Jul 20, 2010 2:55 pm

I think it's time for Peter Gibbons to decide on a name for his map, or to run a poll with any candidate names he wants to include from the many nominees already posted. It seems like the name is just about the only thing anyone is discussing here (IH's recent post is the exception).
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Re: A New Asia Map

Postby AndyDufresne on Tue Jul 20, 2010 4:00 pm

ender516 wrote:I think it's time for Peter Gibbons to decide on a name for his map, or to run a poll with any candidate names he wants to include from the many nominees already posted. It seems like the name is just about the only thing anyone is discussing here (IH's recent post is the exception).

Probably because we are all waiting on a graphic update!


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Re: A New Asia Map

Postby Raskholnikov on Tue Jul 20, 2010 5:55 pm

The States of Asia, then. There are Asian nations currently without states (Kurds, Palestinians, Tibetans etc). I am not arguing they all should, but what we have here are the states' boundaries. There IS a difference.
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Re: A New Asia Map

Postby the.killing.44 on Tue Jul 20, 2010 6:00 pm

Priority should be keeping it under Asia in the clusterfuck of a map selection menu CC has. It took me a long time to realize we had a China map because it was under Greater China.
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Re: A New Asia Map

Postby Raskholnikov on Thu Jul 22, 2010 5:17 am

How about Pan Asia? It's both catchy and appropriate.
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Re: A New Asia Map

Postby The Bison King on Wed Aug 04, 2010 8:45 am

What's holding this up?
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Re: A New Asia Map

Postby MrBenn on Fri Aug 06, 2010 12:58 pm

The Bison King wrote:What's holding this up?

My lack of motivation :|
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Re: A New Asia Map

Postby The Bison King on Fri Aug 06, 2010 1:05 pm

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Re: A New Asia Map

Postby The Bison King on Thu Aug 19, 2010 1:07 am

Well there certainly isn't a lack of interest. I for one would love to see this map continue forward!
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Re: A New Asia Map

Postby ender516 on Thu Aug 19, 2010 8:14 am

Sadly, considering the number of posts lately, it looks like there might be a lack of interest, but that may be due to the lack of updates and the long fruitless discussion about the name of the map.
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Re: A New Asia Map

Postby thenobodies80 on Thu Aug 19, 2010 11:38 am

I absolutely love the idea to have a new Asia map to play! :)
A couple of quick thoughts:

- the name is the last important thing right now. For now use something like Greater Asia....or leave a new asia map.
- Azerbaijan, Georgia and Armenia looks weird...if possible i'd like to see another inset like the one used with Israel
- You should "cut" (or make gray) a part of Papua New guinea to match the real indonesian borders.
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http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/3/34/Indonesia_2002_CIA_map.png/800px-Indonesia_2002_CIA_map.png
- Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan, Baharein and Qatar, Malaysia and Singapore will surely create you some problems....lot of countries in so few space... :?
- The island labelled as indonesia is Sulawesi or Celebes

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Re: A New Asia Map

Postby MrBenn on Sat Aug 21, 2010 5:04 pm

Well, it seems like people want to see an update, so an update they shall get!

This is where I currently am in terms of insets etc:

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