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Thread: Map a land at war

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    Default Map a land at war

    I don't if someone has posted an idea like this before but how we have a comp base around maps depicting a land currently at war. It should show things like the movements of various armies and generals, sites of historical or noteworthy battles and field camps/bases. It can set during any age like fantasy, blackpowder, modern, futuristic hell I would love see if anyone who can be depict a battlemap like this that takes place in space across multiple planets. It could be at any reasonable scale, nothing too huge.

    Just an idea, what do people think?

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    Great idea, indeed!

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    We did a battle challenge once but it was more on a small skirmish scale about and I think the General won it; not sure, been a while. A full nations-at-war kind of thing would be doable.
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    It was a siege map challenge, and I did win (my one and only), but only barely IIRC.
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    I think it was a tie! Wasn't it Sap and the General?

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    According to Immolate's Mapping Challenge Hall of Fame! Steel General and Bohunk were co-winners in the December 2008 challenge

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    Definitly voted yes. This matches with the theme of the world some of maps are starting to build.
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    This is an awesome idea. I actually wanted to try something like this; if it's for a Challenge, even better.
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    sounds like a cool challenge... I vote AYE
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