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by mythos
2021-01-16 10:06, Saturday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)
Replies: 15
Views: 210

Re: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)

. Day 1: Arrival and Battle of Drassen Starting our quest to liberate Arulco from dictatorship and evil. The arrival was pleasant... http://i.imgur.com/79x5qSN.jpg ...the people are inviting... http://i.imgur.com/1BNkMMC.jpg ...what could go wrong, right ? At least that rebel leader is an inspirati...
by mythos
2021-01-15 23:07, Friday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)
Replies: 15
Views: 210

Re: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)

Yeah i will never forget the code: XEP624 :lol It's in my brain since i was a child. :toast when i started the game after so long for the first time, i only clicked the mail to get the link and a moment later i was already at the page to enter name+nickname, wondering "wait, what did i do just now ...
by mythos
2021-01-15 22:31, Friday
Forum: Campaign Challenges
Topic: MTC generally rules discussion
Replies: 29
Views: 433

Re: MTC generally rules discussion

Questions: is it allowed to replay MTCs at a later time - how will the results be accounted for ?
by mythos
2021-01-15 22:28, Friday
Forum: Campaign Challenges
Topic: mythosov's MTC I ~~ RAC @100 ~~ STOPPED
Replies: 14
Views: 600

Re: mythosov's MTC I ~~ RAC @100 ~~ STOPPED

I am officially stopping this playthrough. The campaign is great, from what i have seen, and fun :twink However, OG (by extension with PG2) has been in my yearly playing list for over 20 years now and i am feeling worn out when it comes to playing - i need a longer break to recover my fighting spirit.
by mythos
2021-01-15 11:37, Friday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)
Replies: 15
Views: 210

Re: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)

More write up time... Character Creation and other stuff added Texts and pictures. This was the first time i added thumbnails to a post of mine *proud* :lol Meet the Team added The starting characters. When newcomers arrive i will also post their statistics picutres there - instead of during the "ca...
by mythos
2021-01-15 03:26, Friday
Forum: Equipment Files
Topic: LXF Efile
Replies: 33
Views: 1512

Re: LXF Efile

:banana :bow
Great choice :cool
by mythos
2021-01-15 03:13, Friday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)
Replies: 15
Views: 210

Re: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)

Sorry for the delay, i'm recently having health issues - and i had a lot of trouble picking the starting team. The trickery around the latter is: - i have played with all of the "interesting" mercs already - i like to experience something new when re-playing - IMP mercs have less dialogue than AIM/M...
by mythos
2021-01-15 01:58, Friday
Forum: Campaign Challenges
Topic: MTC generally rules discussion
Replies: 29
Views: 433

Re: MTC generally rules discussion

I've been thinking about a second MTC, including the rules, but haven't made a final choice yet. If other players have suggestions for campaign selection, they would like to publish them here. Suggestions are welcome. I don't know the exact criteria by which a CC is choosen, but i assume: - somethi...
by mythos
2021-01-13 23:46, Wednesday
Forum: Campaign Challenges
Topic: MTC generally rules discussion
Replies: 29
Views: 433

Re: MTC generally rules discussion

At this point, I would also like to ask Mythos to make a binding statement as to whether he wants to end or break off the MTC. Elsewhere, I had already approved an extension to the end of March. I had some health issues recently (that's why the JA2 thread didn't continue), also i was under the impr...
by mythos
2021-01-13 23:44, Wednesday
Forum: Campaign Challenges
Topic: mythkrieg: RCC ~~ CC50 @100
Replies: 18
Views: 1320

Re: mythkrieg: RCC ~~ CC50 @100

Please don't archive this thread. I will am going to finish the campaign :salute
by mythos
2021-01-13 05:28, Wednesday
Forum: Campaign Challenges
Topic: MTC generally rules discussion
Replies: 29
Views: 433

Re: MTC generally rules discussion

Just for the record , i am strongly against a "All BV" setting, simply because in my understanding a MTC should generate the best tank with the most possible kills in a campaign ever. So it should be the player's descision to decide wether he/she goes for a BV or regular V or TV. Only BV gives a pr...
by mythos
2021-01-13 01:39, Wednesday
Forum: Campaign Challenges
Topic: MTC generally rules discussion
Replies: 29
Views: 433

Re: MTC generally rules discussion

Parabellum and I had a little conversation about rules in the german Raiders PG2 forum. I asked who the overall winner of the MTC is: The person who heads the table for most kill or the person who was the best overall in all three ratings? I am in favor of the fact that all three ratings should cou...
by mythos
2021-01-09 05:35, Saturday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)
Replies: 15
Views: 210

Re: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)

:bullhorn i have written up Abbreviations, Game Basics and Superstitions (though superstitions are still missing).
by mythos
2021-01-08 20:20, Friday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)
Replies: 15
Views: 210

Re: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)

actually i don't have it... have JA & Deadly games. guess that means i never played it, correction. it was first one i remembered properly and how i had no idea what to do (been kid) and then killed all civilians on first map section, before dying a lot :) found version of some post 2010 game "from...
by mythos
2021-01-07 22:30, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)
Replies: 15
Views: 210

Re: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)

Btw, do you train your mercs by exploiting some "features"? Like punching all the cows on every farm or operating dozens of broken and jammed guns. Carry a lot of weight into the next sector and abort the travel, then let them travel again, abort, travel... ? When i was younger i did a lot of that ...
by mythos
2021-01-07 22:14, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)
Replies: 15
Views: 210

Re: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)

. Meet the Team This post is dedicated to the characters accompanying me through the journey. I will sporadically replace older screenshots with newer ones, to keep track of their development. The Brain http://i.imgur.com/WbRzjKU.jpg Deputies/Squad Leaders are not that great fighters, but they help...
by mythos
2021-01-07 22:12, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)
Replies: 15
Views: 210

Re: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)

. Character Creation and other stuff Character Creation JA2 allows creating an "IMP", sort of your personal merc for the game. 113 expanded on this by recycling open slots. IIRC, at the moment 25 IMPs are hypothetically possible - hypothetical, because there are "only" 10 portraits and 8 voices for...
by mythos
2021-01-07 22:12, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)
Replies: 15
Views: 210

Re: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)

pictures missing . Abbreviations, Game Basics and Superstitions Abbreviations The following should be all the terms, that i will be using often. * game related JA2 - Jagged Alliance 2 1.13 - JA2-113 / v1.13 / etc, relate to the JA2 v1.13 community-patch-turned-modding-platform AFS - Arulco Folding ...
by mythos
2021-01-07 22:11, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)
Replies: 15
Views: 210

Lets Play "Jagged Alliance 2" with mods (no videos)

Greetings generals and welocme to my Jaggeds Alliance 2 LP/AAR thread :howdy Jagged Alliance 2 was released in the late 1990's. It includes a "tactical" part and a "strategical" part. In tactical, you explore sectors, interact with NPCs (both in real-time, usually) and do "direct" combat (the latter...
by mythos
2021-01-07 21:37, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: What other games do you play ?
Replies: 76
Views: 10727

Re: What other games do you play ?

i prefer NCTH over OCTH What does that mean? NCTH and OCTH? Old Chance To Hit New Chance To Hit 2 exclusive CTH systems. OCTH is closer to vanilla gameplay with its long range combat, while NCTH added/reworked several factors (like bullet drop and overall accuracy) creating a different CTH model - ...
by mythos
2021-01-07 21:01, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: What other games do you play ?
Replies: 76
Views: 10727

Re: What other games do you play ?

My installation is quite old and i always feared, that it will stop working when i change something or i never get it to work again when i reinstall the whole thing. Actually it is pretty stable but later in the game i sometimes experienced crashes to desktop or black screen which sometimes ended t...
by mythos
2021-01-06 19:56, Wednesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: What other games do you play ?
Replies: 76
Views: 10727

Re: What other games do you play ?

Yea, the game's dialogues are probably the best part of it :lol With fun stories i meant the most interesting events or tactis you used. Maybe i used the wrong word :bonk No, all good - just the usual "babylonic language confusion" of international forums :) I am also using the 1.13 mod, paired with...
by mythos
2021-01-06 16:35, Wednesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: What other games do you play ?
Replies: 76
Views: 10727

Re: What other games do you play ?

Anyone interested ? sure, sure Mytho whatever you choose :) classic, which i did not play much in own time (just liked first one, i remeber duying too much) but maybe you get me inetersted again, it's in collection :yes Yes, the initial learning curve can be a little steep (especially with the newe...
by mythos
2021-01-05 18:09, Tuesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: What other games do you play ?
Replies: 76
Views: 10727

Re: What other games do you play ?

Goodie :) Shall i: - do a listing of "game basics" (like "CTH depends on ATTRIBUTES and OCTH/NCTH etc" ) or just list mod features, or just list "i decided to have features X+Y active but turn off A+B" - also list (some important) ini changes i made ? I guess some of that stuff could be interesting ...
by mythos
2021-01-05 16:51, Tuesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: What other games do you play ?
Replies: 76
Views: 10727

Re: What other games do you play ?

the english wiki article doesn't describe it in detail, but in german: Traditionelles Bogenschießen similar to these japanese ladies? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jl7Zjq8X7IA :stress sorry, i had overlooked your posting :o Yes, like these, or this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DBxdTkddHaE Any...
by mythos
2021-01-01 15:24, Friday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic
Replies: 395
Views: 32098

Re: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic

Oma G...i never thought i would a) see 3.14" again and b) that they could make nice sounds :rollin

Anyway, more "clasical" music :lol
Zander Zon - Star Wars
Davie504 - Star Wars
Stuart Edge - Star Wars


EDIT:
Links fixed :o
by mythos
2021-01-01 05:38, Friday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic
Replies: 395
Views: 32098

Re: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic

:thud If bach was a metal bassist :scratch actually.....lets continue: classic meets modern day :banana If Beethoven was a metal bassist... Tina S - Vivaldi Tribute Tina S - Moonlight Sonata Son of a Bach - Badinerie Son of a Bach - Bourrée Laura Lace - Vivaldi Tribute Laura Lace - Hungarian Dance ...
by mythos
2020-12-31 23:32, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic
Replies: 395
Views: 32098

Re: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic

Parabellum wrote:
2020-12-31 22:20, Thursday
Du wiederholst gern meine musikalischen Empfehlungen?

Vielleicht zuviel Wodka?


Oh Em Gee :D

Okay okay... lets get something new :lol
What if Bach was a metal bassist ? :thud
If bach was a metal bassist
by mythos
2020-12-31 22:49, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic
Replies: 395
Views: 32098

Re: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic

http://www.greensmilies.com/smile/smiley_emoticons_titten_zensiert.gif boobs alarm :cool /url] :scratch jolene is boobalicious of course https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G2h7eUp7h_o However.... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zx37mfDRpyk Oh...wait...there is no plan to do a rical stuff here :o Anywa...
by mythos
2020-12-31 17:54, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic
Replies: 395
Views: 32098

Re: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic

Since there is no fireworks allowed (in my country at least) and fireworks are made of metal, how about ending the year with other kinds of "metal" stuff :lol Gloryhammer - Live at Wacken 2019 Dropkick Murphys - Live at Resurrection 2017 Frog Leap - Live at Wacken 2019 EDIT: The band has been presen...
by mythos
2020-12-31 17:48, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Happy New Year!
Replies: 11
Views: 688

Re: Happy New Year!

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:toast happy new year, good luck and good health everybody :party
by mythos
2020-12-24 19:44, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Merry Christmas 2020
Replies: 14
Views: 207

Re: Merry Christmas 2020

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Merry Christmas everybody, a peaceful time and good health :celebrate
by mythos
2020-12-22 15:10, Tuesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Partizan medals (no videos) ~~ DONE
Replies: 9
Views: 123

Re: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Partizan medals (no videos) ~~ DONE

too bad not something in turns, as i said when you started playing. [..] nonetheless, hope you repeat similar thing sometimes, like to read and collect games.... Good news: i found an old school turn-based game that ate a lot of my freetime in the past 2 decades - and which i haven't played for 5-6...
by mythos
2020-12-20 07:20, Sunday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Partizan medals (no videos) ~~ DONE
Replies: 9
Views: 123

Re: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Partizan medals (no videos) ~~ DONE

amusing story, is Wolf some German defector fighting for revolution with Wallachian hat on, usually worn by Serb guerillas, maybe it's some secret operation as didn't follow story :lol I didn't tell much of the story - it would have blown the 3 threads (admittedly: the Axis thread got blown anyway ...
by mythos
2020-12-19 18:53, Saturday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Partizan medals (no videos) ~~ DONE
Replies: 9
Views: 123

Re: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Partizan medals (no videos) ~~ DONE

. Conclusion [/size] I am usually not a fan of playing only with auxiliary units. However, with the music, "density" of action, topic and overall shortness this was actually pretty fun. Also, i liked it alot that vehicles were really just a sideshow. Of course i am a little disappointed by wrong na...
by mythos
2020-12-19 18:44, Saturday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Partizan medals (no videos) ~~ DONE
Replies: 9
Views: 123

Re: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Partizan medals (no videos) ~~ DONE

. 4) No Easy Way Out [/size] Main Goals 1) Keep your supply depot secured. 2) Use Wolf to plant explosives to the marked areas of the bridge. 3) Bring Wolf to the marked location. --> 300 prestige total Optional 1) Destroy the German artillery. (50 prestige) Secret 1) Radar station captured. (75 pr...
by mythos
2020-12-19 18:34, Saturday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Partizan medals (no videos) ~~ DONE
Replies: 9
Views: 123

Re: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Partizan medals (no videos) ~~ DONE

. 3) Reclaiming Belgrade [/size] Main Goals 1) Recruit new Partisans. 2) Arm the villagers with stolen German weapons. 3) Destroy 75% of the Flaks before they reach German lines. 4) Destroy 50% of the panzers before they reach German lines. 5) Break through German lines with the help of the Russian...
by mythos
2020-12-19 18:33, Saturday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Partizan medals (no videos) ~~ DONE
Replies: 9
Views: 123

Re: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Partizan medals (no videos) ~~ DONE

. 2) Running the Gauntlet [/size] Main Goals 1) Escort Tito and Churchill to safety. --> 150 prestige total Optional 1) Tito's staff must survive. (50 prestige) Secret 1) Overhead tramway used. (50 prestige) 2) All supply containers collected. (50 prestige) 3) Mine cart used. (50 prestige) Specials...
by mythos
2020-12-19 18:32, Saturday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Partizan medals (no videos) ~~ DONE
Replies: 9
Views: 123

Re: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Partizan medals (no videos) ~~ DONE

. 1) Operation Sheathed Saber [/size] Main Goals 1) Find the Partisan camp. 2) Sergio DeAngelis must get to the Italian HQ. 3) Capture a plane for Sergio. --> 350 prestige total Optional 1) Find more Partisans. (50 prestige) Secret 1) Secret passage behind the waterfall found. (50 prestige) Special...
by mythos
2020-12-19 18:30, Saturday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Partizan medals (no videos) ~~ DONE
Replies: 9
Views: 123

Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Partizan medals (no videos) ~~ DONE

:howdy greetings generals and welcome to my [all Partizan reward medals] challenge for "Codename: Panzers Phase 2" (CPP2 for short). Not sure if i have ever seen all Partizan medals, definitively 2-3 though. The Partizan campaign is unique in that you never control "actual" core units. Each scenario...
by mythos
2020-12-18 12:30, Friday
Forum: Open General
Topic: PG2-like Airplanes vs. Air Missions
Replies: 31
Views: 758

Re: PG2-like Airplanes vs. Air Missions

randowe wrote:
2020-12-18 07:51, Friday
Actually there is no answer. There are so many inaccuracies that come with turn based games.
With games in general, but i understand what you mean.
by mythos
2020-12-18 06:22, Friday
Forum: Open General
Topic: PG2-like Airplanes vs. Air Missions
Replies: 31
Views: 758

Re: PG2-like Airplanes vs. Air Missions

Has the date ever been of any relevance? [..] To me the game is timeless! There is no time, just turns. One turn can be everything you want! Of course i set a correct date when i build a scenario in Suite, but that's all. You are right of course: the game terms of "date" and "turn length" are just ...
by mythos
2020-12-17 16:52, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Axis medals challenge (no videos) ~~ DONE
Replies: 18
Views: 1591

Re: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Axis medals challenge (no videos) ~~ DONE

"wanting" and "doing" are 2 different things :P

Please don't spam over (a technically closed thread's) important news.

mythos wrote:
2020-12-17 13:31, Thursday
mythos wrote:
2020-08-22 17:07, Saturday
Simplified walkthrough
All image links fixed.
I wasn't aware that the direct links are only for a couple... days ? weeks ? dunno.
by mythos
2020-12-17 15:01, Thursday
Forum: Open General
Topic: PG2-like Airplanes vs. Air Missions
Replies: 31
Views: 758

Re: PG2-like Airplanes vs. Air Missions

Me too am not fully happy with the system...or rather "not happy anymore": now, 20-25 years after the first campaign played, i know different games with different systems. To me, the whole issue evovles around the supply of aircraft (*). A game turn is usually a couple hours to a couple days (i have...
by mythos
2020-12-17 14:09, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Allied medals (no videos) ~~ DONE
Replies: 11
Views: 257

Re: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Allied medals (no videos) ~~ DONE

. Fixes, Additions and Campaign Aftermath Guns and Vehicles Discussion General info added: All vehicles have lights. These can be turned on and off during night scenarios. If off, units have 25% sight range penalty. If on, the penalty is removed, but units can be seen from farther away (there will ...
by mythos
2020-12-17 13:31, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Axis medals challenge (no videos) ~~ DONE
Replies: 18
Views: 1591

Re: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Axis medals challenge (no videos) ~~ DONE

mythos wrote:
2020-08-22 17:07, Saturday
Simplified walkthrough
All image links fixed.
I wasn't aware that the direct links are only for a couple... days ? weeks ? dunno.
by mythos
2020-12-16 21:37, Wednesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Allied medals (no videos) ~~ DONE
Replies: 11
Views: 257

Re: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Allied medals (no videos)

. 11) Headquarters 4 [/size] Sold 2x Flamer 2x Medic 2x MG Explosives of both Rifles Upgraded 2x Grant to Pershing (for free) 2x M7 Priest to Pershing 2x Tank Crew to M7 Downgraded 2x Archer to M7 Bought Ammo Truck Repair Truck Binoculars and Mine Detectors for both Rifles Remaining Prestige 36 Cor...
by mythos
2020-12-15 12:57, Tuesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Allied medals (no videos) ~~ DONE
Replies: 11
Views: 257

Re: Lets Play "Codename: Panzers Phase 2", all Allied medals (no videos)

. 9) Headquarters 3 [/size] Sold Magnetic Mines of both Rifles Upgraded 2x Archer to M7 Priest (crews with the highest XP) Valentine to M3 Grant Tank Crew to M3 Grant (the survivors of Val no.2, which got destroyed late during Tunis) Bought 2x US Tank Crew 2x Repair Truck Ammo Truck 2x US Sniper wi...