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by mythos
2020-07-05 09:45, Sunday
Forum: Campaign Challenges
Topic: mythkrieg: RCC ~~ CC50 @100
Replies: 3
Views: 103

Re: mythkrieg: RCC ~~ CC50 @100

. 4) Narvik ~~ last turn BV Bought Kriegsmarine with cheap trucks (-1 Soft Attack and no [N] Marine ability, but +1 each in Initiative and Close Defense over regular inf, while only 12pp more expensive) Upgraded arty proto to 10,5cm leFH with trucks (i wanted to avoid upgrading, but arty units need...
by mythos
2020-07-05 09:25, Sunday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)
Replies: 13
Views: 317

Re: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)

. 6) Operation Battleaxe [/size] Main Goals 1) Lure the British to the marked areas, and destroy them! 2) More British forces inbound! Lure them into the trap. 3) More British forces inbound! Lure them into the trap. --> 250 prestige total Optional 1) Do not let the enemy pilot escape. (50 prestige...
by mythos
2020-07-01 04:01, Wednesday
Forum: Campaign Challenges
Topic: mythkrieg: RCC ~~ CC50 @100
Replies: 3
Views: 103

Re: mythkrieg: RCC ~~ CC50 @100

. 3) Suomussalmi ~~ BV-1 Bought Pz 38 Upgraded Pz II to Pz IV D Remaining Prestige 596 Bought during scenario Bf 109 E (in turn 1) 100pp refit (in turn 3 - halfdead core inf) 78pp refit (in turn 5 - the rcn car in the south was halfdead, out of fuel and haunted by an enemy fighter) Leaders Infanter...
by mythos
2020-06-29 01:35, Monday
Forum: Campaign Challenges
Topic: mythkrieg: RCC ~~ CC50 @100
Replies: 3
Views: 103

Re: mythkrieg: RCC ~~ CC50 @100

. 1) Madrid Offensive ~~ last turn BV Core makeup 2x Infantry with trucks Bridging engineer with trucks Pz II A PSW 222 10,5cm leFH with trucks Bought during scenario SM 84 naval bomber (in turn 1) Ro 37 rcn aircraft (in turn 2 or 3) Ro 37 rcn aircraft (in turn 6) Not much strategy, just push forwa...
by mythos
2020-06-29 01:20, Monday
Forum: Campaign Challenges
Topic: mythkrieg: RCC ~~ CC50 @100
Replies: 3
Views: 103

mythkrieg: RCC ~~ CC50 @100

Greetings generals and welcome to my thread of the Revived Campaign Challenge 50, played together with Para and hoza :howdy I'm slowly returning to OG and what could be more fun than playing a CC with some comrades :) OpenGen 0.93.3.99.RC10 * 13 May 2020 * AI version: Default (0.91) Efile folder: C:...
by mythos
2020-06-29 01:03, Monday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)
Replies: 13
Views: 317

Re: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)

German officer on your screens looks like one would expect from Hollywood or Yugo-com movies of the time, serious and with strong lines (Hardy Krüger) :toast i thought it was only me thinking that :lol forget it, nice game there have fun and hope, since Randowe is done :) you keep up lets play trad...
by mythos
2020-06-28 02:12, Sunday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)
Replies: 13
Views: 317

Re: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)

. 5) Halfaya Pass [/size] Basically the same strategy as before, just that this time i captured - in addition to the guns, "damaged" Dingos and "rescued" German vehicles - 3 Matildas and another Dingo :devil https://i.imgur.com/tsnrmSB.jpg https://i.imgur.com/9mZ7ES7.jpg The tractors, recon cars an...
by mythos
2020-06-24 05:31, Wednesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)
Replies: 13
Views: 317

Re: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)

Decided to stick with the German campaign, after all i never did something like this before. As said above, i change the challenge to "living off the land", with some gun tractors and supply vehicles and lots of infantry. Inf plays the main role, including the "liberation" of enemy vehicles :) Thus,...
by mythos
2020-06-23 06:50, Tuesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)
Replies: 13
Views: 317

Re: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)

. 4) Headquaters II [/size] Sold Snipers (Ita - despite having lots of XP, their lower base damage compared to the Ger version will hurt their overall usefulness) Rifles ( probably officially the most useless core unit) Bought 2x Snipers (Ger) with Binoculars Core makeup (20 of 25 units) - support/...
by mythos
2020-06-23 03:59, Tuesday
Forum: CC62
Topic: The Rise of Paragotchi - CC62 @ 75% done*
Replies: 32
Views: 1076

Re: The Rise of Paragotchi - CC62 @ 75% done*

Congrats :salute
by mythos
2020-06-22 19:43, Monday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic
Replies: 307
Views: 12425

Re: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic

Hi Para :howdy Although i visited some bigger events, i generally don't like to go out on concerts: too many people :scared Especially during the past 15 years i rather went to smaller events (like the small concert hall "MUK" in my town with 1.000-3.000 visitors max) and private parties where i kno...
by mythos
2020-06-19 19:31, Friday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic
Replies: 307
Views: 12425

Re: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic

A few days ago there was a nice documentary about the Texans from ZZ Top on ARTE-TV. A very remarkable band history - over 50 years in unchanged line-up (world record). They celebrated their golden wedding in 2019 :winkgrin . The documentation is still available on the ARTE-TV homepage until 09/09/...
by mythos
2020-06-19 19:05, Friday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)
Replies: 13
Views: 317

Re: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)

Finally found the time for playing - and writing. I need to and will cut down the writing, else the step-by-step guides will take more time than actually playing - no joke, it took me about 2 hours to play this scenario and (now at the time of clicking "submit" ) more than 3 hours to write :eek :wif...
by mythos
2020-06-17 21:44, Wednesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: LAH Campaign
Replies: 4
Views: 269

Re: LAH Campaign

Hi Schnulzke and :welcome to the forums :howdy The problem is: there are alot of efiles (think of them as mods) and campaigns, and this campaign has different versions - that's why the info "which efile are you playing" was asked. I assume you are playing with Basekorps. You have 2 deplyoment zones....
by mythos
2020-06-11 18:58, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: What other games do you play ?
Replies: 57
Views: 3058

Re: What other games do you play ?

i wasn't successful but not tried much as said. [..] although those people practiced too Practicing is a good point: i know (not 100% exact numbers but to give you an accurate impression) that professional archers shoot 2.000+ arrows per week :scared to be good at archery. As comparison: :sweetie a...
by mythos
2020-06-09 22:39, Tuesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: What other games do you play ?
Replies: 57
Views: 3058

Re: What other games do you play ?

"traditional", "modern" archery (in 6 months i have forgotten to ask the trainer what it is actually called) Had a little chat with the trainer today. To clear it up, there are basically 4 kinds of archery - each with own rules in terms of bow's attachments and tournament (thus: training too). Blan...
by mythos
2020-06-09 21:46, Tuesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic
Replies: 307
Views: 12425

Re: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic

:yes thanks Urica, i liked several of those :bow Picking up an earlier post... Me and That Man - Męstwo ...i watched it again and suddenly had to think about some "dark country" music: Curtis Stigers & The Forest Rangers - This Life (Sons of Anarchy main theme) Blues Saraceno - Dogs of War Artist co...
by mythos
2020-06-04 20:46, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: What other games do you play ?
Replies: 57
Views: 3058

Re: What other games do you play ?

:doh one day i would forget my head lying around somewhere, if it wasn't fixed to my neck :o In autumn, shortly before my holiday break, my :sweetie and me took part in the basic course of traditional https://www.smiliesuche.de/smileys/bogenschiessen/bogenschiessen-smilies-0001.gif My lady didn't li...
by mythos
2020-06-04 19:45, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)
Replies: 13
Views: 317

Re: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)

Sorry for the late answer Ale :o ...previous comment is for forum activity and your gaming related reading material. anyway have fun Mytho, just btw post from me after checking your game. thanks again for writing about games and not so shortly at all, so videos aren't even needed :p You're welcome, ...
by mythos
2020-05-31 16:29, Sunday
Forum: Open General
Topic: Liberator Special
Replies: 5
Views: 194

Re: Liberator Special

Not sure about cutting it down to 25%, but overall i like the idea :yes


while on topic of changing leaders: the AD class leader could also need a rework :o
by mythos
2020-05-31 16:16, Sunday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)
Replies: 13
Views: 317

Re: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)

. 2) Headquaters I [/size] Sold 2x tank tank crew AT-Rifles (Ita) Bought Binoculars for both MGs (and kept their Grenades) 2x AT-Rifles (Ger) with Grenades and AT-Mines 2x SMGs (Ger) with Grenades and AT-Mines 6x Medics (Ger) 2x 88mm Flak Ammo truck Opel Blitz Rilfes (Ger) with Grenades and Binocs ...
by mythos
2020-05-31 06:27, Sunday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: What other games do you play ?
Replies: 57
Views: 3058

Re: What other games do you play ?

Not sure about Iratus, but the other 2 look interesting. Thanks :yes However, once i upgrade my computer, first on my wishlist are - Titan Quest Anniversary Edition (especially if Vio updates his D2 mod for it) - Grim Dawn - Mass Effect trilogy First 2 are "pure" RPG, ME is a mix of RPG and shooter....
by mythos
2020-05-31 06:06, Sunday
Forum: Designers’ Corner
Topic: playtest: lvjtn tries oak blitzkrieg 3.02 @75 - abandoned
Replies: 28
Views: 1193

Re: playtest: lvjtn tries oak blitzkrieg 3.02 @75 - abandoned

I'm considering adding a liberator leader to the starting recon unit. That would certainly fix any issues with not enough prestige. Would that be too much? Getting a liberator leader on a unit like a recon unit really changes the way the whole campaign plays. [..] it changes the way you play a scen...
by mythos
2020-05-30 13:32, Saturday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic
Replies: 307
Views: 12425

Re: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic

Nice :)
This makes me remember a Polish jazz ensemble:

Jan Garbarek Group - Live at MaiJazz 2013
by mythos
2020-05-30 13:27, Saturday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)
Replies: 13
Views: 317

Re: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)

. 1) Sidi Barrani [/size] Main Goals 1) Recon the area. 2) Discover Sergio's airplane. 3) Follow the tracks to find Sergio. 4a) Retreat to the evacuation zone immediately. [or] 4b) Stay and kill all enemies. --> 150 prestige total Optional 1) Take control of both oases. (100 prestige) Secret 1) Hid...
by mythos
2020-05-30 13:00, Saturday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)
Replies: 13
Views: 317

Re: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)

. Infantry discussion - Special Equipment * infantry units can carry special equipment (Handgrenades, Dynamite, Binoculars...). The amount per special is limited: a) by special type b) by unit's experience * each special might be limited to specific infantry types (example, Medics cannot carry AT-M...
by mythos
2020-05-30 12:17, Saturday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: [Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)
Replies: 13
Views: 317

[Lets Play] Codename: Panzers ~ personal challenge (no videos)

:howdy greetings generals and welcome to my [infantry and towed guns] challenge for "Codename: Panzers Phase 2" (CPP for short). The idea for this challenge is actually quite old: i got the Platinum Edition in 2008 and around 2010-11 i had played CPP1 and CPP2 so much that i knew them quite well, an...
by mythos
2020-05-26 21:46, Tuesday
Forum: Designers’ Corner
Topic: playtest: lvjtn tries oak blitzkrieg 3.02 @75 - abandoned
Replies: 28
Views: 1193

Re: playtest: lvjtn tries oak blitzkrieg 3.02 @75 - abandoned

what I think is a fun battle at Malta I think that German campaigns have the potential for 3 ugly scenarios: - Windsor/Invasion England '40 - Crete - Malta I personally have a "Malta trauma" (ever since the original SSI scenario), so i can understand Csaba :lol [Prototypes] In my opinion the chance...
by mythos
2020-05-26 21:30, Tuesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: What other games do you play ?
Replies: 57
Views: 3058

Re: What other games do you play ?

Over the course of the past 17-19 months i played... Master of Orion 2 Turn-based, intergalactic "4X" ( https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/4X ) game. The first game that i played and which included diplomacy and espionage/sabotage. Several different endings possible, long tech-tree, different races inclu...
by mythos
2020-05-26 20:44, Tuesday
Forum: Designers’ Corner
Topic: playtest: lvjtn tries oak blitzkrieg 3.02 @75 - abandoned
Replies: 28
Views: 1193

Re: playtest: lvjtn tries oak blitzkrieg 3.02 @75 - abandoned

Regarding "updated campaign version" (or as in this case "full campaign rework" ) and "not enough prestige". I also once updated/reworked a campaign from a low-cost to a mid/high-cost efile, however didn't increse the prestige in a similar extend, with the intention to increase difficult. A playtest...
by mythos
2020-05-26 20:17, Tuesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: JP's finally dead?
Replies: 8
Views: 456

Re: JP's finally dead?

:(

Gone but not forgotten.
by mythos
2020-05-26 20:06, Tuesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: Four Our Freedom and Yours Panzer General II Help please.
Replies: 25
Views: 1661

Re: Four Our Freedom and Yours Panzer General II Help please.

What would be a typical basic unit? I try to have 2 tanks, 2 artillery, 1 anti tank if possible, one infantry, one engineer or bridge, one scout and for air support one bomber and one fighter According to Prestige and Prestige Cap limitations as well as Unit Pricing, and generally speaking - i try ...
by mythos
2020-05-26 19:36, Tuesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: Multiplayer game. What do I need to know?
Replies: 2
Views: 207

Re: Multiplayer game. What do I need to know?

Hi Luc and :welcome to the forums :howdy I'm not 100% sure as i never did multiplayer, but as for the "complete" install... 1) http://www.open-general.com/install/InstallOpenGeneral.exe full installer includes all UI and engine files as well as the game editor, all official Efiles ( "mods", but with...
by mythos
2020-05-18 03:27, Monday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic
Replies: 307
Views: 12425

Re: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic

Sad, but true - and a great song.
by mythos
2020-05-13 20:54, Wednesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))
Replies: 288
Views: 16635

Re: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))

:fused it was indeed smaller. After re-downloading, it works, thanks Csaba :bow
by mythos
2020-05-13 20:01, Wednesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))
Replies: 288
Views: 16635

Re: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))

Trying to unpack the exe (using 7zip) creates a CRC-error.



The OGX pack is fine.
by mythos
2020-05-13 19:49, Wednesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: feedback; Manual and AI speed
Replies: 6
Views: 377

Re: feedback; Manual and AI speed

maybe it's not too risky to upload the original pg2 manual to our site, what do you think, Chris, Luis? Good question, but i think the manual shouldn't be a problem. There are sites on the net which host manuals for old software and games. edit: Quick check, replacementdocs has the PG3 manual, so :...
by mythos
2020-05-12 21:12, Tuesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: feedback; Manual and AI speed
Replies: 6
Views: 377

Re: feedback; Manual and AI speed

Hi Lagi and :welcome to the forums :howdy Just a quick note: Unfortunately playing OG is wearisome, because of only one thing. After each of my turn I am waiting quite long time for AI movement to end. 2 cases i know where the AI turn resolves slow 1) AI has units in Air/Naval Transport 2) OG is acc...
by mythos
2020-05-01 08:42, Friday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic
Replies: 307
Views: 12425

Re: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic

For the most part (*) i couldn't get warm with Black/Death/Thrash Metal Bands that i remember listening to back in the day: Children of Bodom - Deadnight Warrior In Flames - Bullet Ride Sepultura - Roots Bloody Roots Anthrax - What Doesn’t Die There was probably some Dimmu Borgir, Finntroll, Cradle...
by mythos
2020-04-30 23:18, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic
Replies: 307
Views: 12425

Re: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic

For the most part (*) i couldn't get warm with Black/Death/Thrash Metal - often times kinda scary how serious (? no, not "serious", but for a lack of a more fitting word) the bands and fans are. Anyway, since we are at metal... Manowar Metal Warriors The Gods made Heavy Metal Angra Carry on Mystery ...
by mythos
2020-04-29 20:03, Wednesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic
Replies: 307
Views: 12425

Re: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic

The "Heilung" concert has been recommended to me over and over again by YouTube over the past few weeks, but I haven't found any time to watch so far. Thanks to your recommendation, I'll take it (the time) but now. By the same musicians, but catchier: EUZEN - Phobia Sex sells :scared i'm not very f...
by mythos
2020-04-28 19:21, Tuesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic
Replies: 307
Views: 12425

Re: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic

Sorry for going on the electronic industrial path again. All good - out of the electronical stuff, industrial is still kinda "normal" :) Adding another entry to the "crazy contest" (although i actually found them quite good) - international (Germany, Denmark and Norway) pagan-folk project: Heilung ...
by mythos
2020-04-21 01:28, Tuesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic
Replies: 307
Views: 12425

Re: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic

German medieval metal band live - great setlist and performance, just they sing in german :o

Subway to Sally - live at Wacken (2011)
by mythos
2020-04-20 00:36, Monday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic
Replies: 307
Views: 12425

Re: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic

Which one do you prefer? I agree: the first one :yes though it was a tough call. ...whats your situation? Cabin fever is slowly setting in. Yep, but with the gorvernment having decided to loosen the protective measures over the coming weeks here, the situation should become better. Hopefully we won...
by mythos
2020-03-29 10:22, Sunday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic
Replies: 307
Views: 12425

Re: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic

:o Sabaton am Morgen vertreibt Kummer und Sorgen :lol
by mythos
2020-03-29 05:41, Sunday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic
Replies: 307
Views: 12425

Re: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic

:fused while in the midddle of watching "Batman: The Dark Knight", Lt.Col. :wife has fallen asleep - and i have a bad feeling of getting sober :thud Anyway... Winged Hussars (Sabaton) The Last Stand (Sabaton)) Fields of Verdun (Sabaton) Ghost Divison (Sabaton/History Channel) Uprising (Sabaton) The ...
by mythos
2020-03-28 23:15, Saturday
Forum: CC45
Topic: CC 45 Guderians Gambit by hoza 100% done *
Replies: 24
Views: 1118

Re: CC 45 Guderians Gambit by hoza 100%

I'm kinda confused: did you finish or not ?
Anyway: congrats :bow