Questions tagged [diplomacy]

A highly strategic war-game which focuses on negotiations between players. Many opportunities to form, manipulate, and break secret alliances.

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Diplomacy Attacking a Territory as they move

If I convince Turkey, to move Army Bul to Gre, would I be able to send Army Ser to Bul and take the area? Full image
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Diplomacy "lite"? [closed]

I love Diplomacy. The alliances, intrigue, negotiation, backstabbing, and the relatively simple mechanics that help emphasize the diplomatic aspect over the game mechanics. However, it can be hard to ...
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Abstract "move holding" service for simultaneous-move board games

Background I am looking to play a variant of Diplomacy over email or other messaging system. The specifics of Diplomacy and of the variant are not important, suffice it to say that the root trouble ...
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What is a winning strategy for Italy with Diplomacy [closed]

Italy is almost the worst country to start with. But that makes it a nice challenge. What is your winning strategy with Italy?
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In Diplomacy, Should You Have Separate Country "Draws" For Players of Different Experience?

Once I was in Diplomacy game with two experienced players, one intermediate (me), and four people who had never played the game before. As it were, the two best players drew England and Turkey, and ...
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Are "Diagonal" Attacks More Deadly in Diplomacy?

As France, for instance, it's fairly easy to defend against an extended "frontal" attack in the north by England and Germany, by covering the connected zones, Burgundy, Picardy, and Brest. Fortunately ...
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All armies and fleets destroyed - Still in Game?

Quick Diplomacy question. If a country has had all armies and fleets destroyed but still have a home supply centre that hasn't been taken are they still in the game ? I believe yes but not sure. ...
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Diplomacy Support Question?

In the Diplomacy board game, can player A issue a support order for a player B unit? Let's say player B has a hold order for his unit. Can player A use that unit for support in an attack? Basically, ...
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Where can I play diplomacy online? [closed]

I'm wanting to start an in-office game of diplomacy - the requirements are: Can restrict game to one turn per day. If people don't make a move (they are a way), some default action is taken. Moves ...
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If unit A attacks unit B (which was attacking unit C) does the attack on B by A stop the attack on C by B? [duplicate]

Let's say an English fleet has orders to attack Denmark from Skagarac, with plenty of support to take it. However, a Russian fleet attacks the English fleet from the Baltic Sea, with plenty of support ...