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News: BOTM 86 Results and Congratulations

Discussion in 'Civ4 - Game of the Month' started by Deckhand, Feb 27, 2015.

  1. Deckhand

    Deckhand Procrastination at its finest GOTM Staff

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    This month's Player of the Month is lymond. lymond has been active on CFC for seven years and has over 17000 posts. iirc I read his posts in general discussion when I first joined and was learning the game. He has been active in HOF and GOTM and you can watch him play on Youtube.
    In BOTM86, he managed both the fastest and lowest scoring (aka only) Spaceship victory and earned his first Eptathlon Award.


    A warm welcome to Kennigit who has joined our community and submitted his first BOTM entry. :band:

    Domination and Conquest were the most popular victory conditions. Jovan Kukic took the gold and Jester Fool won his second silver medal with domination victories. Gosha190 returns and takes the bronze with Conquest, barely beating WastinTime's 760AD fastest Domination. Close behind in score are aitkensam's 1160 fastest Conquest and yamps who took the only Challenger save.

    Only two victories for Culture, Diplomacy, and Religious categories. But that doesn't quite give an award to all six of those victors.
    Emperor BTS is still a challenge for many of you; there were 3 defeats and 3 incompletes.
    Here are all the awards:

    Summary of Medal Winners:

    Jovan Kukic: 1110 AD Domination Victory, 292,222 points.

    Jester Fool: 1515 AD Domination Victory, 243,080 points.

    Gosha190: 1290 AD Conquest Victory, 229,961 points.


    Fastest Finish Award Winners:

    WastinTime: 760 AD Domination Victory, 229,792 points.

    aitkensam: 1140 AD Conquest Victory, 220,749 points.

    nocho: 1565 AD Diplomatic Victory, 178,214 points.

    lymond: 1826 AD Spaceship Victory, 104,343 points.

    solyaris: 1570 AD Cultural Victory, 97,878 points.

    Ronald: 1878 AD Domination Victory, 93,640 points.

    enKage: 520 AD Religious Victory, 41,079 points.


    Other Award Winners:

    FiveRings: 1770 AD Conquest Victory, 79,439 points.

    Matty B: 1921 AD Diplomatic Victory, 62,479 points.

    c00per: 1852 AD Cultural Victory, 25,143 points.

    ric_hard: 1966 AD Spaceship Loss, 6,062 points.

    decade_player: 520 AD Conquest Loss, 399 points.

    No map maker special challenges were issued this month.
    Here's where everyone settled. Only three ventured from the starting location.



    The Small Print:
    The numbers by each player's name indicate the turn settled on (starting turn is 0). Players are colour coded by game class (challenger=red, adventurer=blue). Symbols indicate victory condition, if there's no symbol then the player either retired or was defeated. The yellow border indicates the land that was visible at the start of the game.


    >> See the full results here.
    >> See the updated global rankings here.
    >> See the latest Pantheon of Heroes here.
    >> Award symbols are listed here.
     
  2. nocho

    nocho Deity

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    Congrats to lymond and to all fast finishers. :goodjob:
     
  3. Yamps

    Yamps Deity

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    Congrats lymond! :thumbsup:
     
  4. lymond

    lymond Rise Up! (Phoenix Style!) Hall of Fame Staff

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    Holy shnikees! :banana: that's dancin' nanner worthy!

    Thanks, fellas :)

    tip of the hat to Solyaris :hatsoff: ;)

    Jester Fool! blast from the past..ha great game

    I still suck at Space games...here is to 7 more years before I have to do it again :beer:

    thanks, Deck!
     
  5. Dhoomstriker

    Dhoomstriker Girlie Builder

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    Nice work, lymond! :goodjob: A BtS Eptathlon Award is tough to earn and is worthy of high praise, indeed!

    Great Domination date from WastinTime!

    Pretty solid dates all around from nocho, solyaris, and enKage!

    aitkensam's Conquest Victory looks all the more impressive with the relatively high Score!

    It's nice to see you back in on the fun, Gosha190, and still performing well despite the rust on your skills!

    Good job, Yamps, in being willing to forgo Awards in place of the honour of taking the Challenger saved game!
     
  6. Gosha190

    Gosha190 King

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    Grats, lymond! Welcome to the club! :clap:

    Wastin' game looks really cool!
     
  7. enKage

    enKage Follower of Zoamelgustar

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    Grrrrr 1 less missionary sent to Genghis and I would have the only BC victory :(
     

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