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Offline Desert Rat

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Greetings from Germany
« on: October 17, 2018, 08:02:50 PM »
I suppose it is only right and proper that my first post is to introduce myself.
Originally from England but living in Germany for the best part of 20 years.
Been wargaming for about 35 years, albeit with a break sometime ago.
After the "demise" of the Sweetwater Forum I have now arrived here.
Don't get to play much these days but try to paint and collect as time and family allows.
So, that's the basics...
Looking forward to some good times here.

Greetings to everyone.

Offline Historiker

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Re: Greetings from Germany
« Reply #1 on: October 17, 2018, 08:19:54 PM »
Welcome! I am quite sure you will enjoy this place as well!

Offline OSHIROmodels

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Re: Greetings from Germany
« Reply #2 on: October 17, 2018, 08:25:12 PM »
Welcome  :)

Offline Tungdil

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Re: Greetings from Germany
« Reply #3 on: October 17, 2018, 08:39:35 PM »
Hello and welcome.  :)

Online DintheDin

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Re: Greetings from Germany
« Reply #4 on: October 17, 2018, 08:50:01 PM »
Welcome to the club!  :)
Now and then we had a hope that if we lived and were good, God would permit us to be pirates. Mark Twain, Life on the Mississippi

Offline Desert Rat

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Re: Greetings from Germany
« Reply #5 on: October 18, 2018, 05:35:39 AM »
Thanks Gents. :)

Offline Andy in Germany

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Re: Greetings from Germany
« Reply #6 on: October 19, 2018, 06:56:20 AM »
Greetings from another Brit in Germany. Where are you based?

Offline Desert Rat

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Re: Greetings from Germany
« Reply #7 on: October 19, 2018, 07:24:32 AM »
Based in Offenbach (Rhein-Main), but no...not a merchant banker :D

Offline Keith

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Re: Greetings from Germany
« Reply #8 on: October 19, 2018, 07:39:18 AM »
There's a bit of a 'Brits in Germany' theme starting. I'm based in Karlsruhe.
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Offline Michi

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Re: Greetings from Germany
« Reply #9 on: October 19, 2018, 08:00:11 AM »
Welcome! I used to play Vampire - The Masquerade pen and paper RPG in Offenbach until 20 years ago...

Offline Desert Rat

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Re: Greetings from Germany
« Reply #10 on: October 19, 2018, 08:52:32 AM »
Yeah, classic game. Used to play it too back in the 90's with a bunch of mates.

Offline Andy in Germany

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Re: Greetings from Germany
« Reply #11 on: October 19, 2018, 10:11:50 AM »
Based in Offenbach (Rhein-Main), but no...not a merchant banker :D

Ha. I get that expectation as well, although here it's an engineer. I'm not that either.
« Last Edit: October 20, 2018, 05:49:11 PM by Andy in Germany »

Offline Historiker

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Re: Greetings from Germany
« Reply #12 on: October 19, 2018, 11:39:39 PM »
Vampire the Masquerade had a great atmosphere and a well developed background. I still leaf through some of the Rulebooks and enjoy the artstyle.

I hear that they still sell the old books as PDF quite successfully and that there is a new version. For me however Vampire, not unlike its major protagonists, will always stay like it was in the 90s and early 2000s.

Offline nicknorthstar

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Re: Greetings from Germany
« Reply #13 on: October 20, 2018, 11:39:18 AM »
greetings

Offline Utgaard

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Re: Greetings from Germany
« Reply #14 on: November 05, 2018, 10:57:04 AM »
Welcome!