Announcement - Continental War II

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Welcome to Continental War 2

This second edition of the tournament features 8 civ pools from different regions of the world. 8 highly competitive clans from America and Europe have chosen a pool and will only play with those civs in an attempt to win the juicy 500 USD price pool donated by ThatGuy. The event will take place on Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 of November. It will be live streamed in English by Nili AoE, and in Spanish in Mundo AoE. The Civ Pools and the teams are the following:

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More information on https://mundoaoe.com/cw2
Acknowledgments

Donation: @ThatGuy
Coordination: @Forever
Graphic Design: @NkoDragas
Map Pack: @HJFE
Streaming: @Nili_AoE
 
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ArgentinaAbraxas

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#5
Graphics look really nice indeed! Do you know which players will be playing for the teams?
Thanks man.

Yes, players are as follows:

VN: Asia (Chinese, Mongols, Japanese, Koreans)
VN_HEIMDALL
VN_DarK_KnighT_
Twigg
Millo
VN_RaeghaR

NC: North Africa (Ethiopians, Malians, Portuguese, Italians)
_Andorin
_LB10
_pedro___
PhilippHJS
_eru_

NHN: Middle East (Persians, Berbers, Indians, Saracens)
Tia_Harribel
Higurashi
LeToucan
PL_Fredzio
r1chards_

WOTC: America (Mayans, Aztecs, Incas, one repiting civ)
Edie
_S1taux_
BarneyS
Cl3m3nT
TheSniper_

CM: West Europe (Brits, Celts, Spaniards, Franks)
CM_Whitecourt
CM_Noisick
sobek
qlrook
CM_Wisepii

ROR: Balkans (Turks, Byzantines, Slavs, Magyars)
GoldenEnd
pete_martell
_Kamigawa_
AngelinaJolie
Rogier505

ARG: Central Europe (Huns, Teutons, Goth, Vikings)
stefanHD_AoC
__50_Maxi_Arg_
Tatakae_
_187_Carbo_Arg
_65_Aramis_Arg

GAUCHO: Indochina (Vietnamese, Malay, Burmese, Khmer)
Bl4ckiBoy
Nicov
FeAge__
Fedex_
M4Te_

Doe Doi
 

ChileNkoDragas

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#7
Thanks man.

Yes, players are as follows:

VN: Asia (Chinese, Mongols, Japanese, Koreans)
VN_HEIMDALL
VN_DarK_KnighT_
Twigg
Millo
VN_RaeghaR

NC: North Africa (Ethiopians, Malians, Portuguese, Italians)
_Andorin
_LB10
_pedro___
PhilippHJS
_eru_

NHN: Middle East (Persians, Berbers, Indians, Saracens)
Tia_Harribel
Higurashi
LeToucan
PL_Fredzio
r1chards_

WOTC: America (Mayans, Aztecs, Incas, one repiting civ)
Edie
_S1taux_
BarneyS
Cl3m3nT
TheSniper_

CM: West Europe (Brits, Celts, Spaniards, Franks)
CM_Whitecourt
CM_Noisick
sobek
qlrook
CM_Wisepii

ROR: Balkans (Turks, Byzantines, Slavs, Magyars)
GoldenEnd
pete_martell
_Kamigawa_
AngelinaJolie
Rogier505

ARG: Central Europe (Huns, Teutons, Goth, Vikings)
stefanHD_AoC
__50_Maxi_Arg_
Tatakae_
_187_Carbo_Arg
_65_Aramis_Arg

GAUCHO: Indochina (Vietnamese, Malay, Burmese, Khmer)
Bl4ckiBoy
Nicov
FeAge__
Fedex_
M4Te_

Doe Doi

And you didnt mention me :frown:
 

Franceedie

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May 9, 2013
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#13
Letting one of the top 5 of world, 2600 teaming With two 2200 kinda kill the principe of this tournament, and its interrest aswell.

It was made so 8 non ecl clan play, real clan (I remember forever very long debat about making tournament that is for real clan like cz nC ror etc) however gaucho is an historical Argentinian clan, feage joining the clan just for this tournament is the exact opposite of what you wanted, and the exact exemple of what you was against.

Anyway playing for 2nd place is still cool, np
 

Belgiumspeer141

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#14
Letting one of the top 5 of world, 2600 teaming With two 2200 kinda kill the principe of this tournament, and its interrest aswell.

It was made so 8 non ecl clan play, real clan (I remember forever very long debat about making tournament that is for real clan like cz nC ror etc) however gaucho is an historical Argentinian clan, feage joining the clan just for this tournament is the exact opposite of what you wanted, and the exact exemple of what you was against.

Anyway playing for 2nd place is still cool, np
They have Black as a handicap so it should balance out.
 

UnknownMillo

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May 25, 2010
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#18
First of all I'd like to thank everyone involved in this, we are really thankful for the organization and invitation.

But I have to agree with Edie, even hiring Feage for this tournament wasn't so cool, it goes totally against the spirit of the event/invitation. When we got invited we were very hyped about it(since I really feel all other 7 teams are capable of beating each other and that's what makes it super cool), looking at this we aint so much anymore, unfortunately(we are still very happy to participate of such event don't take me wrong, just pointing out the obvious stuff).

We can't even fight for second place due to brackets.

I don't feel like talking much about the professional and non professional players/teams, but if you get paid you are kind of a professional player in aoe scenario, hopefully at least something can be done for those who has to face the team that has professional players to have a second chance in brackets?
 
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#20
For me one of the biggest mistakes regarding historia and geography is to not put berbers to North Africa.

Berbers are the principale people who lives in North Africa mixed with Arab people. Berbers were Christians and Jews. Puting them to Middle east is strange even if they are predominantly Muslims right now.

95% of berbers lives in North Africa. And the last 5% in Europe(France..).

Their wonder is located in Morocco.

Its like not puting France in Europe, or China in Asia x)

That's said its just an aoe tournament and the mistake is probably not that important^^
And I suppose there must have been compromises to create equitable groups taking into account military and eco bonuses.^^
 

SpainForever

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#21
As an explanation about the Maps, the CW 2 Map Pack consists on a selection from Light Random map pack (2011). The maps have been updated by HJFE with more balanced resources, starting positions and fixed terrains.
Most of them are mixed land-water maps, but there are some fully land maps.

Maps that have been extensively updated:
1-Double Migration
2- Golden Hill
3- Land of Lakes
4- Slippery Springs
5- Soul

Maps that have minor updates:
6- Atlantean Relics
7- Microphone
8- Rooster
9- Sealed Islands
10- Tentacle Islands
11- Tsunami

Unchanged Maps:
12- Big Foot
13- Border Dispute
14- Hills
15- Meatballs
16- Paved Highlands
17- Sand Maze

Omitted Maps:
-Atacama
-Hamburguer
-Stardom
 

United StatesGeneralZuma

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#22
I was extremely surprised to see Nicov listed as well. He is on aM. How can he be in this as well? I don't know if Feage is on BzK or not officially and if he isn't, then I don't see an issue with him, nor really LB10. Nicov makes zero sense. I was wondering if it was a different Nicov actually since I know there is another one out there signed up for the nations cup 2v2.
 

GermanyKing_Marv

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#23
I was extremely surprised to see Nicov listed as well. He is on aM. How can he be in this as well? I don't know if Feage is on BzK or not officially and if he isn't, then I don't see an issue with him, nor really LB10. Nicov makes zero sense. I was wondering if it was a different Nicov actually since I know there is another one out there signed up for the nations cup 2v2.
LB10 is in nC so its totally fine. Wonder that nC is not with nili too.
 
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SpainForever

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#25
UPDATE:
We have added a 3rd placement match, in which both semifinals losers will fight for the "Bronze" and a 100$ prize for the winner.
So the overall prize pool increases to 600$.
1st placed: 350$
2st placed: 150$
3rd placed: 100$
Due to short notice, teams must play 3 vs 3 if needed.
 

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