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Phillipaj Inactive Member01 Apr 2009 2:12 p.m. PST

We all know what a tough ship the Akagi is….its been there taking everything that the TMPers can throw at it, but the time has come to send this menace to the deep.

Inspired by the game of Battleships- here are the rules.

- There is grid of 1-10 on one axis and A-J on the other.
- Only one shot per TMPer
- You choose a grid reference (eg A-5) for your shot
- The next TMPer then decides if its a hit or miss and posts HIT OR MISS

Example:
TMPer1: A6
TMPer2: Miss
TMPer3: B6
TMPer4: Hit!

- Being a tough and agile ship the Akagi will need 7 Hits to sink her.

Good Hunting!

Mikhail Lerementov Inactive Member01 Apr 2009 2:16 p.m. PST

Agaki? Sorry, if you had said Akagi I might have played. I only do historicals.

Personal logo Saber6 Supporting Member of TMP Fezian01 Apr 2009 2:20 p.m. PST

E5

ttauri Inactive Member01 Apr 2009 2:24 p.m. PST

Hit! Hit! Hit!

GoodBye Inactive Member01 Apr 2009 2:25 p.m. PST

Nuke Hit=7 Hits, game over man!

GoodBye Inactive Member01 Apr 2009 2:26 p.m. PST

Oh wait that was on the sub board, I don't think Akagi is on that one!

Jakar Nilson01 Apr 2009 2:27 p.m. PST

E6

Streitax Inactive Member01 Apr 2009 2:34 p.m. PST

MISS, don't you know the Editor intervenes on its behalf?

Ivan DBA01 Apr 2009 2:36 p.m. PST

I can't see the Akagi! I'm still stuck on the Kokoda Track!!!!

Beowulf Supporting Member of TMP Fezian01 Apr 2009 2:42 p.m. PST

G8

The G Dog Fezian Inactive Member01 Apr 2009 2:42 p.m. PST

F5

Phillipaj Inactive Member01 Apr 2009 2:52 p.m. PST

G8= MISS

F5= HIT!

UltraOrk Inactive Member01 Apr 2009 2:52 p.m. PST

Miss. Miss.

UltraOrk Inactive Member01 Apr 2009 2:53 p.m. PST

I'd like more pie.

Top Gun Ace Inactive Member01 Apr 2009 2:56 p.m. PST

G5

Phillipaj Inactive Member01 Apr 2009 2:56 p.m. PST

Radar reports that she's taking evasive action…..

Personal logo brass1 Supporting Member of TMP01 Apr 2009 3:11 p.m. PST

I say we nuke it from orbit. It's the only way to be sure.

What?! You knew somebody was going to say it.

LT

kyoteblue Inactive Member01 Apr 2009 3:24 p.m. PST

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StarfuryXL501 Apr 2009 3:30 p.m. PST

Miss. (Dude!!)

I'd rather be playing Never Get Started Sink the Akagi. Oh, wait, I am.

Which reminds me, for those in the know … you just lost The Game.

kyoteblue Inactive Member01 Apr 2009 3:40 p.m. PST

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Jovian101 Apr 2009 3:56 p.m. PST

B4 we get to carried away with this game – shouldn't there be some thought on what happens when we finally get sufficient hits to sink it? Perhaps someone here needs to commission Mal Wright to paint another picture so we can have it for another year or so?

Jovian101 Apr 2009 3:57 p.m. PST

Oh – and @ kyoteblue = HIT!

The Monstrous Jake01 Apr 2009 4:08 p.m. PST

All your base are belong to us.

Matsuru Sami Kaze01 Apr 2009 4:15 p.m. PST

What about the Akagi air group? Probably up to no good.

Mike G Inactive Member01 Apr 2009 4:18 p.m. PST

G 20 oops, that should be over at the Blue Fez.

Mikhail Lerementov Inactive Member01 Apr 2009 4:19 p.m. PST

IT'S AGAKI! Not the AKAGI! Sheesh. What are our schools teaching these days. Makes it a totally fantasy game. Told you I only do historicals. Much more, well, historical.

Phillipaj Inactive Member01 Apr 2009 4:24 p.m. PST

Mikhail- spoken like a true TMPer! I salute your devotion to historical veracity.

you see the Agaki/Akagi was using counter measures and had faked her markings…. how do think she's lasted this long…?

Personal logo Parzival Supporting Member of TMP01 Apr 2009 5:37 p.m. PST

J10 (nobody ever thinks to shoot the corners!)

kyoteblue Inactive Member01 Apr 2009 6:31 p.m. PST

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donlowry01 Apr 2009 8:09 p.m. PST

Should I raise shields, Keptin?

Unrepentant Werewolf Inactive Member02 Apr 2009 2:21 a.m. PST

H5

Andy Badger Inactive Member02 Apr 2009 2:46 a.m. PST

F6

wyeayeman02 Apr 2009 2:55 a.m. PST

Sorry unrepentent and badger, but due to the global financial situation squares H5 and F6 have been closed.The Akagi might be there but she is no longer owned by Jap Navy (inc). Please accept this refund and have another try.

Mikhail Lerementov Inactive Member02 Apr 2009 4:26 a.m. PST

Kyoteblue, that would be a Paj carrier at Dimway. You're in a fantasy world where your after the Agaki! Might not be a carrier but a space going battleship.

Frederick Supporting Member of TMP02 Apr 2009 5:11 a.m. PST

A5

Personal logo chicklewis Supporting Member of TMP02 Apr 2009 7:34 a.m. PST

HIT

Big Red Supporting Member of TMP02 Apr 2009 8:24 a.m. PST

I tried this last month. It is unsinkable.

Nikator02 Apr 2009 8:26 a.m. PST

Be an anarchist, shoot at G-20!

kyoteblue Inactive Member02 Apr 2009 10:49 a.m. PST

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Phillipaj Inactive Member02 Apr 2009 2:14 p.m. PST

That's Five Hits so far- lads well done!

She's leaning but still under power, looks like her rudders damaged and she's going in circles to port!

Only two more hits and she's a goner…..

Frederick Supporting Member of TMP02 Apr 2009 5:56 p.m. PST

A2

kyoteblue Inactive Member02 Apr 2009 6:12 p.m. PST

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Andy Badger Inactive Member03 Apr 2009 4:05 a.m. PST

C5

Personal logo lewis cannon Supporting Member of TMP03 Apr 2009 1:04 p.m. PST

B3

archstanton73 Inactive Member03 Apr 2009 1:28 p.m. PST

miss---

archstanton73 Inactive Member03 Apr 2009 1:28 p.m. PST

hit!!

Top Gun Ace Inactive Member03 Apr 2009 5:13 p.m. PST

7 Hits to sink her!

I think Phil is cheating……

Phillipaj Inactive Member03 Apr 2009 9:34 p.m. PST

I so am not = It's the fog of war….

but she's definitely going down… who will get the final shot in and undying TMP fame?

kyoteblue Inactive Member03 Apr 2009 10:02 p.m. PST

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archstanton73 Inactive Member03 Apr 2009 11:19 p.m. PST

Miss…

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