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  1. Recruitment Campaign

    We should update the LO3 recruitment post in the AoE forum to say we opened up a bunch of slots due to the merger and list a few of the Lords who stayed to supply the WSs and talk them up. We should also start a LO4 recruitment post. We should get some quality active players. We can also state that lower crown players can join LO3 as long as they are active and we will link to the LO3 post. Those are my initial thoughts. What do you guys think? Anyone want to volunteer to write it?
  2. LO34 - Merged Alliance rulz

    I think Level V mounted specials should be required. I think level II Grens is also good. What about regular Cavalry (Major Knights)? Level VII min? I think the Lords problem is that so many of us are already lords who deserve it. Should we promote as we have in the past? We did promote one recently as Mr. Mick said, who just left. At least they didn't abuse their power and wreck the place. For example, we have several high crown nobles that could be booted by a rouge lord. So, if I was a high crown noble, I would expect a little protection from that (lordship) and the prestige that comes with it. So, to make it fair, we should all agree on what is expected to get the lordship, what could cost you a demotion too. Sorry about rambling. It's early here. one step higher - I think we should stick to just Sblounskched and me as Emperors for a while. I don't want anyone thinking that LO3 or LO4 lords have more influence in the new alliance.
  3. LO34 - Merged Alliance rulz

    Please post suggested changes to the LO4 rules here. I think Mike's original list is good but we need to update the donation levels for one thing.
  4. League Push or Move?

    well said Mr. MICK. Come on over gang!
  5. Merger Of 2 Lo's (Main Thread)

    Most of the active LO3 players have moved over to LO4. Some of them are still squatting in LO3. For this thing to work, we need at least 55-60k crowns to stay comfortable on the Top 200. Please help fill up LO4 with high crown active players. Then we can bring over active lower crown players. We don't want to be crown snobs, but I firmly believe that we can attract more quality players for all of The Leftovers if we have one alliance in the Top 200.
  6. Merger Of 2 Lo's (Main Thread)

    Starbeast, If a player is not causing trouble and is still attacking every few days, we should let them stay in LO3. If there are semiactive players in LO4, they should move to LO3. TinyWP, It's good that you guys are healthy now, but my experience is that activity levels in my alliance oscillates. Someday, maybe in a few months, you guys might want some fresh players. Did you guys see we are in the same league this time? That was cool to see.
  7. Merger Of 2 Lo's (Main Thread)

    I want to make sure everyone knows that the active players in these alliances are fine lords. I just don't think it is fair to expect them to try to revive the alliance on their own, unless they feel called to try. It is a LOT of work and I don't want to lose them, like we have lost MikeR210 and many others.
  8. Merger Of 2 Lo's (Main Thread)

    Well gang, Age X is here, so it's time to do something. LO3 has room for 7 active players, without asking anyone to move. LO2 & LO4 have about 10 active players each. I don't want to steal active players from another LO alliance but I do want to throw a life preserver to those active players who love The Leftovers. I could probably go over and convince a few players to move, but I don't want to torpedo LO2 or LO4. I do think that the active members of LO2 & LO4 deserve better than what I saw last weekend when I was traveling. The watch signals were empty and chat was stale. My options are to either recruit active members from LO2 & 4, or go back to the AoE form and recruit like LO1 did using the leagues to invite random, unaffiliated people. I would prefer to take active players from LO because they are proven, but I want you LO2 & LO4 players to decide. I don't want to destroy an alliance if you have hopes of rebuilding it, but I think you should ditch the dead weight and join us. Your other option would be to kick all inactive players and merge LO2&4. Talk it over in chat and let me know what you decide.
  9. Age X is in the works!

    Details are hereL https://www.ageofempires.com/news/2016/10/03/castle-siege-patch-1-21-age-10-is-here/
  10. Age X is in the works!

    Tomorrow is the big day !
  11. Merger Of 2 Lo's (Main Thread)

    I thought you were exaggerating, but no! LO1 has about 48 active out of 50 players. How did you revive LO1? I have not seen a thread in the forum for LO1. Are you inviting players from the leagues? Good work guys!
  12. Merger Of 2 Lo's (Main Thread)

    I anticipate some of the old LO lords who have been absent will try out Age 10. Let's see who shows up. And then, if this place doesn't liven up when Age 10 hits, then we need to to take action. If LO2 and LO3 merged and only took the active players, the merged alliance would have about 60,000 crowns, which would be pretty respectable on the leaderboard. Zoominoes 3668 DioptricHawk089 3495 UpwardHook24574 2986 CPPluss 2357 StarBeast007 2291 The BBQ Kid 2210 MrMickLow 2109 D Quiverby Nash 2036 GoodlyDonkey85 2030 CrossSoup057 1942 SeaRauber 1923 Lowe00700 1771 MeatsaMeatsa 1654 Player#####29 1621 Player#####14 1507 ArcaneGorilla8 1452 Surficial Orb 1349 Lord PairADice 1312 AlfayanMahmud 1288 PlushSky94041 1179 IgneousBody440 1178 InlandTax06765 1168 NorthTripod24 1108 BeMagician 1100 AdjacentSquid70 941 kaptainkronic93 918 SomberDragoon76 918 MeaningKnave0 911 LeeEricson 898 Vishal292 895 yamumma2 847 NebelWerfer81 789 MySlugLikesSalt 773 SasukeUchila792 752 PairADice Angst 742 RainierChrrries 722 Player#####26 706 ScornfulHawk2 701 LeoManoel88 658 Sir Dnarud 613 HBH154 567 Mark.w94 562 ahjojo 503 Srilanken Blood 434 HoneyBee015 414 Random Tranquil 378 Soul Tatoo 310 PinkRex 307 Total Crowns 60,993 I am thinking that active members of LO1 and LO2 should jump ship before they drown and join with us (LO3 & LO4). We could then make 2 active merged teams and 2-3 lower crown, but active teams, depending on who stays with us. I say ditch the inactives, even the founders and leave them in whatever The Leftovers alliance they are in - since they don't seem to want to play. Like I said, let's wait until Age 10 hits and see what happens first, but if the maxed out Age 9 players, who quit because they got bored with the game, don't come back and revive The Leftovers, we should all regroup.
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  14. league

    LO3 is actually doing as well as we have ever been. We have been hitting the recruiting forums to load up the alliance and had some good new players join. Chat is really active. I worry about the Leftovers as a whole. There are good and active lords in each, but maybe we should downsize again. Concentrate the lords from LO1, 2, & 4, or maybe just a couple. If we don't do something, you guys are going to eventually lose enough people that you can't hold together.
  15. History

    Absolutely. I lost my copy.