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Stronghold Kingdoms

Anyone here play?

http://strongholdkingdoms.com/

It's a free build a village/castle strategy type game with a lot of politics involving real people. Quite interesting.

I'm situated in Scotland, in Kincardineshire mostly.

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Stronghold Kingdoms

Seems intersting

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RE: Stronghold Kingdoms

Let's get some real castles and do it for real. Razz

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RE: Stronghold Kingdoms

Hmm. I always did want my own real life castle. With modern technology, a giant one in the time it took to create a simple castle in the past.

Ill check it out.

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I've always wanted to own a castle. Specifically in the Basque Country in Spain, if I can put my castle there.

Let's do it.

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RE: Stronghold Kingdoms

I plan to build a palace on and into Mt.Everest. Then build a gold throne and call myself God-Emperor.
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Stronghold Kingdoms

Is there any specific world any of you have?

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I plan to become ruler of this world and turn the entire thing into a fortress. Somewhere there's another race just planning to exploit our crap defenses and take over, I just know it.
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Interesting. Thought this would take place exclusively in Europe and thought those different servers were for different regions. Surprised they have a map for the United States.

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Oh right, forgot to mention I'm on world 8. Don't think they have Spain yet though.

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They do have Spain I think, but it's mainly Spanish/Latin American users.

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