ACTS Twilight Struggle module updated!

Ron Jacobsen, moderator of the TS Ladder reported the following: “Kurt Kuhlman, owner of the ACTS website, has implemented multiple improvements to the Twilight Struggle module. If you like what you see, please remember to support ACTS without which a lot of PbeM play (like Age of Renaissance) and especially the TS Ladder would hardly be possible (actually, we should…

Major surprise in ETSL: Bill defeats Karl!

Bill Hollebeke, who won only 1 of his matches in the subleague phase, seems to be sharp when it’s getting important. In the decisive match against Karl Bunyan, who won 5 of his 6 matches in his subleague, he won after Final Scoring and kept exactly 1 point left! In the quarter finals, Bill will…

Bjorn von Knorring reached last 8 of ETSL, too

1,5 hours after Daniël, Bjorn finished an exciting match versus Gerlof Pielage, scoring a 5 VP Final Scoring victory with the US. In the quarter finals Bjorn will meet the winner of the match between Karl Bunyan and Bill Hollebeke, who need to play a decisive match together. Gerlof will take on the loser of this match.

Daniël Hogetoorn first player in quarter finals ETSL

After a very fast US victory (33 minutes) over Koen Meijssen, Daniël is the first player to reach the last 8 of the ETSL (besides Justin Kitt of course, who enjoys a bye). His opponent in the quarter finals will be the winner of the match between Fabian Mainzer or Andre Heller. Koen will play…

Statistics subleague phase season 2 ETSL

In the subleague phase 73 matches have been played, all with optional cards. Let’s first have a look at the number of victories of both sides: Without extra IP for US (32 matches): 13 USSR victories, 19 US victories 1 extra IP to US (41 matches): 19 USSR victories, 21 US victories, 1 tie Interesting,…

8th finals started in second phase ETSL

Although there’s still one match to be played in the subleague phase of the ETSL, most of the pairings for the 8th finals are fixed. Justin Kitt will receive a bye as a reward for his 100% score in his subleague. In the quarter finals he will meet Jarek Moc or the winner of the…

Jarek Moc takes first position in TS Ladder, full ETSL final coming!

For the first time in his career, Jarek Moc from Poland took the first position in the Twilight Struggle Ladder league. Jarek, congratulations! He (US) defeated the current champion Kyle Smith (USSR) after Final Scoring. It’s the first time an ETSL participant is sitting on the throne and since the next final will be between Jarek and me,…