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Level 6 Human gamer
Alignment: True neutral
Posted on April 5, 2012 at 9:20 am

Hello people


I m setup by your misleading Game called Ancient Wars of Greece. If you know something about those countries down there , then you shouldn't call it Ancient wars of greece because this country does not existed in this times.

Greece and it's name was alluded first time in history in ~1827. Why don't you call it ancient wars of germany or any other european country which WAS NOT in this time, hilarious isn't it?. So you re roleplaying, doing theatre or something? then do it right. Alexander or Filip would not know what you re talking about when you mention the word greece. And if you say ellada then you mean newcomer/immigrant.

Do it right or let it be. You want us to respect hitler or what are you dreaming of?

Change the Name of this Game!!!


Greetings Macedonian

Level 13 Extraplanar Programmer
Alignment: Chaotic good
Location: Toronto
Posted on April 5, 2012 at 3:01 pm

Ancient Greece wasn't known as Macedonia either; not until the end of Philip's campaign. Macedon was (and is in the game) a small kingdom within the Hellenestic world.

If you play through the Philip of Macedon campaign, the Kingdom of Macedon eventually conquers all of ancient Greece.

Level 6 Human gamer
Alignment: True neutral
Posted on April 8, 2012 at 8:36 pm

Historians refer to the period as either ancient greece or classical greece, then often changed to hellenic greece after Alexander, and finnaly roman greece when the romans took over, so it's perfectaly historic to call the game something with greece, even if greece wasn't used back then.

I'm damn sure Norway wasn't the name of norway back in the bronze age, but everybody knows what you mean when you say bronze age norway.

Level 7 Human Heroine
Alignment: Chaotic
Location: JupiterMoon
Posted on May 12, 2012 at 10:29 am

Wiki states the period well as Ancient Greece Time:
Ancient Greece was a civilization belonging to a period of Greek history that lasted from the Archaic period of the 8th to 6th centuries BC to the end of antiquity (ca. 600 AD). Immediately following this period was the beginning of the Early Middle Ages and the Byzantine era.
Greek Bronze Age
Helladic civilization
Cycladic civilization
Minoan civilization
Mycenaean civilization
Ancient Greece
Greek Dark Ages
Archaic Greece
Classical Greece
Hellenistic Greece
Roman Greece
Medieval Greece
Byzantine Greece
Frankish and Latin states
Ottoman Greece
Modern Greece
War of Independence
Kingdom of Greece
Second Hellenic Republic
4th of August Regime
Axis occupation
Civil War
Military Junta
Third Hellenic Republic

Level 7 Human Test Dummy (MK III)
Alignment: Lawful
Location: Middle of Nowhere
Posted on July 5, 2012 at 10:41 pm

We get pretty defensive when it comes to hegemony and YES it is greece