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Posted on February 07, 2016, 01:21:36 PM by Jubal
A Nice Little Milestone

I can officially announce that according to our site's metrics this is Exilian post #100,000!

This is a great milestone to reach for a small community like ours - thanks so much to everyone who's helped us along the way, and hopefully we'll head on to yet more and better such things in future!

Jubal (Megadux)

Posted on January 21, 2016, 11:53:34 PM by Jubal
Caucasian Prosopography Project Alpha Release

Today we can announce the alpha release of Jubal's "Caucasian Prosopography Project", hosted by Exilian. This new project seeks to create a database of historical figures in the Caucasus region from 1100 to 1250, and is seeking to break new ground with experimental data structures and analytical tools to help find an analyse patterns in the available historical data. It's entirely open-access and you're welcome and encouraged to take a look, ask questions and discuss what's going on!

Use and test the alpha database here
Discuss it on the forum here

Posted on January 17, 2016, 11:33:00 PM by Glaurung
Election Results: January 2016

Election Results: January 2016

SaidaiSloth (FIF) received 10 votes
There were 3 abstentions.

SaidaiSloth (FIF) is duly elected as Basileus, taking over from comrade_general (FIF).

Othko97 (FIF) received 10 votes
There were 2 abstentions

Othko97 (FIF) is duly re-elected as Sebastokrator.

Gmd (IDE) received 9 votes
Othko97 (FIF) received 5 votes
SaidaiSloth (FIF) received 4 votes
There were 3 abstentions

Gmd (IDE) is duly elected as Spatharios, taking over from Clockwork (independent) and Lizard (independent). As Othko97 has been re-elected as Sebastokrator and SaidaiSloth has been elected as Basileus, one Spatharios position remains vacant.

no1 croat fan (Independent) received 9 votes
Pentagathus (PP) received 9 votes
There were 3 abstentions

Pentagathus (PP) and no1 croat fan (Independent) are duly re-elected as Tribounoi.

Election Results by Party

PartyVotes% inc. abstentions% exc. abstentions% change inc. abstentions% change exc. abstentionsCandidacies
Turnout of 13 voters, 18% of citizenry

Posted on January 03, 2016, 05:54:21 PM by Jubal
Middle-Earth General Election Results

Middle Earth General Election: The Results!

It's JRR Tolkien's birthday, and appropriately we can finally announce the results of the Middle-Earth General Election game we've had running through 2015! This online megagame-style event has stretched over many months, with five members taking the roles of political leaders in Middle-Earth and many others chipping in to form the electorate.

The close result has been a coalition between the left-liberal MEAD and centre-left MACHO parties, with the eco-socialist Greens, monarchist WTA, and... (orc-ist?) SSS forming the opposition. It's been great fun for everyone concerned and if you want to know more, there's plenty to read through!

Read the full results here!

Posted on December 25, 2015, 12:37:58 AM by Jubal
It's Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

It's the festive time of year again, Merry Christmas from all of us at the Exilian. We hope that all of you will have a great 25th of December! As always do feel free to pop in and let us know how things are going - and do enjoy spending some holiday time however you choose. Best of festive wishes, and enjoy the party as the year draws to a close!

Best Yuletide Wishes,

The Staff Team