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  1. Post Colonial Studies Discussion : What Could Have Happened?

    I thought this would never happen, but one of my teachers actually brought up alternate history into the lesson, which is why I am starting this thread. I want to know your opinion on several PODs (how to make them happen, how likely it is for them to happen, what are the consequences) to make...
  2. Kaiphranos

    MotF 226: Translatio Imperii

    MotF 226: Translatio Imperii The Challenge Make a map showing a state that claims to be the rightful successor to another state or empire. The Restrictions There are no restrictions on when the PoD of your map should be. Fantasy, sci-fi, and future maps are allowed. If you're not sure...
  3. Kaiphranos

    MotF 225: Under The Whiplash - Voting Thread

    We ended up with four entries this round - check them out here, then vote for your favorite to win this round of Map of the Fortnight!
  4. Kaiphranos

    MotF 225: Under The Whiplash

    MotF 225: Under The Whiplash The Challenge Make a map showing a country that has just undergone a sudden change in its governing ideology. The Restrictions There are no restrictions on when the PoD of your map should be. Fantasy, sci-fi, and future maps are allowed. If you're not sure...
  5. Kaiphranos

    MotF 224: Rock The Casbah - Voting Thread

    Only two entries this round, but they are both quite spectacular! Check them out here, then vote for your favorite to win this round of Map of the Fortnight!
  6. Shortline614

    Confusing Maps Thread

    I don't know if this idea is already taken. If so please link me to it and delete this tread. Most maps we look at are clearly understood. Some might need further context to understand. Then there are some maps that are just confusing. Why was this made? What is the context? This is the thread...
  7. Kaiphranos

    MotF 224: Rock The Casbah

    MotF 224: Rock The Casbah The Challenge Make a map showing a form of entertainment or recreation in a majority-Muslim country. The Restrictions There are no restrictions on when the PoD of your map should be. Fantasy, sci-fi, and future maps are allowed. If you're not sure whether your idea...
  8. Kaiphranos

    MotF 223: The Black Sheep - Voting Thread

    Eight excellent maps this round - time to decide which one stands out from the flock! Check them out here, then vote for your favorite to win this round of Map of the Fortnight!
  9. I Huffman-coded the 50 states

    So the exercise here was to devise a scheme by which each of the states was assigned a binary string, none of them appearing in any other at the beginning, that would minimize the number of bits required to specify the average resident's state (based on the 2010 census). There's a well-known...
  10. Kaiphranos

    MotF 223: The Black Sheep

    MotF 223: The Black Sheep The Challenge Make a map showing a state, province, or other subnational entity that has substantial political or cultural differences from the rest of the country it is part of. The Restrictions There are no restrictions on when the PoD of your map should be...
  11. Kaiphranos

    MotF 222: The Vast Expanse - Voting Thread

    The thread is well-populated with entries this time - there are nine to choose from, including some very creative takes! Check them out here, then vote for your favorite to win this round of Map of the Fortnight!
  12. coffeebreakcigarette

    The Iron Jaws : A Mutual Finlandized World Image Based TL
    Threadmarks: The Beginning of the Cold War

    So, my 1st TL is at this moment in hibernation, the 2nd nobody bothered because I forgot the tags. I will feature works done by me as well as the request I have...well requested. @Lusitania @Bob Hope @Didascalo @Cantra @thekingsguard @Baconheimer @FiendslayerPrime1976 @Sarthak Bikram Panta...
  13. Kaiphranos

    MotF 222: The Vast Expanse

    MotF 222: The Vast Expanse The Challenge Make a map of a country that is sparsely populated or has a low population density. The Restrictions There are no restrictions on when the PoD of your map should be. Fantasy, sci-fi, and future maps are allowed. If you're not sure whether your idea...
  14. Kaiphranos

    MotF 221: Stretch Goals - Voting Thread

    Three maps this round, featuring nations' territorial aspirations... some more achievable than others! Check them out here, then vote for your favorite to win this round of Map of the Fortnight!
  15. Kaiphranos

    MotF 220: Army With A Nation - Voting Thread

    Six entries this round, with a good variety of maps featuring militaristic states! Check them out here, then vote for your favorite to win this round of Map of the Fortnight!
  16. Kaiphranos

    MotF 221: Stretch Goals

    MotF 221: Stretch Goals The Challenge Make a map showing territories which a country wishes to acquire. The Restrictions There are no restrictions on when the PoD of your map should be. Fantasy, sci-fi, and future maps are allowed. If you're not sure whether your idea meets the criteria of...
  17. Kaiphranos

    MotF 220: Army With A Nation

    MotF 220: Army With A Nation The Challenge Make a map of a state that seems to exist only to support military conquest, like OTL Prussia or Sparta. The Restrictions There are no restrictions on when the PoD of your map should be. Fantasy, sci-fi, and future maps are allowed. If you're not...
  18. Kaiphranos

    MotF 219: The Edge Of The World - Voting Thread

    Five entries this round, with some very creative takes on what could serve as a far-flung outpost! Check them out here, then vote for your favorite to win this round of Map of the Fortnight!
  19. Kaiphranos

    MotF 219: The Edge Of The World

    MotF 219: The Edge Of The World The Challenge Make a map showing the furthest outpost of an empire. The Restrictions There are no restrictions on when the PoD of your map should be. Fantasy, sci-fi, and future maps are allowed. If you're not sure whether your idea meets the criteria of this...
  20. Kaiphranos

    MotF 218: I'm Not Like Other States - Voting Thread

    Six entries this round, featuring a variety of weird governments! Check them out here, then select your favorite by the time-honored but utterly conventional practice of voting in a poll!
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