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Battle For Tharkad, Event Details!


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#1 InnerSphereNews

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 04:05 PM



Battle for Tharkad
Start Date: Wednesday, Nov 22nd - 00:00 UTC
End Date: Sunday, Nov 26th - 11:00 PM UTC

Tharkad Is under siege! Clan Jade Falcon and Steel Viper have carved a path into the heart of House Steiner and now look to claim the Capital of the Lyran Commonwealth. Seeking to not be the first of the great houses to fall to the clan onslaught, Archon Katrina Steiner has called on allies from across the Inner Sphere to defend Tharkad and push back the invaders.


Participate in the Battle for Tharkad!
Ties are extremely unlikely!
Ends During Peek Population Hours on Sunday!
Choose a Side and Win a Mech! (not Victory Dependant!)

And for the Loyalists...






#2 Catten Hart

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 04:09 PM

Welp. Looks like Steiner's gonna lose Tharkad.

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 04:27 PM

I almost wish I was Jade Falcon so that I could go stomp on Tharkad for awhile

#4 Ed Steele

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 04:29 PM

Make it so Mercs can not take Clan contracts and give the Mercs free faction-changes to compensate.

#5 James Argent

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 04:31 PM

So, who's the lucky time zone for this one?

#6 Nema Nabojiv

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 04:36 PM

Please let it not be a cougar reward.

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 04:37 PM

Nice

#8 Knightshadowsong

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 04:40 PM

Clans might just lose this one because of how badly they've been getting stomped lately.

#9 MovinTarget

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 05:07 PM

PGI, please be clear about win/loss conditions on this one... ...and "tie" conditions for that matter.

#10 Armored Yokai

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 06:29 PM

It should be illegal for clanners to kill Steiner, only the Draconis Combine can kill those no skill cheesers.
The Draconis Combine wont tolerate this nonsense!
Coordinator for the leader of all I.S!

#11 Mikel Kerensky

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 06:47 PM

Can someone please tell PGI that Katrina Steiner died in 3040 and therefore cannot call on anyone to defend Tharkad. Unless they are able to raise the dead...

#12 Laser Kiwi

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 06:54 PM

View PostArmored Yokai, on 17 November 2017 - 06:29 PM, said:

It should be illegal for clanners to kill Steiner, only the Draconis Combine can kill those no skill cheesers.
The Draconis Combine wont tolerate this nonsense!
Coordinator for the leader of all I.S!


Some random steiner- davion for 1st Lord! (I feel an identity crisis coming on)

#13 Ed Steele

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 06:58 PM

View PostMikel Kerensky, on 17 November 2017 - 06:47 PM, said:

Can someone please tell PGI that Katrina Steiner died in 3040 and therefore cannot call on anyone to defend Tharkad. Unless they are able to raise the dead...


Melissa Steiner-Davion is around.

#14 Mikel Kerensky

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 07:13 PM

View PostEd Steele, on 17 November 2017 - 06:58 PM, said:

Melissa Steiner-Davion is around.

True, but the writeup specifically says, " Archon Katrina Steiner has called on allies from across the Inner Sphere to defend Tharkad and push back the invaders."

Edited by Mikel Kerensky, 17 November 2017 - 07:13 PM.


#15 ScrapIron Prime

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 07:28 PM

View PostCatten Hart, on 17 November 2017 - 04:09 PM, said:

Welp. Looks like Steiner's gonna lose Tharkad.

Yep, just like the Inner Sphere lost Tukyyid and therefore Earth three for three. I predict the clans will win and not be allowed to actually have the world. Then the map will reset and we'll all pretend it didn't happen.

¯\_(ツ)_/¯

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 08:10 PM

View PostMikel Kerensky, on 17 November 2017 - 06:47 PM, said:

Can someone please tell PGI that Katrina Steiner died in 3040 and therefore cannot call on anyone to defend Tharkad. Unless they are able to raise the dead...

View PostEd Steele, on 17 November 2017 - 06:58 PM, said:

Melissa Steiner-Davion is around.



Sarna said:

Katrina Steiner (2976 – January 4th, 3040)

Melissa Arthur Steiner (3010 – June 19th, 3055)

Katherine Morgan Steiner-Davion (November 16th, 3032 - August 31th, 3143), also known as Katrina Steiner and later known as Katherine Wolf

Katherine began to publicly play up her Lyran heritage and downplay her Davion half, often leaving the "Davion" of off her surname. She also took upon herself her maternal grandmother's name of "Katrina," hoping to remind people of the popular leader. This also had the effect of creating much confusion over which Katrina Steiner was being discussed.

Edited by Sam Ael, 17 November 2017 - 08:19 PM.


#17 Mikel Kerensky

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 08:49 PM

MY GODS HOW DID I FORGET THAT! I am really ashamed of myself right now.
BUT WAIT! THERE'S MORE!

In 3057, Prince Victor was still Archon of the Federated Commonwealth, though in 3057 she did take power, BUT it was the Lyran Alliance. The Lyran Commonwealth technically no longer existed.

So really he was First Prince of the Federated Suns part of the Commonwealth, but still Federated Commonwealth.

Edited by Mikel Kerensky, 17 November 2017 - 08:52 PM.


#18 Lorginir

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 09:19 PM

View PostCatten Hart, on 17 November 2017 - 04:09 PM, said:

Welp. Looks like Steiner's gonna lose Tharkad.

It is already lost. There is no chance people let PGI pull this "tie" nonsense second time, as well as there is no chance of win bar dropping below 98% clan. I'll take free money for autoloss though.

#19 Mikayshen

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 09:24 PM

IS reward should be a Steiner scout - The Atlas
Clan rewards...an hell, PGI is going to fix it so the Clans don't win. Just like for the last IS vs Clan planetary battle.
4 million cbills for everyone at the end, I'm calling it now.

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 10:46 PM

I hope faction cockpit items or camo patters for a chassis are available prizes for this event!





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