How did you first know about AGEod games

I saw an AGEod game in a shop (Walmart, Virgin, etc.)
11%
20
I read a game review on a website (please tell us which one)
18%
32
I read a post in a forum (please tell us which one)
33%
58
I read a game review in a magazine (please tell us which one)
11%
19
A friend told me about it in real life
4%
7
A friend told me about it on the internet
4%
7
I saw a member signature in an internet forum
1%
2
I clicked on an advertising banner on a website (please tell us which one)
1%
2
I saw an AGEod game in a webshop (Amazon, NWS, ect)
9%
16
I was doing a keyword search through Internet
8%
15
 
Total votes: 178
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Sun Apr 13, 2008 6:33 am

sur le forum de la vigie, un peu avant la sortie de BOA.

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How did you first hear about AGEod's games?


I was looking for a good wargame, i made some research on the net and voila.

Even if Europa Universalis stay my favorite game, well not exactly the same kind of game but anyway, i have to say that Napoleon's Campaigns is a hell of a good game.

Congratz.

(and of course let's not forget BOA and ACW ^^)

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MarkShot
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Sun Apr 13, 2008 3:52 pm

An old gaming friends of years mention BOA as a game to get while corresponding via email.

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One aspect not covered by this poll is that the brand awareness mechanism has probably evolved a lot today from what it was two years ago. Two years ago it was almost certainly word of mouth. However, I think now it is a lot more is driven by gaming Web sites/previews/reviews/AARs.

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Tue Apr 15, 2008 10:16 am

I first saw and downloaded BoA from 'Steam'. While I enjoyed it, I was super-psyched when I found out about AACW and got that from your website right away.

Great stuff guys!
My name is Aaron.

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Cosimus wrote:Searched with Google: "PhilThib" "EU" "LGG" Pax Romana" "AWE"
wanted some eratas for the Rules and a workable patch for "Pax Romana"


Whats the difference in guderian words?

I ve read guderian - spanish - translated, but---

ich bin auslander und spreche nicht gut deutsch ... bitte langsam :siffle: (was an easy song a man named Klaus showed to me... )

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Sat Apr 19, 2008 3:17 pm

BoA on Matrix Games

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Sun Apr 20, 2008 11:36 am

First heard about AGEOD at the matrix forum taliking about BOA...great games keep up the good work....how about a medieval game based on the War of the Roses?

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Sun Apr 20, 2008 11:47 am

Punk Reaper wrote:First heard about AGEOD at the matrix forum taliking about BOA...great games keep up the good work....how about a medieval game based on the War of the Roses?


Hey, you are the "i want a medieval game" guy form the Matrix forums, aren't you?? :niark:
Welcome to the forums!

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Sun Apr 20, 2008 1:08 pm

Knew I should have used a different name...Now Ageod will know that there is only a market of one for the medieval game format... :(

Thanks for the welcome

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Sun Apr 20, 2008 1:14 pm

Well, at least two, counting with me... :siffle:
But i don't think there will be a medieval AGEOD game in the near future... i hope there will be one later. :innocent:

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Mon Apr 21, 2008 12:17 pm

Just clicked my answer. I heard about AGEod on the Paradox Forums.
Player of many Ageod Games : AACW, ROP, BOA2 and PON!

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Chris Stavros
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Fri May 02, 2008 5:46 pm

I heard about it from PT actually, when I reviwed Great Invasions I asked phillip to let me know when his next design arrived, which was BoA.

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Fri Jul 11, 2008 11:01 am

Well...I first saw an AGEOD game (Napoleon's campaigns) in a shop (a small retailer, not any large chain) while on a game buying spree. But actually I did not buy it (I only remember it because I hesitated a lot) because I had never heard of it and wasn't sure I would enjoy it (and the retailer didn't know the game, either, so couldn't answer my questions).So, this did not made me aware of the existence of AGEOD or of its other games.


I really found out about AGEOD when I searched for a patch for "Great Invasions" some days ago.


Generally speaking, in most cases, I'm made aware of games on internet forums.Often randomly on forums dedicated to games I already own, but I sometimes actively google/search for forums/threads/websites discussing the relative interest of various games in a given genre.



I responded to the poll "I noticed the game on a webshop" since it seemed the most accurate, even though the "webshop" was actually AGEOD's site (I mean I bought BoA because I noticed it on the site I was visiting for "Great Invasions").

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Mon Jul 14, 2008 5:32 pm

Did a search one day in Wikipedia for civil war PC games, after some research decided to purchase AACW -- bought the boxed game through Best Buy, not yet knowing enough about AGEOD to warrant a direct download from their site. Knowing what I know of the company now, and their outstanding support and community...I wish I could turn back the hands of time :)

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Wed Jul 23, 2008 4:39 pm

It was in Cyberstratège for BOA. I bought the game and enjoyed it so much that I bought ACW and NCP without asking questions :niark:

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Wed Jul 23, 2008 6:15 pm

Heard first in the forum "LEQG". :siffle:
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J'ai lu un article sur BoA dans Cyberstratège

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Narakir
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Sat Aug 23, 2008 2:11 am

I discovered them in the French paradox forum OT, I started to watch AGEOD closely and came in when NPC got released.

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Tue Aug 26, 2008 6:23 am

Read a review of BOA in Armchair General Magazine.

http://www.armchairgeneral.com/

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Tue Aug 26, 2008 7:34 am

Actually first I bought a game (ACW) and then got involved with the forums. Kind of the wrong way round of how should done things, right? :niark:

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Tue Aug 26, 2008 12:44 pm

Cinoque wrote:sur le forum de la vigie, un peu avant la sortie de BOA.


+1

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Tue Aug 26, 2008 12:52 pm

Gamershell.com, that`s the side where I read at first about Ageod and ACW, this game makes so much fun :coeurs:

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Read review about BOA in Armchair General.

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Fri Sep 05, 2008 11:40 pm

Browsing at Best Buy. I thought the box looked interesting enough to shuck out $30. Im really glad we bought it.

:coeurs: ,
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The Wargamer.

Though I deleted that site from my favourites some time ago.

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Mon Sep 08, 2008 8:29 pm

Saw the game in a software store. Since I love American civil war games I bought it. I'm always on the lookout for strategy war games.So glad I did,this is definitly my favorite computer civil war game. I think I read somewhere in these forums that this game is somewhat based on an old Victory Games boardgame.Which I own and enjoyed back in the day.If not it has some similarities. So once I saw this,there was no doubt I would buy it![as I will with the other AGEod games] Keep up the good work,and thanks for lots of fun!

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Tue Sep 16, 2008 11:28 am

It was late at night and I was trying to order Close Combat from Matrix and accidentally clicked on BoA instead.

Imagine my surprise when I unzipped the installer. :D

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Fri Sep 26, 2008 12:55 pm

As a paradox games fan, paradox forum was the first place I spotted a game from ageod. After visiting ageod forum for first time, I check regurarly to see if there are any news about VGN. ...you know, paradox Victoria was too demanding to be fun for me.

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