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Old 10-27-2015, 07:54 PM   #14
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Default Re: [GURPS Lite] TL8 Time Travelers Go to WW2

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Originally Posted by ericthered View Post
You date yourself. My grandparents barely remember the times when the war was on. I got a lot more information on it from movies. And even more information because I'm a history buff and liked to play axis and allies (the board game).

The agency idea is right though: give the players fair warning before the game that they might want to have history buffs among them.
I'm a historian too but read a lot of books. Those 5-6years were pretty well nuanced in any given theatre.

Hence the problem of such time travelers is knowing some of the nuances of various partisan groups, who to trust and not to trust. Not giving too much away etc.
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