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[Idea] Option to have no motto

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Anapol
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[Idea] Option to have no motto

Postby Anapol » Mon Jan 09, 2017 1:26 am

This obviously isn't the most pressing suggestion to improve NS, but I figured it might not be so difficult to implement: what if nations could choose not to have a motto?

I think many players would make this choice, or at least consider it. In real life, almost one out of every four nations don't have an official national motto. Russia, the United Kingdom, and Japan are three of the more prominent examples. :)
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Postby Imperium Anglorum » Mon Jan 09, 2017 4:39 am

Yes, but 'Dieu et mon droit', is the motto of the Crown. The Government is formed and established in the name of the Crown, and therefore, is an extension of the Crown.
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Postby Drasnia » Mon Jan 09, 2017 9:35 am

A few issues do use your motto. Do you want to be excluded from certain issues just because you don't like having a motto?

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Postby Etheriland » Mon Jan 09, 2017 9:37 am

What's the actual reason you don't want one though? Because if it is too much work to think about it, just use the random one.
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Postby Socio Polor » Mon Jan 09, 2017 12:54 pm

or just put "no motto" in the text box.

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Postby Frisbeeteria » Mon Jan 09, 2017 1:16 pm

Anapol wrote:In real life, almost one out of every four nations don't have an official national motto

This isn't real life. This is NATIONSTATES!

As has been pointed out, it's used in Issues, and therefore has a purpose in the game. I'm not seeing any traction on this one.

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Postby Anapol » Mon Jan 09, 2017 3:54 pm

Thank you.

Frisbeeteria wrote:
Anapol wrote:In real life, almost one out of every four nations don't have an official national motto

This isn't real life. This is NATIONSTATES!

I thought they were the same. Didn't you see the United States transported to Hell by a fleet of helicopters on November 9th? :p

Etheriland wrote:What's the actual reason you don't want one though? Because if it is too much work to think about it, just use the random one.

I'm not the sharpest tool in the shed, but I could (hopefully?) muster up the brain power to think up a motto. I thought it'd be cool for symbolic purposes. For instance, an anarchy or very hands-off government might not have an official motto.
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