What happened to George Knatz?

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What happened to George Knatz?

Post by Dan Gordon » 1 month ago

With multiple dispersal sales, I guess he left the SIM. If that's not the case, sorry for the false alarm. I'm always miffed when this happens without a back story? Is he fine? Did he just get tired of the game? I understand in many cases one just doesn't know. Of course, some sellers at auction call their sales a Dispersal sale which just complicates the situation. In the old days, somebody would threaten to leave the SIM and then we would all talk him/her out of it and I think they were glad!

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Re: What happened to George Knatz?

Post by Louise Bayou » 1 month ago

He left the game on his own.
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Re: What happened to George Knatz?

Post by Garret Folsom » 1 month ago

It seems to be a cycle. A new player comes in and creates a huge barn, but gets burned out and ends up leaving. First it was Bernard Kwok, then Jr. Lewis and now George. Maybe there are other reasons for it, but whatever it is, I hope he makes his way back to the game.

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Re: What happened to George Knatz?

Post by Flizan Hambletonian » 1 month ago

There are other reasons. Let's just say that George quit the game- his own decision. I think it's very sad... And I hope both George and JR will come back someday.
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Re: What happened to George Knatz?

Post by Andrew James » 1 month ago

That's too bad, he was doing so well.
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Re: What happened to George Knatz?

Post by Andrew Davidson » 1 month ago

We all know what happened. He was working with the rebel alliance, feeding info such as ship plans and designs. The weak spots of 100 different Death Stars. Not to mention he let the menacing hero’s escape. He knew too much and darth Glenn had to put him down as a show of force. Right in front of the whole fleet and crew
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Re: What happened to George Knatz?

Post by The Steward » 1 month ago

George had been unhappy with the way I run the game for a long time. But I find that players very often come back - Charles Bunbury is even back under a different moniker!
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Re: What happened to George Knatz?

Post by Pete Vella » 1 month ago

The Steward wrote:
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George had been unhappy with the way I run the game for a long time. But I find that players very often come back - Charles Bunbury is even back under a different moniker!
did Charles leave because he was unhappy with the way you ran the game? I never knew why he left either.
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Re: What happened to George Knatz?

Post by The Steward » 1 month ago

Pete Vella wrote:
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The Steward wrote:
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George had been unhappy with the way I run the game for a long time. But I find that players very often come back - Charles Bunbury is even back under a different moniker!
did Charles leave because he was unhappy with the way you ran the game? I never knew why he left either.
Edited: I can't remember why he stopped.
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Re: What happened to George Knatz?

Post by Tim Matthews » 1 month ago

The Steward wrote:
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Pete Vella wrote:
1 month ago
The Steward wrote:
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George had been unhappy with the way I run the game for a long time. But I find that players very often come back - Charles Bunbury is even back under a different moniker!
did Charles leave because he was unhappy with the way you ran the game? I never knew why he left either.
My recollection is that he was unhappy about the day rate hike, but my recollections past yesterday are dicey at best.
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Re: What happened to George Knatz?

Post by Gwayne Mike » 1 month ago

My my! So much unhappiness!! :(
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Re: What happened to George Knatz?

Post by Garret Folsom » 1 month ago

I'm unhappy with the way my barn is performing. I think a bunch of other people should leave the game so my results will improve!!!

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Re: What happened to George Knatz?

Post by The Steward » 1 month ago

Garret Folsom wrote:
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I'm unhappy with the way my barn is performing. I think a bunch of other people should leave the game so my results will improve!!!
Anyone who has Franzia and Allura at the same time has to go through the Brian Leavitt rule, sorry!!
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Re: What happened to George Knatz?

Post by Danny Derby » 1 month ago

The Steward wrote:
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Garret Folsom wrote:
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I'm unhappy with the way my barn is performing. I think a bunch of other people should leave the game so my results will improve!!!
Anyone who has Franzia and Allura at the same time has to go through the Brian Leavitt rule, sorry!!
I'd like to file a formal complaint about off the board finishes in the World Cup AND losing the Derby. Can you please refer to me to the correct department?

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Re: What happened to George Knatz?

Post by Steve Leavitt » 1 month ago

The Steward wrote:
1 month ago
Garret Folsom wrote:
1 month ago
I'm unhappy with the way my barn is performing. I think a bunch of other people should leave the game so my results will improve!!!
Anyone who has Franzia and Allura at the same time has to go through the Brian Leavitt rule, sorry!!
Ohhhhhh, man! Decisions, decisions!! Do I get rid of any really nice horses I have just for the right to complain, or keep the horses???? This is a tough call. You have no idea. Brian gets his inclination for complaining from SOMEONE!!!

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