Holding The Line Chapter 205 Update ID

Raptor has sent us the latest HTL installment. They're up to 205 chapters and well over a million words.

Hey all, Raptor here

HTL continues with the second part of "Check And Mate", a four parter written by myself and Joe Guida. As you saw in the last chapter, Battlegroups Valkyrie and Rapier had joined forces to fight two Nephilim carrier battlegroups that had broken through the defensive line established by the Combined Fleet. This story picks up from there. Please send any and all comments either to me or to Joe at captpowell1@earthlink.net.

The story is at: ../archives/ch205.htm

Best, Raptor

Remembering Tony Knox Update ID

Some of our older visitors may still remember a recurring feature that we had on the CIC in 1999 and 2000. On most days we would post a news bulletin from Privateer 2, a good many of which were attributed to star reporter Tony Knox. He's not listed in the Tri-System's database, so all we know about Knox is that he'd report on just about anything:
  • Antiques and valuables
  • Gardening tips
  • War correspondence
  • Politics
  • Crime reports
The full list of articles is available here. And here's a special bonus news brief from the Privateer 2 website that wasn't included in the game.

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