Wednesday, March 27th 2013 - 07:39 UTC

Falklands ‘Counter Strike’ online game has ‘British terrorists’ eliminated by ‘Argentine patriots’

An Argentine company has developed a map for the popular online game Counter Strike in which players fight British “terrorists” on the Falkland Islands. The setting created by has clocked more than 9,000 downloads in a few hours, after “going viral”.

The game starts at the Argentine cemetery in Darwin and continues in Stanley

Despite the pro-Argentina stance of the game, the developers say they mean no disrespect.

Argentina claims sovereignty over the Falklands, but last month Islanders with a massive 92% turnout voted overwhelmingly to remain British.

The game opens with a promotional video that says “in 1982, Argentines fought the English to claim back the sovereignty of the Malvinas”.

As in any Counter Strike game, there are two opposing groups of four players: police and terrorists. In the Falklands version, the Argentines are the police and start the game in the Argentine Cemetery. Their foes have their base in Port Stanley, the Falklands capital, but it is identified with its Argentine name, Puerto Argentino.

The Argentine web hosting company responsible for the online game told the BBC in Spanish it was not seeking controversy, but wanted to honour Argentine troops who died in the 1982 Falklands conflict.

“It's a tribute. We wanted to honour our fallen heroes. We went to the Malvinas last year and deposited a bottle in the cemetery, full of messages people left for the soldiers,” Dattatec press officer Fernando Llorente told the BBC.

Local landmarks are reproduced in the game, but no Union Jack flags can be seen.

“In the Malvinas map, there are no English flags on show due to the respect, glory and honour to the fallen,” the company's press release says.

The game's release comes amid tension over the Islands, as Argentina continues its diplomatic campaign for sovereignty. On Tuesday, Argentine Foreign Minister Hector Timerman asked the United Nations to continue with his ‘good offices’ in the dispute.

In a two-day referendum on the Falkland Islands political status and future held March 10/11 just three residents out of 1,517 cast votes against remaining British, which does not mean they are pro-Argentina but rather pro-independence.

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1 brit abroad (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 07:56 am Report abuse
The only way that the RG's would get to win!!
2 Shed-time (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 08:16 am Report abuse
Losers in real life, losers in fantasy realm.
3 reality check (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 08:18 am Report abuse
Best Basil Fawlty voice, 'Right that's it!!! Dig em up!

Seriously though, little bit offensive using an existing military cemetery for a game.
4 Steve-33-uk (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 08:56 am Report abuse
I sometimes play CS, so I'm going to download the map later and defend the Islands from an colonial RG invasion. I've already changed my in game graffiti spray to a Falkland Islands flag in preparation ;)
5 HansNiesund (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 09:10 am Report abuse
No doubt about, fantasy has a big role to play in everything to do with the Malvinas.
6 agent999 (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 09:19 am Report abuse
The invasion in 1982 was the juntas fault, it was nothing to do with the Argentinian people and was not supported by the Argentinian people.

”The game opens with a promotional video that says “in 1982, Argentines fought the English to claim back the sovereignty of the Malvinas”.
7 Shed-time (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 09:40 am Report abuse
@6 we all know the argentine people caused the war, they are still handing out medals for it, don't you know?
8 Anglotino (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 10:28 am Report abuse
Final Argentina might win!
9 Usurping Pirate (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 10:53 am Report abuse
Today's Notebook winner for the biggest outright lie is Agent999 , who wasn't even born in 1982 .
In 6 days time , you will have your pathetic , gawdy little ceremonies with a lot of chest beating and swearing to die for the motherland and Cristina will make a 3 hour speech and you'll get your government sponsored barbeque and half bottle of red wine for attending .
The next day , you'll go back to your graft , corruption and cynicism .
The Falkland Islanders will wake up richer , safer and happier than you .
10 agent999 (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 11:00 am Report abuse

just stating the facts as the Argentinians and Dattatec see them !!
11 Escoses Doido (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 11:25 am Report abuse
Great way to indoctranate all those young argentinians.
12 screenname (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 11:54 am Report abuse
Can't buy propaganda like this. Really good news for the Falklands.

I wonder if it will occur to any of the Argentinians playing this that they are fighting amongst buildings where the peaceful civilian population would see them as the enemy. I hope the game inspires young Argentinians to visit the Falklands, where the local population and a lack of Spanish slogans might make them think about government brainwashing.

As a side note, has anyone else noticed the graphics on this thing look like what people in Europe and North America would have had a decade ago?
13 Shed-time (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 11:56 am Report abuse
I don't play computer games because I have other more interesting things to do, however, the popularity of a game that basically involves shooting up a cemetery shows the level of moral vacuity that your average Argentine suffers from.

Do the war-dead get up in the middle of the game and try to suck your blood?

Is the end-of-level monster KFC? It couldn't be maximo because he can't actually move due to obesity.
14 MrFlagpole (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 12:04 pm Report abuse
I bet they still lose. Can't help themselves.
15 Shed-time (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 12:12 pm Report abuse
@14 There is probably an extra stage where after losing you can pretend you won and go around telling all the winners that you really won, and the war was caused by someone else. And an easter egg, where you can be a argentine soldier playing russian roulette with a bound-up farmer, just like in the real war.

Do the argentine players just walk around throwing land-mines everywhere?
16 Monty69 (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 12:26 pm Report abuse
I appreciate the element of the ridiculous in this, but I have to say I also found it very disturbing (there is a clip on the Telegraph). The scene showed fighting and Argentine soldiers around Stanley and I can't help feeling that if I found this shocking, it's hard to imagine how dreadful this must feel to anyone who was there in 1982.
The most disturbing thing about this is what it says about the delusional mental state that most Argentines must live in. This has appeared in the same week that Timmerman has rocked up at the UN expecting support for the idea that the Falklands and its people should be handed over to Argentina. They have got so used to treating islanders as non- people that they believe it, and any indignity they choose to inflict on us is OK.
ANyway, it's all fine by be. The more contempt you show for the people of the Falkland Islands, and this game is an example of that, the further away you get from what you want.
17 knarfw (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 12:28 pm Report abuse
Wonder if HMS Invincible will get sunk again.
18 golfcronie (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 12:45 pm Report abuse
I thought that the referendum was that they wanted to remain a BRITISH OVERSEAS TERRITORY, not whether they wanted to be BRITISH. HEY FOLKS THEY ARE FALKLANDERS, I REPEAT THEY ARE FALKLANDERS. Christ, when will they understand or is something lost in translation.
19 Optimus_Princeps (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 12:55 pm Report abuse
What a pathetic waste of time. One of the merits of these types of games is that they are supposed to have an element of historical value.

Now, the idiots will squeeze in playing this game in with the time they already spend looking at pornography and snuff films on their government laptops. I'm sure PH will “pirate” a copy for himself, as he seeks refuge from reality.
20 Shed-time (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 01:07 pm Report abuse
@17 I did presume a floating Belgrano can be seen in the background during the game-play.
21 El capitano (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 01:13 pm Report abuse
LOL....Its about time that some one “Very Gently” informed these Argie monky's that,“ there is a huge difference between scatching their ass and tearing it all apart.” Nuff said...!!.
22 Conqueror (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 01:32 pm Report abuse
@4 Come back and let us know how you get on. I suppose you'll be playing as the British. You should be able to win in about half-an-hour.
@13 I think it's good that the “Argentines” start in the Argentine Cemetary. They won't have to move except to step down into a grave. And how can it be a “tribute” to “fallen heroes”. The argies didn't have any “heroes”, fallen or otherwise. Too busy herding civilians into halls under guard, crapping in people's homes, painting red crosses on everything and siting artillery between people's homes.
23 Shed-time (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 01:43 pm Report abuse
@22 those kinds of activity are seen as being heroic in Argentina. Defecating in the middle of one's carpet is an important part of their culture and we should respect it.
24 Ted (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 01:44 pm Report abuse
Malvinas - Mapa Counter Strike....
25 Clyde15 (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 01:46 pm Report abuse
A good diplomatic own goal for the Malvanistas. As this receives publicity in the UK more people will support the Islanders.
What initially was somewhat indifference to Argentina may well change to a dislike or even hatred of the country and harden people to the possibility of future conflict.
To quote an old Glasgow adage “if you think you are hard enough, come on and try it ”
26 Gustbury (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 02:33 pm Report abuse
1@-and you with Norway,Yankee and chilean help!!!! we...alone and much eggs!!! go to ask to our pilots hahahaha cowards!! :)
27 knarfw (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 02:36 pm Report abuse
@26, Thanks for that, brightened my morning. What will your pilots be flying again?
28 Gustbury (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 02:38 pm Report abuse
hahahah you remember very good ,hahahahaha!!! our pilots your terror!!! lol CAGONES!! :)
29 knarfw (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 02:44 pm Report abuse
Quaking in my boots here.
30 Shed-time (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 02:55 pm Report abuse
@26 You're a liar. You had help from Israel, USSR, Peru, Venezuela ... so any more lies you want to peddle?
31 LEPRecon (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 03:04 pm Report abuse
It's a pity that the game isn't more true to life, showing the current capabilities of both sides.

A couple of Apaches should put paid to the Argentine 'police'. LOL
32 CaptainSilver (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 03:09 pm Report abuse
Does the game include Rapiers and Harriers downing the Rg planes? Is the end always Rgs shitting themselves and frequently hoisting white flags? Does it include the TVs going around clearing up their mess and being shipped off humiliated back to Rgland?

Why would any defeated country wish to continue playing out a humiliating defeat?
33 Condorito (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 03:13 pm Report abuse
@26 Gustbury
You exemplify why your country is the most detested in South America. You lost a war on your own doorstep against a country that is 12,000km away because of overall military incompetence, yet you firmly believe that in some way you won.

You received material help from Peru, France and Israel and logistical help from several other nations. If the Brits had received no logistical help they still would have won.

The Falklands war is taught in military academies around the world - Argentina's contribution is the “what not to do” part.
34 Shed-time (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 03:14 pm Report abuse
@32 I think it involves them crapping in the middle aisle of a post office.
35 Be serious (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 03:14 pm Report abuse
Can't see this computer game being of much interest outside Argentina. Its a sad World and Tinkadova will almost certainly have to play with himself.
36 Falkland Islands (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 03:33 pm Report abuse
one word “SICK”
37 CJvR (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 03:34 pm Report abuse
Nice to make a game about the brave resistance to the facist Argie invaders.
38 GFace (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 03:42 pm Report abuse
Will they get to lay unmarked landmines again? Will they get to hold a gun to an unarmed radio broadcaster's head again? Will they get to virtually lock up the population of Goose Green again? This time will they be permitted by their military “governor” to use the citizens of Stanley as human shields at the end? This time will they get to toss islanders from planes and helicopters?

Pathetic fascist fantasies.
39 malicious bloke (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 03:43 pm Report abuse
Game engine looks OK, let's hope they have the abject humiliating surrender physics working right though.
40 GFace (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 03:43 pm Report abuse
Will they get to lay unmarked landmines again? Will they get to hold a gun to an unarmed radio broadcaster's head again? Will they get to virtually lock up the population of Goose Green again? This time will they be permitted by their military “governor” to use the citizens of Stanley as human shields at the end? This time will they get to toss islanders from planes and helicopters?

Pathetic fascist fantasies.
41 ljordao (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 03:51 pm Report abuse
Let the Argentinian fascists play the game. This is all they will ever be able to do. Long live the Falklanders and their freedom!
42 Simon68 (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 03:52 pm Report abuse
This rather reminds me of our very bad taste Olympics advert, same thought processes at work, presumably CFK is behind it, and we, the Argentine tax payers presmably paid for the research and development!!!!!!!!
43 Anglophile (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 03:53 pm Report abuse
Perhaps they could create 'Pope' character that can send fiery lightning bolts to smite the Falkland home guard, or a UN army made up of thousands of Venezuelan and Uruguayan SAS to take out the ladies in the tea shop. I'm not sure what they will do about the postman with his nuclear weapons though......
44 GFace (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 04:13 pm Report abuse
I have to wonder how much work goes into these things (speaking as someone who struggles with Epic Mickey, I am just not an expert here), I recall joking about a “mod” to Doom (where I was once again all thumbs) in the old days where “Daughters of the American Revolution” were trying to take back the public library from hippies with their last stand in the genealogy room and I suspect that it wasn't going to be a lab exercise for a Fortran class. One has to wonder what the designers could have been doing to better their own lives (let alone their neighborhood and country rather than wanting to vicariously stand on the islanders necks).
45 Usurping Pirate (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 04:14 pm Report abuse
Gustbury , Condorito forgot to mention that you also got help from Libya , and had the war gone on long enough , the Soviet Union too. Agent999 wants us to believe the argentine people opposed the 1982 invasion , when a cursory search online will prove otherwise .
Fact is , most people cheered when the tanks took to the streets on the 26th March 1976 , for the same reason they will applaud the next coup . They are fed up with lawlessness , corruption and economic mismanagement . You marxist f*ckwits need to realize that you reap what you sow, and that when civil war spills onto the streets , it won't be fought in chat rooms , and that real bullets hurt .
46 ChrisR (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 04:37 pm Report abuse
Well, I did not understand how grown people could play these games until I looked at the link.

Now I am convinced that I DON'T KNOW how anybody in their right mind can waste their time on this drivel.

They must be devoutly religious to have the same level of delusion to think this nonsense is worth spending money on as well as the time-wasted involved playing it.

Grow up and get a life, whichever side you are on.
47 Anbar (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 04:43 pm Report abuse
“I have to wonder how much work goes into these things”

one person about 2 weeks of evening work - tops.
the 3d work is minimal and the rest is just photo-editing to set up textures to wrap wireframe objects.

its a POP.

a 12 year old could do it.
48 Room101 (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 04:55 pm Report abuse
Take your dead back to the homeland where you can show how much you respect them. Your Game is just that- a game profiting from you disrespect. The Brits do so respect them by having given them with proper burials.
49 agent999 (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 05:05 pm Report abuse
@45 Usurping Pirate
“Agent999 wants us to believe the argentine people opposed the 1982 invasion , when a cursory search online will prove otherwise .”

I don't want you to believe this !!
50 Clyde15 (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 05:34 pm Report abuse
You are being too hard on your countrymen - your pilots were not cowards. Fighting with “la muerta negra” must have been exceedingly scary for them.
Now go and read an non-Argentinian neutral version of the conflict and when you get your facts correct, come back to us.
51 CaptainSilver (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 05:42 pm Report abuse
If you want to comment on this game to the people who made it and are putting it out email.
52 Beef (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 06:09 pm Report abuse
This sums up how pathetic the entire Argie nation is. Some US Far Right groups have done the same thing where the objective is to kill as many black people as possible. This is no different and is to be expected give the collective mental illness prevelant in Argie land.

If they want to play a game about the Falklands war that is at least based on reality then.they could at least download the OFP mod Flashpoint in the Falklands but they would obviously have to play the part of a UK solider implementing a UNSC order to remove an Argie occupying force from the islands.
53 Pete Bog (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 06:59 pm Report abuse
“In the Malvinas map, there are no English flags on show.”
If they are referring to the real Falkland Islands (the clue is in the signs and official documentation you F***wits), I don't remember seeing a single English flag from Stanley all the way to West Point (I accept I was too homebound to make it to the Jason Islands).

So in that sense the game is accurate. However being the Falkland Islands I do remember seeing Falkland Island flags (strange that innit?) and a lot of Union Jacks.

This is for you F***wit Malvanistas (real Argentinians know the truth), the Falkland Islands are British-not English. Most of the people resident in the Falkland Islands were born in the Falkland Islands which is roughly 8000 miles away from England.

“In the Malvinas map, there are no English flags on show due to the respect, glory and honour to the fallen,” the company's press release says.“

It's due to the fact you've got your heads jammed so firmly up your rectums you cannot see what is really there-see a psychiatrist.

”in 1982, Argentines fought the English to claim back the sovereignty of the Malvinas”.
1/- Argentina was formed in 1853, at a time when the British were on the Falklands, so Argentina cannot have held sovereignity in 1853= it cannot have been lost = it cannot be claimed back if RGs never had it.
2/-As Argentina only fought the English then perhaps the Welsh were ghosts and did not exist, the Scottish were ghosts that did not exist, the Nepalese are ghosts the Argentines certainly wish did not exist, the chinese personnnel weren't there, 'Rubber Duck'and co who helped out were Falkland Islanders and I am sure that these were not the only non-English nationalities that fought the Argentines. Was there not a New Zealand Sea Harrier pilot in the war? If so not English.

It is hardly suprising (except to Argentina) that if Argentines are unable to even get nationalities correct (even their own, pre-1853), no wonder every dodge they try, fails, badly.
54 El capitano (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 07:13 pm Report abuse
Ohh I get it....A suprise cowardly attack on a country that really had no means of a real defence...get the shit kicked out of you once those who you attacked decide that enough is enough...Get your sorry ass's shipped back to your own country,in shame...Then come up with a video game thats completely off the wall(Pretend we won)..And to top it all off inform the Brits that no disrepect is intended....ahaaaaaaaaa...You really cant make this shit up...I propose that the Brits send Basil Faulty and Joey Barton to have a nice lil chat with these Argie lunatics...One thing for certain the Argies have no idea of what shame is,so Basil and Joey would be ideal in such a situation,and the Argies can then claim to have sat down for“dialogue” with the Brits,and as they usually do..claim a victory.....!!
55 Santa Fe (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 08:14 pm Report abuse
55... Jajaja or we look on at the humiliated RGs , the only way you set foot on the Falklands is in a fantasy game jajajaja like a child playing war love it....lets make believe, as said earlier I think it has a function where the RG soldiers can defacate in the islanders houses, threaten them and place artillery in playgrounds ...
56 CaptainSilver (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 08:19 pm Report abuse
Trolls are scarce today. Suppose they are all glued to their Playstations playing this sad little game. Got to make up for Timermans humiliation somehow. Surprised the Args haven't included their rout at Goose Green or Mount Tumbledown with white flags flying everywhere and Galtieri having his arse handed to him on a plate?
57 briton (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 08:24 pm Report abuse
Is this what Argentina is being reduced to,
Instead of fighting their own problems,
They now turn to games,

But hey, we in the west and most of the world all play games,
Even [I think] the military’s play games to train,

But if this is what keeps them of the streets then so be it,
But there is just one little note of reality to consider here,,

It’s only a game,
And in real life, the Falklands will remain British, and the Argies won’t get them,
Mmm -carry on playing .lol.

58 Santa Fe (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 08:24 pm Report abuse
Maybe they should add a Gurkha add on level, those boys were desperate to say hello to the brave RG boys.
59 GeoffWard2 (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 09:09 pm Report abuse
A nice response to the You Tube 'short' to explain TFI's pov.

Unfortunately, one was straightforward and explanatory
... the other is a warping of truths and realities transformed into a 'game'.
Still, this game is much less damaging than the 'truths' sold in the schoolbooks.
60 Musky (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 09:28 pm Report abuse
This game would be banned in the UK; it's a incitement to racial hatred.
61 Clyde15 (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 09:51 pm Report abuse
In a few years time this “game” will be accepted as a true account of the facts, appear in Argie school text books and a medal will be produced honouring the brave and noble Argie cyber warriors.
The Argie constitution will be amended to confirm this. To question it will be gross act of unpatriotic disobedience and the whole of Latam will support their noble brothers-in -arms.
62 puerto argentino (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 09:56 pm Report abuse
63 Santa Fe (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 10:10 pm Report abuse
62... Now all you need is a games console to play it on, better save some dollar
64 Beef (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 11:03 pm Report abuse
Not as cool as doing it in real life though puerto. I guess this is the nearest you spineless argie surrender monkeys will ever get though.
65 Falkland Islands (#) Mar 27th, 2013 - 11:20 pm Report abuse
Puerto Argentino was another name invented in 1982, so if they try using that name in their claim, it was only used for 74 days. How thick are they!
66 Bryzi (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 12:52 am Report abuse
Played a fair bit of counter strike myself and this is just a map add on for that game.

Looks nice enough although I don't agree that you should mix politics too much with games. Would be interested to know where the “terrorist” team has to plant the bomb. In the rg cemetary? Does the glass break? For non CS players one team has to plant a bomb and the other stop them.

Maybe we could set up a UK vs AR game on this map then we can wipe the floor with you again :). Then you can cry to the virtual UN, and any other virtual entity that will listen.
67 george briton (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 01:02 am
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68 graciela rodriguez (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 01:32 am
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69 agent999 (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 01:46 am Report abuse
67 & 68
I think you are turnip sussie
70 Bryzi (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 01:47 am Report abuse
Maybe you could cry about the virtual submarines we may or may not have in the game. Then we can reply that we don't comment on the the locations of our virtual submarines... virtually.

Then in the virtual world we can all make peace and be virtual friends, and stop being dicks to each other :)
71 Santa Fe (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 07:30 am Report abuse
The parachute regiment add on is also good, fix bayonets...they don't like it up them, they do NOT like it
72 Musky (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 07:45 am Report abuse
At ease Corporal Jones!
73 reality check (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 08:06 am Report abuse
I have an idea for a game, it's called super Timerman Brothers. It's set in the virtual UN and has a chubby faced character, wearing a red hat and dressed in blue and white clothes. He jumps around different obstacles with three friends. Basically you collect points by avoiding the the UK ambassador and collecting virtual resolutions. I got the idea from watching the real thing!
74 Martin Woodhead (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 08:08 am Report abuse
Or the runaway from the ghurkha's mode.
Do you get to virtually torture your own men before the surrender mode kicks in.
Not heros facist goons and conscript victims.
75 Usurping Pirate (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 09:26 am Report abuse
@73 : You should also give bonus points for the outright lies told .
76 Pete Bog (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 10:06 am Report abuse
Is the Napalm an add on?
How many points do you get for refusing to meet with a Falkland Islander present at an Argie meeting?
77 Shed-time (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 11:29 am Report abuse
It's amazing what lengths argentines will go to in order to support their beloved military Junta. They even create games about it.
78 screenname (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 11:29 am Report abuse
76 Pete Bog: If a Falklander identifies themself during the game,the Argentinians have to leave, so they lose.

Bit like this loser:
79 Anbar (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 04:11 pm Report abuse
DO people still play counter strike anyway?

Its pretty pre-historic in gaming terms...
80 GFace (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 04:14 pm Report abuse
@78, LOL,. yes SN and a I recall his debating partner was hosed off not at the Israelis but at Galloway for making him look like the jilted date. Classy.
81 Patagonico (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 05:01 pm Report abuse
When I saw the video I was ashamed. Brings the idea that war is like a game and make our image to the rest of the world even worse. I hope people in the islands to know that here in Arg there are a lot of people who don't identify at all with this. The idea of going back to 1982, and to keep on the obsession to occupy another territory that has nothing to do with us instead of focusing in our real problems. The less the media gives attention to this the better.
82 Zethee (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 05:12 pm Report abuse
Lmao, this is absolutely hilarious.

Thing is, this does not piss us off if it was indeed intended to, because we kicked there asses.

This is just embarrassing for Argentina.
83 El Capitan (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 07:10 pm
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84 briton (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 07:21 pm Report abuse
how can we be concern ??

when you invented it
you play it, and you, still
85 El Capitan (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 07:32 pm
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86 briton (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 08:13 pm Report abuse
but you did it first,
so 2nd concerned
87 Zethee (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 08:20 pm Report abuse
I seem to remember someone commenting that the British are much more “sabre rattling” than Argentina when it comes to this issue.

88 golfcronie (#) Mar 28th, 2013 - 08:39 pm Report abuse
Its only a game, just like Argentinian politics, they are not taken serious by the informed world.
89 briton (#) Mar 29th, 2013 - 12:09 am Report abuse
they are not even taken serious by comedians
90 Boovis (#) Mar 29th, 2013 - 01:14 pm Report abuse
The BBC says that Datatec's servers have been hit by a UK borne denial of service attack, but it was successfully repelled this time. Try again! :) they can't fight it off forever ;)
91 silly britons (#) Mar 29th, 2013 - 06:12 pm Report abuse
@89 briton
silly old man like the rest of the UK Team!
92 kenR (#) Mar 29th, 2013 - 06:37 pm
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93 Liliana (#) Mar 29th, 2013 - 08:33 pm
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94 Clyde15 (#) Mar 29th, 2013 - 09:03 pm Report abuse
#91 Ballocks

#92 Ballocks

#93 Ballocks

Talking to yourself Sussie ?
95 golfcronie (#) Mar 29th, 2013 - 09:31 pm Report abuse
96 axel arg (#) Mar 29th, 2013 - 09:35 pm Report abuse
Despite i don't agree on this video game, due to what happened 31 years ago wasn't a game, it was something horrible which shouldn't have happened, i want to tell everybody that next tuesday, chanel 7 the public television is going to start to transmit a fiction called combatientes (combatants), it's about the war of 1982 and it's implicances.
I'm sure it's going to be as good as all the fictions from the public television. I just hope it's serious, and tells everything that happened in the islands during the 76 days of the conflict.
97 Big Bad John (#) Mar 30th, 2013 - 02:30 am
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98 Anglotino (#) Mar 30th, 2013 - 03:56 am Report abuse

A big what Sussie? Growth? Sore?

We all know you like to offer what you have. Few if any of us would touch it with our worst enemy's appendage.
99 Clyde15 (#) Mar 30th, 2013 - 10:24 am Report abuse
“British terrorists eliminated by Argentine Parrots”
Now that's a game I would like to see. Parrots are a damn site cleverer than the average Argie. and it would be a close run fight but we would have to bring out our secret weapon....peanuts and that would be their downfall.
However we would have to watch out for their cunning mimicry - they can imitate any accent unlike the Argies.
Remember when the Scots used the password “Jimmy” because the Argies could only say “Yimmy”
Anyway, I am in a frivolous mood today, the sun is shining, it is a balmy +7c, the Spring flowers are showing in my garden, WW3 may break out in N.Korea and the Argies think that the Falklands are the number one problem in “the whole world”
100 asd.88 (#) Mar 30th, 2013 - 03:26 pm
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101 golfcronie (#) Mar 30th, 2013 - 05:54 pm Report abuse
do not worry we will be keeping them, thanks for being the spokesperson for million of Argies. Another intelligent Argie troll, gotta luv em,eh!
Please do tell what you are doing on this forum if not debating. FALKLAND ISLANDS ARE A BRITISH OVERSEAS TERRITORY and will remain such until THEY DECIDE otherwise, no other country will tell the FALKLAND ISLANDERS what to do. Now run along now and sort your countries financial problems out, if possible.
102 briton (#) Mar 30th, 2013 - 07:41 pm Report abuse
so is it a million argies to one brain ??
one brain shared by one million argies .lol.
103 ChrisR (#) Mar 30th, 2013 - 09:18 pm Report abuse
102 briton

It's one million brain cells distributed to 1 million argies to double their brain power!

104 Pirat-Hunter (#) Mar 30th, 2013 - 09:48 pm Report abuse
In Colombia and Mexico you can buy a real automatic weapon and hunt down the real McCoy like Malvo did a few years ago. Leave this game for british retards.
105 AlanR (#) Mar 31st, 2013 - 03:01 am
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106 Clyde15 (#) Mar 31st, 2013 - 09:16 am Report abuse
Even as big as yours Sussie ?
107 briton (#) Mar 31st, 2013 - 11:14 am Report abuse
103==you meen like pirate 104
i totaly
108 GeoffWard2 (#) Mar 31st, 2013 - 01:39 pm Report abuse
Thanks for the heads-up, Axel, about the fictional TV programme on Tuesday.

I'm out of zone, so would appreciate your review of its balance.

I would be interested to know if you think it is beneficial to Argentina's future and its national psychology surrounding the history of the 1982 war, the junta, the people, and the young who have been born since that date.

109 Don Gutierrez (#) Mar 31st, 2013 - 07:02 pm
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110 ChrisR (#) Mar 31st, 2013 - 09:30 pm Report abuse
109 Don Gutierrez

Sussie, go away and play with the cars on the freeway.
111 briton (#) Apr 01st, 2013 - 12:11 am Report abuse
or the trucks , lorries , steam rollers ,.lol
112 R0gerO (#) Apr 01st, 2013 - 02:31 am
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113 damnyankee (#) Apr 01st, 2013 - 06:16 am Report abuse
The argies are missing the main point here. The brits did them a huge favor by defeating their military. the argie government at the time was murderous. It had tortured and killed hundreds of its own citizens in silencing the opposition. Many of those who fought the brits were guilty of torture and murder. Anyone remember the 'flying nuns” ? They were thrown out of a helicoptor into the atlantic by military officers. After the war that government was replaced with a less murderous one and many officers who served in the Faulklands had to keep their heads down because they had tortured Argie citizens. Argentina should have an annual holiday to thank the Brits for defeating that government and helping them get a new one.
114 Clyde15 (#) Apr 01st, 2013 - 08:58 am Report abuse
I am enjoying my notoriety as a teenager - it's 52 years since I left that hallowed time. Buddy Holly and the Crickets were number 1 in the charts and nobody had heard of Argentina except for the Tango.!!
Conquer Sussie ? I have absolutely no interest in such a creature.
115 Forgetit86 (#) Apr 01st, 2013 - 10:32 am Report abuse
Look at all the pathetic butt-hurtness. For people who say “[l]osers in real life”, you passed quite a while commenting on this thread.
116 ChrisR (#) Apr 01st, 2013 - 01:01 pm Report abuse
Well I never (understood him).

Forget Tit 86 (hat size) is back.

Still can't understand him though.
117 GeoffWard2 (#) Apr 01st, 2013 - 07:02 pm Report abuse
This is not the same Forgetit86 that I knew a couple of years ago.

That one was a well educated Paulistan, erudite in argument and never rude.
I wonder if someone else has taken over his persona.
118 axel arg (#) Apr 01st, 2013 - 08:07 pm Report abuse
I have always thought that it's necesary to debate about everything, especially in a country like argentina where we suffered such a terrible genocide, and many other horrible things happened.
There are many aspects that have always been hiden in reference to the soldiers who fought in the war, the lectures about those vents are always too partial, and i hope this fiction can be a source of good debates, and people can finally know what really happened The public television is very serious when it debates about history.
119 Anbar (#) Apr 01st, 2013 - 11:11 pm Report abuse
“ The public television is very serious when it debates about history.”

except when its making thing up about the Falklands... (like they do in argentine schools by presenting things as “facts” without actually including any evidence - as we have been told first-hand by argentines themselves)
120 axel arg (#) Apr 02nd, 2013 - 02:59 pm Report abuse
Do you often watch our public television, or are you just repeating the usuall idiot prejudgments that other people express in reference to our chanel?.
I watch the public television everyday, and let me tell you that if all the chanels were like chanel 7, we would have a television of high quality.
121 Yonkeeboy (#) Apr 02nd, 2013 - 11:34 pm
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122 La SusanitaUS (#) Apr 03rd, 2013 - 01:08 am
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123 Clyde15 (#) Apr 03rd, 2013 - 08:53 am Report abuse
I'm sorry but when the cards were dealt, the British got a Royal Flush. Lesser mortals, such as you, didn't even get 5 matching cards. Hence your bitter jealousy against God's chosen people.
You want to be like us but can never be. Oh dear, what a pity, never mind.

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