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One big Island RMB

WA Delegate (non-executive): The Groot of Groot (elected )

Founder: The 𝔻𝕒𝕤 𝔹𝔹 Empire of BrightonBurg

Last WA Update:

Board Poll Activity History Admin Rank

Most Nations: 421st Highest Economic Output: 734th Most World Assembly Endorsements: 959th+10
Largest Black Market: 961st Highest Disposable Incomes: 1,061st Largest Mining Sector: 1,611th Most Corrupt Governments: 1,815th Most Devout: 1,833rd Largest Manufacturing Sector: 2,031st Largest Populations: 2,034th Largest Retail Industry: 2,054th Largest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 2,269th Highest Average Incomes: 2,335th
World Factbook Entry

>Region born on Oct.12 04
>Alert Status::Yellow:
>The Forum of OBI : https://www.tapatalk.com/groups/onebigisland/index.php
>All WZ's flew the OBI flag in 9/29/2009.
>One Big Island was a Featured Region 6/16/2013 & 1/17/19
> Dethklok 1000 merged with OBI 9/13/15.
>#52 One big Island:337 billion saved in Zombie outbreak of 2015.
>#22 One big Island:549 billion saved in Zombie outbreak of 2016.
>#39 One Big Island:452 billion saved in Zombie outbreak of 2017.
>#15 One big Island:614 billion saved in Zombie outbreak of 2018.
>#22 One big Island:586 billion saved in Zombie outbreak of 2019.
>#19 One big Island:601 billion saved in Zombie Outbreak of 2020

>Merc Deployment fee one active puppet for OBI!



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    Kaskardia Monthly (erstwhile Kaskardian Chronicle) Issue 2

    BulletinNews by Kaskardia . 19 reads.

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    Zombie Policy of OBI

    BulletinPolicy by BrightonBurg . 268 reads.

Embassies: the West Pacific, the Rejected Realms, Codex Ylvus, The North Pacific, The Glorious Nations of Iwaku, NationStates, Germany, Dune, Warhammer 40000, Warzone Sandbox, Stargate, Lazarus, Star Trek, Island Continent, Nordic Lands, Nasicournia, and 58 others.Atlantian Oceania, Lone Wolves United, The Commonwealth of Crowns, Laissez Faireholm, Casablanca, Sunalaya, Hippy Haven, United Empire of Islam, Pony Lands, Antarctic Oasis, Geopolity, Mordor, Monty Python, The Embassy, Kingdom of Alexandria, India, U R N, The Bar on the corner of every region, Eientei Gensokyo, Grand Central, The Invaders, The World of Remnant, International Debating Area, Regionless, Dauiland, Krillin, New Coalition of Nations, Gypsy Lands, Hollow Point, The Democratic Commonwealth, Union of Nationalists, The Slide Countries, Non Aligned Movement, Lardyland, The Great Experiment, Bus Stop, Firefly, The Reich, Monarchist and Democratic Alliance, Arconian Empire, Galts Gulch, Portugal, Chicken overlords, nasunia, Melayu Archipelago, Warzone Australia, Warzone Asia, The Sportsbook, Warzone Africa, First World Order, Bluecrown Keep, Alnobia, The Wooloo Pact, Australia, The Vincence Empire, The Watchtower, Oy region, and The Cult of PCHS.

Tags: Anime, Featured, Medium, Mercenary, Modern Tech, Offsite Forums, and Role Player.

Regional Power: Moderate

One big Island contains 45 nations, the 421st most in the world.

Today's World Census Report

The Most Politically Free in One big Island

These nations allow citizens the greatest amount of freedom to select their own government.

As a region, One big Island is ranked 17,097th in the world for Most Politically Free.

NationWA CategoryMotto
1.The Queendom of Moon PrincessCorporate Bordello“The centre cannot hold”
2.The Why of Why Why Why Why Why Why WhyLeft-wing Utopia“Why?”
3.The Principality of Orc WizardAnarchy“Dispell Magik!”
4.The Klingon Protectorate of LendourianAnarchy“Do not feed the Taldren Loon”
5.The Colony of NothornynationDemocratic Socialists“No Horny”
6.The 2nd Iteration of T H E Acutely ObtuseDemocratic Socialists“Once more into the NationStates breach...”
7.The Oooolian Republic of OooolInoffensive Centrist Democracy“Don't Feed the Bears”
8.The Flea infested Catatorship of Bill The CatInoffensive Centrist Democracy“ACK ACK ACK ACK”
9.The Groot of GrootInoffensive Centrist Democracy“I am Groot.”
10.The Supreme Haven of RomayomichInoffensive Centrist Democracy“Adventure is not outside man; it is within.”
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Regional Poll • Favorite type of pot pie.

The 𝔻𝕒𝕤 𝔹𝔹 Empire of BrightonBurg wrote:Favorite type of pot pie.

Voting opened 3 days 9 hours ago and will close . Open to all nations. You cannot vote as you are not logged in.

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One big Island Regional Message Board

Bill The Cat wrote:ACK!

Indeed..

One day,we will have more troopers,and reclaim a warzone,like back in the good old days..

Montanity wrote:none, i hate pot pie

I like pie in general,fruit,pot pies lol.

Vazcott wrote:Dude,did we just get invaded? that's a first,lol!

We are used for a test raid no worries, WA delegate has no powers..glad to have the vistiors,lol

This is an NS News
SPECIAL EDITION

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NATIONSTATES NEWS

Free of bias since August 9th 2020!

NUMBER OF NATIONS:

Place Region Yesterday Today

#1 Chicken overlords 11,080 11,030
#2 The North Pacific 10,621 10,630
#3 The East Pacific 9,762 9,751
#4 The South Pacific 8,734 8,742
#5 Lazarus 7,432 7,305
#6 Osiris 7,397 7,276
#7 Balder 7,334 7,196
#8 The Rejected Realms 6,831 6,869
#9 The Pacific 6,844 6,812
#10 The West Pacific 6,123 6,117

WA RANKINGS:

In the GA, "Land Reclamation Regulation" is up for the vote, and it is ranked SAFE FOR.
In the SC, "Commend Kenmoria" is up for the vote, and it is also ranked SAFE FOR.

Good Morning/Afternoon/Evening. We have not posted an NS News Dispatch for over 6 weeks. And with Z-day and an election in the US, I have decided to declare this our first SPECIAL EDITION. So let's get to it!

Z-day was a mess in most regions, but especially in the Sinkers. Those regions were the provinces of Zombiania. Forest and NationStates undoubtedly did the best this time around, as well as last time. Kyupaa, the nation with the most people in the entire game, had the most survivors this time, as well as last time! The percentages of Z-day had more infected than last time in the end result, and survivors and dead had less percentage wise than last time. All in all, amazing Z-Day.

Then the US election. *sighs* As Trump was leading in the polls, NSers began to predict a Trump Electoral victory, but as Biden began leading, the majority of them predicted a Biden one. All in all, a poll found that the majority of NSers thought the election results to be "A Little of Both Good and Bad," with the majority of others saying that the results were either "Mostly Good" or plain and simple "Good."

There is extremely sad news in Moderation now, Issues Moderator Ransium has resigned as a Moderator and Issue Editor. The NS community wishes Ransium luck on whatever his/her next step will be. Also, Game Moderator Crazy girl seems to have appeared out of nowhere while I wasn't looking and somehow became a mod? I cannot find any sources regarding Crazy Girl's appointment, so...........I guess the name fits.

It was a bad day for most of the Top 10 in NoN', although it was an especially bad day for the sinkers, where they all lost more than 100 Nations. The Rejected Realms overtook The Pacific, and Big Farma overtook the Allied Nations of Egalaria. We will also be changing how we do NoN' next edition. Instead of comparing yesterday's to today's, we will compare Last Edition's to This Edition's.

And the South Pacific is furious at The Black Hawks for "violating their sovereignty." The South Pacific has reported that TBH nations created puppets to highly influence their RMB debates on World Assembly proposals. They have it that there's proof for it too. (Read Article.)

Anyway, The Kingdom of Great Britain was Europeia's region of the week, TNP's Vice-Delegate Weekly Update is out, It seems Enadia had elections, and the Layem Times put out another issue, and TSP put out another delegate address. The featured region today is Dreamtime, congratulations!

OPINIONS:

Should Moderators be elected?

By La xinga



I created an election game on the forum some time ago, and one candidate suggested that if he was elected, he'll make mods be elected. Whether he actually wanted this or not, it raises an interesting question. So let's look into it: Should Mods be elected? Let's see the Pros and Cons.

First the Pros: Everything good about Democracy. Also, it could strike the rumors of Moderator Brutality. Think so and so Mod has been unjust? VOTE HIM/HER OUT! It can also make the average NSer more interested in Moderation and how the sight works.

Then there are the Cons. Some may worry that if Moderators need to fear of losing reelection, they might rule "Not Actionable" on cases in order to win support among NSers. There's also a fear of nations finding ways to rig the system. Then there's also a fear of electing people who don't know how to mod. If you don't have good mods, then it's like there's no mods, and if there's no mods...............yeah.

So what do you think? Should moderators be elected?

STORIES:

What is your favorite part of being delegate?

By La xinga



We asked a couple of delegates what their favorite part of being delegate is. We will not be mentioning the delegate names or regions, although we will mention what they said:

  • As a large Delegate, I would have to say waiting for the clock to tick over and the update to start before a new proposal I'm personally against comes to vote, just so I can crush the author's hopes and dreams by throwing a whole bunch of votes against it. Something something lemming effect.

    I think this is a guilty pleasure of any large Delegate, really.

  • Hi there La xinga!

    Um ... I think I would say being able to crush the WA vote by voting first haha ^_^

    Cheers,
    *NATION*

  • I get to do my part in helping *REGION* stay stable and fun.

  • My favorite part of being delegate is creating an orderly system that everyone can agree to. There is something to be said about installing fair rules and uniform organization, I didnít run because I wanted to be in charge, I ran for delegate because I saw improvements that could be made to benefit everyone.

    Not to mention the aesthetic part. Making a region look professional and simple makes it look much more enticing, seeing new people interested in out region is always heart warming, and seeing them stay because of the system I took a great part in is even more heart warming.

    I must say I always enjoy the feedback and help I get from fellow *REGION*ans, seeing people take interest in our region beyond RMB and the people that are inside it. I am still working hard to organize my region, and fulfill the promises I made in my campaign.

  • having power xd

  • Frankly? Being "in charge" of the most awesome region and wholesome community. Being free to give it all a direction.

  • In *REGION* the Delegate is traditionally in charge of our efforts in the assorted NS events like N-Day, Z-Day, and the April Fool's events. I think those are certainly the best part, helping everyone work together so *REGION* can shine on a world stage!

And that's it! Which one of these messages do you think were the best?

I will also try to make NS News more often.

Read dispatch

NS News is back!

Good Afternoon all.

Hail the new officer!

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