We definitely need a subforum for Embassies, so we can have many different alliances come here openly, and have their own separate threads, without them cluttering up our forum, or making them feel awkward by having their threads all jumbled up here with our own.
I don't think we really need a different forum for trade and tech dealing. Honestly, we don't have enough tech deals being posted to warrant a separate forum, and most of the discussion that takes place in here is about trade and the like. I think it would sap a lot of activity from here, while not being very productive on its own, and would make the CN section in general a bit of a ghost town.
As I said before, though, I really would like to see a Foreign Embassies forum. It's one of the main reasons that I personally was looking forward to the switch to phpBB3.
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