Rhode Island's flag
Rhode Island was the successor state to Rhodesia. It was a nation on CivMC. After going through a lot of leadership changes, it would be renamed to USA, indicating their disregard for PR.
Council of 3, acted as leadership for the nation, the council would be dissolved with the rebrand to USA.
|GeneralThomas||Part of the original trio that made up the council, in his absence appointed Danirague as his replacement .|
|pds0303||Part of the original trio that made up the council. Didn't appoint someone directly, but Peeedz would take his place.|
|Capri||Part of the original trio that made up the council. Left the nation shortly before the USA rebrand and being demoted on Namelayer groups.|
|Peeedz||Tired of dealing with Zoomers, Peeedz left the nation to go retire in Butternut, Toontasker would be his replacement.|
|Toontasker||Peeedz's replacement, was removed with the USA rebrand.|
|Hantzu||Although brief and mostly a joke, Hantzu was part of the council for 1 hour.|
|Danirague||Thomas's replacement, became president of the USA after the rebrand.|
Rhode Island was founded on CivMC at SOTW, with around 50 people Rhode Island scouted the map to find an optimal location for XP production. Unlike many other nations, their claims weren't contested. Rhode Island ended up being a mix of different groups, some of them being Rhodesia, Hell, Blackwater (CivRealms 2.0) alongside a few others. The nation advanced very quickly through the tech tree due to the available man power.
Rhode Island also suffered the loss of a few of their citizens due to them getting banned, examples of this being Samnrad, 1machinemaker1 and Bewsiej.
Butternut Leaves Rhode Island
After internal conflicts regarding a cactus farm and the people who had access to it, the subgroup known as Butternut left Rhode Island, taking with it certain member like Phacad3, XxTBxX3276, Tabby and Elithys. Butternut became it's own independent nation but it still holds an amicable relationship with Rhode Island.
Kallos Leaves Rhode Island
Kallos had originally played with Rhode Island (then named Rhodesia) on CivRev but due to Rhode Island growing exponentially and the groups current ideals not lining up with their own they decided to leave the country.
Estalia-Rhode Island War
Main article: Estalia-Rhode Island War
Name change To USA
After Danirague got primary owner on namelayer groups, the Rhode Island would be renamed to USA, but is still widely referred to as Rhode Island.
Blanket banDue to a server policy change, everyone associated to Rhode Island would be banned indefinitely.