indonesia

  1. Aceh conquered Malacca in 1628?

    The Sultanate of Aceh, then at the height of its power during the reign of Iskandar Muda, mounted a massive expedition against Portuguese-controlled Malacca in 1628, but this offensive resulted in a devastating failure, with the loss of more than 200 ships and 18.000 men. What if the Portuguese...
  2. What would a present-day Philippine controlled Sabah (North Borneo) look like?

    Technicalities aside, let us say, that the Philippines did control that chunk of Borneo called Sabah, or at least what the sultanate of Sulu claims. What would it look like now that Borneo is now divided into three, and that the Philippines has a land-border with two countries? - Would the...
  3. Chernabog90

    What if indonesia become communist

    The communist party of indonesia is the third largest communist party in the world, with almost three million member and almost twenty million sympathizers, so the question is if somehow the communist party is able to either overthrow or become the ruling party in Indonesia, what would happen...
  4. What would it take for a successful Konfrontasi (aside from ASB)

    The title is pretty self-explanatory, but let me elaborate a bit. I know that the odds were stacked against Indonesia in its so-called "confrontation" with Malaysia: - The domestic situation was extremely unstable with islamists, communists, and the army all eyeing power; - The economy was a...
  5. KingOnTheEdge

    WI: French Indonesia?

    OTL, France ultimately lost the struggle for India to Britain. in the 7 years war. But sometimes the best way to win a game is not to play. So, what if instead of trying to grab India against the British, Paris focused on getting Indonesia/monopolizing the spice trade against Portugal or the...
  6. AHC/WI: Sinicized empire in Indonesian archipelago

    As the title says, what if there's a Sinicized empire or at least a kingdom in Indonesian archipelago? Which of the Indonesian-based kingdoms you reckoned to be a good candidate to be one? How will it affects on the world as of result? The POD is after the fall of Tang Dynasty in year 907.
  7. 1944 The Deaths of Gandhi & Sukarno

    So, I was interested in Death in Tehran by @Thanosaekk and I thought to do something similar somewhat but considering I know crap about India and Indonesia I want to have a discussion, maybe have a collective work put together. I had planned to visit both India (Goa and Amritsar) and Indonesia...
  8. KingOnTheEdge

    AHC: Indochinese Empire Dominates Borneo and Sumatra

    Indonesia and Indochina have both been host to major powers throughout history, and each others' biggest foreign rivals. No indochinese power was able to dominate major powers of Indonesia, however (unless you count Malaysia but that's well after the time frame of this forum). Your challenge is...
  9. Antonio Ferrari

    Mark Felton Productions in The elephant, the lynx, the two wolves, the dragon, the eagle, the griffon vulture and the bull

    Greeting my friends. To those who don't know who Mark Felton is, he is a British historian with a Youtube channel which covers various largely unknown events of WW1, WW2, the Korean War, the Vietnam war and so on. But what if he existed in my most prolific timeline, The elephant, the lynx, the...
  10. Unity in Diversity: Indonesian Confederation
    Threadmarks: 1. Start of a Revolution

    So, I've been thinking about this WI for a while and I think it would be very interesting. The Indonesian Kingdoms would rebel from the Dutch/French during the Napoleonic wars and go on to form a confederation. Though I am new to this forum, I will give it a try. This might be unrealistic. But...
  11. kasumigenx

    Portuguese-Majapahit win at Daha(a TL sketch/concept)

    This is a TL concept I have been playing for a while... Portuguese-Majapahit win at Daha 1517, the Portuguese-Majapahit alliance wins at Daha with Demak defeated. 1518 Eleanor of Austria marries John III of Portugal and Charles I of Spain marries Isabella of Portugal 1520 The...
  12. Sevarics

    WI: Spanish Indonesia

    Assuming Spain coerced Portugal into allowing Spain to operate in what became Indonesia, how would a Spanish conquest of Indonesia have progressed? How successful could Spain be at spreading the Catholic faith in Indonesia? Could the Spanish language replace the various Indonesian languages as...
  13. Emerald of The Equator: An Indonesian TL
    Threadmarks: Opening Post

    [Taken from the Election Game of the same title, aside from several edits] Emerald of the Equator: An Indonesian TL After a series of devastating colonial rule, with Japan the most current, and another Allied invasion who tried to restore the Dutch East Indies. Indonesia can finally relax...
  14. Višeslav

    WI British Indonesia

    OTL, the British occupied the core parts of the Dutch East Indies (Indonesia0 during the Napoleonic wars and considered annexing the Dutch East Indies outright. Assuming that for whatever reason this went through (well, whatever reason that isn't a Napoleonic victory, which is the best way for...
  15. WI: Sukarno Died in Exile

    It just came into my knowledge that when Sukarno was exiled by Dutch colonial government to the remote town of Ende in Flores, he had contracted a chronic strain of malaria during an outbreak around the region. He was seriously ill that even his associate in Volksraad (People's Council), M. H...
  16. AHC: Wank Indonesia

    Pretty much exactly what the title says: make Indonesia much more powerful and prominent than it was IOTL. Bonus points for colonies.
  17. WI: English Indonesia and French India?

    What it says on the tin. In particular I'm wondering if Indonesia would be bigger and more powerful under the British.
  18. Višeslav

    AHC make the Lanfang Republic survive

    The republic of Lanfang was a state established by Chinese miners on the island of Borneo. It was one of, if not the first republic in East Asia and possibly the first modern democratic republic in the world. OTL Lanfang was conquered by the Dutch in 1884. Can you keep them independent for...
  19. Earlier independence of Indonesia (Pre-1900)

    In the OTL, Indonesia becomes independent in 1945. So what if in this AH scenario by some event, Indonesia or at least one of the major Indonesian states won their independence against the Dutch rule before 1900s? So, was it possible for Indonesia or any Indonesian state to be independent from...
  20. Kerguelen

    Live and Let Live: A Red Indonesia and Beyond
    Threadmarks: Introduction

    Wait, what’s this? This was inspired by my previous timeline with a similar premise. If you haven’t read it, this timeline going to show the effects of a communist uprising in Indonesia during the 1960s, which in our timeline was prevented down thanks to a certain General Suharto. What I want...
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