russo-japanese war

  1. WW1 starts with Tanks

    World War I got bogged down in very slow moving trench warfare because machine guns and rapid firing artillery. Tanks were invented to break these trenches. But if What if tanks were fully developed already and World War I started with them ? POD is that the Russo Japanese War gets bogged down...
  2. WI: Russia won the Russo-Japanese War and the First Balkan War turned into WWI?

    This is a map of a TL I'm currently invested in. It's about what if Russia won the Russo-Japanese War. In TTL, WW1 ends up starting over the creation of Albania during the First Balkan War. Red: Central Powers, Light Red: Likely to join the Central Powers, Lighter Red: Can possibly join the...
  3. Russian Pyrrhic victory in the Russo-Japanese War. Long-term effects.

    Hello everyone, I am not an expert on the subject so I would like to see more educated opinions on the situation but in any case, I am doing a TL on a late CP Victory (something like 1917-1918) and in order to add some more diversity and I wanted to explore other points of divergence, like the...
  4. What if Decembrist Succeeded

    Decembrist won and became constitutional monarchy, liberal and westernized Lajos Kossuth helps against Austria Hungary Became Independence Probably Russia won Crimean War, Turkish War 1877-1878 and Russo-Japanese War 1904-1905 Alexander II Survived
  5. Sino-Japanese Relations in a Pacific-Oriented Japan Timeline..?

    So, I'm currently working on a project about an earlier iteration of the Greater East Asian Co-Prosperity Sphere (in a sense) headed by an Empire of Japan seeking the expansion of its sphere of influence through the integration of local elites into an expanded Japanese aristocracy instead of...
  6. 黄金の風 (The Golden Winds): Chishiki no Michi
    Threadmarks: Japan, Russo-Japanese War, Cold War

    (The Rise of the Second Imperial Kingdom) With Meiji's peace agreement with the US and the Western world established, and with most of the colonies now independent. The Imperial House would find itself in a new political climate. Since the Kenmu Restoration had eliminated the threat of civil...
  7. Earlier Japanese victory at Port Arthur

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siege_of_Port_Arthur So 203 Meter Hill ultimately proved the key to forcing Port Arthur's surrender. Question is: What's the earliest date the Japanese could have feasibly taken Port Arthur, assuming Nogi's staff were able to successfully argue against his...
  8. The Paradox of Victory
    Threadmarks: Chapter 1: The Russo-Japanese War

    The Paradox of Victory Artemis Kozaczka “The great paradox of victory is this- once you have won once, you must keep winning, or else lose everything you have won in the first place.” - Tsar Nicholas II, The Fall of an Eagle (1922) The Russo-Japanese War A map of Eastern Asia in February 1904...
  9. WI Fascist Alexander II modernizes Russia

    what if Alexander II was a fascist and turned Russian Empire into a totalitarian one party state of greatly expanded secret police party equal power as the emperor and equal vote only for his party mirroring his political views but as requirement for election as votes of alteast half of voters...
  10. Russian Serfdom without Crimean and Russo Japanese wars

    without disastrous defeats like Crimean and Russo Japanese war when will Russia abolish serfdom ?
  11. PC:Nicholas II industrializes Russia like Stalin

    Plausibility check : POD 1905 can Nicholas II after coming to realisation after defeat in Russo Japanese war become totalitarian rather than turn democratic like in OTL and build up Russia's war industry's like Stalin did ? He can get funds via debt, high taxes and give Free land beyond Urals to...
  12. Russian Alaska

    Greetings, this is Karl the Writer, coming in from the bowels of the internet to writer a little something I have been wanting to do for a long time. I will be exploring the possibilities of a Russian Alaska, and what could potentially occur. I was inspired by AlternatehistoryHubs video on this...
  13. How does Japan respond to losing the Russo-Japanese war?

    IOTL, Russia losing the RJW almost caused a successful revolution. Also, despite Japan winning the RJW, it caused social unrest in the country and significant financial troubles. If Japan loses the RJW, how does Japanese society respond? Would there be a revolution like there was in Russia...
  14. Korea if Russia wins Russo-Japanese War

    POD is Russo-Japanese War. To my understanding, a Russian victory here is plausible, so let's assume they do actually manage to beat the Japanese. What effects does this have on Korea? Would the Russians be likely to set up a protectorate over Korea or something else? How does this affect...
  15. Effects on Korea of a Russian Victory in the Russo-Japanese War

    If the Russians win the Russo-Japanese War, what would happen to Korea? Would they try to outright annex Korea like how they expanded in Central Asia or would they just kind of leave them be? Would Korea be able to industrialize under the Russians or would they remain an agrarian, obscure country?
  16. AltoRegnant

    DBAHC: End The Russian Empire

    (Ooc: this TL, Alexander II's son Nicholas doesnt die from illness, and so he becomes Nicholas II. This prevents Alexander III's reactionary and absolute rule and whatnot) The Russian Empire had a magnificent 20th Century. Russia managed to properly industrialize most of siberia, and over his...
  17. The Dogger Bank War - how a North Sea battle changed the course of the 20th century
    Threadmarks: Chapter I: The Russo-Japanese Conflict and the Dogger Bank Incident, February-October 1904.

    I've been working on a new TL lately. I think the time is right for the first installment. The Dogger Bank War Chapter I: The Russo-Japanese Conflict and the Dogger Bank Incident, February-October 1904. The Russo-Japanese War started in 1904 and was initially fought between the Russian...
  18. peanutman95

    Does the Russian revolution still happen if Russia won the Russo-Japanese war

    Or does it still happen?
  19. DJjablonski

    Help with Alliances in Russo-Japanese War

    I wanted to work on a map where the Russo-Japanese war escalates in to a World war, but im not sure who Germany and a few other nations would side with. I think America and Spain would stay out, but I'm not sure who they would support I would assume the Chinese love this, as all of the nations...
  20. Cytokine Pioneer

    The Anglo-Russian War

    22 October, 1904 At roughly 2:30 AM, elements of the Russian Baltic Fleet, believing that they had made contact with Japanese torpedo boats in the Dogger Bank, were steaming towards the two remaining vessels, both on fire and clearly out of action. Upon their arrival however, the Aurora, the...
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