Hmm. So I just read the entirety of this thread (nice relaxing morning) and there are so many good ideas for basically a "civ3+". I love it. And, as a plus, everything is so far turning out to look much more polished than any other third-party "port" or rebuild that I've seen before. I'm getting...
Well...there was those two redheads my sophomore year....
My luckiest thing to ever happen would be conquering all of europe form Rome west, removing 4 civilizations, with 1 archer. I was playing Marla Singer's World Map with my own civ starting locations added in.
To clarify what couldx be a confusingh post - ihad to read it twice, andi know about the bug - which Cult. linked starts on, the american civs are ALWAYS put into random slots, no matter what. It takes away some of the fun of setting random, becuase you know that Inca, Aztec, Maya, Iroquois...
Actually, it really doesn't play too bad. It helps that by the time i'm in the industrial age i've either won or am building, so I don't have to deal with lots of units and IBT is only moderate.
Besides, if I nat during the day I'l lbe up even later at night than I usually am.