Full patronage is really good as peaceful Sweden, basically every city-state alliance has a chance of gifting you another free alliance.
What about the original ICS civ mayans?
Might not build as many cities now but the pyramid is still excellent for keeping up in science early game.
Tundra starts have usually the worst tiles, but I find them much easier to play out than jungle starts. Needing bronze working to do anything and...
I'm interested in the AI reasoning too, I've had plenty of cultural games where I'm just waiting for my opponents to revolt but they never do...
I find Attila can quite easily wipe out a neighbor early on, however he seems to lose steam before industrial era and never seem to excel at...
You had me checking through every civ until I realized you had Poland and Morocco both as 35. :lol:
Going through them all feels like an impossible task, so I'm just gonna do my top 5 in no particular order...
Rome, Greece, England, China, Mongolia.
From my experience they pick freedom if they only have 3 cities, autocracy if they are the one everyone hates and order otherwise.
I don't actually mind that one since its easy to ignore but there's a certain violin piece that seems to last forever and is just annoying as all...
Not really, Stockholm is called Tukholma, but other than that no major Swedish cities have a Finnish name as far as I know.
Finland does have a...
As a Finn I'm quite pleased with it, makes sense that we are part of the Swedish empire and we still get an unique unit for it in the...
Harun al-Rashid - 22
Ashurbanipal - 28
Maria Theresa - 12
Montezuma - 31
Theodora - 23
Dido - 16
Boudicca - 21
Harald Bluetooth - 19
William - 23...
I didn't think it was very significant. You might want to beeline science buildings a bit earlier and build an extra archer or two, but most of...
Arabia - 20
Assyria - 22
Austria - 18
Aztec - 22
Babylon - 4
Brazil - 20
Byzantium - 10
Carthage - 20
Celts - 18
China - 22
Danes - 16...
There's nothing I hate more than being surrounded by potential enemies from all sides, so my favorite places to spawn are Europe, southeast Asia...
Harun al-Rashid- 21
Maria Theresa- 21
Nebuchadnezzar II- 9
Pedro II- 20
The ideal neighbor for me is one that plays tall/peaceful and isn't obnoxious about spreading their religion. Good examples are Brazil and...
I play on emperor/immortal and I usually just take the opener at most, secularism if going freedom. Sometimes ignore it altogether.
I'm not a fan...
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