Hi Left - I neglected to answer your question, sorry!
I would have teched writing (library to get research going) --> HBR (start building...
to 475 AD:
I feel sometimes people sometimes get tunnel vision when FP's are available, so decided to try a different approach on this...
No need for an axe rush IMO, we have enough land to sustain us and good early expansion traits. I'd be going for a gunpowder beeline to utilise...
1545 AD Domination:
Having a blast with this one actually. Too bad RL kept getting in the way during the day.
Need some opinions on what to do next, currently...
To 1440 BC:
As people have played way beyond me I shall shorten my comments etc.
Still play short...
Played a short turnset, to 2440 BC.
We are at a decision point. Save attached.
First round play:
Second round thoughts:...
Looks interesting. Might give this a go on Immortal / Normal.
- The suggestion to scout south makes sense, but I will SIP and...
You have quite a few good food sites, so an alternative may be building 4-5 cities and waiting for catapults?
+1 for putting the 2nd city 1s if...
First Civ game in 15 months so I was very rusty.
Played on Immortal / Huts on / Normal.
Won a domination victory 1898 AD. (see attached)...
Then the next four wonders I capture.
Really great game. Also looking forward to the conclusion :)
IMO Ag first leaves too many idle worker turns. I'd do AH/Mining/BW and start pumping a few workers/settlers at size 3.
Quickly becoming one of...
if you need an army in a hurry and are not scared of temporarily falling behind in tech, you can also whip the high food cities to build the siege...
awesome. fun leader, lets hope for a fun map :)
That is a fair comment. I did take a bit of a logical 'shortcut'.
If we are heading down the path of chasing that 'optimal' formula it might be...
There is at least ONE regular poster who avoids cottages like the plague and wins on Deity. :mischief:
It is merely a question of personal...
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