I wasn't trying for the UHV in this one but it could have been done easily by building some settlers.
I prefer 4 cities in Spain (Oviedo, Valencia (the silver I move with wbuilder), Cordoba and Lisbon).
I just looked at the 1700ad scenario.
Turkestan seems easy prey. I would go after them first in this one too, take Bukhara and raze Khiva....
Not sure how I'm doing compared to you but I think I'm teching just fine, behind the europeans but catching up. Teching Doctrine early and trading...
Best way to get the gold might be a great merchant mission to Mexico. But I did it by going for Macchu Picchu wonder in Tiwanaku and turning off...
Instead of Wahran I like founding on the desert marble to grab the oasis to the south.
Focus on taking out Spain first. I used Trebs and Horse...
Switching to Catholic is great for better relations and wonders. Leaning Tower is great in Constantinople. Ideally you build all the Catholic...
Byzantine UHV strategy, Monarch, Epic, , 600AD start, 1.15
UHV Goal 1: 7500 gold in 1000 AD
UHV Goal 2: Constantinople most culture and most pop...
With any civ, I like to have all tiles and resources (and perhaps a few extra) in my historical area with as few cities as possible. I don't like...
I'm sorry, I haven't been posting but I'm really ill and not able to contribute atm.
I will tune in again when things get better.
I said PH earlier but I quite like Shyuhe's Corn save. I think we'll want to move our capital elsewhere later no matter where we settle.
We should choose the settling location based on our early game goals.
I think our respective goals should be:
1. Build a second city for hammer...
Ras asked me to join this team for the next SGOTM. I understand you won this one, but I must admit I haven't followed this (or any other)...
Played: No SGotM before, a few SGs
Diff. Lvl.: Emperor
Go take a look in the Strategy & Tips forum. There are many useful threads there, covering all aspects of the game.
The FoV of the picture in the first post is 8, not standard at all
Changing Field of view (in the upper right corner) should fix that
Well played Ras, with this army, the Japanese will be steamrolled.
I suggest adopting military tradition first, then declare war.
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