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BTS Pre-release Chat with Firaxis (CHAT LOGS)

Discussion in 'Civ4 - General Discussions' started by Thunderfall, Jun 15, 2007.

  1. Lockesdonkey

    Lockesdonkey Liberal Jihadist

    Jul 8, 2004
    Why do you care?
  2. OrionVeteran

    OrionVeteran Chieftain

    Dec 25, 2003
    Newport News VA

    Is it too late to consider adding the Inquisitor unit to BTS? Simply put TheLopez has done a wonderful job of creating this new unit and it would be a shame not to see it incorporated into the official game.

    As you may already know, the inquisitor acts as the defender of the faith by removing non-state religions and their associated religious buildings from a selected city. It has the exact opposite role of the missionary, only the inquisitor is more powerful in the scope of it's removal capability. There should be a couple of real benefits for a Theocracy that has achieved religious unity by eliminating all non-state religions. Two bonuses have been suggested to off set the increased empire inquisition costs.

    Proposed Bonuses:

    1. For every city that has your official state religion established: I like the idea of a city production bonus of +50% (as opposed to the +25% production bonus in organized religion) when all non-state religions have been removed from a city.

    2. Additionally, I would like to see the Shrine bonus double to +2 gold when religious unity is achieved for every city in your empire.

    These proposed bonuses would make the conversion to the theocracy civic worth the effort.

    Bottom Line is: The inquisitor is the missing unit needed to fill this historically accurate role. Please, I beg you to honestly consider the addition of this well thought out Inquisition modification into BTS. :)

    Very Respectfully,

    Orion Veteran
  3. Thunderfall

    Thunderfall Administrator Administrator Moderator

    Oct 25, 2000
    It's definitely too late. After a certain point in the development process, game makers just focus on bug fixing instead of adding new stuff. If they keep adding stuff, game will never finish.

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