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How do you make artillery?

Discussion in 'Civ4Col - Strategy & Tips' started by JOHNMAN, Sep 28, 2008.


    JOHNMAN Chieftain

    Sep 28, 2008
    I can not for the life of me figure out how to do it?

    I have the neccessary buildings but I cannot upgrade my cannons or build new artillery. THe civ-encyclopedia states you can, or am I reading it wrong?

    I must be missing something or is this a bug or flaw?


    ( I just registered to post this question but have been coming to the site for years....love the site great work! ) :goodjob:
  2. marstinson

    marstinson Chieftain

    Jul 14, 2008
    If I'm reading the Civopedia (or Colonizopedia - whatever) correct, the player cannot build Artillery. These are unique units for the King's forces, so I'm guessing that they are not available to the player. The whatever-opedia says that it replaces Cannon, but it says the same thing about a Horse Pasture replacing a Stable. Natives can build one, but the player cannot.

    Could be wrong, but I've never seen Artillery on any of my build menus, either, and that's the most logical explanation I can come up with.
  3. Andvare

    Andvare Chieftain

    Sep 14, 2007
    You cannot.
    Very poor info on this one, but it's not like it's just a couple lines of text that should have been changed, oh, wait, it is.
  4. Polobo

    Polobo Chieftain

    Dec 27, 2007
    Unique units available only to their specific faction; which is how the civ4 terminology was used (the whatever replaces the base unit). I guess "substitutes for" would be more precise however.

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