BOTM 152: Stealth Destroyers. Sid vs the Destroyers. My last deity game was too easy. So, by popular demand - you start surrounded by barbarian Stealth Destroyers. Don't worry, it's at Settler level - so I'm sure you will find some way to prevail. Game settings: Playing as: Sid Meier Rivals: 6 AIs Difficulty: Settler Starting Era: Ancient Speed: Normal Options: No goody huts, no random events Victory Conditions: All enabled Map settings: Map: Donut World Wrap: None Mapsize: Worldsize_standard Climate: Climate_temperate Sea level: Sealevel_medium Sid Meiers has no traits, no unique unit, and no unique building. Starting screenshot This is the start of the game: Adventurer Class bonuses: You start with two work boats. Challenger Class bonuses: Deity level To Enter the Competition: This competition will open at 00:01 am on 15 Apr 2018, server local time (UTC-6:00). From that date and time, you'll be able to get your chosen starting save >>>here<<<. Submit the save after your victory (or defeat) here, by 15 May 2018. Here is a link to a list of the differences between Vanilla, Warlords and BtS. Software Versions Windows: This game MUST be played in Beyond the Sword (NOT Civ4 Vanilla or Warlords), patched to version 3.19, and with the BUFFY mod version 3.19.003 installed. You can download the BUFFY mod here. Players using Windows Vista or Windows 7 are encouraged to read the notes on Vista fixes here. Macintosh: This game MUST be played in Beyond the Sword (NOT Civ4 Vanilla or Warlords), patched to version 3.19, and with the Mac BUFFY mod version 3.19.003 installed. You can download the Mac BUFFY mod here. While playing... Remember - for your entry to be accepted, it MUST be your first attempt to play this game, and you MUST NOT replay any turns. If you make a mistake while playing, you have to live with it, learn from it, and carry on the game without replaying. We will open 'spoiler' threads during the month for players to discuss what happens in their games. Do not discuss any details of your game outside those threads.