BOTM 160: Huayna Capac of Inca. This month you have a standard immortal game on an (almost) unedited small map... Enjoy! Because it's immortal difficulty, and because I was feeling nice today, I've provided an adventurer save too! Game settings: Playing as: Huayna Capac of Inca Rivals: 4 AIs Difficulty: Immortal Starting Era: Ancient Speed: Normal Options: No barbarians, no random events Victory Conditions: All enabled Map settings: Map: Fractal World Wrap: Cylindrical Mapsize: Small Climate: Rocky Sea level: Medium Huayna Capac is Industrious and Financial, and you start with Mysticism and Agriculture. The Industrious trait gives +50% wonder production and double production speed of Forge The Financial trait gives +1 commerce on any plot that already has at least 2 commerce Unique unit: Quechua (replaces Warrior) The Quechua benefits from: free promotions: combat1, and 100% combat bonus against archer units. This compares with the Warrior which has: no directly comparable benefits. Unique Building: Terrace (replaces Granary) Besides the usual benefits of the granary, the terrace gives +2 culture/turn. Starting screenshot This is the start of the game (click for a bigger image): Note that in this game, any espionage-culture victories will be counted as cultural victories. Adventurer Class bonuses: You get to play on monarch level, although the AI still has immortal level starting units. To Enter the Competition: This competition will open at 00:01 am on 25 Sep 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 25 Oct 2028. 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 3.19.005 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 3.19.005 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.