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- Jun 21, 2007
- Stockholm's B.F.C.
BOTM 234: Wang Kon of Korea.
You will play as Wang Kon of Korea at Noble level on an undisclosed map script.
Playing as: Wang Kon of Korea
Rivals: 6 AIs
Starting Era: Ancient
Options: No barbarians, no goody huts, no random events
Victory Conditions: All enabled
World Wrap: Cylindrical
Sea level: Medium
Map latitudes: -90°S to 90°N
Wang Kon is Financial and Protective, and you start with Mysticism and Mining.
The Financial trait gives +1 commerce on any plot that already has at least 2 commerce
The Protective trait gives free City Garrison I and Drill I promotion for archery and gunpowder units and double production speed of Castle and Walls
Unique unit: Hwacha (replaces Catapult)
The Hwacha benefits from: 50% combat bonus against melee units. This compares with the Catapult which has: no directly comparable benefits.
Unique Building: Seowon (replaces University)
Seowon 200 requires Education and a Library; Unique building for the Koreans; Replaces University
Required to build Oxford University
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 ESPIONAGE victories, so an extra medal opportunity for those interested.
Adventurer Class bonuses:
No adventurer save
Challenger Class Equalizers:
No challenger save
To Enter the Competition:
This competition will open at 00:01 am on 1 May 2022, 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 1 Jun 2022.
Here is a link to a list of the differences between Vanilla, Warlords and BtS.
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 3.19.003 installed. You can download the Mac BUFFY mod here.
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.