COTM135 Mao of the Chinese You will rule as Mao over the Chinese, which in Civilization III are a Militaristic and Industrious people. You start the game with the knowledge of Warrior Code and Masonry. Your unique unit is the Rider, a faster replacement for the Knight. The game plays on a Pangaea map with a 30% land area. There are eight carefully selected opponents. This is your starting location: Will you wager an Archer Rush, or will you wait for Riders to emerge before subduing the world? The normal changes to the Conquests rules apply to this game: Iron locations are fixed, and Workers instead of Settlers can be popped from Goody Huts. In addition to this, the following changes have been made to terrain causing Disease in order to limit the impact of chance on the competition: Flood Plains do not cause Disease Jungles and Wetland have their Disease level lowered from 50% to 25% Knowledge of Sanitation cancels Disease in Jungles and Wetlands Scope of the Game Civilization: China Difficulty: Monarch Map size: Normal Map topology: Pangaea Rivals: Eight Barbarians: Raging Required victory condition: None Submissions are due by 6 December, 2017. PLEASE NOTE THE DATE! After the game is released, the start file will be available here. * * * The GOTM series of friendly competitions is a community effort. Please feel free to volunteer to design a game! Send a PM to Più Freddo.