Civilization 5 - Game of the Month Training Series Game 65 \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\////////////////////////////////////////// Welcome to the Sixty-fifth game in the GOTM V Training Series! There are plenty of features in Civilization 5 Gods & Kings to explore and the Training Series games will allow new and old GOTM fans to try out these features in a friendly environment. You are all encouraged to post your questions, stories, advice, tricks and failures in the dedicated game threads described below. You can read more about the GOTM and Training Series concept in this thread. Before going into the details of this game, we would like to ask you to abide to our most sacred rule: don’t replay any turns. If you make a mistake, accept it and try to recover. It's better to do the bad moves in the Training Series instead of in the actual GOTM competition, once it starts. In this game, the designated VC is Culture. All VCs are enabled but results will be published by fastest Culture victory turn. In this game you will play as Polynesia and lead the Polynesian Empire to victory. It's a standard-sized mystery map played at Emperor difficulty and at standard pace. Culture is the designated VC for this game, all victory conditions are enabled. You will have until Aug 15th to complete the game and submit. Civ V G&K - TSG65 Game Settings: Playable Civ: Kamehameha - Polynesia Number of AI Opponents: 7 Number of City-States: 16 Map type: Mystery Map Size: Standard Difficulty Level: Emperor Game pace: Standard Game options: Quick Combat and Quick Movement are enabled. (You may turn them off using the game options menu at any time during gameplay.) Game Version: This game was created in Civ5 Gods & Kings version 184.108.40.206. Polynesia and Korea/Ancient Wonders of the World DLCs are required for this game. **Make note of the game version. This reflects the new patch released July 03, 2013. In this game, you will be playing as Kamehameha, you possess Wayfinding. You can embark and move over Oceans immediately. Units gain +1 Sight when embarked and +10% Combat Strength bonus if within 2 tiles of a Moai. You can train the Maori Warrior. They possess the Haka War Dance promotion which strikes fear into nearby enemies making them less effective in combat. It replaces the warrior and only Polynesia may build it. You can improve tiles with the Maoi when you unlock Construction. It provide culture bonuses and only Polynesia may create them. This is where you will start: Information about threads associated with TSG TSG Announcement thread (this one). This thread is used to announce the game and clarify the settings and rules (don’t be afraid to ask questions). It’s also used to discuss the game before you start, and post problems with opening the save. Please don’t post any information from a game you have started. Instead use the next thread. Opening Actions thread. This thread is used to discuss the game once it's on the way. There are no reading or posting restrictions as such (apart from normal decency), although we encourage players to use the spoiler tags for screenshots. Here you can post questions related to the game and share your achievements/anger/frustration/victories while you play. During the time the game is active, please do not post any information concerning the game outside of the spoiler threads including screen shots and videos. After Action Report thread. In this thread you can post the results of your game. Please state (preferably in the post title) your victory date and score, as recorded in the Hall of Fame, and the most important: your path to glory! , We will create a separate thread with the results at the end of the two week period (sorted by date and score). Players are encouraged to provide feedback on the game. Some players like to replay the game, and although we will not record the results from a replay, you can still post your new experiences. The game will not be closed as such, but after two weeks, the results will be compiled, and will not necessarily be updated with reports coming in after the finish date. File Upload System We now have a game file upload system you can find here. Please use it to upload your completed first attempt by saving the game on the turn after your victory or defeat. (by using the "lemme play one more turn" feature) This game runs for a month and ends Thursday, 15 August 2013. The Save can be found here.