Well, well, well.
Played up to 1820.
We aren't dead yet (unlike our stack in Egypt that's been completely annihilated
Red Faces have fallen beneath the overseer's lash. Our cities may be smaller but at least the survivors are happier.
Hat's destroyers of course completely rule the waves. Totally pointless building any ships before we have combustion (and oil) ourselves.
Picked up a few techs: PP, drama, poly, lit, mono, currently on education.
Our research rate is up to 50%, about 350 bpt at -10gpt.
Once we've got theatres and coliseums everywhere we can think about culture slider to control misery.
Need to think about national wonders.
There's a very long way to go and we'll probably lose but let's play this one out.