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TSG186 Announcement

Discussion in 'Civ5 - Game Of The Month' started by Knowtalent, Sep 16, 2019.

  1. Knowtalent

    Knowtalent Chieftain GOTM Staff

    Dec 13, 2009
    Civilization 5 - Game of the Month Training Series Game 186
    Welcome to the 186th game in the GOTM V Training Series! This Series will allow new and old GOTM fans to try out these features from Civ5's expansions and DLCs in a friendly environment. Participants are encouraged to post questions, stories, advice, tricks and failures in the dedicated game threads (described below). Each game will specify the Civ you will play and the Victory Condition to strive for. You can read more about the GOTM and Training Series concept in this thread.
    Must Read!
    Civ V BNW - TSG186 Details:
    This is where you will start:

    Songhai Unique Abilities:
    Spoiler :
    UA: River Warlord - 3x the Gold from barbarian camps. and city pillaging. Land units start with the Amphibious and War Canoe promotions
    UU: Mandekalu cavalry - a Unique unit that replaces the Knight. It has no penalty attacking cities. and is cheaper to build
    UB: Mud Pyramid Mosque - Replaces the Temple it provides 2 culture as well as 2 faith

    Information about threads associated with each individual TSG -- Must Read if you are new to our Game of the Month!
    Spoiler :
    Please note: If you wish to make a video of your game, please do not post any links to it until after the game submission date has passed. This is because of the potential spoilers that are created by posting before the end date. Thank you for your cooperation.
    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 game-related info once you open and play the save. Instead use the next thread.
    Opening Actions thread: This thread is used to discuss the game's opening decisions and strategies through the first 100 or so turns. Here you can post questions related to the game and share your achievements/anger/frustration/victories while you play. We encourage players to use the spoiler tags for screenshot. During the time the game is active, please do not post any information concerning the game outside of the spoiler threads including screen shots, videos, or recorded/live-cast Let's Plays on other websites.
    After Actions thread: In this thread you can post the results of your game. Please state your victory/loss date (preferably in the post title) and describe your path to glory in this post! 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 one month, the results will be compiled, and will not necessarily be updated with reports coming in after the finish date.
    Results and Congratulations thread: We will create a separate thread with the results at the end of the one month submission period (sorted by earliest date and highest score ). We will issue a medal to the top winner (based on earliest date finished for each VC). There are no long-term records kept for these results, they are just given out to top finishers to reward their efforts.

    File Upload System
    We 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) Please note: you must submit your game on the turn following Victory. If you continue to play, the game overwrites the data and your submission could be rejected by the submission system.
    This game runs for a month and ends October 15th 2019.

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  2. zxcvbob

    zxcvbob Chieftain

    May 18, 2015
    SE Minnesota
    That's not even close :( The game pace is quick (that's not a big deal.) But around turn 150 I checked the victory screen to see how many players were left, and all victory conditions are disabled. Not sure how to proceed; I've been focusing on diplomacy so far... Probably just exterminate everybody.
  3. zrx

    zrx Chieftain

    Aug 25, 2012
    Will a corrected save be uploaded?
  4. Esatmain

    Esatmain Chieftain

    Jan 6, 2016
    All victory closed! All victory options are disabled. What to do? Already 323 moves, full advantage and no choice !!!

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