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Xenophobia, "the Cricketers" Point of View

Discussion in 'Civ4 - General Discussions' started by DrewBledsoe, Jan 12, 2006.

  1. DrewBledsoe

    DrewBledsoe Veteran QB

    Nov 6, 2005
    Cheering For Mr Sanchez
    Playing game atm as Japan, I've a continent Island to myself (16 cities) only other nation I've ever met was US , who I destroyed nearly 2000 Years ago (its 1200 AD).

    The point of the post:-

    Imagine the only nation you've really ever known is your own. Suddenly you meet these "other" people who don't really see things as your nation does. To steal a comparison from the late and great Douglas Adams , I feel like "The Cricketers". Its the only time in playing Civ , in which I've unequivocaly said to myself " They have to go". "All of them".

    I'm winning in score by miles, but still, "They all must go".

    Anyone else ever felt like this , or is it just the many beers I've been drinking?
  2. calyth

    calyth /bin/sh of a man

    Nov 8, 2005
    I normally play a builder type game, so I usually use force when absolutely necessary. Usually I maintain enough relations to avoid having the need to fight a war, and I try to grab enough land so that I'd have more chances to have resources I need.
  3. Tiger_Nation

    Tiger_Nation Warlord

    Nov 4, 2002
    'ull (hull)
    Use a K at the start of Kricket otherwise you will confuse it with the second best gamer ever invented (football best). I kinda see where you're coming from as well but conquest is the object of the game.
  4. holy king

    holy king Deity

    Jan 3, 2003
    Vienna, Austria
    and of course its the krikitters... (sp?)

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