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by ducken
Thu May 23, 2013 3:56 am
Forum: Ideas & Fan Work
Topic: New Free Play Options?
Replies: 9
Views: 3533

Re: New Free Play Options?

Remove the ambassador limit per giant in free play!
by ducken
Thu May 23, 2013 3:51 am
Forum: Strategy & Balance
Topic: Helpful Tips and Tricks
Replies: 27
Views: 19231

Re: Helpful Tips and Tricks

To maximize ambassador count, allow six villages to be established before finishing any village's first project. This allows you to get your first 6 ambassadors from basic projects, and can put you on the way to having 4 ambassadors for some or all giants towards the end (of a 2 hour era). To accomp...
by ducken
Thu May 23, 2013 3:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: Punished into submission?
Replies: 14
Views: 6912

Re: Punished into submission?

You can also use the water giant's ocean and mountain giant's mountain abilities to make a village submit. Use the ability such that at least one tile of its effect overlaps with the village. The village will not be destroyed (nor will the terrain change) until the village health decreases to 0 and ...
by ducken
Thu May 23, 2013 12:17 am
Forum: Strategy & Balance
Topic: How many villages do you aim for?
Replies: 6
Views: 3707

Re: How many cillages do you aim for?

I start with 6 and whittle it down to 3 or 4 by the end of a 2 hour game. As you said, having six villages means you are limiting the space each village has once borders have expanded. At that point, I pick the villages with the most agreeable projects and destroy their neighbor on at least one side...
by ducken
Mon May 20, 2013 1:53 am
Forum: General
Topic: Some Bugs/Issues/Suggestions
Replies: 13
Views: 5417

Re: Some Bugs/Issues/Suggestions

That's an excellent list. Top for me would be: Larger text size! Being able to queue multiple orders for giants. Fixes to Aurora. Its a bit confusing since it can be cast on both giants and terrain. It also doesn't seem to effect the mountain giant when cast directly on him. And it can get a bit won...
by ducken
Sun May 19, 2013 5:05 am
Forum: Strategy & Balance
Topic: Spikes in greed
Replies: 6
Views: 3547

Re: Spikes in greed

I've noticed this as well. I believe it's from new projects being started. Since a project gives bonuses as soon as it starts, late game projects can boost a village's resources by several hundred depending on the specializations it gets.
by ducken
Sat May 18, 2013 1:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Why I stopped playing within the first 10 minutes
Replies: 9
Views: 6710

Re: Why I stopped playing within the first 10 minutes

So I used the cheat posted above just to see what happens and all my unlocks have been removed (I had just a few of the 3 stars ones remaining). Let this be a warning to anyone who was thinking of doing the same. The strange part is the achievements from my steam account have also been removed. I'm ...