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by Kneller
Wed Nov 06, 2019 10:18 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: How do I learn how to play this?
Replies: 9
Views: 948

Re: How do I learn how to play this?

jwrober wrote:Have you read the game manual?

https://freeciv.fandom.com/wiki/Game_Manual


I have been reading the manual within the game, but I often have random small questions that the manual doesn't cover. I guess I have to keep experimenting and hope I figure things out that way.
by Kneller
Tue Nov 05, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: How do I learn how to play this?
Replies: 9
Views: 948

Re: How do I learn how to play this?

Do you know any general guides that run through explanations of the "components" so I know what I'm working with? I looked through the help file and a lot of the info was vague. Also, with the city view, I notice that you can choose squares around you that now have stats (production/trade/...
by Kneller
Tue Nov 05, 2019 1:48 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: How do I learn how to play this?
Replies: 9
Views: 948

Re: How do I learn how to play this?

I've tried both ways and I do see the icon above their head, but nothing happens. Maybe it takes a ton of turns to build roads, maybe you can't build them on certain tiles, I'm not sure. There's tons of stuff I'm trying to wrap my head around, though.You just kinda start this game in the deep end. I...
by Kneller
Mon Nov 04, 2019 10:57 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: How do I learn how to play this?
Replies: 9
Views: 948

How do I learn how to play this?

I've played Civ V before (a long time ago) and had no trouble. Wanted to get back into a Civ game and found this. However, I'm a bit lost with the controls and figuring out strategy. I watched some Let's Play videos on youtube, but they weren't a lot of help. I set my workers to build some roads, bu...