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by djconklin
Tue Dec 22, 2015 12:54 am
Forum: Single player
Topic: question
Replies: 2
Views: 2633

Re: question

Another question: how does one edit the saved game files? I tried using Word[Im]Perfect and that didn't work (couldn't save it). Notepad didn't work either (that bombs out to the year 4000 vs 220AD).
by djconklin
Mon Dec 21, 2015 3:25 am
Forum: Single player
Topic: question
Replies: 2
Views: 2633

question

Is it a good idea to build as many settlers as one can before the granary is built?

I was thinking that maxing out the number of cities might be a good idea.
by djconklin
Mon Dec 21, 2015 3:24 am
Forum: Single player
Topic: AI has many problems and needs to be improved
Replies: 26
Views: 17790

Re: AI has many problems and needs to be improved

So, only the yellow citizens are unhappy?

I've seen the display; I'll double-check to see if I can enlarge the icons so I can see who is what.
by djconklin
Sun Dec 20, 2015 7:21 pm
Forum: Single player
Topic: AI has many problems and needs to be improved
Replies: 26
Views: 17790

Re: AI has many problems and needs to be improved

>In every screenshot you have shown about your food problem, there has been several entertainers in your city. So you need to work on your Happiness. Shouldn't there be entertainers in every city? Which figure is the entertainer? I've maxed out celebration and luxury and astill hve a problem with un...
by djconklin
Sun Dec 20, 2015 7:19 pm
Forum: Community
Topic: scenario
Replies: 1
Views: 8353

scenario

I just finished reading Leach's, dated but authoritative, “Flintlock and Tomahawk” on King Philip's War. So, I'd like to make a scenario of that war using your game. What files would I need to edit to create a King Philip's War scenario? What programs would I need to do the editing? Could be quite s...
by djconklin
Wed Dec 16, 2015 3:25 am
Forum: Single player
Topic: AI has many problems and needs to be improved
Replies: 26
Views: 17790

Re: AI has many problems and needs to be improved

> if you can, settle on/next to a river, I do. No more than two away from a river which I irrigate. >Also switching to republic early helps a lot. I do that. >It brings more trade Haven't worked on that yet. >and cities that celebrate I've tried that and they still don't. Not sure what I'm doing wor...
by djconklin
Sun Dec 13, 2015 11:59 pm
Forum: Single player
Topic: irrigating cities, plus
Replies: 7
Views: 5504

Re: irrigating cities, plus

Found the sewer system. As I was going back home it hit me that I could check the research tree. That's where I gfound it. Of course, since its been a couple of hours since I had researched for aqueducts and I didn't read the whole thing--just looked for what I needed, I did n';t know about the rest...
by djconklin
Sun Dec 13, 2015 9:33 pm
Forum: Single player
Topic: irrigating cities, plus
Replies: 7
Views: 5504

Re: irrigating cities, plus

>upgrading to 2.5.1. It was in 2.5.1 that I've been playing for the last week or so that it said "max food" etc., then just recently changed to "prefer food" etc.. === Where can I read the rules? The help is too vague. Specificallay, I'mlooking for what I need to grow past the le...
by djconklin
Sun Dec 13, 2015 12:17 am
Forum: Single player
Topic: irrigating cities, plus
Replies: 7
Views: 5504

Re: irrigating cities, plus

>Irrigation: Except the city itself,

Argh!

>"Max Food" vs "Prefer Food": The latter is more accurate,

I was more interested in what caused the shift.

>"Blocked": A city needs an Aqueduct to grow beyond size 8,

Ah!
by djconklin
Fri Dec 11, 2015 10:08 pm
Forum: Single player
Topic: irrigating cities, plus
Replies: 7
Views: 5504

blocked granary?

The granary says that it is blocked.