Some are about ponies too. I play emperor on huge map size all the time and win. Kastanj on July That said, I would say settlers take a back seat other things like an army or structures or wonders. The AI has enough of a handicap at that point I never hit a pantheon before turn 80, usually by which point the good ones are gone, and going for a wonder is a good way to get jumped by a near by neighbor. The AI tracks your military power ranking relative to theirs.
Civilization IV - Part I - Victory Conditions - by John Sinitsky - How to win civilizatoin IV game
Here, you'll find over a dozen different settings that can allow you to customize your game. Also, you will need to protect your own original capital all the time, by any means possible - you cannot win without that! The fixed governments are now replaced by a much more flexible Civics system, somewhat similar to the social engineering system in Alpha Centauri. I buy my games now.
Many times it could be more useful to conquer an important enemy city and make strategic territorial gains, after which you can make peace with good terms for turns. Enabling this option would allow them to start on Random terrain, as with all other leaders in the game. To prevent nuclear submarines from attacking you, build some nuclear submarines of you own. However, the further you lag behind in technological progress, the more difficult your conquest will be.
Wow thanks for the awesome responses, iam about to play right now and ill start practicing those tactics. Likewise you have to protect them from other aggressors Anyways I once won a conquest victory on a duel map after my rival and I got along so well she asked to be a vassal. Checked here on the forums, did a qucik google, nothing showed up. I nearly got rolled on Diety no room to expand but snuck a galleon with a few settlers to some nice islands and the game turned there. Want to add to the discussion? Login Store Featured Explore Curators Wishlist News Stats.