Opening Date: Monday, April 17, 2006 -- Let's hope it's a Good Monday
Duration: Four Weeks
World Size: Standard
Map Script: Archipelago
Landmass Type: Tiny Islands
Victory: All enabled
of Gems must be mined and connected. You MAY NOT settle on top of
a Gems source.
* You MAY NOT found any religions. (Your civ is too busy prospecting
for precious stones!)
* You must adopt Free Market civic upon discovering Economics, and
remain there all game.
* You must sell gems (for a profit, no gifts!) if a customer is
available and willing to buy or trade. This includes selling your
last available Gems, leaving none for your own citizens. You must
always heed this mandate.
* If a customer (any civ to whom you are supplying Gems) requests
that you change civics or religion (other than to change away from
Free Market, which you cannot do) you will comply, to smooth business
relations. You need not stick with the change, however. You may
change again when the game allows you to do so.
pts - Victory (any sort).
- EACH source of Gems you control at game's end. (If you "pop
another one" it counts too!)
5 pts - EACH "Customer" for your Gems at game's end.
5 pts - EACH source of Gems you control in 1500AD. (Must be within
your borders, mined, and connected.)
3 pts - EACH source of Gold you control at game's end
2 pts - EACH source of Silver you control at game's end
pts - Build the Oracle (remember, you must not found any religions!)
AND use it to discover Mathematics or Currency!
pts - If you complete the game without ever capturing or razing
any (non-Barbarian) cities.
5 pts - If you capture or raze cities solely for the purpose of
gaining control over Gems, Gold or Silver supplies.
- Build Globe Theater in your capital
4 pts - Build Globe Theater at any other city with Gems in its radius
- Build the Taj Mahal
4 pts - Build Magellan's Expedition (circumnavigate the globe first)
3 pts - Build the Great Lighthouse
2 pts - Build the Hanging Gardens
- For every Gems resource, build a Laboratory in the closest city
on the same island. (Must have a Lab at every applicable site to
score the five points).
- Fastest Cultural Victory
5 pts - Fastest Diplomatic Victory - only counts if your population
is below 40% at time of winning vote.
3 pts - Fastest Space Launch
0 pts - Conquest or Domination Victory
- Each island (of ANY size) under your complete cultural control
at game's end.
- For EACH city of size 25+ at game's end. (Must be a city you founded
- Build the Strategic Missile Defense
2 pts - For EACH unit of Future Tech you research (maximum of 5).
1 pts - For EACH ICBM unit you possess at game's end (maximum of
1 pts - For EACH sea-based resources that is controlled and connected
- First player to have two Gems sources connected.
3 pts - First player to have three Gems sources connected.
3 pts - First player to have four Gems sources connected.
3 pts - First player to have five Gems sources connected.
- First player to control all Gems sources in the world AND also
have all six rival civs as Customers.
3 pts - First player to control all Gold sources in the world.
2 pts - First player to control all Silver sources in the world.
of Entrepreneurs will be listed according to points earned.
If you choose not to calculate your score, your results will be
listed in an Unscored category.
calculate your own score as best you can. (If you overcalculate
and are discovered, you will be penalized the difference in addition
to the correction. So use some care!)
to Report: If you wish to be scored, please download and make
use of this Scorecard
text file. If you would fill that out and post it with your
report, we'd appreciate it. Thank you!
Day: Monday, May 15. Reports due by the end of May 16, your
Invitation - Players who participated in and reported Epic Two
of the Civ3 Epics tournament are hereby cordially invited to join
us for the second Civ4 Epic and be showered with flowers and affection!
You will be enshrined as Epic Heroes for being an integral part
of building the future. (If none of you had showed up way back there
in 2002, there wouldn't have been an Epic Three, much less a Civ4
Epics tournament!) Come and join us as the new era restarts after
its EXTENDED pause. We would love to see you all again!
Epic Two Results!