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To: "Per I. Mathisen" <per@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: freeciv-ai@xxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [freeciv-ai] Re: capital on the coast?
From: Gregory Berkolaiko <Gregory.Berkolaiko@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 28 Nov 2002 10:23:40 +0000 (GMT)

On Thu, 28 Nov 2002, Per I. Mathisen wrote:

> I'm reading some pitfighting logs, and notice some battles being lost
> by an AI that has had the upper hand all the game long, because it loses
> its capital. After that, it is all downhill. That made me wonder -
> shouldn't we strongly discourage it from putting its capital on the coast?
> And maybe on a defensive position (hill/river)?
> That might make it get a worse start, though.
> (I don't know if these capitals were on the coast or not. The logs don't
> say.)

Move the capital inland, to a city on a hill.  That would make it 
well-protected (although not terribly prosperous).


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