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  1. Re: Sweboz Noob questions and possible bug.

    1) Those regions are pastoral regions and thus cannot upgrade past the first level of roads

    2) That... might be a bug

    3) You'll have to demolish the Allied Oligarchy and rebuild and re-recruit...
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    Re: Galatian recruitment in Pergamum

    I'm not a historian, but I would assume that the Dynastic Administration in Pergamon with its 2 Galatian Colonists, 1 Galatian Retainer, and 1 Galatian Noble Cavalry is supposed to reflect this. You...
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    Poll: Re: Which is your favorite faction?

    With some scripting maybe alternative faction objectives can be implemented? Some ideas right off the top of my head are maintaining an alliance/trade rights/military access for x turns, ensuring the...
  4. Re: Armies reaching critical mass for factions with only one region

    Yes, I was the one. I'm running EBII on a Feral port for the Mac, and the 4GB patcher only works on Windows
  5. Armies reaching critical mass for factions with only one region

    Certain factions that begin with one region have a tendency to gather stack after stack around their starting capital. Only when the stacks have reached some sort of critical mass (4-5 full stacks)...
  6. Re: How much human suffering have you caused over the course of your Total War career?

    UPDATE: deleting a save file is now considered the equivalent of triggering the Big Crunch in that universe. To those that have cleaned up their save folder by deleting old campaigns: the blood of...
  7. How much human suffering have you caused over the course of your Total War career?

    And by human suffering I don't just mean enemies killed in the field of battle. Your own men sent into the meat grinder also count. Let's not forget about every time you sacked or enslaved a...
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    Poll: Re: Which is your favorite faction?

    Numidia has the honor of having to wipe out the Ptolemies as part of their campaign objectives. Huge distances, massive population, and incompatible cultures mean that holding onto Ptolemaic...
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    Re: Wealthy Settlements

    Transalpine Gaul has got a strip of good mines from Bibactre in the west to Streuintia in the east. Sadly those regions are landlocked
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    Sticky: Re: Announcement: Europa Barbarorum II 2.35 released!

    There should be a "Pastorial Region" building as opposed to a "Nomadic Region" building
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    Sticky: Re: Announcement: Europa Barbarorum II 2.35 released!

    Huh, I thought demolishing a BP frees up a spot for the script to allow construction elsewhere
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    Re: Sweboz campaign discussion

    You can disable character rebellion by opening descr_strat.txt and finding rebelling_characters_active​ and commenting it out with a semicolon
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    Re: World War 0 [Europa Barbarorum II]

    Chapter 9
    The Birth of Guerilla Warfare


    269BC saw the first instances of organized guerilla warfare across the Mediterranean. Employed by both Coalitions, it saw resounding success in some...
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    Re: World War 0 [Europa Barbarorum II]

    Well... Pyrrhus was already cunning in winning battles. He just wasn't as cunning strategically or politically. Let's see if he will subvert reality in this alternate universe
  15. Re: What's a good army composition for Pontos?

    Historically, Pontus made good use of Iranian nobles: the khuveshangan. Extrapolating from this, it is only logical that the most historically accurate army composition is x19 Iranian Heavy Cavalry...
  16. Re: Has anyone been playing this on Mac in the last couple years?

    Get the Feral Interactive version of M2TW Kingdoms and follow the Mac install instructions. Problem is, the game tends to crash in the following cases:

    When the Seleucids use Arabian East Coast...
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    Re: How much of an upgrade will be version 2.4?

    I wish something like an uber CI/CD were in play for this mod. Devs make a change, commit it to the repository, click a button, and the new version is instantly beamed into the PCs of everyone who...
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    Poll: Re: Which is your favorite faction?

    Pahlava is pretty cool IMO. They've got a reform that instantly transitions them from Steppe Nomadism to Eastern Imperial. They have good government options allowing diverse and widespread...
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    Poll: Re: Which is your favorite faction?

    For Carthage, you can ameliorate the initial colonist scarcity by building up Council Administrations in Atig, Adrumet, and Lilybaeum ASAP. This means setting taxes to low and building Temples of...
  20. Thread: Hoplites

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    Re: Hoplites

    Yep, you may also notice that the mercenary variant has higher stamina, probably because of its lower armor. So they're great for running around flanking the enemy or accompanying your cavalry
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    Re: Sweboz campaign discussion

    Not recommended due to the low starting authority of the initial Sweboz FL. Those family members would defect within a few turns.
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    Re: Boii colonization location?

    The Western Tribal States culture must be above 25% for you to build the Migration building. Those nomadic camps tend to have low Western Tribal States culture. You'll have to station some...
  23. Re: What's up with cultural conversion rate at Kontrebia?

    I would assume that there is a special building in Kontrebia that maintains a certain level of Urbanised Tribal States? Kinda like the Place of Burning Fire in Persepolis. As a result if any more...
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    Sticky: Re: Fans suggestion thread for future releases

    Could a cultural conversion building be added for the Getai? I'm pretty sure every other faction has some building that converts to their cultures. The Getai are an exception, and suffer as a result....
  25. Sticky: Re: v2.35 has been released - please do NOT report any bugs if you are playing with previous versions

    Bosphorus is one of those factions where if you take their last settlement but a non-FL or FH Bosphoran family member is somewhere else the game will crash immediately upon deciding the fate of the...
  26. Re: Has anyone found the Big Guy south of Arabia?

    The Spear of Achilles
  27. Re: Has anyone found the Big Guy south of Arabia?

    Use move_character "The Big Guy" x,y where x,y is a tile close to an army of yours and kill his ass
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    Re: Settlement fix for Mac?

    Sorry to go off topic, but since you're using the Feral version of M2TW, are you experiencing mid-battle crashes while playing as or against Celtic armies, or mid-battle freezes while playing as or...
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    Re: Settlement fix for Mac?

    To go with Lusitanio's suggestion, look up "dual booting" and "Mac bootcamp". You basically partition a few dozen Gigabytes of disk for a Windows 10 OS. Keep in mind that partitioning a Mac makes it...
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    Re: Help fix the bug of builing total war

    You appear to be running a different mod than the one this forum is about. Try posting in the War_States forum. Anyways, the error means that on line 5870, at the beginning, there is an inconsistency...
  31. Re: Apparently increasing the graphics reduces the likelihood of CTDs during battles

    I'm on a mac, so I can't use that exe that modifies the M2TW executable.
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    Re: Europa barbarorum 2 governor guide?

    Unschooled characters may still gain ancillaries, but cannot progress in academic trait lines like Philosopher or Orator.

    I'm assuming the second quirk is either a bug or caused by especially...
  33. Re: Non hellenic metroplis local colony problem

    More reason to blitz historically Hellenistic settlements before they establish higher levels of Poleis, amirite?
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    Re: Europa barbarorum 2 governor guide?

    As for how governors work in general, there are some tidbits of information that I can share

    Low taxes not only encourage Lenient, but also may permanently turn a character into a Humanitarian,...
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    Re: Europa barbarorum 2 governor guide?

    Lenient is caused by Low Taxes

    Just is caused by Normal Taxes and at least Yellow Face public order

    Cruel is a bit more murky, but as one other user has attested to, Hellenic governors who hold...
  36. Re: Apparently increasing the graphics reduces the likelihood of CTDs during battles

    I suspect that low-resolution models cause issues? If anyone else is playing with the lowest possible settings, please chime in. Maybe the fact that I'm using the worst possible gaming setup (a Mac)...
  37. Apparently increasing the graphics reduces the likelihood of CTDs during battles

    I had absolutely minimum graphics, and the game would crash in 50% of battles involving Celtic units. I crank it up to medium, and I haven't had a mid-battle CTD since. You can't explain that with...
  38. Constant CTDs when playing as a mainland Celtic faction

    Whenever I starve out a settlement with a population under 2000 (no walls or small walls) and the defenders sally, there's a very high change of CTDs in the ensuing battles. Since Gaul is littered...
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    Re: Sweboz campaign discussion

    Sorry I was going to contribute some advice before you started your current playthrough. The mercenary units you'd want to recruit are Lugian Medium Cavalry and Lugian Veteran Spearmen. In your...
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    Do cultural conversion bonuses stack?

    For example, having a Hellenistic Colony in a settlement with a high-influence governor. Would this cause conversion to skyrocket or is there some strange calculus going on? Maybe the game chooses...
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