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City Walls

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Topic: City Walls
Posted By: Hucbold
Subject: City Walls
Date Posted: 01 Jan 2020 at 16:58
Does anyone understand the logic where city walls consume food but do not contribute to city population?



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Posted By: eowan the short
Date Posted: 01 Jan 2020 at 17:03
The workers live on the outside of the walls. You've always assumed they were designed to keep people out but it is quite the reverse- the commoners of Illyriad want to keep players trapped in their cities.

As such, a small force is sent  by the local towns and villages whenever there seems to be enough stone lying around to strengthen their defence against a playerbase that ravages the countryside on a regular basis.


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Posted By: Salamander
Date Posted: 01 Jan 2020 at 22:07
They don't consume food . Misinformation on defense build page .


Posted By: GM Stormcrow
Date Posted: 01 Jan 2020 at 22:54
Originally posted by Salamander Salamander wrote:

They don't consume food . Misinformation on defense build page .

Wow, yes.

This is true, and a revelation.! After 10 years of illy, I am still learning about things I clearly coded badly. Embarrassed

Walls don't (and shouldn't) consume food (despite saying that they do on the defense page), and I'll set their displayed food consumption p/h to zero for all levels in the next update.

Many thanks for making me aware of this one.

Best, and Happy New Year,

SC


Posted By: GM Stormcrow
Date Posted: 02 Jan 2020 at 15:13
Fixed.  City Walls now show 0 food consumption for all levels.

Many thanks for bringing this to my attention.

Best,

SC



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