News Archives - November 2008

Revenge of the Market Ladies
Posted by kach on November 21, AD 2008 @ 4:26 AM
You didn't think Neptune was one of the gods in available Caesar IV? Well in this intriguing scenario from goonsquad he is. Revenge of the Market Ladies is the latest Caesar IV contest from CBC. There is also a version of the contest for Caesar III. The difficulty level ranges from novice to insane and the contest is also available in French and German. You'll find the contest thread here.
Labors Concluded
Posted by kach on November 13, AD 2008 @ 12:33 AM
The CBC contest, Labors of Herculaneum, has now finished. The winners were Dalan (insane), Schwartzhorse (hard), aiglenoir (easy) and Vesontio (novice).

From the Nemean Lion to the Capture of Cerberus, this scenario had the usual wacky story line that we have come to expect from Hieronymus and aramann. If you are thinking of trying it, you may want to check out the strategy thread for a little help.
Scripting Guide
Posted by kach on November 8, AD 2008 @ 12:51 AM
We have added a new guide to the game info pages. This is the updated scripting guide from Hieronymus (Angrod); it is a comprehensive guide to the events and methods found in the .cs files. There are more explanations and examples, and notes of some of the quirks in the editor.

If you are thinking of designing a scenario, and want to know how to do such things as trigger disasters or manipulate trade routes, then you will want to read this.