) in addition to the normal flat 2 food the Water Mill already provides. This is a fantastic building, but extremely situational.
Comments: Sacrificial Captives is a rather unusual ability, but the culture you acquire from killing enemy units can really add up in the long run.
After all, Firaxis is still heavily patching Civ 5, and some of the stats might change.
This guide has been updated with the Special Ability: Manifest Destiny: All land units have 1 sight and a 50% discount when purchasing tiles in cities. Starts with Siege I and Evasion – which reduces damage from air interception by 50%.
If you are unable to win through domination, dig in and push for a Cultural Victory – anyone fighting you is only helping your cause.
Combined with the ability to outright steal technologies, your main focus should be on your military forces and expanding through conquest. Special Ability: Sacrificial Captives: Gives culture for each enemy unit killed.America can work for any play style, but never really shines compared to other choices.Special Ability: Ships of the Desert: Caravans gain 50% extended range.The floating gardens are great since they were buffed, and the Jaguar is a fairly powerful starting unit.It’s obviously best suited for a militaristic approach, as you absolutely must take advantage of your Sacrificial Captives.I still wanted to have such a list, so I decided to make it myself instead.Hopefully it will be useful to some other people – please do feel free to drop a comment if you have something to add or feel a correction needs to be made somewhere.Special Ability: Diplomatic Marriage: Pay 500 gold to Puppet or Annex an allied City-State. Unique Unit: Jaguar: Since the Jaguar replaces the Warrior, you receive this benefit immediately.Jaguars receive a combat bonus in Forests and Jungle, moves quicker through those and heals 25 damage when it defeats an enemy unit in battle.The Bazaar is still a very powerful building – but Arabia has lost a little of it’s economic capability with these changes and is slightly better suited at a religious pursuit now.Don’t be too tempted with the additional range of caravans as trade routes over land are nowhere near as lucrative as those by sea.