Monthly Archives: August 2011

A Good Read

For a strategy game, Illyriad offers some pretty good reading. In fact, it probably offers better reading than most fantasy novels. Some of the Faction descriptions are excellent. If you haven’t already found them, have a read through some – … Continue reading

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Violence in Silence

Sometimes politics and war in Illyria become the subjects of furious rants on the Illyriad Forum and in Global Chat. But often major events pass unnoticed.┬áViolence perpetrated in silence is often more significant and, interestingly, is often handled with more … Continue reading

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How Do I Defend Myself?

Once out of New Player Protection, any player in Illyriad can be attacked by any other player. Don’t panic. Unwarranted attacks on new players are very rare. But it is as well that you do defend yourself. There are several … Continue reading

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Buy Low, Sell High

Illyriad’s Market (the small pile of coins icon that appears when you hover over the big pile of coins icon at the top of the screen) is a tempting destination for players hoping to make some extra gold. If you … Continue reading

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