37Games has just released a new trailer video for Siegelord focusing on thereal-time Faction War which turns out to be the most significant aspect ofthis game. Let's have a closer look to the faction war's features.
Start a faction war: ”War is like love: easy to begin but very hard to stop.” - H. L. Mencken
Your first mission is to expand your faction's territory with the help of your friends andallies from across the globe.
Explore the Thieden and uncover valuable resources:“Unexplored paths leadto undiscovered treasures” - Constance Chuks Friday
By moving to different areas in the world map you may find many resource such asgold, recruiting horns, food and gear for your generals. You can even gain experience by bribing barbarians.
Besiege rival factions: ”Strategy without tactics is the slowest route to victory. Tactics without strategy is the noise before defeat.” - Sun Tzu
Convene your troops outside the walls of any city you want to besiege. You can choose to send all your generals to a same city or assign them to different cities simultaneously. Victory willdepend on how you split up or join your forces.
Duel your friends: “If I moved, he moved. If I stopped, he stopped. It was a duel.” - Jennifer Esposito
You can duel your friends or cooperate with them during the Siege Battles.Those battlesoccur in cities, fortresses, and on different terrain. Your mission is to occupy them after defeatingyour enemies.
Know your foes: "Know your enemy and know yourself and you can fight a hundred battles without disaster."- Sun Tzu
Anybody can join the same siege and there is no limit for the number of participants.You can predict the outcome of the battle by checking who is on your side, knowingtheir levels and comparing them to the strength of your enemies.
Deploy your phantoms: ”In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity” - Sun Tzu
Sometimes you may find out that your team is out-numbered. If you have phantoms youcan deploy them to increase the size of your team. Phantoms are "clone" soldiers of your troops and can be released anytime. They may help you to turn the battle to your advantage.
Fight Another Day: “Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across” - Sun Tzu
If you think that the current battle is a lost cause then fall back and wait for the perfectopportunity to counter-attack. Retreating to a near by city gives you the opportunity to recruit new soldiers, reorganize troops and get ready for the next battle.
Rush to the aid of your allies: “Every single time you help somebody stand up you are helping humanity rise.” - Steve Maraboli
Sometimes you will see a faithful ally in dire need of assistance. Rush to their aid andjoin their cause. You never know when you might require their help down the road.
Claim your spoils of war: “Determination, effort, and practice are rewarded with success.” - Mary Lindon Simonsen
The stronger you are in the faction war, better rewards you will receive: - Merit ranking rewards: based on the number of merit you’ve earned- Duel ranking rewards: based on the number of players you’ve defeated.- Conquer ranking rewards: based on the number of territories you've besieged.- Military ranking rewards: based on your actual military rank in your faction
Sharpen your blade: ”It is interesting ... how weapons reflect the soul of the maker.” - Don Dellilo
According to your resources and level, you will be able to buy, sell or refinelegendary weapons and unique battle trinkets.
Achieve ultimate victory: “Who you are tomorrow begins with what you do today.” - Tim Fargo
Your final task in this faction war is to become the king of your faction.Take the throneby occupying the castle with the highest position and unify the realm under your own banner!
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