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Subject: Craftsmen and Building rss

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Carmel Jones
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I need to have craftsmen to build buildings. I can only build certain buildings to my craftsmen level. So my question is how do I build some of those high level buildings when my craftsmen level doesn't go that high?

Do I have to overbuild to get these high level buildings out?
 
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babydog wrote:

Do I have to overbuild to get these high level buildings out?


Yes.
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Yes, over building I believe is the way to do this.
So if you have 5 craftsman and build a level 5 building, next time you can build a level 9. Paying the difference and returning your level 5 building back to your supply, to build again if you so wish.
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babydog wrote:
I need to have craftsmen to build buildings. I can only build certain buildings to my craftsmen level. So my question is how do I build some of those high level buildings when my craftsmen level doesn't go that high?

Do I have to overbuild to get these high level buildings out?


Yup. That's the only way to do it.
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Pinkthunder wrote:
Yes, over building I believe is the way to do this.
So if you have 5 craftsman and build a level 5 building, next time you can build a level 9. Paying the difference and returning your level 5 building back to your supply, to build again if you so wish.


The overbuild building is out of the game and can't be build again.
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Carmel Jones
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Thanks everyone
 
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ar147 wrote:

The overbuild building is out of the game and can't be build again.


Wow, nice catch. Six plays in and we didn't know this rule.

 
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ar147 wrote:
Pinkthunder wrote:
Yes, over building I believe is the way to do this.
So if you have 5 craftsman and build a level 5 building, next time you can build a level 9. Paying the difference and returning your level 5 building back to your supply, to build again if you so wish.


The overbuild building is out of the game and can't be build again.
To avoid mistakes, we are actually overbuilding, i.e. the old building remains and the new one goes on top of it. So far we never had stacks so high that there was a risk of toppling, not even in the one instance when somebody built the 10a building (I think that one went 1-3-6-10).
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