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Do you control the VP of a level 4 pyramid in your city even if no troops are on it? Or must you always have at least one troop to claim it? If I defeat an enemy who took it from me but we lost all our troops in the battle, is it mine again?
An unoccupied pyramid is controlled by the owner of the city, so yes you'd regain control and the points would be yours.