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Fog of War is one of the Game Settings that you can modify when creating a new game. It can be invalidated by the Watch Tower. There are 3 types of Fog of War:

Off[]

AoC1 example

"The whole map and soldiers are visible at all time."

Classic[]

AoC1 example

"Province ownership is known, but soldiers can only be seen in adjacent provinces."

  • Armies are visible only in our provinces and the provinces adjacent to our Watch Tower provinces.
  • Ownership of provinces is known.
  • Buildings in all provinces are known.
  • Vassals are known.

Discovery[]

AoC1 example

"The world is covered by fog, Civilizations must be discovered before they can be interacted with."

  • Armies are visible only in owned provinces and the provinces adjacent to Watch Tower provinces.
  • Only the owner of the provinces neighbouring the player's civilization are known.
  • Only the buildings that are built in provinces neighbouring the player's civilization are known.
  • Only vassals bordering our civilization are known.
  • Undiscovered provinces are slightly darker than neutral ones.
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