Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots

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As you might have already heard, in a short while you will unfold the story of Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots by playing Forge of Empires. She is a remarkable person in the history of Great Britain for she became queen at only 6 days old when her father, King James V of Scotland, died. Although she became queen immediately, the coronation only took place after 9 months. Let’s dive a little deeper into her life! Continue reading Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots

It’s Summer in your City!

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And that means that Greva Darn (who was originally named “Lucky Greva” – did you know that?) has found an opportunity to make money again! Always looking for ways to make money, this year she will open her Summer Casino for the fourth time and she is eagerly waiting to trade her beautiful prizes for your tickets! You can obtain these precious tickets by fulfilling her tasks (and occasionally those of other advisers) and for the first time ever, this year you will also be able to find some tickets now and then around your town! The casino will be opened at August 3rd and will remain open until August 27th. Continue reading It’s Summer in your City!

Community Managers meet Game Team!

First of all, let us give you the short background information that almost all of your beloved Community Managers work from home, in their local countries, on their own computers from their own little homes. This has one big advantage: It means that in general things are all nice and quiet at Inno HQ in Hamburg. There’s a peaceful atmosphere, people are silently working next to each other and when you listen closely, you can even hear the wind rattling through the leafs on the trees… But once a year all peace is disturbed and the office is turned upside down because… Community Management is coming to town! Continue reading Community Managers meet Game Team!

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Guild Expeditions – Welcome to the Jungle

It is a particularly hot day in this humid, smelly jungle. Your party has been on their feet for 2 whole days now but you just know that you are getting closer. You can feel the excitement rushing to your head as you find another relic. It is overgrown with moss and half buried in the dense mass of leaves and rotting twigs that cover the ground of this tropical forest. It is old, very old and you have no doubt that it is a piece of the ancient civilization you are looking for. As you start removing the moss from the relic, your expedition leader becomes tense. He raises his hand and signals the whole party to be quiet and take cover. They are coming. Continue reading Guild Expeditions – Welcome to the Jungle

Player Portraits in Forge of Empires

Whenever it comes to international games, character portraits tend to top the list of player’s additional desires; after gameplay must-haves of course. So with the large amount of portraits in the game, what influences them? While the game is quite diverse there is a simple explanation to the game’s look: settings and team representation.

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Live Streaming and Forge of Empires: All you Need to Know

Do you miss the good old days of submitting your opinions through comment sections or forums? The days were you wondered whether anyone apart from your fellow commentators read them. We also wondered, which is why we have started using periscope and Twitch as a way to get your feedback.

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Forge of Empires: Random Facts

Whether you are a newbie or an experienced player, the best thing about following a game is watching it evolve. These changes can range from new features to new eras which add new dimensions to the game.  Since its start in 2012 Forge of Empires has added many different aspects but as a Forge player, do you know them all?

We know not everyone can be a Forge know-it-all, so we put together this infographic to share some of our favorite facts.

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We hope you enjoy them and if you have anything you want to know specifically about the game, let us know in the comment section. We will make sure to bring it to you next week.