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Black Friday Gold Package

MZ have offered their best package to date, raising the bar to 101k gold and 435 days of speed ups.  This drops the cost of a new account getting to T4 to less than $900/£500. Although who knows how long it will be before MZ offer this again:  

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Prestige VIP Coming Soon

MZ are getting closer to finally rolling out their new Prestige offering. Not soon enough perhaps for those of you that have been sitting on VIP Level 10 for months. It looks like we will be getting two new levels of VIP – 11 and 12. And finally a use for all those VIP points clogging up your inventory. Now ...

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Optimum Attacking – Is a Balanced Army Best?

Should I attack with a balanced army or just one troop type? MZ created a rock, paper, scissors combat system to add tactical depth to the game. Rock bashes scissors, scissors cuts paper, paper wraps rock. Or does it? It was a system designed to make you think about your army composition and respond to your opponent’s decisions. Except there ...

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Boar Gems

Along with a new set of BBQ-based equipment, MZ has released a set of Boar Gems. And boy are they sweet. These gems are by far the most effective attack gem in the game – Troop Health Debuff is essentially as good as an attack boost for all three troop types. Grab them while they’re hot.

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Strategic Troops vs. Regular: The Facts

Strategic Troops or Regular Troops – Which is Better? The age old question. Which should I research, which should I train……which one is better? As of now I have yet to see a convincing answer. So here goes. The answer based on the beauty of maths. Strategic Troops are better Perhaps that doesn’t surprise you. Anyone who has done any ...

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Hive and Pod Raiding

I wrote a guide for my alliance about coordinating attacks on pods and hives and thought it would be worth sharing here. Just to give some context, this was written when the kingdom was relatively young and power levels were comparatively low .   Pod Raid A pod raid is a coordinated attack against an enemy pod or hive with ...

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The Current State of Events – Nov 2014

MZ have made some changes to the event payouts recently,which on the surface feels like a change for the worse. Rather than paying out large volumes of speed ups (20 x 3 days) they now payout prizes weighted more towards chests and resources. What are their reasons for doing this? MZ have demonstrated in the past a desire to remove ...

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