Evony: Generals

There are different Generals in Evony for you to collect and play with, however, some of them perform better in specific situations than others.

Overview

Evony: The King’s Return is an exhilarating mobile game that is based on the popular video game, Evony. Therefore, you are able to experience similar content, gameplay, and mechanics.

The game is set in a persistent world in medieval times, in which you assume the role of a lady or a lord. You can take control of either a city or an alliance to become a powerful monarch.

The game features different types of puzzles for you to solve. Players have to solve each puzzle, also called a stage, to move on to the next. You can also build your own empire, customise your gameplay, join powerful alliances, recruit famous Generals and control troops in battle.

Types of Generals

Generals are a crucial part of the game, as they can lead armies, gather resources, attack monsters, defeat bosses and participate in player-versus-player (PvP) battles.

They are divided into different categories, which are determined by their rarity. The category is usually indicated by the colour of their card.

The following table indicates the rarity and colour of the types of Generals:

Rarity Colour card
Epic Gold
Legendary Purple
Rare Blue
Uncommon Green
Common Grey

It is worth noting that Generals who are Legendary have much higher attributes than Generals who are Common. Additionally, Epic Generals are much more difficult to obtain than Common Generals.

Evony: Generals

Generals in the game are more powerful than others when it comes to specific situations or activities.

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The following table indicates some of the activities and battles in the game, as well as which Generals are the for them:

Activity Generals

Leading Mounted Troops

·   Europe: Roland

·   Other: Hannibal, Martinus

·   America: Ulysses S. Grant

·   Japan: Takeda Shingen. This General is seen as the best in Tavern.

Leading Ranged Troops

·   Europe: Simeon the Great, Alfred the Great

·   Other: Elektra

·   Japan: Minamoto no Yoshitsune

·   China: Li Shimin. This is seen as the best General in the tavern.

Leading Ground Troops

·   Europe: Scipio Africanus

·   Other: Trajan. He is seen as the best in Tavern for this activity.

Leading Siege Troops

·   Europe: Napoleon

·   America: Ulysses S. Grant

·   China: Emperor Qin Shihuang. He is the best General in the tavern.

City Defence

·   America: Joseph E. Johnston (ranged and sieged)

·   Other: Tran Hung Dao (siege and ground)

·   Europe: Richard the Lionheart (hospital size)

How to acquire Generals

To obtain a General, you need to head to the tavern. It is one of the various locations in the game, but it is the only place where you can recruit new Generals.

It is said that there are multiple free Generals available in the tavern for you to collect, but you cannot get a premium General for free, as they are only available in packs which you can purchase with real life money.

General Cards

Every General has a card that indicates all of its important information. The following table indicates some of the information you can find on a card, and a description of each:

Card aspect Description

Border colour

It represents the quality and rarity of the General. You can obtain gold, purple, green, blue, and white cards.

Historic status

This is indicated by the presence or lack of the helmet icon situated in the top left corner. It is recommended that you do not invest time and money in any non-Historic Generals.

Personal skill

Only Historic Generals feature a built-in skill. This might mean that they are stronger than non-Historic Generals.

Specialties

Non-Historic Generals have 3 specialities, while Historic Generals have 4. Please note that Historic Generals’ skill and specialities follow a cohesive theme.

Base Power

It is a summary of the General’s statistics

Statistics

The leadership, politics, defence and attacks statistics contribute to the General’s fighting power. It determines how powerful he is.

Can Generals be improved?

Even if you obtained a General with average statistics, you could improve them to increase their power. When you enhance one of your Generals, they will usually gain a star. This process costs gold and general medals to upgrade the General. It will also increase your base statistics.

Cultivating a General is seen as a smaller stepping stone to increasing its base statistics. It also costs gold to cultivate a General and increase their attributes.

Final thoughts

Evony: The King’s Return is an adventure-filled, role-playing mobile game that is based on the popular video game, Evony. Thus, you can experience similar content, gameplay, and mechanics.

The game takes place in a persistent world in medieval times, in which you assume the role of a lady or a lord. You can take control of either a city or an alliance to become a powerful monarch.

The game invites you to acquire and play with famous Generals to lead your armies. They are divided into different categories, which are determined by their rarity.

The rarest Generals are quite difficult to obtain, but they are very powerful. While the common Generals are not as powerful, but are easy to collect.

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