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24th Apr '16 3:46:01 PM Nippertipper
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Related to UnderwaterCity, which is when the colony is under the water instead of on it. Likely to also be a CityOfCanals.

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Related to UnderwaterCity, which is when the colony is under the water underwater instead of on it. Likely to also be a CityOfCanals.
6th Mar '16 6:55:47 AM Ohio9
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* In ''DaphneInTheBrilliantBlue'', the setting is a series of connected cities on water due to a cataclysmic event that flooded the world.
31st Dec '15 9:25:33 AM Codefreak5
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** The upcoming expansion pack for it's SpiritualSuccessor, ''VideoGame/CivilizationBeyondEarth'', will also allows players to build cities on ocean tiles. Ocean cities will work very differently to land-based cities, with increased production rates for naval units and certain buildings, while facing other challenges, such as Kraken attacks and obstructive Hydra-coral growths. A new Sponsor, the very British/Scandinavian-flavoured North Sea Alliance, will give a number of bonuses to oceanic cities. According to the fluff, the founder of NSA is famous for pioneering the concept back on Earth with the so-called [=ARCs=], one of which he personally piloted to an island nation in danger of flooding and handed it over to the locals, earning himself international fame. Aquatic cities are unable to expand borders by accumulating culture (buying hexes with cash still works) but can build a recurring project that moves the city one hex upon completion, which expands borders. There is even an achievement for crushing an enemy unit with a city (difficult to do, since everyone can see the warning "arrow" coming from the city towards a particular tile). This way, aquatic cities can act as mobile bases for an invasion and an impromptu aircraft carrier.

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** The upcoming Rising Tide expansion pack for it's its SpiritualSuccessor, ''VideoGame/CivilizationBeyondEarth'', will also allows players to build cities on ocean tiles. Ocean cities will work very differently to land-based cities, with increased production rates for naval units and certain buildings, while facing other challenges, such as Kraken attacks and obstructive Hydra-coral growths. A new Sponsor, the very British/Scandinavian-flavoured North Sea Alliance, will give gives a number of bonuses to oceanic cities. According to the fluff, the founder of NSA is famous for pioneering the concept back on Earth with the so-called [=ARCs=], one of which he personally piloted to an island nation in danger of flooding and handed it over to the locals, earning himself international fame. Aquatic cities are unable to expand borders by accumulating culture (buying hexes with cash still works) but can build a recurring project that moves the city one hex upon completion, which expands borders. There is even an achievement for crushing an enemy unit with a city (difficult to do, since everyone can see the warning "arrow" coming from the city towards a particular tile). This way, aquatic cities can act as mobile bases for an invasion and an impromptu aircraft carrier.
1st Dec '15 10:21:19 AM ChronoLegion
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** The upcoming expansion pack for it's SpiritualSuccessor, ''VideoGame/CivilizationBeyondEarth'', will also allows players to build cities on ocean tiles. Ocean cities will work very differently to land-based cities, with increased production rates for naval units and certain buildings, while facing other challenges, such as Kraken attacks and obstructive Hydra-coral growths. A new Sponsor, the very British/Scandinavian-flavoured North Sea Alliance, will give a number of bonuses to oceanic cities.

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** The upcoming expansion pack for it's SpiritualSuccessor, ''VideoGame/CivilizationBeyondEarth'', will also allows players to build cities on ocean tiles. Ocean cities will work very differently to land-based cities, with increased production rates for naval units and certain buildings, while facing other challenges, such as Kraken attacks and obstructive Hydra-coral growths. A new Sponsor, the very British/Scandinavian-flavoured North Sea Alliance, will give a number of bonuses to oceanic cities. According to the fluff, the founder of NSA is famous for pioneering the concept back on Earth with the so-called [=ARCs=], one of which he personally piloted to an island nation in danger of flooding and handed it over to the locals, earning himself international fame. Aquatic cities are unable to expand borders by accumulating culture (buying hexes with cash still works) but can build a recurring project that moves the city one hex upon completion, which expands borders. There is even an achievement for crushing an enemy unit with a city (difficult to do, since everyone can see the warning "arrow" coming from the city towards a particular tile). This way, aquatic cities can act as mobile bases for an invasion and an impromptu aircraft carrier.
29th Nov '15 12:57:36 PM eroock
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29th Nov '15 8:53:54 AM Willbyr
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* ''[[Manga/GhostInTheShell Ghost in the Shell: Man-Machine Interface]]'' (the manga) features Poseidon Industrial's artificial island city, where Motoko Aramaki's real body is typically stored.
** The second film has an android manufacturer that bases its factory on a ship [[spoiler:because they're dubbing the ghosts of young girls into their robots]].

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''[[Manga/GhostInTheShell Ghost in the Shell: Man-Machine Interface]]'' (the manga) features Poseidon Industrial's artificial island city, where Motoko Aramaki's real body is typically stored.
** [[Anime/GhostInTheShell The second film film]] has an android manufacturer that bases its factory on a ship [[spoiler:because they're dubbing the ghosts of young girls into their robots]].
3rd Sep '15 5:50:27 AM ragnarok235
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** The upcoming expansion pack for it's SpiritualSuccessor, ''VideoGame/CivilizationBeyondEarth'', will also allows players to build cities on ocean tiles. Ocean cities will work very differently to land-based cities, with increased production rates for naval units and certain buildings, while facing other challenges, such as Kraken attacks and obstructive Hydra-coral growths. A new Sponsor, the very British/Scandinavian-flavoured North Sea Alliance, will give a number of bonuses to oceanic cities.
1st Sep '15 12:29:04 PM yamiblade
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* The Remains of New York became a floating city called The City In the Sea in Cadillacs and Dinosaurs
29th Aug '15 1:33:14 PM JellyCherry
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29th Aug '15 1:32:30 PM JellyCherry
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