Readers are encouraged to avoid this game entirely. It is a spyware program in disguise.
Evony has gathered much notoriety for its ad campaign, prompting the ad design teams of other games to poke fun at it.
One AdventureQuest ad featured a silhouette of a muscular male hero... and when the lights turned on, he turned out to be wearing nothing but his underwear. At that point, a skimpily-dressed elf popped out from the side of the frame and asked: "Pants, m'Lord?"