Scout Ship

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Size 1x1
Tech Required Masonry
Cost 15,000 Coins
Upkeep 800 Coins/Day
Hammer Cost 1,500
Hitpoints 500
Points 3000
Limit Per Town 4
Specials Can be placed outside of town. Must be placed in culture
A Scout Ship


The scout ship gives you extra battlefield visibility by informing you about the locations of enemies in your culture. The rate at which the scout ship reports is configurable in order to be less or more spammy as you desire. Scout ships also deter spies by increasing their Exposure more quickly when they are in range.

  • Range: 400 blocks.
  • Scout ship rate: can set using the command (/town set scoutrate [10,30,60 seconds]).

The Scout ship is a critical structure to the defense of a town. Unlike the Arrow ship or Cannon ship it has a much larger effective range and does not fire upon enemies. Scout ships can be identified from other ships by the blue color of the sails.

Notification of Non-Member Positions

It will also display their locations every 60 seconds (adjustable value). This gives your town members the ability to hunt down and kill any trespassers and keeps enemies on their toes. Having about 60 seconds to move will allow enemies a chance to elude their pursuers and makes tunneling into an enemy town much less effective.

Scout ships and Spies

Scout ships can be built to increase a spy's Exposure. Please see the page on Espionage for more information.

See Also

Tutorials CivCraft Defensive Structures Civ & Town Structures Tile Improvements Wonders Units Command Reference

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