Answered Democritus Hero

Discussion in 'Answered Questions' started by Zyrd, Jan 10, 2018.

  1. Zyrd

    Zyrd Lochagos

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    If I apply "Land Expansion" effect on a Democritus city, would I have a chance of doubling the effect?

    And more generally, what positive effects have a chance of doubling with Democritus? So far I have seen none, though my Democritus is 16-th level now.
     
  2. silver witch

    silver witch Phrourach

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    Democritas has a chance of doubling most effects with the exception of the following:

    These are NOT doubled:
    Land Expansion
    Coins of war and wisdom
    Favor package (the specified amount of favour)
    Mixed resources/individual res package

    That is it to the best of my knowledge so basically most spells he is able to double.

    In addition when he is in a city and from that you cast spells elsewhere - e.g summoning of nereids/passionate pop he can also double the length again. I LOVE HIM

    He does not double the in-game spells e.g. wedding/COTO etc

    At level 16 you should have a 52% chance of doubling. If he hasn't doubled for you you have been very unlucky. He is not able to double if he is travelling or injured.
     
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  3. Zyrd

    Zyrd Lochagos

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    Ok, if I use say Hoplites Reinforcement, 60 hoplites for 5 hours, would I have a chance for 60 hoplites for 10 hours? Or Tiche's Enlightenment, would I have a chance for 2 weeks instead of 1?
     
  4. silver witch

    silver witch Phrourach

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    Yes to both of those
     
  5. Zyrd

    Zyrd Lochagos

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    Applied Swordsmen Reinforcement (obtained in island quest) and no doubling again. :( Maybe Democritus is not my Hero. :)
     
  6. Zyrd

    Zyrd Lochagos

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    Hmm... Now I am 95% sure that Democritus does nothing. I applied several times "Reinforcement" effect, to feed units to Grepolympics event, with different units, and with my 16th level Democritus the effecs were NEVER doubled.
     
  7. Raydium88

    Raydium88 Chiliarch

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    Are you sure you are using the tokens on towns where demo is assigned?

    I can assure you it works. Otherwise you just got some bad luck. I have heard if you talk dirty to him before casting a token it works.... totally not my method..............
     
  8. Zyrd

    Zyrd Lochagos

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    I have a single dedicated city to feed units to Grepolympics, and Democritus is assigned to the city. Ok, next time I use a token on Democritus city I'll call him first. Actually he is indeed...
     
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  9. Loves You

    Loves You Chiliarch

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    My Personnal Experience with Democritus:

    When I Try to Double a Manticore Token
    Democritus: "Nahh, I don't feel like doing that"

    When I wish to suffer a Negative Penalty to Complete a Quest
    Democritus: "Of course I can double that for you"
     
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  10. Zyrd

    Zyrd Lochagos

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    PS: Sometimes he works; in my case, the "Unit Reinforcement" token was doubled from 5th or 6th attempt. Archers were lucky.
     

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