So I’ve spent quite a bit of time reading through the forums regarding base building. I started following Mechengg’s guide (shout out to a very well written and researched work) but have subsequently learned he and others now consider it outdated. The general theory still seems sound however, and I’ve continued to reference it.
Coach’s guide now seems to be the gold standard. Am I correct in this assumption? Unfortunately a YouTube video is just not as helpful to me and I suspect others as well. Also the thread regarding his guide ended up with multiple players seemingly arguing opposite viewpoints.
What I would like ask is are there some general guidelines we can all follow?
Other things that come to mind:
Are dark flaks still the preferred tower for
non spenders that have the resources for
one maxed flak tower? If I progress to the
point of having resources for a second,
Skip turrets all together? Seems ice
turrets were popular at first but then fell
out of favor. Fire turrets seem to pack a
Now that the new towers and dragons
have been out for some time,
what seems to be the accepted wisdom
as far as what direction to take a base?
I am a current level 49 with a short base thus far following Mechengg’s general blueprint.
Looking forward to an updated discussion from you base building pros out there.