Kings & Warlords
Digital Chocolate, 2012
Kings & Warlords is a fantasy themed 4X MMO game that players to make strategic decisions that have big impact on multiplayer gameplay.
The game was divided in your personal castle progression and real-time multiplayer map conflict.
Unlike other games in the genre, you could build anywhere in your castle's area and move buildings around, which was a pretty standard feature in the Dchoc Facebook era.
Some of the biggest innovations in the genre came from the map. There was a fog of war which would increase around your castle It would make the map not seem as daunting, and give a feeling of exploration and progression.
All the player vs player conflict happened in this strategic layer. Everyone’s castle was represented in the map somewhere to interact with.