Re: roads

Patrick McLaughlin (
Thu, 25 Aug 1994 13:27:23 -700 (PDT)

I'd call for 5 days on foot. Horses are only significantly faster over
short distances. Long distances, they add a little, but not 50%.

On Thu, 25 Aug 1994, Tim Whalen wrote:

> I'm not very enthusiastic about this whole road business, but what the hell...
> If they are added to the game I'd like to see walking travel time at 6 day/
> province and riding travel time at 4 days. 3 days riding time would be way
> too fast! I can barely *fly* that fast! I can't really imagine anyone
> wasting their time building roads for such a tiny improvement in travel
> time except perhaps to build an adit to and between their mines to increase
> their monthly production. Just ride around the damned swamps!
> Tim

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