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“A modern society only runs as well as its oil, and the best way to generate it is with an oil well.”

Levels[edit | edit source]

General Information[edit | edit source]

  • Available in the Enlightenment Age, the Oil Well provides Oil to train and upgrade Factory and Airstrip troops.
  • The Oil Well is also used to help you research Library technologies that cost oil.
  • Oil Well size is 2x2 blocks.
  • Note that players in the Gunpowder Age and below cannot steal your oil.
  • Players can steal up to 75% of your Oil from Oil Wells.

Statistics[edit | edit source]

Age Number Available
Enlightenment Age 2
Industrial Age 3 (*4)
Global Age 4 (*5)
Atomic Age
Cold War Age 4 (*6)
Space Age
Digital Age
Information Age

*Research Drilling Chapter 3 at the Library for +1 Oil Well limit.

*Research Industrial Plastics Chapter 5 at the Library for +1 Oil Well limit.

Level Build Cost Gold icon.png Upgrade Time Clock.PNG Citizens Required Citizen.PNG Experience Gain Exp Production Per Hour Oil icon.png Storage Capacity Oil icon.png HP Health Age Unlocked
1 1,100,000 3d 2 354 35 (*49) 200 5,500 Enlightenment Age
2 1,800,000 4d 519 49 (*68) 350 6,000
3 3,000,000 7d 2,220 63 (*88) 540 6,625 Industrial Age
4 4,000,000 8d 2,385 77 (*107) 770 7,300 Global Age
5 5,500,000 9d 3 3,180 91 (*127) 1,040 8,875 Atomic Age
6 7,000,000 10d 3,370 105 (*147) 1,360 11,000
7 10,300,000 11d 3,555 115 (*172) 1,500 14,300 Cold War Age
8 11,330,000 11d 12h 3,640 125 (*188) 1,650 15,730
9 12,666,000 12d 3,735 137 (*205) 1,850 Space Age
10 13,999,000 12d 12h 3,830 144 (*216)
11 16,000,000 14d 12h 3,900 165 2,400 21,300 Digital Age
12 18,000,000 15d 22h 4,360 185 2,750 25,560
13 20,000,000 16d 12h 4,700 Information Age

*Research Drilling Chapters 2 & 5 at the Library for +10% production rate for each chapter.
*Research Oil Production at the University under Amelia Earhart for +4% production rate for each level(5 levels).

*Research Industrial Plastics Chapters 1 & 4 at the Library for +5% production rate for each chapter.


Boosts[edit | edit source]

The Drilling Technology at the Library confers these bonuses to Oil Well:

  • Chapter 1: Increases Oil Well and Oil Refinery health by 40%
  • Chapter 2: Increases Oil Well production by 10%
  • Chapter 3: Increases Oil Well limit by 1
  • Chapter 5: Increases Oil Well production by 10%

The Industrial Plastics Technology at the Library confers these bonuses to Oil Well:

  • Chapter 1: Increases Oil Well production by 5%
  • Chapter 2: Increases Oil Well health by 10%
  • Chapter 4: Increases Oil Well production by 5%
  • Chapter 5: Increases Oil Well limit by 1

The research of Emperor Moctezuma in the University confers the following bonuses to the Oil Well:

  • Oil Well Capacity: +5% Oil Well Capacity (10 levels)

The research of Amelia Earhart in the University confers the following bonuses to the Oil Well:

  • Oil Well Production: +4% Oil Well Production (5 levels)

VIP Bonuses[edit | edit source]

Oil from Oil Wells

  • Level 2 : 3%
  • Level 4 : 6%
  • Level 6 : 10%
  • Level 8 : 15%
  • Level 12 : 20%
  • Level 15 : 25%

Building Upgrade Resource Cost

  • Level 9 : 5%
  • Level 12 : 10%
  • Level 15 : 15%

Parliament[edit | edit source]

Improved Drilling

  • Oil Wells production +2 ~ 20%

Larger Wells

  • Oil well storage +1 ~ 10%

Base Financing: Economic

  • Reduce cost of Economic building upgrades by 1,000 ~ 85,000 Food/Gold (to a minimum of Free)


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