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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 50% 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 35 200 5,500 Enlightenment Age
2 1,800,000 4d 519 49 350 6,000
3 3,000,000 7d 2,220 63 540 6,625 Industrial Age
4 4,000,000 8d 2,385 77 770 7,300 Global Age
5 5,500,000 9d 3 3,180 91 1,040 8,875 Atomic Age
6 7,000,000 10d 3,370 105 1,360 11,000
7 10,300,000 11d 3,555 115 1,500 14,300 Cold War Age
8 11,330,000 11d 12h 3,640 125 1,650 15,730
9 12,666,000 12d 3,735 137 1,850 17,530 Space Age
10 13,999,000 12d 12h 3,830 149 2,100 19,283
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 4,700 209 3,150 30,160 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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