Defensive Stratagems

Advance by a Hidden Path

Cost: 10 cents evony

advance by a hidden path defensive stratagem evony

Game Description

Use feinting and mock manoeuvre to distract your adversary. Expose part of your action deliberately, so that you can make a surprise attack somewhere else


Effects

This stratagem is the countermeasure against ambush from all sides. It allows players troops to flee out of a city besieged by an opponent


Frequency won on the wheel

Rare


Uses

Allows you to regain troop movement when you have been strated


Cicada Sheds its Skin

Cost: 5 cents evony

cacada sheds its skin defensive stratagem evony

Game Description

Cicada sheds its skin an emerges as an adult. The abandoned skin remains, still clinging to the bark of trees.This is a metaphor for using camouflage to deceive enemy in military manoeuvre . This is used to achieve tactic goal that is to retreat or to transfer own troops from the pursuit of an adversary.


Effects

Increases troops returning speed by 30%. This is the counter measure against Bolt the Door to Catch the Thief.


Frequency won on the wheel

Often


Uses

Allows you to regain troop movement when you have been strated


Cast a brick to attract a gem

Cost: 5 cents evony

cast a brick to attract a gem defensive stratagem evony

Game Description

Delude your enemy by fake appearance into making wrong judgment, and then try to take them out with a single fatal blow


Effects

Resources are exaggerated to 5 to 10 times the actual number. Effective for 24 hours. Can be extended by multiple applications


Frequency won on the wheel

Very Often


Uses

Can be used to make it look like your city is a good target for resources


Empty City

Cost: 10 cents evony

empty city defensive stratagem evony

Game Description

This is trap ploy, used to show enemy outwardly weak in defence to lure them to provoke the attack. But actually, the defenders are well prepared that ambush is lain to wait for their impertinent invaders.


Effects

Total troops are understated to 10% to 20% the actual number. Effective for 24 hours Can be extended by multiple applications


Frequency won on the wheel

Very Often


Uses

Can be used to trick an opponent into attacking you


Entrapping

Cost: 30 cents evony

entrapping defensive stratagem evony

Game Description

Entrapping stratagem is applied to delay the incoming troops


Effects

Increases opponents troops marching duration 30%


Frequency won on the wheel

Often


Uses

Can be used to buy time in order to reinforce your city


Regard Bushed and Trees as Soldiers

Cost: 5 cents evony

regard bushes and trees as soldiers defensive stratagem evony

Game Description

It describes the troops which are pain stricken regard bushes and trees of the remote hillside as enemy soldiers. The troops might be formally defeated by their enemies and emotionally overshadowed by it.


Effects

Total troops in the city are exaggerated to 5 to 10 times the actual number. Effective for 24 hrs. Can be extended by multiple applications


Frequency won on the wheel

Very Often


Uses

Can be used to make you look much stronger than you actually are


Solid Walls and Empty Fields

Cost: 5 cents evony

solid walls and empty fields defensive stratagem evony

Game Description

Fortify the walls, and hide away all the property and food. Enemy finds no way to overcome the fortification, meanwhile cant loot any resources. The enemy may lose interest and cease fire.


Effects

Resources are understated to 10% to 20% of actual stock. Effective for 24 hours. Can be extended by multiple applications


Frequency won on the wheel

Very Often


Uses

Can be used to make it look like your city is not a valuable resource target