Seafaring research
Research Points:
Requires: 24 24 Research Point(s)
Accumulated: ( 86 86 Research Point(s))
 Seafaring : Ship Maintenance (Research)
 Seafaring : Expansion (Research)

Faster Ships with smaller loads
Scientists (Accumulated)
0 (1)
Levels of research:


Our scientists have found out that our ships have less water resistance when their load is smaller.  This means that we can put larger sails on the mast and travel more quickly.


Allows: Quicker Cargo Ship's with lighter loads.
Maximum loads for Cargo Ships are selected before transport of resources begins
500 resources per ship
Up to 500 resources per ship takes the normal 20 minutes per island location.
400 resources per ship
Up to 400 resources per ship takes 17 minutes and 8 seconds per island location.
300 resources per ship
Up to 300 resources per ship takes 15 minutes per island location.
200 resources per ship
Up to 200 resources per ship takes 13 minutes and 20 seconds per island location.
100 resources per ship
Up to 100 resources per ship takes 12 minutes per island location.

Total score & Scientists

All researches give you 0.02 Scientists points for every 1 Research Point(s) spent on any of them.  This is added to your Total score points.

  • This means that you will earn 1 Scientists & Total score point for every 50 50 Research Point(s) you spend.

Levels of research

You will earn 4 Levels of research points for every research you complete, no matter how many  Research Point(s) are required to complete it or which group it belongs to.

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