Zeus and Poseidon Help File


On this page you'll find various bits of useful information including:


* Monster Information: A list of which god controls which monster, and which hero can defeat it.

* Hero Information: What is required to entice a Hero to your city.

* Quest information: Lists each quest for the gods and the hero that traditionally acomplishes this quest.

* Sanctuary Information: What is required for each temple, and other relevant information.

* Pyramid Information: How much space and material required for each pyramid or shrine. - This is only good for Poseidon and Atlantean adventures.

* Cheats: Just what it says. Cheat codes for Zeus and Poseidon. There are others out there, but these have been tested and all work.


You can also download the below information in the form of a Text File or Microsoft Word97 File





Gods - Monsters - Heroes


GOD

MONSTER

HERO


GOD

MONSTER

HERO


GOD

MONSTER

HERO


GOD

MONSTER

HERO

Zeus

Cyclops

Odysseus


Poseidon

Kraken

Perseus


Hades

Cerberus

Hercules


Hera

Sphinx

Atalanta

Demeter

Medusa

Perseus


Athena

Hydra

Hercules


Artemis

Calydonian Boar

Theseus


Apollo

Scylla

Odysseus

Atlas

Chimera

Bellerophon


Ares

Dragon

Jason


Hephaestus

Talos

Jason


Aphrodite

Hector

Achilles

Hermes

Minotaur

Theseus


Dionysus

Maenads

Achilles


---

Echidna

Bellerophon


---

Harpies

Atalanta

--- Denotes an Independent Monster, not controlled by any of the Gods.
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Hero Requirements


Achilles


Atalanta


Bellerophon


Hercules

32 Suits of Armor
3 Hoplite Companies or better*
3 Spearman Companies or better**
Sanctuary to Athena
(or Hephaestus if Athena unavailable)


Sanctuary to Artemis
Working Stadium*
Working Museum**
32 Planks of Wood
32 Sides of Meat
8 Companies of Soldiers


15 Horses in the City
Excellent City-wide Tax Coverage
Treasury of 10,000 Drachmas
24 Bars of Bronze*
24 Ingots of Orichalc**


Hall has Excellent Culture Access*
Win any Pan-Hellenic Game*
Excel City-wide Gymnasium Access*
Hall has Excellent Science Access**
A Working Hippodrome**
Excel City-wide Observatory Access**
1500 People in the City
32 Amphorae of Wine

Jason


Odysseus


Perseus


Theseus

3 Triremes*
2 Horsemen Companies*
3 Frigates**
2 Charioteer Companies**
8 Horses
64 Crates of Food
16 Amphorae of Wine


Excellent Popularity
Excellent City-wide Health
8 Elite Houses
32 Jugs of Olive Oil
16 Amphorae of Wine


Sanctuaries to Athena, Hermes
(Zeus or Hades if Athena or Hermes unavailable)
3000 Drachmas
16 Skeins of Fleece
6 Pieces of Sculpture


Build Hall Near Palace
Good Appeal Around the Hall
Hall is Protected by Walls
32 Slabs of Marble
16 Amphorae of Wine

* = Requirement for Greek Adventures/Cities
** = Requirement for Atlantean Adventures/Cities
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Quests

The following table lists the gods, their quests and the heroes traditionally associated with the quests.
The designer of the adventure can, however, choose any hero specified in the Mythology panel to complete the quest


GOD

NUMBER

QUEST

TRADITIONAL HERO


NUMBER

QUEST

TRADITIONAL HERO

Zeus

0

Return the Golden Fleece to Greece

Jason


1

Fire the Weapon

Odysseus

Poseidon

0

Recover the Palladium

Odysseus


1

Retrieve the Cornerstone

Theseus

Hades

0

Acquire Hade's Helmet of Invisibility

Perseus


1

Steal Ambrosia

Atalanta

Hera

0

Journey to Olympus

Bellerophon


1

Divert Zeus' Attention

Jason

Demeter

0

Acquire the Cattle of Geryon

Hercules


1

Harvest the Argent Maize

Jason

Athena

0

Retrieve Athena's Mirror Shield

Perseus


1

Retrieve the Golden Bridle

Bellerophon

Artemis

0

Steal the Girdle of Hippolyte

Hercules


1

Gather Animals for the Menagerie

Atalanta

Apollo

0

Rescue Theseus from Hades

Hercules


1

Retrieve the Tablet of the Pact

Atalanta

Atlas

0

Widen the Strait

Hercules


1

Relieve Atlas' Burden

Hercules

Ares

0

Acquire the Mars of Diomedes

Hercules


1

Find the Missing Piece

Atalanta

Hephaestus

0

Recover Hercules' Bow and Arrows

Achilles


1

Sabotage the Weapon

Odysseus

Aphrodite

0

Retreive the Apples of the Hesperids

Hercules


1

Find the Spring of Youth

Bellerophon

Hermes

0

Retrieve Hermes' Winged Sandals

Perseus


1

Cripple the Defences

Achilles

Dionysus

0

Recover the Horn of Amalthea

Theseus


1

Exploit the Drunken Chaos

Perseus

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Sanctuary Information

There are 14 Gods and Goddesses in the Greek World. Below you will find the materials needed for each temple, as well as the benefits of having a certain God or Goddess in your city...and what to expect if you anger them.

Zeus Poseidon Hades Hera Demeter Athena Artemis Apollo Atlas Ares Hephaestus Aphrodite Hermes Dionysus

SANCTUARY Zeus' Stronghold
(Greek)
Zeus' Stronghold
(Atlantean)

Promontory of Poseidon
(Greek)
Citadel of Poseidon
(Atlantean)
SIZE 24x16 24x16
20x14 20x20
INITIAL MARBLE 48 48
37 32
INITIAL COST 2920 2920
2480 2080
MARBLE 145 137
103 231
WOOD 28 24
20 52
SCULPTURES 22 26
12 2
BENEFITS Oracle; Protection from any Invading Gods or Armies;
Other Leader's Opinion of you Improves.

Kraken defends City; Fisheries;
Urchin Quays are more productive.
SANCTIFIES Any Sanctifiable Building.
Urchin Quay; Fishery; Horse Ranch.
BLESSINGS Zeus will defeat the next army that attacks your City.
Poseidon gives City seafood.
(Only works if have fisheries, urchin quays)
ANGRY Destroys Palace, other buildings randomly; Stops trade;
Can send Cyclops.

Destroys fisheries, urchin quays, piers, ships;
Stops sea trade; Can send Kraken.

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SANCTUARY Gates of Hades
(Greek)
Gates of Hades
(Atlantean)

Orchard of Hera
(Greek)
Orchard of Hera
(Atlantean)
SIZE 21x14 21x14
20x12 20x12
INITIAL MARBLE 37 37
30 30
INITIAL COST 1320 1320
1760 1760
MARBLE 140 132
88 88
WOOD 28 24
20 20
SCULPTURES 4 4
6 6
BENEFITS Cerberus defends City; Silver Ore Deposits.
Orange Trees; Population Increase;
Protection from Zeus.
SANCTIFIES Tax Office; Mint; Foundry.
Corral; Orange Tender's Lodge.
BLESSINGS Hades donates money to the City.
Hera stocks Agoras.
ANGRY Curses foundries, mints; Captures all walkers;
Can send Cerberus.

Destroys all oranges, half of cattle;
Reduces reputation among world leaders.
If have Orchard of Hera, must have Oranges as a food source.
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SANCTUARY Garden of Demeter
(Greek)
Garden of Demeter
(Atlantean)

Arbor of Athena
(Greek)
Arbor of Athena
(Atlantean)
SIZE 18x12 18x12
16x12 16x12
INITIAL MARBLE 27 27
24 24
INITIAL COST 840 840
2160 2160
MARBLE 110 110
67 55
WOOD 20 20
22 16
SCULPTURES 10 10
8 8
BENEFITS Sanctuary surrounded by meadow
Grove of olives; Stronger soldiers;
Protection from invaders.
SANCTIFIES Meadow; Farms; Granaries.
Olive presses; Carding sheds.
BLESSINGS Demeter gives the city food.
Athena provides olive oil; Olives.
ANGRY Infertile land; Destroys goats, crops, sheep.
Weakens city defences (strips walls & towers).
Stops olive oil production, Can send Hydra.

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SANCTUARY Artemis' Menagerie
(Greek)
Artemis' Menagerie
(Atlantean)

Oracle of Apollo
(Greek)
Oracle of Apollo
(Atlantean)
SIZE 16x10 16x10
16x10 16x10
INITIAL MARBLE 20 20
20 20
INITIAL COST 1520 1520
920 920
MARBLE 63 63
88 76
WOOD 20 20
22 16
SCULPTURES 6 6
4 4
BENEFITS Supplies Amazon warriors; Increased hunting skills;
Protection from predators (wolves, etc).

Better chance of winning games (Greek);
Better culture (Atlantean); Monster protection.
SANCTIFIES Hunting Lodge
(Greek) Podium; Gymnasium; Stadium; Theatre.
(Atlantean) Bibliotheke; Laboratory; Observatory.
BLESSINGS Artemis gives city food.
(Only available if pork is a food type)

Apollo cures plague; Improves city hygiene.
ANGRY Attacks with Amazons; Curses hunting lodges;
Strengthens wolf packs; Can send Calydonian Boar.

Curses infirmaries, Culture (Greek), Science (Atlantean);
Can send Scylla.

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SANCTUARY Pillars of Atlas
(Greek)
Pillars of Atlas
(Atlantean)

Ares' Fortress
(Greek)
Ares' Fortress
(Atlantean)
SIZE 14x14 14x14
11x8 11x8
INITIAL MARBLE 25 25
13 13
INITIAL COST 1760 1760
960 960
MARBLE 76 76
44 40
WOOD 20 20
14 12
SCULPTURES 4 4
2 2
BENEFITS Stonecutters work more quickly;
More artisans from guild.

Ares supplies Warriors;
Dragon kils invaders, wolves, boars.
SANCTIFIES Masonry shops; Timber mill, Refinery.
None
BLESSINGS Atlas speeds up the contruction of a sanctuary or pyramid.
Ares accompanies city's soldiers in battle abroad.
ANGRY Turns citizens to stone; Stops construction;
Curses masonries.

Invades with warriors; Can send Dragon.

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SANCTUARY Forge of Hephaestus
(Greek)
Forge of Hephaestus
(Atlantean)

Aphrodite's Haven
(Greek)
Aphrodite's Haven
(Atlantean)
SIZE 13x8 13x8
14x6 14x6
INITIAL MARBLE 13 13
11 11
INITIAL COST 760 760
720 720
MARBLE 48 44
41 37
WOOD 14 12
14 12
SCULPTURES 6 6
6 6
BENEFITS Copper ore deposits; No risk of fire.
No emigration; Appeal increases;
Protection from Area, Hephaestus, Hermes, Dionysus.
SANCTIFIES Sculpture studio, armory.
Housing.
BLESSINGS Talos defends city for a short time.
Aprodite increases the population.
ANGRY Burns buildings; Metal unusable;
Curses armories, sculpture studios; Can send Talos.

Leads workers out of city (shrinks population);
Can send Hector.

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SANCTUARY Herme's Refuge
(Greek)
Herme's Refuge
(Atlantean)

Grove of Dionysus
(Greek)
Grove of Dionysus
(Atlantean)
SIZE 12x6 12x6
10x6 10x6
INITIAL MARBLE 9 9
8 8
INITIAL COST 640 640
400 400
MARBLE 39 35
35 31
WOOD 14 12
14 12
SCULPTURES 2 2
2 2
BENEFITS Deliverymen, trade ships, caravans move faster;
Traders are more frequent.

Grove of grapevines; No unrest in city.
SANCTIFIES None
Winery
BLESSINGS Hermes fulfills and outstanding request.
Dionysus provides the city with wine.
ANGRY Steals from treasury; disrupts trade;
Can send Minotaur.

Takes city walkers away; Curses grapevines;
Can send Maenads.

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Pyramid Information


PYRAMID Modest Pyramid
Pyramid
Great Pyramid
Majestic Pyramid
Small Sky Monument
SIZE 3x3
5x5
7x7
9x9
5x5
MARBLE 24
75
173
336
71
ORICHALC 8
18
31
49
14
WOOD 0
8
16
24
8
SCULPTURE 0
0
0
0
0

PYRAMID Sky Monument
Grand Sky Monument
Minor Shrine
Shrine
Major Shrine
SIZE 6x6
8x8
3x3
6x6
8x8
MARBLE 105
231
16
109
167
ORICHALC 18
33
4
19
22
WOOD 8
16
0
24
16
SCULPTURE 0
0
1
0
4

PYRAMID Pyramid of the Pantheon
Altar of Olympus
Temple of Olympus
Observatory Kosmika
Museum Atlantika
SIZE 11x9
8x8
8x8
9x9
8x8
MARBLE 190
233
153
273
159
ORICHALC 25
33
27
39
40
WOOD 16
16
22
24
24
SCULPTURE 14
0
0
0
0


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Cheats

Press [Ctrl] + [Alt] + C, then enter one of the following codes to activate the corresponding cheat function.
Codes are Case Sensitive. This means that you must type them exactly as they are shown below or they won't work.


EFFECT

CODE


EFFECT

CODE

Additional 1000 Drachmae

Delian Treasury


Win Current Scenario

Ambrosia

Strike Specific Area with Fireballs

Fireballs from Heaven


Granary Fills Every 3 Months

Mammaldrome

Atlas Helps Bild Project Faster

Atlasthegreat


Poseidon Gives Ten Times the Fish in Granary*

Seasick

* Must have Fish as one of the City's foods in order for it to work.
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Last Updated 26 January 2002