When comparing Wartime Cronies vs MyCiv Alpha, the Slant community recommends MyCiv Alpha for most people. In the question“What are the best turn-based strategy games for Android?” MyCiv Alpha is ranked 6th while Wartime Cronies is ranked 8th.
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Pro Well designed maps
Game maps include Fog of War, Terrain Effects, Roads & Rail, and Multiple Building Types.
Pro Unit/nation variety & balance
Ground, Air, and Sea units with specialty units for each Nation. Each has their own skill-set and flaws, making for gaming that the user has to find a balance with in order to succeed.
Pro Multi-opponent matchmaking
Can have up to 20 games (current version) and can queue up multiple games in a row. This way the player can find a game that has an active turn, for those times when the opponent is taking their time to make their move.
Pro Turn based gameplay that takes planning
Units takes different number of turns to build (IE Infantry 2 turns to build, Medium Tank 3 turns to build, etc), combined assault, and increased repair on/around owned buildings.
Pro Good Civilization like game
Pro Very big map
Pro Lots of content
Lots of units, technologies and buildings.
Con UI isn't as intuitive as it could be.
Tutorial helps, but some things (like happiness) are left mysterious.