Game Info[edit | edit source]
Cultural national wonder. Requires a Monument in all cities.
- +25% Great People generation in this City.
- Contains 1 Great Work of Writing slot
- +1 Happiness with Universal Healthcare tenet (any Ideology)
Strategy[edit | edit source]
The National Epic increases a city's Great People generation by 25 percent, which is especially useful for a player pursuing a cultural victory. Build your Artists', Musicians', and Writers' Guilds in this city as well to ensure the maximum boost to Great People generation!
Civilopedia entry[edit | edit source]
A national epic is a poem or story which describes the origin of a nation, its character, or a significant event in its existence. The Secret History of Mongols is a Mongolian national epic. The Epic of Sundiata is a Malinese national epic. The Song of Hiawatha is a United States national epic. The Kalevala is an epic of Finland. In a more modern form, War and Peace might be considered a Russian national epic, and Roots: The Saga of an American Family another American epic.