A Quarry is the primary way of getting stone. Although lumber is the most important for the majority of buildings, stone is a must when constructing the most powerful defense in the game: walls. Stone also provides ammunition for the catapults and is needed for certain researches.
- Especially early on a server production of stone is really important for growing your empire quickly. The reason is that stone is the most important resource when it comes to building construction.
- Stone prices for stone is usually starting to decrease in week 2 or 3. The reason for this is that stone is not very important at all when it comes to train troops, and that is what you will be spending most of your resources on when you get a little bit into the game.
- Most players get enough stone from just plundering NPCs and buying on the market, and don’t have any stone cities at all.