For Fan-Made Tribes, go here.

In The Battle of Polytopia, players choose one of eleven tribes to lead. Four tribes (Bardur, Xin-Xi, Imperius, and Oumaji) are included in the game, free of charge, and seven additional tribes (Kickoo, Hoodrick, Luxidoor, Vengir, Zebasi, Ai-Mo and Aquarion) are currently available as in-app purchases.

The choice of a tribe has important consequences. Each human tribe begins the game with a different technology unlocked by default, with the exception of the Luxidoor, who begin with a level 3 capital and a city wall. Each tribe also seems to have a mix of terrain and resources that they are likely to be surrounded with at the beginning of a new game; see Research for more information.

In the latest "Atlantis" update, a section with 'special' tribes was added. They are non-human and have a modified tech tree. Only one exists of now, the Aquarion. They have a modified Chivalry branch, with two new special units: The Amphibian to replace their Rider, and the Tridention to replace their Knight.

Each tribe's terrain, resources, units, cities, and monuments are unique in appearance. These are aesthetic only and do not affect gameplay.

A tribe with unicorns as game as well as an Inuit tribe (Polaris) have also been teased.

Available Tribes: Edit

Tribe image


Unlocked Tech

Cost (US$) Cost (CAD$) Release Date (App Store) Color Type
Xin-Xi Climbing Free Free Feb 4th, 2016 Red Human
Imperius Organization Free Free Feb 4th, 2016 Blue Human
Bardur Hunting Free Free Feb 4th, 2016 Black Human
Oumaji Riding Free Free Feb 4th, 2016 Yellow Human
Kickoo Fishing 0.99 US$ 1.39 CAD$ Feb 4th, 2016 Light Green Human
Hoodrick Archery 0.99 US$ 1.39 CAD$ March 23rd, 2016 Brown Human
Luxidoor None, Starts with level 3 city and city wall 2.99 US$ 3.99 CAD$ March 23rd, 2016 Purple Human

Vengir Smithery 0.99 US$ 1.39 CAD$ June 23nd, 2016 Silver Human

Zebasi temp
Zebasi Farming 0.99 US$ 1.39 CAD$ August 4th, 2016 Orange Human
Ai-mo face original
Ai-Mo Meditation 0.99 US$ 1.39 CAD$ December 1st, 2016 Teal Human
Aquarion None 1.99 US$ 2.79 CAD$ June 8, 2017 Salmon Pink Special

External links Edit

Polytopia Gaming Youtube Channel: Ranking the Ten Tribes (outdated)

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