<URL: http://bugs.freeciv.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=39377 >
On Thu, 24 May 2007, William Allen Simpson wrote:
> Currently, rivers only occur in the center of tiles.
> For civ 3 & 4, rivers appear along the edges of tiles, watering
> multiple adjacent tiles.
Rivers between tiles, rather than in the center of tiles, makes for
greater strategic depth. This is why this method is chosen by almost all
strategy board games I know of. That is one reason why we planned rivers
between tiles for the buckyball (https://gna.org/projects/buckyball/) map
renderer. Unfortunately, that work is currently stalled.
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