We have several players with years of experience who are now starting new cities done the right way; to WIN!, It's not fun to loose your battles and have someone steal your resources. We can teach you to play the way that is most fun. We are happy to help newer players who are in ages of Enlightenment age and lower. Iron age is fine. If you want to be in alliance where everyone who wants to join a war can join, try here. If you follow our suggestions, you will almost never have resources stolen, and will get the most resources possible in PVP.