Fandom

Civilization

Minerals (SMAC)

6,958pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Minerals are used to build units, Base facilities, Secret Projects (SMAC), maintaining units, or reconverted into Energy Credits through Stockpile Energy.

Mineral costs are calculated into "rows", which varies depending on the INDUSTRY rating of the faction.

An industrial rating of 0 (normal) makes a Mineral row costs 10 Minerals. +1 (10% decrease) makes a Mineral row costs 9 Minerals. -1 (10% increase) makes a Mineral row costs 11 Minerals.

TerrainEdit

Rolling and Rocky terrain produces +1 Minerals.

The following Landmarks provides +1 Minerals :

  • Mount Planet
  • Garland Crater
  • Fossil Fuel Ridge
  • Nessus Canyon

TerraformingEdit

However, most of the Minerals are provided through Terraforming.

  • Forest, +2 Minerals
  • Mine, +1 Minerals, +1 with Road, +2 if Rocky terrain
  • Thermal Borehole, +6 Minerals
  • Mining Platform, +1 Minerals,

Base FacilitiesEdit

The following Base facilities provides Minerals, but are only available later in game.

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki