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Altar of Kings
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Constructing the Altar of Kings grants Fame.png 50 Fame, Happiness.png +1 Happiness

Production of Food.png +1, Wood.png +1, Kröwns.png +1, Lore.png +1 for every 200 Fame.png

Building.png Woodcutter's Lodge, Building upgrade.png Town Hall Upgrade
Wood.png 300, Kröwns.png 300, Stone.png 15
Upkeep Cost
Kröwns.png 30 (yearly)
Upgrade Cost
Upgraded Upkeep Cost


The Altar of Kings is a building that provides +1 Wood Wood.png  / +1 Food Food.png / +1 Kröwn Kröwns.png / +1 Lore Lore.png for every 200 Fame as well as a flat +50 Fame.png Fame and +Happiness.png 1 Happiness bonus once built . It is required for the classic Fame Victory condition.

It can not be built by Clan of the Snake.


Unless stated otherwise, Altar production cannot be affected by any production bonus, even area related ones (Lore Herbalism, Kindred Spirit...).

Thanks to Lore Legacy, Slidrugtanni Boar clan can increase its production by 50%.
Thanks to Lore Hero Emblem, Eikthyrnir Stag clan can make the Altar produce additional Happiness.png 2 and Fame.png 2.1 Fame per month.

While on fire it stops from producing resource and happiness and takes 75 Wood to repair from minimal damage (medium difficulty). Although, it cannot be set on fire by earthquakes.

Only one altar at a time can be built and controlled by a player. However, by managing to steal another player's altar, one can benefit from multiple bonuses that will cumulate.


More then being mandatory for Fame Victory, Altar of Kings is a massive gold investment that repays itself passively over time. As Kröwns management is important throughout the game, is is possible to estimate how much time will be needed to expect return on investment, depending on fame level.

With Slidrugtanni Slidrugtanni clan however, this investment becomes a lot more profitable thanks to Legacy.png Legacy and Simple Living.png Simple Living knowledge : not only its wood cost is halved, but it can also get an increased production. Meaning a faster self-repayment.


Increases Happiness.png Happiness and production yields from Altar of Kings.png Altar of Kings by 50%.

Simple Living

Construction costs -50% Wood.png Wood to build.

General clans Slidrugtanni Slidrugtanni
Fame.png Fame level Initial cost Monthly upkeep
(high dificulty)
Production value Number of months
before payoff
Production value Number of months
before payoff
200 - 399 300 Kröwns.png Kröwns 3 Kröwns.png Kröwns +1 300/(6*1-3) = 100 +1.5 300/(6*1,5-3) = 50
400 - 599 +2 300/(6*2-3) = 33.3 +3 300/(6*3-3) = 20
600 - 799 +3 300/(6*3-3) = 20 +4.5 300/(6*4.5-3) = 12.5
800 - 999 +4 300/(6*4-3) = 14.3 +6 300/(6*6-3) = 9.1
1000 - 1199 +5 300/(6*5-3) = 11.1 +7.5 300/(6*7.5-3) = 7.1