The ancient kingdom of Carthage grew from a small settlement of exiles to a powerful civilization. Ideally situated along the northern coast of Africa, Carthage became an increasingly crucial center of trade along the Mediterranean. However, this success was not without consequences, as Carthage eventually drew the ire of both Greece and Rome, and the ensuing conflicts with these intimidating rivals became the stuff of legend.
All coastal cities get a free habor. Units may cross mountains after the first great general is earned, but taking 50 HP damage if they end a turn on a mountain.
African Forest Elephant