If you have a very fast system, set detail to "highest" in the options for maximum graphical fidelity.
Left Mouse Button: Interact with villagers and objects. Space Bar (Hold): Initiate Gesture Casting for spells. Number Keys (1-8): Hotkeys for the cooresponding spell slots on your spell toolbar. Cursor Keys Up and Down (or "W" and "S"): Move the object you are holding back and forth in depth (Optional). "P" key, Escape, or Pause/Break: Pause the game. Also allows access to the options screen.
Prevent the villagers from escaping from the sides of the screen! Slain villagers will drop coins for you to collect; dispatching them more brutally will result in more coins. Use coins to purchase upgrades and spells between rounds to aid in your Plundering of riches.
-Click on villagers to pick them up
-Flick and release the mouse button to throw
-Throw villagers hard to defeat them!
-Press ‘p’ to pause the game
-Move your mouse over coins to collect them
-Huts can be picked up and thrown, too
-There are more villagers in the huts…
-Don’t let them escape!
-When villagers escape, your meter goes down
-When this meter is empty, you lose the game
Use the suggestions below to increase framerate.
- Play Pillage the Village with the latest version of Internet Explorer to achieve maximum performance. Firefox, Netscape, proprietary ISP, and other browsers can negatively impact performance.
- Close all other browser windows, applications, and non-critical background processes. Halt all downloads and fully exit any file-sharing and/or P2P programs.