When I conquered a city state I chose to turn it into a puppet. The dialogue promised that I'd be able to annex it at any point. How do I do so?


Just left click it =)

  • That brings up the city screen, but it's still in a puppet state - I can't change production. – Tommy Herbert Nov 23 '10 at 10:37
  • Hmm.. this always asked me if I wanted to annex the city now. Strange. – Jens Nov 23 '10 at 10:55
  • Solved! See my comment to CJM's answer. – Tommy Herbert Nov 23 '10 at 11:43
  • @Tommy, if a city is still in a state of revolt, it won't be able to produce anything. This doesn't sound like your problem, but maybe. – Nick T Dec 20 '10 at 19:03

As Jens says, if you click on the city name, a dialog box should pop up asking if you want to annex the city, or if you want to leave it as a puppet (and it should indicate the Happiness impact of such a decision).

Is this not the case for you?

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    Aha! I've been playing using the strategic view because my computer can't really handle the graphics. Clicking on the city in the normal view does what you say. Thanks. – Tommy Herbert Nov 23 '10 at 11:42

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