Starting a new base can be painful.  Following those easy steps can help you gain some speed and make your base grow faster.  Each step will be explained more thoroughly in the future but here are some few pointers to get you started.

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Step 1.
Go through tutorial
Follow the game tutorial and build your first buildings.
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Choose your state
Up until level 6, you can choose your state. Passed this point, you won't be able to change state with your base.
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Join alliance
When you are accepted in a new alliance, you will get a free teleport to bring your base closer to the alliance leader.
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Start growing
For the first week, we do not recommend going through level 6 on to level 7. You will have a shield that will prevent you from being attacked during the first weekend so grow all buildings to level 6 before upgrading base.
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Start research
Research will help you grow crops more rapidly, move faster and harvest more. Some will also raise your army level. To learn more about research, click here.
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