Army strength X 5 = gold pay off value
So if you have an army of 1000 strength, pay off will be worth 5000 gold
1. Tries to pay in gold
2. Tries to pay in other Resources
All units and livestock have a default market value in gold, which npc cities use to base their calulations on. Leveled up units also increase this price greatly.
3. Tries to pay in livestock base on default value.
4. Pays in other units based on default value.
Some units are excluded from being in pay offs, such as Dragons, heroes and other rare units.
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