How many villagers can you have? Is there any way to get more? When I put villagers to mate, it says there isn't enough housing. What can I do?
To Melissa:The max population is 40 on Itouch and 90 on the original version.If there isn't enough room build a new hut.
If you are playing the original version, you can increase your maximum population by completing the collections. For each collection that you complete (find all 12 items) your max population goes up by 5. If you complete all four collections, it goes up by another 5. A village that has completed all four collections can have as many as 115 people.
Question: how do i get the laundry line? Can anyone please help?
Ok so i have everything except for the last gong piece, puzzle 14. I put the totem of my esteemed elder in the center of the mosaic. What now? in the walkthrough it says that the gong piece will appear. Does that mean right away or do i have to wait? Will it appear on the mosaic or somewhere else? I have completed the other two villagers games and all three are great! Thanks for any help you guys can give me.
I am unsure what you mean by a laundry line. Are you talking about the clothing hut? You get the foundation for the clothing hut after you buy level 2 in culture.
The gong piece should appear immediately if you've placed the totem in the right place (there's a little circle in the pattern, dead center) and the mosaic floor is completely cleared. There is a known bug in earlier versions of the game where the piece does not appear, so you may want to check with your vendor to see if they have they latest version that you can download.
Someone, anyone, please help me! I have bought level two of medicine, I've even made a special stew that serves as an aphrodisiac, but none of my female villagers will carry a child! I try and try again, but whenever they come out of the little house they still don't have a baby. My village is going to die out without someone's help. Please. =[
How old are the women you are trying with? Women will not get pregnant after the age of 50. Make sure you are trying with younger women, 18 - 30 are the ones who get pregnant the easiest. And just keep trying.
The last woman I tried to use was 25.
So, I guess no one has any other special tricks for getting women pregnant? Cause the would be super.
You just have to keep trying with all the women of childbearing age. They will have a baby sooner or later. :)
One question, how many huts do you have? No matter how hard you try you can't get a woman pregnant if you're at your limit for housing. If you're not at your limit, all I can suggest is keep trying.
i have two huts, but the game hasn't ever given me a message that i need more housing, or more food.
well, thanks for the advice. i'll keep on trying.
Are you playing on the computer or in the ipod? What is your population right now? On the computer version of the game you will eventually have 3 huts and a maximum population of 90. If that third hut isn't built, that may be your problem.
i'm playing on my computer, but no more worries; i have three new babies on the way. =] hehehe. i think the recipe for the soup i used helped.
i used two of the purple flowers, and one of the orange. on other sites it says this soup will rejuvenate your villagers health, but perhaps it helps fertility also?
Ugh! Every time I start the game up, THE DAY AFTER I STARTED IT, algae is in the ocean. Next day my coconuts are gone and I don't have the tech points (yet) to buy level 2 engineering!! I'm a little upset! Someone help me!
About the food situation -
It's a tricky bit of strategy with the food at first. My best advice is to carefully manage your villagers so that you have as many as possible on the research table. Limit the new babies to only 2 or 3. Don't worry about any of the other puzzles until you get the food source secured. Food and shelter are the primary concerns when your tribe is first starting out, so keep that in mind when developing your strategy. If you have other specific problems, we have a nice walkthrough guide at the top of this page. And if that doesn't help, you can always ask more questions here in the comments.
Someone please help me, my village is running out of food, there is algae in the water, and no more coconuts. I want to know how to build a dam so i can get crops.
You need to have level 2 Engineering to build the dam. At that point, just drop a villager onto the right spot where the water is less (they will see a good spot for the dam. Then they'll start building.
okay so i keep seeing pictures of when the mosiac is finished people dancing on it???? how do u do this? i have complteted the game once. well all my people died after i got all the puzzles done. how do u make them dance!>?!?! or like yeah... lol please help if u know what the heck im talking about. thanks!
hey everyone. im new at this lol. but there is a pic of all of the people dancing on the moasic. how do i get that to happen?! ive tried to figure it out! ive completed the game once... then i accidentally pressed start ovr and well the rest is history. please help. thanks!
Mikaela and Ziggyluvr54 -
That is actually a "posed" shot. To accomplish it you need to pause the game, then select the people one at a time and drop them on the mosaic. They're not actually dancing, there's no way to make them do that.
thank you grinny p. that helped alot lol.
What I actually managed to do with the food situation is that I skipped the coconuts, got the dam first, and then kept having villagers to plant crops on the fields. That way, I could keep my food supply almost stable even after I fast-forwarded the time.
I noticed that if I kept planting crops on the field, the duration I needed to wait for the next batch of crops was significantly less than 120 minutes (at one point, I got it to 30 minutes). Is it just my game, or has anyone else tried that?
Chrissy- Crops always grow for the same amount of time. As soon as the crops appear, the timer starts over from that point... Not from when you finished harvesting.
Help i only have one lady left. She's 40 and wont bear a child! Her last one was at 37 and i got her to go indoors with three different guys but none of them worked. Does she get a baby right away after going indoors?
Yes, she will have the baby immediately after going indoors, if she was successful. You just have to keep trying, women in the game will have babies up until about age 50.
I have 16 villagers, 4 of them are nursing babies and no-one wants to get food or research!
What do i do now?
Also i forgot to mention at the moment i have over 5000 food so it's ok for now, but what happens when i run out? No-one wants to do any farming
I have played Virtual Villagers 1 & 3, and Virtual Families. I want to get Virtual Villagers 2, but I'm not sure whether to get it or not.. What does everyone else think?
After a few hours the women will drop the babies (how long depends on what speed you are playing at). Once the kids are 2 years old (2 hours in fast time, 4 hours in regular time) they will drop the kids and you can put them to work.
I may be the wrong person to ask because I love all of them, but yes, you should get VV2. :-) It's quite fun, and different enough from VV1 and VV3 to be worth the time.
I am so stuck. I have completed the first three puzzles and I have level two of science. I also have a master scientist and I need to make the cutting tool, but when I drag him to the rocks he does nothing! I know its to the left of the blue rose but I can't even see it. The walkthrough says that it should appear after I reach my 2nd level of science but nothing! Is anyone else having this problem?
Here is a screenshot of the cutting tools which may help you find them.
Cutting tools screenshot
I've completed all my puzzles and collections and everything. Now what happens> Nothing? I'm not getting to do anything different or buy anything but clothes? I hope there is more. I bought this on my iPhone and I luv it. I want to keep playing or at least another version. What do I do?
After you've solved all the puzzles and gotten all of the collections, that's pretty much it for this game. However, the developers have produced two more games since this one.
Virtual Villagers 3
Thank you. I only had one totem pole but now I have two. How many should I have? I have 40 villagers and three huts. Is that really it? Besides the other games?
You can have up to 50 totems and up to 90 villagers. Three sleeping huts is all you'll get. All the other buildings (clothing hut, hospital, etc.) are part of the puzzles, so you should already have them. Also, you can get an additional five villagers added to your maximum population for each collection that you complete.
How do I get a scarecrow the birds keep eating my crops and i have no other food sources someone please help me
For the scarecrow...Check puzzle 3 in the walk thorugh.
Hey I have a question! how do I get the coconuts?
Your villagers can harvest coconuts after you have level 2 farming. Just drop them on the trees and they will harvest.
Now that I have the hospital built...what is it for?
When people are sick they will wander down to the hospital to wait for a doctor to take care of them.
Everyone here is saying that women can not have babies after 50, but one of mine had a baby at 51 and another baby at 53, is this a glitch or does it depend on the health of the tribe?
Generally, women will not have babies over the age of 50, but there are rare exceptions. Your women just got very lucky.
thank you, grinnyp
and one more question, is it possible to have twins before buying level 2 & 3 of medicine? one of my villigers (who was a adept parent) got pregnant and i left the game for a few hours and when i came back i had 2 kids, same age and with the same two parents...is this possible?
Twins (and triplets) are possible at any time, as they are random events.
Thank you once again, grinnyp, I am glad that you were here to help me!
umm, someone mind telling me what does level three of Science tech do? or rather, does science do any good at all???
I'm having problem with the gong piece in the lake, after feeding my villagers with the 'stop breathing' stew, they just don't dive in to get the gong piece even if i drag them to the lake...
can somebody help me out? =(
i goy my oldest villager to 97 yeah this game roxk
i have level 2 in farming and enjeening but the rest is so expensive. is there a way to get alot of tech points faster then the basic?
The higher levels of science tech allow your researchers to gain tech points faster. This is helpful in the later stages when you need lots of tech points for the other upper levels.
After you feed them the stew, pick them up and drop them in the water right over the piece. They will climb out, go to the top of the cliff, and dive in and get the piece.
The usual way to gain tech points faster is to (1) have as many people as possible on the research table, and (2) having the higher levels of science. If your population is small and you need to gain tech points faster an easy way to do it is to grab all the collectibles you can find. Once a collectible goes into your collection, duplicates will bring in tech points: 100 for common items, 250 for uncommon items, and 1,500 for rare items. Constantly watch for collectibles and drop kids on them to pick them up immediately, it will help rack up the tech points faster.
i have bought level 2 in culture but i dont see any foundations. Can you tell me where its suppose to be?
I need to know how to build the scare crow because my people are hungry ...please anyone help... What do you need to build it?
Is there religion that you get? Just wondering because of the picture above. The game has gotten boring with everything built and all the tech and puzzles recieved.
how do you clone people???
Does anyone know how many villagers is the max you can have on the iPhone version?
How do you make your scientists improve?
You may clone people by chosing the second word on the majic mirror. The First mackes the mirror shatter.
40 is the max
you have to make the right choice on the mirror. The second one!
And the max is 40!
Does the game ever end? or is the only point of it to keep the villagers alive? is there a way to escape off the island and end the game?
I have an idea for a walkthrough.
If you pause the game in virtual villagers one and two, because you see a collectible or mushroom, you can drag some number of kids on it and they will all colect it. I tried it in virtual villagers three and it didn't work.
The mask in the game say's that if you keep a fire going then your scientist's learn faster.
I also have a question, where is the special algee eating fish, so that i can fish again?
They are in that deep pool underneath the waterfall where your villagers like to swim, do laundry, hang out, etc. Only a master farmer or master scientist can get them.
For some reason the past 2 weeks no one has aged and the girl I had carrying a baby is still carrying a baby...can someone please help?
well not to be rude but how do you make stew?
How do you open the crate near the ocean?
I've gotten Level Two Culture Tech, but no foundation has appeared. What's wrong?
get fish from the pond and take them to the ocean to solve the algae
I have no clue how to fish! I have tried everything! Please help! Bonbon
Where is the magic mirror? How do you find it?
How long does it take to master plants? I have been dragging one villager to the same plant repeatedly for the past couple days and she either shakes her head or studys it then wanders off to play in the pond or eat....
i have it on the ipod if that makes a difference :o
Try dragging the villager to each different plant. IF they dont master it the first time, Keep trying another one til they do..... or try a different villager. They seem to learn differently.
Also, make sure you have Healer checked for their skill set.
ohhai, i found a way to not die while waiting for your crops and coconuts to grow.
if you have almost no food or posibly none, set your setting to half speed, and skip time until stuff grows :) a few villagers may die of old age in the process, but after you get enough food, you can breeed and then you have many people. i tried this and in the end i only had one male and five females, and three of the five were menopausal lol, so i could only have two kids to a time.
just one question, vcan you get twins and tripplets in vv2? i got a set of twins in vv3 but i wasnt sure is it was possible.
i heard that in vv3 it was REALLY rare to get twins OOO:!
How do you irrigate land?
Yes, you can get twins and triplets in vv2. It's rare, but not unheard of.
You need to build a dam, see the walkthrough (puzzle 2) for more details.
Check your settings, you may be on pause. In that case, no time will pass.
To make a stew you need to have found the cooking pot, which is hidden in the wood pile where they get firewood and building supplies (lower left of the screen). To even see the cooking pot you need exploration level 2. Once you have that, the pot will become visible in the wood pile. Drop someone on the pot and they will bring it to the fire.
To make a stew: Once the pot is permanently at the fire drop a villager on it and they will move it into the flames. Drop a villager on it again and they will go to fill it with water. Once they've added water drop a villager on it again and they will add food. Now you need to drop villagers on three different medicinal flowers (see the stew recipes in the walkthrough) and viola, you will have a stew.
Are you at the very beginning of the game or is there algae in the ocean? To fish all you need to do is drop someone set to Farmer into the ocean, eventually they will fish. If there's algae, though, they won't fish until you solve the algae problem.
I think that's a random event.
Unless your villager is set to Healer they will ignore the magic plants, so make sure Healer is checked before you start dropping them on the flowers.
to get the dry grass you just have to drag some adult over just behinf the coconut trees in the little patch of grass near the edge and they will collect the grass for the fire
I have purchased Level 2 Culture Tech, but where is the foundation for the sewing hut? Is there anything else I also have to do? Please help me!
i have 2 master builders but i cant get them to open the crate. i put them both on it but it still says they cant do it alone but 2 of them are working on it... how do i make them work together?
You need 3 master builders to open the crate, not 2. Three working together can open it.
Ok, I've solved all the puzzles, bought everything you can buy, now what? There is a pic on this page of all the people on the ruins all dressed in white and the seem to be gathered aroung like they are watching or listening to a single villager. Is there something else I'm missing? Is this all there is other then banging the gong once a day? Should I start over because I've tech finished or will there be more surprises??? Thanks in advance for any feedback!
Can someone tell me how to irrigation plz thanx
how long does it take to build the dam?
so i have 11 villagers, no coconuts, 54 food left and my crops are going to take
What do I do? I really don't want to start over
yes there are people watering it.
Ok. So I just started the game and I am having the hardest time in the world! I have started this game seven times but I can never get past like two human days before all my villagers die. I cant win and I can't get my game to contune. HELP!
So what determines how long it takes for next crops to grow? Mine takes 30 minutes regardless of what I do, but I'm reading that some people take like an hour or two, so is it just random per game?
ok well i nearly killed all my tribe but theres two people left but there both female, do they have any chance of surviving and making a tribe?
Y'all should try this on the iPod touch, it's a lot better and there is no time limit. it takes way to long, I have algae and ony one thousand tech points.
And no, Keely you will have to start over lol I've done it multiple times:)
i'm almost completely finished with VV2 in terms of updates. Could you PLEASE tell me something about why the children were abandoned or is it something that we'll never know. And what happened to that guardian that the children say they remember being left with. I've completed all the puzzles, I promise. I just want to know!
The answer to your question lies within the vines.
I have uncovered the vines and I have read the markings. I know about them leaving and why I just want to know if we ever find out what really happens to all the adults. I mean, they are all dead, aren't they. I've gone through like 3 generations by now. I just want to know who it was that they were talking about on the writings.
I have gotten the crate busted open but none of the villagers (at least none that I have tried) can pick up the piece of the gong that is inside. What am I doing wrong?
Ok, first, I can't get enough Tech points, I need to make 2 people master builders in the next like half hour because I already have 1 which is going to die soon, I have not gotten the box open I have 2 gong pieces, I have puzzles 1-5, 9,12 and 2 gong pieces, I have Farming 2, engineering 2, Medicine 1, Science 2, Exploration 2, and Culture 2, What do I do next?
I'm still waiting on a little help trying to get the piece of gong picked up that was busted out of the crate. No matter who I pick to go over and pick it up the same thing happens. The villager bends over to pick it up. Down at the bottom it reads that the villager is picking up the piece of gong, but when the villager stands up you see the piece of gong for just a split second and then it's gone. The villager stands there for a moment. Down at the bottow the word "nothing" is there and then the villager goes on about their business with no piece of gong to be had. Any ideas on what I might be doing wrong?
OK, Never mind now, I dunno what was going on but I just tried again with a couple of the villagers and the same thing happened but then I went ahead and quit the game then brought it back up to play and when I checked back at the busted crate, lo and behold the piece of gong was laying there amongst the shattered pieces of wood from the crate. Before this all that showed was the busted crate with no sign of the piece of gong. At this time I got an esteemed elder and brought them over and he reached down and picked the gong piece up no problem and is now heading over (very slowly I might add) to where it will hang with the other two pieces.
That's all we learn about them, they left. What happened after that is a mystery.
How many villagers do you have? You can earn more tech points by putting more people on the science table, but if you don't have the population to do that, an easy way to earn extra tech points in the collectibles that the kids pick up. A common collectible can earn 100 tech points (after the first one goes into the collection), an uncommon one can earn 250 tech points, and a rare can earn 1,500 tech points. If you need your people elsewhere to get building experience and can't have them on the science table, go for the collectibles.