Below are insights and discussions about specific game plots/areas/situations that you may find helpful in understanding the game and overcoming certain obstacles, beyond the basics that are shown in the tutorial screens in the game itself (HELP button in the main menu). It can however increase your understanding to an extent that you need to increase the difficulty to keep it from getting too easy for you.
There are also SPOILER pages listed below, use them only if you are frustratingly stuck and don’t have a way to engage with other players about it (the more enjoyable way to get a problem solved).
MONSTER LIST (without detail, just to allow you to check which ones you have not met, and get one of the various species defeat count achievements.)
Here are some common areas in the game that came up in discussions with fans, as to how to succeed or what they mean:
Each spoiler page below covers one common topic and gives you more and more hints as you scroll down. I would encourage you to read it incrementally and see if you can solve it after reading one incremental piece at a time. It makes it more rewarding if you solve it that way. If you reach frustration levels, read the next and so on. There are also many players willing to help on the main (open) and the dedicated (closed) facebook pages if you want to get specific questions answered.