Crusader Kings II Summary

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Crusader Kings II Review

In Crusader Kings II you must forge a dynasty and lead it to glory. How far will you get?

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Horse Lords ride out July 14th for Crusader Kings II

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Paradox Interactive has just marked July 14th in our calendars for the arrival of Crusader Kings II add-on Horse Lords. It's the latest expansion to the grand strategy / medieval RPG and features an expanded map for nomadic tribes.

The very way these Mongol and Turkic invaders rule is changing too as more of their culture becomes unique to them. The Silk Road 'trade highway' is also added, and temporary forts help to hold territory.

Crusader Kings II: Horse Lords announced, expands Central Asian plains

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Paradox Interactive announce the next expansion to Crusader Kings II as Horse Lords, which looks to the nomadic rule of Mongol and Turkic steppe tribes, and how they impacted European history.

A new nomadic rule government is added, along with clan politics, and the option to Muster Hordes to raise a vast army. There's a Silk Road to exploit for trade, and the map expands in the Central Asian plains.

Paradox talk "other efforts" in new Crusader King II dev diary, "can't reveal anything" about expansion

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There's more medieval soap opera to come with Crusader Kings II as Paradox Development Studio has just posted a fresh developer diary. They can't talk about the new expansion but they spotlight some "other efforts" underway.

New expansions bring "free improvements and fixes" and that's what they reveal a little of. One change is government type will no longer be tied to your type of Capital Holding, as it's now "something more persistent".

Humble Paradox Bundle with over $200 "worth of awesome stuff"

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Paradox Interactive and Humble Bundle have proposed a royal marriage and accepted an alliance as they bring us the Humble Paradox Bundle with over $200 in gaming goodness.

War of the Roses, Magicka, Knights of Pen and Paper, Victoria II and more are just a few dollars away in this 'pay what you want' charity drive. Over $5.14 gets you Hearts of Iron III, Crusader Kings II and Impire.

Paradox announce the "universally celebrated" Chirpy from Cities: Skylines coming to Europa Universalis and Hearts of Iron

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In an obvious move to pander to the popular crowd, Paradox Development Studios will be adopting the Chirpy bird from Colossal Order's Cities: Skylines.

Chirpy will bring us round the clock chirps from medieval and war-time Europe, condensing critical information that could sway whole civilisations in 140 characters or less. #lifesaver

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