Paradox has announced a new update for War of the Roses called the Guns of Burgundy which adds a completely new weapon type: handgonnes, the first portable firearm introduced in warfare. They come in four types. The DLC also comes with a new map, Ravenspurn, and new armor pieces.
Also included in the DLC is a new user interface which adds a new popup system to alert players of in-game events and news.
War of the Roses was released on the 2nd October 2012 and earned an 8.0/10 score in Strategy Informer's .