The Middle Ages is a Dark Era of political intrigues and bloody wars, when generals and kings fought their wars for fame, lands, wealth and power. Strategy game named Crusader Kings II is the sequel to the first episode released in 2004. Since those times a lot has changed, and with the second title the series stays complex, yet even more accessible than ever amonst all of the geopolitical projects developed by Paradox Interactive. More features of this game were unveiled in our detailed Preview or in this our extensive Review.
In this game you will encounter many interesting additions like the structural changes of levels inside a province, new flanking management inside an army, the Imperial titles and much more. You can begin you play being a Count, and then employ all the available means to increase the influence of your dynasty. You might choose to be a vassal of another Liege or conquer your enemies claiming their lands and titles. The sequel is packed up with construction options, technology research, agents management, religious affairs and the chance to lead military campaigns staying true to the historical setting. Building a prosperous kingdom is a hard work, but here you will be in control of everything to achieve your desired results.
If you can’t wait to play this newest game published by Paradox Interactive, then here is a Contest for you. We are giving away 10 Steam Keys for the Retail version of Crusader Kings II kindly provided to us by Paradox Interactive, which has been successfully bringing great strategy titles to the market for years. It is quite easy to take a part in our Contest entitled «Crusader Kings II», and there are only a few more steps left till you can grab your chance for the prize.
We have got some feedback from people participating in our previous King Arthur II Contest, and made some changes to our Rules to accomodate the most of your interests. Since the game is very complex itself requiring you to think a lot to defeat your foes, we decided not to hold any Quizzes, while running a Giveaway instead being more open and social to everyone willing to try their chances and win the prize.
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It was very easy to Enter the contest: basically, you needed to Follow Us on Twitter or Like Us on Facebook, then Tweet or Post about the Giveaway providing us with your Contact Information. As you could notice in The Winners list, people from the U.S. were the most active participants this time. They have taken half of the available keys to their country.
The Crusader Kings II contest has finished. Thank you for your contribution! All The Winners were notified by E-mail about redeeming their prizes. You can try out your Luck in other still opened Contests like the Enchanted Realm (Android) or King Arthur II (PC) ones. Certainly, we will also hold more international contests for you, where you will be able to win new video games, so stay tuned!
Crusader Kings II
Crusader Kings II:
The sequel to the Crusader Kings (2004) historical Strategy game. Europe is in turmoil once again. The lands are fragmented into petty fiefs, the emperor struggles with the Pope, and the Holy Father declares that all those who go to liberate the Holy Land will be freed of their sins. Now is the time for greatness. Increase your lands and fill your coffers, appoint vassals, battle traitors, introduce laws while interacting with hundreds of nobles, and create the most powerful dynasty of medieval Europe.
A beleaguered king will always have friends to support him in Crusader Kings II. Though beware, as your rule and realm may find trouble when a loyal vassal becomes a bitter rival. Stand ready, increase your prestige, and listen to the world whisper your name in awe. The game explores one of the defining periods in world history in an experience crafted by the masters of Grand Strategy. Medieval Europe is brought to life in the epic title with notable strategic and tactical depth.
Key Game Features:
- Struggle with the Pope for control of the Bishops;
- Expand your feudal domain at the expense of your rivals;
- Start a game in 1066 and forge 400 years of European history;
- Relive the Middle Ages with up to 32 other players in a competitive multiplayer mode;
- Unravel the plots of your courtiers and vassals, each armed with their unique agendas in Crusader Kings II;
- Re-enact the Crusades, defend against the Mongol onslaught, and form feudal nation-states;
- Gather Prestige for every successive character you play, furthering the glory of your dynasty;
- Take on the role of a Christian noble in Crusader Kings II and carry them through the ages from Count to Emperor via the line of succession.