Rise of Nations: Rise of Legends is a real-time strategy game for the PC made by Big Huge Games, and published by Microsoft. It is the spiritual successor to the popular game, Rise of Nations released in May 2003. However, rather than being a historical game, it is based in a fantasy world, where technology and magic coexist.

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Some fans of Rise of Legends have set up a voting page to get Microsoft to develop an Extended Edition of the game on Steam - you can sign up, vote and comment here.

Currently Skybox Labs have the development rights for Rise of Nations but it is unknown if Skybox or another dev team has or can acquire the dev rights to Rise of Legends on Steam.

A player-made User Patch for ROL is also in progress here, anyone who is interested can join the project.

Rise of Legends - User Patch Project

Rise of Legends - User Patch Project

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A community player made patch for the game that fixes bugs, adds new and missing features, etc

Rise of Legends now open for modding!

Rise of Legends now open for modding!

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A BIG file import/edit/export program has been created and ROL can now be modded more than was ever previously possible!

Rise of Legends game rights were sold!

Rise of Legends game rights were sold!

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The rights for Rise of Legends were sold in an auction in December 2013. There is a possibility of a re-release of the game.

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Game features of the game Rise of Legends, as written at the official webpage.

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Rise of Legends - All Modding Guides & Tools Pack

Rise of Legends - All Modding Guides & Tools Pack

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This file contains as many modding, scenario and map guides, tutorials, documentations, guides, tools, info lists, etc as could be collected for modding...

Motter's New Nations Mod - fixed maps and tutorial

Motter's New Nations Mod - fixed maps and tutorial

Rise of Legends - Motter's New Nations Mod Full Version 1 comment

This download contains the 5 fixed maps with new nations and a screenshot tutorial for adding new nations to a map.

Rise of Legends - Motter's New Nations Mod

Rise of Legends - Motter's New Nations Mod

Rise of Legends - Motter's New Nations Mod Full Version 10 comments

Mod that adds 4 full new nations as well as 10 sub nations.

ROL - Motter's Campaign Heroes In Skirmish Mod

ROL - Motter's Campaign Heroes In Skirmish Mod

Motter's Campaign Heroes In Skirmish Mod Full Version 3 comments

Mod that makes all Conquer the World (CTW) campaign heroes and units available for regular single and multiplayer Skirmish maps.

Rise of Legends - Motter's Expansion

Rise of Legends - Motter's Expansion

Rise of Legends - Motter's Expansion Full Version 1 comment

A completely overhauled version of Rise of Legends with new units, techs, spells, and buildings primarily for the single player Campaign mode.

Rise of Legends - Usa Patches

Rise of Legends - Usa Patches

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This download contains the patches needed for the 2006 Usa CD version of Rise of Legends

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Fry_Kickstart
Fry_Kickstart

Sorry 4 posting here. But i have no idea where i can find help.
I have a strange bug in the game. I play the campaign and get no army or research points from my cities. And i have no idea why.
YES i play with the latest patch. And YES i have build the buildings 2 get this points.

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alincarpetman
alincarpetman

You can post tech support questions and solutions here Rol.heavengames.com

Motter writes: "Game Bug Fixes: Cuotl and Alin campaigns will now award you your Research and Military points." for his Motter's Expansion mod available here Moddb.com
It's possible this may be fixed by installing his mod, or reinstalling your game

What this game needs is some fan programmers to go through and fix the bugs, make some patches for missing features and generally polish it up so it works better Moddb.com

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alincarpetman
alincarpetman

Rise of Legends is now more moddable, read here Moddb.com

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Black-Order1998
Black-Order1998

Youtu.be rise of nations modding poplimit

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Tallestdavid
Tallestdavid

I want rise of nations 2 :c

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Antigonius
Antigonius

I want rise of legends 2!

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JuleRose
JuleRose

This should get remastered like Age of Empires 2, Age of Mythology, and Rise of Nations! :D

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Devilloc
Devilloc

Yeah, this game really is an underapreciated gem... An HD edition like AoE2 or AoM would be amazing.

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alincarpetman
alincarpetman

You can email your support and feedback to Skybox who re-released those Extended Editions here: Skyboxlabs.com

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hammer326
hammer326

Whoever uploaded the patches to this game's profile....Thank you dearly.

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One of awsome rts and singleplayer is just cool and with tactics.

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