Conquer, rule and manipulate the Roman Empire with the ultimate goal of being declared as the "Imperator" of Rome. Set in a time when the mighty Roman Empire emerged to conquer the known world against powerful enemies, when gladiators fought to a bloody death in the Coliseum; when Spartacus defied the might of the empire; when Hannibal led his invincible army and his war elephants across the Alps to strike fear into the very heart of Rome itself; and when Julius Caesar finally smashed the Barbarian Gauls. This was a time of brutal confrontation between civilisation and barbarism, and of civil war as the ancient world's only superpower turned on itself.

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About Silmarillion: Total War with 9 comments by echuu on Jul 8th, 2014

Hello folks!

We are approaching the mid-July, and I can tell you that the progress has been good. We have recently finished the Folk of Bór, Folk of Ulfang, House of Haleth, House of Bëor (just a few details to rework) and Milner is currently finishing the House of Hador as I write these lines.

Most of these factions have not been previewed yet, but you find a picture of the Folk of Bór here:

Folk of Bór:

Folk of Bór

And another of the Folk of Marach, a branch of the House of Hador, men who stayed in Middle-earth while most of their people went into Beleriand and became the House of Hador. They are the ancestors of the Rohirrim. It's one of the many many regional units that will be in the final version.

Folk of Marach:

Folk of Marach

Here is too the King Naugladur of the Dwarves of Nogrod:

King Naugladur:

King Naugladur of Nogrod (2)

The next update will be the second part of the Kingdom of Doriath's preview, including pictures of Dior Eluchíl, Celeborn and other characters and units.

Next of the development:

When the House of Hador will be finished, we will work at 100% on the campaign, or maybe rework somehow the Dwarven factions, while Algaman will continue the work on Angband and Orcish factions. Then all factions will be finished.

I can't tell you many things about the campaign, just know that it will include great details about the lore (geography, history of the provinces, climats, peoples who live in specific regions, etc).

The gameplay will be quite unique and different from many other mods. For example, every region will have 1 capital city, 1 or 2 forts/fortresses and a few minor towns. Obviously, the real amount will depend on the population of the regions and will be as much lore accurate as possible.

We will add settlements/regions attested by the lore, and invent new ones when needed using Tolkien's languages and topographic names.

Graphic Addon:

We are also planning to create some kind of Graphic Enhancement addon, which will be available as a option for people with recent PCs. You can see one of the first tries on the picture of King Naugladur above. If you people can provide us any advices or tips about such Graphic addon (ENB series, Sweetfx, Postfx, new shaders) that could work with an engine such old as Rome: Total War, PLEASE, send me a PM. Any help is always welcome!

Stay tuned for next updates, and spread the word!

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blue_hoplite85
blue_hoplite85 Jun 12 2008, 5:00pm says:

the guys who made Persian Invasion (gd job)
even though it has no campaign it has great factions and units
u guys should really try to make a campaign then it would be the best mod out

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alessandro_salazar
alessandro_salazar Aug 7 2007, 8:06am says:

I think RTW comes pre-patched to 1.5, But where did find 1.2 patch

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temptation075
temptation075 Feb 11 2009, 4:15am replied:

can ask u
how to play the rise of persia?
i finsh download it but something missing or somethibg

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coolyboy77
coolyboy77 Jul 16 2007, 8:42am says:

i've got a problem.
i installed rome total war (not gold edition!!!)
but when i want to patch it to 1.2 it says that it's already patched.
and thats impossible because i just a few minits ago installed it.

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Yeomanmeister
Yeomanmeister Nov 16 2007, 6:05pm replied:

ive had a similar problem before, im guessing its to do with the fact that when you uninstall the game it leaves keys in the registry containing version information. 2 ways of solving: 1: uninstall and go thru the rego and delete anything rtw related then reinstall or 2: the easier and safer way, find a already extracted version of the file. just googlize it.

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Death1942
Death1942 Jul 6 2007, 7:12pm says:

i wish someone would make a mod to allow people to name their armies. makes my life a whole lot easier :P

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jan765
jan765 Apr 21 2007, 11:48pm says:

mod= modification. As in when some other people modify (edit) the game.. helo??

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Blakmaqic
Blakmaqic Apr 3 2007, 2:35pm says:

what does mod stand for

+1 vote     reply to comment
mixalis79
mixalis79 Dec 27 2006, 4:15pm says:

i agree 100% with spongebod. It really is the BEST pc game ever. Michales from santorini greece

+1 vote     reply to comment
PeppermintWardrobe
PeppermintWardrobe Oct 1 2006, 6:40pm says:

very addictive turn based game...one of the best ive played.

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The game that made the TW saga a classic. For someone that played a lot Shogun TW like me, playing RTW for the first time was absolutely stunning. The vanilla game is superbly done. The battles, the strategy map, visual & sound effects, physics.... you name it. What made this game even greater were it's excellent mods. It's greatest flaw, however, was shared by it's successor, M2TW and it's expansion Kingdoms: The lack of naval battles on the battlemap. Which came only when Empires TW came out…

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