Concentrating on the late medieval period, Age of Chivalry: Hegemony replaces or significantly alters each of the civilizations in the original game, while also adding a number of new ones, allowing the player to control Central and Western European states. Many new units and technologies have been added and gameplay dynamics have been changed considerably in this complete overhaul of Age of Empires II.

Play as Austria, Bavaria, Bohemia, Brandenburg, Brittany, Burgundy, Denmark, England, Flanders, Florence, France, Friesland, Genoa, Guelders, Helvetia, Liège, Milan, Poland, Savoy, Saxony, Scotland, Venice, or Wales. Fight against your friends or the AI through random maps or on newly crafted real world maps of Central Europe, Western Europe, Northern Italy or the Low Countries, or play through the unique historical eight-scenario campaign. Explore a whole new medieval period in Age of Chivalry: Hegemony!

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28 comments by Happertesch on Jan 20th, 2014

After a considerable time in production, the long ago promised new version of Age of Chivalry: Hegemony has finally arrived! It adds five new countries - Florence, Milan, Venice, Liège, and Brandenburg - each with unique features and distinctive character.

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Command Italian Condottieri and Liègeois Haidroits, Brandenburger Junkers or Venetian Stradiots. Construct magnificent monuments, such as the church of St Mark of Venice, the Duomo of Florence or the St Lambert cathedral of Liège.

Florentine Guild Hall

Take a stand when advancing your country through the centuries: as Milan, will you favour the Lombard League or the rise of the Visconti Signoria? As Venice, will you look to the sea or the land? As Liège, will you side with the rebellious citizenry or the ruling bishops? Or read about each country in the history section.


The eighteen original countries have not been neglected, either. Many units have new graphics and many more building graphics have been added while some old graphics have been improved. Some countries have been rebalanced after much testing and a new AI is now included which poses much more of a challenge than the old AI ever did. Furthermore, many new objects have been included for scenario designers to use.

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You can download the new version HERE!
This is a beta version. All suggestions are welcome to further improve Age of Chivalry!

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Age of Chivalry: Hegemony v1.97 beta

Age of Chivalry: Hegemony v1.97 beta

Jan 20, 2014 Full Version 20 comments

This release adds five brand new countries to Age of Chivalry: Hegemony. Florence, Milan, Venice, Liège and Brandenburg are each unique new additions...

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Dethorath Dec 2 2014, 4:49pm says:

So i guess we're never going to see this on HD then. Great.

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ldvarga Nov 25 2014, 11:53pm says:

My game starts in a window at launch, it doesn't do this without the mod is there a way to change this? Thanks. Awesome mod by the way.

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ldvarga Nov 26 2014, 1:39am replied:

dont worry found it.

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granitemtn03 Oct 6 2014, 4:57pm says:

great mod for pvp ai seeme a bit op

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Guest Oct 3 2014, 2:47pm says:

how about adding the Byzantines?their empire fell in the 15th century so it wont be historically inaccurate.

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InsurgentCeLL Oct 5 2014, 8:35pm replied:

Yes, but the Byzantines did not engage themselves in so many European conflicts like France or England. It's not really a question of historical accuracy but relevancy.

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Guest Sep 16 2014, 1:45pm says:

Hey Kor!
I recently had a look at the new Hungary and Naples civs and came up with some questions:

1)Will Szekely Auxiliaries be upgradeable (maybe to Huszars)?

2)What architectural style will you use for Hungary?

3)Is there a chance to add new mercenaries? Personal suggestions: 1.Irish Gallowglass (for Wales and Scotland) 2.Hospitaller Knights (For Papal States, Naples and Genoa) 3. Samogitian Axeman for Poland(by Union of Krewo) 4.Swabian Knight(for Bavaria)

I apologise for this long post but I really like your mod and the work you put for it! :)

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Happertesch Sep 21 2014, 3:28pm replied:

1. They won't have an 'elite' upgrade, but they will have technologies boosting their stats. For Hungary, for example, they will be affected by both a UT and a Policy Decision.

2. The same one I used for Poland in the last patch, as seen here:

3. Not planning on adding any further mercenaries per se, but some old civs will receive some changes.

Thanks for your questions! Glad to hear you like the mod thus far, I hope the coming update will only improve your appreciation. :)

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wololomanrealsteam Aug 27 2014, 12:11am says:

Dear AOC:H team: Please make this compatible with the HD edition

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InsurgentCeLL Oct 5 2014, 8:36pm replied:

Allow me to quote Happertesch: "Age of Chivalry already has more civs than AoE2HD, which means it can't be ported there (as unlike the original game, HD doesn't support adding new civs) and with this patch it will also have more civs than the Forgotten expansion for HD, so porting it there won't be possible either (HD is less mod friendly than the original, for example it doesn't let you use custom user interfaces)."

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