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

Jan 20, 2014 Full Version 32 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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Massagordo Jan 16 2015, 11:06am says:

Great mod. But I have a problem: when I launch the mod and i try a single-player game they give me this message: "You must insert the Age of Empires II:Conquerors Expansion CD to play a single-player game, and then restart", but my original game works perfectly, and I have installed the 1.0c patch, so I can't understand where the problem is. If someone can help me, I will be very grateful.

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Happertesch Jan 17 2015, 8:08am replied:

What version of the game did you have installed normally? There are some versions - including the Gold / Collector's Edition - that already have the 1.0c patch installed. If you then install the patch again, it will give you this problem. This can be fixed by reinstalling the game, not installing the patch, then installing Age of Chivalry. Hope this helps!

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Massagordo Jan 17 2015, 1:14pm replied:

I find out that this situation is caused by a problem on my PC. Thank you for your help!!

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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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Happertesch Jan 12 2015, 5:31am replied:

Unfortunately it's not possible to port this to HD, for reasons I'll explain below. On the plus side, it's still possible to get the original game quite cheaply in places like Amazon. Age of Chivalry includes the Userpatch, which makes the original game fully playable even on modern systems.

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 the upcoming patch it will also have more civs than the Forgotten expansion for HD, so porting it there won't be possible either. (HD is unfortunately far less mod friendly than the original, for example it doesn't let you use custom user interfaces and the Workshop system can't handle extensive file replacements like you'd get with a mod this size.)

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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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