MiddleEarthProject is a full conversion Tolkien mod for Crusader Kings 2 which will feature bookmarks throughout the Third Age. This mod is being developed independently from any other LotR or Middle Earth mods out there. The map will cover the main areas of Middle Earth, known in the books and films.

So, Middle-Earth is waiting for you! Will you play as the descendant of one of the noble families of Rohan or Gondor?
Will you try to reforge the ancient kingdoms of Elves in Eriador? Or will you try to destroy all the Free Peoples, and claim Middle Earth for Morgoth?
This mod will give you a unique strategy experience of the Third Age in Middle-Earth. From Forodwaith to Bellakar, from Lindon to Rhûn, lead your dynasty and survive the Dark Times. Become one of the most important Lords of the Age!


INSTALLATION GUIDE
1/ Download the mod, and open the .rar file with Winrar or any similar software.
2/ If you've got a former version of the mod, remove it entirely.
2/ Extract MEP 0.1.5b in your "Documents/Paradox Interactive/Crusader Kings 2/mod" directory (NOT directly in the game folder)
3/ Launch the Game, and enjoy!

IMPORTANT ! The current release is a BETA version, with bugs, and obviously not complete !



Middle Earth Project 0.1.5b Full


Middle Earth Project - Bug Reports


Middle Earth Project - Bug Reports


Middle Earth Project - Official Thread - Paradox Forum


Middle Earth Project - Credits



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Want to Help?
If you are an experienced event scripter who would like to help out with this ambitious project, contact ReditRigmored or Lonhaldar here on the forums

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7 comments by ReditRigmore on Dec 4th, 2014

The Middle Earth Project 0.4.1b Release
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This is a full release of the Middle Earth Project mod for Crusader Kings II. This update is compatible with version 2.2.1 of Crusader Kings II. Please delete any old installations of the mod and replace it with the 0.4.1b full version. Make sure you install in My Documents/Paradox Interactive/Crusader Kings II/mod to work properly. For detailed instructions check the included readme.This is a beta and there will be bugs. Nothing is set in stone and we will appreciate any input that you think might improve the mod.


Installation Instructions
  1. Delete any old versions of the mod and it's cache from "Documents/Paradox Interactive/Crusaders Kings II/mod/MiddleEarthProject Beta" and "Documents/Paradox Interactive/Crusaders Kings II/MiddleEarthProject"
  2. Download the mod, and open the .rar file with Winrar or any similar software.
  3. Extract all the files in the archive directly to your "Documents/Paradox Interactive/Crusader Kings 2/mod" directory.
  4. Launch the game, select the mod and enjoy!

New Features
  • Give and recieve gifts as a Hobbit to make friends and gain popularity.
  • Reunite the Seven Kingdoms as a Dwarf Lord and become the High King Under All the Mountains.
  • Regain your true strength when you recover the Ring as Sauron.
  • Use the Index to learn extra information about gameplay and features.
  • Elven children now reach adulthood between the ages of 50 and 100, new special flavour for their upbringing and tutorship.
  • New Buildings System: each race now has their own unique buildings, thanks to the work of Athoen.
  • Northern Middle-Earth will now feel the effects of winter and snow.
  • Lorien now truly has a golden wood.
  • Racial descriptions including detailed info on bonuses and maluses.
  • And more...

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If you would like to help with the development of this mod please inbox me or Lonhaldor here on the Paradox Interactive forums.

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Middle Earth Project 0.4.1b Full

Middle Earth Project 0.4.1b Full

Dec 4, 2014 Full Version 48 comments

This is a full release of the Middle Earth Project mod for Crusader Kings II. This update is compatible with version 2.2.1 of Crusader Kings II. NOT COMPATIBLE...

Middle-Earth Project 0.3.1b FULL (outdated)

Middle-Earth Project 0.3.1b FULL (outdated)

Jul 26, 2014 Full Version 38 comments

OUTDATED - LATEST VERSION 0.4b This is a full update of the Middle Earth Project mod for Crusader Kings II. This update is compatible with version 2.1.6...

Middle-Earth Project 0.2.2.1b Fix Patch (outdated)

Middle-Earth Project 0.2.2.1b Fix Patch (outdated)

Jun 19, 2014 Patch 15 comments

OUTDATED - LATEST VERSION 0.4b This patch solves some bugs, mostly with colonisation/purge events. It needs the 0.2.2b Full release installed, and works...

CK2: Middle Earth Project 0.2.2b Full (outdated)

CK2: Middle Earth Project 0.2.2b Full (outdated)

Jun 4, 2014 Full Version 11 comments

OUTDATED - LATEST VERSION 0.4b Latest patch for CK2 Middle Earth Project released, featuring new event chains based around dragons and the Balrog, map...

Middle-Earth Project 0.2.1b  Full (outdated)

Middle-Earth Project 0.2.1b Full (outdated)

Apr 27, 2014 Full Version 5 comments

OUTDATED - LATEST VERSION 0.4b This is the latest version of the Middle-Earth Project mod for Crusader Kings II. This Version is compatible with CKII...

Compatibility Patch for MEP 0.1.5b (outdated)

Compatibility Patch for MEP 0.1.5b (outdated)

Apr 3, 2014 Patch 23 comments

OUTDATED - LATEST VERSION 0.4b This patch will allow you to play the mod with the 2.1.1 version of Crusader Kings II. This patch won't work with the 2.0...

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veryuninspiredname
veryuninspiredname Mar 1 2015, 9:19am says:

I'm new to PC modding so I've likely done something wrong, but I downloaded, extracted and installed as directed, clicked on the mod in the list and got the "Crusader Kings 2 has stopped working" message before it had finished loading. Read somewhere on here that I had to revert to a 2.2 version, which I did, but the same thing happened. I don't have any of the DLC for the game.

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GalacticDust
GalacticDust Feb 25 2015, 10:47am says:

When will be released the new version? (For 2.3.2 patch)

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peazor
peazor Feb 25 2015, 9:44am says:

Hello need a little help, just downloaded 4.1 version, it works fine shows all the characters etc but when I choose a character and click play it crashes once its finished loading and says Ck2 has stopped working, any ideas how to fix this? been wanting to play this mod for a while now, thanks

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D3ver
D3ver Feb 26 2015, 5:27pm replied:

You can't play it with the latest version of CK2 [Way of Life],and that might be the problem ;)

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Nocan
Nocan Feb 23 2015, 3:16pm says:

I've installed the mod like it said in the instructions, but when I tried to launch at first it went through the loading screens then closed. I reverted to 2.2.1 and turned off all other mods and all the DLCs and now it goes black then doesn't do anything after the mod/DLC choosing screen.
Please help!

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Nocan
Nocan Feb 23 2015, 3:28pm replied:

*EDIT*
Just realised I had downloaded an older version of the mod. Silly me!
Downloaded the newest and it works now :)

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Dark1Isaac
Dark1Isaac Feb 6 2015, 8:42am says:

after watching the movie, the hobbit i want so bad to play this mod on 2.3.2 as dwarf and defend myself from mordor

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Whooply
Whooply Feb 4 2015, 12:28am says:

Okay the game had been working very well, no crashes, no bugs that iv'e noticed. However recently my game has random crashes with no explanation. Would be nice to know why this is happening.

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Lonhaldar Creator
Lonhaldar Feb 1 2015, 2:05pm replied:

The mod is compatible with 2.2.x version of Ck2, not with 2.3.x ones. If you want to play it, just revert your game in his 2.2.x version, and it'll works. No DLC are required to play it!

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ReditRigmore Creator
ReditRigmore Feb 3 2015, 5:10pm replied:

Go to your game library, right click on CK2 and go to Properties, then the Beta tab, then choose a 2.2.x version, it will then revert your game, may take a few minutes. Make sure you also disable WoL + CM if it still doesn't work

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This mod is a work-in-progress. All the same, it is very good. Being able to role-play with characters from the Tolkien Legendarium at the same time as I engage in grand strategy is great. Being able to add one's own flavour to Middle Earth's history is something I think is truly rewarding. The modder has gone into a lot of detail to make the base game fit the specifications of Arda and its history what with all the intricate family trees that are unnecessary but oh so lovely. There is room for…

Dec 4 2014, 9:47am by FurstvonGrendelberg

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