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Install as follows: First delete other mods from the ETW data folder which is C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\SteamApps\common\Empire Total War\data.. Then download here. Also download this crashfix here. NB in instructions below, "yourusername" means whatever your PCs username is.

1.Place user.empire_script in C:\Users\yourusername\AppData\Roaming\The Creative Assembly\Empire\scripts. Delete the previous scripts already located there first.

2. From the first download, Place 1600_naval_007.pack, Col_loc_en.pack, Col_music, Col_scripts, Col_models.pack, Col_ui.pack, colmod.pack, Colo_events.pack, Pikeman_animation_MOD.pack, and patch_general_andy's_musket_sounds.pack in C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\SteamApps\common\Empire Total War\data.

3. From the patch.rar file, extract Colmod.pack over the original, in the Data folder. When asked do you want to replace the original of the same name, click Yes.

4.. Next place startpos.esf in C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\SteamApps\common\Empire Total War\data\campaigns\main. Start ETW as normal.

The new startpos starts in 1607. I thought that was appropriate because that is when the first permanent English colonies were founded in the continental Americas.

If you have problems with the startpos you can default to the CA one by selecting "Verify Integrity of Game Cache" in Steam, but then the game will start in 1700 instead.

Changes:
Additional French officer models and battle flags (based on Thirty Years War French flags). New units including Gardes Francaises Pikemen, early flintlock musketeers, French drummer model.

New Irish units including: Kern, Gallowglasses, O'More Pikemen, Light Pikemen. New Irish officer model. NB Ireland remains an emegent faction.

New Brandenburg-Prussian grenadier models. German factions have a new German swordsman unit.

New Maltese pikemen and drummer/officer,

New battle flags for England and France. New naval flag for Portugal.

Historical religion for Wurtemmberg and Saxony (Protestant). Saxony no longer Protectorate of Poland.

New ship models/textures courtesy of Bethencourt (forum member at twcenter.net)
Also there is a script which makes certain early units unavailable later in the period, and certain late units unavailable early in the period. Credits to terryman from twcenter.net/forums for that.

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Colonialism 1600 3.0 patch

Colonialism 1600 3.0 patch

Patch 2 comments

This patch fixes the missing artillery bug in Colonialism 1600AD 3.0. First install Colonialism 1600AD 3.0 at the main download link as described. Then...

Colonialism 1600AD 3 (updated 22/10/2016)

Colonialism 1600AD 3 (updated 22/10/2016)

Full Version 6 comments

Latest version of the 17th century mod for Empire Total War. Replaces models with 17th century equivalents where applicable. Includes custom music for...

Colonialism 1600AD crashfix

Colonialism 1600AD crashfix

Models Pack

This file is obsolete and no longer necessary as Colonialism 1600AD has been updated.

Colonialism 1600 Music Pack

Colonialism 1600 Music Pack

Music 1 comment

This file is obsolete and no longer necessary as Colonialism 1600AD has been updated.

Colonialism 1600AD 2.0 (21/10/2016)

Colonialism 1600AD 2.0 (21/10/2016)

Full Version 67 comments

Update 20/10/2016: 17th century conversion of Empire Total War. To install : 1. Remove other mods from your Data folder to avoid conflicts before installation...

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Guest
Guest

is this ever gonna be updated cause i have been waiting for half a year right now and everytime someone says is gonna be updated shortly but that never happens

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thebearessentials
thebearessentials

Much like Imperial Splendour

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Golfthai
Golfthai

It time for comment what you must fix/change
-General
-The Start date in the grand campaign is 1607 but when you click play it's 1609.
-Add a Historical portrait far Major and Minor Nations.
Russia
-Change the Russian Tsar from Boris Godunov to Vasili IV a last Rurik dynasty tsar as Boris die in 1605 and Vasili IV Reign from 1606 to 1610.

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Golfthai
Golfthai

Brunswick-Lüneburg
-Change a Duke from Luise Ulrike to Ernest II
-Emm This is my purpose could you creat a flag that base of this coat of arms En.wikipedia.orgüneburg#/media/File:Coat_of_Arms_of_Brunswick-Lüneburg.svg

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Golfthai
Golfthai

Bavaria
-change a flag to this En.wikipedia.orgünchen.svg
-Change a Duke from Maria Anna to Maximilian I

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Golfthai
Golfthai

France
-Change the flag of France to Blue Capetian flag Commons.wikimedia.org
-change the Naval Ensign to this Commons.wikimedia.org(Civil_Ensign).svg

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Golfthai
Golfthai

Austira
-change the Flag regiment flag and Navy to this Commons.wikimedia.org

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Golfthai
Golfthai

poland
-I found the list of flag of 17th century polish and courland flags take a look
Loeser.us

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oodaa
oodaa

Dude I'm pretty sure there isn't much developement being done on this mod.

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Schwambach16
Schwambach16

Also, I think that armoured cavalry such as early couirassiers were severelly underrated in the game... Yes, they should be expensive, slow to recruit, somewhat clumsy to manuever, relatively slow-moving... But CERTAINLY not weak in a meele. I'm having trouble routing even musketeers and arcabuziers with those couirassiers by mid-game.

And shouldn't the HRE factions have some troops with flamberger swords? I migth be wrong, but I think that doppelsoldners historically used them within pike companies, to break up enemy formations...

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Blasting fun, a very good mod, with the effort put into it clearly showing!

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