What is this mod about?

“A Game of Thrones” (AGOT) is a full-conversion mod for Paradox Interactive’s Crusder Kings II (CK2). Set in the world of George R. R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire (ASoIaF) fantasy saga where lords great and small vie for control over the lands of Ice and Fire, from Westeros and the Seven Kingdoms in the west, to Qarth in the east. The mod takes its name from the first book in the series, as well as the “game” of plots and politics the ambitious and hopeful are said to be playing in their struggles for supremacy. Currently players are able to choose to play from any start date in the 300 years from before the Aegon's Conquest to the beginning of the fourth book (A Feast for Crows).

What makes this mod different from Crusader Kings II?

Besides the obvious, which is a new interactive rendition of the fictional low-fantasy medieval setting of ASoIaF, you’ll notice a host of changes that build off the framework of the original (vanilla) CK2 game. In CK2, players battle against other rulers for control of various independent realms and kingdoms. In AGOT, while the potential exists for the realm to fragment into multiple kingdoms, in practice it very rarely happens. Players instead fight to control just one throne – the Iron Throne, forged by Aegon I Targaryen “the Conqueror” almost three centuries prior to the events of this saga. Additionally, events from CK2 have been adapted to fit within the lore and flavour of A Song of Ice and Fire. Some notable new features to mention; A new dueling engine so that lords may fight each other in personal combat on (or off) the battlefield; An all-new method for personal interaction between characters; Pets that (sometimes greatly) aid characters in battle; And a host of less significant (but no less important) features that together help create a solid and serious effort at bringing Westeros to life for gamers. The mod also utilizes features from various other mods, listed in detail in the credits section.

While CK2 and AGOT contain Role-Playing (RP) elements, this mod is not a full narrative recreation of the books. Just like CK2 and other grand strategies, the mod is dynamic in allowing players the freedom of exploring “What If?” scenarios. What if Robb captured King’s Landing? What if Stannis and Renly joined forces against Joffrey? What if Rhaegar Targaryen had killed Robert on the Trident instead of the other way around? All these things can, and may, happen in the mod, with or without the player’s choice. No game will ever be the same, whether you win or you die.

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10 comments by tompalmer on Dec 11th, 2013

Hi, 

Essos is coming in a MASSIVE update, you can read the dev diary here : Citadel.prophpbb.com

Be prepared for the 17th of december ! Will you play as Daenerys ? Or try to kill her before she reaches you with her dragons ?
The last expansion SOA also made us able to expand a bit the faith with a "cardinal college of septons"

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CK2:AGOT 0.8 - Zipped File (Win, Mac & Linux)

CK2:AGOT 0.8 - Zipped File (Win, Mac & Linux)

Sep 23, 2014 Full Version 7 comments

CK2:AGOT 0.8 Checksum: ELSO Compatible with: CK2 2.1.6

CK2:AGOT 0.8 - Windows Installer

CK2:AGOT 0.8 - Windows Installer

Sep 23, 2014 Full Version 26 comments

CK2:AGOT 0.8 Checksum: ELSO Compatible with: CK2 2.1.6

CK2:AGOT 0.7.2 - Windows Installer

CK2:AGOT 0.7.2 - Windows Installer

Aug 10, 2014 Full Version 40 comments

CK2:AGOT 0.7.2 Checksum: DECP Compatible with: CK2 2.1.6

CK2:AGOT 0.7.2 - Zipped File (Win, Mac & Linux)

CK2:AGOT 0.7.2 - Zipped File (Win, Mac & Linux)

Aug 10, 2014 Full Version 8 comments

CK2:AGOT 0.7.2 Checksum: DECP Compatible with: CK2 2.1.6

CK2:AGOT 0.7.1 - Windows Installer

CK2:AGOT 0.7.1 - Windows Installer

Jul 8, 2014 Full Version 31 comments

CK2:AGOT 0.7.1 Checksum: MTFR Compatible with: CK2 2.1.6

CK2:AGOT 0.7.1 - Zipped File (Win, Mac & Linux)

CK2:AGOT 0.7.1 - Zipped File (Win, Mac & Linux)

Jul 8, 2014 Full Version 4 comments

CK2:AGOT 0.7.1 Checksum: MTFR Compatible with: CK2 2.1.6

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oschatz
oschatz Apr 22 2014, 5:25pm says:

Is it somehow possible to re.create the title "Kingdom of the Nightwatch"? would be cool to be the 2nd Nightking^^

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sliceranon
sliceranon Apr 24 2014, 9:02pm replied:

i dont think so for nightwatch but if you create the titular kingdom of duskendale in the crownlads you become the shadow king and thats pretty awesome

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The-Flayed-Bolton
The-Flayed-Bolton Apr 25 2014, 1:12am replied:

I couldn't find the kingdom of Duskendale, how did you create it?(if it ain't a thing sorry.

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oschatz
oschatz Apr 25 2014, 2:12pm replied:

so is it somehow possible to create it in thge game files?

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sliceranon
sliceranon Apr 25 2014, 4:09pm replied:

should be but im not that tech savvy, most i do is change traits to reflect how i think they should be

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sliceranon
sliceranon Apr 21 2014, 7:25pm says:

hey guys on the 0.6 version as a member of the valyrian faith i can only have 1 wife instead f the stated 3 in the file is there anyway to fix this, my son of the same faith has 3 but when i died and took control of him, only 1 was considered his wife :P

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mervdeperv
mervdeperv Apr 20 2014, 6:23pm says:

It sucks that when I create a new ruler I and I want to have him be part of one of the great houses it no longer gives you their sigil or the perks of their house.

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AquaticCape
AquaticCape Apr 21 2014, 7:51pm replied:

Yea thats happening to everyone.

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I have to review? What's there to review? Actually, why in the Seven Hells are you wasting time reading this? GO PLAY THIS MOD. Pronto. This mod is fantastic. The content is second to none - I play this more than the base game now. I originally looked to this to keep me occupied until The Old Gods, an expansion for Crusader Kings 2, comes out. But now, I'm worried that this mod will have thrown me off of it entirely. The scenarios are excellently done. Scripted events play out just like the books…

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