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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13 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 0.9.2- Zipped Files

CK2:AGOT 0.9.2- Zipped Files

Jan 27, 2015 Full Version 27 comments

CK2:AGOT 0.9.2 Checksum: HBXY Compatible with: CK2 2.3.2

CK2:AGOT 0.9.2- Windows Installer

CK2:AGOT 0.9.2- Windows Installer

Jan 27, 2015 Full Version 46 comments

CK2:AGOT 0.9.2 Checksum: HBXY Compatible with: CK2 2.3.2

CK2:AGOT 0.9.1 BETA - Zipped Files

CK2:AGOT 0.9.1 BETA - Zipped Files

Dec 14, 2014 Full Version 42 comments

CK2:AGOT 0.9.1 Checksum: EUKY Compatible with: CK2 2.2.1.3

CK2:AGOT 0.9.1 BETA - Windows Installer

CK2:AGOT 0.9.1 BETA - Windows Installer

Dec 14, 2014 Full Version 24 comments

CK2:AGOT 0.9.1 Checksum: EUKY Compatible with: CK2 2.2.1.3

CK2:AGOT 0.9 - Zipped File (Win, Mac & Linux)

CK2:AGOT 0.9 - Zipped File (Win, Mac & Linux)

Nov 19, 2014 Full Version 27 comments

CK2:AGOT 0.9 Checksum: OVVC Compatible with: CK2 2.2.1

CK2:AGOT 0.9 - Windows Installer

CK2:AGOT 0.9 - Windows Installer

Nov 19, 2014 Full Version 65 comments

CK2:AGOT 0.9 Checksum: OVVC Compatible with: CK2 2.2.1

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ThaLord
ThaLord Jan 27 2015, 1:31pm says:

When I boot up the game with the mod installed (no other mods active) and all DLC excluding Charlemagne and Way of Life, it crashes to desktop during startup. Any ideas on how to fix this?

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coowhipp
coowhipp Jan 27 2015, 8:01pm replied:

You should leave WoL and Charlemagne active.

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ThaLord
ThaLord Jan 28 2015, 9:13am replied:

Problem is, I don't own them.

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dmrcaim@gmail.com Jan 26 2015, 9:53pm says:

The Household Guard is completely broken right now. If your problem didn't show up in a couple years the game would automatically crash. Best to just leave it alone till the update

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RedRonnet
RedRonnet Jan 26 2015, 10:20pm replied:

Yeah, it's broken. You just can't make a household guard until the update I guess. It sucks, but it should be here soon enough!

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baelorthebold
baelorthebold Jan 26 2015, 6:49pm replied:

I have had this exact same problem. No idea how to fix it.

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coowhipp
coowhipp Jan 26 2015, 2:39pm says:

If you haven't tried the current release it is worth a go. I can get it to run just fine whether I turn on way of life or not. There are a few bugs such as the one mentioned by RedRonnet regarding the ambitions button and the way of life "paths" don't cause any events to fire but the game isn't any less stable than the standard releases are for me.

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lucacechinel
lucacechinel Jan 27 2015, 8:31am replied:

How are you managing to do that ? Always when i launch the game in this release (No Way of Life) with the mod, it crashes

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florencio
florencio Jan 25 2015, 11:22am says:

any news of the release of the new update?????

dint play for months now........

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Gibzit
Gibzit Jan 26 2015, 12:25pm replied:

why not? 9.1 is perfectly compatble with 2.3.2 (no way of life tho)

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Drugudan
Drugudan Jan 26 2015, 9:52am replied:

yeah :(

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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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