Mae Govannen!

I will say this first and last, MOD DB is only used as a hosting site. To see the latest information about DaC please read the first post in this thread:
Total War Centre
In that thread you will find a bug list, some extra information regarding features, a full changelog of work done and work included in the next patch, the most up to date pictures of new units and much, much more.

Divide and Conquer is the biggest Third Age total War submod of all time. After all these years we finally got a release again. It contains tons of new factions, units, scripts, 2d and more! Many might have played it already back in 2009, it has been in developement for over 4 years now, but that was a very uncomplete release by a completely different team. With an almost completely new team Divide and Conquer restarted the work almost 2 years ago and this is the result. Lots of new factions, units, scripts and 2d, all made and tested by experienced Total War modders.

Full Feature List:
  • All these factions AND NO MORE:
  1. Shadow of Mordor
  2. Remnants of Angmar
  3. Shadow of Mirkwood
  4. Easterlings of Rhún
  5. Haradrim Tribes
  6. Haven of Umbar
  7. Orcs Of The Misty Mountains
  8. Khazad Dum
  9. Kingdom Of Gondor
  10. Principality Of Dol Amroth
  11. Northern Dúnedain
  12. Kingdom Of Rohan
  13. Vale of Dorwinion
  14. Dunlendings
  15. Vale of Anduin
  16. Dominion of Isengard
  17. Kingdom of Dale
  18. Breeland and the Shire
  19. Erebor & Iron Hill Dwarves
  20. Blue Mountains Dwarves
  21. Realm of Imladris
  22. Thranduil's Realm
  23. Grey Havens of Lindon
  24. Galadhrim's Realm
  25. Enedwaith
  26. Variags of Khand
  • Almost 200 new units!
  • 100% new ui, menu and faction symbols
  • A unique campaign map
  • Hundreds of exiting scripted events with unique event pictures and description!

For all the change logs, known bugs and useful information head to our thread at TWC:
Divide and Conquer

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5 comments by Galudirithon on Jan 15th, 2015

Mae Govannen one and all!

We have had countless reports of people not getting the mod working. Over on TWC we have detailed instructions and a very active community. Here on ModDB we only have the latter so here are the fixes to all your problems.

  • You must not use your computer when you download OR install DaC and all of its patches.
  • Some of the patches do not download in a '.exe' format. This means you cannot run them and so they don't work but all you have to do is change their extension to '.exe'. If you are unsure how to do this, then just google the following "change file extension". It is remarkably easy and will fix the problem.
  • You MUST disable UAC AND delete your virtual store entry! This is why it doesn't work for most people. Windows stores the file set up of your previous version in case of crashes BUT this means it doesn't let the new changes take effect and so the game crashes. Ironic right? To disable UAC and delete virtual store click on this link and follow the instructions in the first post: ElvenKind's Installation Guide.
  • Of course you must also run the cleaner as it says in the information of all of the files of DaC.

If you do all of the above, the game will work. I guarantee it! This applies to Steam and non-Steam. Now if you have any problems, post on the main page of DaC. NOT in the comments of any of the news articles or pictures or downloads.

I am the only active member of the team who uses ModDB and I am eternally grateful to those of you who answer peoples questions. You help me out no end! I do read ModDB almost every day so your posts don't go unnoticed. This article should now solve everyone's problems and I expect all of those who have issues to have done the above before saying they have an issue.

Arachír Galudirithon
Araeinior e-Hûd'oll DaC

Berio i refn-en-alph len.

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Divide and Conquer Public Beta Patch 0.4

Divide and Conquer Public Beta Patch 0.4

Nov 6, 2014 Patch 68 comments

I forgot to change the writing, the game will still say 0.3 after installing. Sorry. Please follow the link in the description below to TWC where a full...

Divide and Conquer Public Beta Patch 0.3

Divide and Conquer Public Beta Patch 0.3

Sep 22, 2014 Patch 39 comments

Third part of the DaC installation. Current installation order: DaC Full Public Beta - Patch 0.2 - Patch 0.3 - Patch 0.4

Divide and Conquer Public Beta Patch 0.2

Divide and Conquer Public Beta Patch 0.2

Jan 26, 2014 Patch 69 comments

Second part of the DaC installation. Current installation order: DaC Full Public Beta - Patch 0.2 - Patch 0.3 - Patch 0.4

Divide and Conquer Public Beta - Core

Divide and Conquer Public Beta - Core

Dec 6, 2013 Full Version 87 comments

The most anticipated mod of the last 5 years, finally brought to you in a near complete stage by the DaC Modding Council. After years of hard work we...

Dac New Campaign Map v1.3.1

Dac New Campaign Map v1.3.1

Aug 3, 2013 Demo 13 comments

A complete new version of the campaign map for vanilla TATW. It is better fitting to the lore, with golden trees in Lorien...It now also include the new...

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Xbeny100 Apr 19 2015, 10:39am says:

having trouble with the cleaning thing it says .\Third_Age_3\data\world\maps\base\map.rwm

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Randy0570 Apr 19 2015, 10:26am says:

I was at the last battle of my Balin campaign and then the game encountered an error :(

I was thinking to myself "I don't know if my force can defeat a balrog..."

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badboy962 Apr 16 2015, 6:48pm says:

ive installed everything and it starts but when i click play on a faction it just puts me back to the menu ?

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badboy962 Apr 16 2015, 6:51pm replied:

says its encountered an error

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badboy962 Apr 15 2015, 10:21pm says:

which patches do we need

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Galudirithon Creator
Galudirithon Apr 16 2015, 3:19am replied:

Really? :'(
Oh well, you need all of them, just like it says.

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Gamer_Nerd Apr 16 2015, 3:48am replied:

Im sure you love getting asked that 12 times a day :P

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ligizd Apr 22 2015, 6:45pm replied:


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breed93 Apr 14 2015, 8:41pm says:

Hey can anyone help me with an issue i am having during a normal campaign? I am not rreceiving the scripts from events. Is this a known bug or has something happened on my end? Please help as I loved reading the scripts when i take capitals or certain places. Ty

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Everything was good. But the patches made my game crash everytime i try to open it now.

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