L'Aigle (The Eagle) is a singleplayer and multiplayer total-conversion mod for Mount & Blade: Warband set during the 1809 War of the Fifth Coalition fought between Napoleonic France and the Austrian Empire and their allies.

Main Development Thread at Taleworlds

The mod will feature the following, among others:

-Several detailed factions, incl. France, Britain, Austria, Russia, Prussia, Spain, Italy, Holland and Warsaw.
-Battle Formations, including anti-cavalry square
-Military ranks earned in battle or purchased by commission
-Hundreds of thoroughly-researched and historically-accurate uniforms and weapons
-Campaign for mastery of Europe on a massive and detailed map
-New hand-crafted battle scenes including Naval Battles
-Tournaments and Arenas redone to include shooting, fencing and prizefighting
-Earn fame and glory by capturing enemy standards and presenting them to your regent
-Military Depots where one can purchase weapons and uniforms or hire trained specialists
-Graphical overhaul including new horse, textures, effects and buildings
-Hundreds of new troops, with such famous regiments as the Old Guard, 95th Rifles and Polish Lancers
etc

We are now accepting donations of any amount to help support the the development of the mod.
This is completely optional and the mod is and always will be 100% free.

If you choose to donate to the mod's development, the money raised will be used to offset the cost of software, hardware, web hosting and caffeine, ect, purchased to create the mod. Donators will be rewarded with their name added to the credits in the mod (Make sure to PM Docm30 here or on the Taleworld forums with the name you want credited and details of your donation), and a sense of superiority over non-donators, who you are free to consider heathens.

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17 comments by Docm30 on Aug 4th, 2013

'Lo,

Today we'll take a look at Chevau-Legers Polonais de la Garde Imperiale, some the most elite cavalry in the French army.

Originally created in 1807 by Napoleon to serve as an elite bodyguard recruited from the Polish nobility and landowning classes, they were unquestionably the most famous cavalry regiment of the era and frequently cited as one of the greatest of all time. The Polish Chevau-Legers proved their incredible aptitude for combat time after time at several of the period's major battles.

Their most famous exploit was probably at the 30 November, 1808 battle of Somosierra Pass, where the Spanish had set up a desperate last attempt to halt the French march on Madrid. A single squardon of the Polish Chevau-Legers charged the Spanish army, artillery and all, head on and captured all four of their batteries. Though half the squadron was killed or wounded in the charge, they carved a permanent name for themselves in the annals of history.

In the 1809 war against Austria, they saw action at several of the major battles of the Austrian front, including Aspern-Essling and Wagram. The most noteworthy battles of the war.

In the mod they'll be available to French officers recruiting in Poland. They were only armed with lances (thus their better known name, the 'Polish Lancers') after the War of the Fifth Coalition, so they serve as light cavalry in the mod.

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Chevau-Legers Polonaise de la Garde Imperiale

Thanks for reading. Hope you enjoy.

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cyberlegend
cyberlegend Dec 20 2013, 4:23pm says:

Ive just a few questions. How much would you say your teams skills have increased in making this mod also will you be making more mods in the future?

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Tugit
Tugit Dec 20 2013, 8:56am says:

If you follow the thread you would know he has announced that this mod will probably not be released this year. However, it is sort of close to done so it's probably going to be out january-march 2014

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soldiermarine09
soldiermarine09 Dec 20 2013, 9:29am replied:

I cant wait :D if that is true, then there's not long left!

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MarchalScorpions
MarchalScorpions Dec 16 2013, 10:36am says:

I will donate 10€ when its out and 20€ if it comes in 2013

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MarchalScorpions
MarchalScorpions Dec 16 2013, 5:07pm buried:

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I see my jokes arent really welcome here...

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Lendovaxion
Lendovaxion Dec 25 2013, 6:56am replied:

No, no.
Jokes are welcome - Depends on the type of joke...

Plus, as Docm30 said - It's not really the spirit of donating, "donating" to get the mod released is more like bribery.

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Docm30
Docm30 Dec 16 2013, 3:21pm replied:

I hardly think that's in the spirit of a donation.

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soldiermarine09
soldiermarine09 Dec 16 2013, 11:34am replied:

Dont rush him!

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Lendovaxion
Lendovaxion Dec 25 2013, 6:59am replied:

I can give you a DETAILED estimate.
It will be released...
When...
When it is released.
:)

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