Napoleonic Era is a renowned, fan-made modification for Age of Empires 3 and its expansions The Warchiefs and The Asian Dynasties. The mod intends to accurately illustrate the time from 1555-1815 by greatly expanding and reworking the game with new units, buildings, maps, sounds, music and civilizations. The mod has been founded in January 2006 by Alexander Fleger and is being continued by Peter Piepenburg since February 2010. It is still one of the most anticipated mods for Age of Empires III in the whole world.

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Hey everybody,

it's just been a week since the last release of NE 2.1.7, which provided Mac users for the first time with an installer and did rebalance and update a couple of civs too (i.e. the Germans). Due to a major visual bug (caused by bad file packing) we decided to quickly re-release a fixed version (and not a patch).

NE 2.1.7b will stabilize the recently released NE 2.1.7. Apart from fixing the major visual bug, this version also adds a new voice set for Polish and some new graphics for Americans, which you can see here:

New US buildings

New US consulate icons

NE 2.1.7b for Windows
NE 2.1.7b for Windows

NE 2.1.7b for Mac
NE 2.1.7b for Mac


Installation requirements:

NE 2.1.7b requires the latest AoE3 patches, but no prior NE installations.
You can install NE 2.1.7b over your NE if you did not install versions earlier than NE 2.1.6.
Otherwise please install NE over an umodded and patched AoE3.

You can read the NE 2.1.7b release notes here.

NE ONLINE GAMING
If you want to play against other NE players, you can join this NE Online Group on Facebook and ask for matches. NE has been played so far via GameRanger, Hamachi and ESO.

And now we will crawl back into our Skype chatrooms, working documents and surround us with code, sketches and graphics and prepare the next big thing. ;)

Happy Napoleonic gaming!

NE 2.1.7 released!

NE 2.1.7 released!

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Today should be a good day for everybody, because today is the release for NE 2.1.7 for PC & Mac! We're particularly happy to present our Mac fans the...

NE 2.1.6 released!

NE 2.1.6 released!

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We're very happy to present you the new NE installer (NE 2.1.6) today! I'd really call it one of the most beautiful installers that I've ever seen. Since...

NE 2.1.6 coming this week!

NE 2.1.6 coming this week!

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Hey everybody! I'm coming with good news: The new NE installer with all prior NE patches and new updates will be released this week!

NE goes Social Media

NE goes Social Media

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That's right kids. I decided to start a lil Social Media campaign for Napoleonic Era, we got Facebook and Twitter now. Can't wait for your blabla! ;)

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NE AI Hotfix (2.1.7b for PC)

NE AI Hotfix (2.1.7b for PC)

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This patch for Napoleonic Era 2.1.7b for PC allows you to play versus the old AoE3 civilizations and create HCs for them. This hotfix needs to be installed...

NE 2.1.7b for PC

NE 2.1.7b for PC

Full Version 43 comments

This is a full version of Napoleonic Era for PC and will keep your native language settings and only add text for new or reworked content in English...

NE 2.1.7b for Mac

NE 2.1.7b for Mac

Full Version 3 comments

This is a full version of Napoleonic Era for Mac and will keep your native language settings and only add text for new or reworked content in English...

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Bloodgigas
Bloodgigas

Found some minor bug in the latest patch 2.1.7b and Hotfix AI

- Karl XII does not have any sound
- Poles Partyzan and Panceri have missing icon when spawned
- In some Map, Napoleon(French) did not advanced through age, stuck at discovery age

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Gass5
Gass5

Hello everyone,i installed the game fixed a couple of dll errors and now when i try to start the game i get an error which goes like this: Entry point_Granny_Fixup_File_Section@12 could not be located in dll C:/Age of Empires\age3n.exe Soo i tried to solve it but couldn't find any possible solution matching my case...pls reply and thx in advance!

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Lucax2099
Lucax2099

Any progress on the mod?

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Guest
Guest

I play this mod version 2.1.7b with my friends and using NE maps cause OOS bug every time the same as the Silk Road map. Any ideas?

edited: Playing NE maps on TAD ONLINE is fine and playing other custom maps on NE ONLINE fine too. Otherside all things ok when playing OFFLINE. However playing NE maps on NE version ONLINE doesn't work!!! I'm surely confirmed that my friends' and my game version and files are no-changed.

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inet0
inet0

My comments above.

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inet0
inet0

TilanusCommodor There's another glitch that the French Chasseur and Grognard cannot be trained in the Academy. Then I've found a solution. U can replace the blocktrain function with multipleblocktrain and add proper banner armies then it should be fixed. :)

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Guest
Guest

hello I have a problem. Poles can't go to fort era

( i from polish my engilsh i not good)

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Guest
Guest

podrias decirme las unidades de persia por favor ?? ya q todavia no hay una pagina q describa detalladamente a las civilizaciones

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Kaieman
Kaieman

Does NE already have a new website?

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Guest
Guest

Looks like they have one, napoleonic-era.eu but it has nothing on it yet. Probably why they haven't announced the new site yet.

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