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 2.1.7b for PC

NE 2.1.7b for PC

Full Version 31 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 1 comment

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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Guest
Guest

I don't see how saloons and cowboys have absolutely anything to do with then Napoleonic Era. Another thing that seems like a bug...when you ally with Bavarians for example, you are given the means to build a native hut out of sticks and straw in your village...how is this supposed to make historical or ethical sense?

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TilanusCommodor Creator
TilanusCommodor

I absolutely agree with you and it's something we are working on. :)

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RaDiosSol
RaDiosSol

I am not able to download this mod... The link seems broken.

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TilanusCommodor Creator
TilanusCommodor

It's not broken. I could just download it.

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Freakshow2015
Freakshow2015

Is there a way to get unlimited population on this mod? Doesn't matter if its a separate mod.

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Kloefklaffer
Kloefklaffer

Is it possible to launch mods through steam so my gametime will be updated?

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TilanusCommodor Creator
TilanusCommodor

Steam allows you to add a shortcut for any non-steam product to your library. You could just try that, see if it works and report back. Would be good to know. :)

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Guest
Guest

This mod is really awesome. Thx your Creation!
I very like your mod but, i wish can create the Taiwan package.
Let the Chinese revolution into Taiwan or new Country

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Commander-Tresdin
Commander-Tresdin

Hi , I love your mod but there's one thing , on the game that I don't like regarding about "FACTORY GUILD & CANNON ARMY" that ****** me off Everytime I battle those European nations they always relying on their god damn "Heavy Cannons" instead of creating of army of units and cavalry I always end fight an Army of Cannons I'm really really tired of fighting the same nation like asians and natives because they dont have those kind of Artillery and factories , I want that Units vs Units , Cavalry vs Cavalry not Units & Cavalry vs Cannons , thank you if you read this -

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Guest
Guest

hello I'm having trouble installing, I had inadvertently deleted some files and then deleted all the NE, there's nothing left and he says that the NE is installed on my computer but that is not already removed any leftovers

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