Persian Invasion comes complete with many new unit models, skins, and other textures. Plus complete unit info cards, expertly constructed by Lanjane.

Persian Invasion also features two fully playable campaigns, based around a vast campaign map:

The first focuses on Greek Hegemony, allowing you to play as any one of seven Greek City-States in a quest for dominance over all of Greece and beyond. Although you begin the campaign in a shaky alliance with your Greek neighbors, due to the Persian threat, it is only a matter of time before all hell breaks loose in a fierce fight for control.

The second campaign better simulates the main focal point of this modification; that being the Greco-Persian Wars. In this campaign the seven Greek City-States are fully united in defiance of the Persians, allowing you to muster soldiers from all the cities right from the start.

Not only can you play as Greeks and the mighty Persian Empire, but in both campaigns you can play as any of the following factions - Celts, Illyrians, Scythians, Dahae, India, Gerrha, and last, but not least, the Kingdom of Macedonia.

Macedonia is also a major highlight of the modification, because it is the only faction that can experience a military reform. This allows you to transform the small Macedonian state into a powerhouse, perhaps one that could even challenge the great Persian Empire!

The world is yours, take it!

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Yes, it has been quite a while since this mod was started - over 4 years in fact. Over those years, since PI was started, it has been abandoned, brought back to life, changed it's look, been abandoned again, brought back to life, released as a beta version then abandoned, and finally resurrected one last time to be released in full!

Take a look here at some earlier instances of Persian Invasion:
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PI would have probably remained in it's beta state if it hadn't been for a mysterious modder named Lanjane who suddenly showed up and completed all of the unit cards, and did some other tweaking to boot. The most lacking part of the beta was the absence of unit cards, and, as any player of Rome - Total War knows; they are a simple, yet completely fundamental part of the game.

Some of Lanjane's unit cards:
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And so, I finally forced myself to delve back into the files and fasten together these pieces to complete the project that had been haunting me for so long -
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You'll find the complete edition available in the downloads section. Enjoy!

Patch 01

Patch 01

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Persian Invasion makes a comeback due to the efforts of Lanjane! All credit goes to him for this patch.

BETA Release

BETA Release

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The time has come; the BETA of Persian Invasion had been released!

August 9th Map Previews

August 9th Map Previews

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Near final version of the Persian Invasion map by Comrade General.

Macedonia anybody?

Macedonia anybody?

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A new faction : Macedonia has been added to Persian Invasion!

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A small patch for Persian Invasion Complete Edition.

RTW - Persian Invasion Full

RTW - Persian Invasion Full

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This is the complete edition of Persian Invasion! Exract the file to your desktop and follow the installation instructions in the included readme, but...

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Asslinus
Asslinus

hello everybody,i have a big problem,when i try to fight on the battlefield the game failed,sent me an error like we can't found the battlefield map or landscaping,please help(sorry for my bad english)

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King_Z
King_Z

PROBLEM FIXED;

when trying to view Persian capital I get error cant find...

data\ models_building\ textures\ ##new_standard_parthia.tga

This should have not read the ## from the script so I found the file
new_standard_parthia.tga.dds

COPIED it (do not just rename) and then rename the COPY to
##new_standard_parthia.tga.dds

you can also fix this in the script but its easier this way round as people can make less mistakes.

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Adicas33
Adicas33

Whenever i try and start the game it closes,i have followed all the instructions and installed the patch,what am i doing wrong?

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Besfort123
Besfort123

i have an error
Failed to read texture ...... unit_persian_immortal

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marcosaooo
marcosaooo

i have downloaded everything and followed what you told, but i cant play it, and im a steam user

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SpiffySartan
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I had the same problem but I figured it out, put line of words in you steam total war Rome launch options.

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this game looks really cool

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hi i installed this mod but it crash when i choose factions(sorry for english)

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