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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PI Patch 1

PI Patch 1

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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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BattleDroid117
BattleDroid117

Dead?

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comrade-general Creator
comrade-general

Well its been released already for the most part. You can download the beta in the downloads section, and find the patch in the news area.

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bas198
bas198

is it for rome total war or for alexander?

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comrade-general Creator
comrade-general

Rome - Total War version 1.5

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Gimli101
Gimli101

ok

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world_soldiers
world_soldiers

Its not a folder it is an aplication.

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Gimli101
Gimli101

there is no rome TW.exe folder

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world_soldiers
world_soldiers

Sorry didn't reply sooner was busy yesterday. K, Now you go into rome total war directory or where you installed it like C:\Program Files (x86)\The Creative Assembly\Rome - Total War. And find RomeTW.exe right click on this and select copy then right click on your desktop and select past. Now right click on this new shortcut and select properties then where it says "Target" change this to "C:\Program Files (x86)\The Creative Assembly\Rome - Total War\RomeTW.exe" -show_err -mod:PI -nm" you may copy past this if you have vista or windows7 remember that this must be under C: Program Files and this may vary depending where you installed it and what system you have(vista,xp,2000,windows7...)Now select Apply and now select the button change icon... beside open file location, Browse in the same place where you installed rome total war and select the "A" Shaped red icon then click ok. Now you should click on OK to close properties and then double click on this new shortcut and the game should start.
That is as simple as it gets if you have any problems just ask.

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Gimli101
Gimli101

Ok i get most of them its just the changing the path bit i dont get
PS. Im 14 explain it to me in terms i can understand.

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world_soldiers
world_soldiers

good now do the rest of the instructions

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Gimli101
Gimli101

Ok rome is downloaded

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