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32 bit OS owners should use the low resolution texture pack

Rome at War is a Third Century B.C. themed Multiplayer Mod (with SP in alpha stage) developed for Mount and Blade Warband V. 1.154

RaW 2.4

- 8 Historically accurate factions, Romani (Romans), Gallia (Gauls), Koinon Hellenon (Greek League), Makedonia (Macedonians), Safinim (Samnites), Megálê Hellás (Greek colonies of south Italy), Basileion Syrakosion (Greek colonies of Sicily), Epeiros (Epirus, between Illyria and Greece)
- Unknown number of Custom Maps
- Dozens of ancient Weapons/armors/shields
- New animations
- Custom Banners
- Custom options (Extra encumbrance, Class-limits)
- Early stage Singleplayer+ many more small gameplay changes

some info about the mod:
The mod is not yet completed, it is a work in progress.
Releases are fully playable and expected to be stable if your computer meets the requirements.

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The team:
- RGCotL - Modeling/Texturing/Team leader
- Gothic Knight - Modeling/Texturing/Historical Advice
- Seek n Destroy - Coding/Research/Historical Advice/ReTexturing
- Theretor - Music Composer
- DarthTaco - Research/Historical Advice/Modeling
- KickingJoub - Scener

Credit list

If I forgot someone please tell me, and the name will be added to the list.
Frequently Asked Questions:

Q: Will you add faction X ?
A: We're not making any promises concerning upcoming factions, we follow our planning and eventually new factions are done.

Q: Will you add X item ?
A: If it fits our time frame then we will most likely add it as long as it is relevant, if it doesn't then we won't.
Items we won't do:
- Square Scutums
- Segmentata
- Corinthian Helmet
Stop requesting these please.

Q: Faction X is so OP/UP (overpowered/underpowered)!!!
A: That's not a question. Also we tested everything against everything in multiplayer a dozen times already and as far as I'm concerned it's relatively balanced. It seems to work decently in SP too so if all you have is one random empiric occurrence where you got your ass handed to you that won't be convincing of a faulty balance.

Q: Is the mod dead?
A: No.

Other things worth mentioning:
We do our own research so please be so kind to not point towards Rome II as a historical reference, we appreciate actual history books and physical evidence over movies/videogames. We do have a planning for what we are doing (most of the time) so there is no point in suggesting to us what our next move shall be. Thank you for reading the F.A.Q. and twice the thanks for reading the F.A.Q. before posting a question already answered in it.
- Rome at War Team.

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5 comments by KickingJoub on Aug 30th, 2014

After taking a break for the summer we're starting weekly shieldbattle events once more! You can find all relevant information here:

In short: No signing up is required, the event will always be hosted on the latest mod version, using officer, cavalry, skirmisher or elite classes is frowned upon and don't act stupid. Everyone is welcome to join!

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RaW-Hellenic UI mod

RaW-Hellenic UI mod

Feb 13, 2015 GUIs 4 comments

The second, almost finished release of the Hellenic UI addon for Rome at War. Creator: KickingJoub Installation: Place the .dds files into the "\MountBlade...

RaW 2.4 music DLC

RaW 2.4 music DLC

Apr 1, 2014 Music 9 comments

music DLC For weaker PC could be a big problem so it is separated from the mod files by default but if your PC could handle it then feel free to use and...

Low resolution texture pack

Low resolution texture pack

Apr 1, 2014 Textures 33 comments

This low resolution texture pack for RaW 2.4 is intended for users with 32 bit OS or weaker PCs. Credits go to SnD because I never had plans to do it...

RaW 2.4

RaW 2.4

Apr 1, 2014 Full Version 48 comments

Introduction:Rome at War is a Third Century B.C. themed Multiplayer Mod (with SP in alpha stage) develloped for Mount and Blade Warband V. 1.153-1.158

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Germanic_Celt Mar 22 2015, 12:51pm says:

Will the new Celtic thureo shields replace the use of cavalry/skirmisher shields in infantry (botroas, bataroas, gaelaiche etc.)?

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Seek.n.Destroy Creator
Seek.n.Destroy Mar 22 2015, 2:10pm replied:

Most but not all, some units will keep small shields.

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Germanic_Celt Mar 22 2015, 2:21pm replied:

Will the Lugoae get round shields now or will they keep those rectangular bucklers?

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Seek.n.Destroy Creator
Seek.n.Destroy Mar 22 2015, 2:29pm replied:

Not sure yet but the buckler needs to be removed, it was used in the British isles but not by mainland celts. They will most likely receive the thureo as well.

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Germanic_Celt Mar 22 2015, 2:44pm replied:

This is just a suggestion, after "a little bit of time" you should make Celtic thureo without iron bosses for the levies and poorer units (maybe even the skirmisher units if deemed appropriate), similar to the ones made for the Etruscans and Romans.

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Seek.n.Destroy Creator
Seek.n.Destroy Mar 22 2015, 2:59pm replied:

The thureo in the mod was designed in a way that makes it easy to add/remove a certain spine or boss but I think almost all celtic shields had a boss by the start of the third century B.C., at least that's from what I gathered.

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ZygisWB Mar 22 2015, 9:21am says:

Do i need to have a legal m&b warband version on steam, if i want to play multiplayer? Can i have fianna version?

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Lightlaw Mar 22 2015, 10:35am replied:

I have then Fianna version and I am planning on starting a server.

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rgcotl Creator
rgcotl Mar 22 2015, 9:32am replied:

i have no idea what you have in mind with fianna version
but yea if you want to play MP of this mod you have to have legal steam or non steam MB:WB version

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Lightlaw Mar 21 2015, 4:33pm says:

Any interested in Joining my legion I just formed it today and I'm looking for members. We are called the XII Fulminata. I don't have a teamspeak but I have a raidcall, so if your interested you can pm me.

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Lightlaw Mar 22 2015, 5:40am replied:

Do you have raid call? If so the come to this channel 10795885.

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Released Mar 30, 2014
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Highest Rated (20 agree) 10/10

great modd, keep up the good work

Feb 24 2013, 11:35am by Nythal

Lowest Rated (5 agree) 3/10

looks good, some good looking armour, awful weapon balance.... the spears are like harpoons and the swords are slow like snails

Jan 14 2013, 3:43pm by Painmace

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