Designed for 64 bit OS
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

- 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.

Want more information?

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We do our own research so please be so kind to not point towards Rome II as a historical reference, we appreciate actual history books and physical evidence over movies/videogames.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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Blog RSS Feed Report abuse Latest News: Weekly multiplayer events starting again.

3 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 0.5

RaW-Hellenic UI mod 0.5

Apr 1, 2014 GUIs 12 comments

This is the first WIP release of the Hellenic UI mod. A more complete version will be eventually released. Creator: KickingJoub Installation: Place the...

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 27 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 38 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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Guest Nov 1 2014, 10:33am says:

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rgcotl Creator
rgcotl Nov 1 2014, 2:19pm replied:

well who knows
recently we were quite busy with some real life things, games and so on,
but mod were quite close to release few months before, so one month with good activity in team side and we can release it.

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TyrTheBull Nov 1 2014, 4:41pm replied:


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Guest Oct 15 2014, 12:35pm says:

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Seek.n.Destroy Creator
Seek.n.Destroy Oct 15 2014, 1:39pm replied:

Yes, we use it to update people about events or new releases:

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sambob Oct 15 2014, 10:27am says:

In a previous post listing 'special' keys, it stated that pressing b on the keyboard elicits a shout from your character during battle.
Is this no longer the case?

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Seek.n.Destroy Creator
Seek.n.Destroy Oct 15 2014, 1:38pm replied:

hint_10|In multiplayer press B for warcry.
It's still the case unless you have a differently mapped keyboard or if you are playing singleplayer.

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sambob Oct 15 2014, 3:26pm replied:

Ok, thanks for your answer. Am playing single-player.

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sambob Oct 12 2014, 9:58am says:

Though single-player is in alpha stage, it nevertheless plays very well; was quite impressed with the mod.

Really hope the developers will continue to polish it, particularly the single-player.

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AlbySpartano Oct 9 2014, 2:27pm says:

now i have updated my pc to windows 8 64 bit but mod dont work: when i play it at the finish of loading it block and says me mount and blade warband has not working

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Seek.n.Destroy Creator
Seek.n.Destroy Oct 9 2014, 3:24pm replied:

I'd need some more details, right after a crash (this is crucial) send me the rgl_log.txt content through PM so I can check why it crashes, your pc specs, etc...
You can find that file in your main Warband folder, the one that has mb_warband.exe, typical path for it would be:
C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\MountBlade Warband
C:\Program Files\MountBlade Warband

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AlbySpartano Oct 9 2014, 4:26pm replied:

i think it was a pc erroer because the problem persist in all mods and native

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rgcotl Creator
rgcotl Oct 11 2014, 7:06am replied:

well games requires video card drivers to be instaled other way it wont work
so it might be the problem you have right now

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Released Mar 30, 2014
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Highest Rated (19 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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