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The Sundering: Rise of the Witch King is a mod for Medieval 2: Kingdoms and based around the fantasy world of Games Workshop's Warhammer universe during the civil war between the Elves.

The mod's campaign opens with the Death of Bel Shanaar in -2751 IC. It features completely new units never before seen in a Medieval 2: Kingdoms mod, includen noble Griffon Riders, vile Hydras, and even the all powerful Dragon Princes of Caledor. Alongside these mystical creatures will be the Elves themselves, from the lowliest Elven Spear unit to the powerful Phoenix Guard, and from deranged Cultist to the Knights of Anlec.

Also included is a new strategic map of Ulthuan, the homeland of the Elves, including new models for Elven cities, generals, and monuments (such the Shrine of Asuryan). The campaign is an unscripted and epic journey through almost fifty years of the war that shattered the Elves forever, featuring new custom messages to fully immerse the player in the lore and culture of the Elves. Will you lead Nagarythe forward in it's bid to conquer Ulthuan and install Malekith as the new Phoenix King? Or will you lead one of the other nine Elven Kingdoms in their battle to protect their homelands? Or perhaps you will follow neither path and forge a new destiny for your people! The kingdom is yours to command, whether it be rich maritime Eataine or the martial powess of Caledor and its dragons. And while you forge a new empire for your people, you must be wary of the all corrupting influence of the Cults of Pleasure and Excess who would seek to undermine your position, though perhaps the Cults could be used to your own advantage if you play your cards right!

This is the most pivotal moment in Elven History, and one of the most destructive wars that the Warhammer universe has ever witnessed. You are now part of that history! Will you change that history for better or worse? That is for you to decide...




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VERSION 0.69 RELEASED

  • New factions: Dark Elves and High Elves added to custom battles.
  • New units (Dark Elves): Dreadlord, Cold One Chariot, Shades, Black Ark Corsair, Cold One Knights, Black Guard, Executioner, Assassin, Dark Elf Warrior.
  • New units (High Elves): Swordmaster.
  • New units (Orcs): Goblin Wolf Rider.
  • New units (Chaos): Lord of Change, Plaguebeast, Warrior of Chaos.
  • New units (Ellyrion): Horse Lord (mounted and dismounted), Warden of Ellyrion (dismounted ellyrian reaver), Harbinger (dismounted Ellyrian Knight).
  • Other Reworked Units: Hydra, Sorceress, Morathi, White Lions, Lions Pack.
  • New Strat Map models: Castles, Menhirs, Arches, Stones, Morathi.
  • Gates of Ulthuan: They act as forts and will help you to defend the inner kingdoms.
  • Bugfixes: Fixed a CTD after voting for a new Phoenix King. Princesses have now more action points. General aging fixed by GreatSword.
  • New Sound Effects by Ngugi: New horn sounds, new voices, new SFX for spell casters.


  1. Download all parts to the same folder
  2. Run the TheSundering.exe and let the installer do the job
  3. Make sure the path is correct (C:\Program Files (x86)\SEGA\Medieval II Total War\mods\The_Sundering) or wherever you have installed your game.
  4. If you are using Steam be sure to follow this tutorial to get the mod to work.

Problem: When I launch the executable it runs vanilla M2TW
Solution: You have chosen an invalid installation path. Please, reinstall the mod and make sure it's on it's properly folder.

Problem: Whenever I try and install the mod, a prompt requesting Disk 1.
Solution: Make sure the installation file's names are correct. They must be TheSundering_0_69.exe, TheSundering_0_69-1.bin, TheSundering_0_69-2.bin, TheSundering_0_69-3.bin and TheSundering_0_69-4.bin. Perhaps some of them have been changed to TheSundering_0_68-1.bin(1) or other name.

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Some info about the upcoming versions

Some info about the upcoming versions

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We have not stoped working since the release of the 0.68 and we have already some things to show.

The Sundering: Rise of the Witch King 0.68 Released

The Sundering: Rise of the Witch King 0.68 Released

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This mod brings you right into the fighting while building your economy. Every single faction is unique in gameplay , focusing on different strenghts...

The Sundering v0.69 Part 1 of 5

The Sundering v0.69 Part 1 of 5

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1)Download all parts to the same folder 2)Run the TheSundering.exe and let the installer do the job 3)Make sure the path is correct (C:\Program Files...

The Sundering v0.69 Part 2 of 5

The Sundering v0.69 Part 2 of 5

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1)Download all parts to the same folder 2)Run the TheSundering.exe and let the installer do the job 3)Make sure the path is correct (C:\Program Files...

The Sundering v0.69 Part 3 of 5

The Sundering v0.69 Part 3 of 5

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1)Download all parts to the same folder 2)Run the TheSundering.exe and let the installer do the job 3)Make sure the path is correct (C:\Program Files...

The Sundering v0.69 Part 4 of 5

The Sundering v0.69 Part 4 of 5

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1)Download all parts to the same folder 2)Run the TheSundering.exe and let the installer do the job 3)Make sure the path is correct (C:\Program Files...

The Sundering v0.69 Part 5 of 5

The Sundering v0.69 Part 5 of 5

Full Version 6 comments

1)Download all parts to the same folder 2)Run the TheSundering.exe and let the installer do the job 3)Make sure the path is correct (C:\Program Files...

The Sundering v0.69 All Parts Torrent

The Sundering v0.69 All Parts Torrent

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The mirrors for Direct Download will be available soon.

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TechnoCore-UI
TechnoCore-UI

When I launch the executable, it launches "Total Annihilation: Kingdoms" instead of the mod.

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vandreren
vandreren

did you drop the unpacked files into an empty kingdoms mod folder?

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Aenarion_
Aenarion_

Huh, that IS odd. You did install this mod on Medieval 2 Total War kingdoms, right?

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TechnoCore-UI
TechnoCore-UI

Fixed. It didn't work because there was no kingdoms exe in the Total War folder, and therefore it just launched the Total Annihilation Kingdoms exe, since it was conveniently named kingdoms.

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Aenarion_
Aenarion_

Right, Steam patched that out. Well I'm glad it's fixed :)

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Pavikjan
Pavikjan

READ PLEASE!

THE MOD IS GETTING A COMPLETE REWORK BY PYROSH AND ME. EVERY UNIT WILL BE CHANGED WITH MANY VARIATIONS AND ARMOR AND WEAPON UPGRADES.

WANNA HELP? PM ME HERE OR PYROSH ON TW CENTER!

BEST REGARDS,
THRANDY(AKA PAVIKJAN)

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Edna1
Edna1

This is Amazing !

Please help!

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Pavikjan
Pavikjan

PYROSH IS LOOKING FOR HELP! HE NEEDS SCRIPTERS AND MAPPERS(map is done, only the settlement and some stuff need work)

Twcenter.net

PLEASE HELP! WE MUST NOT LET THIS DIE!

ALSO I UPDATED THE MOD'S PAGE FOR YOU GUYS TO SEE IT!

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Pavikjan
Pavikjan

Mod is alive. Pyrosh said he is working on it.

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vandreren
vandreren

wow, i didn't see that coming, this is very good news indeed! :D

there is hope for awesome things to come! while the mod was on hold there were some Lp'ers on youtube who found it and started sharing their games.

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