Imperial Splendour attempts to create the best Empire: Total War experience possible without destroying the essence of the game, with an eye towards expanding and enriching the experience, while adding to the game's realism whenever possible. IS 2.2.1b focus on Britain and France, adding two periods so as to allow an evolution of the uniforms. IS made also a large rework on the visual and sound aspect so as to make ETW as enjoyable as last TW games. The CAI and BAI are totally reviewed, the Great Campaign is now really more challenging, and it will be difficult for you to impose to the World your imperial splendour.

Post news Report RSS May Progress Update

A little update on the progress on the Northern Wars Update.

Posted by on

As you may have noticed we aimed to release the Nothern Wars Update in April or May. You might have also noticed that this didn't happen. We are sorry but RL got in between our plans. In addition creating the tech-trees takes longer than expected because none of us can speak Danish or Swedish (although German can be helpful in understanding Danish if you speak our the words aloud.

But we didn't do nothing, here are 3 new tech-trees which will be in the next update:

Sachsen army tech-tree:

Saxony Army Techtree

1.1 Exerzierreglement der Infanterie (infantry drill-book)
1.2 Kadettenkorps (cadet-corps)
1.3 Flintlock
1.4 Exerzierreglement der Cavallerie (cavalry drill-book)
1.6 Conscription
1.7 Cartridge
2.1 August des Starken Exerzierreglement der Infanterie (infantry drill-book)
2.3 Steel Ramrod
2.4 August des Starken Exerzierreglement der Cavallerie (cavalry drill-book)
2.5 Kleiderverordnung (clothing regulations)
2.6 Military Exercises
2.7 Standardized Firearms
3.1 Grenadierkompanien (grenadier companies)
3.7 Freicorps
4.5 Prinz Xaver‘s Exerzierreglement der Infanterie (infantry drill-book)
4.8 Prinz Xaver‘s Exerzierreglement der Cavalerie (cavalry drill-book)
5.5 Improved armament
5.7 Light Infantry Tactics
6.7 Scharfschützen (sharpshooters, light infantry units)

Denmark army tech-tree:

Denmark Army Techtree

1.1 Great Northern War Army
1.3 Flintlock
1.5 Cadet-Corps
1.6 Cartridge
2.3 Steel Ramrod
2.5 Christian VI‘ Infantry Reform
2.7 Standardized Firearms
2.8 Christian VI‘ Cavalry Reform
3.7 Frey=Corps
4.5 Saint-Germain’s Infantry Reform
4.8 Saint-Germain’s Cavalry Reform
5.3 Light Infantry Tactics
5.7 Jæger (Riflemen recruitment)
6.3 Batailloner lette Infanterier (light infantry battalions)
6.4 lette Kavallerier (light cavalry)
6.5 Landeværn (militia)
6.7 Skarpskytter ("sharpshooters", light infantry companies)

Denmark philosophy tech-tree:

Denmark Philo Techtree

1.2 Social Contract
1.3 Kongeloven ("king's law", Danish absolutism)
1.4 Mercantilism
1.5 Enlightenment
1.7 Abolition of the Vornedskab (Abolition of a Danish form of serfdom)
2.2 Separation of Powers
2.5 Encyklopædi
2.6 Sentimentalism
2.7 Stavnsbånd (Introduction of a new kind of serfdom to provide enough farm workers and soldiers who were recruited from the peasantry)
2.8 Asiatisk Kompagni (Danish Asia Company)
3.1 Naturhistorie (Natural History)
3.2 Det Kongelige Danske Skildre-, Billedhugger- og Bygnings-Academie i Kiøbenhavn (Royal Danish Academy of Arts)
3.3 Naturret (Natural Law)
3.5 Kongelige Videnskabernes Selskab (Royal Academy of Sciences)
3.8 Porcelain
4.3 Struensee‘s Reforms
4.4 National Debt
4.5 Scientific Method
4.7 Revocation of the Struensee‘s Reforms
4.8 Free Trade Doctrine
5.3 Abolition of the Stavnsbånd
5.4 Classical Economy
5.6 Danish Golden Age



Furthermore myfate is also busy doing a lot of bug fixing! Thanks again for all those reports, without them fixing the bugs wouldn't be possible. At last PikeStance is working on the new AI.

Thank you for you patience!

Visit us

on our WEBSITE and comment the blogs!

and facebook, twitter


PS: Yesterday was the Glorious First of June!

Comments
Packy21
Packy21

If it were me i would only use english terms or translations, or use foreign names constantly, but not mix the two.
For example: Saxony and Denmark, or Sachsen and Danmark
August des Starken Exerzierreglement der Infanterie and Kristen den 6. Infanteri reformer, or August the Strong's Infantry training guide and Christian the 6th's infantry reforms.
consistency has a more professional look

Reply Good karma Bad karma+4 votes
QuintusHortensius Author
QuintusHortensius

The general idea is to use proper nouns in the native language and the rest in English because mostly there isn't any good translation for proper nouns.

Reply Good karma+1 vote
Guest
Guest

This comment is currently awaiting admin approval, join now to view.

Guest
Guest

This comment is currently awaiting admin approval, join now to view.

Post a comment
Sign in or join with:

Only registered members can share their thoughts. So come on! Join the community today (totally free - or sign in with your social account on the right) and join in the conversation.

Follow Report Profile
Icon
Empire: Total War
Creator
Flikitos
Contact
Send Message
Homepage
Twcenter.net
Release date
Mod watch
Follow
News
Browse
News
New
Post news
Report
Report
Share
Related Games
Empire: Total War
Empire: Total War Real Time Strategy