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Mod Description

This mod is a union of mods on Knights of Honor. It's compiled by Gazatus but includes many many features done by other modders. Even if this pack is the sum of a lot of sleepless night and hard work, you can still feel the vanilla game experience or get a entire new game. Indeed an installer is here to help you customising your game without any compatibility issue or modding knowledge. Just Plug and Play ! Available in English, French and German !

Users review :

Some truly excellent work has been put into this mod. The last edition has put on the finishing touches of this beautiful and thorough HD remake of a classic medieval strategy game. Without completely shaking the foundations of the original, this mod has in my view made the game into what it was always supposed to be, and has brought fresh new life into the game so that new players will surely enjoy this classic. This is an excellent example of modding done right, perhaps even at its best.

Ultimate Edition - HD Patch & Overhaul (EN/FR/DE)

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Mods Included and Changes
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  • Graphics :

[HD Patch] Unofficial HD Patch - 1920x1080, 1680x1050 and 1366x768 Support by n64gamer and Menssie
[HD Patch] Complete support of 16:9 and new graphic card (Up to AMD RX and GTX 10xx Series) by Gazatus
[Ultimate Edition - Default] Short intro - replace Sunflowers / Black Sea Studios and EA logos by the game owner Crytek and the modders haven : ModDB by Gazatus

medieval europe

  • Sounds :

[Ultimate Edition - Default] + Add 48 mins of lorefriendly music (selected by Gazatus - from various artist in public domain)
[Ultimate Edition - Default] * change main menu music which was so repetitive by Gazatus

  • Content :

It's splited in 2 parts :

  1. Economy Tweaks. The Ultimate Edition installer provides you the choice between 3 mods for Economy : Ultimate Mod which aims at making the game a bit easier in early game but harder in late game and Dusk Of Glory Director Cuts which provides the most "stock" feeling, it's adding many balanced buildings without any powerful bonuses or difficulty tweaks.
  2. Military Tweaks. You can choose between 2 mods : Ultimate Mod which is based on History and difficulty/cost balancement.

I suggest using Ultimate Mod - Economy & Military. I've listed below everything that you might need to know :

First Part : Economy


The Ultimate Mod Economy includes Dusk of Glory 1.8 FINAL. It's 31 new buildings and 47 building upgrades by Feillyne and includes many unique tweaks by Gazatus :

  1. Complete economy rework - early game is less anoying. Late game is harder. Many building bonuses have been completly re-edited.
  2. Cutted content have been restored (new quests,new units and enhanced weakness, cost, kingdom flags and map border have been reworked)
  3. Boost IA for city creation - now AI will be balanced between economy and military buildings
  4. Rework quest system - for now there are 32 quests (list here)
  5. Morale, religion and happiness updated to be less trivial
  6. Marshal cost have been complety balanced, it costs a lot to have many marshal. It's now interresting to have a builder or a farmer - cost almost nothing and provides good bonus.

Buildings

Dusk Of Glory Director Cuts includes Dusk of Glory 1.8 FINAL but remove every powerful structure which give a more "stock" feeling. No other tweaks have been included. Created by Feillyne

muslim windmill

Second Part : Military


The Ultimate Mod includes :

  1. Squad size balancing - no more x30 soldier for every units squad. Horseman have been reworked to form better assault.
  2. Squad size multiplier : 2x ; 4x or 10x
  3. Overhaul units weakness and bonus - Spearman have a morale bosus vs horseman, a the opposite horseman get easily killed by hallebard... Armor and Knights bonus is more effective. It's hard to kill a heavily armored solider now.
  4. Morale overhauled - you can now have a game changer tactics such as focus low moral units, others will follow who retreats.
  5. Add 4 new units - turkic units, cuman rider, war elephant, Druzhina (russian units)
  6. Units are easier to make, AI will more often use elite units and will invade with more knights.
  7. Realistic Crusade (LOT of units and Commander AI reworked to conquer faster and longer. It's a real challenge now.) BUG - Sometimes you will get your marshal stuck in crusade mode, just lose a battle to restore.
  8. No change on country special units

AI

Units Overhaul

Morale and Commander Impact

For more detailed list of changes see changelog.

  • Other :

There is a Hardcore Mod which is a multiplier of the AI gold income and an AI behavior redraw, it changes EASY / NORMAL and HARD Mode, please install this with caution, it's not fully tested and maybe unplayable !

Easy : AI get 500% Gold and is more aggressive than in regular hard - Much more Economy and Military check.
Normal : AI get 1000% gold and now create more elite units and use more fortified camp
Hard(core) : AI get 2000% gold and will make your life end.

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How to Install :
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- Download the last version here : Moddb.com

- Install the mod with the installer (very easy)
- When prompted install 2 unofficial patch for HD, the first will patch the game for HD resolution and the second one is here to prevent any error or bugs. You will be prompted to send me report, I only use these report to find issue.

IF THE SCREEN DON'T FIT TO YOUR SCREEN PLEASE RUN "Screen Bug Fix" UNDER YOUR APPLICATIONS SHORTCUTS (Start button > Applications > KoH) ! THANKS !

When you start the game, you'll see changes (intro, buildings, music, ... etc.)

Official patchs are included into the installer, work with Steam / Gog and DVD copy.

You assume playing over a legal copy of the game, this patch isn't a cracked version of the game, you need to have already downloaded the original content to play.

Thank you !

RSS Files
HD-Patch Only (FR/EN/DE)

HD-Patch Only (FR/EN/DE)

Full Version 2 comments

Size optimized version and minor UI Fix for all resolution Support 3 language and 3 resolutions

Ultimate Edition - with HD-Patch (FR/EN/DE)

Ultimate Edition - with HD-Patch (FR/EN/DE)

Full Version 13 comments

Otherwise, Welcome to KoH Ultimate ! This is the last update. KoH 2 is coming so wait for summer :)

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LuckyLe
LuckyLe

cant you release a SIMPLE, HD only patch/fix without all the other addons, i want to play vanilla game in hd thats all. No economy, no military tweaks etc.

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daenzor
daenzor

Hello everyone!
I've fixed the scaling problem in my case.
I have 2 monitors installed (1920x1080 as primary and 1680x1050). During first installation both of them were enabled and game started in up-scaled resolution(3840x2160) so I can see only 1/4 of game. That was because patch detected video modes for second monitor and didn't found full HD.
After I disabled (programmatically) second non full HD monitor and reinstall patch, then everything start to work perfect!

Hope it helps somebody =)

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rebmun187
rebmun187

Hej, so I got the Steam game, installed the Ultimate patch.
The problem that I have is that the screen is not scaled at all. Resolution is 1920x1080
I have attached a screenshot of the problem.

Can anyone explain what to do? alt+enter doesnt work
I have tried the Fix screen mentioned in the original installation post, it does nothing.

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quang17644
quang17644

Hello, i have a problem which i guess had something to do with the HD patch. When i start installing i did not change anything in the setup where you select components you want to install. Then after the extractin part the 1.03 and 1.05 patching said that "Knights of Honor is not installed, please install and run this patch again", i assume it's normal bc i already have the game update to 1.05. Then i go through the EXE patcher, press "Installed" and it said "Patching Complete". When i click "Quit" then a "Patch error" message pop up: "Please report this issue, you can see the error_log.xls on desktop or would you like to send the report on the dev's server? Yes/No". Honestly i dont understand what's this mean bc there are no error_log.xls on my desktop and when i click Yes, nothing happened.
Then a C program Administrator Image... something start running with "success" "success" "success" and after a few seconds it goes away and i completing the setup.
The problem is the game launch on the corner of the screen and when i run "KOH - FIX Screen Bug(1920x1080)", i had the same error message that i describe above.
The Ultimate mod seem to work fine bc the intro and UI is different from the base game but i cant play bc the screen is not in the correct position.
Anyone had the same issue? Appreciate any help. Thanks

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MadDogGreet69
MadDogGreet69

Hey, i use the 1366x768 patch however when i start the game it tells me that the resolution is 1366x1280. How do i fix this?

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togr99
togr99

Hi, i rly hope this treath is still active :)).

So i installed this mod on my PC with 1440x900 res, hoping i will be able to run a game in 1368x760.
I selcted instaling that ressolution + Ultimate Edition.
But when i run a game my monitor showed it was out of range and game runed on 3/4 on monitor screen. I was looking for fixes but since in my folder there was no "tools/ fix 1368x768..." folder, there was just rare game... So i uninstaled Ultimate Edition, so i could play at least original game. But the bug is still here! I even reinstaled KoH several times to diferent HDDs! But the bug is still here and i am not able to play the game anymore... Please help me O.O, thank you…

P.S. This is screenshot how the game looks like (plus monitor shows its out of range..)
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LuckyLe
LuckyLe

same here

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togr99
togr99

Thank you! Thats exaxctly what i needed to find. Imidietly fixed :)

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Menssie
Menssie

Hello, there are probably some files left after uninstalling game.
Try this:
-First uninstall Ultimate Edition if you still have it, than uninstall game.
-Go to C:\Users\******\AppData\Roaming\ and delete Black Sea Studios folder if there.
- Install and run game.

(*****this is your pc name folder. If you can't find AppData there, paste or write the rest of above given address into the address bar)

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Gazatus Creator
Gazatus

Thanks Menssie for doing support ! You are the best !

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