TECHNICAL INFO:
This is Balkan 2: Revolution Started is a Mount and Blade: Warband mod set during the revolutions and rebellions in the Balkans in the 1820's.


DESCRIPTION:
Welcome, traveler, to the turbulent land of the Balkan Peninsula. Here, in the shadows and passes of the Dinaric Alps, the valleys of the Danube and the mountains of the Peloponnese - war has been a part of everyday life for hundreds of years. Nations, cultures and religions have been clashing here since before our fathers' fathers can remember. The old Ottoman and Austrian empires currently struggle to keep the order within their borders, while the fires of independence are once again burning brightly in the hearts of Greeks, Romanians, Albanians, Bosnians, Serbs and Croats. Bloody insurrections and rebellions have resulted in independence or autonomy for some of these nations, while others are still fighting, or otherwise biding their time, waiting for a chance.
Arriving on the shores of the Adriatic, and setting foot in this land full of danger and opportunity, you decide to...


Take a river ferry to Belgrade, in the Principality of Serbia:
Approaching the spot where the Danube meets the Sava, you catch the sight of the walls and towers of the Belgrade fortress on a ridge above the city. The ferry captain tells you it is called „Kalemegdan fort“ by the locals. The banners of Prince Miloš Obrenović are fluttering in the morning breeze. Even though the new Prince initially made Kragujevac further south his capital, you immediately understand that this is the actual heart of the newly independent Serbian state. Once you set foot in the town, you notice many testaments of the town's Ottoman past, like the many Minaret towers piercing the skies. It is obvious that the city has only recently been liberated from the Ottomans and its future, you can sense, is yet unclear.
The ferry captain accompanies you in a tour of the city streets, and he tells you about the First and Second Serbian uprisings, led by Đorđe Petrović - Karađorđe and Miloš Obrenović respectively. How the latter arranged the assassination of the former after successfully establishing his rule and Serbia's independence from the Ottoman Empire in 1817.
Immersed in conversation, you didn't even notice when you strayed from the city center, and after a while you hear a strange sound that sends shivers down your spine.


Principality of Wallachia and Principality of Moldavia
They are already the autonomus Principalities of the Ottoman Empire but it seems they are trying to rebel against them and unificate.


Ride in with an Albanian hunting party to the Pashalik of Joannina
You reach the shores of lake Pamvotis, in the Ottoman controlled region of Epirus. Here stands the city of Ioannina, the seat of the Albanian lord Ali Pasha of Tepelena. On the very peak of the western shoreline stands the Fehtiye mosque, its minaret dominating the view from the lake, the scene completed by the snow-capped Mitsikeli mountains in the background. The beautiful scenery is in contrast with the reputation of the rebellious lord of this city. Ali Pasha is described by his enemies as a ruthless and uncontrollable bandit, who is out of the Ottoman empire's reach and rules as an independent ruler. Yet, from what you hear in the streets, Ali Pasha is not simply a brainless looter. Indeed, he has designs on liberating the entire Albanian people, and even joining forces with the rebellious Greeks who are once again clamoring for independence.
Walking among the streets, you notice that there are twice as many Orthodox churches as there are mosques in the city, but the Greek majority is frightened to speak ill of their Albanian master. When you find yourself in an entirely Greek neighborhood, however, they start cursing at you, mistaking you for a spy of Ali Pasha. You attempt to back away, but it seems it's too late, you are going to have to defend yourself.


Hellenic Kingdom
Antic civilization which have fallen into the muslim conquerors hands. Know they are here to bring back its Ancient glory and make their county independent.


Take a carriage to Zagreb, in the Triune Kingdom of Croatia, Slavonia and Dalmatia

You follow the river Sava until you reach the southern slopes of the Medvednica mountain. The high tower of the Zagreb cathedral is visible from a distance as you approach the steep terrain on which the town is located. The upper town of Gradec is situated opposite the clerical settlement called Kaptol, which includes the cathedral and a seminary. Underneath Gradec is a long street made up of two rows of houses, called Ilica, which ends in a large square. Together, these settlements have merged to form the city of Zagreb. As you make your way through the Stone Gate and onto the streets of the upper town, you hear a group of young men discussing politics.
(…)


Join and walk with a donkey caravan heading to Sarajevo, capital of Bosnia
You arrive in the narrow valley of the Miljacka river, surrounded by several mountains and hills. Here, in the heart of Bosnia, lies the old city of Sarajevo. Even though you were told it was almost completely destroyed by Austrian troops over a hundred years ago, the city looks more alive than anything you have ever seen. Crowded neighborhoods, called Mahalas, encompass both banks of the Miljacka, connected by several stone bridges. You can see two castles on the hills above the city - the locals tell you that they are called “Bijela tabija“ and “Žuta tabija“, meaning “White castle &Yellow castle”. The people seem friendly and relaxed, but all is not peaceful in Bosnia. The Ottoman Sultan has recently granted autonomy to the rebellious Orthodox Serbs across the Drina. What’s worse, he has even granted them some of the land which used to belong to the Eyalet of Bosnia. The Bosnian beys are furious, and insurrection seems inevitable.
Tired from your journey, you walk to the main city square – the Baščaršija, and take a drink from the wooden fountain located there, which you are told is named “Sebilj”. Feeling quite refreshed, you stand up only to realize that the purse in which you kept all your money is gone, and you spot the thief running away in the direction of the river. You chase after him, and when he fails to lose you in the city’s mahalas, he turns around and walks toward you, weapon in hand.


Other factions that are included are Austrian Empire, Ottoman Empire, Metropoly of Montenegro and Bulgarian Revolutionaries


UPCOMING SOON:

  • New town scenes
  • All faction overhauls
  • Artillery system
  • Recruitent in towns
  • Countinue to fight after you are knocked in the battle
  • Freelancer, Diplomacy, PBOD and many others

CREDITS:

Author:

MightyL

Main Developers:

Alfa129

Historians:

erist

Katadromeas

KurtubaZullah

Fitilas

Los Pollos Armandos

Trokenstein

Ugur Bilir

Delchone

demonman

MarinTheMandarin

Enigma (vladko_voivoda)

POMAK_WARRIOR

Wolfgang

Adi von Slav

Blazek

angelofdath

Zash

Master_Altair

Ster_Kopill

Modelers:

KurtubaZullah

Admer

Pio

Wolk

Animator:

Dazzer

Scener:

Zash

Artist:

Fergus_bahr

Ivan

Eldar


Special thanks to other mods developers:

Kawoos Bey and other members of Rise and Fall Developers Team

Quintilius, author and creator of Europe 1805

DrTomas, author and creator of 1257 AD

Nurdbot and other members of Imperial Games

Tony Bugov, the creator of 1794 Kosciuszko Uprising

TheArchedukeOfHell and other developers of Blood and Steel mod

Tufekci_Basi, the creator of Batal_Gazi mod

Developers of CWE mod

Enigma, the author of the April Uprising 1876 mod

Auldman, author of the Twilight of the Sun King mod


ANNOUNCEMENT:

We need more modelers, and sceners so if you want to help us, Join us to our Discord group Discord.gg



MightyL

Leon Vlašić

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As you know the mod has been developing for a long time already and I know some of you are annoyed due to long waiting. Last months I was saying that mod gonna be released at the end of September. As it seems that won't be case but hold one don't get nerved.

I WILL RELEASE THE MOD LATEST ON THE OCTOBER 4th.

No matter how many planned and unplanned features are not added. Majority of work has already been done (factions precisely). For other features I'll try to implement small ones during following two weeks, since the major ones as Diplomacy requires days of implementing which consumes a lot of time. I also didn't have a time to develop mod so much this summer due to various irl duties and events (and sometimes my lack of will for developing).

Basically you will get the mod but not with all features you were expecting for now. Those features would be gradually added during the time. My college starts at October 5th so I won't have time for further developing. Maybe in some pauses between semesters and college years. I would need to see.

That's all from me now

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Hello dear followers! After 4 months of break we are back to developing, but we need more help.

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Hello folks! I am bringing you new dev blog which is talking about Austrian faction.

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Hello dear people. I am writing this article because of our crucial need of sceners.

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Operator_Max1993
Operator_Max1993

finally a ,mod where i get to play as the Greeks and attack the Ottoman Empire

i love this mod alot

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Jozrond
Jozrond

Pozdrav! Nadam se da ste svi dobro i da vas zdravlje služi! 😁
Hoćemo li uskoro dobiti patch gdje su izbačeni gradovi i sela iz native moda? Doslovno to je jedino sto se treba promijeniti, ništa drugo nam više ne treba, a vidim po komentarima da su i drugi tog mišljenja. 😄
Jedino baš ono što bi se više radi zabave nego potrebe moglo napraviti, npr. konji da budu "međimurski konj", "hrvatski hladnokrvnjak", "lipicanac", "bosanski brdski konj", "balkanski magarac" itd, itd... 😂

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Taleran44
Taleran44

The mod is great, they should add banners carried by infantry troops, and add some more infantry and cavalry units.

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Guest
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Pozdrav, ima li u modu slavonskih reklji? To je ona poznata tradicionalna vunena jakna plave boje

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MightyL Creator
MightyL

Nema zasad, nismo se previše fokusirali na civilnu odjeću, a i nisam našao pisane ni slikane izvore da se tada nosila.

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LemmingAid
LemmingAid

Enjoyed the mod but unsure how artillery is supposed to work

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MightyL Creator
MightyL

For now you have to use Cheat Menu to get it

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thisisjustmyusername
thisisjustmyusername

you spelt British incorrectly

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MightyL Creator
MightyL

Ok grammar nazi thank you for a feedback.

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