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The Old Realms is a fan made mod project for the game Mount & Blade: Bannerlord. This project is 100% unofficial and in no way endorsed by Games Workshop. We do not accept donations nor do we receive any money from this project.

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Introduction:

Update time! We did say we’d be a little quiet as we made headway with our next update, but we still have some wonderful new additions to show you guys!

A small announcement also! We have officially formed an internal testing and QA team, which is currently looking for more members, if you have a lot of time on your hands and have a passion for breaking games then please head on over to our discord and message the head of QA: R4AMPZY.

3D
Starting with 3D and the fearsome Demigryphs we previously revealed, they have multiple armour variants to truly bring their majesty into battle!demigryph armor 001

demigryph armor 002

We will also continue to slowly add variety to the Empire now that the foundations are more or less there, and there are never enough hats or helmets!

empire helm

The vampire armies will now be seen carrying this display of power into battles as their elite units tear your armies to shreds

vampire count banner

Finally our campaign map has a whole suite of new assets that will spice up the Old World, not only this but in future they may be used in a variety of ways such as points of interest and more!

empire ruins

nuln bridge

vampire ruins

Environment

We also have some very alluring new battle maps to fight across or immerse yourself in! Including a new imperial tavern design, a rework of our Chaos Portal map and much more!

battlemap forest

battlemap plain river

battlemap plain road

battlemap rocky field ruins

battlemap swamp

chaos map

empire tavern 003

empire tavern 004

empire tavern 001

empire tavern 002

2D

Our 2D team have some very stylish new concepts to show off what some of the new additions to our troop trees and Renowned Regiments will look like!

vampire countess

nuln ironsider

Followed by a very haunting look into the regal halls of the Vampire Counts

vampire count keeproyal hall co

Code

In preparation for the next release cannons and their function within battles is becoming finalised, work is also being done on a new status and effects system for items and combat but we’ll go into more detail about that soon!

Lore

The lore department have worked towards getting the new troop trees into the game and balance testing them, soon these new units will be in your hands! Work doesn’t stop there however; they are also coming up with the troop tree concepts for all future factions which we will be very excited to show in coming updates!

The lore team will also be holding a small competition with our wonderful community soon, with the exciting opportunity for some of you to get your very own companion into the game! We’ll release a more detailed announcement soon.

We are still looking for Sound Engineers/Artists, 3D artists, Sceners and C# Coders. If you are interested in any of these roles, or any of the others, feel free to head over to our #applications channel on the discord! Everyone is completely welcome.

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