One of the best strategy game for this year is Crusader Kings II. Crusader Kings II is a great strategy game developed and published by Paradox Interactive as a follow up to Crusader Kings. It was released on 14 February 2012 for Microsoft Windows, with a positive reviews and was released on May 24, 2012 for Mac OS X version by Paradox Interactive.
The game Crusader Kings II can be described as a dynasty simulator where the player controls a medieval dynasty from 1066 to 1453. Through the strategic use of marriages and murders, among many others, the player tries to achieve success for the dynasty. The simulation is indefinite, that the definition of “success” is entirely determined by the player.
The game uses a genetic system and education, where children will inherit the characteristics, culture, religion and skills of parents and teacher. This adds an additional strategy for marriages where one player will attempt to replicate the best people to maximize the quality of future offspring.
There are five levels of power in the game; Four of whom played: Barons (unplayable), Counts / Earls, dukes, kings and emperors. Emperor positions are extremely rare, with only the Holy Roman Empire and the Byzantine Emperor established in 1066 and emperor of the Latin that appear later in the game.
Crusader Kings II Game ScreenShots
Crusader Kings II System Requirements
- Operating System: XP/Vista/Windows 7
- Processor: Intel Pentium IV 2.4 GHz or AMD 3500+
- Memory: 2 GB RAM
- Hard Disk Space: 2 GB
- Video Card: NVIDIA GeForce 8800 or ATI Radeon X1900, 512mb graphics memory required.
- DirectX: 9.0c
- Sound: Direct X-compatible sound card
- Additional: 3-button mouse and keyboard
Crusader Kings II Direct Download Link
file size: 2.37 GB
Crusader Kings II: Holy Fury + Previous (Win)
file size: 2.79 GB
Crusader Kings II: Holy Fury + Patches (3.2.0) (Win)