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Crusader Kings III

Paradox Development Studio brings you the sequel to one of the most popular strategy games ever made. Crusader Kings III is the heir to a long legacy of historical grand strategy experiences and arrives with a host of new ways to ensure the success of your royal house.

HISTORY

  •  Choose a royal or noble house from a number of realms on a map that stretches from Iceland to India, from the Arctic Circle to Central Africa.
  •  Guide a dynasty through the centuries, ensuring the security and power of each new generation. Gather new lands and titles to cement your legacy.
  •  Be a pious king to bring the religious powers to your side, or strike out on your own, designing your own splinter religion and earning everlasting fame or eternal damnation.
  •  Knights, peasant revolts, pilgrimages, Viking raiders...experience the drama and pageantry of the Middle Ages.

CHARACTER

  •  Adopt one of five different lifestyles, perfecting your skills in military strategy or kingdom management.
  •  Acquire character traits that will guide your actions, but beware if you act against your nature! The stress from denying your truest self could bring a new host of troubles!
  •  Choose appropriate guardians for your heirs, or train them yourself. But what do you do if the legal heir is not quite up to the job?
  •  Violent characters may develop a fearsome reputation, cowering your timid subjects into obedience with the dread you inspire.

WARFARE

  •  Recruit man-at-arms units and powerful knights to supplement your royal levies.
  •  Research new technologies to increase the wealth and military might of your realm.
  •  Hire mercenaries and Holy Orders for your major wars.
  •  Supplement your income with ransomed prisoners or raiding parties on neighboring realms.

INTRIGUE

  •  Use your spymaster to discover plots against your dynasty and your rule.
  •  Recruit agents to assist your schemes to undermine or murder anyone who stands between you and power.
  •  Seduce other characters for love or political power.
  •  Gather information for blackmailing purposes or call in favors whenever your plans need an extra bit of influence.
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Information about

Crusader Kings III

Developer: Paradox Development

SP/MP: Single-player
Setting: Historical
Genre: Strategy-RPG
Combat: Turn-based
Play-time: Unlimited
Voice-acting: None

Regions & platforms
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· Platform: PC
· Expected at 2020-09-02
· Publisher: Paradox Interactive