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Guide to all the Rhyes and Fall Mods

Discussion in 'Rhye's and Fall Modmods' started by EdmundIronside, Jul 21, 2018.

  1. EdmundIronside

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    Basic information for all the Rhye's and Fall type mods.
    A rhye's and fall mod features civilizations appearing gradually normally based on historical accuracy, rather than all civs starting at 4000 BC like a traditional Civilization game does. UHV stands for unique historical victories. This is another common feature of these mods, where to win you have to try to complete 3 historical goals unique to each civilization.

    Completeness summary
    * = Unplayable or nearly all features missing
    ** = Playable but with a lot of major features missing
    *** = In a decent condition, but will have some notable missing features
    **** = Should be able to have a good game, may be some minor bugs or minor features missing
    ***** = All features present, little to no bugs present

    ********************************Greek World Mods****************************************************


    Rhye’s and Fall Greek World (Revived Again)

    Summary: "Experience 5000 years of history, from the dawn of civilization to the fall of the classical world."
    It covers the ancient and classical world in Europe, Middle East, and North Africa. If you love your ancient civs such as the Sumerians, Minoans, Elamites, Mycenae, etc, then this is the mod for you. There is also an alpha version (by Arkaeyn), an alpha patch (by Spaceman98) and a beta version (by EdmundIronside) of this mod available for download. However bluepotato's version is by far the most stable and complete version, and is the one you should play.
    Map: Middle East, Europe, North Africa
    Time period: 4400 BC - 600 AD
    Add on: Original Creation
    Completeness: ****
    Modder in charge currently: bluepotato
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/thre...fall-of-the-greek-world-revived-again.654019/
    Download: https://github.com/bptato/RFC-Greek-World/archive/v1.8.zip


    ********************************History of the World Mods******************************************

    Rhye’s and Fall of Civilization
    Summary
    : "This mod doesn't feature loads of new units, civilization and other "stuff", and doesn't break the core of the game: fortunately Civ4 is a much better game than Civ3, so it won't need as much rebalancing. It just revolves around re-enacting the development of the Earth, coming close to being a simulator.."
    The original mod that spawned a thousand imitators. However you will probably want to play Dawn of Civilization, unless you don't like all the changes and additions that have been made, and prefer a more stripped down game.
    Map: World
    Time period: 3000 BC - 2020 AD
    Add on: Original Creation
    Completeness: *****
    Modder in charge currently: None (formerly Rhye's)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/welcome-here.176752/
    Download: http://rhye.civfanatics.net/pages/civ4-RFC-downloads.php


    Rhye’s and Fall - Dawn of Civilization
    Summary
    : "RFC is not in active development anymore, but in my opinion there are still many ways to improve on it to make it an even better history simulator and an even better game. In this way, Dawn of Civilization intends to become RFC's spiritual successor in continuing where it left off." Adds more civilization and much greater depth to the original mod. One of the most popular Civ mods ever.
    Map: World
    Time period: 3000 BC - 2020 AD
    Add on: Rhyes and Fall Original
    Completeness: *****
    Modder in charge currently: Leoreth
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/welcome-to-dawn-of-civilization.533861/
    Download: https://forums.civfanatics.com/resources/dawn-of-civilization.14674/


    Rhye’s and Fall - Civilizations Reborn
    Summary
    : "Civilizations Reborn is mod that prioritizes the addition of new civilizations and other features without feeling too different from DoC." Adds a load of new Civs including ones created by other DOC modders, plus a few other minor additions and changes.
    Map: World
    Time period: 3000 BC - 2020 AD
    Add on: Dawn of Civilization
    Completeness: *****
    Modder in charge currently: 1SDAN
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/civilizations-reborn.650169/
    Download: https://github.com/earthcrafterman/Civilization-Reborn/tree/CivilizationsReborn


    Rhye’s and Fall - Sunset of Civilization
    Summary
    : “Welcome one and all to the grand reboot of my personal modmod, now with a more creative and less narcissistic name!...Well, what did I retain from old Dawn of Knoedel then? Mostly a few minor things like some more Independent cities, Taoism being founded upon construction of a Confucian Temple, Cultural Golden Ages at certain thresholds etc." Offers a variety of tweaks for DOC particularly when it comes to civics.
    Map: World
    Time period: 3000 BC - 2020 AD
    Add on: Dawn of Civilization
    Completeness: *****
    Modder in charge currently: Imp. Knoedel
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/modmod-sunset-of-civilization.640028/
    Download: https://github.com/Imperator-Knoedel/Sunset


    RFC Civilizations in Abundance
    Summary
    : "New modmod of Rhye's and Fall of Civilization Marathon, that will feature all the civilizations playable in the original game (including Warlords and BtS)."
    Map: World
    Time period: 3000 BC - 2020 AD
    Add on: Rhyes and Fall Original
    Completeness: *****
    Modder in charge currently: None (formerly Jarkov)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/rfc-civilizations-in-abundance.400112/
    Download: http://www.mediafire.com/download/9s684b45k6x488b/RFC+Civilizations+in+Abundance.rar


    Varietas Dialectat for Rhye's and Fall
    Summary
    : "This is an add-on for Rhye's and Fall for BTS which adds Ethnically Diverse Units from the magnificent Varietas Delectat mod"
    Map: World
    Time period: 3000 BC - 2020 AD
    Add on: Rhyes and Fall Original
    Completeness: *****
    Modder in charge currently: None (formerly Lone Wolf)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/varietas-delectat-for-rhyes-and-fall.279708/
    Download: https://onedrive.live.com/?cid=fcff34e86162627b&id=FCFF34E86162627B!52386&authkey=!AAYaE_e996N4EjY


    Project Synthesis
    Summary: “The goal of this mod is to combine the greatest modmods of RFC and greatest mods of BTS into one, nice, mod." Adds a mixture of features from the Original Rhyes and Fall and from Dawn of Civilization. A kind of halfway mod between the two, more in depth than the original, but less in depth than Dawn of Civilization.
    Map: World
    Time period: 3000 BC - 2020 AD
    Add on: RFC Dawn of Civilization
    Completeness: ****
    Modder in charge currently: None (formerly Linkman226)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/project-synthesis.414130/
    Download: Link not functional (waiting on someone to re-upload).


    RFC Equestria
    Summary: "This modmod of Rhye's and fall of Civilization adds Equestria as a full and largely playable civilization without removing of any of the other civilizations from the game."
    Map: World
    Time period: 3000 BC - 2020 AD
    Add on: Rhyes and Fall Original
    Completeness: *****
    Modder in charge currently: None (formerly Clanky4)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/rfc-equestria.541793/
    Download: https://forums.civfanatics.com/resources/rfc-equestria.23578/


    Rhye's and Fall Historical Scenarios
    Summary: “It is a set of scenarios made for excellent Rhye's and Fall of Civilization (RFC) mod."
    Map: World
    Time period: 3000 BC - 2020 AD
    Add on: Rhyes and Fall Original
    Completeness: ***
    Modder in charge currently: None (formerly MarkyParky)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/thre...-of-civilization-historical-scenarios.290103/
    Download: https://forums.civfanatics.com/thre...-of-civilization-historical-scenarios.290103/


    ********************************History of Europe Mods******************************************

    Rhye’s and Fall - Europe

    Summary
    : "In order to simulate a time period (500 - 1800 AD) and region in greater depth we've created a new huge map of Europe with new resources and new terrain. We've also added new civilizations, a new tech tree, new units, new civics, new corporations, new buildings and wonders. Religion, so critical in this period, has been made much more important."
    Map: Europe
    Time period: 500 AD - 1800 AD
    Add on: Original Creation
    Completeness: *****
    Modder in charge currently: AbsintheRed
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/rhyes-and-fall-of-europe-starting-information.363679/
    Download: https://sourceforge.net/projects/rfceurope/files/RFCEurope_1.5.zip/download


    RFCE++
    Summary
    : Adds several new civilizations and a new scenario to RFC Europe. Note that this is not an add on to the most recent version of RFCE.
    Map: Europe
    Time period: 500 AD - 1800 AD
    Add on: Rhye's and Fall - Europe
    Completeness: ****
    Modder in charge currently: None (formerly Morholt)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/rfce-beta.446578/
    Download: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B0cwKm0_JiHNX3diTWpETlNiOTA/view


    ********************************Sword of Islam Mods******************************************

    The Sword of Islam
    Summary
    : "The Sword of Islam is a RFC modmod that follows the history of the Middle East from Contantinople to Delhi, through the Middle Ages up until 17th century, featuring the Byzantine Empire, Crusades, Turkic and Mongol invasions, Rajput and Mughal kings, and more."
    Map: Middle East
    Time period: 575 AD - 1700 AD
    Add on: Original Creation
    Completeness: *****
    Modder in charge currently: None (formerly embryodead)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/the-sword-of-islam-rfc-medieval-middle-east.373155/
    Download: https://forums.civfanatics.com/resources/the-sword-of-islam-rfc-medieval-middle-east.15100/


    The Sword of Islam Expanded
    Summary
    : "This is a modmodmod for the Sword of Islam that expands the map by 15 tiles to the east adding Greece, most of the Balkans, and eastern Libya. This was done because Greece was so crucial to the Byzantines and Ottomans that it seemed wrong not having it in the original mod."
    Map: Middle East
    Time period: 575 AD - 1700 AD
    Add on: Sword of Islam
    Completeness: ***
    Modder in charge currently: None (formerly AtlantaMarty)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/modmodmod-soi-expanded.511654/
    Download: http://sourceforge.net/projects/theswordofislamexpanded/files/?


    ********************************Classical World Mods******************************************

    RFC Classical World
    Summary
    : "An RFC mod set in eurasia/north africa in the classical age (300BC-850AD), featuring 44 playable civs including the Ptolemys, Seleucids, Kushans, Parthians, Sassanids, 7 Indian dynasties, 6 Chinese dynasties, Romans, Byzantines, Axumites and even Khazars, Visigoths, Ostrogoths and Vandals. Rise and fall, plague, stability, and mercenaries are all included, as are custom corporations, new religions and historic barbarian spawns."
    Map: Eurasia & North Africa
    Time period: 300 BC - 850 AD
    Add on: Original Creation
    Completeness: ****
    Modder in charge currently: srpt
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/rfc-classical-world.448413/ also see https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/new-version-coming.653814/
    Download: https://onedrive.live.com/?cid=5beab366f2232722&id=5BEAB366F2232722!107&authkey=!AMQnPRQRL-pBaB8


    RFC Classical World ++
    Summary
    : Mod which looks to enhance the Classical World mod through adding new features and balancing.
    Map: Eurasia & North Africa
    Time period: 300 BC - 850 AD
    Add on: RFC Classical World
    Completeness: ****
    Modder in charge currently: Sitalkas
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/rfc-classical-world.647955/
    Download: https://sourceforge.net/projects/rfc-classical-world-plus-plus/files/RFC Classical World.7z/download


    ********************************Randomized World Mods******************************************

    RFC Rand
    Summary
    : "Rhye's and Fall RAND is a project that tries to offer something halfway between RFC and standard Civ. All the great additions of RFC, such as stability, historical spawn dates, congresses, victory conditions and the UPs are in!"
    Map: World
    Time period: 3000 BC - 2020 AD
    Add on: Original creation
    Completeness: ****
    Modder in charge currently: None (formerly Rhye)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/welcome-to-the-rfc-rand-sub-forum.284069/
    Download: http://forums.civfanatics.com/downloads.php?do=file&id=10152


    RFC Rand Unofficial Patch
    Summary
    : A patch for some of the errors noted in RFC Rand
    Map: World
    Time period: 3000 BC - 2020 AD
    Add on: RFC Rand
    Completeness: *****
    Modder in charge currently: None (formerly Fierabras)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/rfc-rand-unofficial-patch.522131/
    Download: https://github.com/frankstrater/RFC-RAND-UP


    Rhye's and Fall Rand Plus
    Summary
    :
    "There seems to be not much interest in RAND. I aim to at least make it slightly more appealing." Adds a few other mods such as Movie Mod from BAT. Also makes some tweaks and fixes.
    Map: World
    Time period: 3000 BC - 2020 AD
    Add on: RFC Rand
    Completeness: ****
    Modder in charge currently: None (formerly migck)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/rhyes-and-fall-rand-plus.460549/
    Download: https://sourceforge.net/projects/rfcrandplus/files/


    ********************************Asia Mods******************************************

    RFC Asia
    Summary
    :" Rhye's and Fall of Asia tries to put the whole concept into the History of Asia, which has been treated negligent so far. This required an overhaul of the units, buildings, techs and, of course, civilizations."
    Map:India, China, North East Asia, South East Asia.
    Time period: 3000 BC - 1500 AD
    Add on: Original Creation
    Completeness: ****
    Modder in charge currently: None (formerly civ-addicted)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/rhyes-and-fall-of-asia-version-1-3.520549/
    Download: https://sourceforge.net/projects/rfca-unm/files/RFCA v1.3.7z/download


    ********************************India Mods******************************************

    A thousand Ages of Gold: RFC India
    Summary
    : This mod covers India from 900 BC to 1800 AD. It features up to 60 civilizations!
    Map: India
    Time period: 900 BC - 1800 AD
    Add on: Original Creation
    Completeness: **
    Modder in charge currently: srpt
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/a-thousand-ages-of-gold-rfc-india.507570/
    Download: https://sourceforge.net/projects/rfcindia/


    ********************************Multiplayer Mods******************************************

    Rhye’s and Fall MP
    Summary
    : "The multiplayer version of Rhye's and Fall of Civilization for Beyond the Sword."
    Map: World
    Time period: 3000 BC - 2020 AD
    Add on: Original Creation
    Completeness: ****
    Modder in charge currently: None (formerly Rhye)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/welcome-to-the-mp-sub-forum.248164/
    Download: https://forums.civfanatics.com/resources/rhyes-and-fall-improved-mp-patch.24218/

    Rhye’s and Fall Improved MP
    Summary:
    Some tweaks and improvements made to R&F MP.
    Map: World
    Time period: 3000 BC - 2020 AD
    Add on: Rhye’s and Fall MP
    Completeness: *****
    Modder in charge currently:
    None (formerly DarkLunaPhantom)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/improved-mp.550573/
    Download: https://forums.civfanatics.com/resources/rhyes-and-fall-improved-mp-patch.24218/



    ********************************Mods in Early Developmental Stages*****************************

    Rhye's and Fall of Britannia
    Summary
    : "It is a medieval mod based on the Dark Ages to the War of the Roses in the British Isles."
    Map: Britain
    Time period: 400 AD - 1400 AD
    Add on: Original Creation
    Completeness: *
    Modder in charge currently
    : None (formerly Gem Hound)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/rhyes-and-fall-of-britannia.438908/
    Download: https://app.assembla.com/spaces/rfc-britannia/subversion/source


    Rhye's and Fall South and South East Asia
    Summary
    : "Rhye's and fall of Civilization modmod about South and Southeast Ansia.
    Map: India & South East Asia
    Time period: 350 BC - 1800 AD
    Add on: Original Creation
    Completeness: **
    Modder in charge currently
    : None (formerly civCiv5)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/rfc-south-and-south-east-asia.442641/
    Download: Link not functional (waiting on someone to re-upload).


    RFC Mesoamerica and Andes
    Summary
    : A mod covering Mosoamerica and Andes history from the first civilizations till around the early independence movements.
    Map: Mesoamerica and Andes
    Time period: 3500 BC - 1750 AD.
    Add on: Original Creation
    Completeness: *
    Modder in charge currently
    : None (formerly hangman)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/rfc-mesoamerica-and-andes.422360/
    Download: https://forums.civfanatics.com/resources/rfc-mesoamerica-and-andes.20325/


    RFC Antiquity
    Summary
    : A mod covering Mosoamerica and Andes history from the first civilizations till around the early independence movements.
    Map: Europe and Middle East
    Time period: 3000 BC - 476 AD
    Add on: Original Creation
    Completeness: *
    Modder in charge currently
    : None (formerly kravixon)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/rfc-antiquity.310382/
    Download: https://forums.civfanatics.com/attachments/jedirfca-zip.210025/


    RFC Germany
    Summary
    : A mod focused on Germany and surrounding central Europe.
    Map: Europe and Middle East
    Time period: 843 AD - 1871 AD
    Add on: Original Creation
    Completeness: *
    Modder in charge currently
    : None (formerly The Flame8)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/rfc-germania.495540/
    Download: https://forums.civfanatics.com/attachments/rfc-germania-adjustments-civbeyondswordwbsave.354939/


    RFC Africa
    Summary
    : A mod focused on Africa.
    Map: Africa
    Time period: 500 AD - 1800 AD
    Add on: Original Creation
    Completeness: *
    Modder in charge currently
    : None (formerly Kubko)
    For more info: https://forums.civfanatics.com/threads/rfc-africa-helpers-needed.448238/
    Download: https://code.google.com/archive/p/rfc-africa/downloads
     
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    This list of Rhye's and Fall mods is pretty close to complete. Let me know if I have missed any, or if any of the information is incorrect.
     
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    Well, a few years ago I half-jokingly made a modmod of DoC that buffed Watermills to a ludicrous degree to protest how underpowered they were at the time. If you dig through the DoC subforum enough, maybe you can find it. :lol:
     
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    Thanks, updated.


    Challenge accepted!
     
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    Updated.
     
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    Hi
    Well I ran across this thread so I decided to take a look at the different mods, some of which I already played a long time ago. I particulary liked the RFC classical world mod even though I realize that it was never really finished and that it will probably remain like that forever(even though it is listed as complete in the list above). In particular a lot of the UHVs are pretty much broken (about 1 out of 5), so I tried to give the mod a go once more and to at least try to correct the UHVs. So i managged to do that, in fact it wasn't that difficult, most of the errors were just typos in the phyton code. I didn't change any UHVs, I just corrected the code so that it checks for the correct UHVs that the authors of the mods wanted to code. So in attachment are the victory.py file and the CIV4GameText_RFCCW_Victory.xml file. Just put the first one in the /assets/phyton folder and the second in the /assests/xml/text folder. Most of the changes were made to the victory.py file, the XML file I modified only when there was an obvious typo (like wrong year number or "in" insted of "by" or similar). All the UHVs should work correctly now expect for the Tamil Chola UHV2 (because the Grand Anicut wonder is broken) and the Tamil Pandya UHV2 (because corporations are broken) and I can't fix that by just modifing the victory.py file. I hope this will be helpful to somebody, if there are still people who play these mods after all this time.
     

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    If you included RFC Britannia (which instantly CtDs on start), you could add RFC Antiquity as well.
    From what I've gathered, the mod died as soon as RFGW development started, but they made a nice map and a basic mod (without new civs or RFC features) which can be downloaded here. There's also an improved version of the map here.
     
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    I need to update this list anyway as some of the links need updating. RFCGW and RFC Classical World in particular have had a lot of notable changes in their development. I will add RFC Britannia and RFC Antiquity when I update the list. I still hope to do some work on RFC Britannia. Maybe use RFCGW as the base mod (which has the code I am most familiar with) and importing the map for Britannia into it. However this summer will be the absolute earliest that I might have the time to try that.
     
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    Okay I have updated the list of RFC mods. I have tried to streamline it and make it more user friendly. I hope people find it helpful!
     
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    You misspelt formerly
     
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    Fixed.
     

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