Pie's Ancient Europe If you like the ancient era, you will love PAE! Never before has a game come so close to the ancient times.... Closer than Rome Total War, Age of Empires and all the other games...... Let's play ancient history as you've never played before... Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4 Column 5 BTS BTS Ancient Era PAE Examples Techs: 92 34 230 Spoke wheels, Cuneiform, Civic Soldiers, ... Units: 123 56 300 Sea Peoples, Shortswordsman, Compositebowman, ... Special Units per CIV: 1 - up to 8 Warband, Principes, Hastati, Triarii, Sacred Band, ... Buildings: 97 56 151 Smoking hut, Vintager, Palisade, Arena, ... Special Buildings per CIV: 1 - up to 10 Stone circles, Gymnasion, Levee, ... National wonders: 14 5 16 Leagues, Mint press, Bible translation, ... World wonders: 48 21 62 Sphinx, Olympic Games, Circus Maximus, ... Projects: 4 (+7 Space) 0 3 Silk road, Akashic Records, St. Anthony monastery, ... Terrain features: 6 5 11 Burnt forest, Dense forest, Fair wind, ... Natural disasters: 0 0 13 Tsunamis, Meteorites, Vulcanoes, ... Bonus resources: 35 26 73 Lead, Tin, Bronze, Terra Cotta, ... Terrain improvements: 23 15 22 Salt mine, Lumber camp, Well, ... City specialists: 14 14 20 Freed slaves, House/Field/Mine slaves, Reservists, ... Unit promotions: 57 46 139 Skirmish, Furor, Parrying, Loyalty, ... Unit ranks (new): 0 0 134 Centurio, Strategos, turtanu, ... Unit formations (new): 0 0 22 Flight, Shield wall, Phalanx, Flank, ... Unit classes: 10 6 13 Spearman, Skirmisher, Chariot, Elephant, ... Civilizations: 34 21 33 Etruscans, Britons, Iberians, Phoenicians, ... Leaders: 52 23 156 Sargon, Agamemnon, Salomon, Trajan, ... Religions: 7 6 13 Zoroastrianism, Celtic, Nordic, Egyptian gods, ... Cults/Corporations: 7 0 9 Isis, Cybele, Mithras, Hellenism, ... Civics: 25 13 36 Dynasty, Diarchy, Codex, ... Events: 159 92 155 Tomb raiders, Spartacus, Trade of women's hair, ... Quests: 18 9 22 Leper colonies, Spread of cults, Provinces, ... The full version of PAE V is finally there! Comment to PAE V: Comment to PAE IV: Comment to PAE III: -------------------- More than 38 new game features: -) An authentic, historical correct tech-tree (Arrowheads, Spoke wheels, runes,...) -) Almost all standard ancient units (ram, slingshooter, skirmisher, threemanchariot,...) -) Historical ancient special units for almost every CIV you never played in other games before. -) Almost every unit has its historical based skin. Even some units have their second skin in classical times. -) All units, buildings, wonders and projects depend on historical facts and some of them are related to religions and/or resources -) An european map with England, Ireland, North-Africa and Asia Minor -) All resources gather from historical maps, even 4 different types of cereals -) 13 religions: Celtic, Nordic, Egypt, Phoenician, Sumerian, Greek, Roman, Zoroastrism, Judaism, Christianity, Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism -) 9 cults/cultures (corporations): like Isis, Mithras, Cybele, Hellenism,... -) Units can defect to other CIVs during fight -) Plot culture changes during won/lost battles -) Mercenaries ! Merchants ! Pirates ! Sea peoples ! -) An amazing slave feature! -) Ranged attack with archers and catapults (1 plot only). AI knows to use! -) Religious expulsion with consquences ! -) Roman roads (can only be built by legions and mercenary legions)! -) Terrain tundra and desert can not be settled. Endless barbarians ! -) Rivers, desert and tundra are natural borders (-25%, -50%, -75% defence) -) Leprosy and plague haunt unhealthy cities -) Christianity earns importance (slavery revolts) -) Colony and Province Feature (with Auxiliary units) -) Lots of wonders! -) Fog of war gets black again -) Exciting Sea Peoples, Huns and Viking invasion -) More promotion steps (up to 5) -) Lots of historical special buildings, special units and elite units! -) Different city and unit skins! -) A great new vassal feature -) Ship feature -) Wine distribution! -) Automated battlefield experience (promotions) -) Veteran unit commendations -) Unit ranking -) Distribution of some bonus resources -) Hire or send mercenaries -) Army supply -) Provincial capitals and more ... Multilingual: Yes (all important texts are now available in all 5 languages!) English: 100% German: 100% Spanish: 98.7% French: 84.3% Italian: 67.5% (Pedia texts can contain English material) Multiplayer: Yes Random Maps: Yes For Version: CIV IV BTS 3.19 For WINDOWS & MAC Users(!) ---------------------- PAE V: Lots of movies (made by mourndraken): LINK ------------------ go to the DOWNLOAD-Thread of PAE ------------------ PAE Avatar Creator Examples: Spoiler : If you're looking for a new avatar and you have great fun in playing this mod, don't hesitate to choose of of those buttons. If you make scenarios, graphics, commit ideas or just play it, show everyone that you are a supporter. Choose the maximum size of what the forum allows you to use. Size 66x66 Size 99x99 FAQs - Frequently Asked Questions are ingame (PAE concepts) Screenshots Spoiler : Lots of wild animals. Be careful! After some turns the celts settle down in north Italy and Carthage does on the islands Pirates can be build by everybody. This one is fleeing from the Greeks. Cultural borders can change during battles. In this case the Phoenicians used the defence malus of the desert against the Babylonians next to their city. If you miss the real ancient feeling, all ancient facets you know from books and films and the great roman scenario from CIV III, then ... ... try out and post your comments here.