BYZANTIUM 1116

BYZANTIUM 1116

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BYZANTIUM 1116
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Byzantium 1116, the reconquest of Anatolia by Byzantine Emperor Alexius Comene, against the Seljuk Turks. The Turks, recently weakened by the passage of the First Crusade, are attempting to capture the last Byzantine strongholds before the latter can return in force and counter attack.

Title
Wars Across the World: Byzantium 1116
Genre
Historical, Strategy
Period
Medieval
Developper
Strategiae
Editor
Plug In Digital
Language
Release Date
July 26 2018
2,99 €
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Byzantium 1116, the reconquest of Anatolia by Byzantine Emperor Alexius Comene, against the Seljuk Turks. The Turks, recently weakened by the passage of the First Crusade, are attempting to capture the last Byzantine strongholds before the latter can return in force and counter attack.

Byzantium 1116 lasts 18 turns, each representing a quarter between the Fall of 1112 AD and the Winter of 1116 AD. Both players attempt to capture the highlands of central Anatolia and their fortresses.

  • The Seljuk Turks player has many horsemen and archers, and holds the initiative at the start, to capture the last remaining Byzantine strongholds. With the loot, they can raise numerous forces.
  • The Byzantine player, although he also has a strong cavalry, must first expand his army and hire mercenaries to reverse the trend, and possibly capture the enemy's capital, Iconium.

The game's event cards allow full replay ability thanks to the numerous various situations that they create on the diplomatic, military, political or economical fields.

 

Estimated Playtime: 3h00.

Favored Side: none.

Hardest to Play: Seljukides.

Introduction

Byzantium 1116, the reconquest of Anatolia by Byzantine Emperor Alexius Comene, against the Seljuk Turks. The Turks, recently weakened by the passage of the First Crusade, are attempting to capture the last Byzantine strongholds before the latter can return in force and counter attack.

Byzantium 1116 lasts 18 turns, each representing a quarter between the Fall of 1112 AD and the Winter of 1116 AD. Both players attempt to capture the highlands of central Anatolia and their fortresses.

  • The Seljuk Turks player has many horsemen and archers, and holds the initiative at the start, to capture the last remaining Byzantine strongholds. With the loot, they can raise numerous forces.
  • The Byzantine player, although he also has a strong cavalry, must first expand his army and hire mercenaries to reverse the trend, and possibly capture the enemy's capital, Iconium.

The game's event cards allow full replay ability thanks to the numerous various situations that they create on the diplomatic, military, political or economical fields.

Duration

Estimated Playtime: 3h00.

Favored Side: none.

Hardest to Play: Seljukides.

The Map
Counters
Events cards
Windows
Minimale: 
O/S Version
Windows 7/8
Processor
2.5 GHz Intel Dual Core
RAM
2 Gb
Graphics Card
512 MB NVIDIA GeForce 9600
Network
Not necessary in version 1.00 (DSL connexion sufficient)
Hard Disk space
750 Mb (DLC excluded)
Recommandée: 
O/S Version
Windows 7 or higher
Processor
2.5 GHz Intel Dual Core
RAM
4 Gb
Graphics Card
1024 MB DirectX 11 Compatible
Network
Not necessary in version 1.00 (DSL connexion sufficient)
Hard Disk space
2 Gb (DLC excluded)
Mac OS X
Minimale: 
O/S Version
10.9 or higher
Processor
2.5 GHz Intel Dual Core
RAM
2 Gb
Network
Not necessary in version 1.00 (DSL connexion sufficient)
Hard Disk space
750 Mb (DLC excluded)
Recommandée: 
O/S Version
10.9 or higher
Processor
2.5 GHz Intel Dual Core
RAM
4 Gb
Network
Not necessary in version 1.00 (DSL connexion sufficient)
Hard Disk space
2 Gb (DLC excluded)
Documentation
Scenario Presentation