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FORNOVO 1495

FORNOVO 1495

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FORNOVO 1495
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Fornovo 1495 is the story of the first 'War of Italy', with the expedition of French king Charles VIII against Naples. The French objective is to capture the key city of Naples and keep it against their adversaries. Their foes, the Italian League, must beat and repel the French armies outside of Italy by setting up a large coalition with the Papacy, Spain, Venice and Milan.

Title
Wars Across the World: Fornovo 1495
Genre
Historical, Strategy
Period
Medieval
Developper
Strategiae
Editor
Plug In Digital
Language
Release Date
April 12 2019
new
2,99 €
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Fornovo 1495 is the story of the first 'War of Italy', with the expedition of French king Charles VIII against Naples. The French objective is to capture the key city of Naples and keep it against their adversaries. Their foes, the Italian League, must beat and repel the French armies outside of Italy by setting up a large coalition with the Papacy, Spain, Venice and Milan.

 

Fornovo 1495 is played in 15 turns, each representing a fortnight, between August 1494 and October 1495. Two players, France and the Italian League, are facing each other in the First War of Italy, at the start of the Renaissance.

  • The French have an impressive army made of knights, Swiss pikemen and guns.
  • The Italian League is quite weak at the beginning, but thanks to the crafty diplomacy of Pope Alexander VI Borgia, it will be able to create a large force able to push the French out of Italy.

Be careful to some turncoat Italian states that can switch sides at any time!

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: 1h30.

Favored Side: none.

Hardest to Play: League.

Introduction

Fornovo 1495 is the story of the first 'War of Italy', with the expedition of French king Charles VIII against Naples. The French objective is to capture the key city of Naples and keep it against their adversaries. Their foes, the Italian League, must beat and repel the French armies outside of Italy by setting up a large coalition with the Papacy, Spain, Venice and Milan.

 

Fornovo 1495 is played in 15 turns, each representing a fortnight, between August 1494 and October 1495. Two players, France and the Italian League, are facing each other in the First War of Italy, at the start of the Renaissance.

  • The French have an impressive army made of knights, Swiss pikemen and guns.
  • The Italian League is quite weak at the beginning, but thanks to the crafty diplomacy of Pope Alexander VI Borgia, it will be able to create a large force able to push the French out of Italy.

Be careful to some turncoat Italian states that can switch sides at any time!

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: 1h30.

Favored Side: none.

Hardest to Play: League.

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