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Victoria II PC

Victoria II is a sequel to Victoria: Empire Under the Sun strategy game published in 2003. Players have the opportunity to lead one of the more than 200 countries and manage its fate over a hundred years (1835-1939).

Strategy | Economic | RTS | war strategy | 19th century

PC / Windows
Victoria II cover

publisher: Paradox Interactive

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Game mode: single / multiplayer

Multiplayer mode: local network / Internet, players: 1-8

English language game language: English

game release date for PC:


A sequel to the 2003 cult-hit, with a large devout following around the world. Victoria 2 is a grand strategy game played during the colonial era of the 19th century, where the player takes control over a country, guiding it through industrialisation, political reforms, military conquest and colonisation. Guide the USA to its Manifest Destiny, Make United Kingdom into a world-spanning empire, and make Germany the dominating nation in Europe.


Deep engrossing political simulation, with dozens of different types of governments.

Detailed economy with over fifty different type of goods and factories.

Historical game-play on a large map covering the entire world.

Over 200 different countries can be played, from 1835 to the start of world war 2.

Advanced Technological system with thousands of inventions to be discovered.

Possibility to export a save game at the end of the game into HoI3.

A streamlined interface, which makes the game easily accessible.

Automation of various tasks, including trade and population promotion.

Advanced spheres of influences system, where the great powers battle over the control of the world.

New types of pops, including bureaucrats and artisans.

Cottage production simulating pre-industrial economies.

Gunboat Diplomacy, no need for negotiate as a fleet outside a port may be a more persuasive argument.

Overhaul of education, where clergy educates people of the same religion, and each pops have their own literacy levels.

More reform categories with more options to select from in each.

New election system with coalition governments and an upper house/senate.

Historical and Dynamic missions guiding your country through the history.

Thousands of historical events and decisions.

Game score 8.4 / 10 calculated out of 300 players' votes.  
Expectations before the premiere: 7.1 / 10 calculated out of 113 players' votes.  

System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

  • Recommended:
  • Pentium 4 2.4 GHz
  • 2 GB RAM
  • graphic card 512 MB (GeForce 8800 or better)
  • 2 GB HDD
  • Windows XP/Vista/7
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