developer: One Small World
publisher: 1C / Cenega
Game mode: single / multiplayer
Multiplayer mode: local network / Internet
game language: English
game release date for PC:
XIII Century is a real-time strategy game driven by an epic storyline torn from the pages of history. Players control European kings and dukes, Russian princes and boyars, and Mongolian khans and noyons. XIII Century features large-scale battles with thousands of soldiers clashing on detailed, realistic battlefields. This historical simulation recreates actual conditions of these glorious battles, taking into account the effects of terrain and weather.
Wage war through 30 battles across 5 campaigns for the nations of England, France, Mongolia, Germany, and Kievan Rus' (Russia). Recreate great battles that changed the course of medieval history, including the battle of Bouvines (July 27, 1214), the battle of Falkirk (July 22, 1298), the battle of Las Navas de Tolosa (July 16, 1212), and the battle on Lake Peipus (April 5, 1242). Many of the conflicts in XIII Century have never been featured in any PC game before, including the battle of Gelheim (July 2, 1298), battle of Taillebourg (July 22, 1242), and the siege of the stronghold Salvatierra (1211).
Game score 6.815 / 10 calculated out of 240 players' votes.
Expectations before the premiere: 8.7 / 10 calculated out of 29 players' votes.
PC / Windows
- Pentium 4 3.2 GHz
- 2 GB RAM
- graphic card 512 MB (GeForce 7900 or better)
- 3 GB HDD
- Windows 2000/XP SP2/Vista