About the game

Conquer the Old World in this historical, epic strategy game from Soren Johnson, Lead Designer of Civilization IV and Offworld Trading Company. Every year is a turn, and each leader is a mere mortal, so your lasting legacy will be the dynasty you leave behind.



Old World Update #123

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Headline changes Allowed buying water tiles adjacent to landImprovement adjacency restrictions removedAdded Resource improvement pingAI improvements Design You can now buy water tiles that are adjacent to land in the same way as land tiles (with Colonies / Landowners seat)Removed restriction on Shrines not being adjacent and the adjacency requirements for Cathedrals and the Courthouse …

Old World Update #122

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Headline changes Archipelago map script improvementsEvent tweaks and improvementsChanges to how players starting reserved city sites are calculated and displayed Design Archipelago map script improvements. Maps are now 20% bigger than normal maps (down from 40%), large islands are bigger and added Water Size map optionThe number of reserved city sites (sites near start location …

Old World Update #121

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Headline changes New game setting for player starting development in MP and new Victory Point setting optionBalance changes to bonus tech cards, families and dynastiesLowered apparent age of character portraits when using portrait interpolation9 new events Design Added per player Development setting to multiplayer setup. All players, Human and AI, can have their own development …

Old World Update #120

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Headline changes Portrait Interpolation enabled. Character portraits will gradually age each year instead of having fixed ages at which they change. They will also change depending on their opinion of you. This can be enabled and disabled in the Graphics Options menu.AI improvements and fixesNew map script, turn scale and game optionsCity production can now …

Old World Update #119

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Headline changes Major localization text update for all languages95 new events addedMany design changes including new map scripts, game options and rebalancing Design New map script Player islands. Each nation gets their own island, with optional empty islands.New map script Highlands. Inland map with lots of mountain ranges and elevated terrain.Inland Sea map script reworked. …