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LordsAWar!

LordsAWar!

LordsAWar! is a 2D turn-based strategy game in a fantasy setting where up to 8 players strive for control of as many cities as possible.

The goal of this project is to make a game that is similar to Warlords II.

Produce new armies in cities to conquer nearby cities. Using the income from those cities, make more armies to take more cities. Send a hero to a temple to get a quest, or maybe search a nearby ruin instead. You can also send a hero to a temple to get a quest or maybe search a nearby ruin instead.

This game should run well on even modest hardware.

 LordsAWar!

License
GPL v2

Developer
Ben Asselstine, Ole Laursen, Janek Kozicki

Website
www.nongnu.org/lordsawar

Requirements
gtkmm 2.4 or greater
libglademm 2.4 or greater
SDL 1.2 or greater
libsigc++ 2.0 or greater
libgnet 2.0 or greater

Support:
User's Manual

Selected Reviews:
blogspot

Features include:

  • Refined artifical intelligence
  • 3 distinct roles
    • Acts as a General who controls all of military strategy elements of the game; moving armies around the map, conquering cities and managing the production of new army units
    • Acts as a diplomatic envoy, managing diplomatic relations with every other player
    • Acts as a tax collector, automatically collecting gold pieces from each city that has been conquered. This pays for the maintenance of army units already created. The income can also be used to buy new and different kinds of army units

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