||  

  ||  

Back to News Listing Ageod releases Parthian Wars!

Posted: Thursday, October 24, 2013 by Filippo Chianetta

Type: Press Release

 

Alea Jacta Est - Parthian Wars by Ageod (www.ageod.com), the Strategy game that let you face Ancient Rome’ nemesis in the Middle East, is now available! 

 

The Parthians were a fierce people equipped with fast horse archers and heavily armed knights or cataphracts. The Parthian Empire inflicted one of the worst defeats in Roman History. Choose to battle this threat or side with it to fight for freedom from the Roman Empire.

Parthian Wars is a turn based regional game with an emphasis on playability and historical accuracy. It is built on the renowned AGE game engine that makes it easy to learn yet hard to master.

The game features a map which covers the entire ancient Middle East, from Byzantium to the wild mountains of Persia and the Caucasus in the north, and the Arabian deserts and Persian Gulf in the south.


There are 4 historical scenarios and an hypothetical one:

·         The Carrhae Campaign 53BC
This scenario is about the attempt by the wealthy and ambitious Roman Triumvir Crassus to conquer the Parthian Empire in 53BC, and the ensuing events until the start of the Roman Civil War between Caesar and Pompeius in 50 BC.

·         “What if” Caesar’s Revenge 44 BC
This scenario is an hypothetical situation which simulates the campaign that Caesar had planned against the Parthians, before his assassination during the Ides of March 44 BC. 

·         Marcus Antonius 40 BC
This scenario covers the great Parthian offensive against the Roman East at the time of Marcus Antonius in 40 BC, and Rome's counter-offensive led by Ventidius Bassus. 

·         Traianus Imperator 114 AD
This scenario covers the great war led by Emperor Trajan against Parthia and Armenia in 114AD, with the aim of finally crushing and annexing both nations.

·         Severus Strikes Back 197 AD
This scenario covers the Parthian offensive in the East while a civil war between Septimius Severus and Clodius Albinus takes place in the West, and in the second stage a violent counterstrike by Severus in 197 AD that led him far into the heart of Mesopotamia

 

 

Ageod's innovative engine offers Regional Decision Cards, Weather, Attrition, Supply and Fog of War options, over 200 new historical leaders and units on top of an already vast database and much more!

Keep in mind that the Ageod forum will be the place to discuss this game and all aspects of future AGEOD releases, updates and news.

 

We are also releasing the v.1.03a Update for Alea Jacta Est and Birth of Rome. Thev.1.03a Update fixes some Database and Scenario bugs, features a new Exe. and improvements in the gameplay and  above all allows compatibility with Parthian Wars.


For a full list of changes, check out the dedicated Forum page.

To download the updates, players can run “Check for Update” via the game menu or download them directly here for Alea Jacta Est and here for Birth of Rome.

Take note: Parthian Wars is an expansion to Alea Jacta Est and requires Alea Jacta Est.

Get more information on Alea Jacta Est- Parthian Wars from its official product page.

  • View Enlargement
  • View Enlargement

Click thumbnails for full-size images and captions.

More Info

Alea Jacta Est- Parthian Wars

  ( Views : 7042 )


In Other News..

Deal of the Week Pride of Nations

Monday, September 01, 2014

This week we offer you a great deal on Pride of Nations, Ageod’s biggest title ever! Pride of Nations allows you to reshape the world as one of the major countries of the 19th Century as you try to become the most prestigious nation. For the entire week, you will be able to grab this huge game for just $9,99!

Read more...

To End All Wars Releasing on Steam!

Friday, August 29, 2014

In a couple of hours, To End All Wars will hit the Steam stores! To End All Wars is already the considered by some fans to be the best Ageod game yet. With the Steam release,  comes also the release of the release of the new To End All Wars trailer that will help you get into the proper mood.

Read more...

Slitherine is recruiting: Programmers required

Friday, August 29, 2014

Slitherine is recruiting: Programmers required, to work at our offices in Epsom UK.

Read more...

Pandora: Eclipse of Nashira gets release date

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Since the release of Pandora: First Contact in late 2013, developers from Proxy Studios have been carefully collecting players’ feedback and thinking about the pros and cons that were highlighted by the community. At the core of this debate were requests about the diversity in this 4X sci-fi game, and the richness of the diplomatic relations between the factions. As a result the team has been working hard to make the game deeper and released several patches and a free expansion – Return of Messari – that went in this direction, and brought brand new content with a game changer that ensured fun and challenge for the late game.

Read more...

To End All Wars is now available!

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

“This war, like the next war, is a war to end war.” (David Lloyd George – UK Prime Minister)

One hundred years ago today, Russian and German forces were standing facing each other in East Prussia. This early confrontation on the Eastern Front – known as the Battle of Tannenberg - resulted in the almost complete destruction of the Russian Second Army and the suicide of their main commander, Samsonov. On the German side the battle made Paul von Hindenburg famous for the rest of the war, and proved that moving troops quickly by train could bring a decisive advantage. Technology was an asset that could make all the difference in the years to come…

Read more...

Deal of the Week: Field of Glory

Monday, August 25, 2014

It is Monday again and we all know this means that it is time for a new Deal of the Week! This week we give you a big discount on the classic Field of Glory. This digital adaptation of the popular tabletop wargame offers great gameplay and, thanks to its easy-to-use PBEM++ multiplayer system, boasts a competitive multiplayer community. Now is your chance to join the ranks of the hordes of Field of Glory players for just $ 14,99!

Read more...

To End All Wars: Video, AAR and Interview!

Friday, August 22, 2014

With To End All Wars releasing in less than a week, it is time to show you some more of this grand strategy title. We have made for you a short video, a more in-depth After Action Report and today, the Wargamer published an interview with the development team. 

Read more...