Author Topic: Crusader Kings III Announced  (Read 3193 times)

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Reply #30 on: October 22, 2019, 08:47:06 AM
I see only the bits that I want to see, and ignore the rest.

Quick, while BC is rolling on the floor......Kick Him!

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Reply #31 on: May 14, 2020, 12:27:30 PM
Release date of 1 Sept 2020.   Price is $50 and $75

https://store.steampowered.com/app/1158310/Crusader_Kings_III/

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Reply #32 on: May 14, 2020, 12:37:20 PM
Having bought the first two and really never played them, I have no choice but to buy this one as well.  :P

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Reply #33 on: May 14, 2020, 12:42:40 PM
Having bought the first two and really never played them, I have no choice but to buy this one as well.  :P


sound logic there

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Reply #34 on: May 14, 2020, 06:12:07 PM
Having bought the first two and really never played them, I have no choice but to buy this one as well.  :P


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Reply #35 on: May 14, 2020, 09:19:58 PM
I look forward to getting the Complete/Ultimate Edition in ten years, once they have announced CK4. 

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Reply #36 on: May 18, 2020, 01:04:36 AM
I look forward to getting the Complete/Ultimate Edition in ten years, once they have announced CK4.
Lol. Yeah probably. Will finally start to play Crusader Kings 2 first!



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Reply #37 on: May 18, 2020, 03:01:46 AM
I finally started playing CK2 again the last couple days.  It's fascinating stuff, but I freely admit I wouldn't mind a tutorial that completely held my hand through the first couple years.  Talk about your steep learning curves (and this is supposed to be one of Paradox's more accessible games?!)...  :-\ 

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Reply #38 on: May 18, 2020, 03:12:26 AM
I finally started playing CK2 again the last couple days.  It's fascinating stuff, but I freely admit I wouldn't mind a tutorial that completely held my hand through the first couple years.  Talk about your steep learning curves (and this is supposed to be one of Paradox's more accessible games?!)...  :-\
Actually, i think it's one of the most complex games, at least, that's what i remember from playing the first one. I would say Europa Universalis 2 and Stellaris are the most accessible. I have a lot of respect for Crusader Kings 2 and will take the time to learn.



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Reply #39 on: May 18, 2020, 07:28:57 PM
I finally started playing CK2 again the last couple days.  It's fascinating stuff, but I freely admit I wouldn't mind a tutorial that completely held my hand through the first couple years.  Talk about your steep learning curves (and this is supposed to be one of Paradox's more accessible games?!)...  :-\
Actually, i think it's one of the most complex games, at least, that's what i remember from playing the first one. I would say Europa Universalis 2 and Stellaris are the most accessible. I have a lot of respect for Crusader Kings 2 and will take the time to learn.

I agree Stellaris is probably Paradox's most accessible game (at least of those produced in-house).  I do think the changes in the 2.2 update needlessly increased the learning curve, but it remains relatively easier to get into. 

I can't comment on EU2, as I don't own it.  I do own EU4, however, and some day I plan to tackle that one (although at the rate I'm going, I'll probably be retired before I get around to doing so :P ). 


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Reply #40 on: May 20, 2020, 10:53:15 PM
I finally started playing CK2 again the last couple days.  It's fascinating stuff, but I freely admit I wouldn't mind a tutorial that completely held my hand through the first couple years.  Talk about your steep learning curves (and this is supposed to be one of Paradox's more accessible games?!)...  :-\

This is one area where (based on preview stuff) they seem to have finally sunk some time and resources in CK3. I'm looking forward to that, because I never felt like I had a clue what I was doing in 2.



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Reply #41 on: May 21, 2020, 07:20:05 AM

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Reply #42 on: May 21, 2020, 08:18:30 AM

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Reply #43 on: June 13, 2020, 04:39:06 AM
since i feel that ck2 is finally finished - yesterday i got the last missing dlc 'pagan fury- warrior queen'...

...i can start playing this monster for real this time - hook up my mouse again and - man! these songs keep my busy at night (flood of fire rocks, man!!!!)

can't wait another 8-10 years to grab ck3 when it's time has come... let's hope i got some serious hardware to run this beast in 2030!!! :)

cheers!
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Reply #44 on: June 13, 2020, 04:58:54 PM
Incidentally:  For those interested, Paradox has just announced that CK3 will be released September 1st (2020).  That's sooner than I was expecting. 

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