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An attempt to create an open source clone of the Medieval; Rome: Total War series.

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Design Document



A Roman army marching on the Italian Peninsula.

The Byzantine Empire

The Frankish Kingdom

The Ostrogoths

The Visigoths

The Vandals

The Anglo-Saxons

The Burgundians

The Julians (Western Roman Emperor and followers exiled to Dalmatia)

Barbarians Rebels



Have you ever considered kind of fusing FreeCiv with Stratagus? Using the FreeCiv turnbase-capabilities, and Stratagus for the RTS part? Just a wild thought. Really love the idea you people are having -- enjoyed Shogun TW totally...


March 1, 2007

I've been working on creating the game map and here are some screen shots of what I've accomplished so far. There's still a good amount of work to be done on the landscaping.


March 1, 2007 6:13 AM UTC

Zoom in view of part of Italy and France.


Zoom in view of France (Gaul)


Zoom in view of Hispania

The following screen shots so added color and some more texture to the map.


March 1, 2007 5:28 PM UTC

Part of Spain and N. Africa showing new water texture and shore line


Part of Italy Greece and Asia Minor showing new water texture and shore line

-David March 7, 2007

Much of Europe is now complete save the addition of cities. Also have began working on army units for the map.


Roman Army v.1


A Roman army marching on the Italian Peninsula.


Game map as of March 7, 2007

-Edwin April 21, 2007

The Frankish Kingdom avatar is more than 85% complete.

-Edwin April 27, 2007

The Frankish Kingdom campaign avatar is 100% done AnimationDown1

-Edwin June 17, 2007

The Burgundian faction is 33% done (Will add picture here after I get back my passwords)


I have a lot of ideas as far as story line, artwork and graphics goes. In order to get this project started I need the help of the community. Programmers, graphic artists and game testers are needed. Please email me at if you would like to help out get this of the ground.