Much (virtual) blood was spilled on the deserts of the Holy Land in ‘Crush The Champions!’, our most challenging Stronghold Crusader 2 tournament yet. Twelve brave Stronghold warriors clashed heads, with a mix of series veterans and new blood fighting tooth and nail to win. Teams of two faced off against brave solo players across four specially selected maps, during what turned out to be an intense weekend! More
We have just released an update to address a couple of issues experienced by some players. Clocking in at a minuscule 3.4 MB today’s update is more of a hotfix solution, fixing the “Fetchez La Vache” achievement and adding an options_override file. The latter is for players experiencing issues when saving game options such as saved games. For more information please read on.
The full Stronghold Crusader 2 base game is currently FREE to download and play this weekend on Steam and the game is also 80% off until Monday. Every player with a Steam account now has access to the single player campaigns, multiplayer and all secondary modes such as free build! More
Last weekend twelve brave warriors competed in our latest Stronghold Crusader 2 tournament. ‘Crush the Champions!’ pitted four teams of two against four solo players in the ultimate test of Stronghold strategy and mastery of RTS gameplay. After 16 hard-fought matches in the desert our tireless warriors can now rest in peace, while those who emerged victories can enjoy their prizes! More
After an avalanche of applications for our ‘Crush the Champions!’ tournament we have randomly selected 12 lucky contestants to take part. Each will be given the opportunity to do one of two things: Demonstrate their superior solo tactical skills or prove that teamwork is the ultimate weapon. More
Do YOU have what it takes to defeat a team of two bloodthirsty challengers in a special handicap match? Perhaps you’d rather be on the other side… Challenging some of the greatest veteran Lords in Stronghold history with a teammate at your side. More
To celebrate the start of the Steam Lunar New Year Sale we have just released a small update adding three extra skirmish maps to the game! Punish complacent players in Around The Cross by claiming the higher ground, adapt to your environment in A Long River or control vital supply lines on Fire Fight! This update is completely free and will download automatically via the Steam client. More
Due to popular demand we have released the Delivering Justice and Freedom Fighters mini-campaigns on Steam! Formerly a pre-order exclusive and made available later as part of the Ultimate Edition, we have released these mini-DLCs so that all players can complete their Crusader 2 collection. Achievement hunters and Stronghold veterans can now pick up each DLC individually for $0.99, £0.99 or €0.99. More
No matter your location, climate or cultural background, one thing is certain to connect us all at this time of year: The Steam Winter Sale! But if you had the choice, why not spend your cold winter days in the warm desert, exploring exotic oases and meeting new cultures on the battlefield? With hefty discounts of up to 75% on Stronghold Crusader 2 and all your favourite Stronghold games, you can now celebrate your holidays as a mighty Stronghold Lord! More
For over a year now the learning campaigns ‘Delivering Justice’ and ‘Freedom Fighters’ have remained exclusive to those who pre-ordered Stronghold Crusader 2 or purchased the Ultimate Edition, released last month. After the release we saw a significant number of requests to make these campaigns available for purchase by existing owners of the base game and we now have good news: The mini-campaigns will soon be available on Steam!