Victoria II: Heart of Darkness

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Victoria II: Heart of Darkness
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Developer Paradox Development Studio
Publisher Paradox Interactive
Engine Clausewitz Engine
Released 16 April 2013
Genre Real-time grand strategy
Modes Single-player, Multiplayer
Platforms Microsoft Windows

Victoria II: Heart of Darkness is the second expansion pack for the game Victoria II. It was announced by Paradox Interactive on 31 January 2013[1] with the aim of improving the colonial race simulation which had been underlined by many users as one of the weak point of the game. It was released on 16 April 2013, only available for purchase by download on Steam.[2] It requires both Victoria II and the Victoria II: A House Divided expansion pack in order to be installed. Virtual Programming has released a mac OS X version.

Major Features

  • Brand new colonization system
  • New naval combat system
  • Significant changes to land combat
  • Introduction of international crises
  • Introduction of newspapers which provide information about events around the world
  • Tweaks to industrial production

References

  1. Official announcement on Paradox Plaza (dead link)
  2. Store page on Paradox Plaza

Further reading