A remake of the good-old Warlords game by SSG. This is a huge XL map. All wizards are playable. The scenario requires the mod "Wizards&Heroes3".
16 years have passed since the War of Warlords. Lord Bane has defeated all other warlords. Unfortunately he was not able to rule the empire and was quickly overthrown.
16 years have passed since that times. Another generations have grown up. It's time to unite Illuria under somebody's rule.
For Glory! Let the war begin!
This huge XL conquest scenario features 8 different warlords battling for the control of a mythical land Illuria. The scenario can either be played partly by the computer or by up to eight different people taking turns in a multiplayer game.
Choose not to customize wizards to play at easy difficulty.
Choose to customize wizards to play at normal difficulty.
With the help of PawelS' map converter my old AoW1 map of Warlords was converted to AoWSM format. Then I edited it a lot. Check AoW1 downloads section to see Warlords for AoW1:
Updated May 12, 2007 - The updated package contains two maps for Empire building type of game and for Battle&Magic type of game. The new Battle&Magic scenario features fixed city sizes and building outposts is not allowed.
The scenario requires unofficial patch 1.4. and the mod "Wizards&Heroes3".
The mod "Wizards&Heroes3" could be downloaded here:
I played the Battle and Magic map, after the updates. I found it a fun map to play!
Seemed good to me. I only played one side the Archons.
I know it was a copy of an existing map design, but it was well done.
Map Design: 4
Even thought everyone had the large attack spells the map is large enough that it really doesn't dominate the play (at least against the human). There is always the Forcefield for you key cities.