Stronghold Crusader

Stronghold Crusader 1.1

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Do you yearn to have an adventure into the medieval era, where battles fought to take over kingdoms and territories was the ultimate aim? Or are you a fun-loving person who likes to take on battles? Do you want to go back in time into the season of crusades, where Spears, Swords, Slings, Javelins, and fire ballista are used for warfare? Then, you just might be interested in this game called Stronghold Crusader.

Stronghold Crusader is a real-time strategy video game ( which means that game does not progress incrementally in turns).

How is "Stronghold Crusader" Fun Game?

Stronghold Crusader, as already discussed, is a strategy game where you would have to adopt such a strategy for winning a particular battle. The user interface is quite simple and easy to integrate. The game is a 16 character game with a different group of characters designated for different difficulty levels. These characters include five European lords, the sheriff and pigs, the Lionheart, the Wolf, and Emperor Frederick.

While playing the game you may encounter, Castle Buildings such as walls, Towers, Barracks, Mercenary Post, Armoury. Walls are meant to as a basic level of defense against the invading enemy the wall and to Link the towers in the castle. Towers also provide some level of defence as it offers troops operating from its top the ability to protect themselves against ranged attacks and also enhance the range of the ranged troops on top of them. Provisions can be made for a brazier (torches that allow archers to shoot fire arrows) on top of towers, mainly for improving the archer's damage capabilities. Larger towers can support defense engines, such as mangonels and ballistae.

Military buildings such as weapon-mounted towers can have ballistae mounted on them. Ballista is defense engines mounted on towers and are utilized in throwing giant arrows at its target from long range. They are are slow to wind up and fire, but deliver great impact damage on units their bolts hit. They can also hit buildings. At some other time, you may be in need of destroying a ballista, and you can do this by destroying the tower on which it sits on. 

Defense mechanisms available include mangonel - a tower-mounted engine which able to fire a handful of smaller rocks with less accuracy that are capable of dealing fatal damage to friend and foe alike). Other defense mechanisms include Gatehouse, Drawbridge, Wardog, Pitch Ditch, Killing Pit, Brazier, Moat. Other buildings available include Industry Buildings, Farm Buildings, Town Buildings, Weapons Buildings, Food Processing Buildings.

If you are familiar with previous versions of the game then you've got no worries playing this one only that slight changes have been affected such as the color of the player's units which changed from blue to red in order to match the colors of the Knights Templar. Apart from farms, other resources such as iron ore, quarry (for stone), marshes (for oil) are available.

 Stronghold Crusader is compatible with some Windows editions notably Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10 with latest service packs. Also, an Intel Pentium 4 1.6Ghz or equivalent processor has required as well as a graphic capacity of 64MB DirectX 8.1. The game supports ten different languages.

Key Features of Strong Crusader Include:

  • Operating system supported is Windows XP/Vista/7/8 with latest service packs.
  • Multilingual support.
  • Intel Pentium 4 1.6Ghz or equivalent processor required.
  • It has a memory of 512 MB RAM.
  • Real-time strategy game.
  • It supports single as well as multiplayer.


Stronghold Crusader is quite an interesting game, especially for it, 's real-time strategy nature. Taking one back to the medieval era of conquering kingdoms, scaling walls shooting arrows and Spears and hurling stones really makes it cool. Moreover, it is supported by several window editions and can be played in ten languages with subtitles making it quite interactive.

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  • Last Updated: 2019-09-04
  • Developer: Firefly Studios
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  • Version: 1.1
  • File size: 5.5 MB
  • Downloads: 2,214
  • Operating system: Windows 10, Windows 8/8.1, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP
  • Filename: SH_Crusader_Patch_v1-1.rar
  • MD5 Checksum: 87070650d2e6b788bb90b06f3b5fca87