Stronghold 2Tutorials

Playing Stronghold 2 Multiplayer

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6th May 2020 -Not unlike the preceding games in the series, Stronghold 2 provides the ability to play online with friends. When the game was first released back in 2005, it came with t …

Stronghold 2 Kingmaker Settings

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4th May 2020 -This article will briefly introduce you to the Kingmaker scenario type in Stronghold 2, and what you need to do in order to play both by yourself and online with your fri …

A Way of Sustaining Gold

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30th Aug 2014 -So any SH2 player knows that gold is one of the most important resources. It's used for troops, defences, trading and even some buildings. So what if you're low? You can' …

Scripting Invasions & Using Invasion Markers

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3rd May 2020 -Invasions are considered a complex yet necessary part of custom Stronghold 2 maps. However in reality, they aren't really that complex at all. This tutorial will teach yo …

Sound Effects in Stronghold 2

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26th Apr 2020 -No map in Stronghold 2 is complete without sound effects. Whether it's a gentle brook, a waterfall or just a village centre- there are sound effects for everything in Str …

Tips for Speedrunning Stronghold 2 Multiplayer

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6th May 2018 -Stronghold 2 Multiplayer can be very daunting at first for new players. Below I've compiled three of the most efficient ways to speedrun the start of multiplayer and get …

Painting Stronghold 2 Estates

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8th Apr 2018 -Painting estates is probably one of the most critical, but most overlooked, elements of Stronghold 2 map editing. Stronghold 2 adds this whole new feature which simp …

Scripting Events in Stronghold 2

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7th Apr 2018 -In Stronghold 2, every War Custom and Peace Custom map can have missions. Missions are individual chapters on the same map. As such, the content of the map is kept exactl …

Making Shallow Water in Stronghold 2

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6th Apr 2018 -It's quite frustrating how in Stronghold 2 units cannot travel over water. However by using the Shallow Water trick, this very quickly becomes a reality! For ease of use …

Adding Custom Messages & Briefings

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6th Apr 2018 -The Custom Map Messages and Briefings Toolkit will allow you to add your own in-game messages and briefings to your Stronghold 2 maps. The only downside to this process i …