Paradox Interactive and Paradox Development Studio recently revealed that players will soon be able to play as the Muslim rulers in upcoming downloadable content (DLC) Sword of Islam. Aiding to build anticipation for the release comes a new trailer, revealing some of the new features offered by the DLC.
Crusader Kings II: Sword of the Islam enables players to rule as the Muslim lords, delivering a wealth of specific new mechanics distinctive to these rulers, creating a whole new gameplay experience. Laws, marriage, holding, traits , titles and more will work completely differently. The DLC will release at the same time as the next hefty patch which adds new features to the videogame, such as an expansion of the map into Mali-Songhay, differentiation on strong and weak claims, new plot, expanded combat and more.
Crusader Kings II: Sword of Islam and patch 1.06 are scheduled to release later this month for both PC and Mac. Crusader Kings II: Sword of Islam will be priced at $9.99 USD, and Electronic Theatre will keep you updated with all the latest from Paradox Interactive.