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Cities: Skylines has received a birthday patch on consoles and celebrates 12 million sales. With a vibrant UGC history, here's five mods from Paradox's other franchises!

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Cities: Skylines turned seven on PC and five on console recently, celebrating twelve million sales across its lifetime. It's a highly moddable game, but also not the first Paradox Interactive title to embrace UGC, and it certainly seems like it won't be the last. In celebration of Paradox's vibrant modding scene, here's five mods for other Paradox Interactive-published games!


By GorillaGuerrilla

Tevarin Castle - Bannerpage 2.2

Bannerpage tries to add where Native MBW is thin and aims to significantly improve areas in which game hasn't aged well. At the same time mod religiously protects game's core values - single player campaign balance and maintains Vanilla's scent. Bannerpage is a full conversion from Native back to Native. Overhauled graphics, distinctive/immersive factions, new animations, new well balanced items, new music, new sounds, new scenes, improved AI, neat UI, new game mechanics in areas that don't affect balance but significantly improve player's experience and many, many more.

Princes of Darkness

By Peregrine Collegia

Europe political 2015 map

The Dark Ages--a whole lot darker. Halloween update! Play vampire in the World of Darkness setting. Bookmark for the Dark Ages Vampire War of Princes, 1230 AD Shattered World bookmark After the Black Death, 1355 AD Immortality. Drain your prisoners of their blood. Bloodbind vampire prisoners. Turn your courtiers into vampires. Turn your courtiers into ghouls. Heal your wounds. Raise armies of ghouls and vampires. Summon, entrance and mesmerize your way to power. Shapeshift into a wolf, a pool of blood, a cloud of mist, a shadow or even the dreaded Zulo war form of the Tzimisce Zhupans.

Mass Effect: Beyond the Relays

By Binary Helix

Mass Relay

An ambitious total conversion for Stellaris into a true Mass Effect 4X experience, it features hundreds of solar systems sourced directly from the games and secondary canon material, as well as a fully functioning version of the Mass Relay network for navigation from system to system. Combined with several modes of play, lining up with Stellaris' usual offering or putting a more canonical Mass Effect tinge onto the progression, and you've got a genre-crossing total conversion mod that gives Mass Effect fans something new to sink their teeth into.

Knights Of Honor - Ultimate Edition

By Gazatus

Compatible with 1920x1080 !

Starting out as a compilation of other quality mods for the game, this combination mod has since blossomed into a total overhaul of the game, meshing together the best of the community's contributions and adding plenty of their own on top. From the economy, to units, to increased strategic depth and options, this overhaul lives up to its name in providing players the definitive Knights of Honor experience.

Majesty 2 Cold Sunrise

By FanFantasy


Cold Sunrise is a global modification that provides you with a whole new customizable base for Majesty 2 modding. It allows full control over the Editor, custom unit, building and in-game value modifications.
Modding Majesty 2 has never been that easy. Not only that, but nine new missions built from the ground up are there to illustrate the power of the new tools at work, as well as advanced mechanics that expand a player's options in gameplay.

Reaching The Stars

Cities: Skyline is a city management and builder game released by Paradox Interactive in 2015. Coming out the box with great modding support, the game has had a great history among players and made the jump to consoles in 2017. A recent birthday patch on the latter, as well as continued output from the game's dedicated community, continues a trend of consistent support from Paradox for their titles and a renewed commitment to putting content creation into the hands of players.

After Dark Expansion

Cities: Skyline is all about building your own stylish modern city, with
a series of expansions that open up new methods for builders to pursue

Miles High

Cities: Skyline is one of those games that has become mostly self-sufficient, with such a spread of evolving content and modded stuff that players can always chip away at something new. Currently 75% off on Steam, if you've not had a chance to pick up this quality city builder in the last few years, now's as good a time as any.

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