Questions and Answers thread
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This thread is for answering your most urgent questions. Feel free to ask. Just follow these simple rules:
1. Do not doublepost (of course everyone can make mistake).
2. Try to check back in thread if some answers were not given already.
3. Read basic Q and A
4. Do not be rude or demanding (more like a general rule)
5. Wait for your answers, team cannot respond 24/7
6. Ask your question and maybe say thanks when it is answered, this is NOT a discussion thread.
Most frequently asked questions:
Q: For which version of Medieval is this? Do I need Kingdoms?
A: Yes, you need Kingdoms, version 1.5
Q: Why is campaign so heavily scripted? I want more freedom!
A: Well lads, good news! Holy Pilgrim is diligently working on the new version of his Real Warhammer. Version for COW 1.31 is released and you will find it here.
Q: Is this mod compatible with other mods?
A: Yes. It does not modify the game's main files in anyway. It is completely safe to use in conjunction with any other (mod-foldered) mod.
Q: Why is all text in Russian azbuka and where can I find translation?
A: Because team are Russians. You can find translation for the current version 1.44 of the mod here.
Do not forget to rep Beregond and Grandadmiral Thrawn for this gigantic work:
Q: Why are menus of game blank and how do I fix it?
A: You must download current version of translation.
Q: Can I play multiplayer Hotseat? What is hotseat?
A: Yes, look in here: Hotseat mod. Hotseat mode allows you and several of your friends to play the campaign together. It is an immensly popular game mode in other mod threads, so it is now included for Call of Warhammer.
Q: What other factions will you introduce? Will they be in next campaign?
A: Team wants to focus on this version, and this campaign. About future- We will see, when everything is polished.
Q: Will there be one-man units that you showed us (like that ugly, yet imposing demon)?
A: Not yet.
Q: Is there a way how to command all of Chaos?
A: Yes, just defeat all other Chaos factions and hold all regions in the Chaos wastes. Then you will become Undivided.
Q: What are now priorities of the team (concerning mod of course)?
A: Priority is to stabilize mod and get rid of all bugs. Idea is to create heavily scripted campaign that brings to us the unique atmosphere and takes us right into the heart of Chaos Storm.
Q: How long is lifespan of faction generals in the Campaign?
A: Very,very long, because one turn is just one month of time in game.
Q: I experience game crashes in 3rd, 20th, 64th turn, what can I do?
A: Post your error log in bugs subforum, as was said before- modders are currently working on stability.
Q: My pikemen are not working correctly, I do not like menus, event pics etc. What can I do?
A: Browse newest versions of submods: Sub Mods
Q: I have a bug/issue I would like to report. Where do I go for that?
A: Bug Reports & Technical Help thread would be the best place to go.
Q: I'm having trouble downloading/installing this mod. Where can I get help?
A: Here is a thread with excellent instruction on how to install the mod. The entire mod is available in one download there too if you can't get it to work.
Q: What is Warhammer exactly? Where can I find info on this mysterious yet cool fantasy world?
A: Ethien has been kind enough to spend his time compiling a Lore Thread for all of you lore needs.
Q: I have a suggestion to make to this team. Where can I post it?
A: There is a Suggestions sub-forum here. Place all of your suggestions there.
Q: Where are the Brettonians, Skaven, Tomb Kings, Wood Elves, and Lizardmen!? I need them!
A: In the submod section you can find enthusiastic modders working on some of these.
Q: What are the vanilla names of the COW factions?