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{{hatnote|For instructions on how to mod, see [[modding]]}}
 
{{hatnote|For instructions on how to mod, see [[modding]]}}
 
A '''mod''' (short for ''modification'') is an alteration of the game and the objective of [[modding]]. Modifications can range from small tweaks to total conversions.
 
A '''mod''' (short for ''modification'') is an alteration of the game and the objective of [[modding]]. Modifications can range from small tweaks to total conversions.
  
 
== Installation ==
 
== Installation ==
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Mods can be downloaded and installed manually from [https://mods.paradoxplaza.com/ Paradox Mods]<ref> At the moment Paradox Mods is not integrated into the game's launcher. It is planned to be added with an update during Q3 2019. Mods can still be downloaded manually.</ref> ([[forum:894506|game registration needed]]), or automatically from the [https://steamcommunity.com/app/859580/workshop/ Steam Workshop].
  
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The mod installation folder is:
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* Windows: <code>~\Documents\Paradox Interactive\Imperator\mod\</code>
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* GNU/Linux: <code>~/.local/share/Paradox Interactive/Imperator/mod/</code>
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* Mac: <code>~/Documents/Paradox Interactive/Imperator/mod/</code>
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Never install mods in the Steam directory (ex: <code>C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\SteamApps\common\ImperatorRome\mod\</code>), as the mod would not be properly loaded.
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Check in the mod description the game version compatible with the version of the mod. If needed, rollback to an older [[Patches|patch]], using the "Steam Beta" tab.
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In case of manual installation, the steps are usually the following (refer to specific mod instructions, if any):
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# Remove any existing installation of the mod (mod folder and .mod file). This is very important, as the game loads all files present in mod folder, so old mod files that are no longer present or were renamed in a new version of the mod would conflict.
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# Clear your gfx cache, by deleting the folder <code>~\Documents\Paradox Interactive\Imperator\<mod_name>\gfx</code>, if any.
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# Extract the downloaded archive, so that the mod folder contains the .mod file and directory of the mod.
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# Launch the game and select the mod in the Mod tab. Note that the mod may have a different name in the launcher than the name of the .mod file.
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# Play!
  
 
== Mods lists ==
 
== Mods lists ==
 
  
 
== Mods with wiki pages ==
 
== Mods with wiki pages ==
 
{{hatnote|Wiki pages for modifications are the responsibility of the modification team, not the Paradox wiki team}}
 
{{hatnote|Wiki pages for modifications are the responsibility of the modification team, not the Paradox wiki team}}
 
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* [[Hibernia Invicta]]
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
 
*[[Modding]]
 
*[[Modding]]
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== References ==
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<references/>
  
 
[[Category:Mods|#]]
 
[[Category:Mods|#]]

Revision as of 04:06, 7 June 2019

For instructions on how to mod, see modding

A mod (short for modification) is an alteration of the game and the objective of modding. Modifications can range from small tweaks to total conversions.

Installation

Mods can be downloaded and installed manually from Paradox Mods[1] (game registration needed), or automatically from the Steam Workshop.

The mod installation folder is:

  • Windows: ~\Documents\Paradox Interactive\Imperator\mod\
  • GNU/Linux: ~/.local/share/Paradox Interactive/Imperator/mod/
  • Mac: ~/Documents/Paradox Interactive/Imperator/mod/

Never install mods in the Steam directory (ex: C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\SteamApps\common\ImperatorRome\mod\), as the mod would not be properly loaded.

Check in the mod description the game version compatible with the version of the mod. If needed, rollback to an older patch, using the "Steam Beta" tab.

In case of manual installation, the steps are usually the following (refer to specific mod instructions, if any):

  1. Remove any existing installation of the mod (mod folder and .mod file). This is very important, as the game loads all files present in mod folder, so old mod files that are no longer present or were renamed in a new version of the mod would conflict.
  2. Clear your gfx cache, by deleting the folder ~\Documents\Paradox Interactive\Imperator\<mod_name>\gfx, if any.
  3. Extract the downloaded archive, so that the mod folder contains the .mod file and directory of the mod.
  4. Launch the game and select the mod in the Mod tab. Note that the mod may have a different name in the launcher than the name of the .mod file.
  5. Play!

Mods lists

Mods with wiki pages

Wiki pages for modifications are the responsibility of the modification team, not the Paradox wiki team

See also

References

  1. At the moment Paradox Mods is not integrated into the game's launcher. It is planned to be added with an update during Q3 2019. Mods can still be downloaded manually.