Two Thrones takes place in the years between 1337 and 1490 in a time where nobility and the church held absolute power.Choose between several large nations, including England, France and Burgundy; or control one of the fractions in the War of the Roses.
This was a time at the height and splendor of the medieval period, where great achievements and chivalric deeds were all common as were the treacherous tragedies and villainous actions of its people. In this period new cities were founded, great castles constructed, universities, convents and cathedrals built. Terrible wars were fought, the Black Death extinguished near a third of Europes population, famine and marauding warriors were scourges to the population.
Survive the treacherous political intrigues of medieval politics.
Develop your kingdom into an economic, political and military power, but be careful not to alienate the church, nobility, peasants or the merchant class on your way to supremacy.
Recruit noble knights with mighty castles, raise large hosts of spearmen to defend your realms and ignore the papal ban on crossbows.
Rely upon English longbowmen, or pay silver to recruit Swiss pikers.
Experience detailed historical events, which will guide your nation through the dark ages of history towards the renaissance.