STRONGHOLD Free Full Version on Macbook
Stronghold is a real-time strategy game for Mac OS. Its actions take place in the Middle Ages. The player needs to build his own castle, populating it with peasants, and then protect it from opponents, as well as destroy enemy fortresses.
The developers offer Download the game, and choose one of two game modes: invasion or simulation. The player decides what is closer to him: to build a castle and increase the size of his population, or, using various tactics in battles, to defeat enemies. It is also possible to go through a separate mission, or choose a free play mode. Four dukes become opponents: the Rat, Wolf, Snake and Truff. Each of them has their own fighting style. Army control is very convenient, it allows you to fight in battles and control many units at the same time.
The first thing to do in Stronghold is to build a castle. The treasury will be located in it, and the main character will live. After completing the construction, it will be possible to see a knight in a blue cloak come out of the door and begin to inspect his possessions. Several vassals will appear in front of the castle, and a fire will light up. Now it is necessary to build the estate and organize all production processes.
Stronghold for Mac OS provides eighty military and utility structures. Stone and wood will be the main building materials. If all the resources are available for a building, it appears instantly as soon as a place is selected on the map for it. Incorrect placement of huts, farms and larger buildings can lead to restarting the entire mission.
The rather complex economic model of the game makes you think about how to properly organize the life of the population. For example, in order to make an archer, you have to build a workshop, barracks and an armory. And for baking bread, you need to have already four buildings: a grocery warehouse, a farm, a bakery, a mill. For the economy to flourish, peasants are needed, who need to be provided with housing and food. They will also need to be treated, encouraged, or even intimidated. It is also necessary to take into account that people, if they are unhappy, can simply leave. This is affected by the hero's rating, so you need to monitor your popularity, for this the game provides seven ways to control it.
To complicate the gameplay, the developers have introduced a lot of unforeseen difficulties. For example, peasants may fall ill with the plague, aphids will attack crops with crops, a fire breaks out, or wolves attack.
- Mac OS X or Mac OS 8.6 or higher
- 350 MHz PowerPC G3 processor or higher (500MHz for online play)
- 128 MB or RAM
- 750 MB of hard disk space
- Status: Verified
- Size: 0.75 GB
- Downloads: 101