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Paradox Interactive and Paradox Development Studio have announced the release of the empire-building game Europa Universalis IV. The game gives players the chance to choose from more than 250 countries to lead through more than 300 years of gameplay.

In addition to the standard release of Europa Universalis IV Paradox is also offering a Digital Extreme Edition. The extras included in the extreme edition are 50 new Muslim themed event pictures and several new events for Muslim nations; 12 unique cavalry modes for the Ottoman, Mamluk, and Persian nations; and the Conquest of Constantinople Music Pack, which includes 3 tracks spanning 10 minutes of new music.

Paradox Development Studio is ready to take you to worlds both old and new in Europa Universalis IV, and give you the chance to conquer them – if you can withstand the double-dealing and aggression of your rivals. Europa Universalis IV gives you control of a nation to guide it through the years and create a dominant global empire in the Age of Discovery. The game offers unprecedented freedom through the use of exploration, trade, warfare and diplomacy to let you rule however you see fit. Strategists will face ruthless AI in an extensive single-player campaign, or be able to backstab friends and foes in 32-player online matches.


  • Make your own decisions: Nation building is flexible. Decide your own form of government, the structure of your society, trade politics and more. The possibilities are endless
  • Use your Monarch Power: Experience the new system of monarch power where your choices are influenced by the caliber of the man you have at the top. Do you have a warrior King? Then it is time to make war
  • Experience history come to life: The great people and personalities of the past are on hand to support you. Thousands of historical events guide you, creating a unique atmosphere depending on the country you play
  • The world is now your playground: Players can enjoy over 300 years of gameplay with a lush topographic map in full 3D. Lead any one of more than 250 countries that originally existed during the game’s extensive time span
  • Experience the all new trade system: The trade system adds a new dimension to the great trade empires of the period. Seize control of key ports to expand your trade, support it with your powerful fleet and the wealth of the world will flow to you
  • Bring out your diplomatic skills: Deeper diplomatic gameplay with coalitions, threats, fleet basing rights and detailed support for rebels. Featuring a new unilateral opinion system that, for example, allows a country to dislike you while you remain neutral towards them
  • Engage in Multiplayer: Battle against your friends or try the co-operative multiplayer mode that allows several players to work together to control a single nation with up to 32 players. Featuring hotjoin, improved chat, new matchmaking servers and support for a standalone servers
  • Create your own history & customize your game: Europa Universalis IV gives you the chance to customize and mod practically anything your heart may desire
The Digital Extreme Edition includes the following:
  • STAR AND CRESCENT - 50 new Muslim themed event pictures, as well as several new events for the Muslim nations
  • HORSEMEN OF THE CRESCENT UNIT PACK - 12 unique cavalry modes for the Ottoman, Mamluk, and Persian nations. This enhances the visual experience of EUIV.
  • CONQUEST OF CONSTANTINOPLE MUSIC PACK - 3 tracks containing 10 new minutes of music masterly composed by Andreas Waldetoft
  • Mac OS X 10.6.8 or later
  • 2 GHz Intel Mac
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 2 GB HD Space
  • 1 GB VRAM
  • Video:
    • AMD Radeon HD 6750M
    • NVIDIA GeForce 320M
    Important Notes:
    • Intel Graphics Not Supported
    • Requires Steam and a Steam Account to play
Europa Universalis IV is available now for $39.99 (USD). The Europa Universalis IV Digital Extreme Edition can be purchase for $44.99 (USD).

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