+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 6 of 6

Thread: Diffrence between Steam's Rome Gold and Rome Vae Victis?

  1. #1

    Diffrence between Steam's Rome Gold and Rome Vae Victis?

    Hi everybody.

    I've just bought EU:Rome on Steam and now I'm confused. I've actually got two games: Rome Gold and Rome Vae Victis. Huh? The Steam description said that the Gold version already contains the add-on. But why then provide the add-on separately? So can anybody clarify for me, please, what's the difference between two versions, which should I use?

  2. #2
    I think Rome Gold is the original Rome game and Vae Victis is the expansion. If you want to play the expansion (which you probably do) play Vae Victis.

  3. #3
    How do you plait a puss? Paradox Support Rep
    Moderator
    AndrewT's Avatar
    65 games registered

    65

    Cities in Motion 2Crusader Kings IIDiplomacyEU3 CompleteDivine Wind
    Heir to the ThroneEuropa Universalis III: In NomineMarch of the EaglesEU3 Napoleon's AmbitionRome Gold
    Warlock: Master of the ArcaneCK2: Holy KnightEU Rome Collectors EditionEU3 Collectors EditionKnights of Pen and Paper +1 Edition
    500k clubEuropa Universalis IV: Pre-orderWarlock 2: The ExiledEUIV: Wealth of NationsEUIV: Conquest of Paradise
    EUIV: Res PublicaAncient SpaceCrusader Kings II: Legacy of RomeCrusader Kings II: Sword of IslamCrusader Kings II: Sunset Invasion
    Crusader Kings II: The RepublicCrusader Kings II: The Old GodsCrusader Kings II: Sons of AbrahamCrusader Kings II: Rajas of IndiaCrusader Kings II: Charlemagne
    EUIV: Art of WarCrusader Kings II: Way of LifeEUIV: El DoradoCities: Skylines

    Join Date
    Jun 2001
    Location
    Sydney, Australia
    Posts
    41,340
    Rome Gold is indeed Rome with VV pre-installed, so you'd really have to ask Steam what they've done there and why.
    Men fear thought as they fear nothing else on earth -- more than ruin -- more even than death .... Thought is subversive and revolutionary, destructive and terrible, thought is merciless to privilege, established institutions, and comfortable habit. Thought looks into the pit of hell and is not afraid. Thought is great and swift and free, the light of the world, and the chief glory of man. Bertrand Russell

  4. #4
    Thanks for the answers. I've looked through the Steam forum and it's indeed looks like the Vae Victis version is unnecessary as the Gold version include both the game and the add-on.

  5. #5
    Infamy: 39/30 Sn3ipen's Avatar
    Cities in MotionCities in Motion 2Crusader Kings IICommander: Conquest of the AmericasDeus Vult
    EU3 CompleteDivine WindHeir to the ThroneKing Arthur IIMagicka
    Naval War: Arctic CircleRome GoldVictoria 2Victoria II: A House DividedVictoria II: Heart of Darkness
    Rome: Vae VictisMount & Blade: WarbandWarlock: Master of the ArcaneMount & Blade: With Fire and SwordPride of Nations
    CK2: Holy Knight500k clubEuropa Universalis IV: Pre-orderTeleglitch: Die More EditionEUIV: Wealth of Nations
    EUIV: Conquest of ParadiseEUIV: Res PublicaCrusader Kings II: Legacy of RomeCrusader Kings II: Sword of IslamCrusader Kings II: The Republic
    Crusader Kings II: The Old GodsCrusader Kings II: Sons of AbrahamEUIV: Art of WarCrusader Kings II: Way of Life

    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Norway - Vassal of 4th Reich
    Posts
    1,135
    Steam don't sell vanilla Rome without VV anymore. They still offer VV as a expansion for those who already owns vanilla Rome.
    Chirper Fanclub
    #SaveChirper
    "The best time in life is somewhere between the second and third martini."
    Al Pacino

  6. #6
    兩浙貴族 Bloodmerchant's Avatar
    Hearts of Iron 2: ArmageddonCities in MotionCities in Motion 2Crusader Kings IICommander: Conquest of the Americas
    Darkest HourDungeonlandEast India Company CollectionEU3 CompleteDivine Wind
    Heir to the ThroneKing Arthur IILead and GoldLeviathan: WarshipsThe Kings Crusade
    MagickaMajesty 2Majesty II CollectionRome GoldSengoku
    Sword of the StarsThe Showdown EffectRome: Vae VictisMount & Blade: WarbandWarlock: Master of the Arcane
    Mount & Blade: With Fire and SwordWar of the RosesCK2: Holy KnightKnights of Pen and Paper +1 Edition500k club
    Europa Universalis IV: Pre-orderEUIV: Call to arms eventWarlock 2: The Exiled

    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Location
    吳越明州府
    Posts
    2,161
    Not much difference, really. Just don't install VV, simply install Rome Gold, and you get both the gold key and the vv key.
    Tired of boring Asian countries? Try the Asian Renovation Mod for EUIV today! Steam Workshop Pastebin - Out of date

+ Reply to Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts