Cossacks: The Art of War (Windows)

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Expanding the world set by Cossacks European: Wars, Cossacks: Art of War contains five new campaigns set in Prussia, Austria, Saxony, Algeria and Poland where you can control many nations of Europe in battle during the 17th and 18th centuries.

Updates include 2 new nations, Bavaria and Denmark, expanded historical battles and single missions, compete along with computer controlled allies against multiple enemies, improved formation handling and internet play, plus a new map editor and Record tools to record and reply your war to others.


Cossacks: The Art of War Windows Campaign menu offers one of the several campaigns, which is the closest equivalent to a story-mode
Cossacks: The Art of War Windows The line between a victory and defeat is very thin, so try to follow your exact orders and keep your officers on a safe distance from the enemy force
Cossacks: The Art of War Windows Your heroes and officers can talk to certain characters and decide about the outcome
Cossacks: The Art of War Windows Main Menu

Alternate Titles

  • "Казаки: Последний Довод Королей" -- Russian spelling
  • "Kozacy: Sztuka Wojny" -- Polish title
  • "AoW" -- Common abbreviation

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Deaf Gamers 2001 8.8 out of 10 88
Clubic Dec 14, 2001 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80 Nov 20, 2001 80 out of 100 80 Nov 28, 2001 78 out of 100 78
PC Games (Germany) Nov 11, 2001 77 out of 100 77
PC Action Dec 10, 2001 77 out of 100 77 Nov 23, 2001 15 out of 20 75 Mar 07, 2002 75 out of 100 75
GameStar (Germany) Nov, 2001 75 out of 100 75
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Aug, 2002 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70


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Population limit

Contrary to what we're told in the manual, Cossack: Art of War has no population limit. The 8,000 unit limit in the original no longer exists, and you can just keep training units ad-infinitum, so long as you have the housing.
Kartanym (10755) added Cossacks: The Art of War (Windows) on Apr 02, 2002