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The English throne lies empty in 1268 A.D. You and 5 lords are locked in a struggle for the crown. Reap the benefits of successful feudal governing, castle-building, castle-sieging, and land battle to conquer your rivals and claim the kingdom.

You must keep your serfs fed and happy. Then assign them to farming, herding, building, military and other tasks. Design your own castles or build them using actual historical blueprints. Then lay siege to your neighbors' castles and fight out land battles in tactical detail.


Lords of the Realm DOS Allocate Workers
Lords of the Realm Amiga Trading menu.
Lords of the Realm DOS Perform Diplomacy
Lords of the Realm DOS Manage Your Fields

Promo Images

Lords of the Realm Screenshot
Lords of the Realm Screenshot This screenshot is featured on the back of the game's box.
Lords of the Realm Screenshot This screenshot is featured on the back of the game's box.
Lords of the Realm Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "英伦霸主" -- Simplified Chinese spelling
  • "Lords of the Realm: Epic Medieval Strategy" -- Tag-lined title

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User Reviews

An excellent medieval strategy, marred slightly by tedious micromanagement DOS useless (15)

Critic Reviews

PC Gamer DOS Nov, 1994 91 out of 100 91
All Game Guide DOS 1998 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Amiga Bladet Amiga Jan 26, 1995 86 out of 100 86
MikroBitti DOS Dec, 1994 85 out of 100 85
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Amiga Feb, 1995 84 out of 100 84
Amiga Games Amiga Jan, 1995 75 out of 100 75
PC Player (Germany) DOS Nov, 1994 73 out of 100 73
Play Time Amiga Feb, 1995 72 out of 100 72
PC Joker DOS Nov, 1994 66 out of 100 66
Power Play DOS Dec, 1994 61 out of 100 61


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Dec 19, 2010


England Under Edward 1

The Crucial Entertainment CD release of this game contains a 34 page book in pdf format entitled England Under Edward 1 written by Jennifer Hawthorne. This describes English history after the Norman Conquest through to Edward I whose reign is covered in some detail. It also covers the development of castles in the medieval period with maps of some of the more famous ones, warfare, and the structure of society in those times.


  • Amiga Joker
    • Issue 02/1996 – #3 Best Strategical in 1995 (Readers' Vote)

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