November Update


We have just released an update for Stronghold Crusader 2 addressing a few small issues reported by players. We are also planning to release a second update next month in the run up to Christmas, so stay tuned! This will include one final map pack for the game featuring maps that we were unable to fit into prior updates this year. Once again thanks for your support and we hope you enjoy today’s update!


Out Now on GOG


Don’t like DRM? Good news! Firefly have partnered with GOG to release Stronghold Crusader 2 DRM-free, with added support for the online gaming platform GOG Galaxy allowing you to enjoy multiplayer with friends. Today the game finally releases DRM-free on GOG with a new trailer, as well as promotional discounts of 66% off the base game and 50% off all DLC for the next five days. More

GOG Tournament


As unpredictable as battles during the actual Crusades, last month the DRM-free release of Stronghold Crusader 2 on GOG experienced a slight delay. The good news is that we now have a fixed date for the release and tournament! Stronghold Crusader 2 will release via GOG (formerly Good Old Games) on Thursday November 19th. More

Ultimate Edition & New DLC


We have just released our fourth Stronghold Crusader 2 DLC, meaning ‘The Jackal & The Khan’ is now available at 33% off on Steam! The Jackal & The Khan is designed as the ultimate challenge for Crusader players, planned as our final release for the game. While those who own all Crusader 2 DLCs are in store for in-game surprises, we would rather players discover these for themselves… We do however have something else to reveal!


The Jackal & The Khan DLC


Their horsemen ride like thunder across the plain, like the kings of old! Set for release on Steam on November 6th, Stronghold Crusader 2: The Jackal & The Khan is our final DLC expansion and the ultimate Stronghold challenge. The Jackal & The Khan adds nine new missions, two characters, achievements, new castle designs and five avatar shields. Players who own all four DLCs will also receive a bonus tenth Crusader Trail mission and five additional exclusive shields. More

Final DLC Releases 06/11

enThe final character pack for Stronghold Crusader 2 is nearly upon us! In the vein of past DLCs our final expansion will add an additional singe player Crusader Trail campaign and a duo of new AI opponents. What’s different this time? Well our fourth DLC campaign will be a little longer and the DLC itself will contain a few surprises for players who own all four Stronghold Crusader 2 DLCs on Steam. More

‘Siege That!’ Round Two


After a series of bloody Round One battles against the Firefly paladins just seven brave contestants remain standing over the ruins of Pyke Castle. These mighty warriors will soon face even greater challenges, proving their worth on the battlefield by sieging our second castle. Who will return home with the spoils of war? Winner prizes include Steam codes for our games, signed copies of Stronghold Crusader 2, Firefly t-shirts and DLC. More

Firefly @ Gamescom


In just under two weeks’ times Europe’s largest gaming convention will open its doors to literally hundreds of thousands of gamers and developers in sunny Cologne Germany. Gamescom has always been very important to us as a platform for making exciting new announcements, meeting with players and demoing our games. We have had many questions coming in about whether we’ll be at the show, what we’re bringing and whether you’ll see or hear anything new from us. Want to know more? Read on… More

New DLC, Update & Maps


The law of the Templar has come to the desert! The Templar & The Duke DLC adds an extra Crusader Trail campaign and new AI characters. One a brutal newcomer embodying the Crusaders’ nebulous motivations and the other successor to King Phillip from the original Stronghold Crusader. Both desire glorious victories, The Templar cleansing the Holy Land of heretics and The Duke emerging from Phillip’s shadow. More

Optimisation Update


We’re happy to announce that the first in a new series of optimisation updates has just been released for Stronghold Crusader 2! Development geared towards improving performance has been ongoing for some time now. Recently we reached a point where these changes could be merged into the main game code and released as an update for all players to enjoy. More