The Zenith of Fallen Empires 2.0
Last revision: 9 Oct at 12:26 UTC
Several millennia ago, the galaxy had glimpsed apocalypse when Ascended Empires waged war and brought death to countless civilizations. Convinced of the righteousness of this Great Crusade, each Ascended Empire pushed the limits of science, fielding massive fleets armed with new superweapons at every turn, each more dangerous than the last. Great battles were fought with many more planets caught in the crossfire, leaving thousands of tomb worlds echoing through the void of space. Today, the Titan guns lay silent, their technology not yet reimagined by the primitives who had survived the Great Crusade. Few empires would reach the pinnacle of civilization, and the lessons of the Great Crusade showed that even the mightiest can fall. For all their achievements, now the Fallen Empires are shadows of their former selves, crippled by internal fighting and general apathy. Oh they have seen war like the primitives wouldn’t believe, and that is why they must stand as eternal reminders for all younger races the value of galactic peace.
The Zenith of Fallen Empires retraces the steps of the fallen, their rise to the pinnacle of civilization and military might. The mod imagines that they were once Ascended Empires wielding massive power, all pursuing their own vision for the galaxy. However, with great power, comes great responsibility, and possibly consequence. In a dangerous era where Ascended Empires carve out their own sphere of influence, lesser empires must align themselves or face annihilation. All-out war between the Ascended Empires would return the galaxy back to the inferno it once was many millennia ago during the Great Crusade. Originally designed as a full experience of this journey in a previous iteration, The Zenith of Fallen Empires 2.0 will be delivered with several add-on component mods, allowing players the full freedom to customise their game based on the features they need to tell an epic story of their empire’s rise – and fall.
- Become an Ascended Empire*
- Escorts, Battlecruisers, Fallen Titans, and more
- Fallen Empire Buildings
- Fallen Empire ship and city sets (16 sets)
- Titan Lance, a weapon exclusive to Fallen Titans
- Ascended Empire Wargoals and Casus Belli
- Ascended Empire Subject Types
- Ascended Empire Subject Events
*Full features and spoilers in here.
What comes next? Check this thread to stay up to date.
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- The Zenith of Fallen Empires: Ascended Society
Societal Evolution requires an empire to cater for its citizens. Unbeknownst to these citizens, each building in turn shapes their society, gradually moving them towards the path of fanaticism.
- The Zenith of Fallen Empires: Fallen Weaponry
What secrets will you find beneath the ancient ruins of the mysterious precursor empires?
- The Zenith of Fallen Empires: Goliath Awakened
Conceived as a giant warship, the Goliath was deemed too impractical for the precursors to build during the Last Crusade. You however…
- The Zenith of Fallen Empires: Ringworld Empires
What if your empire had always lived on a Ringworld?
- The Zenith of Fallen Empires: Paradise Lost
All good things come to an end.
- The Zenith of Fallen Empires: Ancient Cache of Technology
Can you invade the fully fortified precursor’s homeworlds, claim their enigmatic building schematics and forge a new chapter in your empire?
- The Zenith of Fallen Empires: Sins of the Fallen Empires
What will you discover behind the mysterious L-Gates?
- The Zenith of Fallen Empires: Fallen Empire Ships Start
Start your journey with a Fallen Empire ship or city set!
- The Zenith of Fallen Empires: Fallen Empire Ships Names
Fixes for serveral namelists for your Fallen Empire Ships!
- The Zenith of Fallen Empires 2.0: The Ultimate Edition
All component mods can be found here on this Playlist for convenience!
- More Coming Soon!
Please run this with Game Update 2.1.*
common/defines Decadence chance, AE research cost multiplier, FE storage multiplier
Awakened Empire diplomatic options
Several scripted triggers
Visit this thread if you are unsure about compatibility and what these mean.
English original by Kolyn
Russian translation by Strategium Guild
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