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[BNW] TPangolin's Recommended Civilization V Mods
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Hey there, TPangolin here. I'm that dude who basically designs the civs Colonialist Legacies modpack alongside the help of a staggering amount of people.

Here is a list of my absolute favorite Civ V mods that include extremely polished Civilizations and minor alterations (nothing too major).

This packs is a great place to start if you want a list of good civs and mods to install. Keep in mind though that these are my personal favorite mods and I don't claim to hold any authority over what is good and what is bad.

Enjoy!

Note: All mods here are designed to be played with BNW

(Header Image leader art done by Janboruta)
Items (32)
Mali (Brave New World)
Created by Tomatekh
Adds Mali to the base game.

One of the great centers of Islamic culture and wealth, Mali was one of sub-Saharan Africa's most influential empires. It owed much of its reputation to its situation as a major trading center, effectively controlling...
[BNW] Vietnam Civilization - Colonialist Legacies
In this you mod you'll play as the mighty Trung Sisters, heroines of Vietnam. Although ultimately you fell to the army of the Han invaders, though it took an army of one hundred thousand men to slay two women.

[img]http://i.imgur.com/ce1bnfw.jpg[/img] ...
[BNW] Canada Civilization - Colonialist Legacies
In this mod you'll play as Lester B. Pearson - war veteran, Nobel Peace Prize winner, respected leader and diplomatic superhero!

[img]http://i.imgur.com/k9Sn81x.png[/img]

Please rate this mod up!

This is the Third mod in the Colonialist...
[BNW] Mexican Civilization - Colonialist Legacies
In this mod you'll play as Benito Juárez - The Mexican president of Zapotec origin who not only resisted the French occupation of Mexico, but overthrew the Second Mexican Empire, restored the Republic and modernized the country. To say that this dude was...
[BNW] Australia Civilization - Colonialist Legacies
In this mod you'll play as Henry Parkes - the father of Australian Federation and owner of quite frankly, a ravishing beard. His facial hair alone should be enough to warrant his inclusion in the base game!

[img]http://i.imgur.com/SfMFEvl.png[/img]
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[BNW] Argentina Civilization
Created by Leugi
Adds the Argentine Civilization to Brave New World, with Eva Perón as its Leader!. This mod features Custom Leader Music.
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Ayyubid Civilization
Created by Pouakai
The Ayyubid dynasty was a sultanate centred in Cairo between the 12th and 14th centuries. At its peak, it rules swathes of North Africa and the Middle East, from Sana'a to Tunis to Damascus. The dynasty was founded by Saladin, a man known throughout the w...
Burmese Civilization
Created by sukritact
Located in the northwest of Southeast Asia, Burma has a long and complex history - a land where magnificent and ancient Buddhist temples gaze out serenely over a nation that has seen centuries of both prosperity and turmoil. Under King Anawrahta, the regi...
Civ Names by Policies
Created by Lex
Homepage (here you can download a mod if you can't use the Steam Workshop):
http://forums.civfanatics.com/showthread.php?t=503772

Please read the FAQ at the end of description before asking questions.

Dynamically gives every civilization a ...
Historical Religions (BNW or GK)
Created by Tomatekh
This mod is compatible with both the Brave New World and the Gods and Kings expansions.

An edited down version of the mod which only includes religions which civs have a preference for (13 new religions) can be found here:

[url=http://steamcommu...
InfoAddict
Created by Rob K
Adds time based graphs showing civilizations' score, gold, military power, etc., visual representation of global relationships and tons of extra info on each civ. To access the Info Addict screen, hit the scroll button underneath the turn indicator and se...
Kievan Rus' (Brave New World)
Created by Tomatekh
Adds Kievan Rus' to the base game.

Kievan Rus' was a medieval polity and historical precedent to the modern Russian, Ukrainian, and Belarusian peoples. Although a loose federation of independent principalities for most of its existence, it was ...
Nazca Civilization
Created by Pouakai
Widely known for the enormous geoglyphs of animals and other designs which they created in the deserts of their empire, the Nazca culture existed for approximately 900 years in the high Andean deserts of what is now Southern Peru. From what little is know...
Phoenician Civilization
Created by sukritact
Phoenicia was an ancient Semitic civilization situated on the western, coastal part of the Fertile Crescent and centered on the coastline of modern Lebanon and Tartus Governorate in Syria. It was an enterprising maritime trading culture that spread across...
The Kingdom of Belgium
Created by JFD
The Kingdom of Belgium is a custom civilization for Sid Meier's Civilization V, available for users with Brave New World.

Homepage[forums.civfanatics.com]

The Kingdom of
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The Kingdom of Armenia
Created by JFD
This mod adds the Kingdom of Armenia under Tiridates III to the game, available for anyone with Brave New World.

Homepage[forums.civfanatics.com]

The Kingdom of Armenia[
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The Kingdom of Prussia
Created by JFD
This mod adds the Kingdom of Prussia under Frederick the Great to the game, available for anyone with Brave New World.

Homepage[forums.civfanatics.com]

The Kingdom of Pr
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Quick Turns
Created by Krzyzyk
Intelligently toggles Quick Movement/Combat during AI turns, which results in significantly reduced time you will spend waiting and watching what the AI does instead of actually playing, especially in the late game. Only important AI unit actions, relevan...
Krajzen's Great Musicians Pack
Created by Krajzen
This mod adds 60 new Great Musicians - with audio of their hits! (each audio - around 30 seconds long) And while Firaxis has given us many Western Classic Composers, my mod adds not only classical music, but also Oriental music, jazz, Baba Yetu from Civil...
Exploration Continued
Created by JFD
Exploration Continued is a mod for Sid Meier's Civilisation V designed to extend the Scout unit line, adding the Explorer unit, Adventurer unit and the Airship unit. Scouts can now upgrade into Explorers and Explorers into Adventurers. Airships are a stan...
Krakatoa Fix
Created by Barathor
This mod fixes the placement requirements of Krakatoa to increase its chances of being a workable tile.

This one has bugged me for a while. In the default game, Krakatoa usually spawns out in the middle of the vast ocean and wastes a good natural wond...
Gibraltar and Reef Optimizations
Created by Barathor
Optimizes and fixes the Lua code used to find suitable locations for these natural wonders, which both require special methods.

- Prevents the Rock of Gibraltar from spawning on small islands; especially single-tile ones which may render it unworkable...
Music Changer
Created by D.r
This simple mod adds a button on the top right corner of the screen that allows you to skip the current music playing, thus avoiding driving you crazy with the same songs over and over.
The next song is random, picked based on your current civilization ...
Randomize City Names
Created by Nutzzz
Randomize City Names
for Civilization V (vanilla), Civilization V: Gods + Kings, and Civilization V: Brave New World
by Nutty

Randomizes city names within a civilization's list for every city except the capital.

Should be compatible with ne...
Tuscan Civilization
Created by sukritact
This mod adds the Tuscan Civilization to the game, available for anyone with Brave New World.

[img]http://i.imgur.com/u7ML48Q.png[/img]

Cradle of the Renaissance:
Receive a Great Person of the appropriate type when B
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The Grand Duchy of Lithuania
Created by JFD
This mod adds the Grand Duchy of Lithuania under Gediminas to the game, available for anyone with Brave New World.

Homepage[forums.civfanatics.com]

The Grand Duchy of Li
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Communitas Map
Created by Thalassicus
This map creates several continents and numerous offshore islands, with realistic climate and many advanced features. The goal is a middle ground between aesthetic realism and gameplay balance.
  • Islands reward naval exploration.
  • Ocean rift
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Kongo (Brave New World)
Created by Tomatekh
Adds Kongo to the base game.

The Kingdom of Kongo was an African kingdom located in west central Africa in what is now northern Angola, Cabinda, the Republic of the Congo, and the western portion of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. At its g...
[BNW] Blackfoot Civilization - Colonialist Legacies
In this mod you'll play as Crowfoot, chief of the Blackfoot Indians! Born from within a time great of bloodshed, Crowfoot was a great warrior and gritty survivor, fighting more than a dozen great battles and overcoming many injuries. Yet he was most remem...
The Kingdom of Hungary
Created by JFD
The Kingdom of Hungary is a custom civilization for Sid Meier's Civilization V, available for users with Brave New World AND Gods and Kings.

Homepage[forums.civfanatics.com]
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(BNW) Gran Colombia Civilization
Created by Leugi
Adds the Gran Colombia Civilization to Brave New World, with Simon Bolivar as its Leader!. This mod features Custom Leader Music.
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[BNW] Dene Civilization - Colonialist Legacies
In this mod you'll play as Thanadelthur, the diplomatic Ex-Slave who forged peace between her people, the Cree and the Hudson's Bay Company! The Dene are a Musical people, with strong ties to Tundra, Faith and Music.

Please Rate this mod up!

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6 Comments
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Colonialist Legacies  [author] Jul 8 @ 9:58pm 
This is really a starting pack rather than anything else.
VolcanusPrime Jul 8 @ 12:27am 
no YaNemp?
Colonialist Legacies  [author] Jul 2 @ 6:54pm 
As soon as you go through the MODS menu, achievements are disabled.
dukeenrike Jul 1 @ 3:12pm 
Do any of this affects achievements?
IamJustinT Jun 22 @ 2:24pm 
Way to go. Keep up the good work.
Lone_Wolf Jun 20 @ 1:04pm 
Yay finally a pack to keep all these great mods together

you deserve a dog!