“Sword of Islam ensured you have more content to choose from, while keeping the challenge and fun at a similar, if not higher, level.”
“Overall the expansion is a great addition to this great game and is definitely recommended to those that want to add even more hours to their play time. Its good value too at $10 on Steam.”
“If you’re looking for a game with deep and rewarding mechanics and are willing to take the time to get around the learning curve, this game might interest you. If you like alternative history and would like to see what the would world have looked like if the Seljuq dynasty pushed into Europe or if Lithuania became a vast empire stretching from the edges of each continent, this game might interest you.”
“If you enjoyed Crusader Kings II then Sword of Islam is a worthy addition to your game”
“Crusader Kings is undoubtedly one of the most fresh and engaging strategy games on the market...”
"it’s simple exterior and complex approach makes it both an accessible game for a fan of the genre or a newcomer that just wants a go at putting their dynasty down in history. There is actually so little to fault the game on, so just do not be surprised when five minutes, turn into five hours.”
"This role-playing grand strategy game is full-featured and highly interactive: 8/8"
"Crusader Kings II is Paradox’s best game (and certainly the most accessible), as it presents more than enough to keep you busy as you attempt to become the greatest family in Europe."
"...Crusader Kings II is the most polished game from them to date..."
"Returning players to the franchise will find this is the game they always wanted to play, ever since the original was developed. Those just coming to the series will, with some patience, find a game that can entertain them for hours on end."
"Crusader Kings II is a bargain for anyone looking for a detailed, dynastic, and certainly medieval experience."
“Crusader Kings 2 with its steep but rewarding learning curve gives the player a meaningful experience they would only get from a handful of other games in the Genre. “