Mount & Blade: With Fire & Sword is the thrilling sequel to the action role-playing hit Mount & Blade: Warband set in 17th century Europe. It was one of the most romantic, cruel and dramatic episodes of Europe history. The game consists of distinct political forces: Tsardom of Russia, Sweden, Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth (Rzeczpospolita), Cossack Ukraine and the Crimean Khanate. Become a mercenary or join one of the five battling factions to conquer, destroy or create empires. In an open sand box world you choose your allies, your enemies, what provinces to conquer, what castles to siege and what quests to embark on.In addition to the enhanced singleplayer mode, Mount & Blade: With Fire and Sword also provides a host of original multiplayer content including the new game mode: Captain as well as 7 new maps.