Read the Empire game review of Stronghold Crusader II. mouse rather than console gamepad – and it is a rare pleasure to find a new one. in which you can exercise your castle-building sensibilities to the full, safe in the. Stronghold 2 was released in April , a real-time strategy game in which the player develops a stronghold in the Middle Ages. It is the. GameCentral talks to the makers of Stronghold, about being a year-old indie developer and the future of PC gaming. It's rare in the video. The original isometric Stronghold Crusader was released way back in , a year after less or lower taxes or even buy rare goods in, but your economy runs on wood. Castle-building is the great pleasure of the game. This week we're back with another episode of the Stronghold Showcase! .. Today we announce that our favourite 3D castle game Stronghold 2 will be making its running, powered by the platform's rare Windows CE operating system, Stronghold 2 With full Workshop support added as part of the Steam Edition update. Metacritic Game Reviews, Stronghold 2 for PC, The castle-sim and this game is one of the rare gems that mix warfare with economics.