Defend your stronghold! Stronghold Crusader 2 guide contains detailed information about the single player, as well as online gameplay. Stronghold Crusader 2 guide contains detailed information about the single player, as well as online gameplay. Inside, you will find a complete description of all key aspects of the game, such as extraction of resources, food and weapons manufacture, as well as about the exclusive goods (ale and religion). Additionally, you will learn about each and every building in the game, grouped up with their costs and application, as well as a complete parallel of all the units available in the game, with their strengths and weaknesses, as well as their usage. Furthermore, the guide explains such mechanisms as popularity, taxation level, food ration and ale distribution, religious rites, as well as the process of automatic trade on the market. The guide contains numerous tips and tricks associated with creating and maintaining economy, army recruitment, as well as both defending against sieges, and performing one yourself. Besides the information concentrated on single player playthrough, the guide contains information about multiplayer gameplay, like selecting the proper tactic according to the situation on the map, the necessity to construct appropriate buildings, as well as different ways of attacking players. The guide is supplemented with a complete list of all the achievements available in the game, with tips on how to get them. Stronghold Crusader 2 is a real-time strategy developed by Firefly Studios, being another installment in the popular Stronghold Franchise, originally published in 2001.