DO NOT DOWNLOAD the Mexican War files on this page unless you have first downloaded and installed and

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Installing the Mexican War files will enable you to play CWG2 MEXwar with:

(1) new weapons and units

(2) new graphics for units and terrain


After downloading and unzipping to CWG2 directory: (1) create a shortcut to the MEXwar file and paste it to your desktop. (2) You can change the icon's appearance by right clicking it and browsing back to the new MEXwar swords icon in your CWG2 directory.

You will be able to switch back and forth between versions by clicking the appropriate CIVwar, MEXwar, etc. icon on your desktop. Clicking the original CWG2 icon will start the game in whatever version was last set up to play.

to install

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You must install above before you can play MEXwar scenarios.

SCENARIOS for Mexican War (to be downloaded and unzipped to your SCENARIO folder): mex Buena Vista (scenario name prefix of "mex" for identification) mex Cerro Gordo mex Mexico City mex Monterrey