The Napoleonic Wars - OverSimplified (Part 2)

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-Napoleon and Alex on raft © RMN-Grand Palais / Art Resource, NY

Music (licensed under a Creative Commons license):
Marty Gets A Plan
Hard Boiled
Dances and Dames
Fast Talkin
Pina Colada
Face Off
Bumbly March
Sneaky Snitch
Faster Does It
Constance The Descent
Exotic Battle
Covert Affair
I Knew A Guy
Outfoxing the Fox
Crossing The Chasm
Enter The Maze

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LMOP - The Whisper Man
Kevin Graham - Autumn
Maik Thomas - Bonus Track
Ian Post - Futuristic War
Ian Post - Into The Battle

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  • Ak Bar
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    Please do Yugoslav Wars or Soviet-Afghan War

  • DominDorio
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    what an ending! beautiful work man

  • Mohanned Abdalla
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    can you make a video about the mongol empire

  • artfire28
    artfire2839 minuter sedan

    Now I know why my school idolized Napoleon so much. He made a lot of reforms to show monarchy isn't the perfect govt to choose and showed merits are more important than privileged people. It made us more progressive and thought how sucky during his wars and before him.

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    Do Oversimplified - Korean War

    THE_VORTEX__Timme sedan

    Vietnam war next?

  • AAC Productions
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    You forgot his plan to build water slides after invading Russia

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    Avgn: You pop this piece of crap in and what do you get… well 0:34 the fuck was that?

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    Only OG’s remember the old Subnautica Dan used to play

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    There is no hope for Joe Biden. He's so senile, he called Putin "Trump."

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    Hi oversimplified can you make a video about the Greek Civil War?

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  • Ghaouti G.
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    So.... what exactly made him a dictator?

  • Draco XVI
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    Literally only watched oversimplified videos for my history exam and guess what? 96% on it BROOO

  • Pedro Mendoza
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    You should do the Mexican american war

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    Video idea: Make a video with the German VS Russia war

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    UK:Oversimplified can you do Hastings? Oversimplified:Ok,sure China:Can u do 3 kindoms video? Oversimplified:Ok,whateve you say china USA:Can you do our civil war? Oversimplified:hmmm USA:And our Independence war? Oversimplified:Ok France:Napoleaon pls? Oversimplified:Ok Spain:Can u do- Oversimplified:Uhhh,who are you? Spain: *sad noises*

  • Patrick Brennan
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    Can you make the Zulu war an episode?

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    "You Dingus"

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    5 Million Subs!

  • Steven Emerson
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    They should have gone to Saint Petersburg

  • ANNA CLARA Fenyo
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    He probably poisoned himself with that dose of out-of-date poison. Six years is about right for onset of cancer from a carcinogen.

  • Hussein Munshed
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    the will of a single man.

  • Mohamed Hsitou
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    Can u make a bulkan wars vid

  • Flippos
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    Greek war of independence, when? It's literally 200 years later. Let's not miss that anniversary!!!

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    24:37 😰นโปเลียนมาอีกแล้ว😰 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂

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    Damn wasn't expecting to get emotional over this.

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    Do a face reveal pls🥺

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    He is so funny

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    Do the Indonesian independence

  • 1994 Honda Civic GLi
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    What’s up with alliances with Russia and invasions happening shortly afterwards

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    do the vikings!!

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    The white flag has become Frances national flag

  • Jeppe Jensen
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    Denmark is always getting attacked with no reason by the british

  • Jeppe Jensen

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    I guess but the danes was poor and needed money

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    Guess it’s revenge for when the danish vikings came and raided England for no reason?

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    Please make a super oversimplified Mexican American war

  • Mister Little
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    I feel like the main thing I've learned about the history of war is "don't fuck with Russia"

  • The True Texan American
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    Biden doesn't have the mental capability to lead an army and he isn't in control politically either.

  • holdupaminute
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    can we get a video about the rape/massacre of Nanjing? i just did an assignment at school about it, and after realising some of the atrocities and violence committed during this period, it feels a bit wrong (?) to just keep silent about it. but idk, great video!

  • Noobmaster 69
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    So, Basically never invade Russia.

  • T. R Wolfen

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    2 timmar sedan

    They had winter. Nox they have winter and cars.

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    i would love to see you do one on the seven years war

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  • Rosalind Matteson
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    I was with you up to the point where you added Biden. Biden is a spineless coward. Whatever Napoleon was, he was no coward.

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  • Akita Mayne
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    Cant wait for an Oversimplified version of the Viking Age

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    Its all alexandars fault he could have even larger land

  • That local F.B.I agent
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    There is no hope for biden

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    We need a Yugoslavia video.

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  • Naseer Gregory
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    Civil Rights movement next please

  • Bear Gaming
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    balkans wars oversimplified ? ottoman empire too?

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    Hey oversimplified make a 5 million vid special and after that...make the philippine revolution and the philippine-american war, that would be neat

  • Controlled By
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    I heard Napoleon got his skills from his ancestor "Shrek Bonaparte"

  • Monica Camargo
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    Make a video about the South and Central American independence wars, pleas!

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    Can you do Hamilton next

  • Daniel Espinosa
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  • Olivia Payer
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    I love these videos! You should do one on the English civil war next!

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    17:00 classic Italian move there

  • Summer
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    You should make a video about the Punic wars

  • FitAndFat
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  • Galaxia7
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    1:40 was that proto-brexit ?

  • CityLine News
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    Love this video about Napoleon.I’m a big fan ! Please please do a video about fall of Roman Empire !

  • Yoder Film Industries
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    Maybe for a mini-war, cover the Franco-Prussian War? The one with Napoleon's nephew?

  • too much sauce
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    You Should make a video of the gold rush

  • ChaiBiscootGamer
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    I need a nickapoleon

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  • PyroJohn19
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    I think the Haitian Revolution needs an episode.

  • Eltee Taiwo
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    I'm just sad there was "Oh noooo"

  • died2pinwheel
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    i hope he does a video on the yugoslavian war so i can see how much of a nightmare the comments become

  • Faten14man
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    You ever gonna do the Roman Empire???

  • Davud A
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    You need to make a Churchill plushie

  • David O Connor
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    1:59 thought that was a Peter Schiff reference

  • M3e
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    You should make a video of Mexican History

  • vinchiwinchi
    vinchiwinchi19 timmar sedan

    Never knew that Napoleon was this epic. Thanks for the awesome vid!

  • Boyko Dinev
    Boyko Dinev20 timmar sedan

    Can we get the 1sr and 2nd Balkan Wars next

  • Ondra Vele
    Ondra Vele20 timmar sedan

    Could you do the Hussites wars?

  • Keke San
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    What an absolute baller

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  • Sadeep Weerasinghe
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    Why didn't they simply kill him?

  • The Death Star

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    They respected him as an opponent + his wife begged her father (Emperor of Austria) to not do that.

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  • Evan Demers
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    Message to all ambitious world leaders: Stop.... trying.... to invade.... RUSSIA !!

  • The Death Star

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  • Stefan Boicu
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    Why napoleon wasn't killed after any of his full defeats though? Exiling him to a very far away island and then supplying troops there to guard him seems unnecessary.

  • The Death Star

    The Death Star

    19 timmar sedan

    They respected him as an opponent + his wife requested her father (Emperor of Austria) to not do that.

  • John Kitto IV
    John Kitto IV22 timmar sedan

    That musical tonal shift at the first snow of winter was good. Really made the whole "oh shit" moment

  • amorgos (caca)
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    26:17 blood and iron player: hey! ive seen that before!

  • Coolsam5
    Coolsam522 timmar sedan

    Such a great man he was strong fast was smart until he was 41 and he took over like half of the hole world tricking his enemy’s such a smart man

  • train boy
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    I hope he does the unification of Germany next

  • MegaGaming
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    Congrats for the 5 M subs

  • Packer Boys
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    Do the Mexican American war

  • User Thomas h
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    I betcha he's gonna do the Russian civil war next or the seven year war

  • Matek McDermott
    Matek McDermott23 timmar sedan

    Napoleon: Drank Out Of Date Poison That Gave Him A Stomach Ache Also Napoleon: Died Of Stomach Cancer Me: .-.

  • Abc Abc
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    Can u make a video of war in Hindustan in 1947

  • QUEST for Education
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    great depression oversimplified

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    Hmm Maybe it's about time you all stop playing video games and actually do something for once

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