The Graphic Improvement Project (GIP) is a complete graphics overhaul for Hearts of Iron 2 Doomsday and its add on Armageddon. The only area GIP does not change are division icons (which SKIF does). In the newest release it includes 12,252 new photos in colour.

Mod Information:

  • Mod Forum: GIP
  • Mod Site: The Graphic Improvement Project
  • Current Version: 1.0
  • Last Update: july 12, 2011
  • Popularity: 1,000 - 5,000 posts
  • Note: Does include options of replacement flags and shields for nations that do not allow Swastika, however the user must change it themselves


Feature Description
Models 5,473
Leaders & Ministers 4,576
Provinces 104
Technology Teams 1,322
Technology 437
Events 340
Compatibility HOI2 , HOI2 DD , Arma , AoD* , Iron Cross* , Darkest Hour**
Extras 531 B&W placeholders pictures, SKIF***
  • IS NOT OPTIMIZED FOR Arsenal of Democracy or IRON CROSS
    • OPTIMIZED FOR Darkest Hour Light only
      • SKIF will be included in GIP version 1.0
  • Research Screen for Germany. Note color research teams and color technologies.

  • Some of the leaders of US.

  • German cabinet with color pictures.

  • Some of the new pictures for models.