The Napoleonic Wars - OverSimplified (Part 2)

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Marty Gets A Plan
Hard Boiled
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Face Off
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Exotic Battle
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I Knew A Guy
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Enter The Maze

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  1. William Lister

    William ListerPřed 2 minutami

    Napoleon : I would love peace on the continent. Also Napoleon: Starts another 100 wars

  2. The Death Star

    The Death StarPřed minutou

    The coalition started all the wars, not him.

  3. ~Lynx~

    ~Lynx~Před 30 minutami

    16:52 The 2 battalions (Swede and French) not actually battling anyone: *I keep dancing on my own*

  4. Osprey_749

    Osprey_749Před hodinou

    The Spanish Civil war would be cool to see as a video

  5. Ray Zhao

    Ray ZhaoPřed hodinou

    Imagine if one of the faces he’s shown is actually his but we don’t know it lol

  6. Rusty Hawkins

    Rusty HawkinsPřed hodinou

    The plucky hexagon prenatally pass because helen undeniably queue among a foolish cocoa. brainy, alleged forehead

  7. Mr Dog

    Mr DogPřed hodinou

    Could you do the the 1916 Easter rising next

  8. bananaman1650

    bananaman1650Před hodinou

    Could you make a Vietnam war video

  9. K.L.P

    K.L.PPřed hodinou

    14:30 the best moment ever

  10. Plazmica 032

    Plazmica 032Před hodinou

    Imagine being a sailor ordered to sail in circles around some tiny island where nothing ever happens. Nightmare.

  11. Gaurav Jha

    Gaurav JhaPřed hodinou

    Fact Check : DO NOT EVER TRY CONQUERING RUSSIA... It's so big that you have to spend years doing it & it gets so stupid cold that the Russians can easily out cold you...

  12. Crk Crk

    Crk CrkPřed hodinou

    What about crimea war ? It was very known back then but today it's almost forgotten

  13. The Death Star

    The Death StarPřed 52 minutami

    Crimean War would be too short a video. There’s already a bunch of better channels that covered it in much higher detail.

  14. Louis

    LouisPřed 2 hodinami

    that's really strange for a french like me to hear "allies victory" when he is talking about french defeat, thanks god that's rare

  15. sebbseven Music

    sebbseven MusicPřed 2 hodinami

    “While Napoleon was defeated, he changed history in Europe majorly and is still thought of the best general ever.” Live chat: L

  16. Random Memes

    Random MemesPřed 2 hodinami

    You should do the 7 years war next

  17. Emperor Shrek

    Emperor ShrekPřed 2 hodinami

    You make more Rifles you make more canons you make more Horses

  18. Ak Bar

    Ak BarPřed 2 hodinami

    Please do Yugoslav Wars or Soviet-Afghan War

  19. DominDorio

    DominDorioPřed 3 hodinami

    what an ending! beautiful work man

  20. Mohanned Abdalla

    Mohanned AbdallaPřed 3 hodinami

    can you make a video about the mongol empire

  21. artfire28

    artfire28Před 3 hodinami

    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.

  22. Joe Biden-Harris

    Joe Biden-HarrisPřed 4 hodinami

    Do Oversimplified - Korean War

  23. THE_VORTEX__

    THE_VORTEX__Před 4 hodinami

    Vietnam war next?

  24. AAC Productions

    AAC ProductionsPřed 4 hodinami

    You forgot his plan to build water slides after invading Russia

  25. Mason Clark

    Mason ClarkPřed 4 hodinami

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

  26. Moderator

    ModeratorPřed 4 hodinami

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

  27. Shadow the Hedgehog

    Shadow the HedgehogPřed 5 hodinami

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

  28. pipikosg

    pipikosgPřed 5 hodinami

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

  29. Xiolog

    XiologPřed 5 hodinami

    Congratulations on 5 million. 👍

  30. Ghaouti G.

    Ghaouti G.Před 5 hodinami

    So.... what exactly made him a dictator?

  31. Crk Crk

    Crk CrkPřed 2 hodinami

    He censored opposition, he basically created the first totalitarist state with a lot of spying like in Eastern Germany later

  32. Draco XVI

    Draco XVIPřed 5 hodinami

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

  33. Pedro Mendoza

    Pedro MendozaPřed 5 hodinami

    You should do the Mexican american war

  34. Steph_RBLX

    Steph_RBLXPřed 6 hodinami

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

  35. Alvaro Perez Abad

    Alvaro Perez AbadPřed 7 hodinami

    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*

  36. Patrick Brennan

    Patrick BrennanPřed 7 hodinami

    Can you make the Zulu war an episode?

  37. STAR DUO

    STAR DUOPřed 7 hodinami

    "You Dingus"

  38. radu dobos

    radu dobosPřed 7 hodinami

    5 Million Subs!

  39. Steven Emerson

    Steven EmersonPřed 7 hodinami

    They should have gone to Saint Petersburg

  40. ANNA CLARA Fenyo

    ANNA CLARA FenyoPřed 7 hodinami

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

  41. Hussein Munshed

    Hussein MunshedPřed 7 hodinami

    the will of a single man.

  42. Mohamed Hsitou

    Mohamed HsitouPřed 8 hodinami

    Can u make a bulkan wars vid

  43. Flippos

    FlipposPřed 8 hodinami

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

  44. FlukePhillips Red Cossack

    FlukePhillips Red CossackPřed 8 hodinami

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

  45. Ahsan Aqib

    Ahsan AqibPřed 8 hodinami

    Damn wasn't expecting to get emotional over this.

  46. Joshua Johnson

    Joshua JohnsonPřed 8 hodinami

    Do a face reveal pls🥺

  47. Crk Crk

    Crk CrkPřed 2 hodinami

    I think this is a team

  48. Michael Adrian

    Michael AdrianPřed 8 hodinami

    im late but congratulations on 5mil!

  49. FanMikecrack

    FanMikecrackPřed 8 hodinami

    bro ALL of ur videos have promotion

  50. Noah Edvalson

    Noah EdvalsonPřed 9 hodinami

    He is so funny

  51. Gojira The first

    Gojira The firstPřed 9 hodinami

    Do the Indonesian independence

  52. 1994 Honda Civic GLi

    1994 Honda Civic GLiPřed 9 hodinami

    What’s up with alliances with Russia and invasions happening shortly afterwards

  53. CaptainLuke

    CaptainLukePřed 9 hodinami

    do the vikings!!

  54. Jeppe Jensen

    Jeppe JensenPřed 9 hodinami

    The white flag has become Frances national flag

  55. Jeppe Jensen

    Jeppe JensenPřed 9 hodinami

    Denmark is always getting attacked with no reason by the british

  56. The Death Star

    The Death StarPřed 50 minutami

    Couldn’t let that giant navy of yours fall into the hands of Napoleon. He needed a new one after his own was destroyed at Trafalgar, that just couldn’t happen.

  57. Jeppe Jensen

    Jeppe JensenPřed 4 hodinami

    I guess but the danes was poor and needed money

  58. Godslayer 5658

    Godslayer 5658Před 4 hodinami

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

  59. Texanreject22 22

    Texanreject22 22Před 11 hodinami

    Please make a super oversimplified Mexican American war

  60. Mister Little

    Mister LittlePřed 11 hodinami

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

  61. The Death Star

    The Death StarPřed 49 minutami

    Unless you’re the Mongols, the Imperial Germans, or the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth.

  62. The True Texan American

    The True Texan AmericanPřed 12 hodinami

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

  63. holdupaminute

    holdupaminutePřed 12 hodinami

    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!

  64. Crk Crk

    Crk CrkPřed hodinou


  65. Noobmaster 69

    Noobmaster 69Před 12 hodinami

    So, Basically never invade Russia.

  66. T. R Wolfen

    T. R WolfenPřed 4 hodinami

    They had winter. Nox they have winter and cars.

  67. austin curtis

    austin curtisPřed 12 hodinami

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

  68. Danielle Moore

    Danielle MoorePřed 12 hodinami

    The weary produce ipsilaterally bathe because waterfall preferentially jail forenenst a misty button. adorable, mighty sidewalk

  69. Rosalind Matteson

    Rosalind MattesonPřed 13 hodinami

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

  70. Creative 8D

    Creative 8DPřed 13 hodinami


  71. Akita Mayne

    Akita MaynePřed 13 hodinami

    Cant wait for an Oversimplified version of the Viking Age

  72. Wanbudlynti Lyngdoh Mawphlang

    Wanbudlynti Lyngdoh MawphlangPřed 13 hodinami

    I hate traitors🤬😡

  73. poke fans

    poke fansPřed 13 hodinami

    Its all alexandars fault he could have even larger land

  74. That local F.B.I agent

    That local F.B.I agentPřed 14 hodinami

    There is no hope for biden

  75. Waldo 1

    Waldo 1Před 14 hodinami

    We need a Yugoslavia video.

  76. Boffy Storytime

    Boffy StorytimePřed 14 hodinami

    Congrats on 5mil !

  77. Naseer Gregory

    Naseer GregoryPřed 15 hodinami

    Civil Rights movement next please

  78. Bear Gaming

    Bear GamingPřed 15 hodinami

    balkans wars oversimplified ? ottoman empire too?

  79. Jakob Miguel Dela Cruz

    Jakob Miguel Dela CruzPřed 16 hodinami

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

  80. Controlled By

    Controlled ByPřed 17 hodinami

    I heard Napoleon got his skills from his ancestor "Shrek Bonaparte"

  81. Monica Camargo

    Monica CamargoPřed 17 hodinami

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

  82. Jousancraft

    JousancraftPřed 17 hodinami


  83. MLBboy91

    MLBboy91Před 18 hodinami

    Can you do Hamilton next

  84. Daniel Espinosa

    Daniel EspinosaPřed 18 hodinami

    Ur the goat and your videos are so educational. Thanks for the hard work, and keep it up!

  85. Olivia Payer

    Olivia PayerPřed 18 hodinami

    I love these videos! You should do one on the English civil war next!

  86. Dito

    DitoPřed 19 hodinami


  87. ICE BANNA Hi

    ICE BANNA HiPřed 19 hodinami

    Do war of 1812 Please!!

  88. WillJoe’s StopMotions

    WillJoe’s StopMotionsPřed 19 hodinami

    17:00 classic Italian move there

  89. Summer

    SummerPřed 19 hodinami

    You should make a video about the Punic wars

  90. FitAndFat

    FitAndFatPřed 19 hodinami

    Oversimplified is one of those channels where once they upload something, you gotta stop doing whatever it is you're doing and watch it 😂😂

  91. Galaxia7

    Galaxia7Před 19 hodinami

    1:40 was that proto-brexit ?

  92. CityLine News

    CityLine NewsPřed 19 hodinami

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

  93. Yoder Film Industries

    Yoder Film IndustriesPřed 19 hodinami

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

  94. too much sauce

    too much saucePřed 20 hodinami

    You Should make a video of the gold rush

  95. ChaiBiscootGamer

    ChaiBiscootGamerPřed 20 hodinami

    I need a nickapoleon

  96. Pablos Pestos

    Pablos PestosPřed 20 hodinami


  97. PyroJohn19

    PyroJohn19Před 20 hodinami

    I think the Haitian Revolution needs an episode.

  98. Eltee “Eltee” Taiwo

    Eltee “Eltee” TaiwoPřed 20 hodinami

    I'm just sad there was "Oh noooo"

  99. died2pinwheel

    died2pinwheelPřed 20 hodinami

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

  100. Faten14man

    Faten14manPřed 20 hodinami

    You ever gonna do the Roman Empire???

  101. Davud A

    Davud APřed 21 hodinou

    You need to make a Churchill plushie

  102. David O Connor

    David O ConnorPřed 21 hodinou

    1:59 thought that was a Peter Schiff reference

  103. M3e

    M3ePřed 21 hodinou

    You should make a video of Mexican History

  104. vinchiwinchi

    vinchiwinchiPřed 22 hodinami

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

  105. Boyko Dinev

    Boyko DinevPřed 22 hodinami

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

  106. Ondra Vele

    Ondra VelePřed 23 hodinami

    Could you do the Hussites wars?

  107. Keke San

    Keke SanPřed 23 hodinami

    What an absolute baller

  108. Foresster cz

    Foresster czPřed 23 hodinami


  109. Sadeep Weerasinghe

    Sadeep WeerasinghePřed 23 hodinami

    Why didn't they simply kill him?

  110. The Death Star

    The Death StarPřed 21 hodinou

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

  111. TSE Portal

    TSE PortalPřed 23 hodinami