It is 1511, and Hernan Cortes is on of many soldiers being sent on Cuban expeditions. Little did his captain, Diego Velazquez, know cortes and others bould steal their ship and sail to Mexico.
Welcome Aboard, Cortes
8 years after Cortes had left spain he had enuff of exploring cuba. He and hundreds of others stole 11 ships, dumped most of there cargo, and sailed to Aztec controlled mexico.
I'm Sick of Exploring Cuba.
The crew spots land after a short journey from cuba.
Cortes's ships landed in Veracruz, La Antigua, and Villa Rice. From their Cortes and his crew traveled to Tenichotichla (modern day Mexico D.F.) the capital of the Aztecs. Cortes set his sights on Montezuma II, the ruler of the aztecs.
I will need to make friends with Natives, because i don't speak Nahuatl.
2 Years Later (1519 -1521)
It only took 2 years for this once great empire to fall. Thanks to its many enemies, from its use of brutal force against all of its neighbors, Cortes was able to gather a army big enuff to conquer tenochtitlan on August 13th, 1521. Later, Cortez became governor and rebuilt tenochtitlan into Mexico City, as we know it today.