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Empire: Total War Release Date, Min. Specs Arrive; Uses Steam for DRM

By Chris Faylor, Jan 27, 2009 10:52am PST

Creative Assembly's historical strategy game Empire: Total War will ship to retailers on March 3 and be available for purchase on March 4,...


"Can anyone help me i have empire total war but the highest graphics i can have is medium. Even ..."

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Empire: Total War Trailer: Rocket Launchers

By Nick Breckon, Jan 15, 2009 11:08am PST

Who says rocket launchers are out of place in a historical RTS/strategy game? This is post-Enlightenment, man. In the span of human existence, Quake is right around the corner. Creative Assembly's Empire: Total War is hitting the PC in early Ma


"Thank goodness for this article - it's been shaping up to be a crappy news day so far (other ..."

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New Empire: Total War Trailer, Screenshots Walk the Road to Independence

By Nick Breckon, Dec 18, 2008 12:35pm PST

Creative Assembly's latest strategy epic Empire: Total War (PC) will include a new Revolutionary War-themed "Road to Independence" campaign, a feature detailed in the following trailer. At one time set for an early February release, Empire has


"So the singleplayer campaign will take place in the Americas? :("

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Total War Delay Brings Multiplayer Campaign Mode

By Nick Breckon, Dec 12, 2008 1:18pm PST

The one-month delay of Creative Assembly's Empire: Total War (PC) has provided a surprise bonus: the eventual addition of a full campaign...


"ill believe it when i see it. weve heard these promises before.... since shogun total war."

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Empire: Total War Delayed to March

By Nick Breckon, Dec 11, 2008 4:50pm PST

Creative Assembly's large-scale, Napoleonic-era strategy title Empire: Total War has been delayed to early March, according to publisher Sega....


"You silly, the history dorks hate inaccuracy of the Total War saga. :P"

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Empire: Total War Interview: Creative Assembly on the Road to Independence and Not Selling Out

By Nick Breckon, Nov 13, 2008 10:42am PST

When Empire: Total War ships in early February, it will include a new type of mode for the series--the Road to Independence, a story-driven...


Empire: Total War Special Forces Edition Announced, Game Features Steamworks Integration

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 29, 2008 3:36pm PDT

Sega has announced that like so many games these days, Creative Assembly's Empire: Total War (PC) will receive a special edition in addition to its...


"I don't get it. Is there a boxed special addition?, all the maps and booklets that come with ..."

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New Empire: Total War Screenshots Sail Into View

By Nick Breckon, Oct 27, 2008 1:35pm PDT

Creative Assembly has released a few more screenshots of its upcoming large-scale strategy title Empire: Total War. Set during the Napoleonic...


"The min specs on this game are going to be brutal, but is the one pc game I'm willing to upgrade ..."

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Empire: Total War Trailer Gets Strategic

By Blake Ellison, Oct 23, 2008 10:46am PDT

Sega has released a new trailer for Empire: Total War, the latest turn-based strategy game from Creative Assembly. This trailer shows the evolution of the game's campaign features applied to the 18th century battlefield, whether in America, Europe or the


"I think I'm more excited for this game than any previous Total War game. Ever since I played ..."

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Shack PSA: Overlord Playable for Free on GameTap Tomorrow

By Blake Ellison, Oct 22, 2008 4:20pm PDT

Attention Shacknews shoppers! We at Shacknews know that you're a cheapskate that you appreciate a good value, and with that in mind we thought...


"Well, I didn't need a subscription and it plays fine. I missed out on this game somehow at ..."

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Empire: Total War Trailer Fights on Land, Release Date Now February 3

By Blake Ellison, Oct 01, 2008 1:31pm PDT

A new trailer for Creative Assembly's Empire: Total War has lined up in formation and fired over a volley of information relating to land battles from the 18th century. The end of the trailer also reveals a release date of February 3 for the PC-


"Oh god oh god oh god - I can't wait for this game! I've been wanting a Total War game with real ..."

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New Empire: Total War Screenshots Portray Old World Battles on Land, Sea

By Nick Breckon, Aug 20, 2008 3:39pm PDT

Sega has released a batch of six screenshots from Creative Assembly's upcoming strategy/RTS title Empire: Total War--three showing land battles,...


"I can only get excited if I hear they are going to make the diplomatic AI work this time around. ..."

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Empire: Total War Movie Features Naval Battles

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 14, 2008 8:41am PDT

A new Empire: Total War (PC) video has been released by SEGA, showing off the naval combat featured in Creative Assembly's newest strategy game. Empire: Total War is due out in stores next February


"This looks like a must have but somehow I think my 8800U will bulk under this... that 4870 X2 ..."

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Empire: Total War is a Strategy Fan's Wet Dream

By Steve Gibson, Jul 17, 2008 1:25am PDT

Let me give you an idea of how absurdly detailed Empire: Total War is: the game accurately models buoyancy. Every musket ball is accurately modeled using the game's physics engine. The land battle maps are generated from NASA satellite imagery.


E3 Sega Screenshots: Sonic DS, Stormrise, Space Siege, Alpha Protocol

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 15, 2008 10:39am PDT

Currently making their way online are screenshots from upcoming Sega games. We have images from Alpha Protocol, Empire: Total War, Golden Axe:...


"I liked the other Sonic game on the DS. more like a classic Sonic"

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