Creative Assembly News


Total War: Rome 2 gets interactive campaign map for attack planning

By John Keefer, Jul 12, 2013 11:30am PDT

After watching the Romans try to outmaneuver the Egyptians yesterday, you may want to start planning your path of carnage once Total War: Rome 2 comes out this fall. A newly released interactive campaign map should be just the tool for the job if you are into that amount of ...


Total War: Rome 2 video shows Battle of the Nile from Roman view

By John Keefer, Jul 11, 2013 10:45am PDT

When Creative Assembly demoed Total War: Rome 2 at E3, it showed off the Battle for the Nile scenario from the Egyptian perspective, which was designed more for new players with an easier learning curve. A new video shows that game being played from the Roman perspective, on...


"Their preview videos are always 2% representative of the game. Never figured out why the dont ..."

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Total War: Rome 2 expanded politics system detailed

By Steve Watts, Jun 06, 2013 9:00am PDT

Total War: Rome 2 will have an expanded political system that involves currying favor in the House and Senate, marrying into the right families, and avoiding civil war.


"Looking pretty good so far. I willingly give the next several hundred hours of my life to Rome! ..."

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Total War: Shogun 2 'Gold Edition' coming March 5

By Steve Watts, Jan 24, 2013 2:00pm PST

Sega is releasing a "Gold Edition" of Total War: Shogun 2 on March 5, which will include the game and both the "Rise of the Samurai" and "Fall of the Samurai" expansions.


Total War: Rome 2 trailer shows Carthage carnage

By Steve Watts, Sep 26, 2012 1:00pm PDT

The Creative Assembly has released a new trailer for Total War: Rome II, showcasing a cinematic battle in Carthage.


Total War Battles: Shogun now on PC, Mac

By Steve Watts, Aug 29, 2012 10:30am PDT

Sega has released the iOS game Total War Battles: Shogun for PC and Mac via Steam.


"Thanks! I was wondering how much it is like the earlier games."

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Total War: Rome II preview

By Kat Bailey, Jul 02, 2012 6:15am PDT

For Total War fans, it was nice to see the series return to its roots in the Shogun era. They liked the colonial era-themed Empire Total War as...


"I wanted to have the option of continuing to obey the Senate without trying to take over the ..."

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Total War: Rome II announced

By John Keefer, Jul 02, 2012 6:00am PDT

The Creative Assembly returns to one its most popular venues in the Total War series with the announcement of Rome II.


Creative Assembly's Aliens game jumping to next gen

By John Keefer, May 03, 2012 4:30pm PDT

We have known for awhile that Total War developer Creative Assembly was making a game set in the Alien universe. What we didn't know until now was that it going to be for current and next-gen consoles.


"What part of the description "peer to Dead Space 2" makes you think RTS?"

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Total War Battles gets free DLC offer for Shogun 2

By Steve Watts, Apr 26, 2012 7:45am PDT

Completing the campaign in Total War Battles for iOS grants a code to download the Sendai Clan Pack in the PC game, Total War: Shogun 2.


Total War Battles: Shogun announced for iOS

By Steve Watts, Mar 13, 2012 1:00pm PDT

The Creative Assembly is working on an iOS version of its Total War franchise, titled Total War Battles: Shogun.


"How much do "premium" iOS games like this go for? I'm sure there's a trade off, more sales for ..."

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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...


"I would love to see a "Three Kingdoms" era total war game. Battling for control of china, ..."

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Total War Vets Reveal Console RTS Stormrise

By Chris Faylor, Jul 10, 2008 9:39am PDT

Creative Assembly, the studio behind the Total War series of PC real-time strategy games, has unveiled Stormrise, a console-exclusive RTS due on...


"Everyone seems to be getting their feet wet with this console RTS business, nothing wrong with ..."

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CES 08: Microsoft Announces New Titles Under Games for Windows Banner

By Aaron Linde, Jan 07, 2008 11:05am PST

Amidst an already busy CES, Microsoft also announced nine new titles set for Games for Windows branding, to be released in 2008. Alone in the...


"No they aren't. Bungie for one have no intention of releasing Halo 3 for any other platform."

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Rally Revo, More Sega Titles Coming to Steam

By Carlos Bergfeld, Nov 28, 2007 2:14pm PST

Sega has teamed with Valve to bring more Sega-published titles to the PC download service, the companies announced today. The recently released...