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FALL OF THE SAMURAI joins Total War Saga

fall of the samurai joins total war saga family of games for linux mac windows pc

FALL OF THE SAMURAI now joins the Total War Saga game family for Linux, Mac and Windows PC. Thanks to Creative Assembly who are eager to announce the details. Available on both Steam but without a discount on Humble Store.

Total War: SHOGUN 2 releases on Linux today

total war: shogun 2 and fall of the samurai releases on linux via steam games

Since the day has finally come. Feral Interactive #release the historical strategy games today. Hence Total War: SHOGUN 2 and the standalone expansion Total War: SHOGUN 2 – Fall of the Samurai. Officially available today on #Steam for Linux. So both #games are originally developed by Creative Assembly. Published by SEGA for Windows. Yet these are the latest instalments in the critically-acclaimed Total War series. Since Feral already brought Empire, Medieval II and Total War: WARHAMMER to Linux.

So the multiplayer features online battles, co-operative campaigns, and “Avatar Conquest” mode. Therefore players can team up to form clans. While fighting alongside their allies to claim territories on the campaign maps. So online multiplayer is Linux vs Linux. Feral is working on a patch that will enable macOS vs Linux in the near future.

Both games will be available as premium versions. The Total War: SHOGUN 2 Collection. And the Total War: SHOGUN 2 – Fall of the Samurai Collection. Since both editions contain all additional content for each game. The Collections are released alongside the base games. Which leaked thanks to SteamDB resources.

Total War: SHOGUN 2 and Fall of the Samurai use their historical source material. All to present players with exciting strategic challenges,” said David Stephen, Managing Director of Feral Interactive. “Whether they’re mastering authentic samurai battle tactics. Or keeping up with the fast-advancing military technology of the 19th century. Players will need skill, ingenuity and daring to prevail.”

Releases via the Feral Store and available now on Steam:

  • SHOGUN 2– $29.99/£24.99/29,99€
  • Fall of the Samurai – $29.99/£24.99/29,99€
  • Total War: SHOGUN 2 Collection – $49.99/£39.99/44,99€
  • Total War: SHOGUN 2 – Fall of the Samurai Collection $39.99/£29.99/34,99€

System requirements:

To play Total War: SHOGUN 2 and Fall of the Samurai on Linux, you will need a 2GHz processor running SteamOS 2.0 / Ubuntu 16.04 or later with 4GB of RAM and a 1GB Nvidia 600 series / AMD 6000 series / Intel Iris Pro graphics card or better.

To excel in your performance on the field of battle, you will want a 3GHz processor running SteamOS 2.0 / Ubuntu 16.04 or later, 4GB of RAM and a 2GB Nvidia 700 series / AMD R7 series graphics card or better.

Please note: Nvidia graphics cards require driver version 375.26 or later. AMD and Intel graphics cards require MESA version 17.1.

 

SHOGUN 2 system requirements [for Linux]

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Since we already #announced the upcoming historical strategy from #FeralInteractive. Now we are announcing the games #systemrequirements for Total War: SHOGUN 2. As well as the standalone expansion Fall of the Samurai. And since both games will release for Linux on May 23rd. We are certain everyone will want to know if they will run the game on their machine.

So the system requirements should give you a better idea of what to expect:

To play Total War: SHOGUN 2 and Fall of the Samurai on Linux, you will need a 2GHz processor running SteamOS 2.0 / Ubuntu 16.04 or later with 4GB of RAM and a 1GB Nvidia 600 series / AMD 6000 series / Intel Iris Pro graphics card or better.

To excel in your performance on the field of battle, you will want a 3GHz processor running SteamOS 2.0 / Ubuntu 16.04 or later, 4GB of RAM and a 2GB Nvidia 700 series / AMD R7 series graphics card or better.

Please note: Nvidia graphics cards require driver version 375.26 or later. AMD and Intel graphics cards require MESA version 17.1.

Multiplayer features online battles, co-operative campaigns, and “Avatar Conquest” mode, in which players team up to form clans and fight alongside their allies to claim territories on unique campaign maps. Online multiplayer will be Linux vs Linux upon launch. Feral is working on a patch that will enable macOS vs Linux in the near future.

Both games will be available as premium versions. The Total War: SHOGUN 2 Collection and the Total War: SHOGUN 2 – Fall of the Samurai Collection. Which will contain all additional content for each game. The Collections will be released alongside the base games on 23rd May.

Available through the Feral Store and Steam, the pricing will be as follows:

  • Total War: SHOGUN 2 – $29.99/£24.99/29,99€
  • Fall of the Samurai – $29.99/£24.99/29,99€
  • Total War: SHOGUN 2 Collection – $49.99/£39.99/44,99€
  • Fall of the Samurai Collection $39.99/£29.99/34,99€

Both Total War: SHOGUN 2 and Fall of the Samurai will be released for Linux on May 23rd. Available via Steam and the Feral Store.

Total War: SHOGUN 2 is coming to Linux

total war: shogun 2 and fall of the samurai coming to linux in gaming news

So the big gaming news, #FeralInteractive #announced new #TotalWar titles. Hence both historical strategy games Total War: SHOGUN 2. Plus the standalone expansion Total War: SHOGUN 2 – Fall of the Samurai will be released for Linux on May 23rd. Developed by Creative Assembly and published by SEGA for Windows. Therefore these are the latest instalments in the critically-acclaimed Total War series. All brought to Linux by Feral, following Empire, Medieval II and Total War: WARHAMMER.

So Total War: SHOGUN 2 places the series’ celebrated gameplay elements. Including real-time battle tactics and turn-based political strategy gaming. While doing so in backdrop of the Sengoku, or ‘Warring States’ period of 16th century Japan. So as leader of one of nine competing clans. Players will attempt to dominate Japan and become shogun. While unifying the country under one undisputed ruler.

Set in the 19th century, Total War: SHOGUN 2 – Fall of the Samurai thrusts players into a struggle. Since the soul of Japan as Imperial forces clash with those loyal to the shogunate. So players will have to choose a side and deploy their mastery of tactics and strategy. As industrialised warfare, railways and urgent political upheaval reshape the country. Now hurtling into a turbulent modern age.

Multiplayer features online battles, co-operative campaigns, and “Avatar Conquest” mode, in which players team up to form clans and fight alongside their allies to claim territories on unique campaign maps. Online multiplayer will be Linux vs Linux upon launch, and Feral is working on a patch that will enable macOS vs Linux in the near future.

So both games will be available as premium versions. The Total War: SHOGUN 2 Collection and the Total War: SHOGUN 2 – Fall of the Samurai Collection. Which will contain all additional content for each game. The Collections will be released alongside the base games on May 23rd.

“Total War: SHOGUN 2 and Fall of the Samurai use their historical source material to present players with exciting strategic challenges,” said David Stephen, Managing Director of Feral Interactive. “Whether they’re mastering authentic samurai battle tactics. Or keeping up with the fast-advancing military technology of the 19th century. Players will need skill, ingenuity and daring to prevail.”

Fall of the Samurai for Linux:

Available through the Feral Store and Steam, the pricing will be as follows:

  • Total War: SHOGUN 2 Collection – $49.99/£39.99/44,99€
  • Total War: SHOGUN 2 – Fall of the Samurai Collection $39.99/£29.99/34,99€

A Feral dedicated minisite for Total War: SHOGUN 2 and Total War: SHOGUN 2 – Fall of the Samurai are available now. Along with announcement trailers on YouTube. More news coming soon.

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