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Total War: WARHAMMER launches on Steam for Linux

total war: warhammer finally launches on steam for linux

A fantasy strategy game from Creative Assembly. Legendary proportions of Total War: WARHAMMER hence an addictive #turnbased campaign. With explosive, colossal, #realtime #battles. Most of all set in the vivid and incredible world of Warhammer Fantasy Battles.

Command four wholly different races. The Empire, the Dwarfs, the Vampire Counts and the Greenskins. While each comes with their own unique characters, battlefield units and play style.

Lead your forces to war as one of eight Legendary Lords from the Warhammer Fantasy Battles World. Arming them with fabled weapons, armour and deadly battle magic; hard-won in individual quest chains.

For the first time in a Total War game. Harness storms of magical power to aid you in battle. And as a result players take to the skies with flying creatures, from ferocious dragons and wyverns to gigantic griffons.

Consequently, hundreds of hours of gameplay await you. At the dawn of a new era, because Total War: WARHAMMER brings to life a world of legendary heroes. Towering monsters, flying creatures, storms of magical power and regiments of nightmarish warriors.

    The valiant men of the Empire. The rather vengeful Dwarfs, the murderous Vampire Counts and the brutal Orcs. Along with Goblins of the Greenskin tribes. Each Race is consequently different with their own unique characters, campaign mechanics, battlefield units and play style.
    Therefore players march their forces to war as one of eight Legendary Lords. From the Warhammer Fantasy Battles World, arming them with fabled weapons, armour and mounts. While deadly battle magic as you uncover their tales through a series of unique narrative quest chains.
    Most noteworth, this is the very first Total War game to feature a fantasy setting. Yet experience incredible depth and the freedom to conquer as you see fit across a gigantic sand-box Grand Campaign map. Crafted from a twisted magical landscape. And populated with an incredible array of awesome and deadly creatures. This is your chance to experience fantasy strategy on a scale as yet unimagined.
    While the battlefields of Total War: WARHAMMER echo to the swoop and roar of dragons. The bellowing of giants, hence the thundering hooves of monstrous cavalry. Towering beasts of both earthly and supernatural origin finally wade into the melee of battle. While bringing death to hundreds of less important creatures at a time.
    Smite your enemies with another magical storm. Melt their armour, sap their fighting spirit or bolster your own forces with devastating spells. Split the sky and consume the battlefield. Rally wizards, shamans and necromancers to your armies. Then bend titanic and unpredictable energies to your whim.
    Harass your enemies with Dwarfen Gyrocopters. Plunge into their front-lines with terrifying Wyverns. And achieve air superiority with a stunning array of flying units for the first time in a Total War game. Entirely new tactical possibilities present themselves. Hence you deploy your winged minions in open battles and jaw-dropping sieges.

What is more, Total War: WARHAMMER will combine with two future standalone instalments. And additional content packs to create the largest Total War experience ever. An epic trilogy of titles that will redefine fantasy strategy gaming.

Consequently Total War: WARHAMMER is available for purchase on Steam for Linux now. Thanks to the efforts of Feral Interactive.

System Requirements for Linux:

  • CPU: 3.4GHz Intel Core i3-4130 or 3.5GHz AMD FX6300 processor
  • Memory: 4GB RAM
  • Graphics 1GB Nvidia 650ti/2GB AMD R9 270 graphics card* or better.


  • CPU: 3.4 GHz Intel Core i7-4770 processor
  • Memory: 8GB RAM
  • Graphics: 4GB Nvidia 970/4GB AMD RX 480 graphics card* or better.

*Nvidia cards require 367.28 drivers or newer. AMD cards require Mesa 13.0.1 drivers compiled using LLVM 3.9 or newer. AMD graphics cards are not supported when running SteamOS.


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