Total War: WARHAMMER is an #upcoming #strategy game from #CreativeAssembly and things look promising for Linux, Mac and Windows PC. A unique combination of colossal real-time battles and an addictive turn-based sandbox campaign game set a statecraft, politics and empire building title expected to release sometime in 2016. Total War: WARHAMMER will deliver hundreds of hours of gameplay. And the Warhammer Fantasy universe is quite the setting indeed, providing developers with an endless number of scenarios. And Sega, the publisher for Creative Assembly is already licensed to developer games in this universe, so this is going to be EPIC.
An age of endless conquest, thousands of warriors clash in titanic battles as entire races wage war on one another, each led by a formidable hero seeking dominion over the world. The valiant Karl Franz marshals the men of the Empire, seeking to unite the fractured elector counts under a banner of strength against their common enemies.
Hungry for the vicious brutality of combat, the Greenskins flock to the tribe of Grimgor Ironhide; Orcs and Goblins alike filled with an insatiable thirst for carnage. Gigantic monsters, flying creatures, legendary heroes and storms of magical power take their place on the battlefield, alongside thousands of warriors clashing in real-time tactical battles. All at YOUR command.
High King Thorgrim orders the stoic Dwarfs forth from their mountain strongholds, marching to vengefully right the grave injustices dealt to them over the millennia.
Yet the motives of the Vampire Counts under Mannfred von Carstein are shrouded in murderous secrecy, his armies raised from the rotting ranks of the dead.
In the turn-based campaign game of statecraft & empire building, you will find the Old World an unforgiving and treacherous place, filled with endless war and cunning alliances alike. Whichever race you choose to play as and however you seek conquest, you will be faced with a conflict that threatens to tear the very fabric of reality asunder.
During an interview of AngryJoe, Creative Assembly Battle Designer Simon Mann, confirms Linux, Mac and Windows PC for the release. The launch date is not known, but it is amazing to see native support for a title of this proportion.
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Total War: WARHAMMER will go on to combine with two further 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.
This is the dawn of a new era. Total War: WARHAMMER brings to life a world of legendary heroes, towering monsters, flying creatures, storms of magical power and regiments of nightmarish warriors in 2016. So stay tuned.