total war

  • Total Refinement: Total War: Shogun 2

    Total Refinement: Total War: Shogun 2

    Make no mistake about it: Total War: Shogun 2, available today at fine retailers, both real and digital, is the Total War experience perfected. A tighter, more focused experience all around, Shogun 2 puts you in control of one of nine different clans in 16th century Japan, scheming and warring your way to Kyoto, the home of the ruling shogunate. Will you cover your daimyo in glory, or will your… Read More

  • Shogun 2: Total War: The Closest You’ll Get To Actually Being A Samurai

    Shogun 2: Total War: The Closest You’ll Get To Actually Being A Samurai

    So as I mentioned the other day, Sega was in town showing off the goods. Sonic 4 was probably the game with the most, shall we say, mass-market appeal, but I also spent some quality time with Shogun 2: Total War. And by “quality time” I mean like a good 20 minutes. It's rare that these meet-and-greets last more than, say, 10 minutes, so I'm pretty sure The Creative Assembly's James Russell… Read More