A high fantasy title that puts the Lord of the Rings series to shame. A new enemy whispers in the winds from the north. The fabric of reality itself begins to rend and buckle...
In a time of carnage, brutality and conquest, armies of battle hardened warriors collide in titanic war as entire races sweep the planet in an attempt to eradicate all other factions.
Take charge of your chosen faction and lead from the front. Total War: Warhammer will let you control "gigantic monsters, flying creatures, legendary heroes and storms of magical power".
In a dark era where Orks, Goblins, Vampires, Dwarfs and Men coexist, war is not only a way of life but a destiny. Total War allows players to divide and conquer along countless paths of chaos and destruction.
"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 carnóage.
"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 Carstien are shrouded in murderous secrecy, his armies raised from the rotting ranks of the dead.
"And while the Old World becomes torn by betrayal, war and the unleashing of unfathomable power, a greater threat still whispers in the winds from the north. The fabric of reality itself begins to rend and buckle…" - Sega
Total War gameplay will operate on a unique real-time battle basis in a turn-based sandbox campaign. Total War boasts to be the best edition ever to build up an empire. There is a s much emphasis on building as there is on combat. The game has promised to deliver "hundreds of hours" of absorbing gameplay.
Total War will incorporate two further self contained instalments plus some epic DLC pack additions and this could be where the infamous Chaos make their entrance. Sega aim to create the largest Warhammer experience ever.
Our rules have changed; the only constant… is war.
Warhammer: Total War will release on PC, Mac and Steam OS and comes from Sega. No official release date has been announced.