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Total War: Rome 2 is a 'completely reworked vision' from The Creative Assembly

Rome: Total War is one of those games that a certain, very dedicated audience loves, while the rest of the gaming world is left outside admiring the craft but not quite understanding the dedication. The first Rome: Total War was critically acclaimed and spawned a line of expansions and updates,...

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Total War: Rome 2 available this September

Sega has just announced that Total War: Rome 2 will engage all territories across physical and digital fronts on September 3, 2013. The publisher also announced that patricians pre-ordering the game will receive the game's first piece of downloadable content – the Greek States Culture...

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Try not to lose the Battle of Teutoberg Forest again in Total War: Rome 2

The Battle of the Teutoberg Forest is an epic historical Roman defeat against Germanic tribes, in which about 20,000 Romans died, including suicidal officers tormented by their failure and soldiers who had their remains desecrated by the barbarians. And now you can play it as a game!...

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Rome 2 looks to continue building Total War's empire

Showing off a strategy game like Total War: Rome 2 at a convention can't be easy. With only so much time to show off to the awaiting journalists, games have to rely on spectacle. Yet the greatness of Total War derives from longer play sessions. There, the series' two halves – tactical...

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Total War fan will live on as a character in Rome 2

The Creative Assembly has decided to include the likeness of one of their fans, named James, in the upcoming Total War: Rome 2. James visited the studio last year the day after the game was announced, and unfortunately passed away from a bout with liver cancer just recently. The Creative Assembly...

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Total War: Rome 2 introduces tactical map

After showing off its plans for the sacking of Carthage in this trailer for Total War: Rome 2, The Creative Assembly gives a peek at the game's new tactical map. Although players won't be able to command from it, this is a feature that's been a looooong time coming to the series....

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Just try and guess Total War: Rome 2's first revealed faction

We'll give you thirty seconds to formulate an educated guess as to what faction Creative Assembly has revealed as the first confirmed group of soldier dudes in Total War: Rome 2. Okay, ready? Go! What, Belgium? No, it's Rome. Rome, you dummy. The eponymous nation was revealed by the game's official...

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Total War: Rome 2 trailer is full of murder and intrigue, light on strategy

Have the folks at The Creative Assembly been studying up on Spartacus?...

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Total War: Rome 2 marches to PC in 2013

Yes, the rumors are true: Creative Assembly's next game is Total War: Rome 2, a sequel to the studio's 2004 strategy game. The PC exclusive is set to launch sometime in 2013. Creative Assembly studio communications manager Al Bickham walked me through a very brief demo for Total War: Rome 2, the...

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Rumor: Total War: Rome 2 announcement incoming

Rome: Total War (pictured) may be getting a sequel, according to the latest issue of Australia's PC PowerPlay. The page highlighting next month's issue of the magazine, as captured by NeoGAF, shows a screenshot of numerous Roman soldiers battling it out, all overlaid by the large Roman numeral 2....

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