The next edition in the Total War series finally has a release date and is set to hit store shelves globally March 15, 2011. Shogun 2: Total War for the PC picks up in the 16th century Japan during the aftermath of the Onin War. We added a couple of screenshots below for your viewing pleasure and a little more about the game
Shogun 2: Total War will feature enhanced full 3D battles via land and sea, which made a name for the series, as well as the tactical campaign map that many refer to as the heart and soul of Total War. Featuring a brand new AI system inspired by the scriptures that influenced Japanese warfare, the millennia old Chinese “Art of War”, The Creative Assembly brings the wisdom of Master Sun Tsu to Shogun 2: Total War. Analyzing this ancient text enabled The Creative Assembly to implement easy to understand yet deep strategical gameplay.
For more information about the game, visit www.totalwar.com.