In the darkest age of Japan, endless war leaves a country divided. Ten legendary warlords strive for supremacy as conspiracies and conflicts wither the empire. Only one will rise above all to win the heart of a nation as the new shogun... The others will die by his sword.
- 9 Playable clans ranging from the large and powerful to the tiny and weak.
- Pre-Battle speeches with Generals inspiring their men before engaging.
- Brand new siege mechanics vastly improved over Napoleon and Empire.
- Much improved terrain and environments, mountains in battle and new environments.
- The four seasons on the battlefield. Autumn leaves to summer sun.
- Sengoku-Pedia, an archive of all the units and history in the game accessible from the menu.
- Five stage castle sieges, breaking the outer walls of the toughest castle is only the start.
- Morale boosting buildings, capturing temples on the battlefield offers reward.
- Coastal battles; fight naval engagements of the coast of Japan navigating islands and land.
- Unique Hero units. Single men on the battlefield able to carve through the enemy.
Take charge of any of the nine major factions of Japanese feudal history, from the mighty Oda to the more delicate but well positioned Tokugawa clan. All of these clans could rise to take the position of Shogun under your leadership.
Made famous in Rome Total War and much requested since, the generals pre-battle speeches have returned! Daimyos and Generals alike will seek to inspire their men on the battlefield (With variable results) there are over 100,000 possible speeches that could be delivered based on the character, their location, their relationship to the enemy etc.
Japanese siege warfare is markedly different form its European equivalent. Castles are now elaborate death traps, with the enemy being invited in to attempt to destroy the defender. Defenders and attackers now have multiple options, paths and objectives within a siege and a larger number of castle types make this all the more elaborate and strategic.
Shogun 2s terrain system is brand new to deal with the Japanese landscape and the radically different topography it presents the player. From savage mountain ranges to gentle landscapes and cherry blossom trees, the new battlefield terrain system generates battlefields that play utterly differently to previous TW titles and feel totally unique.
The four seasons are fully represented on the battlefield for the first time. Beyond simple snow and rain, the season system now affects the battlefield conditions as a whole and has an impact on the troops within it. This adds the staggering beauty of Japanese landscapes, and the tactical depth of seasonal warfare.
A full knowledge base of the in game units and technologies, along with historical facts and information relevant to the players experience. Know what works against your enemies, how and why.
Multiple types of castles, across a variety of terrain that can be upgraded across five different levels of fortification allow for truly diverse siege mechanics and siege play.
Storming the outer walls and entering a courtyard is simply the beginning of what is a true challenge of both the defender and the attackers skill.
For the first time, battlefields will feature structures that will influence the men as they fight. Protect or capture shrines or temples, or indeed burn those of your enemy, to dictate the morale of troops on the battlefield.
All new historical land battles, drawn from the period.
Famous battles such as Sekigahara will be included for the player to test their mettle against historys greatest tactical challenges and feudal Japans greatest adversaries.
For the first time ever Shogun 2 Total War combines land and sea battles. Navigate the island coast of Japan, using the coast, mist and the elements against your enemy. Use ships to create choke points and to engage as the land dictates.
At the height of martial prowess and technology are the hero units. Available to the player as legendary units of a certain discipline these troops make a distinct difference on the battlefield. A single hero surrounded by a handful of their disciples can take on large numbers of enemy troops and will seek to find enemy heroes and duel them to the death for the honour of their lord and their clan.
|Minimum: OS: Windows 7 / Vista / XP Processor: 2 GHz Intel Dual Core processor / 2.6 GHz Intel Single Core processor , or AMD equivalent (with SSE2) Memory: 1GB RAM (XP), 2GB RAM (Vista / Windows7) Graphics: 256 MB DirectX 9.0c compatible graphics card (shader model 3) DirectX®: DirectX 9.0c Hard Drive: 20GB free hard disk space Screen Resolution: 1024x768 Recommended: OS: Windows 7 / Vista / XP Processor: 2nd Generation Intel&eg, Core™i5 processor (or greater), or AMD equivalent Memory: 2GB RAM (XP), 4GB RAM (Vista / Windows7) Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 5000 and 6000 series graphics cards or equivalent DirectX 11 compatible graphics card Hard Drive: 20GB free hard disk space Screen Resolution: 1280x1024|
|PEGI Rekommenderad åldersgräns||PEGI 16|
|System som stöds||PC Windows|
|ESRB-innehållsbeskrivning||Våld, sexuella teman, språk|
|PEGI-innehållsbeskrivning||Våld, PEGI Online|