SAN FRANCISCO & LONDON – August 29, 2012 – The Creative Assembly, SEGA® of America, Inc. and SEGA® Europe, Ltd. today announced that Total War Battles: SHOGUN™, this year’s hit real-time strategy game for iPhone® and iPad®, is now available for download on PC and Mac.
An enormous depth of tactical gameplay awaits, with a 10-hour plus campaign, bonus challenge missions and a quick-play skirmish mode. Beautifully illustrated medieval Japanese visuals accompany superb unit animations and remarkable audio, and PC and Mac players will enjoy enhanced visuals, with a broader overview of mission-maps, anti-aliasing, enhanced shadows and bloom. In addition, this version includes a bonus gallery of 18 original pieces of concept art, created by the development team.
Total War Battles: SHOGUN™ on PC also features STEAMworks®-specific features, including Achievements, and Leaderboard rankings. Upon purchase, players will also gain instant, free access to the Sendai Clan for Total War: SHOGUN 2 – Fall Of The Samurai™, previously available only as a reward upon completion of the mobile version, or as a discrete DLC purchase.
Total War Battles: SHOGUN™ follows the story of a bereaved young samurai whose hot-headed thirst for revenge quickly embroils him in a war for control of the Shogunate. Players will direct his campaign across Japan in a series of real-time battles, unlocking buildings and units, gaining valuable experience points and upgrading favoured troops as they progress.
Total War Battles: SHOGUN™ is available now on STEAM® for PC and Mac as well as other digital download platforms, priced at USD 7.99, GBP 4.99, EUR 5.99, AUD 9.99 and RUB 199p.
About The Creative Assembly
Founded in 1987 and based in Horsham, West Sussex, The Creative Assembly is one of the UK’s most successful and established game studios. Creator of the multi award-winning Total War strategy series, the studio has received numerous press, industry and consumer accolades, including BAFTA and the Develop Industry Excellence awards. With nearly 200 highly talented developers and counting, the studio is expanding to embark on thrilling new triple-A console, PC and mobile projects.
About SEGA® Europe Ltd.:
SEGA® Europe Ltd. is the European Distribution arm of Tokyo, Japan-based SEGA® Corporation, and a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment both inside and outside the home. The company develops and distributes interactive entertainment software products for a variety of hardware platforms including PC, wireless devices, and those manufactured by Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony Computer Entertainment Europe. SEGA Europe’s web site is located at www.sega.com
About SEGA® of America, Inc.:
SEGA® of America, Inc. is the American arm of Tokyo, Japan-based SEGA® Corporation, a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment both inside and outside the home. The company develops, publishes and distributes interactive entertainment software products for a variety of hardware platforms including PC, wireless devices, and those manufactured by Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. SEGA of America’s Web site is located at www.sega.com