SAN FRANCISCO & LONDON – May 1, 2012 – SEGA® of America, Inc. and SEGA® Europe, Ltd. today announced the launch of the Dragon War Battle Pack, a complete suite of historical battles for the award-winning PC strategy title Total War: Shogun 2™.
The Dragon War Battle Pack consists of six consecutively-played legendary battles from the Boshin War, depicting the campaign of the Imperial general Saigo Takamori. Previously available only with the Total War: Shogun 2 – Fall of The Samurai™ expansion, they can now be accessed in the original Total War: Shogun 2 ™.
These battles will give Shogun 2 players a taste of the explosive modern combat seen in Fall of The Samurai, and access to some of the formidable armaments and vehicles of the Boshin War, such as the Gatling Gun, the Armstrong Gun, the Ironclad and the Torpedo Boat.
Command the féted warrior Saigo Takamori and his Imperial army. Wield the ferocious weapons of the late 1800s as you fight against the armies of the Tokugawa Shogunate. Win Japan for the Emperor, and relive the War of the Year of the Dragon!
Additionally, owners of the Dragon War Battle Pack will save the amount they spent on the Dragon War Battle Pack when they purchase Fall of the Samurai in the future. Check your digital retailer for details.
The Dragon War Battle Pack is available now for download for USD $5.99/GBP £3.99/EUR € 4.50/AUD $5.99/RUB 125р
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