Release Date: 13/10/2006
Storm clouds gather over Europe, Asia and North Africa as mighty armies march forward in Rome: Total War. Command the greatest forces of the ancient world, including the Roman Legions, Carthage, Gaul, Macedon, Germania, Britannia and many more. Lay siege to civilizations using powerful war engines and decimate your enemies using special units like ferocious war dogs, armored elephants or scythed chariots.
In Rome: Total War, the most epic, cinematic real-time 3D battles ever seen in a game come to life with awe-inspiring graphics. Vast armies are lead by brilliant generals such as Hannibal, leader of the Carthaginians; the barbarian warlord Vercingetorix; Boudicca, the British warrior queen; and Julius Caesar, Rome’s greatest general and leader. The mightiest armies and the most brilliant commanders of ancient times clash in an epic war game only Total War can create.
- Easily manage vast cities and gigantic battles with the aid of advisors, auto managing tools and pick-up-and-play controls.
- Forge an empire on the revolutionary 3D campaign map with an intuitive display of your cities and armies.
- Command unique units, from Carthaginian elephants and Scythed war chariots to Roman war dogs, using intuitive controls.
System Requirements: Microsoft® Windows® 2000/XP, Pentium III 1.0GHz or Athlon 1.0GHz processor or higher, 256MB RAM, 2.9GB of uncompressed free hard disk space (plus 500MB for Windows swap file), 100% DirectX® 9.0c compatible 16-bit sound card and latest drivers, 100% Windows® 2000/XP compatible mouse, keyboard and latest drivers, DirectX® 9.0b, 64MB Hardware Accelerated video card with Shader 1 support and the latest drivers. Must be 100% DirectX® 9.0b compatible, 1024 x 768 Display Resolution, Internet (TCP / IP) play supported;Internet play requires broadband connection and latest drivers; LAN play requires Network card (Multiplayer)
Suitable for people aged 12 and over.