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I might pick up Shogun 2 would that be a good start? or the first Rome thats only like 8.99

Shogun 2 or empire total war, 8.99 rome is a bit out dated.
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But still totally awesome... ^

My avatar has been an image released from Total War II since they displayed them. So excited to play this.



And this is super exciting too...

"Completely scalable experience, with performance optimised for your PC or laptop. Witness the awesome scale of Total War: Rome II, no matter what your spec"

From their homepage. I may just need to throw in an extra 7950 just for this.
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I might pick up Shogun 2 would that be a good start? or the first Rome thats only like 8.99

In the field of grahpics and engine (to see what they are up to) your best bet is indeed Shogun II, although I hope you like the theme. I do play the Total War-genre since its first game (Shogun), but never had that much with Shogun and Shogun II (because of the theme) which I did have with for example Rome: Total War and Empire: Total War but thats just me wink.gif
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In the field of grahpics and engine (to see what they are up to) your best bet is indeed Shogun II, although I hope you like the theme. I do play the Total War-genre since its first game (Shogun), but never had that much with Shogun and Shogun II (because of the theme) which I did have with for example Rome: Total War and Empire: Total War but thats just me wink.gif


I'm a huge fan of Game of Thrones so you can imagine, I want to control my army!!! haha
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I'm a huge fan of Game of Thrones so you can imagine, I want to control my army!!! haha

LOL same here! Hope they'll make Medieval III: Total War soon then and let the TW-community mod the heck out of it wink.gif Or mod RII:TW of course wink.gif
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Shogun, the first in the series and Shogun II are my favorites. I love the Sengoku Jidai era of Japan. Probably my favorite history/culture.

Napolean and Empire are good as well. I loved Medieval as well, but it's to far flung. (The maps were enormous and lost focus)

Hell, I have every Total War game and I'll admit, it's an addiction for me. It solved what plagues so many RTS games; the lack of maneuver warfare, using cohesive formations. "Zerging", in general, will absolutely not work in Total War. You better learn how to maneuver those forces and what forces to maneuver against whom and in what combination. Attack and defend in depth and always keep a reserve.

In other words. IT'S TOTALLY AWESOME!!!! biggrin.gif
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I'm a huge fan of Game of Thrones so you can imagine, I want to control my army!!! haha

Speaking of Game of Thrones.....HOLY CRAP!!!
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Shogun, the first in the series and Shogun II are my favorites. I love the Sengoku Jidai era of Japan. Probably my favorite history/culture.

Napolean and Empire are good as well. I love the them of Medieval, but it's to far flung. (The maps were enormous and lost focus)

Hell, I have every Total War game and I'll admit, it's an addiction for me. It solved what plagues so many RTS games; the lack of maneuver warfare, using cohesive formations. "Zerging", in general, will absolutely not work in Total War. You better learn how to maneuver those forces and what forces to maneuver against whom and in what combination. Attack and defend in depth and always keep a reserve.

In other words. IT'S TOTALLY AWESOME!!!! biggrin.gif
Speaking of Game of Thrones.....HOLY CRAP!!!

Yeah I freakin love the army she has.... Dragons and that army OH MY
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