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The one-month delay of Creative Assembly's Empire: Total War (PC) has provided a surprise bonus: the eventual addition of a full campaign multiplayer mode to the strategy title.

"The additional time will allow us to implement the underlying technology for a much desired feature; a multiplayer campaign mode," wrote Creative Assembly's Mark O'Connell on the company's official forums.

"An opportunity to participate in the 1 versus 1 multiplayer campaign mode beta will be made available to all Empire Total War buyers post release."

The feature will mark the first time that the Total War series has allowed for multiplayer within the expansive campaign mode.
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WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOt.

I've been waiting for this for years now. :')
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nooooooo! Just gimmie the game! All their previous games have been relatively un-buggy so at least I'll have that to look forward to. I was really hoping for a Feb release date to get me through the winter...
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HOLY ****! This makes me SOOO happy.
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Since SEGA took over and they started listening to the community, as well the modding community this game has been looking more and more hopeful.
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In that case I am happy they delayed it. I'm wondering though, will it just be little maps like say the British Isles? I don't see how campaign would be very fun with a large map and only 2 people. And if they are small maps they are going to have to really alter how much money comes in and such or you will have to play 20+ hours just to get a full stack.
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tbh i was expecting this "Total War Delay Brings suicides", but since they added this, this just brings more awesomeness hmm. but what to play in the man time
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This is fantastic IMO. I've always wanted a MP Grand Campaign.
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hmmm... now i have to actually FIND someone who'd be willing to play MP with me..
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