Posts Tagged Total War: Rome 2


Total War: Rome 2 plonks Caesar in Gaul and releases Patch 8

Creative Assembly has released the first full expansion for Total War: Rome 2 today, in the form of Caesar in Gaul.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Dec 2013 | 1

Total War: Rome 2’s Caesar in Gaul delayed, Patch 8.1 due 19 December

Creative Assembly has announced that the expansion for Rome 2, Caesar in Gaul, has been delayed by one week to 17 December (it was previously due on the 12th.) This is said to give the developer “a bit more time to squeeze in some additions to the accompanying patch.” That patch is Patch 8 (for those keeping count,) and will roll out for all players on the same date as the DLC; 17 December.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Dec 2013 | 2

Total War: Rome 2 gets Baktria as free faction

Another free faction has been released for Total War: Rome 2, and this time it’s Baktria’s turn up to bat.

By Tim McDonald | 5 Dec 2013 | 1

New AMD Catalyst 13.11 beta 5 driver

AMD users can now upgrade their drivers to the Catalyst 13.11 Beta 5 drivers to bring their systems up to speed.

By Paul Younger | 4 Dec 2013 | Comments Off

Total War Rome 2 Caesar in Gaul DLC announced – Due next week

Creative Assembly will be releasing the first campaign expansion Total War Rome 2 Caesar in Gaul on 12 December.

By Paul Younger | 2 Dec 2013 | 4

Baktria coming to Total War: Rome 2 as free playable faction

Alongside today’s news that Patch 7 for Total War: Rome 2 is now live and out there in the Steam wilderness is word that another playable faction will be added to the game.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Nov 2013 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2’s patch 7 goes live, claimed as most significant yet

Sega and Creative Assembly have released patch 7 for Total War: Rome 2, and they’re claiming it’s the “most signifcant gameplay-enhancing patch yet.” Bold words!

By Tim McDonald | 21 Nov 2013 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2 coming to SteamOS – 25% off on Steam this weekend

Creative Assembly’s Rob Bartholomew has announced that Total War: Rome 2 will be coming to Steam OS.

By Paul Younger | 8 Nov 2013 | 2

Creative Assembly: Patch 7 for Total War: Rome 2 “is not the last patch”

The latest patch and performance update from Creative Assembly about Total War: Rome 2 promises that the game will be supported by the developers “for a long, long time.” Apparently there had been some talk and rumours about the upcoming Patch 7 being the final patch for the game, which the team want to put to rest.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Nov 2013 | 1

Total War: Rome 2 patch 6 and patch 7 status update

An update post from Creative Assembly over at the Total War forums contains details of the developer’s plans for Rome 2’s patch 6 and patch 7.

By Peter Parrish | 1 Nov 2013 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2 Nomadic Tribes Culture Pack out, currently free

The Nomadic Tribes Culture Pack for Total War: Rome 2 has launched, offering you three more playable factions for – right now – absolutely free.

By Tim McDonald | 22 Oct 2013 | 2

Total War: Rome 2 patch 5 out now, with free Seleucid faction

We knew it was happening, and now it has: today sees the release of patch 5 for Total War: Rome 2, as well as a free content drop and support for the Steam Workshop.

By Tim McDonald | 18 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2 patch 4 goes live

As is becoming the norm, Friday means that another patch for Total War: Rome 2 has gone out of beta and is available for all.

By Tim McDonald | 11 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2 beta patch 4 gets an update

Beta patch 4 for Total War: Rome 2 is still, well, in beta.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Oct 2013 | 3

Total War: Rome 2 patch 4 is now in beta, lots of AI fixes

Just as soon as one Total War: Rome II patch becomes official, Creative Assembly send another one to beta.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Oct 2013 | 6

Total War: Rome 2 patch 3 is now stable, out of beta today

Update 04/10/14: The latest beta patch is now available too. It contains a number of AI fixes.

By Peter Parrish | 1 Oct 2013 | 1

Total War: Rome 2 beta patch 3 updated with alt tab fix

It’s not quite the major patching news you’ve perhaps become accustomed to of late, but Creative Assembly has today informed players that there’s a small update to the latest Total War: Rome 2 beta patch.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Sep 2013 | 8

Total War: Rome 2 patch 3 beta released with all new fixes

Creative Assembly’s imperial task of patching up Total War: Rome 2 continues apace with another major patch entering beta today.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Sep 2013 | 1

Total War: Rome 2 map tool shows where to recruit all the Roman Auxiliaries

You know how it is, you’re playing as Rome in Total War: Rome 2, but you’re struggling to figure out where to recruit all the different types of auxiliaries into your army.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Sep 2013 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast #132

Ding dong the auction house is dead! Let the news ring out throughout the land, Diablo 3’s auction house is to close early next year.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Sep 2013 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2 final Patch 2 released

After a few days in beta test status, Creative Assembly has now released the final version of the Total War: Rome 2 patch 2.

By Paul Younger | 17 Sep 2013 | 3

Total War: Rome 2’s patch 2 beta is now available, multiple fixes in this one

Here at IncGamers we were not at all impressed at the condition Total War: Rome 2 launched in, but Creative Assembly does appear to be hard at work trying to fix the myriad of issues afflicting the title.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Sep 2013 | 1

Total War: Rome 2 Review

Like one of the multitude of tiny factions spread across its vast campaign map, Total War: Rome 2 has found itself assailed on all sides by rampaging technical problems, militant tribes of AI issues and the bewitching obscurity of mysterious and ill-explained new features.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Sep 2013 | 24

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Creative Assembly on Total War: Rome 2: Open betas “could be the way forward” for series

In a second statement about the condition in which Total War: Rome 2 was launched, Creative Director Mike Simpson has hinted that open betas “could be the way forward” for the series.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Sep 2013 | 7

IncGamers Podcast #131

The Imperial Saga (Sega?) of Total War: Rome 2 rumbles on this week, with a pair of patches released since last time we discussed the troubled Creative Assembly title.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Sep 2013 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2’s second patch “moved back,” patch 1.5 in beta now

Update 2: The second patch is now available in beta form and should fix quite a few things.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Sep 2013 | 2

Forced march: Total War: Rome 2’s second beta patch delayed

Update: Beta patch 2 has now been released.
As we noted last week, the second patch for Creative Assembly’s Total War: Rome 2 was supposed to be available in opt-in beta form today.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Sep 2013 | 4

BRIAN BLESSED shouts about Total War: Rome 2’s PROJECTILE WEAPONS

Apparently, having Mykel Hawke talk about the equipment of a Roman legionary wasn’t enough for Creative Assembly – they also had to have BRIAN BLESSED SHOUT ABOUT PROJECTILE WEAPONS USED IN TOTAL WAR: ROME 2.

By Tim McDonald | 6 Sep 2013 | Comments Off

Total War Rome 2 Patch 1 now live – Patch 2 beta on Monday

The news just in from creative Assembly is that Total War Rome 2 Patch 1 is now live following yesterday’s beta release.

By Paul Younger | 6 Sep 2013 | 16

Nvidia: Total War Rome 2 performance issues seem to be down to “game optimization”

A thread started over at the GeForce forums asking about “game ready” drivers for Total War: Rome 2 has drawn a response from an Nvidia representative, who states that the company is looking into what improvements can be offered through new drivers.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Sep 2013 | 2