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More stories on: Total War: Rome 2


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 on IncGamers Podcast #131

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

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

Creative Assembly releases beta patch for Total War: Rome 2, with notes

Update 6 September 15:30 GMT  – Patch 1 has been released.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Sep 2013 | 39

Problems with Total War: Rome 2 FPS and campaign map lag? This fix may help

We’ve already pointed towards a round-up of possible Total War: Rome 2 fixes for FPS issues and campaign map lag, but here’s one I found while combing the Steam community forums in search of a way to stop the game committing acts of grievous bodily harm against my PC.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Sep 2013 | 11

IncGamers Podcast #130

All roads may lead to Rome, but in the case of Total War: Rome 2 they’re also leading to technical issues for many players.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Sep 2013 | Comments Off on IncGamers Podcast #130

Total War Rome 2 Steam crashing, campaign lag and desync. Tried these fixes?

It’s been a busy 24 hours for Creative Assembly following the launch of  Total War Rome 2, the support forums have been going busy with gamers trying to help each other out and CA has offered up some further advice.

By Paul Younger | 4 Sep 2013 | 9

Total War Rome 2 releases – Graphics issues, crashes and bugs abound

This morning at 8AM in the UK Total War Rome 2 unlocked on Steam much to the excitement of fans eagerly awaiting the next game in the series from Creative Assembly.

By Paul Younger | 3 Sep 2013 | 49

When does Total War Rome 2 unlock on Steam? Here’s a reminder

We know loads of you will have pre-loaded Total War Rome 2 on to your PC and are gagging to get started on you conquests.

By Paul Younger | 3 Sep 2013 | 5

Total War: Rome 2 launch trailer focuses on death, murder, sadness

When you think of Rome, what do you think of? Centurions?

By Tim McDonald | 2 Sep 2013 | 1

Preparing the field: Total War Rome 2 can be preloaded on Steam today

While you’re watching interesting historical videos with Mykel Hawke, you can now also pre-load Total War: Rome II on Steam.

By Peter Parrish | 28 Aug 2013 | 8

Mykel Hawke looks at Total War: Rome 2 legionary kit

Man, game trailers are getting weird. Last week we had a Dark Souls 2 trailer explaining how to smith armour, and this week we’ve got a Total War: Rome 2 trailer with a former Green Beret/Discovery Channel presenter/survivalist looking at a legionary’s equipment.

By Tim McDonald | 27 Aug 2013 | 1

Not built in a day: Total War: Rome 2 devs talk DLC plans

Total War: Rome 2 is out in two weeks, guys! Which obviously means that it’s time to talk about post-launch content.

By Tim McDonald | 23 Aug 2013 | 1

Total War: Rome 2 multiplayer explained in new video

The Creative Assembly team are back in action with a new Total War: Rome 2 video and this week they explain how the multiplayer works and the nine different battle types available.

By Paul Younger | 22 Aug 2013 | Comments Off on Total War: Rome 2 multiplayer explained in new video