I Wish All Games Had Glitches Like Total War: Rome II

Fiendish stares from hell, death animations that look like dance moves, subterrestrial ships, a Superman army, weird low-res textures... Total War: Rome II has some of the funniest glitches of any strategy game. And since a patch comes out today, all these things will probably be lost in time, like Spartan ships in the … » 9/06/13 9:00pm 9/06/13 9:00pm

The Most Ridiculously Over-Sized Screenshot I Have Ever Seen

Here's how a screenshot normally gets from a publisher to a website like this. They're either hosted on a press site or sent via email. Sometimes, if a company is crazy/lazy, they'll only send the versions that print magazines can use, meaning we've got a little resizing to do to get it to a size that won't destroy our … » 4/11/13 12:00am 4/11/13 12:00am

There's A New Total War Game Coming, But It's Not What You Think

Creative Assembly will later this year release Rome II, a proper Total War Game. They'll also, presumably, one day take the wraps off a Warhammer title. As of today though there's another Total War game coming, and it's a weird one, because it's not the Warhammer game, and it's not the next true Total War game either. » 3/28/13 10:00pm 3/28/13 10:00pm

After His Battle With Cancer, a Fan Gets a Memorial in Total War

Shortly after his visit to get a very early preview of Total War: Rome 2 last year, a 24-year-old gamer named James died, taken by liver cancer in the prime of his life. Eurogamer reports that Total War studio Creative Assembly was so touched by the short time it spent with James that his image will be included as a… » 3/18/13 10:00am 3/18/13 10:00am