Total War: Shogun 2

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FeatureInside The Creative Assembly

As the studio celebrates 25 years in business and another BAFTA, it speaks about its successes and its future.

VideoTotal War: Shogun 2: Fall of the Samurai gameplay

Expansion campaign coming 23rd March.

VideoTotal War: Shogun 2 - Fall of the Samurai trailer

Standalone expansion with noodles of content.

Key events

11th March 2011

Total War: Shogun 2

3rd September 2010

SEGA reveals Shogun 2 gameplay

FeatureThe allure of medieval weaponry

The sword cuts many ways.

FeatureThe untold origin story of Creative Assembly

"I decided this kettle had to die."

Play all Total War games free on Steam this weekend

All but Attila are 75 per cent off as well.

The best PC games

Old and new, this is our pick of the PC games you should play today.

The future of Total War

The problem with consoles hasn't been controllers, it's been power.

Sega sacrificing Euro/Oz operations to focus on four core IPs

Aliens. Sonic. Total War. Football Manager.

EGXExclusive Total War first look at Rezzed

See the future of the series at Eurogamer show.

First official Total War modding tool TEd released

Make your own multiplayer and VS AI maps.

CA: Total War would be "really stung" by reviewers if multiplayer went

"It would be maybe a tick box feature that would disappear."

Feature"Current generation can't cope" with Total War says CA

Strategy series ruled out for current gen - but CA looks optimistic for the future.

FeatureInside The Creative Assembly

As the studio celebrates 25 years in business and another BAFTA, it speaks about its successes and its future.

Massive Total War: Shogun 2 patch incoming

New maps, 40v40 battles, improved AI included.

Sega announces new mobile Total War Battles series

Built by new Creative Assembly Digital team.

VideoTotal War: Shogun 2: Fall of the Samurai gameplay

Expansion campaign coming 23rd March.

FeatureShogun 2: Fall Of The Samurai Preview: Gunpowder vs. The Sword

Creative Assembly offers an old-school expansion pack with all-new toys.

New Total War: Shogun 2 DLC released on Steam

The Hattori Clan and Blood Pack add-ons.

Total War: Shogun 2 patch released, noted

Tweaks Rise of Samurai, Retainers and units.

VideoTotal War: Shogun 2 - Fall of the Samurai trailer

Standalone expansion with noodles of content.

VideoShogun 2: Rise of the Samurai trailer

New campaign coming 27th September.

VideoTotal War: Shogun 2 DLC trailer

Witness the Rise of the Samurai.

Shogun 2 Rise of the Samurai revealed

Total War campaign add-on in September.

Total War dev explains mod tools delay

Offers users complete XML, XSD files.

Shogun 2 Ikko Ikki warrior monk clan DLC

Available now for 2.99.

Shogun 2 DLC screenshots revealed

Ass-kicking Ikko-Ikki faction added.

Iron Man vindicates SEGA's movie milking

Profits up, despite harsh conditions.

Patch 2 for Total War: Shogun 2 today

DirectX 11! New maps! Mountains of fixes!

DX11 patch for Shogun 2 in early May

Anti-aliasing, multiplayer fixes also due.

Shogun 2 to launch without DirectX 11

To be patched in 2-4 weeks after release.

Total War: Shogun 2

Katana nirvana.

VideoMore secrets of Total War: Shogun 2

Mo-capped samurai and really big drums.

VideoThe art of Total War: Shogun 2 video

Behind the scenes with Creative Assembly.

Total War: Shogun 2 demo nearly 6GB

It's out on Steam now.

Total War: Shogun 2 demo announced

SEGA offers sneak peak at strategy epic.

VideoStunning Shogun 2 opening cinematic

See a slice of SEGA's swordplay.

Total War: Shogun 2 install specs detailed

Got 20GB of disc space to spare?

Shogun 2 Collector's Ed has bamboo box

Hattori clan! Armour! XP! Figurine! Nagashino!

VideoBehind the scenes of Shogun 2: TW

Creating the music for the title.

Total War: Shogun 2 screens march in

Samurai up our street.

Total War: Shogun 2

Once more unto the breach.

Why did SEGA change Total War's name?

It's been meaning to do it for years.

Shogun 2: Total War dated

March to glory.

VideoEG Expo: Shogun II presentation

Creative Assembly assembly.

SEGA to focus on Sonic, FM and Total War

Is a "successful, medium-sized publisher".

FeatureEurogamer Expo Sessions: Mike Simpson presents Shogun II

"It's like going back to an old friend."

CA wants Shogun II: TW to "ham it up"

"It's supposed to be fun," says dev.

Campaign map in Shogun 2: TW

Feudal Japan blossoming into life.

VideoSEGA reveals Shogun 2 gameplay

Samurai out with that.

Shogun 2 to appear at Edinburgh festival

Public screening of Total War sequel.

FeatureShogun 2: Total War

Returning Japanese.

VideoShogun 2: Total War announced

Strategy series to return to feudal Japan.

Shogun 2: Total War confirmed, detailed

Narrative! Hero units! Cherry blossoms!