There’s A Total War: Warhammer III And It’s Coming Out Later This Year

There’s A Total War: Warhammer III And It’s Coming Out Later This Year
Screenshot: Creative Assembly

Strategy game makers Creative Assembly announced Total War: Warhammer III today, and it’s coming out sometime in 2021.

Here’s the trailer:

It shows off the Ice Queen of Kislev doing battle with her magic, and according to the studio’s press release, Total War: Warhammer III will mark the first time the Kislev and Cathay races have appeared in a game. Chaos factions Khorne, Nurgle, Slaanesh and Tzeentch will also be present.

The Total War: Warhammer games mix large scale strategic battles with powerful heroes and monsters from the Warhammer universe, and the third game looks like it will build out that cast of characters even further.

“Embarking on a new grand campaign, you will be tasked with saving or exploiting the power of a dying god,” Creative Assembly writes in its announcement. “Each race offers a unique journey through the nightmarish Chaos Realm, culminating in an endgame that will determine the fate of the world.”

The game is set to come to PC on both Steam and the Epic Games Store before the end of the year.

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  • Been looking forward to news of this release for a very long time.

    On another note, I can’t wait to see the how the performance plummets in Mortal Empires mode with all the maps, armies, etc, combined.

        • 4fps and breaks long enough to watch a movie while a billion enemy factions take their turn.

          That’s the one thing I really hope they improve somehow… The enemy turn phase can feel brutally long sometimes in Mortal Empires games.

          • I still cant get over that turn optimisation patch they did for warhammer 2 where they undersold the gains. On my old machine i was able to go and take a shit, come back and the turn still wouldnt be finished to it being over in 30 seconds.

            And according to an interview on PC gamer the current map for warhammer 3 is going to be twice the size of the vortex map in 2. thats not talking about next mortal empires map either

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