FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
LONDON & SAN FRANCISCO (June 29th, 2006) - SEGA® Europe Ltd and SEGA America Inc., today announced the launch of Total War: Eras for DVD-ROM. Scheduled for release on June 30th 2006 in Europe (25th July in America), Total War: Eras is the ultimate collectors item for any Total War or strategy fan.
Total War: Eras includes every currently available Total War game: Shogun: Total War with the Mongol Invasion Expansion Pack, Medieval: Total War with the Viking Invasion Expansion Pack and Rome: Total War with both the Barbarian Invasion and Alexander packs. All of these outstanding products make up one of the most critically acclaimed and commercially successful PC real-time strategy franchises ever.
"Total War is synonymous with some truly groundbreaking titles," commented Matt Woodley, Creative Director of SEGA. "Each new game in the series has been a milestone in the real-time strategy genre. This is the first time each of the games and their expansion packs have been available as a collected works and represents excellent value."
Exclusive limited edition content, including:
- "The Total War Story", a 40-minute documentary detailing the past, present and future of the Total War series, featuring exclusive interviews, game footage and discussion of Med II.
- Exclusive preview material for Medieval II: Total War, including a poster, screenshots and artwork.
- Art booklet plucked from the Creative Assembly archives detailing the creation and evolution of the Total War series.
- Glossy A2 poster for Medieval II: Total War.
- Five art cards covering the whole Total War series.
With the addition of the expansion packs, Total War has
become a clear leader in the RTS field, with a reputation for
engaging games that offer a unique and compelling blend of
turn-based management, and real-time battles.
Total War: Eras is set for release on 30th June 2006 across Europe, exclusively for the DVD-ROM. For press assets concerning Total War: Eras and other SEGA titles, please go to www.sega-press.com .
About SEGA® Europe:
SEGA Europe Ltd. is the European Distribution arm of Tokyo, Japan-based SEGA Corporation, and a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment both inside and outside the home. The company develops and distributes interactive entertainment software products for a variety of hardware platforms including PC, wireless devices, and those manufactured by Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony Computer Entertainment Europe. SEGA Europe's web site is located at www.sega-europe.com.
About SEGA® of America, Inc.
SEGA® of America, Inc. is the American Publishing arm of Tokyo, Japan-based SEGA® Corporation, a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment both inside and outside the home. The company develops, publishes and distributes interactive entertainment software products for a variety of hardware platforms including PC, wireless devices, and those manufactured by Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. The SEGA® of America, Inc. Web site is located at www.SEGA.com.
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