The Total War series has shifted over 3.5 million units on the PC and this fourth game in the series is said to be the most epic to date. Among other things the game features a reworked multiplayer mode, over 200 units, new weaponry and a detailed building damage model. The Total War series has always excelled at displaying huge armies and Medieval 2 will allow up to 10,000 characters to be taken into battle.

"Medieval 2: Total War is the result of 7 years continuous development of the Total War series and has been designed to appeal to all gamers, not just hardcore strategy fans. " commented Mike Simpson, Studio Director at Creative Assembly. "Each game in the series has outshone the previous one and Medieval 2: Total War is no exception."

Medieval 2: Total War takes place over the bloodiest years in European history, allowing players to march their armies across Europe, discover the Americas and face the terrifying Aztecs. Prepare for battle in winter 2006.