The list of great games that will be released in February 2022 is getting longer and longer. Today, Sega and developer Creative Assembly announced that Total War: Warhammer III releases for PC on February 17, 2022 – and as the first day launch for Game Pass. In addition to this announcement, the companies also unveiled the Ogre Kingdoms Race Pack along with a trailer.
As you’ve probably figured out, the release date announcement is two. Not only will Total War: Warhammer III will release next year on Steam and The Epic Games Store, but Xbox Game Pass subscribers get it on day one. This is great news for fans of strategy games, who have already had their fill of it. Age of Empires IV like lately.
“By far our biggest all-out war ever, Total War: Warhammer III will feature more factions, a bigger map, more mechanics, a deeper storyline, major system revamps and all-new types of battles to bite your teeth into, ”writes Ben Barrett, website editor at Creative Assembly. “Invade the Chaos Realms and wage titanic survival battles against the endless hordes of the Chaos Gods to recover vital artifacts for your war effort. Embrace or fight the chaos with a diverse set of campaigns, each offering a unique sandbox of possible outcomes.
Total War: Warhammer III presents the ogre kingdoms
Beyond the release date, today we meet the Legendary Lords of the Ogre Realms. The “big campaign” involves Greasus Goldtooth and Skrag the Slaughterer. And with names like that, you know they’re nice people. As described, the Ogre Realm uses long-range firepower to soften enemies before overwhelming them with “monstrous cavalry.” Ogre Kingdoms Race Pack will be free for those who pre-order Total War: Warhammer III or buy it within a week of its release.
Total War: Warhammer III lands on PC via Steam, Epic Games Store, and Xbox Game Pass on February 17, 2022.