For Total War: Shogun 2 on the PC, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "my rise of the samurai strategy". The new campaign "Dawn Samurai" recreated the events that took place 400 years before the Civil War, which lies at the heart of the plot SHOGUN 2. Sorry for the late comment, but I wanted to say that I wholeheartedly agree. Also, chug in a bit of "It wasn't our fault they got nuked" or such whenever some hypernationalist American drops in the comments. Along with that it's 4 completely different maps. Troop sizes were a bit too small and scattered/unruly in nature. [–]nikgtasa 18 points19 points20 points 2 years ago (1 child). I am not a pro streamer this is just for fun and discussion. I enjoy the simplicity as a break away from the mayhem that is TotalWarhammer. I'm not that into Japanese history, but I find the early days of the Japanese Empire really interesting. These factions both start with the Bushi Art already mastered which unlocks the Bushi School and Foot Samurai. Total War: Shogun 2 - Rise of the Samurai by shalcar. These two factions have an advantage in Samurai units and arts. https://totalwar.fandom.com/wiki/Fall_of_the_Samurai?oldid=52624. Less about the composition of your army and more about how you use the terrain and units to their best advantage. To the right of that is the total upkeep of our army and navy, with the net profit/loss shown as the bottom. I never heard people complain about the 4 campaigns in the Kingdoms expansion for Medieval II. In shogun:1 the simple archer cavalry melee triangle of units led the gameplay into positional fights. Should I play Fall of the Samurai and if so what factions, or should I play Rise of the Samurai and if so what factions? Towers can be upgraded to have archers, matchlocks, or gatling guns to defend them. RotS may require the base game to play, but it’s completely self-contained, using its own version of the main campaign map, its own factions, and its own units. Granted, it is still very early days in Japanese warfare...but the unit, size formations and density needed work. These are his findings.Shogun 2 Total War wasn’t fascinating for its campaign map … For a pure limited unit battle heavy total war, the rise of the Samurai is hard to beat. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Other than that, pretty much what you said. Will Porter • 9 years ago • 35 Last week we sent Will Porter to The Creative Assembly to find out about their forthcoming campaign DLC for Shogun 2. You'd swear Japanese history didn't start until the 16th century judging from what's out there. Factions in Total War: Shogun 2. There are three new agents: The Foreign Veteran, The Ishin Shishi, and the Shinshengumi. Give us a Modmail and suggest new Subreddits to add to the lists! Don't derail threads with off-topic memes or controversy. position, traits and military specialities for maximum variety of game-play. [–]Priyonजैतून के पेड़ की छाया में... 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (0 children). This is because the game represents what was a civil war between Japanese clans. Come and chat about Shogun 2: Rise of the Samurai! An under-appreciated campaign. Rise of the Samurai is a DLC expansion for Total War: Shogun 2. Tell us what you think are the hardest factions to play as for Shogun 2, Fall of Samurai and Rise of Samurai. Geisha can also have new abilities, but cannot assassinate. Total War: Shogun 2 - Rise of the Samurai basically gives you another campaign similar to the original for the game. Everything else about it was awesome. Medieval II: Total War Factions Units Army Buildings Mercenaries Retinue Traits Regions Honestly I wanted to love it, the campaign side was well-developed. I've had a week of rekindling my love for shogun 2. I just couldn't get past how boring it was having an army of 19 foot samurai. [–]Lowcust 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). 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