Meta-publisher SEGA have released their early-2009 release schedule, including choice morsels such as definitive March release dates for Madworld & Empire: Total War (but we knew that anyway), over-confident Q1 releases for Alpha Protocol & the feared-dead Aliens: Colonial Marines and possibly-2009-but-we’re-not-really-sure releases for Xbox/PS3 DMC-esque Bayonetta.
Source – Videogamer.com
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Sega just snuck out word that the latest game in the Total War series, Empire, will feature a full multiplayer campaign option on top of the skirmish battles from the previous games.
The word accompanies the news that the release date has changed to March due to the need for refinement and additional testing.
“The extra development time will allow us to finalise and polish Empire, making it the most accomplished and epic of the Total War series.” said Kieran Brigden, Studio Communications Manager at The Creative Assembly. “There is a great deal of anticipation around Empire Total War and we want to ensure that it is the benchmark for strategy games [...]