The genre of this game is basically strategy based constituting of enormous and intense real time battles and turn based campaigns. The game is based during a critical point of time during ancient history. The game was published by Sega and released on 3rd May 2018. Here the setup is such that two clans namely the Gaelic Clans and Viking Settlers engage in a battle against each other to build their own kingdom. It is a multiplayer game with a lot of action elements involved in the gameplay. The basic motto of the game is that “the kings will rise and only one will rule”.
Games like Total War Saga Thrones of Britannia
It is a real time strategy video game based on historic events developed by Firefly Studios and released in October, 2001. The game can be played as both single and multiplayer and the objective here is to strategize and develop economic and military campaigns. The player controls the lord of the kingdom and manages to destroy enemies, complete the quests and stabilize the economy. Fire is a major influencer in the game as it can cause a lot of destruction.
Platforms: Mac OS X, Windows
2. Rome: Total War
This is a war based strategy videogame with real time tactics published by Activision and released in September, 2004. The player here takes control as the head of the Roman Empire as maintains the warfare and campaigns. As the game progresses new factions and upgrades are unlocked. Each of the faction has a different set of unique abilities and attributes. The warfare includes infantry, cavalry, archers and artilleries. It also includes family members and agents.
Platforms: Windows, OS X, iOS
3. Age of Mythology
It is a real time strategy videogame developed by Ensemble Studios and published by Microsoft Game Studios in October, 2002. The game includes base building and defeating enemies but also involve other colloquial chores like harvesting, hunting, farming and fishing. There are three playable cultures which have to be guided through four different ages. Resources include food, wood, gold and favor and they are used for building and surviving campaigns.
Platforms: Windows, Os X
4. Civilization VI
Developed by Firaxis Games and released in October, 2016, this is a turn based single or multiplayer strategy based video game. The aim here is to start building a civilization from the scratch and lead it to pose victory over other upcoming civilizations using military and technological power, leadership abilities and cultural influence to emerge as the world power. The players can explore,, build, research technologies, set up military depots, trade with others and defend their own civilization.
Platforms: Windows, Mac OS, Linux, iOS
5. Company of Heroes
Developed by Relic Entertainment and published by THQ in September, 2006, it is a real time strategy game based on the Second World War II. The gameplay includes building, resource collection, combat mechanics and controlling factions. This game contains two teams who compete against each other for attaining the resources spread across the map, build base camps and military structures, produce and train new units and defeat their enemies to complete missions.
Platforms: Windows, Mac OS
6. Age of Wonders III
It is a turn based single or multiplayer real time strategy video game developed by Triumph Studios and released in March, 2014. The game has a fictional setting where the player’s aim is to explore and set up an empire of his own by coordinating and defending against other clans. The gameplay includes role playing, political and military base building and warfare. Players here engage in diplomacy and colonization too to form allies which will help him attain power.
Platforms: Windows, OS X, Linux