Medieval II: Total War continues the success story of the critically acclaimed Total War series. This time Total War stops in the most turbulent era in Western history from 1080 to 1530. You'll be travelling through the golden age of chivalry, the Crusades, the proliferation of gunpowder, rise of professional armies, the Renaissance and the discovery of America.
In Grand Campaign players take control of their own kingdom and trying to make it a superpower by any means possible - diplomacy, trade, religion, espionage and war. As players continue their triumphal march through lands in Europe, Asia and Americas, they must make difficult and determining decisions whether build castles for increased military power or praise technology and trade by building cities.
Medieval II: Total War offers advanced graphics which are promised to hold twice the detail and richness of that of Rome: Total War, as well as enhanced animations and finishing moves. The game features hundreds of different unit types and over 10,000 units to command, variety of new factions, new multiplayer modes, and improved gameplay including an integrated tutorial and AI advisors.