A Total War Saga: Troy is free on the Epic Games Store to celebrate its new release, and you still have to temps to retrieve a copy.
Developer Creative Assembly revealed in June that you 'd be able to pick up the game for free during its first 24 hours as a An Epic Games Store Exclusive , and this offer is available until Friday at 6 a.m. PDT / 9 a.m. EDT / 2 p.m. BST. A Total War Saga: Troy will return to its standard price of $ 49.99 after that.
The latest entry in the historical strategy series takes the clock back to the Trojan War, exploring potential real-life inspiration for mighty heroes and monsters ferocious who change the course of history in ancient Greek myths. Since it 'sis the most distant Creative Assembly developer in history, it's also a chance to fill the ranks of each faction with speculative details: spearmen fighting alongside a huge brute wielding an ax that they call The Minotaur, several potential applications of the famous Trojan horse , that sort of thing.
"We have decided to approach the historical angle [of mythology] by overcoming its challenges by also including mythical sources and legendary sources, " game director Maya Georgieva told us in an interview in June . "Materials from this era are not suitable for the total Total War experience without the help of what we have used from legendary sources. "
"I want say, even if dIn The Iliad you don't see any monsters on the battlefield, you can see a lot of them in The Odyssey, of course. And even though they're absent from The Iliad, it's part of the general and general fantasy of how people perceive this time and these characters. They have just been connected. "
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