Sega has released a brand new trailer today for Total War Saga: Thrones of Britannia in which they take a more cinematic look at the inception of England, or at least their version of England, as they tell the story preceding the game. Below is a description of it sent out in a press release today, while the trailer looks absolutely beautiful showing off different regions of the land at different points, as it appears they are preparing for an incoming invading force. We say kick back and enjoy the splendor on St. George’s Day, as we wait for the game to be released on May 3rd.
“It was under Alfred the Great and his immediate successors that a unified Anglo-Saxon kingdom was first forged.” said Thrones of Britannia Game Director, Jack Lusted. “As the only major kingdom left standing after the Viking Invasion, it was under the banner of Wessex that the lands the Great Viking Army had conquered, known as the Danelaw, were retaken. The name of this kingdom changed from Wessex to England.”
The Anglo-Saxons had conquered the land and united the people, mixing and merging cultures that originated in Germany, Scandinavia, and Europe.
“The reconquest of the Danelaw led to an adoption of many elements of Viking culture, some of which persist today. A number of towns across Northern England bear Viking names for instance, and there are well over a hundred common English terms that can be traced back to Nordic origins.”
This new English kingdom would go on to be seized by William the Conqueror in 1066 at the Battle of Hastings.
- Total War Saga: Thrones of Britannia is Getting a Difficulty Update
- Space Channel 5 Finally Coming to the U.S. as Kinda Funky News Flash
- Total War Saga: Thrones of Britannia Receives a Battling Video
- Total War Saga: Thrones of Britannia Gets a New Kingdom of Northymbre Trailer
- Sega Releases a New Trailer for Total War Saga: Thrones of Britannia
- Total War Saga: Thrones of Britannia is Coming to Mac and Linux
- A Total War Saga: Thrones of Britannia Gets An April Release Date
- Strange Brigade Receives an Extended Gameplay Trailer - August 14, 2018
- Relive the Entire Daniel Bryan Saga as a WWE 2K19 Storyline - August 14, 2018
- Patrick Stewart Will Join ‘My Memory of Us’ as the Narrator - August 14, 2018
- Sony Releases a New Launch Trailer for Marvel’s Spider-Man - August 13, 2018
- Necrobarista Reveals PS4 Version and Free Demo on the Way - August 13, 2018