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Total War: Rome Remastered (stylized as Total War: ROME REMASTERED) is a remaster of the much acclaimed turn-based strategy game Rome: Total War. The game is developed by The Creative Assembly and Feral Interactive and published by Sega. The game was released on the 29th of April, 2021.

The game comes bundled with both the Alexander and Barbarian Invasion DLCs and also includes a copy of the original Rome: Total War and DLCs.


Gameplay will include full text for English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Russian, and simplified Chinese. The game will support full voiceover for English, German, French and Russian, and partial voiceover for Spanish, Italian, and Mandarin Chinese.

A new mod support feature has been added and will be available from launch.

The remaster also introduced steam achievements, something present in all new Total War games but lacking in the old ones.

New features[]


Rome remastered includes a host of modern features and improvements to existing mechanics. The in-game camera has been enhanced, including map rotation and wider zoom level in Campaign mode. Heat maps and new icon overlays have been added for gameplay mechanics such as diplomacy and security. In Battle, the new tactical map, unit displays and range markers give you greater command over Rome’s battlefields.


Rome remastered brings the classic Rome visuals up to date, with 4K optimization, ultra-widescreen and native UHD resolution support. This visual upgrade extends across a multitude of features, including re-modelled buildings and objects, and environmental effects like dust clouds and heat haze. The refreshed campaign maps also boast new high-resolution models, and units have been remodelled and retextured to look their very best on the battlefield.

Gameplay Mechanics

Players can now expand their armies and experience 16 additional factions that were previously locked, giving a grand total of 38 playable factions. In a first for Total War, you can now take your favourite faction to battle against friends in cross-platform multiplayer between Windows, macOS and Linux. A whole new agent type has also been added to the fray; Merchants can be sent all over the world to create trade links, access resources and buy out rivals to increase your income and assert your faction’s economic power. World wonders were also added to the game, which provide buffs to the holding nation depending on the wonder. There's a total of 7, covering all of the wonders of the ancient world, and the buffs each one gives is very powerful, making them highly sought after.

User interface
  • Redesigned UI and tooltips
  • Optional classic versus remastered rules
  • Improved sound mix
  • Added UI scaling
  • Enhanced iconography
  • Improved support for colour blindness
Help system
  • Fully integrated game manual
  • Enhanced advisor messages
  • New first-time player advice
  • Redesigned campaign tutorial

Playable factions[]

Base game

Barbarian Invasion


System Requirements[]


Minimum Recomended Enchanced edition minimum
OS Windows 10 64-bit (version 1809) Windows 10 64-bit (version 20H2) Windows 10 64-bit (version 1809)
Processor Intel i3 series
AMD FX-4000 series
Intel Core i5-4570
Ryzen 5 1600
Intel Core i5-4570
Ryzen 5 1600
Graphics NVIDIA GTX 600 series (1GB VRAM)
AMD HD 7000 series (1GB VRAM)
Intel UHD 620
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770 4GB
AMD Radeon R9 290 4GB
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770 4GB
AMD Radeon R9 290 4GB
DirectX Version 11 Version 11 Version 11
Storage 45GB available space 45GB available space 75GB available space


Minimum Recomended Enchanced edition minimum
OS Ubuntu 20.04 64-bit Ubuntu 20.04 64-bit Ubuntu 20.04 64-bit
Processor Intel Core i3-4130
AMD FX-6300
Intel Core i7-4770K
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
Intel Core i7-4770K
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
Graphics NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 2GB
AMD R9 285 2GB
AMD RX 480 4GB
AMD RX 480 4GB
Storage 45GB available space 45GB available space 75GB available space


Minimum Macs
OS macOS 11 Big Sur
  • All 15” MacBook Pros released since Late 2016
  • All 13” MacBook Pros released since 2016
  • All MacBook Airs (M1) released since 2020
  • All Mac minis (M1) released since 2020
  • All 21.5” iMacs released since 2017
  • All 27” iMacs released since Late 2014
  • All 27" iMac Pros released since Late 2017
  • All Mac Pros released since Late 2013
Processor Intel Core i3-4130 3.4GHz
Memory 8GB RAM
Graphics AMD Radeon R9 M290 2GB
Intel Iris Graphics 540 1.5GB
Apple M1 (requires Rosetta 2)
Storage 45GB available space



External links[]

The Total War series
Shogun (The Mongol Invasion) Medieval (Viking Invasion) Rome (Barbarian Invasion Alexander Remastered) Spartan Medieval II (Kingdoms) Empire Napoleon Total War: Shogun 2 (Fall of the Samurai) Total War: Rome II Total War: Attila Total War: Warhammer Total War: Arena Total War: Warhammer II Total War Saga: Thrones of Britannia Total War: Three Kingdoms Total War Saga: Troy Total War: Warhammer III