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There’s no doubt that Collectible Card Games are becoming a trend these days after the announcements/release of big titles like Legends of Runeterra, Gwent, Marvel Duel etc. Recently, Creative Assembly under SEGA have announced that one of their most awaited games, Total War: Elysium is currently undergoing Closed Beta testing. This news was confirmed by the company’s official Twitter account. The gameplay trailer also got a release. The developers have given a chance for players to try out the game in the early process. You can follow that by signing up on their site, made exclusively for the game.
About Total War: Elysium
Total War: Elysium is one of Creative Assembly’s developments in the Collectible Card Game (CCG) genre. This is their first game under the CCG category. According to the developers, the game is for CCG and strategy fans who take interests in playing a game based on a historical theme.
The game is free-to-play. It involves players battling head to head online against other players. You get to play exciting battles by building masterful decks. This is with cards that have some of history’s legendary generals and warriors for different periods. Total War: Elysium will have 9 generals released over the period of the closed beta. This will potentially increase in number depending on how long the beta lasts. Under your general, you have 300 different cards to choose from, which can be done by levelling up or purchasing Battle Packs by paying money.
‘Beat your opponent by using strategy to win the day’, says Creative Assembly. You get to choose from a wide range of generals available in-game. You’ll recognize many of them if you are a fan of classic Total War games. There shall be some new faces added, that comes with updates. Reflect your inner general by picking a strategy which suits you.
In Total War: Elysium, there is also an option to change or adjust your tactics with a help of a Daybreak mechanic. This feature allows you to make changes mid game. Bring in reserves in order to adapt the strategy of your liking. Try this against different opponents. In conclusion, the game is to think ahead, plan your strategy, and adapt to each and every battle.
Currently, there are PVP and versus AI modes in the game. However, some other modes are in the working progress.
Where can you play the game?
The closed beta testing of the game is currently available only on Android. The development team is working on availability for the remaining platforms, so that players from other platforms can get to try and suggest feedback for the game.
When Total War Elysium will release?
There is no specific information about the release date of the game. However, confirmation is that they will release it when they think that the game is ready. The developers have also confirmed that on release, Total War: Elysium will be available to play on PC, Android and iOS.