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Mostly Positive (25) - 72% of the 25 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Jul 26, 2012

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About This Content

Bolster your Sengoku-era forces with Saints and Heroes, the new Heroic Unit Pack for Total War: Shogun 2. Honed by years of relentless training and tempered in the fires of battle, these nine elite warrior units excel in their fields, and stand head-and-shoulders above their rank-and-file brothers.

Key Features:

Kiyomasa’s Katana Cavalry

Katana cavalry hero

These heavily-armoured cavalry wield their blades with a brutal expertise.
  • Excellent in melee
  • Slower than other cavalry
  • Excellent morale
  • Vulnerable to Yari, Naginata and Matchlock
Yoritomo’s Yabusame Cavalry

Bow cavalry hero

Precise and quick, these men can snipe at enemies, and hold their own if cornered.
  • Fast moving
  • Can move and fire
  • Excellent accuracy and range
  • Excellent morale
  • Weak against massed foot missile-units
  • Average in melee
The Spears of Shizugatake

Yari cavalry hero

Masters of the spear, these expert horsemen boast a devastating charge, and resolute morale in the face of counter-attack.
  • Fast and very powerful charge
  • Excellent against other cavalry
  • Excellent morale
  • Vulnerable to Yari and Naginata
Benkei’s Blades

Naginata Hero

The long-bladed Naginata is effective against all-comers – doubly so in the hands of an expert.
  • Versatile: very good against cavalry and other infantry
  • Excellent armour high resistance to arrows
  • Excellent morale
  • Weak against Matchlock
Gozen’s Hime Heroines

Naginata Heroine

In the hands of a great heroine, the Naginata becomes a graceful whirl of steel and bloody death.
  • Versatile: very good against cavalry and other infantry
  • Excellent armour high resistance to arrows
  • Excellent morale
  • Weak against Matchlock
Tokitaka’s Tanegashima

Matchlock Hero

Armed with a beautifully crafted rifle, these heroes put their marksmanship to deadly use.
  • Good range
  • Devastating damage
  • Very good accuracy and reload
  • Excellent morale
  • Vulnerable to cavalry
  • Good in melee against infantry
Seigen’s Swordmasters

Nodachi Hero

Carrying the fearsome two-handed Nodachi, these heroes strike terror into the hearts of those they charge.
  • Devastating charge
  • Excellent morale
  • Average in prolonged melee
  • Vulnerable to cavalry and missiles
Tadakatsu’s Tetsubo Warriors

Tetsubo Hero

As strong as Oni, these mighty warriors are masters of the brutal Tetsubo, or war club.
  • Excellent in melee
  • Excellent morale
  • Vulnerable to missiles and massed enemy units
Hanzo’s Shadows

Ninja Hero

Masters of stealth, Ninja heroes are the ultimate dealers of swift and silent death.
  • Excellent at hiding
  • Can climb walls very fast
  • Devastating ranged attack
  • Very limited ammunition

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7 / Vista / XP
    • Processor: 2 GHz Intel Dual Core processor / 2.6 GHz Intel Single Core processor, or AMD equivalent (with SSE2)
    • Memory: 1GB RAM (XP), 2GB RAM (Vista / Windows7)
    • Graphics: 256 MB DirectX 9.0c compatible card (shader model 3)
    • DirectX®: DirectX 9.0c
    • Hard Drive: 32GB free hard disk space
    • Screen Resolution: 1024x768 minimum
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows 7 / Vista / XP
    • Processor: 2nd Generation Intel Core i5 processor (or greater), or AMD equivalent
    • Memory: 2GB RAM (XP), 4GB RAM (Vista / Windows7)
    • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 5000 and 6000 series graphics card or equivalent DirectX 11 compatible card
    • DirectX®: DirectX 9.0c
    • Hard Drive: 32GB free hard disk space
    • Screen Resolution: 1280x1024 minimum
    • OS: macOS 10.14.5
    • Processor: 1.1 GHZ Intel Core M or greater
    • Hard Disk Space: 24GB
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GT 640M 512MB, AMD Radeon R9 M290, Intel HD Graphics 4000
    • Hard Disk Space: 24GB
    • Additional Notes: The game is officially supported on the following Macs. To check your Mac model and when it was released, select About This Mac from the Apple menu on your menu bar.

    • * All 13” MacBook Pros released since Mid 2012
    • * All 15” MacBook Pros released since Mid 2012
    • * All 12” MacBooks released since Early 2016
    • * All MacBook Airs since Mid 2012
    • * All Mac minis released since Late 2012
    • * All 21.5” iMacs released since Late 2012
    • * All 27” iMacs released since Late 2012
    • * All 27" iMac Pros released since Late 2017
    • * All Mac Pros released since Late 2013

    Pre 10.14.5 Users:

    Players using a version of OS X before 10.14.5 can access a compatible version of the game via the Beta tab in the game’s properties window. Select the ‘Mac_Retail_1.4 - macOS 10.14.4 or older only' branch for a version that is compatible with 10.9.5 up to 10.14.5.
    Minimum:
    • OS: Steam OS or Ubuntu 16.04
    • Processor: 2GHz
    • Memory: 4GB RAM
    • Graphics: 1GB
    • Hard Drive: 26GB HD space
    • Other Requirements: Nvidia 600 series+, AMD 6000 series+, Intel Iris Pro.
    • Driver Details: Nvidia cards Require driver version 375.26 or better. AMD and Intel cards require MESA version 17.0.4

    • Additional Notes: The system requirements represent the specifications that have been officially tested. Other modern drivers and distributions are expected to work but are not officially supported.

    • Multiplayer Notes: Multiplayer is compatible between Linux versions only
    Recommended:
    • OS: Steam OS or Ubuntu 16.04 (64 bit required)
    • Processor: 3GHz
    • Memory: 4GB RAM
    • Graphics: 2GB
    • Hard Drive: 26GB HD space
    • Other Requirements: Nvidia 700 series+, AMD R7 series+
    • Driver Details: Nvidia cards Require driver version 375.26 or better. AMD and Intel cards require MESA version 17.0.4

    • Additional Notes: The system requirements represent the specifications that have been officially tested. Other modern drivers and distributions are expected to work but are not officially supported.

    • Multiplayer Notes: Multiplayer is compatible between Linux versions only

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