Total War: Great Man History

A Discussion of Sources and Historical Narrative

Total War: Three Kingdoms represents a major shift in the franchise, by focusing on individuals, just like in this promotional image.

The Total War video game series by developer Creative Assembly has always had an issue of taking cool, but rare or suspect moments of history and making them gameplay features, whether it be the Pictish stealth catapults in Total War: Rome II, the ninja troops in Total War: Shogun 2, or the flaming pig units all the way back in Rome