Sega has confirmed the official worldwide release date for Creative Assembly’s Total War: Rome 2 to be September 3. The publisher has also revealed the Collector’s Edition, and the pre-order incentive.

Here is a fully detailed list of all all you’ll be getting if you buy one of the 22,000 numbered copies:

  • Numbered copy of Total War: ROME II.

    This version comes in a debossed Steelbook case, laser-etched with your unique collector’s number in Roman numerals.

  • Tabula set:

    The Roman forerunner to Backgammon, this Tabula set comprises 30 bone-effect game pieces supplied in their own burlap drawstring bag; the board itself is built into the base of the Collector’s Edition box.

  • Tesserae Dice:

    Three replica bone-effect dice for use in a variety of games. The design is based on original Roman Tesserae, found at the archaeological site of Herculaneum.

  • Total War Cards: PUNIC WARS:

    Designed from the ground up to echo elements from ROME II, Total War Cards is a game of skill and luck for two players. Involving combat, territorial control, resource management and technological development, PUNIC WARS consists of 58 high-quality playing cards and a game-board printed with the PUNIC WARS tech-tree.

  • Canvas Campaign Map:

    A reminder of the world you must conquer, this ribbon-tied canvas map depicts each of the 57 provinces of the ROME II campaign.

  • Roman Onager:

    A complete, fully-functional Onager, or Roman siege catapult. This easy-to-assemble kit is constructed from weathered wood and steel, measures 26cm x 12cm x 12cm, and is capable of unleashing small projectiles at a variety of inanimate objects which may have affronted the glory of your empire.


If you feel content with the standard edition of Rome 2, pre-ordering it will net you the day-one DLC free of charge. This additional content includes the Greek States Culture pack with features three new playable factions: Epirus, Athens and Sparta. You can see the trailer below to learn more about it.

As mentioned above, Total War: Rome 2 is out on the PC on September 3.

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