Total War: Warhammer 3 Release Date Revealed

Sega has announced a Total War: Warhammer 3 release date, and there's very good news for Xbox Game Pass subscribers

Published: November 4, 2021 11:42 AM /


A demon summoning armies to fight in Total War: Warhammer 3

Sega has announced the Total War: Warhammer 3 release date. You'll be able to get your hands on the game in late February next year, and if you're an Xbox Game Pass subscriber, you can play it via Microsoft's service on PC on day one.

When is the Total War: Warhammer 3 release date?

Per a Sega press release, the Total War: Warhammer 3 release date is February 17th. It was originally slated for release in 2021, but was delayed earlier this year in order to ensure a more polished game and avoid a "rush to the finish line". Now, it looks like Sega is ready to unleash the final instalment in its Total War: Warhammer trilogy, and there's a little bonus in it for you if you pre-order the game or buy it within its first week on sale as well.

The Ogre Kingdoms Pack, announced to mark the Total War: Warhammer 3 release date
If you pre-order Total War: Warhammer 3, or buy it in its first week on release, you'll get the Ogre Kingdoms Pack as a bonus.

Picking up Total War: Warhammer 3 during its first week on release will net you the Ogre Kingdoms Race Pack. This Total War: Warhammer 3 DLC adds the Ogre Kingdoms and two Legendary Lords, Greasus Goldtooth and Skrag the Slaughterer, into the game's campaign. If you love Warhammer, it's worth watching the reveal trailer for this one, as it features a pretty fun little musical sequence to sing along to. If you want to know more about Total War: Warhammer 3 and its early adopter bonuses, you can check out the FAQ over on the official website.

What is Total War: Warhammer 3?

Originally announced in February this yearTotal War: Warhammer 3 is the third and concluding instalment in the Total War: Warhammer trilogy. According to gameplay leaks, the game will incorporate some elements of classic Warhammer RTS Dawn of War, with players needing to secure capture points on the map while dealing with hordes of enemies. Otherwise, it'll be business as usual for the Total War: Warhammer series; grand strategy Total War gameplay with a Warhammer twist.

A snowy battle in Total War: Warhammer 3
Total War: Warhammer 3 promises lots for fans of both franchises to enjoy.

You'll be able to get your hands on Total War: Warhammer 3 when it launches on February 17th next year. It'll be available for PC via Steam and will also be up for grabs as part of Xbox Game Pass, so you'll be able to play it on Microsoft's platform as long as you have an active subscription. If you'll excuse us, we're off to join the Ogres for another round of karaoke.

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