If there’s one main lesson we are able to draw from the Iliad, it’s that all the things is higher with mates. You’ll quickly have the ability to be a part of your friends in Total War Saga: Troy, because the strategy game’s multiplayer beta is set to start November 26.

Being that it’s one of many ancillary ‘Saga’ titles within the Total War catalogue, Troy has seen options trickle out since its launch within the early fall. Total War: Troy noticed a photo mode, the same old follow-on blood and gore DLC, and modding support all arrive over the course of October. Now, Creative Assembly is prepared to start out letting gamers check out multiplayer – a key part of most Total War video games of the previous.

The developer says Troy gamers can count on customized battles for as much as eight gamers, the same old co-op multiplayer marketing campaign, neighborhood map help, “and much more” to come back because the multiplayer beta will get underway. With Troy’s concentrate on mythic heroes, multiplayer battles are positive to be fascinating – it’s prime grounds so that you can settle these long-standing arguments about whether or not Achilles or Hector would win in a straight-up struggle.

Here’s the announcement:

Total War Saga: Troy makes use of a brand new commerce system that focuses on uncooked supplies slightly than foreign money, which might make for fascinating dynamics within the co-op marketing campaign. What will undoubtedly be entertaining, nonetheless, is teaming up with a pal to go bash down the gates of Troy collectively – or no less than, sneak some Greeks inside via a specifically designed horse.