Creative Assembly have released a new gameplay trailer for Total War: Warhammer III, focusing on Festus the Leechlord’s campaign and mechanics.
Festus the Leechlord is one of the 4 new Legendary Lords being added in Total War: Warhammer III‘s upcoming Champions of Chaos DLC pack. This once respected doctor has devoted himself to Nurgle, gaining the Lord of Fly’s favor due to his extensive knowledge of plagues and diseases. Now, Festus uses his skills to create virulent new poxes so he can spread Grandfather’s love all across the Old World.
You can see some campaign gameplay for Festus the Leechlord in the trailer below.
You can find a rundown (via Steam) below:
THE WORLD TEETERS ON THE BRINK OF CHAOS
The last roar of a dying god ruptures the boundary between worlds, opening a portal to the Realm of Chaos. From this maelstrom, the four Ruinous Powers – Khorne, Nurgle, Tzeentch and Slaanesh – emerge, spreading darkness and despair.
The stern warriors of Kislev and the vast empire of Grand Cathay stand at the threshold, as a vengeful Daemon Prince vows to destroy those who corrupted him. The coming conflict will engulf all. Will you conquer your daemons? Or command them?
- RAISE A MIGHTY ARMY – With seven unique races and hundreds of units under your command, raise an army and dominate in epic real-time battles across a world of breathtaking scale and spectacle.
- BUILD AN EMPIRE – In the most ambitious and groundbreaking Total War title to date, dive into a captivating narrative that will take you to the mind-bending Realm of Chaos and back again. Forge your empire in a strategy sandbox that ensures no two campaigns are ever the same.
- CHOOSE YOUR HERO – Play as 10 Legendary Lords! Will you side with the Chaos Gods and take one of their Daemonic Champions, play as an ancient transforming Dragon from Grand Cathay, defend the frozen nation of Kislev with the Ice Queen or play the ultimate villain as the Daemon Prince?
- UNLEASH YOUR INNER DAEMON – Customise the Daemon Prince to your own unique design with a huge suite of body parts and powers, creating billions of potential combinations to suit your own playstyle.
- MULTIPLAYER CHAOS – Multiplayer is now bigger than ever. With the vast 8-player Realm of Chaos multiplayer campaign, the intense 1 v 1 Domination mode, the story-driven multiplayer campaigns built around Kislev and Grand Cathay and ranked & custom battles, there’s no shortage of ways to cause chaos with friends.