Man, game trailers are getting weird. Last week we had a Dark Souls 2 trailer explaining how to smith armour, and this week we’ve got a Total War: Rome 2 trailer with a former Green Beret/Discovery Channel presenter/survivalist looking at a legionary’s equipment.
The aptly named “Legionary Kit with Mykel Hawke” has Mykel Hawke… looking at a legionary’s kit. Which is not a euphemism. Learn about the importance of supply chains, what a Furca is and what benefits it has over a modern backpack, formation techniques and weapons, and a whole lot more.
It’s fascinating. Give it a look below, and remember that Total War: Rome 2 is out on 3 September. I mean, I’m assuming that asking us to remember this was the point of the trailer, so…Related to this article
Tim has been playing PC games for longer than he’s willing to admit. He’s written for a number of publications, but has been with PC Invasion – in all its various incarnations – for over a decade. When not writing about games, Tim can occasionally be found speedrunning terrible ones, making people angry in Dota 2, or playing something obscure and random. He’s also weirdly proud of his status as (probably) the Isle of Man’s only professional games journalist.