Shogun 2 is set in 16th-century feudal Japan, in the aftermath of the Ōnin War. The country is fractured into rival clans led by local warlords, each fighting for control. The player takes on the role of one of these warlords, with the goal of dominating other factions and claiming his rule over Japan. The standard edition of the game will feature a total of eight factions (plus a ninth faction for the tutorial), each with a unique starting position and different political and military strengths.
We use the built in STEAM benchmark with this game, so you can compare directly against your own hardware.
The system is powerful enough to handle this demanding Direct X 11 engine, even at high 1080p settings. The experience is very smooth at both settings.