Set during the 16th century; Nobunaga’s Ambition: Rise to Power sends players back in time to the Sengoku (Warring States) period of Feudal Japan. It was during this time that the visionary Nobunaga Oda assembled the most advanced military force in Japan and instituted new policies that stimulated the growth of the nation’s economy.
In Nobunaga’s Ambition: Rise to Power players will assume the role of Nobunaga or of a rival warlord in their quest to unite Japan under one rule. Packed with 7 dramatic scenarios – from the 1551 Struggle for Power to the events following Nobunaga’s death in 1582 Nobunaga’s Ambition: Rise to Power lets players embark on their quest from more than 300 different starting points.
For the first time in the series military campaigns are carried out using an explosive 3D real-time battle system. Plus a new command lets players go ‘all in’ and risk their entire empire in battle. If victorious players will expand their empire but a defeat could mean the total loss of their land.