Episode 434: Total War Saga: Thrones of Britannia in Three Moves Ahead Episodes Posted June 4, 2018 ToB feels like they had an art team that had nothing to do between projects and gave them a chance to make a game. So they had access to mod all sorts of values and make a bunch of art but don't have access to the programmers to make something actually different. The fact that they couldn't just make a Vikings or Last Kingdom knock off seems more like a lack of capacity than desire. All everyone wanted was shield walls... but the Atilla engine doesn't have shield walls, and the ToB team doesn't have access to the resources to make this happen. So it doesn't happen.