Centurions, Lace Up Your Sandals! Legion 1.0 Now Shipping From VPLTD

Virtual Programming Ltd. is now shipping a new title for Mac gamers, Legion 1.0. Legion is a strategy based game set in the world of ancient Rome. Using available resources and technologies, players attempt expand their empire and conquer opposing armies and states. According to Virtual Programming:

Virtual Programming are pleased to announce the release of our latest title, Legion.

Legion is a revolutionary strategy game based in ancient Rome. At the strategic level the player controls vast armies and must carve an Empire from the assortment of tribes and city states that occupied ancient Italy, Britain and France. At the tactical level the player must position their armies to take advantage of terrain and make use of the best formations, to ensure victory. Do you have what it takes to become the next Emperor?


  • Epic gameplay - there are large game areas, accurately mapping real world locations. All maps are based on real atlases of the ancient world. The size of the game world combined with the subtle interactions of the game model make for a truly epic game
  • 20+ sides - each game can have up to 20 AI sides to compete against, each with their own strengths and weaknesses, based on the nations that would have been present at the time of the scenario!

You can find more information about Legion at the Virtual Programming Ltd. Web site. Legion is available for US$29.95