Relic Entertainment has just unveiled details for its new game
Company of Heroes 2 Theater of War, revealing a little of what you can
expect from the game when it officially launches.
The original Company of Heroes game was launched back in 2006, and
the new Company of Heroes 2 game comes with the Theater of War 1941
pack, which features Soviet and German missions to play through.
The Eurogamer website has been able to run through a few Company of
Heroes 2 missions and caught up with Company of Heroes 2 game director
"We’d like to make these pretty substantial packs of co-op
scenarios, challenges and AI battles, which are scripted battles on
existing maps. We’ve never really supported our long-term co-op or comp
stomp players. We’ve got guys who’ve play against the AI with their
friends for years and years and years. And this gives them an
opportunity to play new content. That’s a way for us to continue to
support development of the game years and years later.”
Eurogamer explains a little more about the development of Company of Heroes 2 :
"Relic intends to build on the Theater of War with downloadable
content post-launch, taking players through the years of the conflict.
The idea is that you’re carried geographically across the front. In
1942, for example, the battle lines will look different than they did in
For more information on the new Company of Heroes 2 game and more screenshots jump over to the Eurogamer website for details.