Six Critics Say Company of Heroes 2 Is More of the Same, Only Better

It took seven years for Company of Heroes 2, the sequel to Relic's massively popular World War II-themed PC-exclusive strategy game, to hit the shelves. But was it worth the wait? Six reviews say yes. » 6/24/13 5:00pm 6/24/13 5:00pm

Why Is Company Of Heroes 2 Poking At World Of Tanks?

You want tanks? Oh, Company of Heroes 2 has your tanks. It's got an entire world of tanks. It also has things that aren't tanks, which is something you can't say about World of Tanks why are we doing this? » 5/31/13 2:20pm 5/31/13 2:20pm

This Company of Heroes 2 Trailer Likes to Get in Close and Personal

From somber to frentic to somber again. Company of Heroes 2, Relic's followup to their 2006 real-time strategy game, will be released for the PC on June 25. Hopefully, actually playing it won't be as much of an emotional rollercoaster as watching the trailer. [Thanks, DSOGaming!] » 5/29/13 7:20am 5/29/13 7:20am

For The Emperor! The Art Of Cody Kenworthy

Cody Kenworthy is currently art director and CVO of Blackbird Interactive, the indie studio made up of a bunch of former Homeworld devs, and also the team behind Hardware: Shipbreakers. » 4/30/13 1:00am 4/30/13 1:00am

Next Week, Some of You Will Get into the Company of Heroes 2 Closed Beta

If you pre-ordered Company of Heroes 2, then you’ll be able to take part in a closed beta that starts on Tuesday April 2nd. Those who get in will have access to six competitive multiplayer maps and will be able to play against the AI solo or with teammates. Don’t worry, the second phase of the beta will reportedly… » 3/28/13 10:40am 3/28/13 10:40am

Do You Want To Own The Saints Row Series? Or Just Buy Red Faction? Bids…

THQ, the troubled publisher of Saints Row, WWE games, Company of Heroes, Metro: Last Light, the new South Park role-playing game, Red Faction and more, may still be sold in its entirety to an investment group called Clearlake as part of a bankruptcy sale, according to a court ruling. » 1/08/13 8:32am 1/08/13 8:32am

Company of Heroes, Homeworld Studio Making More Free-to-Play Games

PC strategy gods Relic Entertainment look to be moving deeper into the world of free-to-play games, if a number of job descriptions on the company's site are anything to go by. » 9/21/12 1:00am 9/21/12 1:00am

Cold is the Deadliest Weapon in Company of Heroes 2

The harsh Soviet winter of 1941 saw temperatures drop as low as -40 degrees Fahrenheit, a temperature at which human skin freezes in minutes. Axis and Allied forces alike suffered tremendous casualties due to the extreme cold. Relic Entertainment harnesses this deadly force of nature with Company of Heroes 2's… » 7/24/12 1:00pm 7/24/12 1:00pm

This Child Is an Unfortunate Casualty of Company of Heroes 2's PR War

They thought they were doing the right thing. They figured at least one adult in my household would have a normal-sized head. They thought wrong, and a child suffered. » 7/17/12 5:15pm 7/17/12 5:15pm

This New Company of Heroes 2 Trailer Shows How Cold War Can Be

A new teaser trailer for next year's strategy title Company of Heroes 2 has just arrived. And while it doesn't feature any gameplay or show off its fancy features, the trailer does show one thing incredibly effectively: » 6/28/12 2:00pm 6/28/12 2:00pm

Disobey Orders In Company of Heroes 2 And Your Comrades Will Shoot You…

Company of Heroes is a franchise that prides itself on several things. For one, it's a well-regarded real-time strategy game. For another, historical accuracy is paramount to developers Relic. » 6/06/12 8:30am 6/06/12 8:30am

I Was Impressed By Company of Heroes 2's Fire And Snow

The physical feature that most impressed players of the first great Company of Heroes real-time strategy game was the earth. In combat, under the impact of a grenade or tank shell, it cratered. » 5/22/12 8:00pm 5/22/12 8:00pm

Company of Heroes 2 Will Make You A Russian Commander Fighting Nazis

Rumors have been hot and heavy that THQ would be announcing a sequel to hit PC strategy title, Company of Heroes and, today, the beleaguered publisher has done exactly that. As hinted by the vintage newspaper page we showed last week, the sequel to the 2006 game will focus on the WWII battles between Nazi Germany and… » 5/07/12 9:00am 5/07/12 9:00am

Company of Heroes 2 Begins War on Gaming Press

Early this morning a delivery person showed up at my door with shocking news: HITLER BEGINS WAR ON RUSSIA. Either that was the world's most delinquent paper boy, or THQ really wants us to get excited about Company of Heroes 2. » 5/04/12 8:30am 5/04/12 8:30am