Tag Archives: dawn of war
Wed, Jan 23, 2013 | 15:01 GMT
Sega was rumoured this morning to be eyeing up a purchase of Relic Entertainment in the run up to today’s THQ auction. Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter has told VG247 that the deal makes sense and that Sega could probably net the studio for ‘very little’, as THQ has no way to pay the Dawn of War developer.
Fri, Oct 14, 2011 | 22:54 BST
Despite the avalanche of awesome games arriving this October and November, many gamers have had their eye tuned toward THQ’s big Steam sale, and today offered the best deal yet. More »
Wed, Jun 15, 2011 | 10:02 BST
Relic is working on a “next-generation” Dawn of War III, and that it’ll do “some new things” with it, THQ core boss Danny Bilson’s said.
Wed, Apr 20, 2011 | 14:21 BST
THQ’s confirmed that Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II – Retribution co-op mode Last Stand will be released as standalone DLC tomorrow, April 20.
Tue, Feb 15, 2011 | 09:18 GMT
THQ Core Games boss Danny Bilson’s confirmed that the new Relic RTS will be announced in August.
Mon, Jan 10, 2011 | 02:53 GMT
THQ have been extremely coy with release date information for Dawn of War II – Retribution, but antipodean gamers can now draw firm red circles on their calendars. The stand-alone expansion launches in Australia on March 2.
Sat, May 08, 2010 | 17:26 BST
Relic has announced that it’s to release a patch for WK40K: Dawn of War II next week, and if you look over the notes for it, you will see loads of balancing and unit adjustments.
Fri, Feb 05, 2010 | 14:47 GMT
THQ’s released a new video of Dawn of War II: Chaos Rising.
Wed, Oct 14, 2009 | 22:56 BST
Steam has Sid Meier’s Civilization IV up on the site for 50 percent off until Friday.
The sale only applies to Civilization IV: The Complete Edition, which is the bundle of all four Civ IV releases, so it will cost you $19.99 instead of the usual $39.99.
THQ games are also still on sale this week, with today’s newest offering being 50 percent off all the Dawn of War games. Hurry before the sale ends today.
Fri, Aug 28, 2009 | 00:43 BST
Steam has put the THQ Collector Pack up for sale, and it’s a rather decent deal.
Until this coming Sunday, you can get the bundle for $74.99, which is 25 percent off the normal $99.99 price tag.
Here’s what you’ll get:
- Company of Heroes
- Company of Heroes: Opposing Fronts
- Frontlines: Fuel of War
- Full Spectrum Warrior
- Full Spectrum Warrior: Ten Hammers
- Juiced 2: Hot Import Nights
- S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl
- Titan Quest
- Titan Quest – Immortal Throne
- Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War – Dark Crusade
- Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War – Gold Edition
- Warhammer 40K: Dawn of War – Soulstorm
- Warhammer 40,000 Dawn of War II
Head on over to Steam and see for yourself.
Wed, May 06, 2009 | 21:59 BST
THQ boss Brian Farrell just said that Saints Row and Dawn of War sequels are to be launched for “many years to come”.
The exec said more than 5 million units of Saints Row have now been sold, as have more than 4 million units of in the Dawn of War series.
Farrell was speaking in THQ’s Q4 and year-end earnings call, which is ongoing.
THQ announced losses of over $430 million for the year ending March today.
Thu, Mar 12, 2009 | 12:52 GMT
Speaking at the Wedbush Morgan Securities’ annual conference yesterday, THQ boss Brian Farrell said that sales of the original Dawn of War had now hit 4 million units.
“Warhammer 40k is one brand we should start talking about more,” he said.
“It is a PC-only game — but from the original Dawn of War game that we built at Relic from the original launch, through expansion through gold edition… we’ve done about 4 million units life to date on Dawn of War 1.”
Dawn of War II recently released, and more content is expected for the game this year.
Farrell talked up THQ’s core audience aspirations in his speech.
“I’m not sure [Metacritic] is the only thing to look at,” said Farrell, “but you’ve got to have a game that resonates with the consumers and the press.
“We know how to do this,” he said, noting that Saints Row has done 2.6 million units life to date at full price.
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