Tag Archives: relic
Tue, Apr 09, 2013 | 20:35 BST
Creative Assembly’s Tim Heaton has been appointed Relic Entertainment’s interim general manager.
Thu, Feb 14, 2013 | 20:52 GMT
Thu, Dec 13, 2012 | 18:30 GMT
A new trailer for Company of Heroes 2 has been released, showing off the game’s multiplayer. You can watch it in all of its glory below. A closed beta test for the strategy title is expected sometime after the New Year. Company of Heroes 2 is expected on PC in March 2013.
Sat, Dec 08, 2012 | 19:32 GMT
Relic has released a new Company of Heroes 2 developer diary, in which the team’s Brett Pascal, Greg Wilson, Jasen Torres and Rob Westwood discuss the strategy title’s gameplay. The team also touches up on the new light of sight system, TrueSight, and how the horrors of war on the Eastern Front will immerse the player in battlefields of WWII. The video also provides some in-game clips. In other news, a closed beta test is expected sometime “after the New Year,” and an Alpha stress test will go live next week for a limited number of players. Company of Heroes 2 is expected on PC in March 2013.
Thu, Nov 29, 2012 | 19:45 GMT
The gameplay trailer for Company of Heroes 2 has arrived as promised. Along with proper gameplay, the first major footage of the game contains lost of explosions and epic music. Nice. It’s the same video which was shown last night on Xplay. Company of Heroes 2 is expected on PC in March 2013.
Mon, Nov 12, 2012 | 10:46 GMT
Company of Heroes 2 pre-purchase customers on Steam have collectively unlocked the first tier of rewards. Early bird customers can now doll up their Team Fortress 2 characters with military insignia and head gear, but there’s another tier waiting to be unlocked once enough people pre-purchase the game, and it’s something rather neat indeed.
Tue, Oct 23, 2012 | 22:02 BST
Company of Heroes 2 re-tells the largest war campaign in history. VG247′s Dave Cook speaks with Relic to learn more about how this brutal conflict lends itself to a killer sequel.
Thu, Sep 20, 2012 | 20:00 BST
Company of Heroes 2 is available for pre-purchase on Steam, the service has announced, and THQ has sent over a list of other pre-order incentives available through other retailers.
Fri, Aug 17, 2012 | 16:47 BST
Company of Heroes 2 screenshots have been released by THQ, and they show off the “innovative weather condition” simulation tech in the game. Relic has preciously said the weather system will make the brutal Soviet winter on the Eastern Front just as deadly in-game as it was during World War II. Basically, your troops can freeze to death. Check out the assets below. Company of Heroes 2 is scheduled for PC in early 2013.
Tue, Jul 24, 2012 | 17:17 BST
THQ has announced Company of Heroes 2 will contain an “innovative weather condition” simulation tech which will make the brutal Soviet winter on the Eastern Front seem as deadly in-game as it was during World War II.
Fri, Jun 29, 2012 | 19:21 BST
Relic has released two more shots for Company of Heroes 2 showing off a tank, and then a larger shots of a tank with more in the background. You like tanks. Have a look below.
Thu, Jun 28, 2012 | 21:23 BST
Relic Entertainment has released a trailer featuring the forgotten theatre of World War II in the debut trailer for Company of Heroes 2. It’s below. CoH2 launches on PC next year.
Mon, Jun 25, 2012 | 08:08 BST
Wed, Jun 06, 2012 | 15:28 BST
Relic has added Stalin’s Order No. 227 – Not a Step Back – to Company of Heroes 2. To those unfamiliar with the order, it means no commander had the right to retreat without an order lest they be gunned down by their own soldiers.
Mon, May 28, 2012 | 07:35 BST
The RTS genre is primed to go massive, according to Relic’s Greg Wilson, but has to shake its control foibles first.
Tue, May 22, 2012 | 22:06 BST
Relic Entertainment demonstrated the sequel to one of the highest-rated RTS games ever made at THQ’s pre-E3 showcase last week. Stace Harman’s impressions and a video developer interview inside.
Mon, May 07, 2012 | 17:52 BST
THQ’s confirmed Company of Heroes 2 for a 2013 release, saying the game will take place on the Eastern Front of WWII.
Fri, May 04, 2012 | 14:14 BST
Those anticipating the reveal of Company of Heroes 2 may not have much longer to wait, if a bit of swag sent to Kotaku is any indication. According to the site, THQ sent over a replica of the June 22, 1941 front page of The New York Times along with a card stating that “briefings begin May 7.” So, a May 7 reveal looks to be the day, then. The replica of the paper with the headline “Hitler Begins War on Russia, with Armies on March from Arctic to the Black Sea” can be seen through this online microfilm copy. Yesterday, scans from PC Gamer UK popped up online showing the game was not only in the works, but set for release in 2013 from Relic.
Thu, May 03, 2012 | 19:37 BST
Company of Heroes 2 is in the works, according to a scan of the upcoming issue of PC Gamer. The image was posted on Reddit, and the article details a visit the reporter took to Relic to see the game. According to what was gleaned from the scan, the title is set on the Eastern front of World War II and includes Stalingrad, Smolensk, Kursk and Moscow as locations. The game’s lead designer, Quinn Duffy, is quoted as saying: “We want more authenticity, we want more realism, we want more tactical improvements.” Shack contacted THQ regarding the scan and it had “no official comment on the images or article.”
Fri, Mar 30, 2012 | 22:16 BST
THQ has announced Warhammer 40,000: Dark Millennium Online is no longer an MMO, and the titles will be “refocused” as “an immersive single-player and online multiplayer experience with robust digital content, and engaging community features.” The resulting change has led to lay-offs at Vigil and Relic.