Warhammer 40K: Dawn Of War II

Relic: Steam exclusivity important for Dawn of War II Retribution

Relic’s Jeff Rydell has said an exclusivity deal with Steam did wonders for Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II – Retribution’s sales.

Warhammer 40K: Dawn Of War II headlines

  • Dawn of War II content update due in April

    THQ has announced a free update for Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II’s The Last Stand mode.

  • Warhammer 40k: Dawn of War II, Chaos Rising half-price on Steam

    Good news for the Warhammer 40k massive if you haven’t gotten round to it yet: Dawn of War II and its expansion Chaos Rising are both half-price on Steam this weekend.

  • Dawn of War II: Chaos Rising releases on March 11 in US

    THQ’s announced it’s releasing Chaos Rising, the expansion to Warhammer 40k: Dawn of War II, on March 11 in the US.

  • Dawn of War II update There is Only War gets July beta

    Relic has announced that There is Only War, the next Dawn of War II update, will go into open beta in July. It will include balancing, eight multiplayer maps, the ability to “spectate custom multiplayer matches” and some basic improvements. The beta will be open to all Dawn of War II users and an exact […]

  • Dawn of War II patch coming this month

    Relic has posted a preliminary list of notes on the Dawn of War II patch coming later this month. Here are just a few things you can look forward to: A Two-on-Two game mode, with two new four player maps. Two-on-Two is a ranked game mode with leaderboard support. An improved, more challenging Skirmish AI. […]

  • Dawn of War II debuts at top of global PC charts

    THQ has proudly announced that according to NPD, ELSPA/GfK Chart-Track and GfK figures, Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II went top of every PC chart you can think of, including those in the US, UK, France, Germany, Spain and Australia. “We have built ‘Dawn of War’ into a premier PC gaming franchise based on the […]

  • Dawn of War II patched on Steam

    Dawn of War II has an update available for Steam users, and will be applied next time you log on. The patch fixes a bug that causes missions to stop populating. Saved games will not be affected and  previous ‘stalled’ saves should now progress normally. More through the link.

  • Get entire set of Wargear for Dawn of War II

    To celebrate Dawn of War II’s release this Friday, Eurogamer ‘s giving away 500 sets of Wargear. The site will award 100 per day away to the first readers to log in to get their key. The DLC encompasses all of the pre-order offers, including the Chapter Command, Destroyer, Sniper, Sternguard and Vanguard. Keys are […]

  • Dawn of War 2 patch to be released after launch

    Extensive patch notes are through the link, but it mainly boils down to new multiplayer maps and bug fixes. The Dawn Of War 2 community site says the update is currently in testing at Microsoft and should be released within a few days of launch. Bad things? Leaderboards and player stats will be reset when […]

  • Win a Dawn of War II Space Marine statue from GameStation

    Fancy the thought of a life-size Blood Raven Space Marine guarding your living room? UK residents should head on over to the official Dawn of War II Facebook page and sign up to be a fan: you may just win one of your very own. Standing over 2 meters (6.5 feet) high, statues are now […]

  • Dawn of War II co-op screens surface

    THQ’s released some new screens for Dawn of War II, which is set to arrive on Steam February 19. The shots show the game’s cooperative missions. Shacknews has them here.

  • Dawn of War II beta keys on Eurogamer [Update]

    You’ve got be really quick as Eurogamer has only 1100 beta keys left at the time of writing. All you have to do is make register for a free Eurogamer account and then click here. Couldn’t be easier, could it? Now quick! Before they all run out. Update: Too late. They’re all gone. By Mike […]

  • First Dawn of War 2 shots and trailer released

    Relic and THQ have released the first screens of Dawn of War II as part of the game’s official site. It looks as good as you’d expect it to, so go see. The RTS hits next year. There’s a teaser trailer after the link.

  • Dawn of War 2 no-show at THQ gamer day

    Apparently the now-announced Warhammer 40K RTS sequel Dawn of War 2 wasn’t on show at THQ’s international event in San Francisco today, with THQ saying it will be shown at a separate shindig in the future. The Relic strategy title has been doing the rounds in magazines recently, despite a protracted release date of “2009” […]