This game was released on June 25, 2013 and is no longer available to pre-order. Any incentives that were offered are listed below.
Company of Heroes 2 is an upcoming RTS title developed by Relic Entertainment and published by Sega for Windows platform. The first game was well-received by gamers and critics, and included American and German sides. CoH 2 focuses on the Eastern Front instead, and adds a new faction: the Soviets and their Red Army.
New game features include more realistic unit line of sight, harsh weather conditions which affect infantry, and environmental destruction. This is possible thanks to Relic’s new proprietary Essence Engine 3.0, which utilizes DirectX 11.
Anyone who pre-orders the game at participating retailers will receive access to the Theatre of War mini-campaign, which contains several additional single player missions. In addition, players will also get Winter Ambush and Voronezh Front vehicle skin packs for multiplayer:
Pre-order bonuses also include two new Doctrines for each faction in multiplayer:
- Soviets will be able to use the Anti-Infantry Tactics Doctrine which enables units like the flamethrower tank, and Conscript Support Tactics Doctrine which gives the player rapid reinforcement abilities.
- Germans will get to unlock the Joint Operations Doctrine which specializes in precise artillery strikes, as well as the Offensive Spearhead Doctrine which focuses on heavy armor and airstrikes.
In addition to the bonuses listed above, Amazon will give you $10 Amazon Instant Video Credit, Steam will reward you with Team Fortress 2 items, while GameStop will sweeten the deal with a a free digital Company of Heroes 2 Prima strategy guide.
Debut gameplay trailer
The first official trailer featuring Company of Heroes 2 gameplay.
Company of Heroes 2 is scheduled to release on June 25th, 2013.