Relic Entertainment News


THQ president reassures fans, projects still on-track

By Steve Watts, Dec 20, 2012 12:00pm PST

THQ's president reassures fans that "Our teams are still working on those titles as you read this, and all other rumored titles, like the fourth Saints Row, the Homefront sequel, and a lot more are also still in the works"


"They have the best lineup for any company which is doing so poorly. This year too. THQ is the ..."

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Company of Heroes 2 multiplayer preview: winter of discontent

By Kat Bailey, Dec 10, 2012 9:00am PST

If any game can do winter right, it's Company of Heroes 2. It's just too bad that few people are apt to notice it in multiplayer.


"And asymmetrical maps are awesome sauce unless you have to start on the disadvantaged side in a ..."

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Company of Heroes 2 trailer shows turning point of war

By John Keefer, Nov 29, 2012 1:00pm PST

Company of Heroes 2 takes place on the Eastern front during World War II, featuring some of the bloodiest battles of World War II. A new trailer for the game from THQ shows off the "Turning Point" of the war from the Russian perspective.


"Not strictly true...the online component had a shit load of issues with NAT. Not sure if it was ..."

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Metro: Last Light and Company of Heroes 2 coming in March 2013

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 05, 2012 1:45pm PST

Two of THQ's most anticipated games are now expected to ship in March, "later than initially planned."


"THQ has a big problem with DLC-ing every game to death now... It really just promotes people ..."

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Company of Heroes 2 outlines pre-order bonuses, collector's edition

By Steve Watts, Sep 20, 2012 3:00pm PDT

Company of Heroes 2 is getting a bevy of pre-order bonuses, some separated by retailer, and a $100 Digital Collector's Edition.


""Those who want to shop elsewhere will have to get the Command Pass separately." If this is ..."

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Company of Heroes 2 preview: Cold Snap

By Steve Watts, Sep 07, 2012 8:15am PDT

A hands-on look at Company of Heroes 2, the anticipated RTS follow-up from Relic Entertainment.


"I'm not sure that, with putting flags on fuel depots in the middle of a battlefield and having ..."

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Company of Heroes 2 chills out with ColdTech

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 25, 2012 7:30am PDT

As no recreation of World War 2's Eastern Front is complete without bitter, crippling cold, Relic has whipped up some fancy new technical whizzbangs it's calling 'ColdTech' for Company of Heroes 2. Snow will gather to slow your troops, blizzards will sweep in, and soldiers r...


"The snow build-up sounds cool. The ice effects are awesome. But this "Your army men will ..."

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Company of Heroes 2 preview

By Andrew Yoon, May 22, 2012 9:00am PDT

With such a storied legacy, how can Relic possibly build upon Company of Heroes? By taking the war to the Eastern Front, of course.


"If you are going to call the German soldier a Nazi, you should also call the Soviets Bolsheviks."

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Company of Heroes 2 officially announced, first screen shown

By Steve Watts, May 07, 2012 6:45am PDT

Company of Heroes 2 has been officially announced, along with more details and the first official screenshot of the upcoming game.


"those stats are mostly the childish expression they do for their profile to look super cool just ..."

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Company of Heroes 2 shown in UK mag

By John Keefer, May 03, 2012 10:00am PDT

PC Gamer UK has let slip the impending announcement of Company of Heroes 2, a sequel to the wildly popular RTS from Relic and THQ.


"Great news, COH is the best RTS ever. But only get to play as Soviets in campaign? Meh. At ..."

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Warhammer 40,000: Dark Millennium no longer a MMO

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 29, 2012 11:45am PDT

Warhammer 40,000: Dark Millennium will no longer be a MMO, as originally planned. Instead, it will be "an immersive single player and online multiplayer experience with robust digital content, and engaging community features."


"AWESOME news!! Can't wait for this game, now. Previously I had little to no interest, ..."

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THQ seeking development partner for Dark Milennium Online MMO

By Jeff Mattas, Feb 03, 2012 6:45am PST

In its Q3 2012 earnings call, publisher THQ revealed that it is looking for a partner to co-develop the MMO Warhammer 40,000: Dark Millenium Online.


"Like 3Dfx I predict within a year THQ will sell assets to a rival for a deflated price and then ..."

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Relic teases January surprise for Space Marine

By Steve Watts, Dec 27, 2011 7:00am PST

Relic Entertainment teased a "big metal surprise" coming to Warhammer 40K: Space Marine in January, and an accompanying photo points straight toward the existence of Dreadnoughts.


"I got this during the steam sale and am really liking it. The game just knows what it is and ..."

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Free Space Marine 'Exterminatus' co-op DLC launches

By Jeff Mattas, Oct 25, 2011 5:00pm PDT

The free, four-player 'Exterminatus' co-op mode for Warhammer: 40,000: Space Marine is now available for PC and PlayStation 3, with the Xbox 360 version to be available "soon."


"It's pretty fun. Beware the Melta Gun: tho it was the tits in singleplayer, it is SHIT in this mode."

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Warhammer 40K: Dawn of War 2 Last Stand DLC adds Tau Commander

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 17, 2011 5:30am PDT

The anime-inspired Tau are bringing their mecha suits to WH40K: Dawn of War II - Retribution, with a new Tau Commander hero being released for Last Stand mode as paid DLC this month. Chaos and Imperial Guard premium chapters are also coming.


"Time to dust of Last Stand. Who is left? Necron and Dark Eldar? Sisters of Battle?"

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