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THQ announces Company of Heroes 2 for early 2013

1:30 PM on 05.07.2012 // Jordan Devore
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Surprise! Well, not really. But we do appreciate the gesture. THQ has made its officially official announcement for Company of Heroes 2 following the PC Gamer reveal of the sequel. There's not much else to go on here, though they were nice enough to include a screenshot.

"Company of Heroes 2 is a true successor," says Relic Entertainment producer Greg Wilson, "introducing a new front, new protagonists and new technology while retaining the unique mix of strategic gameplay and competitive multiplayer that made the original Company of Heroes such a success."

The tech in question is Relic's Essence 3.0 Engine, which will allow for improved environmental destruction and fog of war based "on true and proper line of sight."

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destructoid's previous coverage:
Company of Heroes 2


  Aug 05

Company of Heroes 2 removed from sale in Russia

Relic's WW2 RTS title also removed from other Eastern European countries


  May 22

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  Apr 18

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