Important Message for all IncGamers Readers!

From 26 May this site is no longer being updated. Why? Because we have a new home for PC gaming goodness.

The IncGamers team bas now moved to PCInvasion.com which is all shiny and new.

If you have an IncGamers.com site account it will be active on the new site. Head there now for our welcome post.

Note: All IncGamers content will remain live on this site but the main page will change shortly.

Company of Heroes 2: The Western Front drops in on 24 June

8 May 2014 by Peter Parrish
Company of Heroes 2: The Western Front drops in on 24 June
company of heroes 2

Expansions awaaaaaay.

’s Western Front expansion for Company of Heroes 2 will be parachuting into release on 24 June. The add-on brings a pair of new armies to the game; US Forces and the German Oberkommando West. Even if you don’t own Company of Heroes 2 you will be able to purchase each army as a stand-alone (at $13.00 USD) and get involved in multiplayer.

All 31 official multiplayer maps will be available to play in auto-match multiplayer for all players, regardless of combination of Company of Heroes 2 DLC they own. So, as I understand it, you could just pay for (say) the US and then hop into auto-match multiplayer.

In addition, each new Western Front army has “distinctive tactical gameplay options, new infantry, team weapons, vehicles, abilities and upgrades on a total of eight seasonal multiplayer maps set on the Western Front.”

If you pre-order the expansion, Relic will toss a couple of unique vehicle skins (one for each new faction) your way too. Exciting stuff.

Here’s an unusually voiceover-free trailer for the add-on, featuring the two factions attempting to blow one another up.

Related to this story
Register an IncGamers account to post comments or use Disqus.
You can also post via a social network.