Steam News announces
release of Company of
Heroes 2 - The Western Front Armies
, a standalone multiplayer game based
on Company of Heroes 2
, the World War II RTS game. Here's how this
Company of Heroes 2: The Western Front Armies is the first
Standalone Multiplayer release for Company of Heroes 2. The focus shifts back to
the Western Front, depicting some of the most brutal fighting of World War II in
the darkest days of the conflict. The addition of the US Forces and the German
Oberkommando West brings two entirely unique factions that will forever change
the shape of multiplayer combat.
Each 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. The Western Front Armies also includes an extended
progression system that introduces other unique content into the game and
enables players to dive deeper into the tactical and strategic aspects of the
game than ever before.
The Western Front Armies will be available as a stand-alone package that
represents an entry point into the franchise and access to the vibrant Company
of Heroes 2 community. New players can also access 23 existing Company of Heroes
2 maps in auto-match, and play against all other existing factions.