Some turned their noses up when it was announced that the long-awaited Company of Heroes 2 would see you playing as the Soviet Union and fighting off the German invasion.
Where are the US, UK and other allied troops? I want my Springfield rifle! Gen. Patton needs my help! Those were the responses of the western intellectual.
Get over it, it’s not happening this time.
Instead, we’ve got the good old brute force of the Soviet military so expect a lot of troops and a lot of death. “Quantity has a quality of its own,” said Stalin, and here are some pics are of the kind of quantities we’re going to be taking charge of upon release.
Check back soon for our hands-on preview on Company of Heroes 2 and interview with the game’s lead designer.