Company of Heroes 2 multiplayer trailer starts with sombre narration, then rockets happen


Company of Heros 2 has been released; read our Company of Heroes 2 review to find out our verdict.

It’s not just rockets, too. There’s mortars, machineguns, tanks and even an aeroplane, ensuring all the flavours of war are bubbling away in this combat casserole. Sure, the trailer starts off with some commanders muttering about duty and the difficult decisions they have to make (pfft!), but then everything blows up. Everything. That’s what we want.

Company of Heroes 2 will support 4v4 multiplayer, the new trailer tells us, which sounds crazy, chaotic and brilliant.

So you’d better start organising who is going to be who. Who’ll be your tank commander, your infantry platoon leader? Who will take control of the artillery? If you can’t fill a 4v4 game, then 3v3 or 2v2 will still give you the opportunity to blame your defeat on someone else.

Oh, the trailer? Yes, you’d probably like to see that, wouldn’t you? Here it is: