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company of Heroes: Opposing Fronts

Company of Heroes™: Opposing Fronts™ is the next chapter in the groundbreaking real-time strategy franchise from critically acclaimed studio Relic Entertainment. This standalone game features two unique armies with full length campaigns. Players will experience fast-paced dynamic tactics like never before, in two of the most brutal World War II campaigns ever fought. Take command of the tenacious British 2nd Army in the vicious battle for Caen, France, or lead the German Panzer Elite as they struggle to repel the largest airborne invasion in history.

With two intensely cinematic campaigns, mission persistence, improved vehicle AI and weather effects that directly impact the battlefield, Company of Heroes: Opposing Fronts supports DirectX® 10 and is fully compatible with the original Company of Heroes. Battle online with these two all-new armies and utilize full compatibility with the original Company of Heroes™ for a total of four playable armies - allowing players to wage the ultimate war for Fortress Europe.

features

Two New Armies

Play as the British 2nd Army or German Panzer Elite, each with devastating command trees options and unit upgrades.


Two Full Campaigns

Command the British 2nd Army to liberate the key strategic position of Caen, France. Control the German Panzer Elite to repel the Allied airborne invasion in Operation Market Garden.

Real War, Real Battlefields, Real War Enhanced

 Mission Persistence, Dynamic Weather Effects, Enhanced Vehicle Tactics and more deliver a new level of realism and all new battlefield tactics.


All new Multiplayer Modes

 Combine Company of Heroes™: Opposing Fronts™ with the original Company of Heroes for a total of four playable armies online. Join British artillery with American armor to dominate the 3rd Reich or utilize Wehrmacht and Panzer divisions to annihilate the Allied invasion.

DirectX® 10 Support

 The highest rated RTS franchise features enhanced lighting effects and terrain details setting new standards in visual realism.

 

Details

Release Date:
09.24.2007
Genre:
Real-Time Strategy
Platforms:
PC
Difficulty:
Variable
Game Rating:
Mature
Languages:
English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Thai

System Requirements


• Windows® XP or Vista
• 2.0 Ghz Intel Pentium IV or equivalent or AMD Athlon XP or equivalent
• Windows XP – 512 MB RAM with dedicated memory video cards (1GB RAM required for shared memory video cards)
• Windows Vista – 1GB RAM
• 100% DirectX 9.0c compatible 64MB video card with Pixel Shader 1.1 support or equivalent and latest manufacturer drivers (see supported chipsets below)
• DirectX® 9.0c compatible 16-bit sound card
• DVD-ROM drive
• Keyboard, Mouse
• 10 GB of uncompressed free hard drive space (We recommend having 1 gigabyte of of free space after installation)

Blood and Gore
Intense Violence
Strong Language

Reviews

IGN

"What do you call a standalone expansion that offers even more content than the game it's based on? From our standpoint, you call it "freaking awesome." That's exactly the label we have to apply to the upcoming Company of Heroes expansion, Opposing Fronts."

 

Support

Patches

For all Company of Heroes and Company of Heroes: Opposing Fronts patches, please click the link below. 

Opposing Fronts Patches

 

Web Support

Visit THQ Support or the Tech Support Forums for the latest updates or any questions you may have.

THQ Support

Phone Support

North America:
- Telephone (US/Canada): 818-880-0456


United Kingdom:
- Telephone      +44 (0) 870 608 0047 (national/international call rates apply)

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