VANCOUVER, CANADA – DECEMBER 9th, 2022 – Relic Entertainment™, Inc. and SEGA Europe Limited are excited to announce that Company of Heroes™ 3, the highly anticipated third installment in the beloved strategy franchise, is coming to PlayStation® 5 and Xbox® Series X|S in 2023. For the very first time, Relic Entertainment is bringing its critically acclaimed tactical gameplay to console players, giving strategy fans around the world the opportunity to experience the biggest game in the franchise’s history.
Watch the announcement trailer for Company of Heroes 3 – Console Edition here:
Relic Entertainment is excited to give fans a first glimpse at console gameplay, showcasing a major mission from the Italian Dynamic Campaign and demonstrating a powerful new feature, Full Tactical Pause. Players will be delighted to learn that Company of Heroes 3 is being rebuilt from the ground up for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series S|X and will include a newly designed controller scheme allowing for maximum precision on the battlefield. The User Interface is also getting a full revamp, factoring in intuitive button layouts and readability, making for the ultimate strategy experience on consoles.
Company of Heroes 3 is bringing the series’ intimate boots-on-the-ground storytelling to the Mediterranean, a theater of immense environmental variety, where players can unlock authentic new tactics, experience four distinct factions, and a wealth of untold stories from World War II. Explore the new turn-based Dynamic Campaign Map in Italy for a sandbox-style gameplay experience and an unprecedented level of strategic choice, or head over to the sweeping deserts of North Africa for a more classically designed, narrative-led single-player experience.
For more information about Company of Heroes 3, head to www.companyofheroes.com, where players can also sign up for CoH-Development – Relic’s community feedback platform. The game is due to launch on Steam on February 23rd, 2023, with the console versions to follow at a later date in 2023. You can follow the game on YouTube, Twitter, and Facebook. For more information about SEGA Europe, log on to www.sega.co.uk and follow us on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube on Twitter.
About Relic Entertainment, Inc.
Relic Entertainment is the award-winning development studio behind critically acclaimed franchises including Company of Heroes, Age of Empires IV, Warhammer 40:000: Dawn of War, and more. Since its inception in 1997, Relic has produced a rich catalogue of genre-defining real-time strategy titles and continues to innovate today as a SEGA-owned studio. Relic is located in Vancouver, Canada. Learn more at www.relic.com.
About SEGA Europe Limited
SEGA Europe Limited is the European Distribution arm of Tokyo, Japan-based SEGA CORPORATION, and a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment both inside and outside the home. The company develops and distributes interactive entertainment software products for a variety of hardware platforms including PC, wireless devices, and those manufactured by Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe. SEGA wholly owns the video game development studios Two Point Studios, Creative Assembly, Relic Entertainment, Amplitude Studios, Sports Interactive and HARDlight. SEGA Europe’s website is located at www.sega.co.uk