Company of Heroes™2 Global Pre-Order Incentives Announced

  Company of Heroes™2 Global Pre-Order Incentives Announced

  Pack to include Theatre of War mini-campaign, new Commanders and exclusive
                                Vehicle Skins

Business Wire

SAN FRANCISCO & LONDON -- April 5, 2013

SEGA^® of America, Inc. and SEGA® Europe Ltd. today announced that customers
who pre-order Company of Heroes™ 2, the eagerly anticipated strategy game from
Relic Entertainment, Inc., from participating retailers will receive
additional in-game bonus content for free.

Eligible customers will get access to a ‘Theatre of War’ mini-campaign when it
becomes available post launch, allowing them to experience a new single player
story from another part of the war. They will also receive the Winter Ambush
and Voronezh Front skin packs to customize the look of their multiplayer
vehicles.

As well as the single player content and multiplayer skins, eligible pre-order
customers will receive two new multiplayer commanders to customize each army.
The German army will receive the Joint Operations Doctrine, specializing in
precise artillery strikes and the Offensive Spearhead Doctrine for players who
want to use heavy armor and airstrikes to crush their opponent. The Soviets
will unlock the devastating Anti-Infantry Tactics Doctrine, enabling units
like flamethrower tanks and the Conscript Support Tactics Doctrine which
allows for rapid reinforcement in the heat of battle.

Greg Wilson, Producer of Company of Heroes 2, commented, “We are pleased to be
able to reward our most loyal fans for pre-ordering the game with this pack.
These items will give them bonus single and multiplayer content to enjoy.”

Underpinned by the cutting-edge Essence 3.0 Engine™, Company of Heroes 2
brings tactical strategy to life like never before, thanks to the realistic
ColdTech™ weather system, the revolutionary dynamic line of sight system
TrueSight™, and realistic destructibility.

The original Company of Heroes™ was released on the PC in 2006 to critical
acclaim and is currently the highest rated strategy title on Gamerankings.com
(with more than five reviews), with an average of 93.82% based on 56 reviews.
The game features similar acclaim on Metacritic.com with a Metascore of 93%
based on 55 reviews.

Company of Heroes™ 2 will be available for PC in June 2013. For more
information check www.companyofheroes.com, and to download SEGA game assets,
please visit www.sega-press.com.

About Company of Heroes™ 2

It is 1941 and the beginning of what will become the most brutal conflict of
World War II, as Germany launches a full-scale invasion of the frozen tundra
of the Soviet Union which would result in over 14 million military casualties.
Take command of the iconic Soviet Red Army in brutal frontline warfare to free
Mother Russia from the invading Nazis. Your strategic skills and tactical
expertise hold the power to tip the very balance of this conflict in the
sequel to the critically acclaimed and multi award-winning Company of Heroes.
Engage in visceral tactical combat that will define you as a military leader
and challenge you to wield the might of the Soviet Empire as you smash your
way to Berlin.

About SEGA® of America, Inc.

SEGA® of America, Inc. is the American arm of Tokyo, Japan-based SEGA®
Corporation, a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment both inside and
outside the home. The company develops, publishes and distributes interactive
entertainment software products for a variety of hardware platforms including
Windows PC, wireless devices, and those manufactured by Nintendo, Microsoft
and Sony Computer Entertainment. SEGA® of America’s Web site is located at
www.sega.com.

About SEGA® Europe Ltd.:

SEGA® Europe Ltd. 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
Windows PC, wireless devices, and those manufactured by Nintendo, Microsoft
and Sony Computer Entertainment Europe. SEGA® Europe’s Web site is located at
www.sega.com.

Contact:

Sega of America, Inc.
Simon Watts, 818-277-8865
simon.watts@sega.com
 
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