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The company’s five internal studios are developing games aligned to several of THQ’s key franchises, including the upcoming launch of UFC® Undisputed™ 3 and Darksiders® II, as well as Company of Heroes, inSANE, Saints Row, Warhammer 40,000, and the new title from Patrice Désilets and his team. The company also continues to work with prominent external development talent on both existing and new franchises. THQ’s goal is to optimize its portfolio for the current generation of consoles and to establish new franchises on the next generation of game devices.

biggrin.gifbiggrin.gif A new Company of Heroes is officially on the way! This makes me VERY happy to hear. Company of Heroes has some of the best mechanics of any RTS I've played, I can't wait to hear details about it.

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Niice, im also very excited about CoH. Best game ever (since Age of Empires II).

 

the only problem i see is that i cant see much room for innovation or improvement.

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Niice, im also very excited about CoH. Best game ever (since Age of Empires II).

the only problem i see is that i cant see much room for innovation or improvement.

Quite true. I really hope they don't go into the direct of DOW2, that would be awful.
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Man I LOVED CoH. What was more fun then lining my perimeters with snipers and MG42's...and a mortars...I played really defensively wink.gif
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THQ’s goal is to optimize its portfolio for the current generation of consoles and to establish new franchises on the next generation of game devices.

Don't like the sound of this...
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Viva Saints Row 4!!!applaud.gif

Had a lot of fun with SR The Third.
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Hope the 40k MMO isn't dead... I really love the concept, and it is actually something I can get behind rather than the rehashed elf thing that has been done to death
    
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CoH2, CoH2, CoH2.

Thats all I want. take CoH 1, balance it (read: fix brits), add new game types (I dont know, just something new), some new units, and update the graphics + physics and you're done. Gameplay in CoH1 is PERFECT (well, fix the AI pathing).
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THQ optimizing game portfolio = No Homewolrd 3 in the foreseeable future. frown.gif
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This means a fewer games with constant sequels coming out. The new stuff will be few and far between. Not that I blame them. It is a safe strategy.
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