Relic Entertainment has released a new dev diary for Company of heroes 3this time focusing on game audio.
This latest dev diary takes a look behind the scenes of Company of heroes 3the audio design of. This includes the soundtrack, the way the music seamlessly transitions based on the on-screen action, and the in-game sound effects themselves.
You can find the new audio-focused dev diary below.
You can find a preview (via Steam) below:
The legendary strategy franchise is back! Company of Heroes 3 is the ultimate action, tactics and strategy package. Take command in the heat of battle in real time, then command as a general guiding the entire campaign where every decision counts.
Overwhelm your opponents with four unique factions and all new international battlegroups. Command land, air and naval forces and build supply lines to crush enemy advances on the dynamic new campaign map – no two games are ever the same! Play at your own pace through campaign and skirmish modes before diving into blistering multiplayer action. Discover the untold stories of a beautiful Mediterranean theater, with next-gen destructible environments, all powered by Relic’s exclusive Essence Engine.
Award-winning tactical gameplay
Company of Heroes 3 delivers the next generation of acclaimed tactical gameplay. Beloved combat mechanics collide with authentic new gameplay features, delivering the deepest tactical experience yet.
Use daring flanking moves to expose enemy side armour, experience all new infantry breaching mechanics to clear enemy units from their garrisons, and master elevation to improve your line of sight and gain the upper hand .
A stunning new theater
Welcome to the Mediterranean – a breathtaking new theater filled with untold stories of war. Engage fierce enemy forces across Italian mountain passes, breathtaking coastal vistas and the vast deserts of North Africa. Stunning visuals provide authentic and highly diverse environments designed to keep you on your toes.
Mountainous maps will require particularly different strategies than coastal towns, with verticality now greatly affecting unit line of sight (True Sight). The desert plains will require careful reconnaissance and daring armored maneuvers. On this new front line, intelligence trumps speed and clever use of local terrain will allow you to confuse your opponents and drive them out of the field.
New layers of strategy
Experience the biggest single-player campaign in franchise history. The new dynamic campaign map offers full sandbox gameplay, allowing players to command the global war effort and experience an unprecedented level of strategic choice.
Establish vital supply lines before deploying rearguard defenses to secure your advance. Launch air and naval strikes to weaken and disperse enemy forces or liberate a nearby town to develop a partisan spy network. Choose your forces and upgrade your veteran companies to suit your playstyle. Meanwhile, the optional Full Tactical Pause feature puts players in complete control of the pace of the single-player action. Plan your attacks, then effortlessly queue up deadly precision plays that will give you the edge in battle.
Various factions and units
Company of Heroes 3 promises to delight even the most avid WWII enthusiasts with the most series launch factions yet.
New army customization mechanics will allow you to call upon a diverse cast of specialized units. Fight with new elite squads including US-Canadian Special Service Forces, revered Commonwealth Gurkhas and many more.
From devastating tank destroyers to clandestine reconnaissance vehicles, Company of Heroes 3 features the largest roster in the series to date. The Super Light Weasel, Nashorn Marksman Armor, and Chaffee Light Tank are just a few of the units making their debut. Let’s also not forget about revamped classics like the M3 Recovery Vehicle Halftrack, which can now be used to repair and steal derelict enemy vehicles!
Feel the searing impact of every mortar shell and naval bombardment with Relic’s state-of-the-art Gas Engine. In Company of Heroes 3, every location becomes a fully destructible sandbox, opening up limitless tactical gameplay options that you or your enemy can exploit.
Crash fortified buildings into enemy squads, then witness enhanced in-game destruction mechanics as soldiers mine new ruins as dynamic cover. Stunning new rendering and particle effects technology depict fire, sand and smoke like never before. Brilliant new soldier animations combine with improved AI, delivering realistic squad reactions on the battlefield. Optimized for DirectX 12 and multi-core processors, Relic’s new engine technology will deliver cinematic action to rival any Hollywood blockbuster.
Company of heroes 3 releases November 17 for Windows PC via Steam.