Company of Heroes is a real-time strategy game set in World War II where you are tasked with controlling Allied soldiers while trying to take down the Germans.
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Pro Enjoyable co-op play for those not interested in the competitive gameplay of the normal player vs. player multiplayer
There is a co-op skirmish mode where players can work together in order to defeat an imposing force. This easily changes up the online gameplay since that is competition based, which may not always appeal to those that would rather work with their friends rather than compete against them.
Pro Just about anyone can run the game as it an older title that can be easily ran on older PCs
Company of Heroes can run quite well on less powerful PCs as it is an older game with minimum specs that are considered quite low for todays standards.
Pro Large online matches thanks to the 8 player multiplayer
Up to 8 players can play in one online game, making for very large matches.
Pro A smart and challenging AI creates a lot of unpredictable gameplay
The AI in the game is actually quite smart in that they tend to be unpredictable enough to offer a good bit of challenge without making obvious bad choices. This keeps the game fresh, being that the games can be unpredictable.
Pro Easily adjustble difficulties
In the settings of the game the player can change the difficulty settings which allow for any skill level player a method to enjoy the game without it being too difficult.
Con Difficult to tell teammates apart
There is no way to tell ones teammates apart, as they are all the same color. It would have been nice to see different color options for different players on the same team.