Normandy 1944: European Theatre


Normandy '44: European Theater combines a higher level of realism with a more elaborate doctrine system, which incorporates almost 50 different military units that took part in the campaigns of Jun-Sept. 1944. This spectrum ranges from battalions of free Polish and French units serving under the main allied armies to volunteers from the Eastern Front that served in the German Wehrmacht. This is only a small portion of the doctrine variety however, as this mod feature numerous well known units of all factions as well. The mod also features numerous new abilities and custom made units each with a completely revamped size and structure. Between custom made units and structures with historically correct skins, Normandy '44 offers over 150 NEW UNITS, making for an almost endless variety of different scenarios and unit actions. Combined these factors provide for an experience unlike any other mod for COH that has earned us a spot in the Top 100 Mods THE LAST THREE YEARS RUNNING.
I hope you'll join us.

DEDICATIONS:

To Kaylin Michelle Dean; Whom I have found to help me in ways I cannot begin to fathom. I'll never be able to repay you for what you've done, but I would like to think this would be a small symbol of my feelings on the matter.

Thank you.

And to Alfred, my faithful Cat who sat and continues to sit by me whilst I pour hours and hours into this modification. His love and playful personality are what keep me going no matter how hard both modding and life can be sometimes. Thanks, Alfie.

Regardless of my own personal dedication, this mod continues it's dedication to our former team member and hallowed friend, Christian Werner von Schlippenbach, who contributed so much.



DOWNLOADING & INSTALLING

You can play Normandy 1944: European Theater with ANY VERSION OR COMBINATION OF VERSIONS OF Company of Heroes. Whether it be either of the stand alone versions, COH: Opposing Fronts, COH: Tales of Valor or the base, "Gold" or "Game of the Year" editions.
Any form will work just fine with our modification.
ET44 v2.0 Alpha IS FULLY COMPATIBLE WITH COH v2.602

Simply download either the MANUAL OR AUTO-INSTALLER version of v1.7 or the necessary installaion files for the v2.0 ALPHA from our DOWNLOADS section , install and then follow the icon creation instructions in the READ ME or in our Field Manual, available HERE.
Do not download any of the versions labeled "OUT DATED".


Playing with a Steam version of COH is also not an issue either. Simply install the mod to your proper folder under this path "Steam > SteamApps > common > (YOUR COH FOLDER)" and follow the icon creation instructions in the READ ME or in our Field Manual, downloadable HERE.



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0 comments by JudgeAlfred on Dec 26th, 2014

Hello everyone, I hope we've all enjoyed our holidays!

First off I would like to note that the new damage system has been implemented for all infantry weapons, and after some initial hilarity during internal testing we've seem to have found what we're looking for out of a "Realistic" CoH2.

As we currently do not have a full implementation of vehicle based stats, we decided internally (Well, when I say "we" I mean I simply went ahead and did it as a placeholder choice whilst I wait for my Armour tech to finish his calculations) to increase all anti-tank/vehicle main guns by 25% of their original value.

This means that counters are essentially the same, but vehicle based combat is faster paced than it was before. We didn't want it to become to unfair/visceral because vehicles then become less and less useful. So this is our current setup and hopefully it should work as intended.

Squad sizes have been increased for the most part, with very few (If any) exceptions. Costs are currently being redone internally and upkeep is next on the list as there are currently major issues with keeping the general pacing of gameplay going with larger squad sizes. This was an expected but annoying outcome from increasing squad sizes, and it is by far the only real issue I have at the moment that stands between internal and an official Alpha release to the community.

Having said all of this, if you haven't noticed we have moved to a different Moddb page:

Moddb.com

This will be the last update on this Moddb page in regards to the CoH2 successor of this modification, those who are interested in following the successor mod should subscribe to the new page in order to receive timely updates in the future.

Finally, I would like to thank everyone for staying with me thus far. I'm aware of the massive bumps in the road that this mod has hit before I took over and most importantly when I took this modification over from Ken. There were tons of internal issues such as bugs, crashes, and overall inability to continually update the modification in a timely manner due to it's lack of organization and size.

There is then the issue of the port to Company of Heroes 2, which included an absurdly long period of "Down Time" in which the team was more or less stagnant. But through all of that I still seem to have a rather decently sized following, and to be honest whether it is ten people or ten thousand it means a lot to me.

So in conclusion, I ask that people be patient, and you'll get the CoH2 Alpha of The Last Crusade: 44-45 soon!

Thanks again,

~JudgeAlfred

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A Hotfix which fixes the issues with various ranges on vehicles. Everything should now be as it should be placeholder wise.

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Part five of five of Normandy 44 1.1; I hope you enjoy it!

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Part four of five of Normandy 44 1.1; I hope you enjoy it!

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Dec 31, 2013 Full Version 2 comments

Part two of five of the New Years Release of 1.1; I hope you enjoy it!

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Part three of five of the New Years Release of 1.1; I hope you enjoy it!

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Dec 31, 2013 Full Version 39 comments

Part one of five of the New Years Release of 1.1; Hope you enjoy it!

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Crusader5010
Crusader5010 Jul 17 2014, 1:51pm says:

Hey guys,

this mod is one of the best for company of heroes, but I am having trouble with it -.-
I tried every setting in the menu but no change at all.
Always when I start a game there are grafic errors which sooner or later cause the game to crash.

Do you know this problem in any way?

My graficcard should be strong enough for the game. It is a sapphire R9 280X dual-x OC

The grafic issues are something like 3D objects without a texture spreading all over the map.

I do not suffer from this problem with any other mod.
Maybe you have got an idea what I can do

Thank you for the great mod :) although i cannot play it :(

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JudgeAlfred Creator
JudgeAlfred Jul 17 2014, 8:22pm replied:

Reinstall and go from there.

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Crusader5010
Crusader5010 Jul 18 2014, 10:53am replied:

Thank you for your quick help
Recently reinstalled company of heroes again and now downloading the mod again.
Hope it will work then :)

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Crusader5010
Crusader5010 Jul 20 2014, 5:10am replied:

Yeah it works now.
Thank you so much :)

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caiusbingerus
caiusbingerus Jul 11 2014, 5:20am says:

hey JudgeAlfred,

sorry to here 'bout last development issues, this mod has come a very long way, it has it's own outstanding history, makes me really sad to see it slowly dying :-(...let me say and i think it's not just me, COH with it's mods his by far superior to it's successor COH2 in many ways and i hope that this mod doesn't die...

the only mod with such an amount of work in detail, describing the different armies and their composition, real divisions, real names, the skins and sounds...

the only complaint for me now is this fastpaced gameplay, i think it is to fast, no time for reinforce infantry because they are down within seconds, to many callins with to many units, small maps are just meatground for hundreds of units, getting lost in seconds...while this is more realistic with real world stats, it destroys the tactical gameplay within the mod itself...just my humble opinion here...hope ya understand the "krautish" text i wrote...have a nice weekend pal!

sincerly c. bingerus

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fallbarbarossa
fallbarbarossa Jul 13 2014, 9:22am replied:

I, as you probably already know, agree with Mr. Bingerus.

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fallbarbarossa
fallbarbarossa Jul 9 2014, 11:07am says:

hey Judge, I have just one question. Will there be another release, or is this the end?

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JudgeAlfred Creator
JudgeAlfred Jul 9 2014, 10:07pm replied:

I'm more or less on the fence about it, honestly.

I've no skinner, and everyone is for all intensive purposes intending to just move over. I can't exactly rebuild everything without massive amounts of work; and I'm on the fence as to whether or not I should just rebuild all of it on the next medium or not.

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fallbarbarossa
fallbarbarossa Jul 10 2014, 5:56am replied:

I mean, I think I speak for some when I say I'm not ready to move over yet. And while CoH2 is probably an improvement in a lot of areas, is the amount of work required to move everything over to it worth the trouble? Or would it be easier to touch up this one? In essence, shrink it.

When it comes to skins, you've got a lot of good ones in this mod at the moment. Could they be used in places where new skins weren't completed? Kind of a stop gap so to speak?

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JudgeAlfred Creator
JudgeAlfred Jul 10 2014, 7:18am replied:

Well, that's more or less my predicament.

The amount of work required to move things over would probably be less, simply because I'd be starting from scratch and I'd be able to manipulate how I build things in the first place.

The skins I have aren't ideal, mainly because not only are they not quality but more importantly they don't run well and that's my main issue with it.

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atomcrusader
atomcrusader Jul 24 2014, 12:04am replied:

So Judge, what can we do to help move this project to CoH2, if that is the direction you see the modding community is inevitably inching towards?

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Hi guys i need assistance i have been trying to download this mod but it wont let me i get through the instillation but then it tells me some website made it and from there i dont know what any assistance would be greatly appreciated

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