Eastern Front is a free mod for Company of Heroes. Following the ethos of mimicking a Relic Entertainment expansion pack, Eastern Front has succeeded in adding two full new factions, the Soviet Red Army and the German Ostheer, packed with unique and exciting units to the existing armies - a feat never before achieved in the Company of Heroes world.
Even with Company of Heroes 2 existing, this mod is still fantastic and offers it's own unique take, on both Eastern Front Wehrmacht and Red Army, differentiating it from both CoH 2 and CoH 1's vanilla factions with different mechanics, units and tech trees. In the past it had some issues with balance but it seems devs have taken quite some flaws of the mod seriously and have significantly improved the mod in many ways.
Highest Rated (36 agree) 10/10
For those who know what Company of Heroes is, I will just review what the Eastern Front mods does. Overview: This mods adds the Soviet Union and soon the Ostheer, or the East Germany Army, to the Company of heroes game. You can still play the other factions, so there isn't a need to panic about not being able to play the Us or the Wermacht. Gameplay: Playing as the Soviets can be both fun and difficult. You begin the game with no engineers, and upgrades cost both fuel and ammo, so you can do what…
Jan 21 2010 by moraman