Vivendi Universal Games
today announced that Empire Earth II
has gone gold and will hit store shelves in the US on Thursday, April 28th. The game carries a suggested retail price of $49.99. This sequel will offer 14 civilizations, improved AI and graphics, a citizen manager system which will simplify the player's job of assigning citizens to movement and harvesting tasks. The game will also feature a new formation system with attack bonuses, nine multiplayer modes, including Hot Spots
(players must capture and hold positions of strategic importance), improved tournament support, multiplayer co-operative scenarios, and more. Be sure to grab the demo
if you havent done so yet.