The subsequent Hearts of Iron 4 DLC is coming, and throughout the PDXCon Remixed opening show a teaser was dropped with the growth’s identify. With some bombastic soviet-style music, tank chassis for the Red Army T-34, and a title card that claims ‘No Step Back’, it tells us every thing and nothing all at the identical time.

We know that the brand new growth for the WW2 grand strategy game, together with the accompanying 1.11 ‘Barbarossa’ update, will deal with enhancing land warfare with a selected deal with the Eastern Front. Poland is getting a new Focus Tree map, as are the Baltic states. The provide system can also be being overhauled. The Soviet Union hadn’t been talked about prior to now, however recreation director Dan Lind confirmed at the present that the us is lastly getting a a lot wanted overhaul as nicely.

Out of all the most important nations in Hearts of Iron IV, it’s the one which’s had essentially the most participant requests, and the one which’s been tweaked the least within the recreation’s five-year run to date. Italy is one other main nation that’s additionally suffered some neglect, though given the theme we’d be stunned if a rework makes it into this growth.

Here’s the trailer, so you possibly can see it for your self:

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The USSR and the Eastern Front generally has been within the backs of the developer’s minds for just a few years now. I spoke to them in 2019 – after the announcement of La Resistance – about Russia and even then it was one thing they wished to look at, however felt they wanted to get another areas regarded at first earlier than tackling the Soviets.

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Since that is only a teaser, there’s no information on a launch window. The Hearts of Iron 4 workforce likes taking its time although, so this will likely not launch this yr. We’ll need to obsess over something else within the meantime.

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