E3: Operation Flashpoint: Cold War Crisis

Operation Flashpoint, the multiple Game of the Year award winner for the PC and worldwide number one hit, is coming to Xbox. As the ultimate realistic war experience, it puts the player in believable Cold War military situations. Made to be the most realistic war around, it makes strategy a vital part of online play. That’s right; Operation Flashpoint will be utilizing Xbox Live.

Operation Flashpoint features complete freedom for players to handle military crisis situations using their own tactics. Once past the mission briefing stage, it’s your decision how the overall mission or campaign will be handled. The environment and areas of the game are massive and you can go anywhere at anytime. You will not be limited to playing in mission-specific areas that have “walls”.


· A massive mission-based campaign plus 14 stand alone missions and multiplayer missions over Xbox Live.
· Massive 100km2 open environments means go anywhere at anytime.
· Fly or drive over forty, armored air and ground based military vehicles including the UH-60 Blackhawk Helicopter, A-10 Thunderbolt Jet, M1A1 Abrams Main Battle Tank and SCUD Launcher.
· True-to-life models and physics provide the most realistic combat experience to date in a console game.
· Advanced squad-management system enables players to efficiently issue orders to squad members.
· Real time lighting and weather, including accurate star constellations for navigation.