adj: A complete system shutdown of all internal electrical and biomechanical systems* created by an EMP blast or similar electrical disturbance in the local vicinity. Leaves bio-augmented soldiers temporarily vulnerable and totally exposed on the battlefield.
Experience the dramatic intensity of the frontlines of a war through the eyes of the first of a new breed of super soldiers in this gritty and epic first-person action game.
Hong Kong* 2065. 2nd Lt. Nathan Frost is just a regular grunt in an international army called the Liberty Coalition. When he takes massive injuries from an explosion on the battlefield* Frost undergoes the experimental surgery in order to be kept on this side of death. The outcome of the surgery is something more than human; a transformation that makes him a unique weapons-grade warrior* with abilities that far surpass those of the average soldier.
Empowered with these extra-normal abilities via implanted augmentations* Frost is immediately sent to the frontlines of a war as a secret weapon against the destructive regime.
After getting stranded in hostile territory* cut off from command and far outnumbered* Frost and a handful of men must try and stop the entire renegade militia's plan threatening to plunge the world into darkness.
Engage in battle online multiplayer with up to 16 players and voice over IP support in classic and new multiplayer modes* including some modes exclusive for the PS2 and XB platforms.
A wide variety of game pacing ranges from the frenetic chaos of battlefield action to tactical stealth infiltration-style missions.
Equip yourself with an arsenal of experimental weaponry such as the Riot Wall* Attack Drones* and other high-tech gadgetry. Used in combination* the equipment yields a variety and depth of gameplay never before realized* especially in multiplayer play.
Bolt across firefight war zones on foot or jump into vehicles to run your enemies down. In multiplayer mode* vehicles are cooperatively used; one guy drives while the other mans the mounted turrets.
Augmentations such as Invisibility* Reflex Boost* and Electrical Storm give you an edge on the battlefield against your highly equipped and battle-ready foe.
Pick up and play* visceral action pulls the player through a cinematically immersive storyline from minute one of play.
11 missions spanning 16 maps including the opera house turned prison* a Buddhist temple converted to a military base* and the sprawling urban wastelands.