ARTICLES | July 25th, 2007
Battlefield: Bad Company Facts Unveiled

Set in the near future, the Battlefield: Bad Company single-player campaign drops gamers into a dramatic Eurasian conflict. As part of a squad of four soldiers, players risk it all to go AWOL on a personal quest, fighting their own war within the war. Featuring a dramatic storyline flavored with attitude, Battlefield: Bad Company leads gamers far from the traditional frontlines on a wild ride with a group of renegade soldiers who decide that sometimes the gratitude of a nation just isn?t enough.

The Battlefield: Bad Company cinematic single-player experience captures the freedom and intensity of the franchise?s legendary multiplayer sandbox gameplay in a dynamic world where nearly everything is destructible. Gamers have total freedom to be daring and innovative, adapting to and tackling challenges in unexpected ?Battlefield-style? ways. Create sniping positions by blowing out a piece of a wall or drive your tank straight through a small house. The ever-changing battlefield forces players, their teammates and enemies to react accordingly.

The game also features a full suite of the franchise?s trademark multiplayer gameplay, supporting 24 players online.

Battlefield: Bad Company is the first game built from the ground up for next-generation consoles using DICE?s bleeding-edge Frostbite? game engine, delivering unrivaled graphics, effects and gameplay.

Key Features

?Cinematic single-player experience ? A deep campaign loaded with attitude follows a wayward band of ordinary soldiers who risk it all on a quest for personal gain.

?War, your way ? Battlefield: Bad Company environments are 90 percent destructible, meaning that any structure can be demolished down to its foundation. Gamers can shape the battlefield to match their play style ? the possibilities are literally endless.

?New vehicles, weapons and toys ? Land, air or sea, dozens of new tools are waiting for explosive experimentation. Battlefield: Bad Company gives gamers the building blocks to get creative and usher in a new era of their own ?Battlefield moments?.

?Frostbite? game engine ? DICE?s Frostbite game engine raises the bar for next-gen gaming, with stunning HD graphics that bring characters, vehicles, and environments to life like never before.

?Genre-defining multiplayer ? Support for 24 players online* in a world designed to take full advantage of the game?s massively destructible environments.

?True ?Through the gun? experience ? DICE?s attention to detail is applied to the act of firing a weapon. Dozens of subtle changes to the FPS formula add up to a vastly improved shooting experience.

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