The follow-up to the #1 next-generation game; Call of Duty 3 delivers the intensity of being closer than ever to the fury of combat during the Normandy Breakout; the historic campaign that made the liberation of Paris possible and brought the Allies a step closer to Berlin. Through a seamless narrative that delivers the rush of unrelenting battle and breathtaking action; players assume the roles of four ordinary Allied soldiersÑAmerican; British; Canadian and PolishÑand are thrust onto an authentic; living battlefield for an unprecedented variety of combat; with advanced high-definition graphics; detailed character animations and explosive on-screen action; delivering the most immersive and cinematically intense war experience ever.
- The Power of Next-Gen Ð Built from the ground-up for next-gen consoles; Call of Duty 3 brings the battle to life with advanced graphics; a new physics engine; a procedural environment and detailed ensemble animations that deliver the most cinematic war experience ever.
- Battle Actions Ð An all-new close-quarters battle mechanic allows players to fight hand-to-hand; improvise explosive devices; disarm traps and execute a host of other battlefield situations that require cunning and rapid reflexes to survive.
- Branching Mission Paths Ð Next-generation level design provides multiple attack routes that let players decide how to confront the enemy Ð flank an opponent; or hit him head-on. Each unique mission path requires special tactics; from sniping and demolition to all-out head-on clashes.
- Nowhere to Hide Ð Environmental physics allow players to destroy enemy soft cover hideouts; forcing foes out in the open. But be wary; opponents can eliminate your protective cover as well.
- Team-based Multiplayer with Vehicles Ð Combined arms and team-based combat provides unprecedented depth and variety by allowing up to 24-players to battle it out online with the option of single or split-screen Internet play. Gamers have the choice to play as infantry or commandeer multiple-occupancy vehicles; including tanks; jeeps; and motorcycles with side-cars; leading to unique mobile combat roles for all-out; multiplayer mayhem. Call of Duty 3 also offers soldier classes; each with class specific abilities; and a ranking system for truly diversified squad combat.