NovaLogic announces plans for Joint Ops:
Escalation, an expansion for their multiplayer FPS due this November:
JOINT OPS: ESCALATION
Tanks & Apaches & Dirt bikes.. Oh my!
LONDON, UK (September 16th, 2004) - November 16th 2004 should be marked on the
calendar of all Joint Ops fans, as that date sees the release of Joint Ops:
Escalation, the first expansion pack for the Number 1 Selling, world record
breaking, large scale FPS.
The conflict in Indonesia has spilled over to other parts of Asia where rebel
troops have gained support in the war against the newly reinforced Joint Ops
forces. Set against a backdrop of South East Asia that includes Airports, Radar
Tracking Stations and Rocket launch facilities, players enlist once more to take
part in intense large scale modern FPS combat, in games of up to 150 players
As the battles shift to different locations, new vehicles enter the fray: Attack
Choppers and Battle Tanks make their debut, along with Mobile SAM Launchers and
Dirt Bikes. Players will also be able to make airborne insertions into hot zones
Joint Ops: Escalation will also feature:
• Ceramic Body Armor.
• Optional 3rd Person weapon view for select vehicles.
• New emplaced weaponry for enhanced base defense.
• Over 25 new maps, including new Co-Op and Training
Set in Indonesia in the near future, Joint Ops is the record breaking, largest
multiplayer Modern Combat FPS game ever released. Developed using NovaLogic's
enhanced Black HawkTM engine, with superior multiplayer technology, Joint Ops
lets gamers play revolutionary 150 player games, across vast terrains online
Joint Ops: Escalation ships in November on PC CD ROM. For updated info on the
game, visit the Joint Ops web site: