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Ripped from todays headlines, Act of War: Direct Action is a frightening tale of suspense, international intrigue, and geopolitical military conflict. This real-time strategy experience puts you squarely in control of counter-terrorist forces and delivers a first look at tomorrow's war.
A crippling energy crisis. Terrorist attacks. Massive strikes. Global instability.
A shadowy Consortium of back-room conspirators determined to throw the world into utter chaos using widespread terror tactics.
A new "direct action" operation known as Task Force TALON to counter massive military assaults, rescue hostages, conduct classified spy missions, take prisoners, and stop an unpredictable enemy bent on toppling the worlds governments.
* Command highly realistic modern military units
* Experience unique gameplay through a seamless convergence of movie-quality cinematics and live action
* Skirmish with up to eight players in a variety of intense multiplayer operations
* Face the realities of real urban combat as you defend the streets of London, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C.
* Capture enemy soldiers, rescue hostages, and occupy or destroy buildings
* Live out a gripping storyline from best-selling techno-thriller author Dale Brown
* Windows 2000/XP
* Pentium 4 1.5 GHz or equivalent (3.0 GHz recommended)
* 256 MB RAM (512 MB recommended)
* 3 GB hard-disk space
* 4x CD-ROM drive
* 64 MB hardware T&L-compatible video card (256 MB recommended)
* DirectX-version Windows 98/Me/2000/XP-compatible sound card
* DirectX version 9.0b (included) or higher
* Broadband connection required for online multiplayer play