Publisher: Vivendi Universal Games
Format: Xbox videogame system from Microsoft and PC
Genre: First-person shooter
Pricing and Availability: Men of Valor will
ship to stores in North America in October 2004. The MSRP is pending.
Men of Valor is an historical action
experience that portrays infantry combat during the Vietnam War. Combining
the latest Unreal technology with the gameplay expertise of 2015 (developers
of the award-winning Medal
of Honor: Allied Assault ), the game immerses the player in the
humid jungles of Southeast Asia in the most controversial conflict
of the modern era.
Men of Valor follows an American Marine through the early
stages of the conflict in Vietnam to the Tet Offensive. Touching on
the some of the most familiar scenes of the war as they exist in the
popular imagination, the player guides his group of fellow soldiers
through the hardship and confusion of the battlefield, bonding with
them as they do their duty for their country with the heroism and valor
typical of the American soldier, but unsung during the turbulent times
Historically Accurate Scenarios
Help stop the spread of communism while you join the
battle in Vietnam.
Many missions are based on actual events.
All uniforms, weapons, and vehicles look and play accurately.
Intense Scripted Events
Similar to Medal of Honor: Allied Assault , Men
of Valor will be full of scripted events--adding even more
Target rich scripting environment--sky-filling helicopter
raids, intense jungle fighting, harrowing assaults against fanatically
defended enemy emplacements.
Stunning Gameplay Diversity
Gameplay types include manning the door gun on a Huey
helicopter, steering a riverboat along enemy-infested shores, battling
your way through enemy tunnel complexes, and calling down fire as a
Mission types include pilot rescues, recon patrols, POW
rescue, and search-and-destroy ops.
Xbox Live! Multiplayer
Play as either the Vietcong or the US in multiplayer
Play through the entire single-player campaign cooperatively
with System Link, or on Xbox Live! with two-player split screen.
Responsive squad/enemy AI that assesses your actions
and responds with tactical intelligence.
Home Theater Support
Full support for wide-screen high-definition television,
and full Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound.