Operation Flashpoint®: Red River™ Trailer Reveals the Intensity of Battle
Company: Codemasters
LOS ANGELES – May 31, 2011 – Codemasters® today released a new gameplay video for Operation Flashpoint®: Red River™, the all-new chapter in the multi-million selling tactical shooter series set to launch on June 7th in North America.
The video features explosive gameplay footage which brings the intensity of battle alive as the Marines take on the full might of the Chinese PLA and is now is now showing at www.facebook.com/flashpointredriver.

The ‘Unfinished Business’ video focuses on Tajikistan’s rapidly escalating conflict. While “politicians trade their chips and rattle their sabres, on the ground the Marines have had their fill of China’s unapologetic advances.” The stunning footage brings alive the brutality of war as Marines engage the might of the Chinese PLA in epic open battlefields. Helicopters, APCs, Tanks and airstrikes all face off in this theatre of war as the Marines fight street by street and building by building. The reality is that in a hostile land, thousands of miles from home “outlasting the surging military might of China means many Marines will make the ultimate sacrifice.”

Operation Flashpoint: Red River will set a new standard for authentic and intense tactical combat when it arrives in North America on June 7th for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft®, PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system and Games For Windows® LIVE. Sign up to “get some” USMC style with the latest briefings direct from the Operation Flashpoint studio at www.facebook.com/flashpointredriver and www.twitter.com/flashpointgame.

About Codemasters
Codemasters, the award winning games developer and publisher, has a 24-year heritage and annual revenues in excess of US$ 150 Million. The company’s dominant brands include DiRT, GRID and Operation Flashpoint; the company retains the exclusive worldwide video game rights to FORMULA ONE. Codemasters operates three UK development studios – one at its Warwickshire HQ with further sites at Guildford and Birmingham. An additional art studio is based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. In 2009 Codemasters won the coveted Grand Prix Award at the 2009 Develop Industry Excellence Awards, an award bestowed on the company felt by Develop to have contributed the most to the games medium in recent times. Across the group, Codemasters employs over 450 people. In March 2010, Reliance Big Entertainment Ltd. (RBEL), a part of India’s Reliance ADA group, acquired a 50 per cent shareholding in the company, alongside existing investor, Balderton Capital, the leading European venture capital firm that first invested in Codemasters in 2005. For more information on Codemasters’ product portfolio, please visit www.codemasters.com

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