has released the first patch for Act of War: Direct Action
, the geopolitical techno-thriller in the works at Eugen Systems
scheduled for release next week - details about the patch are not available (thanks: Blues
). The game features a story created and written by New York Times best-selling author Dale Brown and nearly one hour of original, live-action feature film footage. Act of War takes place in the near future when there is a energy crisis, You can play as US, Consortium or the Task Force Talon. Consortium group is a group of oil barons who finance terrorists to attack things in order to sell the oil for higher prices. The Task Force Talon is financed by a so called crisis tax and tracks down terrorists trying to stop them. Don't forget to check out the demo
taken from the game's level six mission set in Egypt, entitled "Falling Hawk".