First Person View for Soldner

JoWooD Productions today announced that due to public demand, their forthcoming Online Military Tactical Shooter, Söldner: Secret Wars will offer an optional first-person perspective viewpoint. Check the new screens here to see what the third-person mode will look like. Developed by Wings Simulations, Söldner will be released in Q3 2003.
SÖLDNER: SECRET WARS WILL OFFER FIRST AND THIRD PERSON VIEW Monday 24th February 2003 - JoWooD Productions is proud to announce that due to public demand, their forthcoming Online Military Tactical Shooter, Söldner: Secret Wars will offer an optional first-person perspective viewpoint. Initially, Söldner: Secret Wars was designed to only offer a third person view because of the incorporation of stealth elements in gameplay. However, the huge online community that have followed each stage of Söldner: Secret Wars development expressed a desire for a first person view. In an attempt to create the ultimate gameplay experience, the developer, Wings Simulations, have listenened carefully and have now included an optional first person view. To make perspective changes as easy as possible, gamers will be able to switch view at any time with a simple key stroke. Teut Weidemann, Managing Director of Wings Simulations said: "We have listened intently to the opinions of gamers who have posted their comments on the secretwars.net forum and have implemented this key gameplay feature as a direct result. By reacting to the comments of gamers, we aim to make a game that the online community will have a huge desire to want to play." The accompanying screenshots show the third-person mode of a player in various stances: standing with Normal aim, standing with Precision aim, kneeling, lying down, and the final shot of first person perspective. Gamers are encouraged to offer their thoughts and opinions on this and anything else relating to Söldner: Secret Wars on the forums at www.secretwars.net. Söldner: Secret Wars will be released in Q3 2003 on PC CD Rom. The game has not yet been rated.