Massively multiplayer gaming takes on a new face in PlanetSide™, where thousands of players wage war on a planetary scale. A newly designed 3D engine drives PlanetSide's first-person player-to-player combat and vehicular warfare across ten continents.
It doesn't matter if you're an avid RPG gamer or a fanatical FPS player, you'll find something in PlanetSide that's just right for you.
The stage has been set, the battle lines drawn, and dropships are ready to deploy you PlanetSide!
Game Specific Features:
*Massively multiplayer first person action game
*Wage war with thousands in a persistent global conflict of unprecedented scale
*Player roles to fit the situation: join a team to conquer territory, fortify a base against attack, or support any offensive or defensive maneuver
*Character development and advancement through ranks
*Team tactical combat for control of planetary regions, with real-time territory control updates
*Seamless worlds on a massive scale with large indoor environments
*The ten continents of Auraxis™ are hostile and active
*Real-time weather and environmental factors
*Full team support
*Vehicle physics and flight model
*"Instant Action" mode--a quick and easy way to get into the thick of battle
Weapons - PlanetSide features an assortment of powerful weapons. Some find their origins within one of the three empires, while others fall into the Common Pool category where they are accessible to all. Get a glimpse of just a small sampling of the many weapons available in PlanetSide.
Vehicles - With hundreds of square kilometers of terrain, players will need a method for traversing these distances, as well as waging vehicular war. Familiarize yourself with some of the vehicles and aircraft offered in PlanetSide.
Armor - From the standard Exo-suit to the powerhouse defensive shell of the MAX, smart choice in armor may determine a soldier's chance of survival in combat.
World Map - The World Map, as seen on the official PlanetSide website, provides at-a-glance battle conditions, updated in real-time.