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Battlefield 2 PlotDuring the early 21st century, a fictional world war takes place between China, the European Union, a Middle Eastern Coalition, Russia and the United States. The European Union and United States are allies, fighting China and the Middle Eastern Coalition. The European Union has also negotiated a peace treaty with Russia. Available game fronts are the Middle East and China, being invaded by the United States and European Union forces, and the United States, being invaded by the Chinese and Middle Eastern forces.
Battlefield 2 GameplayWithin this first person shooter that includes RPG and strategy elements, players fight in a modern battlefield and use modern weapon systems.
The single and multi-player modes use the same maps, as well as the in-game conquest mode. Single player mode includes three difficulty levels and sixteen computer-controlled players. Multiplayer mode allows up to 64 players via the Internet. In multiplayer, gamers organize into squads under the leadership of a single commander to promote teamwork.
Select from among 3 factions for gameplay: the United States Marine Corps, the People's Liberation Army, or the fictional "Middle Eastern Coalition". The additional factions, such as the European Union and Russia, are playable through the various expansion packs. Game progress is monitored by promotions. With each promotion, additional weapons are unlocked.