Battlefield: Bad Company

Bearded men dish it out

We’re not sure if it’s just the freedom of artistic license or some sort of a grave premonition of a barrage of new and imaginative weapons that North Korea will soon be able to use to blow us all into tiny, dust mite-sized pieces... but between GRAW 2 and Battlefield: Bad Company, it seems to be de rigeur to set your war games in the near future. Although there’s few solid details on the weapons to be featured in Bad Company, from the little we’ve seen it’s clear that as in GRAW, future technology such as the XM8 (an ultra lightweight rifle currently being designed) will turn up in your misfits’ hands during the game.

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