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Medal of Honor: Warfighter (MOH:W) is the latest installment in the Medal of Honor series. It is a direct sequel to Medal of Honor (2010).

Game Edit

Medal of Honor: Warfighter uses the Frostbite 2.0 engine, which was made by another subsidiary of EA, DICE, which was the partner for Medal of Honor (2010). The engine has vastly improved the graphical schematics and allowed for more complex scenes.

Old features from the previous engine, such as "asking for ammo", peak & lean, and sliding have returned from the old engine. New features in the campaign are things like the Dynamic Door Breach and micro-destruction.

Campaign Edit

The story focuses on two Navy SEALs of AFO Neptune, namely Mother and Preacher. The game also focuses on their family life back at the States to reveal the family men behind the warriors.

The game is not based on a specific battle, instead focusing on real-world events such as Somalian pirate attacks and hostage rescues in the Philippines.

Missions Edit

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Campaign levels of Medal of Honor: Warfighter


Unintended Consequences · Through the Eyes of Evil · Shore Leave · Hot Pursuit · Changing Tides · Rip Current · Hat Trick · Finding Faraz · Connect the Dots · Hello and Dubai · Old Friends · Bump in the Night · Shut it Down

Characters Edit

Preacher, Mother, Voodoo and other central characters are returning from Medal of Honor 2010.

For the first time in the Medal of Honor series, other non-US Special 

Forces units are represented as well, such as in Task Force Atlas.

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Characters of Medal of Honor: Warfighter

Multiplayer Edit

The multiplayer aspect of this game was delevoped by Danger Close instead of DICE. The multiplayer reveal was shown at E3, showcasing parts of the multiplayer. The multiplayer was further shown during the Tungawan Jungle trailer.

Each player chooses the respective country that they favor. Each country class has different perks, secondary weapons, and grenades. Some country classes favor certain player classes. The secondary weapons have unlimited ammunition.

Support Actions have been amped up from the previous installment of the game, now consisting of helicopters, unmanned aircraft, weapons, and other equipment.

There is a new feature in the multiplayer, called "Fire Team" (essentially just two people working together as a buddy-system). The player's Fireteam buddy is highlighted in green, as a sixth sense from a Tier 1 operator. Their health and emblem is in a small toolbar in the top right hand of the screen. Players can use their Fire Team member to replenish health and ammunition.

The player cap has been lowered from 24 to 20, with certain game modes having less players.

Weapon Customization Edit

Players can change a variety of things for their weapon along with what ever country class they rank.

Weapon Selection Edit

Players are allowed to pick the weapon that they choose, so long as they have that weapon unlocked for the specific country. Players are not confined to the default weapon as long as they continue to rank up.

Optics Edit

Each Players Optics are different for the gun that they choose. Players have the option to choose four Optic types;

  • Low Power Dual Sights - A Dual Scope that the player can toggle to side iron sights.
  • Low Power Sights - An Optic or Optic pair that gives the player enhanced zoom capabilities.
  • Reflex Sights - Optics that have very low zoom capabilities but come at slightly increased agility.
  • Iron Sights - Default sights for the selected weapon. No zoom but an increase in agility.

Barrel Assembly Edit

Barrel Assembly lets the Player choose the type of attachment configuration that they desire. They are allowed the following;

  • Close Quarters Barrel Assembly - This configuration is for CQB type players. Granted an increase in agility
  • Standard Barrel Assembly - This configuration is the default type for the player's weapon. Assaulters are given a grenade launcher.
  • Precision Barrel Assembly - This configuration is for

marksmen type players. Effective range for the weapon is increased, but agility is severely reduced.

Muzzle Edit

Players are given two choices of Muzzle types;

  • Silenced Muzzle - A suppressor is attached to the barrel. Effective range reduced
  • Standard Muzzle - A muzzle break or flash hider attached to the weapon. Stealth is severely reduced.

Receiver Group Edit

Players are given the option to change the type of stock available for the weapon. The types of Stocks are;

  • Close Quarters Receiver Group - Type of Stock that increases the players agility, effective range slightly reduced. Not available for the EBR
  • Standard Receiver Group - Effective Range slightly higher than CQ Receiver Group, lower agility.
  • Precision Receiver Group - Effective Range increased significantly, Agility lowered slightly further than Standard.

Magazine Style Edit

This section lets the player change the magazine type for the players weapon. The only option so far to be seen is on the Assaulter, which has the Standard magazine.

Paint Jobs Edit

Players are given a vast option of weapon camouflages for their weapon. There are 74 camos possible to choose from;

  • Sand - Grass, Spetsnaz Jungle, Grecko, Sand, GROM

Pixel, AOR1, Chocolate Chip, White Honeycomb, Kangaroo, SASR Desert, Flat Gray, Sand Dune, Disruptive Brown, UDT, Combat Beige, MoH Bowflage

  • Forrest - Pine Needles Green, Spetsnaz Urban, Green Mesh, OD, CADPAT,
Green Grunge, AOR2, Zen Garden, DMP2, Flecktarn Green, Grass Dunes, 

Green Spots, M90 Woodland, Swedish Flat, South African 2000, Green Honeycomb.

  • Earth - Brown String, Spetsnaz Red, Ten Tiger, Dark

Grunge, SEAL Brown, Erbsent, Flat Brown, Desert Spots, Digital Forrest Tiger, Jungle Path, Black Spray, Safari, SAS Fatigue, SAS Green, Black and Tan.

  • Snow - Finnish Snow, Winter Grunge, Snow Cell, GROM Snow Plum, Winter Sticks, Flat White, Tiger Cell Winter
  • Urban - Disruptive Gray, Sky, Light Gray, Desert

Spray, GROM Puma, Gray Tiger, Navy Tiger, Pink, Gray Digital, Flecktarn,

Flecktarn Urban, Winter Night, Finnish Snow Night, UDT Gray.
  • Special - No Camo, Brazilian Lizard, M90 Night, Hunter,

Somalia, Tree Bark, Snake Peel, Mako, Grizzly, Atlas, Blackbird, LBT, Tactical Pink, Neptune, Wolf Pack, Ranger, Gunslinger, Slim Jim Arctic, Slim Jim Bosnia, Slim Jim Desert.

Player Classes Edit

Each player class is available for every faction in the game, in total, being 72 possible classes. The Player is able to pick their class before a game starts. Each class has a separate unlock rank. Every class has its own special ability.

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Classes of Medal of Honor series

Multiplayer Maps Edit

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List of maps in Medal of Honor: Warfighter

Game Modes Edit

  • Sector Control
  • Team Deathmatch
  • Real Ops
  • Hotspot
  • Combat Mission
  • Home Run

Factions Edit

Campaign Edit

All four morale patches for the playable factions from the campaign have been released, one consisting of grinning shark for Task Force Mako, the second, the stylized head of a bird for Task Force Blackbird, the third, the open maw of a grizzly bear for Task Force Grizzly, and a man holding up a digitized planet for Task Force Atlas.

Multiplayer Edit

Players are available to play as 12 different Tier 1 operators from around the globe.

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Factions of Medal of Honor: Warfighter

Weapons Edit

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Weapons of Medal of Honor: Warfighter


Handguns Glock 23 · Vickers 1911 · Glock 18 · SIG-Sauer P226 · HK 45CT

Assault Rifles HK 416 · LaRue OBR 5.56 · F88 · AK-103 · HK G36C · AK5 · FN SCAR · HK G3· EBR

Carbines and PDWs AKS-74U · HK MP7 · DD MK18 · DD M4V1 · MK16 PDW · HK 416C · AK-103 Bullpup

Light Machine Guns FN M249 · M60 · PKP · HK MG4 · M240 · Ksp 90 · K3 SAW

Shotguns AA-12 · Remington 870 MCS

Sniper Rifles McMillan TAC-300 · M40A3 · LaRue OBR 7.62 · McMillan CS5 · TAC50 Sniper

Anti-Tank Weaponry RPG-7 · SMAW

Explosives and Grenades M83 smoke grenade · M67 · V40 Minifrag · Flashbang · C4 · PDM 86 - Remote Charge

Grenade Launchers Mk19 · M320 · M32 · M79

Melee Tomahawk · Combat Knife

Miscellaneous Minigun · SOFLAM


Attachments Edit

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Attachments of Medal of Honor: Warfighter


Vehicles Edit

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Vehicles in Medal of Honor: Warfighter

Marketing Edit

Announcement Edit

It has been in development since the release of Medal of Honor.[1] According to an article done by EuroGamer, the EA titles Medal of Honor and Battlefield will alternate each year, placing the release of the next Medal of Honor at some point late in 2012. It is likely that the cast of characters will have changed, although it has been confirmed that Mother, Voodoo, and Preacher will be returning.

In early 2011, Executive Producer of Medal of Honor (2010) Greg Goodrich was quoted stating, "Yes, Danger Close is currently working on the next Medal of Honor. Just recently, EA announced that the reboot of Medal of Honor was a big success with over 5 million copies sold. We wanted to take a moment to thank each of you for supporting us, our new studio and our storied franchise. We would especially like to thank all of the long time Medal of Honor fans out there who have stuck with us over the years. It's going to be a fun ride for the Medal of Honor franchise. We are happy to have you aboard."[2]

Closer to home, a card with Task Force Mako's emblem with Medal of Honor in bold text was included in all units of Battlefield 3, serving as a grander announcement of the game's impending release.

Reveal Edit

Medal of Honor: Warfighter was revealed on February 23, 2012 by gameinformer in one of their blogs. It is to use the Frostbite 2 engine the very one that powered Battlefield 3 and is to still follow Tier 1 Operators, the Multiplayer is not being made by DICE this time round, it is all under development by Danger Close studios. The full blog post is here.

Publishing Edit

Several Pre-Order bonuses have been announced for the game. Many including different weapon/class bonuses that save the player time. There also is a Military Version for people serving in the armed forces, and is exclusive to them.

A Battlefield 4 beta key was announced along with Pre-Ordering Medal of Honor: Warfighter.

Similar to the previous game, Linkin Park has partnered with Danger Close again to promote their videos and gameplay respectively. The song Lies Greed Misery was used during the official E3 Multiplayer reveal. Another announcement for a teaser video was released on July 24, slating for another trailer sometime in October. The Video is to be revealed 5 days after the Beta launch or earlier if 3 million Betas are downloaded on Xbox Live Marketplace

Beta Edit

An official open multiplayer beta for Medal of Honor: Warfighter was announced on September 21, 2012. It was exclusive to the Xbox 360 and was available October 4th until October 15th. The beta featured the following;

  • Multiplayer Only
  • Sarajevo Stadium map
  • Hotspot game mode

Note, none of the experience gained during the Beta carried onto the final version of the game.

Shortly after the end of the Beta, an A.A.R. or After Action Report was posted on Battlelog stating some collective stats as well as the following post-beta tweaks that were made for launch day. The tweaks included:

"Updates/Bug Fixes

  • Fallback Spawn – multiple improvements were made to lower the odds of spawning in front of an enemy.
  • Weapon Tuning – some weapon tuning and class ability tuning has
been implemented, mostly around the Spec Ops and Demolitions classes.
  • Control Sensitivity – adjusting sensitivity is now more precise.
  • Blackhawk Spawn – enemies near the Blackhawk now show up on the minimap to alleviate spawn camping.
  • Jammer Clipping – clearance is now required before this ability can be activated in order to prevent pushing through collision.
  • Kill-Feed Delay – this has been sped up in order for the text to appear more closely to real-time.
  • Menu Navigation – Streamlined, including quick weapon changes and easier navigation.
  • My Gun – now saves from the menus and can be taken into the game properly.
  • Stability – many crashes encountered during the MP Beta have

been addressed and improvements have been made to minimize the number of

mid-round disconnects.

"

Reception Edit

Medal of Honor: Warfighter has received generally unfavorable reviews compared to its predecessor, Medal of Honor (2010).

On GameRankings, the game currently has scores of 57.58% for PlayStation 3 based on 12 reviews[3], 53.08% for PC based on 13 reviews[4] and 54.30% for Xbox 360 based on 27 reviews[5].

On Metacritic, the game currently has scores of 57 for PlayStation 3 based on 19 reviews[6], 57 for PC based on 29 reviews[7] and 53 for Xbox 360 based on 40 reviews[8].

Gallery Edit

Campaign Edit

Task Force Blackbird

Task Force Mako

Task Force Grizzly

Task Force Atlas

E3 Screenshot Pre Released. Possibly M249 SAW

Zodiac in the jungle with a minigun

Zodiac in the ocean.

Hostages


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Multiplayer Edit

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Video Edit

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Medal of Honor Warfighter Zero Dark Thirty DLC Flyover

Zero Dark Thirty DLC Flyover

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Medal of Honor Warfighter Trailer English (HD)

Trailer 1

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Medal of Honor Warfighter TV Spot Trailer

TV Spot Trailer

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Medal of Honor Warfighter Single Player Trailer

Single Player Trailer

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Medal of Honor Warfighter Multiplayer Trailer

Multiplayer Trailer

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Medal of Honor Warfighter Fire Team Multiplayer Gameplay Trailer

Fire Team Trailer

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Medal of Honor Warfighter New Campaign Gameplay Footage

New Campaign Gameplay

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Medal of Honor Warfighter Beta Announcement Trailer

Beta Announcement Trailer

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Medal of Honor Warfighter - Beta Multiplayer Match Part 1 - Gameplay

Beta Multiplayer Part 1

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Medal of Honor Warfighter - Beta Multiplayer Match Part 2 - Gameplay

Beta Multiplayer Part 2

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Medal of Honor Warfighter Preacher Story Video

Preacher Story Video

See also Edit

  • Warfighter Online Ranks

References Edit

  1. http://www.medalofhonor.com/tier1central
  2. http://www.playerattack.com/news/2011/02/20/medal-of-honor-sequel-in-the-works/
  3. ↑ Medal of Honor: Warfighter for PlayStation 3 - GameRankings - retrieved December 1, 2012
  4. ↑ Medal of Honor: Warfighter for PC - GameRankings - retrieved December 1, 2012
  5. ↑ Medal of Honor: Warfighter for Xbox 360 - GameRankings - retrieved December 1, 2012
  6. ↑ Medal of Honor: Warfighter for PlayStation 3 Reviews, Ratings, Credits and More - Metacritic - retrieved December 1, 2012
  7. ↑ Medal of Honor: Warfighter for PC Reviews, Ratings, Credits and More - Metacritic - retrieved December 1, 2012
  8. ↑ Medal of Honor: Warfighter for Xbox 360 Reviews, Ratings, Credits and More - Metacritic - retrieved December 1, 2012

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