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Vietcong: Purple Haze fact sheet

The awesome PC shooter Vietcong is making its way to the Xbox and PS2 this month. Check out the official fact sheet and some screenshots of the PC version.

Features
-Utilizing any means necessary, players of VIETCONG patrol various tactical regions gathering intelligence, calling in air strikes or ambushing enemy patrols.

-Fight for honor and freedom in a 19 mission single player campaign, featuring 17 of the best from the PC version and 2 new missions unique to consoles!

-Start a quick fight and jump straight into the action! Play either as a US or Vietcong soldier, choose a weapon, map, number of enemies and difficulty then battle the clock for the best time.

-Strike from the shadows choosing from more than 30 unlockable weapons including an M16, M79 grenade launcher, Mosin-Nagent, Sten MKII and the M60

-Throw a grenade or utilize handheld attacks with a knife!

-Stay alert or your next step could trigger a trip wire, spring a Punji whip trap or drop down into a spiked pit.

-Authentic 1960s soundtrack including music from Iggy and the Stooges, Deep Purple, the Standells and moreƖ

-Xbox version supports up to 10 players on Xbox Live in 9 multiplayer levels as well as Content Download for supplying new maps and game modifications to keep fans satisfied!

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