Team RAINBOW Returns to Combat with Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six 3™: Athena Sword™ First Rainbow Six 3 Mission Pack Delivers A New Mediterranean Campaign
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - May 13, 2003 - This Fall, Team RAINBOW is back! The elite multinational squad of counter-terrorist operatives returns in Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six 3™: Athena Sword™, the first mission pack in the wildly successful Rainbow Six 3 series. They defeated the diabolical plot of a terrorist mastermind in the smash-hit PC game Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six 3™: Raven Shield™. But a few desperate remnants of the organization remain - and Team RAINBOW won't rest until evil has been vanquished and the world is safe.
"Rainbow Six fans have given high praises to Raven Shield and have named it an instant classic." said Tony Kee, vice president of marketing for Ubi Soft Entertainment. "With new missions, weapons, multiplayer modes, and multiplayer levels, Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six 3: Athena Sword will deliver more of what they crave - the action, the realism, and the thrill of fighting clusters of really vicious terrorists as a team."
Developed by Ubi Soft's Milan studio, Rainbow Six 3: Athena Sword boasts a host of standout features, including:
* All-new, eight-mission campaign in locations including Italy, Croatia, and Greece
* Eight new Multiplayer levels
* Five new multiplayer game modes
* Three "classic" missions
* Seven additional real-world weapons (for a whopping total of 64)
* Weapon sound effects from the team that worked on the blockbuster film The Matrix
Command Team RAINBOW, the world's most elite, multinational squad of counter-terrorist operatives, as they track the desperate remnants of a dangerous terrorist organization into exotic regions of the Mediterranean to prevent their agenda of international anarchy and destruction.