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'Medal of Honor: Warfighter' -- EXCLUSIVE gameplay preview and mission reveal

Pulling players from Call of Duty’s front-lines is no easy task – just ask all the me-too military shooters that have tried. Medal of Honor: Warfighter, however, aims to offer an alternative to Activision’s blockbuster by forgoing its competition’s Michael Bay-shaming spectacle in favor of an experience more grounded in realism. In the boots of Tier 1 operators – the military’s real-life super soldiers – players tackle missions inspired by actual terrorist-thwarting events.

In this gameplay preview video made exclusively for EW, we’re introduced to “Old Friends”, a single-player campaign mission that sees bobsled tracks become battlegrounds as the Tier 1 chase a bomb-maker through a rundown Sarajevo sporting village. Watch it below:

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Originally posted October 20 2012 — 8:00 AM EDT

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