End War refers to an upcoming Tom Clancy video game franchise which will be set on the battlefields of World War 3. The first of Tom Clancy's End War series is set to be released on next-generation systems (Xbox 360, PS3...) in 2007/2008 Fiscal Year Thomas Leo Clancy Jr. ...
This video clip was released April 25th 2007. The opening shows a military jet moving above what seems to be a forest or like terrain. Within seconds of the video the jet fighter drops a missle over this area. Next the camera gets fuzzy and is placed into the perspective of a soldier. It's hard to make out the scene due to the soldier's constant blinking but you can see fellow soldiers running and you can hear the yelling of them and there footsteps. The first thing you should notice is what type of armor the soldier is wearing. It appears to be similar in design to the armor used in the Ghost Recon: Advanced Warfighter series. Soon the screen goes blank.
"Our development teams are invigorated to be creating the first 100 percent next-generation Tom Clancy brand," said Serge Hascoët, chief creative officer at Ubisoft. "Our success with Tom Clancy franchises is unparalleled in the next-generation and Tom Clancy's EndWar will be a marvelous addition to the already critically acclaimed library of games. A strategy game like no other, EndWar will allow gamers to lead their own armies against hundreds of others online in real global locations on the massive battlefields of World War III." Thomas Leo Clancy Jr. ... Ubisoft Entertainment (formerly Ubi Soft) is a computer and video game publisher and developer with headquarters in Montreuil, France. ...
-Michael de Plater Ubisofts Shanghai Lead Developer
World War I (then known as The Great War) was at the time and in the years just after described as the "war to end all wars" (or, in the jargon of the French Poilus: "la der des der", i.e.
The notion of the conflict being a war to end all wars was also closely linked to the portrayal of Germany among the Allies; the country was seen as the heir of Prussian militarism, and a longtime warmonger.
To end warfare, the defeat and destruction of this militaristic power in the centre of Europe was a necessity.
World War I is also regarded as the first "total war" in which the combatants mobilised all their resources, military, industrial and human, on a scale never before thought possible.
The catalyst for the war was the death of Austria's Archduke Franz Ferdinand, who was assassinated while he was visiting Sarajevo, the capital of Bosnia, which was then part of the Austro-Hungarian empire.
It spelled the end of the Ottoman and Habsburg empires and was the catalyst for the Russian revolution.
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