What you need to know
- Ghost Recon Breakpoint available through early access on Xbox One and PC.
- The game got a new trailer today which details the story.
- Only the expensive Gold or Ultimate editions give you early access.
- You can preorder the game for $50 on Amazon.
Updated October 4, 2019: Ghost Recon Breakpoint is now available to everyone, even those who purchased the Standard Edition of the game.
Ghost Recon Breakpoint is a story-driven co-op adventure which also pushes the boundaries of storytelling and features The Punisher's Jon Bernthal. Many fans thought that Ghost Recon Breakpoint would be an expansion for Ghost Recon Wildlands, but it's an entirely new experience. The title is designed to push you further than you've ever gone in a Ghost Recon game. Instead of the usual organization and certainty of your actions, you're being hunted by a powerful enemy and thrown onto the dangerous Pacific island of Auroa.
Ghost Recon Breakpoint is supposed to launch on Friday, but if you want to get your hands on it early, you can purchase the Gold or Ultimate editions and start playing right now. Early access doesn't come cheap, with the Ultimate Edition going for $120. However, it comes with a mission and other in-game items.
A deadly island
A covert operations shooter
Ghost Recon Breakpoint is a military shooter set in a diverse and hostile open world. The game can be played solo or with up to four players.
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