In Battlefield 3, players step into the role of the elite U.S. Marines. They will experience heart-pounding single player missions and competitive multiplayer action ranging across diverse locations from around the globe.
Did You Know?
The highway featured in "Thunder Run" is a very close depiction of the "Highway of death", the highway in which the Iraqi army was obliterated during the ending stages of the first gulf war. It was Iraq's only main road to Kuwait and was called the highway of Basra. See more
In the mission "Going Hunting", Iranian fighter jets are depicted to be Sukhoi 27/35's. The Iranian air force's primary fighter's include mostly American fighter jets, including the F-5E tiger II, the F-4 Phantom II and the infamous F-14 Tomcat (noted to be the only country other than the U.S. to have them). Other aircraft were Russian and french made aircraft that they took from Iraq in the first gulf war, including Mig-29's, but not Sukhoi 27's See more
["Semper Fidelis"; after ambushing the player
Are you alone?
[points gun at player
Referenced in Gone Girl
God's Gonna Cut You Down
Performed by Johnny Cash See more