Deep Silver and Dambuster Studios have revealed the all-new backstory to Homefront®: The Revolution by releasing the opening cinematic to the game, titled ‘America Has Fallen’.
A re-imagined alternate history dating back to ashes of the Korean War documents the fall of one global superpower – and the rise of another, driven by the ruthless APEX Corporation in a world with chilling parallels to our own.
“The core premise of Homefront – an occupation on American soil – remains unchanged, ” said Hasit Zala, Game Director at Dambuster Studios. “But we have created a brand new fiction that offers a very different interpretation of how we got there.”
The full story behind the rise of APEX is told in the gripping 2026 documentary, APEX and the Technology of Control
Homefront: The Revolution is scheduled for release on 17th May 2016 in North America, and 20th May 2016 in all other territories on Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft. , PlayStation 4 and Windows PC.
Native Mac and Linux versions are also in development.
Homefront: The Revolution is an open-world first person shooter where you must lead the Resistance movement in guerrilla warfare against a superior military force.
A living, breathing, open world responds to your actions – you and your Resistance Cell can inspire a rebellion on the streets and turn Occupation into Revolution, as oppressed civilians take up the fight.
But your enemy has the advantage – superior technology, firepower, heavy armour and air support. You must learn the art of guerrilla warfare – ambush, sabotage, infiltration, deception – and fight a running battle through the war-ravaged suburbs of Philadelphia.
And the single player campaign is just the start – in Co-Op you and your friends can form your own Resistance Cell and become renowned as Heroes of the Revolution!