: Quite out of the blue, Codemasters has released Cannon Fodder 3
, a new instalment in the popular war-based action series.
The game is available exclusively via Gamersgate
, and features gameplay similar to the original releases, albeit set in the 21st century and with 3D visuals. It also boasts 17 different weapons, boss battles, and an achievements and ranking system.
The original Cannon Fodder
was released on a variety of platforms in 1993, while a sequel was released a year later. A number of other Cannon Fodder
games have been canceled in the past, including a new instalment meant for the PSP and a 3D updated version of the original game for PlayStation 2.