Ubisoft announces Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Online Arctic Pack
Ubisoft announced the first content expansion for the premium online free-to-play shooter, Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Online at Digital Days 2012. The Arctic Pack will be available on September 12th and features a host of new content including a new Conquest mode map, Tomsk-9, as well as six new weapon variants, three new headgear variants and 2 new body armour variants.
Set in a nuclear reprocessing complex deep within Russia’s Arctic circle, Tomsk-9 is Ghost Recon Online’s largest map. Featuring both indoor and outdoor environments as well as a symmetrical map design, Tomsk-9 will offer players a balanced competitive game play flow.
The GRO community has played a major role in shaping the development of this update, by helping identify the over 300 balance changes, improvements, and bug fixes that have gone into the Arctic Pack along with the new content.
- Tomsk-9 map
- 6 Arctic Camouflaged Weapon Variants
- L86A1 IW ALP Light Machine Gun
- MK 16 CQC ALP Assault Rifle
- P90 SD ALP Sub-Machine Gun
- M-200 SD ALP Sniper Rifle
- NC2000 C ALP Shotgun
- USP 45 ALP Pistol
- 3 Arctic Camouflaged Headgear Variants
- OCF-FL2 Helmet ALP (for the Assault class)
- ECW-G5 RS Hood ALP (for the Recon class)
- CBRN-L4 Headgear ALP (for the Specialist class)
- 2 Arctic Camouflaged Body Armour Variants
- HERMES S-03 Mk. II ALP
- TITAN S-03 MK. II ALP
The Arctic Pack will be available for Ghost Recon Online players on September 12th. All items are available for purchase in-game via both game (Requisition Points) and premium currencies (Ghost Coins). The Arctic weapon variants will be available for a 2 week period, while the Arctic headgear and body armour variants will be available on a permanent basis in the in-game Store.
And here are some screenshots of the new Tomsk-9 map to keep you going until the 12th:
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