Already last month, the first indications appeared on a novel forshooter Battlefield 3 on ( we reported ). However, so far as anofficial confirmation or announcement from Electronic Arts was stillpending. This took the publisher to now.
The novel titled "Battlefield 3:The Russian" comes from the author Andy McNab, the 22nd in thepast for including theSAS Regiment and served during the second GulfWar, the patrol "Bravo Two Zero" commanded. Protagonist ofthe book is the GRU agent Dmitry "Dima" Mayakovsky, whoalso appears as a playable character in the single-player Kamoagne ofBattlefield 3 In appearance. The plot of the novel sets up where theevents take place in the shooter to an end.
In addition, Electronic Arts wasannounced that Andy McNab also the developer Digital Illusions as aconsultant. McNab is to ensure that the authenticity and realism ofmodern warfare is captured as well in Battlefield 3.