FromSoftware's mech combat series continues with Armored Core V, which features team-oriented multiplayer battles, cooperative play, and a persistent online world
. A new operator mode lets one player act as a field general to relay critical information to his or her teammates, including current enemy locations, where they are heading, and other pertinent details. Each team's goal is to conquer as many territories as possible to gain complete control of the region. Also included is an offline story mode that has you pitting your Armored Core against a series of computer-controlled opponents. As with previous games in the series, players will be able to customize their mechs with an assortment of individual parts and upgrades.