Continuing its trend of, er, nontraditional trailers
, Ubisoft's stirred Ghost Recon: Future Soldier
's pre-launch pot with a taster that'sā?¦ well, it won't bore you. That much is certain. It's not quite
a sadvertisement along the lines of, say, Dead Island
or Mass Effect 3
's case of the sunflower weepies, but it does attempt to get inside a soldier's head both on the battlefield and off to, well, mixed results. Basically, this faux-documentary makes a leaping grasp at somberness, only to bellyflop into a cavernous abyss of cheese below. Fortunately, if that's not your thing, it still ends with the requisite solid minute of explosions. It's basically National Geographic: Explosion Edition, honestly. A tropical city? Smithereens. Frozen wastes? Sorry global warming; the Ghosts beat you there. A jungle? Sure. A forest? Duh. Space?
Does that make them space ghosts? I'll stop now.