Electronic Arts has today started shipping copies of Medal of Honor Rising Sun to stores in North America. The game, which was developed at EA Los Angeles, is set in the Pacific theater of operations from 1941-1944 and sees players assuming the role of Marine Corporal Joseph Griffin who, after surviving the attack on Pearl Harbor, joins the battle against the Japanese in the Philippines, Guadalcanal, Singapore, and Burma.
All three versions of Medal of Honor Rising Sun feature cooperative play for two players or split-screen deathmatches for up to four players. The PS2 version also supports online play for up to eight players. For more information, check out our previous coverage of the game.