You are Sam Fisher, a highly trained secret operative of the NSA's secret arm: Third Echelon. The balance of the world is in your hands, as cyber-terrorism and international tensions are about to explode into WWIII. Go behind the headlines into the real world of modern espionage. Enter the realistic Tom Clancy universe and suit up with the latest classified field operative gear and weapons. Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell™ offers an unparalleled level of stealth action with highly interactive, stunning environments and diverse mission objectives. Infiltrate terrorists' positions, acquire critical intelligence by any means necessary, execute with extreme prejudice, and exit without a trace!