GrE writes, "I have been assigned the tough mission of reviewing Arma II: Combined Operations. This is a pack that contains ArmA II, as well as the new stand alone expansion, Operation Arrowhead. ArmA II bills itself as the most realistic war simulator on the planet. I have to admit that playing the game often feels like you’re going to war. It starts off with a long barrage of basic training missions that can be a grueling experience in and of itself. Once finished, you are sent off to battle, where the romanticism of war quickly fades and the harsh reality of what the game is quickly sets in. Even so, if you manage to hang in there and survive, the stories you will be able to tell are the kind that Hollywood movies are made of..."