Game Freaks 365 writes: "The stock market crash of 2008. A global recession spreads throughout the world in 2009. Massive unemployment leads to hardliners rising to power in China. Facing a dwindling supply of oil, they turn to a nearby island where recently discovered deposits promise to meet the country's energy demands. Only one problem: the island is part of Russian territory. Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising puts you in the role of U.S. Marines and Special Forces units to prevent an outbreak of violence between the two countries as China's army invades the island."