Games Revolution writes: "John Milius, one of the writers behind Apocalypse Now, and Red Dawn is writing the script to Homefront, which could explain the commie country invading the U.S. backdrop for the game. That's just one of many things I learned talking with Creative Director, Sean Dunn after getting a few rounds of multiplayer in.
There are a lot of military shooters out there right now, and with the exception of Bad Company most of them go for true-grit realism or as Medal of Honor is so fond of saying, "authenticity". This game throws that crap right out the window. While it's true that the first-person aspects plays almost exactly like Modern Warfare there is plenty going on here to individualize HF.