"Duck for cover!"
Robert Chamberlain served as the National Security Advisor to President Baldwin and was involved in the creation of a direct action military unit called the Task Force Talon. He chose Jason Richter as the unit's commander for his loose cannon personality.
The Oil Crisis
Seeing that there is still a heavy presence of Consortium forces in San Francisco, Richter asks Chamberlain to authorize the use of the experimental S.H.I.E.L.D units. Despite initial rejections from Chamberlain, he reluctantly grants Richter the prototypes to eliminate the Consortium forces and the cargo ships from the city.
Behind the scenes
- Eugen Systems, Atari, Act of War: Direct Action. March 15, 2005.