Integral to implementing SATR is having great games to play with the
gaming guns. That’s why Battlefield Sports has brought their Games
Handbook to life on celluloid...
What do the X-men spin-off “Wolverine,” Steven Spielberg’s mini-series
“Pacific” and Battlefield Sports’ Live-Play movies have in common?
the production crew.
Yes that’s right. Many of the same film crew who worked
on both the X-men prequel and the HBO series squeezed into their busy
schedule time to shoot our Live-Play movies.
We call our Live-Plays weapons of mass exhilaration. Each Live-Play is a
script for a scenario, which includes mission objectives, descriptions of
scenes, maps, and director’s notes for props (such as gaming guns). Until
now, these Live-Plays were only available in written format.
Now, in true cinematic style, the Live-Play mini-movies used authentic,
vintage, uniforms, webbing, and props. The cast and crew of 20 people went
on location to Battlefield LIVE’s Ipswich Depot to re-create scenes from
modern day recruit training scenarios, historic re-enactments from Vietnam
and WW2, as well as live action role play introductions.
The lead actor and extras for each mini-movie were cast for authenticity.
For example for the Japanese briefing for the Kokoda Track mission, a
Japanese man, in full WW2 uniform was cast.
The Live-Play movies are divided into two categories: basic plays and
special features. The basic Live-Plays are those beginner’s games that are
played in many a battlefield, namely:
The Live-Play special features cover a broad variety of war genres, namely:
Each mini-movie is available for purchase (video clip and game mechanics)
individually or you can order the entire series at a set.
SATR simulates a wide range of weapons for the period of WW1 to modern
warfare. These go hand-in-hard with the Live-Play script. While the guns and
inflatables are cool props, the key to a really immersive experience is the
With our new mini-movie production, the stage is set, the battle lines are
drawn; time to experience the Battlefield LIVE.