- Co-Op - Up to two players can choose from Story Campaign, Over watch and the all-new Survival mission. For Survival, gamers take on an endurance challenge against everything the German Afrika Korps can throw at them.
- Competitive MP - Five modes of competitive action are featured: Deathmatch; Team Deathmatch; Distance King; Team Distance King; No Cross which is Team Deathmatch with a twist - both teams are separated with no risk of close-quarter surprise.
- Afrika Korps AI - The game features a rebuilt AI system emphasizing squad roles and tactics as well as clearer cues for engagement and detection.
- X-Ray Kill-Cam - This favorite feature showcases even greater detail including circulatory system and muscle layer.
- Combat - Detailed feedback is given to players in order to decide how best to deal with both long-range and short-range combat. Improved stealth melee combat gives additional ways to take out enemies without being seen.