I think I may be the only one still on the fence about this game. It just seems super preposterous that New York would fall that fast in 3 weeks time. The anarchy shown looks like New York has been that way for years. Anyways here is the synopsis and an overly melodramatic trailer.
Developed by Massive Entertainment, The Division is a new game in the Tom Clancy franchise. Using the Snowdrop engine, it is an open world, multiplayer RPG game set in a world devastated by a deadly pathogen. Players will fight enemy factions, loot abandoned buildings and level up their player as they explore a ravaged New York City.
How did a civilian get a flamethrower?! This game still needs to convince me when it's released in 2015.