Development teamThe game was developed by Ubisoft Shanghai while its predecessor was developed by Ubisoft Montreal. The Montreal branch took a short break after completing the first game and then went on to develop Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory.
Map editorOn 13 December, 2004, Ubisoft released a map editor for the PC version along with extensive documentation and two new maps. You can download them on the official website.
NovelIn December 2004, the first Splinter Cell novel was published. Strangely, it is not written by Tom Clancy but by David Michaels. The book deals with conflicts in the middle east and concentrates on the protagonist Sam Fisher.
- GameStar (Germany)
- Issue 03/2005 - Most Intelligent Multiplayer Mode in 2004
- 2004 – #3 Xbox Game of the Year
- 2004 - Most Innovative Online Multiplayer of the Year (Xbox)
- Golden Joystick Awards
- 2004 - Runner-up to Fable for Xbox Game of the Year
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