You play NATO agent Cole Sullivan, hero of Odium and Gorky Zero. After a Russian submarine has sunken in the Arctic Sea, he investigates the mysterious events and has to infiltrate a secret military base.
On your way through an ice desert, underground complexes and the flooded submarine you meet lots of enemies. In order to be successful you have to sneak cautiously. By hacking into computers you open doors and deactivate surveillance cameras.
Aurora Watching is a 3rd-Person stealth game like Splinter Cell with elements of an action shooter.