Sam Fisher's latest adventure releases in a few weeks. If you don't know all the relevant details about this upcoming mission then grab a pen and paper. Class is now is session.

Splinter Cell: Blacklist's tech ops specialist, Charlie Cole, gives us a debriefing of Sam Fisher's upcoming missions, introduces the 4th Echelon crew, and tours the state-of-the-art Paladin aircraft. Check out the video for some quick tips for the upcoming single and multiplayer missions.

Splinter Cell: Blacklist releases on August 20. Read our impressions of the game from E3, and check out this live-action recreation of the game's Spies vs Merc mode.