Wolfenstein The New Order is a first person shooter. In this alternate reality, the Nazis have conquered most of the world or are in the process of doing so. They made a 1984 like world of concrete where everyday life is controlled by the Nazis. They got the overhand in WW-II thanks to the game's antagonist, a Nazi scientist whose inventions range from stealth aircraft to cyborg/undead Nazi super soldiers.
The game is set after the events in Wolfenstein: The Old Blood.
The protagonist joins the resistance in Europe, fighting mission after mission trying to turn the tide.