Windows XP SP2
AMD Athlon XP single core 3000+ (2.2GHZ performance rated at 3.0GHZ)
ATI Radeon HD 4650 agp 1GB Ram Video Card
Will this play the game or not? any advice/feedback would be appreciated.
Yes, your system is too slow (to play ground missionis).
You need at last a dual - core CPU. I dont know what performance advantages a quad - core has, but dual core is the minimum to play the game good.