I.G.I-2: Covert Strike (Windows)

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Description

You're the undercover agent David Jones who's part of the secret agency IGI and in charge to protect the world from international terrorism.

IGI-2: Covert Strike starts where the first part ended. So, again, you have to fight for your own, infiltrate enemy bases, wander through huge outdoor and indoor levels, hack computers and find the best strategy to solve the mission. You could say: a sneaker-shooter!

Additionally, the game features multiplayer support where you can solve missions on special mp-maps.

Screenshots

I.G.I-2: Covert Strike Windows Oh, if only I had a pair of skis instead of this stupid gun!
I.G.I-2: Covert Strike Windows Ohno, I broke the bridge! Time to go on a diet.
I.G.I-2: Covert Strike Windows Main Menu (Polish Version)
I.G.I-2: Covert Strike Windows That's actually water, not jello.

Alternate Titles

  • "秘密潜入2:隐秘行动" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Project IGI 2" -- Informal title
  • "IGI 2" -- Common abbreviation

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User Reviews

Tense atmosphere meets trial&error - so what? Felix Knoke (136) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars

Critic Reviews

games xtreme Feb 24, 2003 9 out of 10 90
Gameplanet Mar 19, 2003 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Game Captain Mar 21, 2003 82 out of 100 82
Gameplay (Benelux) Feb, 2003 82 out of 100 82
Gamesmania.de Feb 21, 2003 77 out of 100 77
GameZone Mar 22, 2003 7.5 out of 10 75
GamingExcellence Jun 06, 2003 7.1 out of 10 71
Factornews Mar 18, 2003 7 out of 10 70
Joystick (French) Mar, 2003 7 out of 10 70
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Jul, 2003 1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars 30

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Trivia

Chinese ban

The game was banned in China in 2004 for defamation of the country's character and its army. The game's protagonist "steals intelligence and conducts sabotage in China and shoots at China's soldiers while China's national flag and signs like 'China Aviation' pop up frequently". Gaming regulations in the country prohibit games "that hurt China's national dignity and interests".
Felix Knoke (136) added I.G.I-2: Covert Strike (Windows) on May 15, 2003