Not an American user?


The year is 2008, and Russian rebels have taken over Moscow in an attempt to restore the old communist regime. You are in command of The Ghosts, an elite military team and the United States' first line of defense.

Both single-player and multiplayer modes are available. In the single-player missions, you have an entire platoon of men at your disposal. In multiplayer, you command just one man, with the rest of your platoon controlled by humans instead of the computer.

Ghost Recon is a first-person tactical shooter. You can choose one of four characters: sniper, rifleman, demolitions expert, and support expert, with specialists being unlocked as you complete the single-player missions.


Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon PlayStation 2 Tactical Exercise 1: Mission briefing
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Xbox Main Menu
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Xbox Mission start
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Xbox Protecting your squad

Promo Images

Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Screenshot
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Screenshot
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Screenshot
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "火线猎杀" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "幽灵行动" -- Alternate Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Золотая коллекция хитов Тома Клэнси. Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon" -- Russian spelling

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

Both "edge-of-your-seat" and "over-before-you-know-it" Windows Terrence Bosky (5221)
Too short, too simple Windows Evil-Jim (151)
Advanced AI, high realism, but is it fun? Windows kvn8907 (180)
A polished, but regressive, tactical FPS. Windows Ummagumma (73)
Easily the worst video game I have ever played. Xbox Austin Bruner (5)

Critic Reviews

IGN Windows Nov 09, 2001 9.3 out of 10 93
PC Zone Benelux Windows Nov, 2001 90 out of 100 90
Consoles Plus Xbox Dec, 2002 90 out of 100 90
FiringSquad Windows Jan 24, 2002 87 out of 100 87 Windows Jun 17, 2006 17 out of 20 85
Xbox Gazette Xbox Dec 09, 2002 84 out of 100 84
GameSpy Xbox Dec 25, 2002 82 out of 100 82
Game Critics PlayStation 2 Jan 22, 2003 7.5 out of 10 75 PlayStation 2 Feb 06, 2003 75 out of 100 75
Gaming Target GameCube Mar 21, 2003 6 out of 10 60


There are currently no topics for this game.


German version

In the German version, all blood effects were removed and killed enemies disappear almost instantly. The covermount version which was released on the German magazine GameStar 10/2006 is uncensored.


Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon was ranked # 14 in the 50 Best Games of All Time list published by PC Gamer Magazine in its April 2005 issue.

Related Web Sites

Contributed to by Charly2.0 (41505), POMAH (39678), Corn Popper (69306), Kartanym (10724), Kabushi (165373) and Erik Niklas (14)