Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon

Critic Score User Score
PlayStation 2
66
3.0
Windows
84
3.8
Xbox
87
3.3
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Description

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.

Screenshots

Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Xbox Sniper practice
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Xbox Mission start
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Windows Issue orders during the game.
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Xbox Target fires first with hit - must quickly dispatch him

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

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User Reviews

Both "edge-of-your-seat" and "over-before-you-know-it" Windows Terrence Bosky (5227)
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

Netjak Windows May 06, 2002 9.8 out of 10 98
Game Informer Magazine Windows Feb, 2002 9 out of 10 90
Game Chronicles Windows May 29, 2002 8.4 out of 10 84
GameStar (Germany) Windows Dec 05, 2001 82 out of 100 82
Game Chronicles Xbox Dec 31, 2002 8.1 out of 10 81
AppleLinks.Com Macintosh Feb 24, 2003 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Power Unlimited PlayStation 2 Dec, 2002 70 out of 100 70
GameZone PlayStation 2 Dec 20, 2002 6.8 out of 10 68
IGN GameCube Feb 18, 2003 4.5 out of 10 45
Game Chronicles PlayStation 2 Dec 30, 2002 3.8 out of 10 38

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Trivia

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.

Awards

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.

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