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Codename: Eagle (Windows)

Mature
ESRB Rating
Genre
Perspective
Theme
58
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2.5
MobyScore
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Description

It is 1917 and the powerful Tsar of Russia has been assassinated. His son, Pietre, turns his nation into the ultimate war machine. With overwhelming speed, Russia's forces storm through her neighbors and stand poised to conquer the world. The remaining free nations of the world form an alliance aimed at stopping the new Russian superpower, with you as its best hope for success.

Codename: Eagle is a plot-driven first-person shooter. You will be on a series of missions in an alternate history 1920's Russia, from stealing biplanes and shooting down chasers to fighting rabid wolves in the wilderness. There is multiplayer support with many servers, large levels to explore, and a variety of enemies to shoot.

Screenshots

Codename: Eagle Windows The main menu
Codename: Eagle Windows Story elements are told with photo album snapshots.
Codename: Eagle Windows But hey, there is a guard - he looks very retarded :)
Codename: Eagle Windows ... and hijack tanks.

Alternate Titles

  • "代号飞鹰" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)

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User Reviews

Wonderful multiplayer game but could be better ... Joel Segerbäck (575) 3.2 Stars3.2 Stars3.2 Stars3.2 Stars3.2 Stars
A mediocre shooter - nothing more, nothing less. phlux (4143) 1.8 Stars1.8 Stars1.8 Stars1.8 Stars1.8 Stars

The Press Says

GameSpy Apr 20, 2000 78 out of 100 78
Game.EXE Jan, 2000 3.5 out of 5 70
Jeuxvideo.com Nov 29, 1999 13 out of 20 65
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) Apr 20, 2000 62 out of 100 62
GameSpot Apr 17, 2000 5.7 out of 10 57
ActionTrip May 02, 2000 56 out of 100 56
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Dec 17, 1999 55 out of 100 55
PC Player (Germany) Dec, 1999 53 out of 100 53
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Jun 08, 2000 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
Eurogamer.net (UK) Feb 01, 2000 4 out of 10 40

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Trivia

Battlefield 1942

Codename: Eagle is the predecessor to Battlefield 1942. The original development studio Refraction Games AB was acquired by Digital Illusions and some people who worked on Codename Eagle were also involved with Battlefield 1942. The games share similar multiplayer gameplay.

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Kasey Chang (3654) added Codename: Eagle (Windows) on Jan 31, 2001