Shadow Ops: Red Mercury (Windows)

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Shadow Ops is an Unreal engine powered, action-driven first person shooter set in the near future. As the player, you get to play a delta force operative who has to stop the creation of nuclear weapons by tracing a substance called Red Mercury.

The gameplay is driven by action and scripted events, trying to give the player the feeling being part of a hollywood movie. The surround sound effects made by Soundelux, who also did the sound effects for the Black Hawk Down movie, add to this. The Xbox version can be played on Xbox Live with up to 16 players.


Shadow Ops: Red Mercury Windows At the subway platform in Paris
Shadow Ops: Red Mercury Windows I got him but not before he got me, hence the red screen.
Shadow Ops: Red Mercury Windows This door is blocking your way. It must be blown up with a charge.
Shadow Ops: Red Mercury Windows An intense fight in Russia

Alternate Titles

  • "影子行动:红色水银" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)

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Hollywood production is right... Depeche Mike (17194) 1.86 Stars1.86 Stars1.86 Stars1.86 Stars1.86 Stars

Critic Reviews

FileFactory Games / Gameworld Network Oct 21, 2004 74 out of 100 74
GameStar (Germany) Nov, 2004 71 out of 100 71
IC-Games Oct 29, 2004 70 out of 100 70
Game Vortex 2004 70 out of 100 70
PC Action Nov 08, 2004 67 out of 100 67
GameSpot Sep 23, 2004 6.2 out of 10 62
Gameplay (Benelux) Nov, 2004 61 out of 100 61
1UP Dec 15, 2004 5 out of 10 50 Oct 06, 2004 10 out of 20 50
GameSpy Oct 28, 2004 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40


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