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Description

Tom Clancy reveals the world of covert ops in his latest Rainbow Six creation: Covert Ops Essentials. This is an encyclopedia of Covert Ops, from weapons and tactics to previous incidents and interview with anti-terrorism experts. Also includes "Officer Candidate School" to test your knowledge, as well as three special Rogue Spear levels (Rogue Spear NOT required) to see how you implement what you learned.

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Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Covert Ops Essentials Windows The mission briefing
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Covert Ops Essentials Windows The mission selection screen
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Covert Ops Essentials Windows The game's main menu from disc 1, the training disc.
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Covert Ops Essentials Windows There are different routes in to the enemy camp depending on the style of the approach

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Alternate Titles

  • "彩虹六号之隐秘行动" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)

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User Reviews

Redefines the word "Essential" Terrence Bosky (5221) 3.4 Stars3.4 Stars3.4 Stars3.4 Stars3.4 Stars
Cool, but... Bryan White (2) unrated

Critic Reviews

GameZone Oct 16, 2000 9 out of 10 90
Game Informer Magazine Dec, 2000 8.75 out of 10 88
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Dec, 2000 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
PC Games (Germany) Nov, 2000 71 out of 100 71
PC Player (Germany) Nov, 2000 67 out of 100 67
Gameplay (Benelux) Dec 29, 2000 61 out of 100 61
Game Over Online Oct 12, 2000 55 out of 100 55
Daily Radar 2000 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 50
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Oct 14, 2000 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
Gamekult Nov 17, 2000 4 out of 10 40

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Trivia

German version

In the German version, all blood effects were removed and killed enemies disappear almost instantly.

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Kasey Chang (3609) added Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Covert Ops Essentials (Windows) on Dec 08, 2000