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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 team selection screen. In this mission the default plan was accepted and the team was pre-selected.
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Covert Ops Essentials Windows This is the first document on non-lethal weapons. There is a button at the bottom of the screen which launches a test
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Covert Ops Essentials Windows This is 'the Nodeview'. It is a 3D menu structure. The player can drill down through sub menus to the documents.
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Covert Ops Essentials Windows The content is thorough. This screen displays a list of films featuring counter terrorism agencies.

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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 (5476) 3.4 Stars3.4 Stars3.4 Stars3.4 Stars3.4 Stars
Cool, but... Bryan White (2) unrated

Critic Reviews

Game Informer Magazine Dec, 2000 8.25 out of 10 82
PC Games (Germany) Nov, 2000 71 out of 100 71
PC Player (Germany) Nov, 2000 67 out of 100 67
IGN Oct 16, 2000 6.4 out of 10 64
Game Over Online Oct 12, 2000 55 out of 100 55
Jeuxvideo.com Dec 07, 2000 10 out of 20 50
ComputerGamers.com Jan 01, 2001 50 out of 100 50
Gamekult Nov 17, 2000 4 out of 10 40
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Sep 30, 2000 40 out of 100 40
GameStar (Germany) Nov, 2000 38 out of 100 38

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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 (4633) added Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Covert Ops Essentials (Windows) on Dec 08, 2000