Undercover: Operation Wintersun (Windows)

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Set during World War II, scientist Dr. John Russell is sent to Berlin on an undercover mission to investigate the Nazi's interest in an experimental uranium bomb project. He is no trained spy however, so he is accompanied by British MI6 agent Peter Graham, and later Anne Taylor. Next to the main storyline, Russell will also need to find out if his companions are pursuing their own agenda.

This 3D adventure with pre-rendered backgrounds is entirely mouse-driven with a point-and-click interface. The left mouse button moves Russell around and is used to examine objects. The right mouse button is used to pick up or use items. Pressing the latter twice makes the character run. Puzzles consist of researching articles, item combinations, but also mechanical systems and broader puzzles, such as piecing a torn letter together. The game includes a beginner's mode, where pressing a key highlights all important objects in the area.

Optionally, the player can choose to play the entire game with a sepia filter, rendering the images a more authentic and historical feel.

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Undercover: Operation Wintersun Windows In the "Heereswaffenamt" you hope to find some information about the uranium bomb.
Undercover: Operation Wintersun Windows The map of Berlin
Undercover: Operation Wintersun Windows But first you have to find the right key to the right locker.
Undercover: Operation Wintersun Windows Reassemble the torn letter.

Alternate Titles

  • "Совершенно секретно: Операция Wintersonne" -- Russian spelling
  • "Undercover: Operation Wintersonne" -- German title
  • "Undercover: Operación Wintersun" -- Spanish title
  • "Berlin 1943: Les secrets de l'opération Wintersun " -- French title

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Critic Reviews

Game Captain Sep 28, 2006 85 out of 100 85
Puntaeclicca.it 2007 7.5 out of 10 75
Adventure Advocate Oct 13, 2007 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Adventure Island Dec 12, 2007 7 out of 10 70
Worth Playing Nov 09, 2007 6.8 out of 10 68
IGN Sep 28, 2007 6.5 out of 10 65
La Aventura es la Aventura Sep 05, 2007 60 out of 100 60
GameBoomers Oct, 2007 C 50
Gamer.nl Oct 09, 2007 5 out of 10 50
GameSpot Oct 05, 2007 3 out of 10 30

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Sciere (315018) added Undercover: Operation Wintersun (Windows) on Dec 31, 2006