DescriptionSecret Ops continues the story of Wing Commander: Prophecy. Casey and some of his wingmates are transferred to the Confederation's newest cruiser, the TCS Cerberus. They are assigned patrol duties close to the Sol system. However, the bugs are back and this time, they are close to Earth. It's up to Casey to stop their plans once more.
Secret Ops uses essentially the same engine as Prophecy. You can fly upgraded versions of the Prophecy fighters equipped with some new weapons. The story is no longer told with videos but with cutscenes using the game engine.
Part of the Following Groups
|A fascinating way for delivering a top-quality game to the masses...||Chris Martin (1112)|
|The last really good thing that Origin ever did for it's customers||Zovni (9384)|
The Press Says
|PC Gameplay (Benelux)||Nov, 1998||89 out of 100||89|
|Power Play||Oct, 1998||85 out of 100||85|
|PC Player (Germany)||Oct, 1998||82 out of 100||82|
|GameStar (Germany)||Oct, 1998||78 out of 100||78|
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TriviaSecret Ops probably was the first major experiment in distributing a game over the internet. Split into one major download, an add-on speech-pack and seven mission parts, you could choose what you wanted to have.
Every week you could download the latest missions, which you had to activate with a code you got when you finished the last mission of the predecessor and best of all the game (in that form) was for free.
Related Web Sites
- Wing Commander: Secret Ops (official website)
- Secret Ops Mission Packs (This is the website to download the remaining 6 mission packs after you download the Full game and/or Sppech Pack)