Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon (Xbox)

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The year is 2008, and Russian rebels have taken over Moscow in an attempt to restore the old communist regime. You are in command of The Ghosts, an elite military team and the United States' first line of defense.

Both single-player and multiplayer modes are available. In the single-player missions, you have an entire platoon of men at your disposal. In multiplayer, you command just one man, with the rest of your platoon controlled by humans instead of the computer.

Ghost Recon is a first-person tactical shooter. You can choose one of four characters: sniper, rifleman, demolitions expert, and support expert, with specialists being unlocked as you complete the single-player missions.


Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Xbox Train range
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Xbox Sniper practice
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Xbox Title screen
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Xbox SRAW missile practice

Alternate Titles

  • "火线猎杀" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "幽灵行动" -- Alternate Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Золотая коллекция хитов Тома Клэнси. Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon" -- Russian spelling

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Easily the worst video game I have ever played. Austin Bruner (5) 1.14 Stars1.14 Stars1.14 Stars1.14 Stars1.14 Stars

Critic Reviews Feb 11, 2003 5 out of 5 100
GameZone Nov 27, 2002 9.5 out of 10 95
games xtreme Jan 07, 2003 9.3 out of 10 93
GamersMark Feb 25, 2003 9.2 out of 10 92
Worth Playing Dec 17, 2002 9.2 out of 10 92
XBox Solution (XBS) Dec 14, 2002 9 out of 10 90
GameSpy Dec 25, 2002 82 out of 100 82
Game Chronicles Dec 31, 2002 8.1 out of 10 81
X-Power Feb 18, 2003 8 out of 10 80 Dec 12, 2002 16 out of 20 80


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German version

In the German version, all blood effects were removed and killed enemies disappear almost instantly. The covermount version which was released on the German magazine GameStar 10/2006 is uncensored.


Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon was ranked # 14 in the 50 Best Games of All Time list published by PC Gamer Magazine in its April 2005 issue.

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