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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 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 game's main menu from disc 1, the training disc.
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 The mission briefing

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Alternate Titles

  • "彩虹六号之隐秘行动" -- Simplified Chinese spelling

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User Reviews

Redefines the word "Essential" Terrence Bosky (5463) 3.4 Stars3.4 Stars3.4 Stars3.4 Stars3.4 Stars
Cool, but... Bryan White (2) unrated

Critic Reviews

Game Informer Magazine Dec, 2000 8.75 out of 10 88
PC Joker Nov, 2000 77 out of 100 77
PC Games (Germany) Nov, 2000 71 out of 100 71
Gameplay (Benelux) Dec 29, 2000 61 out of 100 61
GameSpy Oct 10, 2000 60 out of 100 60
GameSpot Oct 24, 2000 5.2 out of 10 52
Power Unlimited Feb, 2001 5 out of 10 50
Daily Radar 2000 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 50
Gamekult Nov 17, 2000 4 out of 10 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 (4617) added Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Covert Ops Essentials (Windows) on Dec 08, 2000