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No nuclear missiles. You disappoint me

Advantages: Realistic, soldier-istic, and almost fantastic
Disadvantages: Frustrating, high system specs and lacks oomph

In an ideal world there would be no wars. But then, in such a peaceful society, what sort of PC games would we play? Because although there are hundreds of sports and suchlike presented in the medium of computer games, the most popular subject by far is w ...

magnificent8th 02.05.2003 · Read full review
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If You Want A War Look No Further

Advantages: Very atmospheric and realistic. Great graphics, sound and computer AI. Groundbreaking. Includes free editor. Great multi-player. FUN!
Disadvantages: Will need a decent computer to run (see op). There are a few minor bugs. Campaign interface could be a little more polished.

Earlier today I was crouched in a hedge on the side of a hill. It was raining and there was the occasional sound of thunder coming from the grey sky. Keeping me company in the hedge was a dead fellow soldier who had misplaced his face a few metres behind ...

tendril- 13.07.2001 · Read full review
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This Is War

Advantages: Realistic
Disadvantages: Realism denies the graphics somewhat

...The first thing that attracted me to Operation Flashpoint, was the alleged sheer realism of the game. I'm not one for wanton violence, but I do like to watch documentaries on war. So naturally, I got this game. Was I disappointed? In a word no. When ...

Danbuckley5 26.10.2001 · Read full review
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Squadie action at its best

Advantages: Excellent game with great graphics and sound
Disadvantages: None

I can safely say that this is the most addictive and also frustrating game that I have ever played. This game takes the role of a 1st person (or 3rd person) shooter. This game contains a mixture of both Project IGI and Rogue Spear, IGI for the stealth a ...

robin_best 30.06.2001 · Read full review
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A three-in-one treat

Advantages: Brilliant blend of genres, realism, good multiplayer
Disadvantages: graphics lacking in areas

Operation Flashpoint. This is a game that managed to revolutionise the entire PC shooting-sim market, and certainly for the better. Technically it’s third person too, but that’s the thing – Operation Flashpoint is the perfect marriage of multiple game gen ...

Memorandum 29.07.2003 · Read full review
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