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  • User Rating 7.9

    Rated on August 15, 2003 by P1zzaman

    Operation Flashpoint is one of those games that you can play for hours upon hours. You may have already read reviews about the vast enviornment, the whole slew of weapons, and the accurate recreation...

    3 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.7

    Rated on June 06, 2004 by chibi-acer

    I had some fun playing this game co-op, but the single player campaign seemed too scripted for my tastes. Even in multiplayer, it's fairly noticeable that the enemy AI is somewhat lacking. Outside o...

    0 out of 12 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    this is a very realistic tactical shooter but it actually has a story!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

    Rated on August 30, 2004 by ccooke

    many tactical shooters dont have a story at all like rainbow six swat 3 has a story but a dumb one delta force 2? nope but this game has what they have but with other stuff too you can drive vehicals ...

    0 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.5

    Operation Flashpoint: Cold War Crisis.

    Rated on April 26, 2008 by Mahoganybullet

    Having attempted to play the first 5 or so missions on operation flashpoint: cold war crisis, I quickly realised that it was not only realistic, but in some parts one of the most boring first person s...

    0 out of 11 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Operation Flashpoint

    Rated on June 02, 2007 by GibboViper

    Operation Flashpoint. Well, It’s a classic for sure, we are talking 2001-2002, and who hasn’t heard of this game, they must be in a minority. One of the first shooters where you really feel immers...

    4 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4

    dont let the date fool ya this is the best war simulation ive ever played

    Rated on June 06, 2007 by atony12

    ok operation flashpoint is a game about the russians taking over a large island u start off as a NATO grunt in training than u get ur first taste of combat when the russians start to invade the island...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    One shot,one kill,literally...

    Rated on October 11, 2009 by SerbWarrior

    Ladies and gentlemen,the game that started it all...i think. If any game ever came close to realistically describing war,that game is Operation Flashpoint. Of course,no game will ever manage to capt...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.4

    This is the most far realistic first person shooter ever made. You simply cannot act like John Rambo and kill the whol

    Rated on January 10, 2006 by rtombak

    You get shot, you dont know where u are hit, becouse it doesnt matter, all you need to do is to find a first aid pack and SHAZAAAM u are good as new. If you think that this is just bull crap ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5

    An ambitious army sim, but with probably the same ratio of fun to tedium to frustration as the real thing

    Rated on November 20, 2012 by Astion

    I know that playing a game 3 years after it's release might sway the results of this review, as I'm sure it has a bit. But a good game will be approachable even long after its prime. And bad games def...

    4 out of 16 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6

    5 years on, and this game has loft none of it's essence!

    Rated on August 17, 2006 by marco245

    First thing you notice about this game is the graphics... Not good compared to othere games but great graphics in it's time. The other main thing is the devotion to realism on a military backround, wh...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.