Dave Brown describes Codemasters' realistic FPS sequel as "solid military shooter" in our 7/10 Operation Flashpoint: Red River review, but notes that its divisive middle ground and "borderline racist" script might not endear the experience to many people. Either way, Play.com's £5 deal is the cheapest way of getting your hands on the PC version.
Operation Flashpoint: Red River provides a great experience for both casual and hardcore shooter fans, who are looking for a solid game packed full of enjoyable co-op modes. Also, you'll probably be pleased to hear that your AI controlled team members won't stray straight into your gunfire during a tense showdown. The merchants listed above are parting with PS3 copies of the game for £9.99, which'll make you a saving of almost £3 on the next best offers out there. Thanks to conorcasey8 @ HUKD.
Playing through the single player of Operation Flashpoint: Red River can get a bit boring at times because the missions are a little bit on the long side, so it's a good job that the enjoyment factor improves when you're playing through any of the various co-op modes featured in the game. This one's also got quite a lot of content, so it should last you a fair while. Game and Gamestation are parting with PC copies of the game for £9.98, which'll save you almost £4 on the next best offer coming in from Cool Shop UK.
There are plenty of co-op modes in Operation Flashpoint: Red River, which is good because the missions are a little bit long and can get a tad boring if you're playing through by yourself. On the plus side, if you are playing through the single player, at least your AI team mates won't throw themselves into your gunfire. ShopTo are selling PS3 copies of the game for £14.86, which'll make you a saving of almost £3 on the next best offers coming in from The Hut and Zavvi.
Not only does Operation Flashpoint: Red River have a single player campaign, it's got a full co-op campaign with a couple more co-op modes as well, so it'll keep you entertained for a while. Unfortunately, playing through the missions by yourself can get a little bit boring because they're quite long, so it's definitely one to storm into with a friend. Simply Games are parting with PC copies of the game for £9.85, which'll make you a saving of over £4 on the next best offer coming in from Cool Shop UK. Thanks to ahmed123 @ HUKD.