Covert Operations (defunct)

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Email: [ok]
Frequency: daily or twice a week
Type: Conspiracy/wargame
URL: [ dead link ]
Costs: 50 cents a turn, or $25 for entire game
Last-Update: 2000May03
Keywords: commercial, closed-ended, email, computer, modern, abstract


A game with daily turns (and missing a turn or two won't destroy your position) where you don't know who else is playing or even how many other players there are. No one is ever eliminated from the game. Object is to get control of more than half the countries in the world. Rules are online at

You start out with income, and you use it to bribe countries. Once you get control of a country, you can use its armies to invade its neighbors.

Flying Buffalo Inc PO Box 8467 Scottsdale, AZ 85252



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