Also known as C-Ops, Critical Ops is an action first-person shooter game that was developed by a game developing company called Critical Force Ltd. This multiplayer free-to-play game was originally designed for mainly the Android and iOS platforms. However, if you want, you can play the game on PC as well. The mechanics of the game as it’s for PC are reasonable and allows you to play it without many ads as is the case with most free-to-play games. Critical Ops can be played on Windows 7/8/8.1/XP or Vista. If you are a user of Mac, you don’t need to worry because it can also be played on MAC OS.
Critical Ops for PC gameplay
This first-person-shooter PC game is quite streamlined and aims to direct players into the game action without wasting a substantial amount of time. In terms of gameplay, C-Ops is not much different from other common multiplayer shooter games that you may have played out there. Being a highly skill-based shooter game, Critical Ops emphasizes quite a lot of tactical planning and quick reflexes. There are many maps and options for unlocking stages. The mechanics of the game are quite satisfactory from the point of a PC player and its scheme of touch controls are, in general, quite reliable. A player can tweak the controls as you would like. Therefore, to get the right configuration for yourself, you only need to experiment around in the game until you get the gist of it. You can both play as a terrorist and destroy stuff or as a counter-terrorist who aims to fight of the destruction of the terrorists. The two main modes of the game are Defuse and Team Deathmatch. In Defuse mode, a team has the task of stopping the other team from planting bombs. Team Deathmatch, on the other hand, is a team-based shoot-out against opponents within a limited amount of time.
Critical Ops for PC System requirements
Apart from the above mentioned operating systems, the following are the specifications of the requirements your computer needs to have for you to be able to play it:
The amount of storage space available on your hard disk should be at least 500MB. This capacity will be used by the program as it’s installed through an Android Emulator.
Considering the amount of RAM, your system should be having a capacity of not less than 1GB.
Preferably, your PC should be running an Intel processor. However, there are also other CPUs that can run the game, other factors notwithstanding. The processor speed should be at least 1.3 GHz.
How to get started playing Critical Ops for PC
If your system meets all the above requirements, you may go ahead and download the game and start playing it right away. However, to do this, you’ll need an Android Emulator. Most of the emulators will allow you to play the game. So, if you have issues with one, you can try another. The process is quick and doesn’t last more than 10 minutes. The procedure is as follows:
1. Visit GamesCatalyst and download it
2. After the download is completed, you should then run and install the emulator
3. Thirdly, open the emulator and use your Gmail account to set up the Google Play Store
4. When done with the Google Play Store set up, search for the game by typing its name on the search bar
5. When the game is found, click the install button of the game
6. Once the installation is complete, you can go to “All Apps” or “My Applications” to find and play your game.
Unfortunately, the developers of C-Ops announced that the game would be for mobile exclusively, beginning July 10th 2017. This means that its maintenance and updates ceased then. However, those who loved it like most people did, they still can play it except that the updates reflected on the mobile version are not reflected in the PC game.