Covert Ops Posts

Stopping a fictional regime from destroying a beautiful land, two government agents wage war against a powerful drug cartel. Posts are episodic, with each following the last. Based largely on the story presented in Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Wildlands.


Covert Ops: Getting Personal

Covert Ops: Getting Personal

If the cartel forces laying siege to the Unidad military base discovered El Camadante’s true identity, the war would escalate to a level far beyond Gaz’s and my pay-grade, and would likely constitute a rather unfavorable end to our deployment. Leaving our...
Covert Ops: Family Ties

Covert Ops: Family Ties

It can’t be said that the cartel relies on half-measures to accomplish their goals. Seven large trucks, filled to the brim with armed soldiers, didn’t so much as enter the military base as crash directly through the perimeter fence, guns shooting at any...
Covert Ops: Turnabout

Covert Ops: Turnabout

“El Camandante,” a powerful man in the Bolivian military, had been torturing our newly-freed prisoner for months, trying to learn weaknesses in the cartel’s infrastructure, organization, and procedures. By his accounts it seemed like Unidad was...
Covert Ops: Strikepoint

Covert Ops: Strikepoint

Bolivian roads run the gamut from twisting, hard-packed dirt mountain paths to modestly-sized highways. The infrequent opportunities we get to use the latter are a blessing, but occasionally the former provides a tactical advantage that is too good to pass up. In this...
Covert Ops: End of the Line

Covert Ops: End of the Line

While we waited for more information, and the go-ahead to chase down the cartel member being held by the Bolivian military, Gaz and I spent our time exploring the countryside. In our various aerial journeys we had seen the jungle spotted with small installations,...
Covert Ops: Doing Damage

Covert Ops: Doing Damage

Stiff, sore, and with stern warnings from the doctors not to “push things,” Gaz and I were finally able to get back to work. Our superiors had begrudgingly delivered the weapons and transportation we demanded, and we wanted to make sure they knew that we...