Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six: Take-Down – Missions in Korea is the third installment in the Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Franchise, developed and revealed by Kama Digital Entertainment. It was launched solely to South Korea in June 2001.
In August 2003, one of many greatest drug trafficking operations in South Korea with about 550 kilograms of ecstasy is foiled as a consequence of an nameless tip offered to the South Korean police.
Suk-won Kim, a Zainichi additionally identified by his Japanese identify “Yasuo” was the nameless informant of this drug operation. Kim was as soon as knowledgeable hitman of Japan’s largest Yakuza group Ikeshita-gumi and is essentially credited with the Ikeshita-gumi’s victory in the warfare towards Yamaguchi-gumi in July.
Suk-won Kim is framed by the second-in-command (Wakagashira) of Ikeshita-gumi, Takao, as a result of Kim poses a risk to Takao’s present place. After Kim is exiled, he desires to precise revenge on his former group. He contacts Takahashi, a former colleague and likewise an outdated orphanage buddy, and asks him to collect data on Ikeshita-gumi. Takahashi goes alone to Chuncheon, his mom’s hometown, and retains contact with Kim.
Meanwhile, after the failure of an in depth drug smuggling operation in South Korea, Ikeshita-gumi hires ATX, a Palestinian terrorist group led by Hamad who’ve suffered from monetary issues since they misplaced help from the governments of Syria and Iran. Ten days later, in addition they deploy Takao with SasamotoIkeshita-gumi’s head hitman, and about 100 different hitmen.
As Ikeshita-gumi’s employed weapons, ATX seize Colonel Smith of the USFK and several other South Korean staff as hostages in Doosan Tower, Seoul. At the identical time, the ecstasy cargo that needed to initially be transported from the Busan District Prosecutor’s Office to the National Intelligence Service bunker is carjacked by Ikeshita-gumi’s hitmen, killing 5 and injuring ten. Rainbow is summoned by South Korean officers to be deployed to South Korea for the rescue operation of Colonel Smith, and to conduct a joint operation with a Special Response Team (SRT; 비상대책반) together with elites from the South Korean nationwide police, South Korean navy, and the NIS. Further missions after the Doosan Tower’s hostage state of affairs proceed to be positioned underneath RAINBOW’s management. Rainbow later reveals the connection between Ikeshita-gumi and ATX from intelligence based in Ikeshita-gumi’s hideout in South Korea. Colonel Smith is later found, locked up in a hideout and underneath guard with some ATX members.
A number of months later, Rainbow and SRT obtain an extra tip from Kim and resolve one other Ikeshita-gumi drug retrieval plan in Incheon and save the hostages. Still, remnants of ATX and Hamad trigger one other incident in COEX utilizing a stolen id from already murdered staff of United Medicine Company. After ATX and Hamed have been neutralized, the case of ATX and Colonel Smith is formally closed. John Clark decides to stay in South Korea till the Ikeshita-gumi’s terror risk has been utterly eliminated.
Rainbow and SRT take discover of Tae-ho Choi (최태호), a South Korean antiques vendor of Insa-dong in Seoul who’s suspected of being a neighborhood organizer of Ikeshita-gumi. They infiltrate Choi’s villa in North Gyeongsang Province to put in a bug for surveillance. After they get the knowledge of his extraction, Choi is surrounded in Insa-dong with Takao and his hitmen and take some residents hostage. Soon Choi, Takao and his henchmen are all neutralized aside from Sasamoto.
Ikeshita-gumi lastly discovers that Kim was the nameless informant was they usually use his pal Takahashi to lure him to Children Hall in Chuncheon. Kim decides to flee the NIS safehouse and go for his pal whereas Rainbow and a Special Response Team additionally arrive at Children Hall to rescue each. However, Kim has been kidnapped and Takahashi is already useless on the scene. Just earlier than dying, Takahashi leaves a word asking about entrusting his family and an E-mail account which is used for contacting Kim. Meanwhile, intelligence discovers a financial institution document that reveals Choi despatched his cash to an organization which specializes in vacationer submarines.
Rainbow and SRT lastly convey all of the items of the puzzle collectively. A joint group is dispatched to the Gadeokdo Lighthouse underneath the management of the Ikeshita-gumi. They neutralize all of the Yakuzas together with Sasamoto, rescue Kim and shut down the Ikeshita-gumi’s drug smuggling operation in South Korea for good.