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'Lock On: Modern Air Combat' Ships In North America

by Rainier on Nov. 21, 2003 @ 10:05 a.m. PST

Ubisoft, announced today that Lock On: Modern Air Combat, the highly-anticipated flight simulation game has shipped to retailers nationwide. Developed by The Fighter Collection, Lock On features today's most modern, technically advanced military aircraft in the most graphically rich, audio-intense game environment ever created for a combat flight simulation. Lock On: Modern Air Combat is rated "E" for Everyone and is available for a suggest retail price of $39.99.

Lock On is the only modern day flight simulation game to combine high fidelity with a broad choice of aircraft. The game is filled with action-packed missions, realistic flight modeling and flexible game options that provide unlimited game play action to both beginner and veteran flight simulation fans. The game's blend of high-powered aircraft and various fighting styles combine for the most realistic flight sim featuring today's most advanced military aircraft.

About Lock On: Modern Air Combat:

Lock On allows players to fly eight different combat jets in a conflict over the Black Sea region. The Crimean peninsula and western Caucus Mountains are the setting for a hypothetical, present-day air conflict. Available to the player are ground attack and air superiority fighters, including the American-made A-10 "tank killer," the Russian Su-27 and the German MiG-29A.

Lock On: Modern Air Combat Features:

  • Eight flyable modern jets, including 3 from NATO (A-10A Thunderbolt II, F-15C Eagle, and German MiG-29 Fulcrum A) and 5 Russian jets (Su-27 Flanker B, Su-25, Su-33 Flanker D, MiG-29 Fulcrum C, and MiG-29 Fulcrum A).
  • 20 single missions, four campaigns and 10 multiplayer missions, each with its own background and story.
  • Options for action-oriented gameplay, such as the Fast Battle Planner, simplified radar, and scalable AI.
  • Accurate flight dynamics, high-fidelity weapon systems, and realistic radio communications.
  • Stunning 3D terrain and spectacular lighting effects.
  • Realism and difficulty levels for both the beginner and expert pilot.
  • 10 multiplayer missions for head-to-head or cooperative multiplayer action.
  • Engaging campaigns and powerful mission builder.
  • Single or multiplayer with 1-8 players and up to 32 on LAN.

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