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'The Dam Busters' Ships To North American Retail Stores

by Rainier on April 10, 2003 @ 6:24 p.m. PDT

Publisher Strategy First and developer Just Flight Games announced today that The Dam Busters, their add-on for Microsoft Flight Simulator 2000/2002 and/or Microsoft Combat Flight Simulator 2, has shipped to retail stores nationwide. “The Dam Busters brings one of Europe’s most historical raids to life on the PC,” says Steve Milburn, Director of Marketing for Strategy First Inc. “Any fan of MSFS® and MSCFS® will enjoy this game.”

On the night of 16th May 1943 nineteen specially adapted Avro Lancasters, led by Wing Commander Guy Gibson and crewed by the cream of Bomber Command, took part in the most famous raid of WWII on the dams that checked the waters of the River Ruhr. Now players can follow their exploits in Combat Flight Simulator 2 from the famous bombing of the dams with the Upkeep ‘bouncing bomb’ to the sinking of the Tirpitz.

Game Includes:

  • Six authentic aircraft, new airfields and 25 missions for CFS2 including the famous bouncing bomb ‘Dams’ raid
  • Authentically detailed aircraft, WWII airbases and accurate scenery of the Ruhr dams
  • 25 historic missions - from the bombing of the Tirpitz to the raid on Hitler’s Eagles Nest!
  • Aircraft include three variants of the famous Lancaster plus Mosquito and Wellington
The Dam Busters will have a suggested retail price of $29.99US.

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