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'Wings of Honor: Battles of the Red Baron' - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on June 16, 2006 @ 12:47 p.m. PDT

It’s 1916, and Manfred von Richthofen’s Jasta 11 is massacring Allied aircrews. In response, the Allies form a special squadron called the Angels of Doom. Headed by top Allied aces, this squadron has one top priority: hunt down the Red Baron, and scatter his Flying Circus into seven winds.

It is 1916. Manfred von Richthofen and his squadron, Jasta 11, wreak havoc during aerial engagements against the Allies. In response, the Allied forces form a special squadron – The Angels of Annihilation, recruited from among the best Allied pilots. The squadron’s priority is to down the Red Baron, which would put an end to the dominance of his Flying Circus in the air.
Two groups of flying aces are pitted against each other. Which one are you going to side with?

Regardless of your choice, you're in for an action-packed campaign taking place on the most important battlefields of World War One. You will take the control stick of the most famous airplanes of that special era. It’s up to you whether the Red Baron remains the king of the skies, or sustains a crushing defeat...

Take the control stick of a German Zeppelin airship, or try to shoot it down during a campaign full of unexpected twists and turns. The combat takes place in a dynamic, action-packed world that faithfully reflects the times of World War One. As you play, you'll encounter your allies, enemies and civilians so watch who you’re shooting at!

Description of the game:

  • Thrilling actions in campaign mode, offering hours of excellent entertainment (air combats, bombardments, reconnaissance and anti-aircraft defence).
  • A wide selection of 24 aircraft, faithfully reflecting the most famous World War One fighters; you can choose between the view from the cockpit or from a third-party perspective.
  • The gaming environment is rich in details, including changing weather, the presence of civilians and even domestic animals!
  • An intuitive user's interface and user-friendly menu enables you to start the game without previous training.
  • Possibility to play in multi-player mode over the Internet or LAN.
  • Superb graphics and special effects.
  • Two game modes: arcade and flight simulation.

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