1942 Pacific Air War (PC, CD-ROM) Microprose - 1994 USA, Canada Release

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1942 Pacific Air War
Packaging cover 1942 Pacific Air War.
Product ID 19703-37414
Product UPC 019703374141
Platform(s) PC
Media CD-ROM
Copyright date 1994
Publisher(s) Microprose
Category(s) Entertainment, Simulation, Flight Simulator, World War II Flight Simulator
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

The Pacific Air War ...They Were Desperate, Daring And Deadly!

For the past 50 years, only the courageous veteran pilots of World War II knew the real risks of fighting the legendary Pacific air wars.

Now it's your turn!

Strap yourself into the cockpits of 1942: Pacific Air War and you'll experience the ultimate simulation of daring air combat over the South Pacific. Taking on the same challenges faced by World War II aviators, you'll tangle with the enemy in some of the most heroic battles ever fought. You'll chase down Wildcats, Corsairs, and Zeros through relentless gunfire. You'll pick apart enemy forces by dropping torpedoes. And you'll perform gravity-twisting dive-bomb attacks that will leave you glued to the back of your cockpit!

The outcome of each engagement turns upon your actions. Your task force is depending on you. It's a battle between the devil and the deep blue sea in 1942: Pacific Air War!

  • Fly for either the U.S. or Japanese Navy. Choose from ten historically accurate aircraft, each with authentic cockpit and flight characteristics!
  • Whose side are you on? Decide for yourself by taking full command of either U.S. or Japanese forces!
  • Sharpen your skills with varying difficulty options!
  • To be where the action is, hop into the cockpit of any one of the planes in your flight.
  • Heart-stopping bomb runs will push your skills and your courage to the absolute brink!
  • Experience the same field of view as the actual aircraft pilots with an innovative new virtual cockpit!

System Requirements

Required CPU 386-33
Required RAM 4MB
Requires Mouse Yes
Supports Joystick Yes
Supported Audio AdLib
Roland MT-32
ProAudio Spectrum
Supported Video VGA

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Retail Box cover 1942 Pacific Air War. Retail Box back 1942 Pacific Air War.



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