Let the epic air
battles commence - Heroes of the Pacific cleared for take off!
) announces that Heroes of the Pacific will ship tomorrow, when the World
War II aerial combat game will be available for PC, Xbox, and PS2. Accompanying
the announcement is the release of a new launch trailer for the game, which can
be found on the
(registration required), with one or more of the various versions of the
clip mirrored on 3D
. Here's a bit from the release announcement:
exhilarating head-to-head dog-fighting with huge numbers of enemy aircraft,
bombing aircraft carriers to mounting massive attacks on land-based targets,
Heroes of the Pacific delivers full on aerial combat adrenaline that gets you up
close and personal with the Japanese air force and navy.
Beginning with the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor, the game’s epic and enthralling
story line unfolds through 26 missions taken from real events of the U.S. Air
Force campaign in the Pacific.
Battles take place in hotspots such as Pearl Harbor, Leyte and Imo Jima. You’ll
need all your courage and ace flying skills to dodge the intense enemy fire when
you come under attack with up to 150 planes filling the skies in a single