Apr 22nd 2001
This sim must have been one of the first sims to support head to head play via a modem. Here's a classic tip from the manual :
" When fighting against a human opponent, load a helicopter which blends
into the background scenery. A little confusion always helps. "
Classic ! -
3D Helicopter Simulator (1987) by Sierra
No external views in Gunship 1987
In Gunship (1987) there were no external views available, just a cockpit with a bedazzling array of engine sensors and weapons displays.
Early multiplayer sim: 3D Helicopter Simulator
Combat Lynx by Durell Software ... released in 1984, allowed you to fly the Westland Lynx in a ground Attack role. This must qualify for the most esoteric combat sim of all time!
It was released for the Sinclair Spectrum with 48K of RAM and the Commodore 64.
Super Huey and Super Huey 2: 1985
Superhuey was released in 1985 by Cosmi for the Commodore 64.
The upgrade, Super Huey 2, added extra missions :
- Brush Fire
- Gulf of Terror
- Arctic Rescue
- Oil Blaze
New links for MiG-29 Fulcrum
Added new links for MiG-29 Fulcrum - (Novalogic - 1998) by Novalogic: HERE.
New links for F-22 Lightning 3
Added new links for MiG-29 Fulcrum - (Novalogic - 1998) F-22 Lightning 3 by Novalogic: