Exhibit - B-17 Flying Fortress: The Mighty Eighth
Release Date - 2000
Developer - Wayward Designs
Publisher - Microprose
Collection - Press Disk CD-ROM supplied by Hasbro Australia, 4 page A4 colour flyer.
Comments - B-17 The Mighty Eighth is a single or multiplayer simulation of the B17 Flying Fortress Bomber. You can also fly the escort fighter planes or Luftwaffe interceptors. The design, and some of the team members originate from the classic 1992 sim from Microprose "B17 Flying Fortress.
Artwork and Packaging
Gallery - Artwork
Gallery - B-17
Gallery - Aircraft - Publisher's screens (2000)
Gallery - B-17 - Publisher's screens (2000)
Gallery - Sim environment
Gallery - Sim Environment - Publisher's screens (2000)
Gallery - Menus
DownloadsDownload an excerpt from the B-17 Heroes of the Mighty Eighth manual 1.59 meg - supplied by Hasbro in 2000
Download a walkthrough of the first mission (pdf)
People2000 - Interview with Iain Howe, Producer at Wayward Design
People involved in producing B-17 Flying Fortress: The Mighty Eighth
PressPress responses in 2000 for B-17 Flying Fortress: The Mighty Eighth.
March 2000 screenshots
September 2000 screenshot: