MOSCOW, Russia, March 26 -- The German attack begins! Gaijin Entertainment today announced the development of Wings of Luftwaffe, the first major add-on for the highly popular World War II air combat sim for the PC, Wings of Prey. Air combat fans can get 30 percent off the price of the expansion, which Gaijin will release in April, by preordering the product on yuPlay.com.
The expansion will feature ten single missions with support for up to four players in co-op mode, two new planes and over 40 skins for the various planes.
In Wings of Luftwaffe, the player takes the role of a German pilot and participates in explosive battles over Britain, Sicily, the USSR, Belgium and Germany. From blocking airdromes, to attacking aircraft, to destroying ground targets, the player will fight with honor and bravery for the glory of Germany.
"Players will enjoy strapping into one of the game's many planes and seeing the Second World War through the eyes of a German pilot," Kirill Yudintsev, project manager at Gaijin, says. "We put our players in the heat of battle, and have created an experience so lifelike, you'll feel your padded seat yield to your weight as you evade the attacks of your enemies. Wings of Luftwaffe is your chance to experience first hand the desperate fight in the skies over Europe during World War II."
Wings of Luftwaffe key features:
- Take to the skies as a German pilot
- Embark on 10 new missions
- Cooperative mode for up to four players
- New planes: the Ju 88 A-4 and the P-39N-0
- 44 new skins for the various planes
Wings of Luftwaffe requires the original game to run.
Eager to do battle? Then take advantage of a special 50 percent discount on Wings of Prey, available this weekend only on yuPlay.com.
Wings of Prey weekend discount (50%): http://yuplay.com/story.php?id=1587
Wings of Luftwaffe preorder discount (30%): http://yuplay.com/story.php?id=1863
About the game:
Wings of Prey focuses on the large-scale air combat and ground operations of World War II. Players can participate in some of the war's most famous battles, piloting fighters and doing battle against planes and bombers across a range of thrilling missions. Wings of Prey features six theatres of war: The Battle of Britain, Stalingrad, Ardennes, Berlin, Sicily and Korsun, which together represent the major European air battles of the Second World War.
Wings of Prey official site: www.airwargame.com.
About Gaijin Entertainment:
Gaijin Entertainment specializes in the development of games for the PC, PS3 and Xbox 360. The company also conducts technology-related research, allowing it to remain responsive to and on the cutting edge of the rapidly changing IT market. Currently, Gaijin is comprised of six departments and over 60 skilled team members. The company's projects have received numerous media and game industry awards, including KRI awards for "Best Simulator for Next-Gen Consoles" (IL-2 Sturmovik: Birds of Prey for the PS3 and Xbox 360), "Best Technologies" (Dagor Engine™), "Best Sound" and more. Learn more at www.gaijinent.com.
For press info:
Wings of Luftwaffe can be found here:
http://www.gaijin.ru/files/wings_of_luftwaffe_packshots.zip (22 Mbyte, 1920x1080).
Chief PR Officer