Turn your head up and down with TAKE ON HELICOPTERS!

Prague, Czech Republic 26th September - Bohemia Interactive, the award-winning independent Czech development studio, is pleased to announce, in cooperation with NaturalPoint, that its brand new Helicopter game Take on Helicopters which immerses players within beautifully rich landscapes and an authentic helicopter experience, will include technology supporting the revolutionary controller TrackIR.

About TrackIR

Experience real time 3D view control in video games and simulations just by moving your head. The only true 6DOF (six degrees of freedom) head tracking system of its kind. Take your flight simulator and action gaming experience to a new level of realism and excitement with the TrackIR.

About Take on Helicopters

Take your first steps towards mastering rotor-wing flight across a massive range of enjoyable challenges, or create your own missions using the powerful easy-to-use mission editor.

Take to the air above two beautifully rich and expansive environments, based upon real-world North American and South Asian terrain-data.

Take on cutting-edge technology, helicopters modelled in stunning detail, a large-scale, open-world sandbox and authentic flight dynamics...

Take On Helicopters!

In the latest instalment of Bohemia Interactive's line-up of immersive games, the player takes on the role of a civilian helicopter pilot. Harry Larkin's aviation business has fallen on tough times. Built up over decades, it's now only days away from closure. His sons face an uncertain future, struggling to save the company their father spent his whole life building. Together, they must take on contracts and competitors; together, they take on helicopters!

Take On Helicopters will offer:

  • High fidelity flight dynamics modelling
  • Richly modelled helicopters & cockpits
  • Expansive & detailed environments
  • Powerful & intuitive mission editor
  • Multiplayer in co-op & competitive scenarios
 

Bohemia Interactive´s CEO, Marek Spanel, explains: "Our military simulators from the Arma series have been providing infinite fun and creativity for nearly a decade now. Helicopters were always an important part of our games and we feel it is time to give them some proper polish in a dedicated project. Take On Helicopters is an accessible yet very authentic helicopter game, which challenges players to prove their flight skills in the rich environments of North America and South Asia.”

For more information please visit projects website at www.takeonthegame.com

Take On Helicopters is scheduled for release exclusively for PC in Q4 2011

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