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A-10 Cuba!

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Platforms
MobyRank MobyScore
Macintosh
82
4.1
Windows
70
3.6
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Description

A-10 Cuba!, the sequel to A-10 Attack!, is a military air combat simulator featuring the Fairchild-Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II ground attack aircraft, otherwise known as the "Warthog." Like its predecessor, it is a highly realistic simulator with a 3D polygonal graphics engine. New features include more detailed graphics and 12 missions set in an expansive, intricate model of Cuba. Four additional multiplayer-only environments allow up to eight players to compete on a LAN.

The game provides a detailed 2D cockpit with clickable buttons and switches. A wide variety of weapons are available for air-air and air-ground combat, including Sidewinder, Hellfire, Maverick and HARM missiles and free-fall, laser-guided, and cluster bombs. Rockets and the Warthog's famous GAU-8 Avenger gatling gun round out the arsenal.

Physics, damage and avionics are simulated in great detail.

The Macintosh version also includes a mission editor.

Screenshots

A-10 Cuba! Windows Weapons loadout panel
A-10 Cuba! Windows Ready for takeoff
A-10 Cuba! Windows The Cuba environment
A-10 Cuba! Windows Say, that lake looks awfully familiar...

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User Reviews

An Engrossing, Addictive, Must-Have Simulator Windows SiliconClassics (843)
Too bad it wasn't the Mac version... Windows Maury Markowitz (226)
Great first combat simulator with desert training and lots of weapons! Windows Donald Terry (3)
A-10 Cuba! Windows Pete Hawk (5)

The Press Says

Mac Gamer Macintosh Jun 26, 1996 100 out of 100 100
FZ Windows Dec 12, 2006 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Coming Soon Magazine Windows Feb, 1997 86 out of 100 86
Gamesmania Windows 1997 80 out of 100 80
Macworld Macintosh Feb, 1999 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Windows Jan 01, 1997 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Windows Mar, 1997 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Power Play Windows Jan, 1997 68 out of 100 68
World Village (Gamer's Zone) Windows 1996 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
PC Games (Germany) Windows Jan, 1997 28 out of 100 28

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