Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation (Xbox 360)

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Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation is a first-person air combat and flight simulator. Its story campaign contains 15 missions that cover the war between the Republic of Emmeria and the Federal Republic of Estovakia on the Anean continent, north of Yuktobania. Cut-scenes between mission tell stories about how the player's actions influence the course of war.

Like other Ace Combat games Ace Combat 6 features an enemy ace squadron that appears as an antagonist throughout the game. There are also individual aces to appear in each mission - shooting them unlocks special aircraft's paint scheme. New features were added to the game, such as ESM support that can be employed by both allied and enemy forces. It greatly enhances the tracking ability of guided weapons, even ordinary missiles. Another new feature is a frontline resupply. Players can now land on friendly airbases to resupply, in the middle of the battle.

Ace Combat 6 features fictional world aircraft and officially licensed ones - fifteen real-world models of aircraft including F-16 Fighting Falcon, Mirage 2000-5, Tornado GR.4, A-10A Thunderbolt II and many more. It also offers 2-16 player Xbox Live multiplayer with includes 4 default multiplayer modes: Battle Royale, Siege Battle, Team Battle, and Co-Op Battle.


Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation Xbox 360 It is imperative that you choose proper type of weapons depending on your mission objectives.
Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation Xbox 360 Each mission has an extensive and detailed briefing.
Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation Xbox 360 Hit the throttle to keep up with the rest of your squadron.
Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation Xbox 360 Taking out multiple ground targets.

Alternate Titles

  • "エースコンバット6: 解放への戦火" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Ace Combat 6: Kaihou e no Senka" -- Japanese title

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GamesCollection Dec 22, 2007 9 out of 10 90 Dec 25, 2007 88 out of 100 88
TeamXbox Oct 22, 2007 8.8 out of 10 88
Game Informer Magazine Nov, 2007 8.75 out of 10 88
GameSpot Oct 23, 2007 8.5 out of 10 85
Power Unlimited Jan 08, 2008 82 out of 100 82 Nov 28, 2007 16 out of 20 80
G4 TV: X-Play Dec 07, 2007 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Gamekult Nov 24, 2007 7 out of 10 70
Gaming since 198x Dec 07, 2007 2 out of 5 40


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Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

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