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 In hangar you can view and purchase new planes if you have enough money to spare.
Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation Xbox 360 F-15 in cockpit view, firing two missiles at the pillbox.
Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation Xbox 360 Switching to first-person perspective during flying.
Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation Xbox 360 Firing missile at the enemy Mirage 2000-5

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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Game Informer Magazine Nov, 2007 8.75 out of 10 88
GBase - The Gamer's Base Dec 17, 2007 8.5 out of 10 85 Apr 23, 2008 8.5 out of 10 85
Gameswelt Nov 29, 2007 85 out of 100 85
MS Xbox World Nov 23, 2007 8.5 out of 10 85
Console Monster Dec 08, 2007 84 out of 100 84
Lawrence Nov 02, 2007 8.3 out of 10 83
Adventure Lantern Dec, 2007 82 out of 100 82
Power Unlimited Jan 08, 2008 82 out of 100 82
The Review Busters 2007 8 out of 10 80


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1001 Video Games

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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