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Reach for the Skies (Amiga)

100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
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Reach for the Skies is a combat flight sim focused on WWII's famous "Battle of Britain", splitting the battle into four stages and giving you the option to take part for either the Royal Air Force or the German Luftwaffe. As well as piloting a plane, you can also take on Controller duties, of planning which planes to deploy where on each day, trying to minimise losses.

Eight planes are simulated, from Hurricanes and Spitfires to Ju88s and BF110s, each with their own cockpit displays and characteristics. When playing as the Germans, protecting the fragile and slow Ju88 bombers is crucial. There is a practice mode with indestructible planes, realism levels can be adjusted, and time can be accelerated while an enemy plane is not in sight.


Reach for the Skies Amiga Luftwaffe menu
Reach for the Skies Amiga Left-hand cockpit view
Reach for the Skies Amiga The enemy aircraft are only 13 miles away.
Reach for the Skies Amiga Fly for the Royal Air Force or the Luftwaffe.

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Datormagazin Jun, 1993 83 out of 100 83
Amiga Joker May, 1993 60 out of 100 60
CU Amiga Jan, 1993 59 out of 100 59


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sfzdk (169) added Reach for the Skies (Amiga) on Dec 10, 2003
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