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Falcon (DOS)

100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
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The long Falcon simulation legacy of hardcore simulations of the F-16 fighter plane begins here. The plane's electronic displays and radars are simulated fully, with 4 styles of HUD. Not only can your plane barrel-roll and scissor, the enemy planes can too, with Artificial Intelligence recreating the moves of a real pilot. This was one of the earliest games to offer head-to-head play by linking two machines. It comes with a massive manual, detailing all those functions.


Falcon DOS Selecting equipment (CGA)
Falcon DOS Selecting a mission (Tandy)
Falcon DOS Title screen (CGA)
Falcon DOS Duty Roster (Tandy)

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The Press Says

Joker Verlag präsentiert: Sonderheft 1990 91 out of 100 91
Power Play 1989 90 out of 100 90
Happy Computer Apr, 1988 80 out of 100 80
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Jun, 1991 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40


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  • GameStar (Germany)
    • Issue 12/1999 - #20 in the "100 Most Important PC Games of the Nineties" ranking
  • Power Play
    • Issue 01/1989 - Best Simulation in 1988

Old man gamer (302) added Falcon (DOS) on Jun 14, 2000
Other platforms contributed by Martin Smith (63198), Terok Nor (17840), ケヴィン (4105) and Belboz (6579)