Echelon (Windows)

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Description

Take a bit of Wing Commander, and mix some of the fanciful parts of modern aircraft sims and you'll have an idea of what this game is like. Echelon puts the player in combat over vast landscapes and around cities as a member of an elite fighting force facing down an invasion. Battle takes place in a variety of aircraft with futuristic abilities using a variety of weapons. There is a branching campaign of around 50 missions, and over the course of play you can advance from Lieutenant to Commander and have greater control over how each mission plays out.

Screenshots

Echelon Windows Main menu
Echelon Windows While passing this attractive building, I managed to knock the end off my right wing.
Echelon Windows Flying over water
Echelon Windows View of the pilot

Alternate Titles

  • "梯队" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Шторм" -- Russian spelling
  • "Storm" -- Demo title
  • "Shtorm" -- Alternate title

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User Reviews

A very boring futuristic flight sim MojoHelperMonkey (39) 2.17 Stars2.17 Stars2.17 Stars2.17 Stars2.17 Stars

Critic Reviews

Game Informer Magazine Jul, 2001 9 out of 10 90
PC Gamer Brasil Dec, 2001 84 out of 100 84
Gameplay (Benelux) Jul, 2001 80 out of 100 80
FiringSquad Jun 14, 2001 77 out of 100 77
GameZone May 30, 2001 7.5 out of 10 75
IGN Jun 28, 2001 7.2 out of 10 72
ActionTrip Jun 12, 2001 70 out of 100 70
PC Action Mar 11, 2002 70 out of 100 70
Da Gameboyz Jul 08, 2004 6.5 out of 10 65
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Jun 07, 2001 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50

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Grueber Ubrekten (7) added Echelon (Windows) on Jan 24, 2003