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Heatseeker

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Description

Heatseeker is an arcade aerial blaster in which the player flies nearly 40 fully-licensed modern jet fighters at supersonic speeds, firing huge numbers of missiles at vast numbers of enemy planes, tanks, ships, cruise missiles and anything else that looks in need of being taught a lesson. It features the ImpactCam, which lets you watch the effects of your destruction up close and personal, avoiding the long-distance 'blip killing' often found in other flight games.

Players take on the role of pilot, Mike 'Downtown' Hudson, who flies for the International Council's Air Force. A dictator has launched a terrorist attack - you are part of the response to fight sea and airborne enemies in an attempt to avert an international crisis. Missions take place on locations all over the world.

Heatseeker's arcade presentation includes infinite ammo, huge kill counts, a colourful, saturated look, and over-the-top characters and scenarios.

In the Wii version, players can use physical movements to control the aircraft. The plane can either be steered using the Wii remote as a pointer, or with the Nunchuk as a flight stick.

The PSP version has no voice-overs, only text; it is also the only version to support multiplayer games - up to 4 players in 5 game modes: Dogfight, Team Dogfight, Base vs Base, Fox & Hounds, and Last Man Flying.

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Heatseeker PSP Bombing tanker
Heatseeker PSP The impact cam shows great images of destruction but after some time you will start to hate them…
Heatseeker PSP Title screen
Heatseeker PSP Dog fight against enemy ace on MIG-27!

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IGN UK Wii Mar 27, 2007 7.6 out of 10 76
Fragland.net Wii Apr 23, 2007 74.5 out of 100 74
Fragland.net PlayStation 2 Apr 29, 2007 72.5 out of 100 72
Yet Another Review Site (YARS) PlayStation 2 May 30, 2007 7 out of 10 70
Game Informer Magazine Wii Jun, 2007 7 out of 10 70
Play.tm PlayStation 2 Apr 23, 2007 65 out of 100 65
Gamesmania Wii Apr 21, 2007 58 out of 100 58
Futuregamez.net PSP Jul 18, 2007 57 out of 100 57
IGN Wii Apr 30, 2007 5.5 out of 10 55
Cheat Code Central Wii Jun 11, 2007 2.5 out of 5 50

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