Ka-50 Hokum (DOS)

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In this game you are a commander of a Base Ship cruising around Indonesia and a pilot of four helicopters available on it. These helicopters are Kamov Ka-50 Hokum (assault), MIL Mi-8 Hip (assault/transport), Westland Lynx (anti-ship assault/transport), and Bell AH-1 Cobra (assault).

You are planning the schedule of your missions and complete them with appropriate helicopter. Planning of missions is based on your previous recce flights. Missions vary from intercept pirate boats, escort ship through pirate waters, and provide air support, to unload battalion of jungle commandos, rescue ejected pilot, and annihilate the village. During the mission player also may switch back to Base Ship to plan another mission.


Ka-50 Hokum DOS Title Screen
Ka-50 Hokum DOS Ship's AA Turret
Ka-50 Hokum DOS Attacking a possible pirate base (SVGA)
Ka-50 Hokum DOS Title screen (SVGA)

Alternate Titles

  • "KA-50 Hokum: A Helicopter Flight Simulation over the South China seas" -- Tag-lined title

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Critic Reviews

Freak Apr, 1995 88 out of 100 88
High Score Apr, 1995 4 out of 5 80
PC Games (Germany) Feb, 1995 78 out of 100 78
Power Play Feb, 1995 70 out of 100 70
Play Time Feb, 1995 70 out of 100 70
PC Joker Dec, 1994 58 out of 100 58
Joystick (French) Jan, 1995 55 out of 100 55
PC Player (Germany) Mar, 1995 38 out of 100 38


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Undocumented SVGA mode

If you launch the game using the command HOKUM -V, the graphics will be displayed in 640x480 SVGA mode. Source: http://flightsim.wikia.com/wiki/KA-50_Hokum
POMAH (37072) added Ka-50 Hokum (DOS) on Jan 18, 2007