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Pilotwings

Pilotwings Screenshots

SNES version

Pilotwings SNES Title Screen (normal mode)

Title Screen (normal mode)

Pilotwings SNES Each of the 8 lesson consists of 2 to 4 different missions that you can play in any order

Each of the 8 lesson consists of 2 to 4 different missions that you can play in any order

Pilotwings SNES A typical mission objective, explained by flight instructor Shirley

A typical mission objective, explained by flight instructor Shirley

Pilotwings SNES Scoring explained, on every mission you can earn 100 points by: 1. performing the mission objective (like going through a series of rings), 2: performing your task within a certain time and 3: executing an accurate and controlled landing.

Scoring explained, on every mission you can earn 100 points by: 1. performing the mission objective (like going through a series of rings), 2: performing your task within a certain time and 3: executing an accurate and controlled landing.

Pilotwings SNES Skydiving part 1: Climbing towards 5000 feet.

Skydiving part 1: Climbing towards 5000 feet.

Pilotwings SNES Skydiving part 2: Freefalling through a series of rings

Skydiving part 2: Freefalling through a series of rings

Pilotwings SNES Skydiving part 3: Use the parachute to land on the target

Skydiving part 3: Use the parachute to land on the target

Pilotwings SNES Before every lesson you get to see the lesson-map with the targets for the missions the lesson consists of

Before every lesson you get to see the lesson-map with the targets for the missions the lesson consists of

Pilotwings SNES The controls for the rocketbelt. Each craft has different controls

The controls for the rocketbelt. Each craft has different controls

Pilotwings SNES Flying around with the rocketbelt

Flying around with the rocketbelt

Pilotwings SNES The overhead view (rocketbelt only) can aid  you with landing

The overhead view (rocketbelt only) can aid you with landing

Pilotwings SNES Crashed with the rocketbelt!

Crashed with the rocketbelt!

Pilotwings SNES You need to do (very) well on each of the missions to score enough points to complete a lesson

You need to do (very) well on each of the missions to score enough points to complete a lesson

Pilotwings SNES Light Plane part 1: Taking off

Light Plane part 1: Taking off

Pilotwings SNES Light Plane part 2: You need to fly underneath the arch in the background

Light Plane part 2: You need to fly underneath the arch in the background

Pilotwings SNES Light Plane part 3: Landing. Landing in the middle of the runway results in many accuracy points

Light Plane part 3: Landing. Landing in the middle of the runway results in many accuracy points

Pilotwings SNES When you do score enough points you advance to the next lesson and receive a password. You can't save your game in between missions

When you do score enough points you advance to the next lesson and receive a password. You can't save your game in between missions

Pilotwings SNES The start of an hangglider mission. Note the strenght and direction of the wind, which plays an important role in the handling of each craft

The start of an hangglider mission. Note the strenght and direction of the wind, which plays an important role in the handling of each craft

Pilotwings SNES Flying through a ring. The white clouds represent the thermal current, you'll need to ride it to gain height

Flying through a ring. The white clouds represent the thermal current, you'll need to ride it to gain height

Pilotwings SNES Bad landing!

Bad landing!

Pilotwings SNES Dramatic plot change; after lesson 4 you get to play a secret command level...

Dramatic plot change; after lesson 4 you get to play a secret command level...

Pilotwings SNES ...in which you get to fly a chopper and shoot down baddies. When you complete this level the game enters expert mode

...in which you get to fly a chopper and shoot down baddies. When you complete this level the game enters expert mode

Pilotwings SNES When you complete some special objectives (like landing on a moving target) you get to play a bonus game like this one (bounce on a series of trampolines)...

When you complete some special objectives (like landing on a moving target) you get to play a bonus game like this one (bounce on a series of trampolines)...

Pilotwings SNES ..or this one; let the penguin dive into the swimming pool

..or this one; let the penguin dive into the swimming pool