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Stratosphere: Conquest of the Skies (Windows)

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Description

In Stratosphere you own a fortress flying on a bit of rock. Via an editor, you can add different enhancements to it, like new engines, rudders or cannons. In 40 missions you have to battle other fortresses and fullfill various mission objectives.

Screenshots

Stratosphere: Conquest of the Skies Windows Left to right, a jumpgate, two ships ramming each other, a distant ledge fortress, and a ground based rocket battery.
Stratosphere: Conquest of the Skies Windows It's not even funny how outnumbered and outgunned you are in the campaign.  The first live-fire mission has you fly something that looks like this...
Stratosphere: Conquest of the Skies Windows Once you start the campaign, the story is told through pre-mission still screens.
Stratosphere: Conquest of the Skies Windows This message appears so often that you'll start to wonder if the playtesters understood you weren't already the world's greatest fortress pilot when you started the game.

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The Press Says

Level Feb, 1999 79 out of 100 79
Gamezilla Oct 14, 1998 70 out of 100 70
Computer Games Magazine Oct 13, 1998 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
PC Player (Germany) Aug, 1998 68 out of 100 68
Power Play Aug, 1998 66 out of 100 66
Game Over Online Jun 18, 1998 65 out of 100 65
GameSpot Sep 25, 1998 6.3 out of 10 63
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Jul 21, 1998 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
PC Games (Germany) Sep 02, 1998 40 out of 100 40
GameStar (Germany) Aug, 1998 39 out of 100 39

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robotriot (8637) added Stratosphere: Conquest of the Skies (Windows) on Jan 04, 2000