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Thunderstrike 2

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This is the sequel to Core's Sega CD game, AH-3 Thunderstrike. Like the previous game in the series, this is a helicopter simulator/shooter. It features realistic features like multiple weapons selection, full freedom of movement, and a mission-based structure. On the other hand, it also throws lots and lots of enemy tanks and helicopters at you to blow up.

The graphics in Thunderstrike 2 are drawn completely with 3D polygons, including the helicopter's cockpit. As you track an enemy, the view changes so that it is always in your sights. There are 8 campaigns to complete, each with multiple missions.


Thunderstrike 2 PlayStation Fighting a battleship.
Thunderstrike 2 PlayStation Enemy helicopter approaching.
Thunderstrike 2 PlayStation Sending missiles to ground targets.
Thunderstrike 2 PlayStation Friendly helicopter

Alternate Titles

  • "Thunderhawk 2: Firestorm" -- European title
  • "サンダーホーク II" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Firestorm: Thunderhawk II" -- Alternate spelling

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The Press Says

Video Games & Computer Entertainment SEGA Saturn Mar, 1996 9 out of 10 90
Joystick (French) DOS Feb, 1996 90 out of 100 90
Super Power (Sweden) SEGA Saturn Feb, 1996 86 out of 100 86
GameFan Magazine SEGA Saturn Jan, 1996 86 out of 100 86
Coming Soon Magazine DOS Mar 14, 1996 85 out of 100 85
PC Games (Germany) DOS Feb, 1996 84 out of 100 84
GamePro (US) SEGA Saturn Mar, 1996 4 out of 5 80
GamePro (US) PlayStation Mar, 1996 4 out of 5 80
Power Play DOS Feb, 1996 78 out of 100 78
High Score DOS Jun, 1996 3 out of 5 60


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