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Airfix: Dogfighter (Windows)

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Back of Jewel Case - Windows (Sweden):

    SNABBA MODELLPLAN 1
    FARTFYLLDA LUFTSTRIDER

    Inget rum är säkert i Airfix Dogfighter. Kriget rasar då dina flygplansmodeller vaknar till liv och förvandlar huset till ett slagfält. De allierade styrkorna ligger i strid med axelmakterna och du får ta rollen som befälhavare. Du får kämpa din väg fran pojkrummet på övervåningen, över vardagsrummet, genom källaren och ut på bakgården dår en kraftmätning av enorma proportioner kommer alt öga rum. Som leksakspilot kommer du att få möta artilleri, tanks, zeppelinare och givelvis fiendens flygaress. Striden am makten över huset har bara en vinnare...

    • PÅ SVENSKA
    • MODELLER AV AUTENTISKA FLYGPLAN FRÅN 2:A VÄRLDSKRIGET
    • ENKELT ATT SPELA OCH FÖRSTÅ
    • SPELA 1 NÄTVERK ELLER ÖVER INTERNET
    • 20 UPPDRAG MED VARIERANDE SVÅRIGHETSGRAD OCH MILJÖER
    • 15 MODELLFLYGPLAN MED OLIKA EGENSKAPER
    • BEKÄMPA MARK- OCH SJÖMÅL SOM JEEPAR, TANKS, U-BÅTAR OCH HANGARFARTYG
    • BYGG DINA EGNA MULTIPLAYERBANOR
    • MÅLA DINA EGNA LOGOS OCH PLACERA DEM PÅ DITT FLYGPLAN

    Contributed by Patrick Bregger (108376) on Oct 16, 2010.

Back of Box - Windows (UK/FRA/GER):
    Bomb the garden. smash the crockery, slam the door on your enemy, turn out the lights — do anything within your power to destroy and survive.
    Take the side of the Axis or Allies and bring your model plane to life in bedrooms bathrooms. kitchens and more. With 17 authentic World War II planes to choose from and online warfare with up to 8 players. Airfix Dogfighter delivers the kind of fun mete plastic and glue could only dream!

    Bombarde le jardin, casse la vaisselle. flanque la porte sur l'ennemi, éteins la lumière : en bref, fais tout ce qui est en ton pouvour pour faire du dg&t et rester en vie.
    Tu choisis le camp des forces de l'Axe ou des Alliés. Tu te mets aux commandes de ton avion en modelé réduit dans la chambre, la salle de bains, la cuisine et bien d'autres endroits. Tu peux choisir parmi 17 véritables appareils de la 2e Guerre mondiale et faire la guerre en ligne avec un total de 8 autres joueurs. Airfix Dogfighter te lait vivre une expérience que des bouts de plastique assemb4s avec de la colle ne te feront jamais entrevoir I

    Bombardiere den Garten. zerdeppere das Geschirr. schlag deinem Gegner die Tür vor der Nase zu. lass die Lichter ausgehen - es ist alles erlaubt. nur am Leben bleiben musst du!
    Kämpfe auf Selten der Achsenmächte oder der Alliierten und lass dein Modellflugzeug in Schlafzimmern, Badezimmern, Küchen und wer weiß wo noch zum Leben erwachen. Mit einer Auswahl von 17 authentischen Fliegern des zweiten Weltkrieges und Online-Gefechten mit bis zu 8 Spielern liefert Airfix Dogfighter ein Spielvergnügen. von dem Plastik und Klebstoff nur träumen können!

    Contributed by Patrick Bregger (108376) on Oct 16, 2010.

www.dogfighter.uds.se (Official website):
    | The Story |
    Enter the daydreaming fantasies of a marauding kid, home alone in a empty house. Building his own Airfix models, equipping them with firecrackers and other homemade weapons, he takes the role of a World War 2 fighter pilot.

    The year is sometime shortly after the Second World War, and our hero has finally gotten a chance to prove his skills. The parents have gone astray and left him alone with his opposing forces. It's time for a miniature yet devastating battle between the real powers of this corner of imagination.

    | The Missions |
    The missions in the game consist of various tasks of different nature. Escorting bombers into the living room, strafing convoys in the kitchen or sinking subs in the bathroom. Whatever mission control designate you to accomplish you better look sharp. Before you know it you'll have a boogie on your six, trying to down you with showers of led and shrapnel.

    | The House |
    The house consists of 14 different game areas, complete with everything from an attic to a cellar, available as lockups through out the mission threads. Use the various interactive objects to your advantage, outmanoeuvre your foe in the sometimes crowded areas and locate the secret pick-ups to upgrade your arsenal.

    | The Models |
    While playing the missions you continuously locate new model kits scattered in the house. Up to 14 different aeroplanes are available all together, all famous fighters from the era of the Second World War. Start out with slower models like the Hurricane, the Fiat G50 or the Focke Wulf 190 and end up flying speed monsters like the Spitfire, the P51 Mustang and the unique Messerschmidt 262. The new aeroplane models advance in flight characteristics, thus making the game more and more intense.

    | The Weapons |
    Your standard fighter is only equipped with basic machineguns but your arsenal is quickly updated with bombs, rockets and cannons, located around the house. By using these basic weapons to break the environment and to destroy other units you gain tech levels and upgrade your firepower. Later you also find fierce weapons like the Tesla Coil, the Particle Beam, Homing Missiles and Para Mines. Also present is the first, ever to be advertised, indoors and demolition guaranteed Atomic Bomb, completely fallout free.

    | The Controls |
    All the basic game elements are concerned with a fundamental use of the simple flight controls and using this to an advantage in the different environments. Learn to navigate narrow areas by looping, rolling and abusing the toy physics, yet also understand the necessity for high speed and lightning strikes in open air combat.

    Hit a wall at full speed and do a nice one-eighty, facing a surprised foe with your guns. Shake a tailing bird by cutting your engines, climb into a stall and by this getting him in your sight. It's all controlled either by a simple keyboard interface or your joystick.

    | The Multiplayer Mode |
    The fighter to fighter scenarios are also substantial in the multiplayer games, where you duel with up to eight other players over a LAN or the Internet. Choose from all available fighters and engage in special environments with different rules of engagement. Beware of neutral forces shooting at both you and your foes, spontaneously turning a death math into semi cooperative game with tactic elements of hide and seek.

    | The Editors |
    Use the House Editor to furnish the house in your own spectacular way, creating unique death match environments with piles of furniture and accessories. Thus defining new, personal levels for the Multiplayer Mode, in which you can duke it out with your friends. Or why not launch the Paint Room to draw new stickers for your model, showing off special team markings or your common tag to your competitors.

    Contributed by Patrick Bregger (108376) on Oct 16, 2010.

Back of the box (European):
    Bomb the garden, smash the crockery, slam the door on your enemy, turn out the lights - do anything within your power to destroy and survive.

    Take the side of the Axis or Allies and bring your model plane to life in bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchens and more. With 17 authentic World War II planes to choose from and online warfare with up to 8 players. Airfix Dogfighter delivers the kind of fun mere plastic and glue could only dream!

    Contributed by NGC 5194 (17256) on Mar 09, 2002.