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Rowan's Battle of Britain (Windows)

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Description

Take to the air in defense of England in this version of a 3D WW2 flight combat simulator. Play either the German Luftwaffe or the Royal Air Force as the player attacks or defends England. Luftwaffe can choose the targets and decide on deceptive maneuvers, while the Royal Air Force have use of radar and advantage of being close to home. Full weather effects. Play either as pilot or commander. Five authentic flyable aircraft, or play as gunner on the bombers. Flyable aircraft have fully interactive cockpits. Detailed terrain and authentic flight model. Up to 8 players in multiplayer support.

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Rowan's Battle of Britain Windows Map
Rowan's Battle of Britain Windows Gunners view
Rowan's Battle of Britain Windows Action shot
Rowan's Battle of Britain Windows Cockpit Interior

Alternate Titles

  • "不列颠之战" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Битва за Британию" -- Russian title
  • " La bataille d'Angleterre par Rowan Software" -- French title
  • "Adlertag: Die Luftschlacht um England" -- German title

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The Press Says

GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) Feb 20, 2001 87 out of 100 87
GameSpot Feb 14, 2001 8.4 out of 10 84
PC Gameplay (Benelux) Mar, 2001 82 out of 100 82
PC Games (Germany) Mar 07, 2001 71 out of 100 71
Eurogamer.net (UK) Dec 30, 2000 7 out of 10 70
Gamesmania 2001 68 out of 100 68
GameZone Feb 15, 2001 6.5 out of 10 65
Jeuxvideo.com Aug 24, 1999 12 out of 20 60
Clubic Jan 15, 2001 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
All Game Guide 2001 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50

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Kasey Chang (3654) added Rowan's Battle of Britain (Windows) on Feb 02, 2001