Thunderstrike 2

aka: AH-3: ThunderStrike - Air Assault, Firestorm: Thunderhawk 2, Thunderhawk II
Moby ID: 8448
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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.

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  • Firestorm: Thunderhawk II - Alternate spelling
  • サンダーホーク II - Japanese spelling

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Average score: 81% (based on 23 ratings)

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Map

The "Select operation" map in Thunderstrike is identical to the "Next race" map in Core's earlier game, Jaguar XJ220.

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    • Issue #4 - #27 in the Top 100 Video Games of All-Time list

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Game added by quizzley7.

DOS added by Xoleras. PlayStation added by Terok Nor.

Additional contributors: Terok Nor, Sciere, Игги Друге, formercontrib, Lance Boyle, Patrick Bregger, Hipolito Pichardo.

Game added February 17, 2003. Last modified February 13, 2024.