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A huge enemy fleet has invaded the southern shore of the U.S. Dozens of tanks and helicopter gun-ships are rolling over Tampa, Florida and through Atlanta, Georgia. Squadrons of enemy fighters are swarming through the air over South Carolina and are heading for Washington, D.C. For the first time in more than 100 years, a foreign power is invading our proud land!

You are the only remaining fighter pilot, and you have the last three ACE Mark 2.1 Multi-Role All-Weather-All-Terain (AWAT) combat aircraft. Each is housed in one of our three remaining air bases.

You must fly sorties from our bases, and attack and destroy the numerically superior enemy air and ground forces. Only then can you attempt to destroy their nearly invincible navy. Good Luck! The future of the free world hangs in the balance...


ACE: Air Combat Emulator Commodore 16, Plus/4 Visibility reduced.
ACE: Air Combat Emulator Commodore 16, Plus/4 Turning to face a fighter.
ACE: Air Combat Emulator Commodore 16, Plus/4 Let's shoot some enemy planes.
ACE: Air Combat Emulator Commodore 16, Plus/4 Title Screen.

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Alternate Titles

  • "A.C.E.: Air Combat Emulator" -- C16 in-game title
  • "ACE" -- Amstrad / C64 in-game title

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Commodore User Apr, 1986 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Commodore User May, 1985 4 out of 5 80
Zzap! Aug, 1987 78 out of 100 78
Your Commodore May, 1986 28 out of 40 70


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Digitized Speech

The back of the box claimed digitized speech, but actually the C64 version was the only version with digitized speech.
Kabushi (223979) added ACE: Air Combat Emulator (Commodore 16, Plus/4) on Apr 09, 2012
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