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1001 Video Games

Star Wars: X-Wing Vs. TIE Fighter appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

Demo version

There is an abridged edition of this game called X-Wing vs. TIE Fighter: Flight School, which includes 14 sample missions from the full game.

Hidden scene

Choose single player,imperial training missions. Fly the 2 player cooperative training mission called "Warhead Interception". Once you completed it (not very easy! I recommend "easy" setting...), you will receive the message: "Quite a challenge, wasn't it? You can stop now if you wish". Off course, you do NOT stop now!

Some minutes later you will receive some radio chatter from the station, talking about ordering some pizza. Two minutes later a fleet of star destroyers jump in to deliver the pizza. When the Station guy realizes he forgot his wallet, they launch the Heavy Lifter"Mighty Tug"... This is quite fun to watch!!!

Information also contributed by James1 and Kasey Chang

Contributed by Tomer Gabel (4643) on Aug 25, 1999. [revised by : FatherJack (62739)]. -- edit trivia