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Description

You are an allied fighter pilot in WW1, duking it out with the "Huns" up in the sky in over 200 missions.

The missions usually come in three flavors: Top-down view bombing missions where you have to take out strategically important targets, isometric strafing runs where you get to blast anything that you fancy blasting with an unlimited supply of ammo, and of course the main part: Dogfights in the sky. Rendered in 3D, seems from behind your head.

The game is set in the years 1916 through 1918, and to loosen things up a little, we get to read a page of our character's new entry for the diary-like journal in his company between every mission.

Screenshots

Wings Macintosh Flight journal (GOG version)
Wings Macintosh Colliding with the enemy pilot (GOG version)
Wings Macintosh You can even destroy AA nests on the ground (GOG version)
Wings Amiga Mission accomplished (only one in a long row of over 200).

Promo Images

Wings Other Manual Back
Wings Magazine Advertisement Page 4

Alternate Titles

  • "Wings (Emulated Amiga Edition)" -- GOG title

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

Dogfight sim with atmosphere Amiga EboMike (3124)
A simple but very effective WWI flight simulation Amiga Triggerhappy (3)

Critic Reviews

Computer and Video Games (CVG) Amiga Oct, 1990 94 out of 100 94
The One Amiga Oct, 1990 91 out of 100 91
Commodore i Amiga Amiga Mar, 1992 9 out of 10 90
Compute! Amiga Feb, 1991 4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars 84
Zzap! Amiga Nov, 1990 83 out of 100 83
Joker Verlag präsentiert: Sonderheft Amiga 1990 83 out of 100 83
IGN Game Boy Advance Feb 10, 2003 7.5 out of 10 75
Power Play Amiga Nov, 1990 75 out of 100 75
Amiga Joker Amiga Sep, 1990 71 out of 100 71
Gaming Target Game Boy Advance Mar 10, 2003 5 out of 10 50

Forums

Topic # Posts Last Post
Wings: Director's Cut funding failed 1 Yearman (24891)
Sep 12, 2012

Trivia

Awards

  • Amiga Power
    • May 1991 (Issue #00) - #51 in the "All Time Top 100 Amiga Games"
  • Computer Gaming World
    • November 1996 (15th Anniversary Issue) - #65 in the list "150 Best Games of All Time"

Related Web Sites

  • Wings (Publisher's site (for GBA version) with game info screenshots and more.)
Contributed to by EboMike (3124), Corn Popper (69164), Cavalary (10805) and MAT (209992)