While many folks will be deep in space enjoying the futuristic dogfighting of Star Wars Squadrons, there’s a contrasting experience now available for Xbox One, PS4 and PC in the form of the more historically inspired Red Wings: Aces of the Sky. Are you ready to ditch the TIE Fighters and swoop into World War I battles with old school warplanes in the thrilling Red Wings: Aces of the Sky?
As a dynamic arcade game set during the first World War, Red Wings: Aces of the Sky will throw you straight into the middle of thrilling conflicts that have been plucked from history. Here, you can witness the rise and fall of the infamous Red Baron, Manfred von Richthofen, who’s regarded as a true flying ace due to achieving a whopping 80 air combat victories. Whether you become a part of his squad, or take on the role of a rival, you’ll be able to enter the cockpit of 10 different warplanes belonging to the Entente Powers or the Triple Alliance.
There are 50 story-driven campaign missions to get stuck into, enabling you to relive the epic goings on of the Great War. Aerial dogfights are the order of the day throughout and only by displaying awesome skills, like developing a deadly aim, are you able to claim victory. If the solo life isn’t your style, then the opportunity to play with a friend in a cooperative mode is a welcome alternative option.
So, when you’re prepared to jump in and take off for your next adventure, stop off at the Xbox Store and pay £16.74 to own Red Wings: Aces of the Sky – and it’s also available on Steam for PC and PS4. Let us know how you get on in these historical encounters by leaving a comment below! And keep an eye out for our full review.
Red Wings: Aces of the Sky is a dynamic action game that will show you amazing battles straight from the pages of history in a brand new arcade gameplay style. Use your unique skills to take down your opponents, develop your deadly pilot aim, and become the true ace of the sky. Witness the birth, rise, and fall of the Red Baron, Manfred von Richthofen—the ultimate hero of the first World War, credited with 80 victories. Become a part of his squadron or his archrival. Choose one of more than 10 historical warplanes of the Entente Powers or the Triple Alliance. Fly into a unique mix of historic events and over-the-top, comic book-style adventures. Invite a friend to play and fly together. Sky-high thrills are waiting for you in cooperative mode!