Reviews and Problems with Rise of Flight: The First Great Air War
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Rise of Flight: The First Great Air War - Iron Cross
Richard Barchfield, Amazon
26 January 2012
Summary: I have been using Rise of Flight: The First Great Air War - Iron Cross (RoF) daily for the past six months and I have a lot of flight time on its planes. So, it is with amazement that I read some of the negative and IMHO totally uninformed and may I say stupid reviews of RoF.
Been Flying Sims since 1984...This is best ever!! Not for Wimps!!
25 January 2012
Summary: I've bought about ever flight sim that has been on the market since they started making them and this is the best one I've ever seen. In all these years I've noticed that flight sims come in a couple main categories...
Summary: Other reviews have touched on the excellent graphics and flight/damage modeling in Rise of Flight; suffice it to say, they are among the best available in any historical flight simulator (only the recently release IL-2: Cliffs of Dover is comparable).
Summary: Rise of Flight is a great flight sim and probably the best WWI sim since Red Baron. The graphics are exceptional and the planes are depicted in amazing detail. While I'm no expert on the flight characteristics of WWI aircraft, the planes in Rise of Flight handle like the books suggest they should -...
One of the Most Compelling Flight Sims of All Time
26 March 2011
Summary: This is an updated version of the classic Rise of Flight: The First Great Air War. Although modern jets have their sports car like appeal, I have always thought that vintage airplanes were more fascinating and intriguing.
Great to have all the improvements in one excellent package
5 September 2010
Summary: This game has come a long way since the first edition was released a year ago. The flight model and damage effects were great fun from the start. Now they've cleaned up the bugs, added some phenomenal lighting effects and two campaigns. Plus the game now comes with 8 flyable aircraft!
Summary: To be fair, I did not buy this edition and went for the earlier $40 version because of the negative review here claiming this game crashed their computer.But then I got in contact with the game developers and discussed the review about this version of ROF crashing computers and They said to me that...
Summary: Lets face it the only thing computers are really good at are manipulating pixels... whether in an image or as in this case - a game. Yes, the load times are a pain, the (still) limited number of planes (bombers/recon.
Summary: Ok this a new russian ww1 flight sim, as usual i'll start with the "good stuff" my set-up is xp-pro dual-core 2.65mhz + radion 300 card ect, after a week of trying this sim i'm well impressed seeing that the game has just been born and needs a few weeks/months to mature abit, i had NO trouble...