Excerpt: Real war normally involves a lot more than a handful of people, and big enemy numbers is something that gaming has been unable to achieve until recent years. Heroes of the Pacific allows us to at least take a glimpse at the war filled skies of the pacific during World War II, whilst there was...
Excerpt: In 1941 the Japanese attacked the American fleet at Pearl Harbor, and US participation in the Second World War was ensured. Jump in your cockpit and take to the skies in the most in depth recreation of WWII Pacific aerial conflict we’ve yet to see.
Excerpt: Heroes of the Pacific is brought to us from flight sim experts Ubisoft ( of IL-2 Sturmovik fame) and the accomplished IR Gurus. This title blends arcade flight elements with historical WWII locations and planes.
Excerpt: Arcade style flight sims are a pretty rare breed. The Ace Combat series, Crimson Skies and Weapons over Normandy have been about it in recent years, but Codemasters are having a stab with Heroes of the Pacific.
Excerpt: The PS2 has long been the home of the arcade flight sim, largely thanks to Ace Combat making itself nice and cozy in the PS2’s disc drive. But while the single player flight game has found a home on the PS2, the multiplayer is at home on the Xbox, thanks to Crimson Skies.
Summary: Wow, it has been donkeyâ€™s years since we last played a flight sim game on the Playstation 2, in fact it has been so long we can't actually remember the last one we played! Codemasters have decided to dip there toes in the water with Heroes of the Pacific a WWII flight sim game!