CompuExpert to be Exclusive North American Distributor for Rise of Flight

May 28, 2009

CompuExpert to be Exclusive North
American Distributor for Rise of Flight

CompuExpert announced today that it
will be the exclusive North American distributor for the PC flight-simulation
Rise of Flight: The First Great Air War, developed by Russian developer neoqb
and published by 777 Studios. Rise of Flight will be released on June 17, 2009,
and will be available at traditional retail outlets as well as major online game
retailers including and Amazon.

Rise of Flight is the eagerly
anticipated World War I PC flight-simulation title from Moscow-based developer
neoqb. The flight simulator, set in the Western Front in 1917, was built on the
newly developed Digital Nature engine. More than 125,000 square kilometers of
the territory have been redrawn from 20th Century maps.Rise of Flight allows
virtual pilots to fly the famous Spad XIII and deadly Fokker D.VII biplanes in
exciting dogfight battles. Featuring advanced physics, flight and damage models,
Rise of Flight promises a realistic, challenging and fun experience for
simulation fans of all stripes and skill levels. Rise of Flight also implements
full 6 DOF TrackIR support and is compatible with the TripleHead2Go
multi-monitor system from Matrox.

Rise of Flight includes a Training
Campaign and Single Player missions so players can hone their aerial combat
skills. Once they are ready, flyers can embark on a Pilot Career that includes
six stages from lieutenant to colonel, and begin one of several campaigns with
squadrons for the French, British, German or American air forces. Throughout
their careers, players can win awards, commendations and promotions for
successfully completing their missions.

Mission types in Rise of Flight
include fighter sweeps, bomber escort, bomber interception, balloon attack and
ground attack. If they wish, players can use the powerful Mission Builder to
create custom scenarios of their own and share them with their friends.

Flight-sim enthusiasts can also play
with their friends over the Internet and wage their own virtual air wars against
rival online squadrons. Even the greatest of Aces in World War I had a wingman,
and Rise of Flight multiplayer action focuses on cooperative teamwork and
completion of mission goals. Whichever way you choose to play Rise of Flight, it
will surely thrill and excite any simulation fan.

Planned additions to the Rise of
Flight experience in the coming months include more flyable aircraft, scenery,
objects and features. Hurry! Grab your goggles, leather helmet and silk scarf.
Enemy planes are approaching!