January 31, 2008
Fighter Pilots Needed!
Destineer Announces Spitfire
Heroes: Tales of the Royal Air Force for Nintendo DS
Spring 1940. German forces occupy
Europe and prepare to invade England. Britain’s survival depends on the courage
of a handful of men: the pilots of the Royal Air Force. Join the squadron and
scramble your Spitfire on thrilling missions to shift the balance of power in
World War II in Spitfire Heroes: Tales of the Royal Air Force from Destineer and
developer Big John Games. This exciting air combat shooter brings the heroic
actions of the RAF to the Nintendo DS™ with intuitive flight mechanics, devious
enemy pilots, and wireless support for up to four players. Players fly for the
Royal Air Force through missions based on real events that shaped the outcome of
the war. Exciting features include:
Fast-Paced Air Combat: Roll, shoot,
bomb, and maneuver your way through some of the toughest opponents ever to take
to the skies. Earn medals and ranks as you progress through the course of World
War II – if you survive!
Exciting Mission-Based Gameplay:
Enter into frenzied dogfights with German fighters, strafe columns of enemy
tanks, cover the evacuation of Allied troops, knock buzz bombs out of the sky
with a tip of your wing and more in an expansive campaign that recreates some of
the most famous battles of the war.
Robust Multiplayer: Survive the Air
Campaign and select your favorite fighter to combat your friends. Up to four
players can go head-to-head via Nintendo DS Wireless Communications.
Spitfire Heroes: Tales of the Royal
Air Force is scheduled for release in February.