IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946

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IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946
Developer(s) 1C:Maddox Games
Publisher(s) Ubisoft
Platform(s) Microsoft Windows
Release date(s)
  • EU December 8, 2006
  • NA March 13, 2007
Genre(s) Combat flight simulator

IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946 (also called IL-2: 1946) is a 2006 compilation release of the Combat flight simulation game IL-2 Sturmovik. It was developed by 1C:Maddox Games and published by Ubisoft. IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946 takes place during World War II. Although technically an expansion, it comes with all of the expansions of the base game before it, up to version 4.07.

Team Daidalos began work on expanding IL-2 Sturmovik 1946 after the modding community had done the initial ground work. The expansions created by Team Daidalos add new prototype, post-war aircraft, new maps and new campaigns.

All Aircraft Arcade was the primary Website & Forum for IL-2 Sturmovik 1946 modding (allaircraftarcade.com) before Team Daidalos began its expansions. Also known as AAA, The original allaircraftarcade.com Website & Forum is now closed. Snapshots for the original All Aircraft Arcade can be found at https://archive.org/web/ the last being April 7, 2010.

HSFX now continue to produce modifications for IL-2 Sturmovik 1946.

Reception[edit]

Reception
Aggregate scores
Aggregator Score
GameRankings 85.38%[1]
Metacritic 86/100[2]
Review scores
Publication Score
1UP.com A+[3]
GamesRadar 4.5/5 stars[4]
IGN (UK) 8.6/10[5]
(US) 8.1/10[6]
PALGN 8/10[7]
PC Format 83%[8]
PC Gamer (UK) 91%[9]
PC Gamer (US) 80%[10]
PC Zone 78%[11]

The game was met with positive reception upon release. Review aggregator Metacritic gave IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946 a score of 86 out of 100,[2] while another review aggregator, GameRankings, gave it 85.38%.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946 for PC". GameRankings. 
  2. ^ a b "IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946 for PC Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved December 16, 2014. 
  3. ^ Peckham, Matt (April 6, 2007). "IL2 Sturmovik 1946". 1UP.com. Archived from the original on November 10, 2012. Retrieved December 17, 2014. 
  4. ^ DuLac, Anthony (April 16, 2007). "IL-2 Sturmovik 1946 review". GamesRadar. Retrieved December 17, 2014. 
  5. ^ Nolan, Sam (December 15, 2006). "IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946 UK Review". IGN. Retrieved December 16, 2014. 
  6. ^ Butts, Steve (March 23, 2007). "IL-2 Sturmovik 1946". IGN. Retrieved December 16, 2014. 
  7. ^ Kalogeropoulos, Tristan (January 7, 2007). "IL-2 Sturmovik 1946 Review". PALGN. Archived from the original on November 3, 2012. 
  8. ^ "IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946". PC Format (197): 65. February 2007. 
  9. ^ "IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946". PC Gamer UK: 70. January 2007. 
  10. ^ "IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946". PC Gamer: 64. July 2007. 
  11. ^ Hogarty, Steve (February 2007). "IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946 review". PC Zone: 79. Retrieved December 17, 2014. 

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