B-17: Fortress in the Sky

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B-17: Fortress in the Sky
B-17 Fortress in the Sky.jpg
Developer(s) Zoo Digital Publishing
Publisher(s) DSI Games, Zoo Digital Publishing
Platform(s) Nintendo DS
  • NA: June 19, 2007
  • EU: September 21, 2007
  • AU: October 25, 2007
Genre(s) Action game
Combat flight simulator

B-17: Fortress in the Sky is a combat flight simulator video game for the Nintendo DS. The game was released in 2007. The game takes place during World War II in the air war over Germany and the occupied territories in the autumn of 1944.

Basic details[edit]

The game has separate missions. Each mission has two parts. The first part is usually fighting off attacks from other aircraft with machine guns that are placed in different locations on the plane. The second part is bombing the required targets. Each mission has specific targets that need to be bombed.


Aggregate score
Aggregator Score
Metacritic 38/100[1]
Review scores
Publication Score
GameSpot 4/10[2]
GameZone 5/10[3]
IGN 4/10[4]

The game received "unfavorable" reviews according to the review aggregation website Metacritic.[1]


  1. ^ a b "B-17: Fortress in the Sky for DS Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved May 11, 2017. 
  2. ^ Provo, Frank (July 25, 2007). "B-17: Fortress in the Sky Review". GameSpot. Retrieved May 11, 2017. 
  3. ^ Mazzuca, Steve (July 11, 2007). "B-17 Fortress in the Sky - NDS - Review". GameZone. Archived from the original on February 29, 2008. Retrieved May 11, 2017. 
  4. ^ Adams, Chris (August 6, 2007). "B-17 Fortress in the Sky Review". IGN. Retrieved May 11, 2017. 

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