Combat Flight Simulator 2

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Combat Flight Simulator 2
Combat Flight Simulator 2 cover.jpg
Developer(s)Microsoft
Publisher(s)Microsoft
SeriesMicrosoft Combat Flight Simulator Edit this on Wikidata
Platform(s)Microsoft Windows
Release2000
Genre(s)Flight simulation
Mode(s)Single-player, Multiplayer

Combat Flight Simulator 2: WW II Pacific Theater is a 2000 combat flight simulator video game by Microsoft. It is the sequel to Microsoft Combat Flight Simulator.

Gameplay[edit]

The game takes place in the Pacific War and includes campaigns loosely based on historic air battles, from the American and Japanese perspective.

Reception[edit]

Sales[edit]

In the United States, Combat Flight Simulator 2 debuted at #11 on PC Data's computer game sales rankings for October 2000.[1] It remained in the monthly top 20 through the end of the year.[2][3]

In 2001, Combat Flight Simulator 2 achieved domestic sales of 285,728 units for revenues of $13.1 million, according to PC Data.[4]

Critical reviews[edit]

Reception
Review score
PublicationScore
Computer Games Magazine4/5 stars[5]

The editors of Computer Gaming World nominated Combat Flight Simulator 2 as the best simulation game of 2000, although it lost to Comanche vs. Hokum.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Walker, Trey (November 22, 2000). "The Sims Riding High into the Shopping Season". GameSpot. Archived from the original on February 10, 2002.
  2. ^ Walker, Trey (December 14, 2000). "Red Alert 2 Takes November by Storm". GameSpot. Archived from the original on February 3, 2002.
  3. ^ Walker, Trey (January 17, 2001). "The Sims Takes All". GameSpot. Archived from the original on November 9, 2001.
  4. ^ Bradshaw, Lucy (January 31, 2002). "Markle Forum on Children and Media" (PDF). New York University. Archived (PDF) from the original on June 19, 2004.
  5. ^ McElveen, Nick (October 26, 2000). "Review; Combat Flight Simulator II: The Pacific Theater". Computer Games Magazine. Archived from the original on June 14, 2004.
  6. ^ Staff (April 2001). "The 2001 Premier Awards; Games of the Year". Computer Gaming World (201): 72–80, 82, 83.

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