Fly!

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Fly!
FLY-Hawker-Oahu.jpg
Developer(s)Terminal Reality
Publisher(s)Gathering of Developers
Platform(s)IBM PC compatible
Apple Macintosh
ReleaseAugust 24, 1999[1]
Genre(s)Flight simulator
Mode(s)Single player

Fly! is a flight simulator for PC and Apple Macintosh computers developed by Terminal Reality and published by Gathering of Developers.[1]

Gameplay[edit]

It includes simulation of air traffic control features as well as aircraft's on-board systems,[2] and was acclaimed for its highly detailed fully working interactive cockpits.[3] Featured aircraft were exclusively fixed-wing light to medium aircraft. An enhanced version, Fly! 2K, and add-on, Wilco's 737 for Fly!, were released in 2000.[4] A sequel, Fly! II, was released in 2001.

Reception[edit]

In the United States, Fly! sold 93,000 copies by October 2001.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Fly!". IGN. 1999-10-05. Retrieved 2012-10-28.
  2. ^ "Fly! Review". CNET. 1999-08-20. Retrieved 2012-10-29.
  3. ^ "Fly! Review". GameSpot. 1999-08-20. Retrieved 2012-10-28.
  4. ^ Wilco's 737 for Fly! at the Wayback Machine (archived February 24, 2004)
  5. ^ Keighley, Geoff (October 2001). "READ.ME; G.O.D.'s Fall from Grace". Computer Gaming World (207): 30–32.