NEWS - Monday, May 19, 2003
Pilot Down- First WW2 RPG for XboxPilot Down - North America only Its winter 1944 and your plane has just been shot down over Germany. The manhunt is now on! Pursued by the Germans, incapable of speaking without giving yourself away, all you have is your army survival kit and your only hope of survival is to reach Switzerland on foot. Based on the experiences of American pilots during WWII, this unique survival game combines elements of infiltration, action and strategy. Equipped with an arsenal of authentic WWII weapons, you must infiltrate, sneak and shoot your way through increasingly dangerous levels. 9 unique levels spanning occupied Europe in 1944. Complete both primary and secondary objectives to earn experience points. Use these experience points to upgrade your skills and help you to reach Switzerland as quickly and as safely as possible. Not only must you contend with enemy soldiers, you must also be constantly aware of your environment and the impact that it will have on you. Additional Points: The first RPG to take place during the Second World War: the player is an American pilot who bailed out over Germany in 1944. He must survive and reach Switzerland on foot. Character Management System: management of skills, which can develop according to the players actions (strength, endurance, stealth, shooting, etc.). Survival: management of character survival (through a health and temperature bar) in extreme climatic conditions. Inspired by true stories of American pilots who were shot down over occupied Europe during the Second World War.