HAWX Demo available for download
Via press release Ubisoft announced that the HAWX demo version for the PC will be released for download on February 26.
Thus PC owners will have to wait two more weeks than the console gamers before they can get the demo. The HAWX demo will be available on Xbox Live on February 11 and PS3 users can download it via Playstation Network on February 12.
In the demo the player can fight aircrafts, tanks and amphibious vehicles. Also possible: Dogfights versus other pilots. The features of the HAWX demo:
- Co-op mode for up to four players - Jump in/Jump out
- Gather experience to unlock three real and licensed planes in the demo: F-16A Fighting Falcon, SU-35 Super Flanker, AV-8B Harrier II
- Two game modes: Normal - default control; Expert - turned off flight assistance for full control
- Two missions: Operation: Off Certification (training mode), Operation: Glass Hammer (Rio De Janeiro)
Tom Clancy's HAWX is scheduled for release on March 05 (consoles) respectively March 12 (PC).
Update 1: Ubisoft announced that the demo version has a bug so that the demo for HAWX will only be released on 2nd March 2009 6 p.m. Further information about the HAWX-Demo can be found in the Ubisoft forum.
Update 2: The demo version of Tom Clancy's HAWX has been published. Here you can find the 1.3 Gigabyte download of the flight simulation. We wish all hobby pilots a lot of fun.
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