Vintage (1996) Wing Commander IV: The Price of Freedom computer | joystick game published by Origin Systems | Electronic Arts. Complete.
THIS GAME HAS BEEN INVENTORIED AND TESTED AND IS 100% COMPLETE AND ALL SIX (6) ARE FULLY WORKING.
Game overview (from the game material supplied): The war against the empire of Kilrah is over and humans have emerged victorious -- but, at what price? Most military personnel have retired or been discharged from active service, many with little or no skills to rely on in the civilian world. Former ace pilot Colonel Christopher Blair is now a farmer on a remote dust ball planet. As problems develop within the Confederation, a new threat arises, seemingly from outside. Recent pirate attacks against Confederation ships have taken a heavy toll and intelligence suspects the Union of Border Worlds may be involved. The Border Worlds, colonized by humans but too far out on the fringes of the Confederation empire to be controlled effectively, were the Confederation's staunchest supporter during the Kilrathi War. But, now that the war's over, can they be trusted? This and other questions will be answered as players take on the role of Christopher Blair, recalled to military service as part of a Confed information gathering probe into Border World territory. Players will play through the game's many space combat missions in a variety of fighters ranging from quick and nimble light fighters to slow heavy bombers. Each mission has one or more objectives that must be completed before advancing. While flying, players have access to two primary weapons, their ship's unlimited guns and a limited arsenal of different types of missiles. The plot in Wing Command IV: The Price of Freedom is actuated through the players' choices of pre-scripted dialogue both during flying sequences and in full motion video sequences used to advance the story filled with secrets, treachery and betrayal.
Publisher Electronic Arts
Game Wing Commander IV: The Price of Freedom
Game designer: Chris Roberts
ESRB Rating M - Mature
ESRB Descriptor Mild Language, Realistic Violence
Control Elements Gamepad/Joystick, Keyboard, Mouse
Number of Players 1
Release Year 1996
Game Series Wing Commander Series
Game condition: As stated, this PC game is complete and all components are in EXCELLENT! condition. Game box is also in GOOD! condition with rub and wear to the corners and edges, small tears to the sleeve and small blemishes. All box graphics are bright and vivid all box text is clear and legible with NO! fading or discoloration apparent. The original six (6) game CDs are here and are all fully functioning. Original disc sleeve is here and again is in EXCELLENT! and untorn | unbroken condition. Original game books and instructions are here and are clear and legible. A floppy disc is also included in the CD sleeve which has NOT! been tested as I no longer have a floppy disc drive but this would undoubtedly have contained a previous player's saved game data so of little importance to a new user.
Inside the box you will receive:
- 6 original Wing Commander IV game CDS in original case with sleeves for each disc
- 1 floppy disc (used and untested, not part of the original game but used to save game data)
- original instructions
- original Wing Commander IV story overview booklet
- 1 Wing Commander IV reference card
- 1 parts order sheet
- 1 original Game Update sheet provided by the manufacturer
- original box sleeve
- color promotional material on other Origin Systems | Electronic Arts PC games
NOTE: This is an adult-oriented, military strategy game not intended for children and rated for players aged 17 years and over.
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