|Release date:||4 September 2009|
Take to the skies in an authentic World War II atmosphere.
IL-2 Sturmovik: Birds of Prey is based around the large-scale aerial combat and ground military operations of World War II. Participate in some of the War's most famous battles, piloting fighters, battle planes, and heavy bombers across a range of thrilling missions. There are six theatres of war to engage in - The Battle of Britain, Stalingrad, Berlin, Sicily, The Battle of the Bulge and Korsun; representing the main airborne battles of World War II in Europe.
IL-2 Sturmovik: Birds of Prey features hundreds of airplanes taking part in air battles and allows you to pilot 40 of the most recognisable planes from the period. Learn to master the Spitfire, Mustang, Messerschmitt and many more aircraft where damage such as holes in the wings and trail lines can be seen as you shake, rattle and roll in dogfights.
• Engage in more than 50 thrilling missions and relive five famous historical battles over Eastern and Western Europe
• Fly in historically accurate aircrafts with over 40 planes including fighters, battle planes and bombers
• Play as the Allies or the Axis in four thrilling multiplayer modes, Dogfight, Team Deathmatch, Ground Strike, and Capture the Airstrip