H.A.W.X. 2 Has European Release Date

By dropK1CK ninJA, 8 years ago
Ubisoft has confirmed that Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X. 2 will be hitting shelves September 3rd in Europe. Ubisoft, at this time, has not confirmed any other regions. Retailers for the United States have it listed as September 7th.

Some plot details about H.A.W.X. 2 if you are unfamiliar with the game:
After the events of the first game game, the H.A.W.X squadron is sent to Middle East, where a high level of violence is being registered, and the appearance of various insurgents leaders in various hotspots. The team also has to investigate the mysterious disappearance of Russian nuclear weapons. The player will be controlling three groups: one American, one British and one Russian, each with its own pilots and supporting characters. There will be also references to other characters in the Tom Clancy universe.
Thanks Wikipedia! Care to fill us in on the gameplay?
The game is similar to the previous game. The player controls various aircraft, including the F-22 Raptor, F-35 Lightning II and the Su-37 Terminator. There will be also a new night time precision targeted bomb and unmanned aerial vehicles, which will play a large role in stealth missions. New features include the ability to takeoff and land, with various scenarios that will requires different approaches. For instance, landing on an airfield in the middle of the day won't be the same as a midnight landing on an aircraft carrier. The graphics have also been improved, with a new damage system being implemented. The AI has been improved as well. They now have more lifelike actions, including dodging and maneuvering. The game will also feature a four player co-op through the game as well a "full adversarial multiplayer" with up to eight players. The player can also go head-to-head in close-range dogfights and use air-to-air refueling in the middle of missions.