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Average Player Score Based on 359 ratings
8.9
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Score Breakdown Based on 359 ratings
  1. 10 (141)
  2. 9 (156)
  3. 8 (41)
  4. 7 (11)
  5. 6 (5)
  6. 5 (1)
  7. 4 (0)
  8. 3 (0)
  9. 2 (1)
  10. 1 (3)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • User Rating:10

    One of the best classic games ever!

    Wing Commander is a game with just the perfect mix of action and storyline. You play as a rookie pilot who is learning the ropes while being thrown into combat against the Kilrathi. Thankfully, the game starts out rath... Read Full Review

    5 of 5 users found the following review helpful

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  • User Rating:7

    Changed Space Flight Simulation Forever...

    Around the time of its release there was nothing else around that remotely came close. I bought my first (and the first ever for that matter) Sound Blaster so I could hear this game in stereo. It was amazing. Up to th... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10

    One of the best classic games ever!

    Wing Commander is a game with just the perfect mix of action and storyline. You play as a rookie pilot who is learning the ropes while being thrown into combat against the Kilrathi. Thankfully, the game starts out rath... Read Full Review

    5 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9

    Incomparable

    I first saw Wing Commander at a friend's house in 1990, and found myself transfixed by the game, as it was like nothing I'd ever seen before - and I've seen it few times since. Space combat sims are a spotty affair, ... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10

    Greatest game ever. Period.

    This game was a perfect 10. Even though the graphics wouldve been outdated by today's standards, the element of storytelling is still outstanding. There hasn't been many games on the market today that follows this form... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful