Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment, BANDAI NAMCO Studios

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OpenCritic Rating
81
Top Critic Average
79%
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Based on 117 critic reviews
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Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown

Rating Summary

Based on 117 critic reviews
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81

Top Critic Average

79%

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Based on 117 critic reviews
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Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown Reviews Summary

Refined Gameplay
Smooth Controls
Complicated Narrative

Summary: Bringing back the gameplay that the series made famous, Ace Combat 7 soars. While the story may get in the weeds, that's just another reason why this is a return to form.

General Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Jan 18, 2019
Xbox OneJan 18, 2019
PCFeb 1, 2019

Developer: BANDAI NAMCO Studios

Publisher: BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment

Genres: Action, Simulation

Putting gamers in the cockpit of the most advanced war planes ever developed, Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown delivers the fiercest air combat experience ever created through photorealistic visuals, intense dog-fighting action, a multitude of authentic and futuristic aircraft to fly, an immersive storyline, and even virtual reality! Leveraging the power of the newest generation gaming consoles, Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown will blow players away with the evolution of its graphics engine. Beautifully rendered cloud-filled skies and highly detailed cityscapes enhance the sense of unparalleled speed and set the stage for the most engaging aerial battles in the franchise's storied 20 year history. Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown will provide an arsenal of ultra-modern super weapons and formidable enemies that the series is known for. - Innovation in the Sky: Breathtaking clouds coupled with highly detailed aircraft and photorealistic scenery makes this the most engaging Ace Combat to date. - Return to Strangereal: The alternative Ace Combat universe composed of real-world current and near-future weapons, but with a history steeped in Ace Combat lore. - All new arsenal of ultra-modern super weapons and formidable enemies.

Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown Critic Reviews

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Uncomplicated but gratifying flying, in scenarios of increasing silliness and therefore likeability.

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The lesser spotted aerial combat genre makes a glorious return in this heart-pumpingly exciting game.

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Ace Combat 7: Unknown Skies doesn't do a lot ot update its classic arcade-style dogfighting, but it does look great and its gameplay holds up for the most part.

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8 / 10
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A successful return flight for the veteran franchise, with highly entertaining aerial action that remains accessible for new fans and old.

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