The war with the Kilrathi has lasted for generations, now the Terran Confederation begins faces the possiblity of humanity losing the war, and Earth being overrun by the cat-like race of the Kilrathi. In a desperate attempt to win, the Terran Confederation prepares to destroy Kilrah; the Kilrathi homeworld, and end the war. But only one man is qualified enough to perform the job of destroying Kilrah; Colonel Chirstopher Blair, who the Kilrathi have dubbed "The Heart of the Tiger"... Written by
John Betancourt <MXKM38B@prodigy.com>
December 1994 (USA)
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Did You Know?
Some re-releases of the game were packaged with a special "Making-Of" CD-ROM which featured hours of footage from the shooting of the live action scenes. Highlights include co-star Tom Wilson engaging in a mock lightsaber battle with Mark Hamill and several other cast members making fun of Hamill's Star Wars past. During one dramatic scene, Mark Hamill exits the room as scripted and once he's gone, Tom Wilson turns towards the camera and says: "Isn't that the guy from Star Wars?" See more
Paladin is listed in the credits as "Maj. James 'Paladin' Taggart" (Maj. means Major). However during the game it is said that he is a General. He was only a Major in the first Wing Commander game, in Wing Commander II it is revealed that he is a Colonel. See more
Strange, that despite the skill and courage demanded in flying, a part of the Kilrathi spirit is never entirely satisfied by interstellar combat.
You like it up close and personal?
We are taught how to use these claws even before we can speak or walk. This seems... savage to you? Primitive?
Killing is killing, hot-blooded or cold. You're one of the best pilots we've got, buddy, don't start second-guessing what you do.
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