Twelve years after the end of the Kilrathi war, the Terran Confederation must once again call upon its military to defend itself against a new and unknown alien menace.

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2nd Lt. Lance R. Casey
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Maj. Todd 'Maniac' Marshall (as Tom Wilson)
Lauren Sinclair ...
Cdr. Patricia Drake CAG
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Lt. Cdr. Aurora Finley
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2nd Lt. Jason 'Dallas' Fargo
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1st Lt. Liam Anderson
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Chief Technician Rachel Coriolis (as Ginger Lynn Allen)
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Twelve years after the end of the Kilrathi war, the Terran Confederation must once again call upon its military to defend itself against a new and unknown alien menace. Written by Ben Lesnick <blesnick@erols.com>

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Wing Commander V  »

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Trivia

The Terran Confederation military is divided into three branches: Navy (starship crew), Space Force (most of the pilots) and Marines. Officers are allowed to transfer between branches, thus explaining Christopher Blair's new rank of Commodore (before, he was a Space Force Colonel). See more »

Goofs

At one point in the game the CAG puts Maniac in charge of the Black Widows squadron and he says "After all these years, to finally have my own squadron." However this is not the first time Maniac has had his own squadron, in Wing Commander II: Special Operations 2 he is in command of the Wild Eagles squadron, test pilots of the Morningstar prototype fighters. See more »

Quotes

CAG: Lieutenant Casey, this is a critical mission for us. After going over the roster, I have decided your wingman will be...
Blair: [Entering the briefing room wearing a flightsuit] Me. I'll be Casey's wingman.
CAG: I'm not sure this is such a good idea.
Blair: You need a seasoned pilot out there. Now, these kids are good, but I'm the best you've got.
CAG: Mr Casey, you'll recap the mission specs with your new wingman. The rest of you are dismissed. Good luck... to you all.
Casey: Congratulations, sir.
Blair: Don't congratulate me yet, ...
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Follows Wing Commander III: Heart of the Tiger (1994) See more »

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brilliant flight simulator
26 February 2006 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

Comparing to the earlier titles,this game is less about the story,more about the combat. Even so,the movie sequences are nicely done. It is wrong to call this game an interactive movie,because you don't have much of a choice, the outcome if you win is always the same. Cool ending though! Christopher Blair (Mark Hamill)passes up the torch to Casey (Iceman's kid)! The acting is very underrated and much better than the acting done in Wing Commander:The Movie! If you loved Top Gun,then you will enjoy this one as well. This game kicks ass when it comes to flying your ships and taking out the enemy. The special effects for a game this old are out of this world.If you get a chance to play this game,you won't be sorry.


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