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Back to News Listing A New Updated Demo Available for Hornet Leader PC!

Posted: Friday, February 8, 2008 by Sean Drummy

Type: Demo

The popular Hornet Leader PC demo gets some fancy new upgrades and is ready for action

Matrix Games and Dan Verssen Games (www.dvg.com) are happy to announce that an updated demo for Hornet Leader PC is now available for download! This new demo will include the same Syrian air skirmish as the original demo but with all of the new features and improvements that came with the massive 1.02 update for the full version of Hornet Leader PC. Get the demo from here.

David Heath, Director of Operations at Matrix Games, said “This new demo brings plenty of changes and improvements to the gameplay found in the original demo. Even previous players of this free trial should check out the new version to see how far the game has come with the new update.”

Dan Verssen of Dan Verssen Games added “Anyone interested in seeing how the 1.02 update improves Hornet Leader PC but is still on the fence about purchasing the game should definitely download the 1.02 demo. Lots of dedication and work has gone into the latest update and we’re confident that even the glimpse of gameplay found in the demo will have gamers agreeing.”

In Hornet Leader PC, you command a squadron of the U.S. Navy’s elite F/A-18 Hornet Strike Fighters! You select the pilots and arm the aircraft based on real-world mission briefings. Once you reach your objective, you evaluate threats, and do what needs to be done to destroy the target!

Each pilot has his own set of unique skills and abilities. With each mission, a pilot’s skills increase, but so does his fatigue level. You must decide how hard to push your men as one of the many decisions that go into every mission. You will fly high intensity missions over Iraq, Libya, and North Korea from 1991 to 2007. Your weapon selection for each campaign is updated to accurately match the weapons available for that era.

We’ll see you in the pilots’ briefing room!

Click here to download the updated demo.

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