Wing Commander

The first of this space action series would break new ground, for the first time a cinematic narrative was added as a key part of the gameplay, music would alter to match the action or lack of on screen, and the story would eventually become the basis of a live action film, one of the first games to do so.



Platform : PC
Format : 3.5 Disk
Publisher : Origin
Author(s) : Origin
Date : 1990

Other Software by Origin:

Item Manufacturer Platform Format Date
Wing Commander Secret Ops Origin PC CD-ROM Unknown
Wing Commander Prophecy Origin PC CD ROM Unknown
BookKeeper Origin PC 5.25 Disk 1986
Knights of Legend Origin PC 5.25" disks 1989
Ultima VI: The False Prophet Origin PC 5.25 Floppy disk/3.5 Disk 1990
Ultima IV Origin Sega Master System Cartridge 1990
Wing Commander Origin PC 3.5 Disk 1990
Wing Commander II - Vengance of the Kilrathi Origin PC 3.5" disc 1991
Wing Commander 2: Vengenace of the Kilrathi (5.25" Version) Origin Systems PC 5.25" Floppy Disk 1991
Othello World Tsukuda Original Super Famicom Cartridge 1992
Shadow Caster Origin MS-DOS 3.5" Disk 1 Jan 1993
Wing Commander 1 & 2 Origin PC CD ROM 1994
Strike Commander & Wing Commander Privateer Origin PC CD ROM 1994
Jane's AH-4D Longbow Origin PC CD-ROM 1996
Privateer 2: The Darkening Origin PC CD ROM 1996
Pagan Ultima VIII Origin Systems PC CD & 3.5 Disk 1997

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This exhibit has a reference ID of CH54141. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.
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