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Game #177
Hall of Belated Fame Inductee  Carrier Strike: South Pacific    View all Top Dogs in this genre
War   Strategic scope

Rating: 7.09 (169 votes)

Carrier Strike: South Pacific box cover

Carrier Strike: South Pacific screenshot
Gary Grigsby's updated version ofCarrier Force did not have the graphics flair of [SSG's] Carriers at War II, but it did have a campaign option. While I considered this to be a worthwhile option, I do have to admit that my then-fifteen year old son would not even bother booting this up, although he was fascinated with Carriers at War. In summary, I would recommend this to the grognard*, while Carriers at War has more appeal to the MTV generation. [excerpt from M. Evan Brooks' Homepage]

Edit. Note:The term grognard means "person who likes to play older wargames or RPGs" according to wiktionary.

Reviewed by: Underdogs
Designer: Gary Grigsby
Developer: Strategic Simulations Inc. (SSI)
Publisher: Strategic Simulations Inc. (SSI)
Year: 1992
Software Copyright: Strategic Simulations Inc. (SSI)
Theme: World Wars, Naval
None that we know of
System Requirements: DOS
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If you like this game, try: Gary Grigsby's Pacific War, Gary Grigsby's War in Russia, Midway: The Battle that Doomed Japan

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