Aces over Europe is a self-installing mod from European Air War and focuses on the air war over the period of time from 1943 to 1945. There will be the possibility to fly on the most famous WWII fighters and in particular on famous planes piloted by aces with the insignia of the era. ----- Notes on European Air War: European Air War (EAW) was released on October 31, 1998 published by Hasbro, under the developers name, MicroProse. It was a marvel, with 20 Flyable planes and a possible 256 planes in the air at one time, out beating any other WWII Combat Sims of the time and afterwards. At twelve months old it was considered a classic but still full price on the store shelves. Given that it's had a few budget re-release's; on July 24, 2000 by Hasbro “Classic Series” and on June 8, 2001 by Infogrames, then again in 2002 by Atari. It's a must have if you're even vaguely interested in WWII combat flight simulators, or think you might like to try

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Aces over Europe Revisited

News

09 new 04Aces over Europe will be revisited for better game optimization.
I cannot anticipate the news, because they are being studied.

However, I anticipate some things:

  • The Mouse Bug will be eliminated and some improvements will be implemented.
  • I can anticipate that the B24 multiskin planeset will be inserted by default in the game to replace the single aircraft currently present.

B24D Mskin

  • New P51 D planeset - The Yoxford boys

P51D G4 D

At the moment I can't predict the release date, so stay tuned.

Aces over Europe

Aces over Europe

News 2 comments

Aces over Europe is a self-installing mod from European Air War and focuses on the air war over the period of time from 1943 to 1945. Let's find out its...

BUG of the Mouse - Win 10 users.

BUG of the Mouse - Win 10 users.

Feature 1 comment

Instruction to resolve the problem if you don't see the mouse pointer in the game

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Aces Over Europe GOLD

Aces Over Europe GOLD

Full Version 14 comments

Aces over Europe GOLD - Battle over the Reich 1943 - 1945

Consolidated B24 D Liberator

Consolidated B24 D Liberator

Skin Pack

New American B24 D bomber squadron. This is an multiskin squadron with with different skins, "nose art" and insignia. Compatible with Aces over Europe...

Bf109 G 14 Flyable Pack

Bf109 G 14 Flyable Pack

Vehicle Skin 2 comments

BF 109 G-14 FLYABLE PACK This patch corrects a bug that did not allow to fly in the campaign mode with the Bf 109G-14. Also added: New hangar for the...

B25 Addon Pack

B25 Addon Pack

Vehicle Skin

North American B25 "Mitchell II" This is an addon pack for the Aces over Europe's mod.

Aces over Europe

Aces over Europe

Full Version 3 comments

Aces over Europe is here. You can download it. Aces over Europe is a self-installing mod from European Air War and focuses on the air war over the period...

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Flightdeck
the 7217 is an error from the original EAW 1.1. - 1.2 to do with lack of support of the driver. There are a few patches to fix the original version 1.2 .exe but they are work-arounds.

The best approach is to use a complete later version set, such as Modred's

or any of the codegroup versions; such as EAW.128e or Mr. Jelly's

eawonlinux.neocities.org

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-Modred- Creator
-Modred-

Hello,
Aces over Europe doesn't have the 7217 error.
After installation it works fine. Revision of the game had a great help from MrJelly. However, it is currently not ready.

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Flightdeck
Flightdeck

Hello EAW Community,

I have recently built a Windows XP SP3 Retro PC for the 35 or so Flight Sims I have saved the cd's for the last 20 years (but couldn't play of course).
The results have been fantastic, but I have an issue with, You guessed - EAW 1998 version W95 ver. 0.0.0.1
I get the dreaded Error Num: 7217, even though it installed.
I've read enough to realize you all of have done some amazing things w/ EAW that i had no idea existed.
With that said, can someone direct where to download a EAW patch to make the game work?? Or have a better approach?? Regards and thank you, FlightDeck

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Fat-Larry
Fat-Larry

Find another bug when I fly "SINGLE MISSION" and press keyboard key "Z" related to the default command "ADDITIONAL GUNS ON/OFF=Z" from eaw.ini and the game crashes when I press "Z" using the following aircrafts:

Bf 109G-6
Bf 109G-6/U4
Bf 109K-4
Fw 190A-4
Fw 190A-8
Fw 190D-9
Me 262A-1

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-Modred- Creator
-Modred-

Hello Fat-Larry
thanks for the tip.
This month I try to fix the various bugs found.

bye

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Fat-Larry
Fat-Larry

Update: Luftwaffe 1944 campaing choosing bf 109 G-6 to play also has the same 1943 bug. When I receive bf 109 G-14 the Stuka appears during hangar animation and the game crashes when any mission starts. Can you fix it please?

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Fat-Larry
Fat-Larry

I'm finding a lot of bugs during Luftwaffe 1943 Campaign on 13 august 1944 foward after I get invited to fly "Bf 109G-14" the bug seems to come with this aircraft since on hangar animation menu it appears a Stuka instead a bf 109 inside the hangar. And the mission always crash since I got this aircraft, most of times the game crash on the begining of the mission before I turn on engines, on rare ocassions the mission works and the game crashes after I end the mission. Congrats for the mod!!!

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Fat-Larry
Fat-Larry

Another bug I wanna report is when I receive P-51D during the final of my US 1943 campaign it makes a lot of ground atack missions like destruct trains, tanks, trucks but it never gives me Bombs. So it's hard to destroy ground targets without bombs.

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Fat-Larry
Fat-Larry

Update: Luftwaffe 1944 campaign choosing bf 109G-6/U4 to play also has the same 1943 bug. When I receive bf 109 G-14 the Stuka appears during hangar animation and the game crashes when any mission starts. Can you fix it please?

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-Modred- Creator
-Modred-

Hello,
in September I try to fix what you have told me.
Unfortunately I could not test the whole game. I believe that some CTDs are due to those who created the campaign. Remember that it dates back to 2002!
I thank you for the appreciation to the mod.

regards

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Fat-Larry
Fat-Larry

Thanks for the attention Modred! Happy to hear it will be updated soon, you transformed this old great game into a Masterpiece!

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