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Release Date: Dec 4, 2009

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About This Game

Blast your way across the cartoon skies in this fast-paced game of aerial combat. Nimbly Games has crafted an instantly accessible, rewardingly deep, and ravishingly fun multiplayer action game. The sirens have sounded, bogies are coming in hot…
Jump into the fast and agile Loopy and drop your enemies from the sky with a tactical EMP blast - but hit your afterburners before your Biplane support tears them to pieces with 20mm cannons blazing! Barrel roll through the enemy minefield and arm your nuke as you enter the drop zone. There it is - the enemy base - but two Mirandas just warped in with lasers hot and an Explodet is lumbering into position over their hangar decks — will you carry your team to victory?
Multiplayer Done Right: Altitude combines Call-of-Duty style perks with the gameplay variety of Team Fortress 2 in a fresh multiplayer experience. Carefully refined controls, netcode, and balance make for hundreds of hours of deep, rewarding gameplay.
Seven Engaging Game Modes:
  • Plane Ball's constant action makes it a favorite among new and casual players while team-based tactical maneuvers like passing and blocking provide a fun challenge for veterans.
  • Team Base Destruction offers an intense, competitive experience where coordinated pushes and strategic loadout decisions turn the tide. Try a friendly pickup game or join a clan and play in the "Altitude ProLeague" - a competitive tournament scene run by hardcore gamers from the Starcraft and Counter-Strike communities.
  • For the ultimate test of dogfighting skills try 1-life Deathmatch or compete in Demolition for a more tactical, objective-based experience.
  • Or enjoy classic game modes like Free For All and Team Deathmatch.

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    • OS: Windows® 7 / Vista / Vista64 / XP
    • Processor: 1.0 Ghz
    • Memory: 256 MB
    • Graphics: 64 MB VRAM
    • Hard Drive: 300 MB of free space
    • OS: OS X version Leopard 10.5.8, Snow Leopard 10.6.3, or later.
    • Processor: 1.0 Ghz
    • Memory: 256 MB
    • Graphics: 64 MB VRAM
    • Hard Drive: 300 MB of free space
    • Other Requirements:
    • Processor: 1.0 Ghz
    • Memory: 256 MB
    • Graphics: 64 MB VRAM
    • Hard Drive: 300 MB of free space
    • Other Requirements:
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Dopelix
( 3.6 hrs on record )
Posted: June 25
is good
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Pariah
( 0.5 hrs on record )
Posted: June 25
ehhh...Is it free?
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sammysbr
( 4.3 hrs on record )
Posted: June 22
Guys, thats the review: BEST GAME EVER!!! 11/10
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Beridok
( 1.6 hrs on record )
Posted: June 17
Funtitude!
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Aratako22
( 0.2 hrs on record )
Posted: June 15
if you like this game you can play it.
but it's is just pooh that sits in the hot suf for 40 day. :> have fun playing
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( 7.4 hrs on record )
Posted: June 13
suddenly remember my childhood ..
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DoctrDoge
( 4.5 hrs on record )
Posted: June 10
This game is cool and the vehicles are relatively even so its easy to start off. Get this game!
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3 of 4 people (75%) found this review helpful
Recommended
3.3 hrs on record
Posted: May 30
I won't lie, this game is LITTERALY THE MOST FUN THING IVE EVER PLAYED!!

THINGS THIS GAME HAS:

1: Dogfights
2: Mother f*cking soccer with planes
3: Great community (if it's still around, haven't played in a bit)
4: Fair and balanced variety of planes to choose from
5: Perks
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1 of 2 people (50%) found this review helpful
1 of 2 people (50%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Most Helpful Reviews  Overall
154 of 174 people (89%) found this review helpful
191 people found this review funny
Recommended
1,527.0 hrs on record
Posted: December 6, 2014
I've played this a few times and I recommend it.
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87 of 96 people (91%) found this review helpful
3 people found this review funny
Not Recommended
24.3 hrs on record
Posted: February 8
I wrote a review over a year ago and deleted it because of the backlash from the community. Decided to write it again to inform people about a few things.

The game has two big problems:

1. Lack of new players

Most of the servers are empty. The game is dead.

2. The attitude towards new players

Just check out these pictures for example

http://i.imgur.com/ychx5XT.png
http://i.imgur.com/PQQpeZj.png

You guys NEED new players to keep the game alive. And you just keep pushing them away. You're killing your own community.

I played the game for a few hours and had fun. Until I got into an argument with some "old veteran" who liked to votekick noobs from the server to make room for his friends to join. I got votekicked and couldn't play on that server anymore. There were not many servers to play on. Maybe 2 or 3. I didn't touch the game since.

There are some people who are nice to new players but if the majority of the community are self-centered elitists, the game is going to die. It already has died.
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73 of 87 people (84%) found this review helpful
10 people found this review funny
Recommended
4.4 hrs on record
Posted: October 20, 2014
Altitude is not a complicated game
Altitude does not have sophisticated graphics
Altitude does not have a story
Altitude does not contain fancy explosions.

Altitude is fast paced and highly addictive
Altitude has a number of planes with a number of flight styles
Altitude has a number of unlockable customizations that can be applied to any plane
Altitude has a good number of active servers and players
Altitude is FUN
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38 of 40 people (95%) found this review helpful
7 people found this review funny
Recommended
1,739.2 hrs on record
Posted: July 24, 2015
Fact: I've played this more then any 60 dollar game. It's just fun, and you can play it for 5 minutes if that's all you got, or two hours. No negatives, just an addicting little cartoon plane game that can hook you.
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44 of 59 people (75%) found this review helpful
Recommended
1.3 hrs on record
Posted: May 10, 2014
Altitude is mostly dead now, but if you can get it cheap and a group of friends to play it with you it is a lot of fun.
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32 of 43 people (74%) found this review helpful
Recommended
13.3 hrs on record
Posted: March 31, 2014
Simple but fun. Can be hard to put down once you start playing.
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25 of 32 people (78%) found this review helpful
Recommended
25.9 hrs on record
Posted: July 3, 2014
A few years ago I had a lot of fun with this game. Not sure if it's still alive/active or whatever and I can't exactly find out since my account is just, I don't know, gone? It's weird.

It was really fun, though. Like a lot of games that have an overall account level, though, it wasn't the most balanced. Later upgrades and planes were just, you know, objectively better than starting things. The ships aren't necessarily rock-paper-scissors in design but there are elements like that to them. Having said that, the starting ship is probably the best one, which is good for beginners.

Regardless, the ships were balanced enough that you could play whatever and probably be fine in most situations. The game modes were varied enough. You had death match and team death match, yeah, but there was also a mode where you destroyed an enemy base, and another where you effectively played soccor with the space ships. I really liked the last one, but they were all fun and I'd play whatever when I did.

Controls were fine, graphics were fine, sounds were fine. The only problem I ever encountered were some latency issues, where people would just appear to teleport somewhere else or where you were clearly disconnecting (everyone was falling or flying into walls).

Yeah, every now and then I boot this up and try to figure out my old account, or to make my old account work, but it never happens. Had a lot of good times and I would totally play some more, if not a lot, should I ever fix that. Good game, if you see it on sale, do check it out. Assuming it's still alive. It might not be!

The edit: game is mostly dead except for old elitists, apparently. Shame. Guess they are a pretty closed off community and not friendly to newbs. Oh well. RIP altitude.
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