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Secret Weapons of the Luftwaffe

DOS - 1992

Year 1992
Platform DOS
Released in United States (1992)
Germany (1994)
Genre Action, Simulation, Strategy
Theme Compilation / Shovelware, Flight, Historical Battle (specific/exact)
Publisher Lucasfilm Games LLC
Perspective 1st-Person
Dosbox support Supported on 0.58
4.33 / 5 - 38 votes

Description of Secret Weapons of the Luftwaffe

Secret Weapons of the Luftwaffe is a video game published in 1992 on DOS by Lucasfilm Games LLC. It's an action, strategy and simulation game, set in a flight, historical battle (specific/exact) and compilation / shovelware themes.

This re-release of SWOTL includes all add-ons :

  • P-38 Lightning
  • P-80 Shooting Star
  • He 162 Volksjäger
  • Do 335 Pfeil

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Comments and reviews

Swotl Master 2024-05-11 0 point

Of course you can control the throttle!!! Use the + - buttons on the keyboard keypad!

Tiptoe-san 2022-11-11 3 points

Hey, I'm absolutely new to all of this but want to get into it. I loved many of these games growing up and would love to play them again. However, I have no idea where to even get started. I've looked around but can't seem to find anything that can get me started. Are there any tutorials or how to guides floating around that might help me get my feet on the path? Thanks.

slackwarerobert 2021-10-24 4 points

In the SW.BAT file change the 'N' to a 'Y' for joystick.
Game will start with calibration. Sadly no throttle control in the game.
Guess I used the keyboard mapping in my thrustmaster flight controller to accept the throttle. Maybe it is time to make a USB interface for that great stick to bring it back from the dust bin.

Dux Corvan 2021-09-03 1 point

This is the CD version of the game, that includes the four plane expansions.

Secret 2021-08-05 2 points

Would be cool if someone made a game based on this mechanic these days.

ArayaScreams 2020-05-17 1 point

I was wondering why a 2MB game was put on a CD, then I noticed it's from LucasFilm. These people put thing on CDs just because they could.

AardvarkDK 2020-05-16 4 points

This game...I mean...I spent SOOO many hours on it, that I completly forgot reality...

GhostVanguard 2020-03-08 0 point

I think the joystick just needs to be plugged in before the game starts and when it opens it should prompt you to calibrate. If it doesn't, get to the the main menu of one fraction and press ctrl z. I think that's the calibrate joystick button, if not, download the manual and it'll for sure be there

seadog 2020-01-27 0 point

how do you get the joystick to work

Jankins Mbobbins 2019-10-15 2 points

I feel when i run this locally or emulated it does not quite run how I remember. Its a bit clunky. Should I speed it up or slow it down in dosbox? Thanks for the help!

jim clegg 2019-03-09 1 point

a bit of nostalgia is good

Jayarre 2018-10-28 -7 points

Does this run with the new versions of windows?

Kent 2018-10-01 3 points

This is still my favorite fligh/strategy game. Apart from individual missions , you could plan the entire global air campaign from 1943-1945 from either the German or Allied side. Research & development facilities, Jets fightersV2s. There still isn't a flight sim/strategy combo as good as this game.

Raver 2017-07-13 -12 points

HOW do I play this game from DL. I Dl'd it...went into I am lost

MetalPanda 2015-01-22 -1 point DOS version

I spent so much time on this back in the day. The best was the strategic mode where you could plan missions and then fly in them. There were even mods for it. People could create new campaigns and storylines. Epic for the times.

skeezer 2013-09-29 0 point DOS version

spent lots of hours on this back in middle/high school. Great game!

TheOldWooden 2013-07-04 0 point DOS version

me likezz

Fermenteer 2013-06-18 1 point DOS version

This works fine in DosBox but the INSTALL file is missing and it is the only way to setup and activate the joystick. I just copied the install file over from another version and it worked fine. It doesn't install anything, just sets the options.

samigascon 2012-11-25 2 points DOS version


When will we have an updated version (just GFX and sound... nothing more, nothing less !!!)

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