The Hotness
Games|People|Company
Evolution
King of the Hat
Portal (2007)
Strategic Command WWII Global Conflict
FTL: Faster Than Light
Artifact
Terraforming Mars
Super Mario Party
Legends of Andor
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening (1993)
LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga
Deus Ex
Ticket to Ride
Aliens versus Predator: Extinction
Yggdrasil (2012)
Rayman Legends
Mario Kart 8
Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth
Sentinels of the Multiverse
Stellaris
Red Dead Redemption II
HoloGrid: Monster Battle
Terra Mystica
Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Istanbul: Digital Edition
The Castles of Burgundy
Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales
Mass Effect
Secret of Mana (1993)
Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic
Heavy Rain
Marvel: Ultimate Alliance
Super Mario 64
LEGO Batman: The Videogame
Civilization
Zelda II: The Adventure of Link
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time
Star Ocean: Till the End of Time
Indigo Prophecy
Echo Night: Beyond
Dirge of Cerberus: Final Fantasy VII
Commandos: Behind Enemy Lines
Gradius V
Plants vs. Zombies
NetHack
HλLF-LIFE²: Episode Two
Tetris (1984)
Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge
Escape from Monkey Island

Pilotwings

Average Rating: 6.59/10
Video Game Rank: 2154
SNES Rank: 128
Wii Rank: 267
Nintendo 3DS Rank: 140
Wii U Rank: 173
Information
Primary Name
Pilotwings
Alternate Names
パイロットウイングス
Platform
Genre
Theme
Series
Mode
Minimum Players
1
Maximum Players
1
Release Date
1990-12-21
Developer
Publisher
 Corrections
 Customize View
xml RSS Feed 
Facebook Twitter Delicious Google
ObjectID: 76507
Releases
Pg. 1
Pilotwings
Nick: 
eShop 3DS Downloadable edition
Rel Date: 2016-03-03
Publisher: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
Nintendo 3DS
Developer: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
Media: Downloadable Content
Region: 
Rating: ESRB: E
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Pilotwings
Nick: 
eShop Wii U Downloadable edition
Rel Date: 2013-05-29
Publisher: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
Wii U
Developer: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
Media: Downloadable Content
Region: 
Rating: CERO: A (All ages), ESRB: E
English, Japanese
View
Corrections
Link Image
Pilotwings
Nick: 
eShop Wii Downloadable edition
Rel Date: 2009-12-28
Publisher: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
Wii
Developer: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
Media: Downloadable Content
Region: 
Rating: CERO: A (All ages), ESRB: E
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Pilotwings
Nick: 
Brazilian SNES edition
Rel Date: 1993-12-21
Publisher: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
SNES
Developer: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
Media: Cartridge
Region: Brazil
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Pilotwings
Nick: 
English/European SNES edition
Rel Date: 1993-01-21
Publisher: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
SNES
Developer: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
Media: Cartridge
Region: Europe and Oceania
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Pilotwings
Nick: 
North American SNES edition
Rel Date: 1991-08-13
Publisher: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
SNES
Developer: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
Media: Cartridge
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
パイロットウイングス
Nick: 
Japanese Super Famicom edition
Rel Date: 1990-12-21
Publisher: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
SNES
Developer: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
Media: Cartridge
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
Japanese
View
Corrections
Link Image
Description Edit | History

User summary:

Pilotwings is a flight simulator video game developed by Nintendo EAD for the SNES and released in 1990. In both North America and Europe it was a launch title, and in Japan it was released shortly after the console's debut. Shigeru Myamoto was producer of the game and Koji Kondo co-composed the music.

The main game consists of a series of training areas that take place on a platform in the saea. In each area the player has to partake in four different flying events:
- Light plane: Fly a plane through a series of rings and land the plane on the runway.
- Skydiving: Jump from a helicopter and fly through a series of rings and land on a target area.
- Rocket belt: Lift off, fly through a series of rings and land on a target area.
- Hang glider: Fly using a hang-glider fly through rings and land on a target area. Use thermal currents to ascend.

In every training area the player has to complete the four events and receive points based on the results. Points are rewarded based on landing accuracy, amount of rings flown through and time used. When a certain minimum score in a area is obtained, the player receives the certification for that area. The player can then advance to the next course. A number of areas have a bonus stage which allows for scoring more points. Bonus stages include controlling a man over a series of trampolines and controlling a penguin diving into a pool.

After receiving all certificates the player can do a helicopter mission. After completing that mission, more difficult training missions can be played. The target scores in these levels are higher and they feature more difficult weather conditions.

The game uses Mode 7 to create the 3D-like 'flat'-surface effect as in Mario Kart.
The game was well received. Both for it's graphical style, as it's difficult level.
A sequel was released on Nintendo 64. The game has also been released as a Virtual Console title.

Characters
Pg. 1
No Character Found
More Information Edit | History
This page does not exist. You can edit this page to create it.
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Marketplace
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{product.numforsale}} for sale {{product.price}}
{{product.prettycondition}}
{{product.listdate|truncate:"10"}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{item.title}} {{item.timeleft}}
{{item.currentprice}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Images
Gallery:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No images found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No videos found
{{video.numrecommend}} {{video.title}} {{video.language}} {{video.username|truncate:"10"}} {{video.numcomments}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No posts found
{{post.numpositive}} {{post.title}}
by
{{post.numcomments}}
Files
Title | Hot | Recent
[Browse »]  [Upload File »] Language:
Pg. 1 of 1
No Files Found.
Updating...
Thumbs Up
GeekLists
[Browse »] [Summary »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No lists found
{{list.numpositive}} {{list.title}} {{list.username|truncate:"10"}} {{list.numitems}}
{{list.lastreplydate|truncate:"10"}} {{list.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
Statistics
Video Game Rank: 2154
SNES Rank: 128
Wii Rank: 267
Nintendo 3DS Rank: 140
Wii U Rank: 173
Num Ratings: 57
Average Rating: 6.59
Standard Deviation: 1.70
Num Views: 720
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
Similarly Rated: View
Avg. Game Weight: 3.0
Fans: 2
Personal Comments: 7
Users Owning: 67
Users Wanting: 0
Users Trading: 3 [find trade matches]
Has Parts For Trade: 0
Want Parts In Trade: 0
Price History: View
Total Plays: 0
Plays This Month: 0
Linked Items
Relationship: Sort: Genre: Theme: Mode: Media:
Pg. 1
No Items Found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Web Links
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No Web Links Found
Link {{cat}} {{lang}}
{{weblink.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
Tags
Your Tags: Add tags
Popular Tags: [View All]
User Information
Use this tool to rate games, save comments, and manage your collection.
Front Page | Welcome | Contact | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Advertise | Support BGG | Feeds RSS
Geekdo, BoardGameGeek, the Geekdo logo, and the BoardGameGeek logo are trademarks of BoardGameGeek, LLC.