Sep 02, 2009 this video shows the german e boat s 26 in the pc game pt boats knights of the sea. This will likely increase the time it takes for your changes to go live. These ships are small, fast and agile, and extremely dangerous due to the onboard torpedo. Knights of the sea will have pacific missions, right. Knights of the sea from pcgamingwiki, the wiki about fixing pc games this page is a stub. I see slight criticism of some pt boat books on other websites that i think are the best. Repetitive linear campaign, lackluster ai, lacks random engagements and scenario editing, neither a deep simulation nor. Aug 28, 2009 german intro of the action packed simulaton pt boats knights of the sea from akella games. The boat was then sold to the studio as there were few other real pt boats left in existence at the time and some liberties were taken in reconfiguring it to look like a pt boat. Knights of the sea is a naval simulation that places gamers in charge of a mosquito fleet of the allied forces, russia or germany during the height of world war ii.
Knights of the sea, you can begin a career in a mosquito fleet of the allied forces, russia, or germany, and take part in world war ii battles. This boat designated mt72 was a 72foot 22 m boat that became pt69. Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. Also set the executable compatability options to xp service pack two. The game will feature a realistic physics engine and let players take control of a variety of boats in one of three fleets. A small 48 page book with a good smattering of photos, some even in color, plus pt boat details, a good first book. Mix of first person action and tactical strategy, nice graphics with detailed ships, lengthy campaign, unique focus the not so good.
Torpedo and stormboats, trawlers and patrol ships plough the seas. Shots of the crew aboard the pt73 were filmed on a fullscale mockup in a soundstage. Akella has released a dx10 tech demobenchmark of the upcoming naval action sim pt boats. A pt boat short for patrol torpedo boat was a motor torpedo boat used by the united states navy in world war ii. Knights of the sea will let you live the life of a patrol boat crew member during world war ii. Plus great forums, game help and a special question and answer system. Developed by the russian akella studios, published. The voice acting has apparently been rerecorded for this english language release, but it is still hackneyed and not very good. Knights of the sea is a marine simulation, in which the player takes control of a war. Pt boats knights of the sea is a naval simulator that allows you to experience the thrill of being in a naval battle, although the role you play is a tad different from what you would expect. Apr 03, 2011 the boat was then sold to the studio as there were few other real pt boats left in existence at the time and some liberties were taken in reconfiguring it to look like a pt boat.
Hence, the action revolves around the torpedo boat crews, which are small vessels equipped with a. Pt boat engine room walkthrough tour of higgins pt658 in portland or duration. The navy would provide engines, and huckins would build a pt boat at their own expense, with the caveat that the boat upon completion would be offered to the navy for a later sum. Jan 09, 2007 many pt boats went to foriegn countries via lend lease and sold after the war but most boats were destroyed on purpose in nov. The final game will support both dx10 and dx9, but this demo. This gorgeous sim lets you live the life of a pt boat crew member during world war ii. Your name login to post using username, leave blank to post as anonymous your name. Prior to and during world war 2, the united states navy usn. Knights of the sea is powered by an improved version of the storm 2 used in the award wining pirates of the caribbean. As the captain of your own boat, you can command your crew members to shoot down aircraft, torpedo hostile destroyers and supply ships, plan group attacks, and more.
German intro of the action packed simulaton pt boats knights of the sea from akella games. Many pt boats went to foriegn countries via lend lease and sold after the war but most boats were destroyed on purpose in nov. These ships are small, fast and agile, and extremely dangerous due to the onboard torpedo launchers. Pt boats is dedicated to a small group of little known but perhaps some of the most daring naval combatants of world war ii.
Pt boat engine room walkthrough tour of higgins pt658 in. These beasts will propel the 50 ton boat at speeds up to 50 knots. Hence, the action revolves around the torpedo boat crews, which are small vessels equipped with a handful of torpedoes and a singular, yet vital purpose. The demo includes three airplanes, 16 naval units, three tutorial missions, and a demo. Knights of the sea, developed by akella and published by. Knights of the sea competes nicely against any other naval game. The final game will support both dx10 and dx9, but this demo is a demonstration of what the final game will look like in directx 10. This game, published by battlefront and developed by akella, has no whiff of frangipani, just cold north sea cod.
Buy products related to pt boats and see what customers say about pt boats on. The demo includes three airplanes, 16 naval units, three tutorial missions, and a demo campaign playable from both the allies and the axis. Lilliputian, the site had serious problems that lasted for over a year which meant it was meaningless to approve manuals for download. Akella is renown for the storm game engine that powered successful sailing. This edit will also create new pages on giant bomb for. Your main objective in this game is to take command of a boat and control each crew member such as the captain, gunner or commander. Offers 3 training missions and campaigns on both sides of the conflict axis and. Pt boats 309,617,657,658,659,695 still exist and i believe that is all. Knights of the sea demo the game will feature a realistic physics engine and let players take control of a variety of boats in one of three fleets.
But they are also the most vulnerable of all military vessels. Gameplay german e boat s 26 pt boats knights of the sea duration. All us navy motor torpedo boats pt boats of world war ii. Knights of the sea part 2 naval combat information. See the lastest trailers and gameplay videos on supercheats. Knights of the sea is the next great product from naval lineup that akella is famous with, and we hope that lots of efforts and knowledge which weve put into the game will bring a lot. It is a simulation in which the player operates a pt boat during world war ii. Guide to getting this to run if it crashes on dx10 pt. The sound design is less impressive, with passable music and appropriate sound effects for all of the mayhem that ensues.
Torpedo and storm boats, trawlers and patrol ships plough the seas. Powered by three packard 5m2500 v12 gasoline engines rated at 1850 horsepower each. Knights of the sea pt boats is dedicated to a small group of little known but perhaps some of the most daring naval combatants of world war ii. Knights of the sea is a fullblown naval simulation, and more. Now that the site is running properly again we will just have to wait to see if any of the editors return. Pt boats knights of the sea is a pc computer game by akella. In this game, the player can choose to control a ship, a group of ships, or to control specific crew members separately. The start up menu does not give the option for vsynch which seems to fix the dx10 startup crash. Many pt boats were lend lease to russia and reports that some still. Pt boats knights of the sea pc doswindows downloads.
Knights of the sea is the next great product from naval lineup that akella is famous with, and we hope that lots of efforts and knowledge. It was small, fast, and inexpensive to build, valued for its maneuverability and speed but hampered at the beginning of the war by ineffective torpedoes, limited armament, and comparatively fragile construction that limited some of the variants to coastal waters. The player must choose whether he decides to help the forces of sprzymierzonym, russia, or germany. If like myself, it crashes when you start in dx10, start in dx9, then in the video options chose vsynch and set dx10 whilst there and exit. The elco 80foot type pt class american navy boats were ultracritical to allied success in the pacific theater during world war 2. Akella presents the dx10 tech demobenchmark of the upcoming naval action sim pt boats. Published in germany by rondomedia, released 26th august 2009. I am researching american pt boats used during wwii and find that this book is a very good. Macarthurs escape from corregidor, pt 109, and mchales navy. Browse dozens of high resolution images, screenshots, wallpapers, pictures, artwork, and more on gamespot.235 866 1211 1077 919 594 509 688 534 915 926 1035 591 1137 1197 293 611 1015 940 885 110 1018 86 1362 985 1087 655 1008 472 1154 1042 687 119 1498 1493 1117 795 552 406 896 867 142 132 99 1115 242 231