From the back of the box
"'Wingleader One! Wingleader One! Bogies all around! Can't shake 'em!'
'Hold on, Hunter. I'm on my way!...'
You're a starfighter pilot, the best of the best, but nothing in your training prepared you for action this hot. Deepspace dogfights against Kilrathi aces are deadly, and the future of humanity is on the line each time you fly! Wing Commander puts you in the middle of the most intense starship action you've ever experienced outside of a movie theatre. But in Wing Commander, you're the star!
- Experience ORIGIN's amazing new state of the art computer graphics and sound system.
- Marvel at the detailed, ray-traced, bit mapped images in ORIGIN's cutting edge 3D technology.
- Thrill to the dynamic soundtrack that sense the action on-screen and alters the pacing, tempo and mood of the music to match!
- Advance in rank while piloting one of four unique Terran spacefighters against a deadly array of enemy ships.
- See the action from all angles using Wing Commander's player controlled camera.
- Count on your wingman, a skilled pilot, thanks to the advanced Wing Commander artificial intelligence system, but don't get cocky. The enemy flies intelligently, too!
- Play individual missions for fun or join in an elaborate campaign designed to test your reflexes and strategic skills.