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{{Infobox Game
 
{{Infobox Game
| Title           = LHX: Attack Chopper
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| Title     = LHX: Attack Chopper
| BoxArt         = LHX Attack Chopper - DOS.jpg
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| BoxArt   = LHX Attack Chopper - DOS.jpg
| PlatformName    = DOS
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| Platform  = {{Platform|DOS}}
| PlatformPage    = DOS
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| Year     = 1990
| Year           = 1990
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| Developer = {{Developer|Electronic Arts|Electronic Arts, Inc.}}
| DeveloperName  = Electronic Arts, Inc.
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| Amazon   = B0009J4BT8
| DeveloperPage  = Electronic Arts
 
| Amazon         =  
 
 
}}
 
}}
  
 
'''''LHX: Attack Chopper''''' is a helicopter simulation with a strong arcade focus. You can freely choose which missions to fly first, and which helicopter to fly in a given mission. There are a total of four helicopters: Apache, Blackhawk, Osprey and LHX. With this fine selection of death machines you will engage countless enemy targets in Libya, East Germany and Vietnam throughout the game.
 
'''''LHX: Attack Chopper''''' is a helicopter simulation with a strong arcade focus. You can freely choose which missions to fly first, and which helicopter to fly in a given mission. There are a total of four helicopters: Apache, Blackhawk, Osprey and LHX. With this fine selection of death machines you will engage countless enemy targets in Libya, East Germany and Vietnam throughout the game.
 
  
 
==Screenshots==
 
==Screenshots==
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==Music==
 
==Music==
 
  
 
===Recording===
 
===Recording===
The soundtrack were recorded using emulated sound hardware in DOSBox SVN Daum durning gameplay.
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The soundtrack were recorded using emulated sound hardware in DOSBox SVN Daum during gameplay.
  
 
The AdLib recording starts with a 1, the Tandy recording starts with a 2, and the PC Speaker recording starts with a 3.
 
The AdLib recording starts with a 1, the Tandy recording starts with a 2, and the PC Speaker recording starts with a 3.
  
{{Table Recording
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{{TrackListBegin
| Caption01 = #
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| Arranger = Y
| Caption02 = Title
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}}
| Caption03 = Composer
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{{TrackListEntry
| Caption04 = Arranger
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| Track = 101
| Caption05 = Length
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| Title = Main Theme
| Caption06 = Size
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| Composer = {{TrackListComposer|George Sanger}}
| Caption07 = Listen
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| Arranger = {{TrackListArranger|David Warhol}}
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| DurationMin = 3
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| DurationSec = 59
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| Game = LHX Attack Chopper
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| Platform = DOS
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}}
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{{TrackListEnd}}
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{{TrackListBegin
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| Arranger = Y
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}}
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{{TrackListEntry
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| Track = 201
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| Title = Main Theme
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| Composer = {{TrackListComposer|George Sanger}}
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| Arranger = {{TrackListArranger|David Warhol}}
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| DurationMin = 3
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| DurationSec = 15
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| Game = LHX Attack Chopper
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| Platform = DOS
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}}
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{{TrackListEnd}}
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{{TrackListBegin
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| Arranger = Y
 
}}
 
}}
| 101
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{{TrackListEntry
| [[Main Theme - LHX: Attack Chopper|Main Theme]]
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| Track = 301
| [[George Sanger]]
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| Title = Main Theme
| [[David Warhol]]
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| Composer = {{TrackListComposer|George Sanger}}
| 3:59
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| Arranger = {{TrackListArranger|David Warhol}}
| 4.57 MB
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| DurationMin = 3
| {{Song-List|101 - LHX Attack Chopper - DOS - Main Theme.ogg}}
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| DurationSec = 38
|-
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| Game = LHX Attack Chopper
| 201
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| Platform = DOS
| [[Main Theme - LHX: Attack Chopper|Main Theme]]
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}}
| [[George Sanger]]
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{{TrackListEnd}}
| [[David Warhol]]
 
| 3:15
 
| 3.44 MB
 
| {{Song-List|201 - LHX Attack Chopper - DOS - Main Theme.ogg}}
 
|-
 
| 301
 
| [[Main Theme - LHX: Attack Chopper|Main Theme]]
 
| [[George Sanger]]
 
| [[David Warhol]]
 
| 3:38
 
| 3.39 MB
 
| {{Song-List|301 - LHX Attack Chopper - DOS - Main Theme.ogg}}
 
|}
 
  
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[[Category: Needed Song Descriptions]]
  
 
===Credits===
 
===Credits===
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* '''Recorder:''' [[User:binarymaster|binarymaster]]
 
* '''Recorder:''' [[User:binarymaster|binarymaster]]
 
* '''Game Credits:'''
 
* '''Game Credits:'''
** '''Music/Sound Effects:''' {{Credits|Michael Sanders|Mike Sanders}}
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** ''Music/Sound Effects:'' {{Credits|Michael Sanders|Mike Sanders}}
** '''Music/Sound Effects:''' {{Credits|George Sanger|George Sanger}}
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** ''Music/Sound Effects:'' {{Credits|George Sanger}}
** '''Music/Sound Effects:''' {{Credits|David Warhol|Dave Warhol}}
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** ''Music/Sound Effects:'' {{Credits|David Warhol|Dave Warhol}}
 
 
  
 
(Source - from official manual)
 
(Source - from official manual)
 
  
 
===Game Rip===
 
===Game Rip===
{{Table Recording
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{{Rips
| Caption01 = Format
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| Formats = {{Format|SNG (Electronic Arts)}}
| Caption02 = Download
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| File    = LHX - Attack Chopper (DOS).zip
 
}}
 
}}
| style="text-align:center;" |
 
{{Format|SNG (Electronic Arts)}}
 
| {{Rip|LHX Attack Chopper (DOS).zip}}
 
|}
 
  
 
The music and drivers are contained in LHX2.LIB resource file which is compressed with an unknown LZ like compression algorithm.
 
The music and drivers are contained in LHX2.LIB resource file which is compressed with an unknown LZ like compression algorithm.
  
WinHex and [[DOSBox]] were used to get uncompressed files directly from memory durning actual gameplay.
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WinHex and [[DOSBox]] were used to get uncompressed files directly from memory during actual gameplay.
 
 
  
 
===Audio Devices===
 
===Audio Devices===
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To enable PC Speaker execute:
 
To enable PC Speaker execute:
 
  LHX.EXE pcsound
 
  LHX.EXE pcsound
 
  
 
==Releases==
 
==Releases==
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{{Publication
 
{{Publication
| Title         = LHX: Attack Chopper
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| Title     = LHX: Attack Chopper
| BoxArt       = LHX Attack Chopper - DOS.jpg
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| BoxArt   = LHX Attack Chopper - DOS.jpg
| PlatformName = DOS
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| Platform = {{Platform|DOS}}
| PlatformPage  = DOS
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| Publisher = {{Publisher|Electronic Arts|Electronic Arts, Inc.}}
| PublisherName = Electronic Arts, Inc.
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| Released = 1990-??-??
| PublisherPage = Electronic Arts
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| Country   = USA
| Released     = 1990-??-??
 
| Country       = USA
 
 
}}
 
}}
 
|}
 
|}
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* [http://www.gamefaqs.com/pc/915870-lhx-attack-chopper gamefaqs.com/pc/915870-lhx-attack-chopper] - GameFAQs.
 
* [http://www.gamefaqs.com/pc/915870-lhx-attack-chopper gamefaqs.com/pc/915870-lhx-attack-chopper] - GameFAQs.
 
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LHX_Attack_Chopper en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LHX_Attack_Chopper] - Wikipedia.
 
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LHX_Attack_Chopper en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LHX_Attack_Chopper] - Wikipedia.
 
 
[[Category: Needed Song Descriptions]]
 

Latest revision as of 05:32, 25 July 2017

LHX: Attack Chopper
LHX Attack Chopper - DOS.jpg
Platform: DOS
Year: 1990
Developer: Electronic Arts, Inc.
Buy: Amazon

LHX: Attack Chopper is a helicopter simulation with a strong arcade focus. You can freely choose which missions to fly first, and which helicopter to fly in a given mission. There are a total of four helicopters: Apache, Blackhawk, Osprey and LHX. With this fine selection of death machines you will engage countless enemy targets in Libya, East Germany and Vietnam throughout the game.

Screenshots

LHX Attack Chopper - DOS - Title Screen.png

The title screen.

LHX Attack Chopper - DOS - Entering Name.png

Entering the name.

LHX Attack Chopper - DOS - The Map.png

Selecting the map and difficulty.

LHX Attack Chopper - DOS - Game Mode.png

Choosing game mode.

LHX Attack Chopper - DOS - Choppers.png

Choosing a helicopter.

LHX Attack Chopper - DOS - In Game.png

In the game.

Music

Recording

The soundtrack were recorded using emulated sound hardware in DOSBox SVN Daum during gameplay.

The AdLib recording starts with a 1, the Tandy recording starts with a 2, and the PC Speaker recording starts with a 3.

# Title ComposerArranger Length Listen Download
101 Main Theme George SangerDavid Warhol 3:59
Download
# Title ComposerArranger Length Listen Download
201 Main Theme George SangerDavid Warhol 3:15
Download
# Title ComposerArranger Length Listen Download
301 Main Theme George SangerDavid Warhol 3:38
Download

Credits

(Source - from official manual)

Game Rip

Format

Download

SNG (Electronic Arts).png

Download

(Info)


The music and drivers are contained in LHX2.LIB resource file which is compressed with an unknown LZ like compression algorithm.

WinHex and DOSBox were used to get uncompressed files directly from memory during actual gameplay.

Audio Devices

Music

Icon - AdLib.png Icon - PC Speaker.png Icon - Tandy 3 Voice.png

Sound

Icon - AdLib.png Icon - PC Speaker.png Icon - Tandy 3 Voice.png

LHX: Attack Chopper has no sound configuration program, but it's possible to specify the needed device as an argument to executable file. PC Speaker is used by default.

To enable AdLib execute:

LHX.EXE adlibsound

To enable Tandy 3 Voice execute:

LHX.EXE tandysound

To enable PC Speaker execute:

LHX.EXE pcsound

Releases

  USA.svg   USA
LHX Attack Chopper - DOS.jpg
Title: LHX: Attack Chopper
Platform: DOS
Released: 1990-??-??
Publisher: Electronic Arts, Inc.

Links