Special Sub-Topic: "X-Wing Alliance"
|The main character in the game (you) is the youngest of the Azzameen family. What name does he go by?|
Ace. "X-Wing Alliance" is the only game of the series that has an actual plot. In the rest of the games, you are an unknown pilot.
|Who is the Azzameen family business' (called Twin Suns Transport Services) arch rival?|
The Viraxo. Twin Suns and the Viraxo are very competitive for business. Their competitiveness often turns to violence.
|Who is not one of your siblings in the story line?|
Olin. Olin Garn is a friend of Aeron's that is in the rebellion. He is your contact when you decide to join the rebellion after the Imperials issue a warrant for your arrest. Emon and Aeron stick with you for the whole game, but Galin is captured by the Empire early on and is never heard from for the rest of the game.
|What is the name of your father's (Tomaas Azzameen) modified Corellion Transport?|
Otana. The Otana is a heavily modified Corellion Transport designed for the risky business of your family.
|The first battle once you join the rebellion is called "Clearing the Way", in which you clear the way for the Defiance task force to freedom. Where is the force running from?|
Hoth. The first battle takes place after the imperials raid the rebel base at Hoth. The rebels are forced to evacuate the base.
|Who is never captured by the Empire?|
Dunari. Galin is captured early on. You fly missions for the rescue of both Emon and Uncle Antan after you find out that they have been captured. Dunari was never captured but had many close calls.
|Battle Two is called "Secret Weapons of the Empire". What starfighter project are the secret weapons?|
TIE Experimentals. The TIE Experimentals are weird TIEs that are remote-controlled from controller ships instead of being flown by pilots. There are 5 types of TIE Experimentals that all have a unique feature.
|What is the name of Admiral Holtz's ship?|
Corruptor. His ship is the Imperial II class Star Destroyer Corruptor. You see him and his ship in the early missions and then you see him later in the Outer Rim. He is sent to the Outer Rim as a result of not capturing the Defiance task force, which escaped from the Hoth system.
|The final rebel mission before the Battle of Endor has you escorting the Defiance and Independence task forces to the rebel's rallying point. From this point, almost the entire rebel force will hyperspace to Endor. Where is the rebel rallying point?|
Sullust. From Sullust, the rebels hyper to the location of the second Death Star and eventually destroy it.
|"X-Wing Alliance" also has multi-player capabilities. You can play over a LAN (Local Area Network), direct TCP/IP, or the most popular way is to play online. What was the name of the site in which you could play "X-Wing Alliance" with other people on the internet (this site took "X-Wing Alliance" off their game list in October of 2004)?|
MSN Gaming Zone. MSN Gaming Zone took X-Wing Alliance off their site in October of 2004. Many people still play online using other servers through battlestats.com.
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