Namco Bandai has announced that Ace Combat Assault Horizon is now available in stores. Developed by the Project Aces team at Namco Bandai Games Inc. in Japan, Ace Combat Assault Horizon brings a new intensity to the franchise, escalating combat to the next level with aircraft that are literally torn apart, spewing oil and debris across the sky. You will engage in intense single player and online multiplayer combat over real world locations, dodging skyscrapers and turning enemies into fiery supersonic debris. “This was a chance for us to take the franchise in a completely new direction, and that is exactly what we have accomplished with Ace Combat Assault Horizon,” said Kazutoki Kono, Producer and Executive Director at Project Aces, Namco Bandai Games Inc. “We’re excited for both long-time fans and newcomers alike to experience the greatest masterpiece of the Ace Combat franchise.” Featuring a story written by New York Times’ bestselling military author, Jim DeFelice, writer of “Leopards Kill” and “Threat Level Black,” Ace Combat Assault Horizon puts players in the shoes of a top gun pilot in an international task force. The engaging war drama will span real-world locations, such as Dubai and Russia, and incorporate new categories of aircrafts, including super-sonic jets and the introduction of the attack helicopter, door gunner and more. Take a look at the launch trailer below and tell us what you think about Ace Combat Assault Horizon.