Bandai Namco has shared the opening cinematic for Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown.
The trailer below focuses on mechanic Avril Mead, who takes to the skies in a plane built by her, her grandpa, and his old war buddies. However, the flight takes a turn for the worse when a drone appears.
Over the last month, Bandai Namco has been releasing a series of introduction videos for the upcoming game that show off the various aircraft that players will be able to pilot. Watch the latest entry, which focuses on the Su-34, here.
The upcoming entry features a new graphics engine, an in-depth aircraft customization system, super weapons, online multiplayer, and a campaign mode written by Sunao Katabuchi.
Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown launches January 18th, 2019 for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, with a PC release scheduled for February 1st, 2019.