WWII History

We thought we would take a little time to tackle the most frequently asked questions we receive about Aces High, the combat simulator with attitude, a favorite of flight sim players worldwide. Hopefully, if you have a question about Aces High, by HiTech Creations, we will answer it here. If not, you can always reach out on our website and ask your question there. Our team of management and volunteers is standing by to answer anything you might want to know.

Okay, on to those questions!

How much does it cost to play Aces High?

Aces High costs $14.95 per month.

Do I have to sign up for a number of months?

There are no minimum number of months you must sign up for with Aces High. If you find out you don’t like the game, which isn’t going to happen, you simply end your subscription at the end of your month and do not renew it. We only charge you for the next month if you agree to it, and you can cancel (not going to happen) at any time.

What hours can I play the game?

Aces High is available 24/7, 365. We have players from around the world, in all different time zones, logged on playing at any given hour on any given day. You are never without competition with Aces High.

Having a hard time sleeping? Aces High is standing by to take care of the insomniacs. Looking for something to do on a day off? Aces High is standing by. Want some entertainment on Christmas day? Aces High is standing by.

How do I learn how to play it quickly?

The more you play Aces High, the quicker you will learn how to play it. We have countless articles which will instruct you. We have countless training videos in our library. We have forums you can join where you can ask your questions. We have Youtube videos available. But the best way to learn how to play Aces High, by far, is to simply strap on your helmet and fly the skies of Aces High as often as possible. Within a week you will feel like a veteran pilot.

What kind of support do I get if I sign up?

You get as much support as you want. If you are a loner, you can certainly play Aces High without interacting with anyone. If you want one-on-one training, we can arrange that. As noted earlier, we have ongoing forums where you can find support. If you want to email a question to our team of volunteers, you can do that. We have thought of every single way to help every single type of player, and we are standing by with all the help you can possibly need.

A word about HiTech Creations

We have been doing this since 2000. We are one of the early pioneers in the field of online World War 2 flight simulators, and that means for twenty years we have blazed that particular trail. Our suggestions: Try our free two week download of Aces High. Find out if you like it before committing your cash to it. We are betting you will sign on after you see how much fun Aces High can be.

World War 2 Trivia just keeps rolling along with #443 for you today. You know how it works: we ask the question; you try to answer it. There are no prizes, no awards, just bragging rights if you get it right.

QUESTION: On April 3, 1944, Allied bombers hit Budapest in Hungary, and Bucharest in Romania, in a massive bombing raid. What was the purpose of those bombing raids?

Have you tried Aces High yet? Our exciting combat simulator puts you in the cockpit on similar bombing raids during World War 2, testing your flight sim gaming skills to the max. Try it today!

ANSWER: The Allied bombing raid was in preparation for the advancing Red Army invasion of those two countries.

You’ve been kicking it around for a few days: if you get a combat simulator, like Aces High, how will you know how to play it? It’s not like we instinctually know how to play flight sim games, right? Even if you have gaming skills, and you’ve played online games for years, it’s a whole new ballgame when you first play any game, and a bit more difficult when taking on a World War 2 flight simulator.

So, how do you learn how to play such a game like Aces High?

That’s what this article is all about!

Free two-week download

Right out of the chute, we give you a chance to play Aces High for an entire two weeks before you pay a cent. We literally offer a free two-week download of Aces High, no credit card required. We ask for no financial information at all. We simply give you our combat simulator game, tell you to play it for a full two weeks, at which time you can make up your mind, one way or the other, whether to pay for Aces High.

Can you imagine how much training and practicing you can do on our MMO game in two weeks? Even if you know nothing about flight sim games, in two weeks you can learn quite a bit . . . for free!


Go on YouTube and search for Aces High videos. Heck, go on our website and browse through the literally hundreds of training videos available for you there. We have been making training videos for Aces High for twenty years now. If you are a visual learner, we’ve got the visual classroom waiting for you.


We have dozens of forums on our Aces High website, forums on every aspect of playing Aces High, and if you can’t find a forum which addresses your issue, you have the freedom to start your own forum and get the answers you need.

One-on-one training

Our dedicated team of staff and volunteers are standing by, ready to help you one-on-one if you should choose. We do it daily for other players, we might as well do it for you, if that’s the best way for you to learn. Listen, if you are satisfied with our game, you will continue to rent it, so it is to our advantage to help you in any way possible. Request some tutoring and we will be there for ya!


Hundreds – maybe thousands – of articles about Aces High and how to play it. If you learn by reading, we’ve got all the reading material you could hope for. Go on our website, type in the topic in the search engine, and articles will appear. In addition, just for the fun of it, we have articles about World War 2, like the Battle of Britain, or aircraft production the U.S. during the wary.

A word about Aces High and HiTech Creations

We first introduced Aces High in 2000. For twenty years we have provided fun and challenge for players around the world. How would you like to be a member of our gaming community? Sign up for our free two-week download and find out what Aces High is all about.

You better bring you’re A-Game if you plan on playing World War 2 Trivia. This game isn’t for the casual history buffs. This game is for brainiacs who live and breathe all things World War 2. Want proof? Here’s World War 2 Trivia #442. See how you do!

QUESTION: On April 5, 1944, U.S. Air Force bombed Ploesti in Romania. Why was that bombing raid conducted?

Have you ever wondered what it was like, flying raids over the Western Front of World War 2? Well, Aces High is as close as you can come to doing that. Our World War 2 flight simulator puts you in the cockpit and pits you against hundreds of other flight sim players from around the world.

Strap on your helmet and fly the skies with Aces High!

ANSWER: Ploesti, Romania, was known for their oil fields!

World War 2 Trivia is all about fun and challenge. You won’t win anything by playing, but if you love trivia, you will have fun playing it. We don’t mess around with simple World War 2 questions; we provide a challenge, twice-weekly, and here is World War 2 Trivia #441 to prove it:

QUESTION: On March 19, German forces occupies Hungary. What was the code name for that military operation?

If you thought that question was challenging, you should try our combat simulator Aces High. We offer a free two-week download of Aces High so you can try it out and see if you like it. We are that sure that you will like it. Give it a try!

ANSWER: Operation Margarethe!