Quarto and Matrix extracted and spruced up a memorable scene from Wing Commander 2 and made an animated .gif of it. In about 250 k you can see a wonderful clip of the Concordia taking out a Fralthra with its Phase Transit Cannon. Makes you want to take a fighter out and go help yourself.
Margaret Dunne graciously reminded us that we neglected to mention the results of A Talent For War's poll about gamers' first space sim experience. Not surprisingly, Wing Commander topped the list. The full results are below. Their current poll asks about the upcoming game Terminus.
Which was your first space sim experience? (40%) Wing Commander Series (34%) Elite Series (17%) X-Wing Series (5%) Other (4%) Freespace Series