Pencil Pilot for Tencent — (Fei Ji Da Zhan) 飞机大战

Pencil Pilot for Tencent — (Fei Ji Da Zhan) 飞机大战

“According to China Daily reports, there were more than 180 million Airplane War downloads within two hours of the title’s August 5 release.” — China Daily

“New WeChat ‘Airplane War’ game sending addicted players to hospital with severe ‘gamer’s thumb.'” — Qianjiang Evening News

Our tongue-in=cheek theme music and sound effects played up the nostalgia Tencent sought for this ridiculously popular and successful game that catapulted WeChat toward being a major gaming platform. Tencent’s WeChat messaging app now has about 700 million users (about double the U.S. population). For a while this little ditty was probably as well known as any in the world.

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