NOTE - The current version of the campaign (including supercarrier version) is now included with the F-14 module and can be accessed in the Campaigns > F-14 menu.
This legacy version will remain for posterity but will no longer be updated.
Thank you to all who played this campaign.
OPERATION : CAGE THE BEAR is a fictional campaign providing the experience of an elite F-14B Tomcat pilot tasked to repel a lethal aggressor force.
It is May 1992. The Berlin wall has fallen, the Soviet Union has broken down. In an attempt to regain control of the crucial Black Sea region, REDFOR invaders have crossed Georgian borders in an attempt to annex the ex-Soviet state.
Determined to prevent a return to the old days of Soviet power, NATO takes exceptional action. A US Carrier Strike Group transits the Bosphorus Straits and enters the Black Sea.
As the conflict escalates, F-14s of the Carrier Air Wing will lead the fight against REDFOR.
10 varied missions putting you in the cockpit of the F-14B Tomcat
Approximately 8 hours of gameplay
Hundreds of hand-crafted triggers and voiceovers
Custom-made briefing and intel documents for each mission
Cold & hot start versions
Unzip this file to: C:\Users\[ Your Name ]\Saved Games\DCS\Missions\Campaigns\en
VERSION 1.5 - 30/05/19 - Updated files to carry forward bug fixes, extra missions, CN translation and other changes. This includes updated cold start version WITHOUT supercarrier
VERSION 1.4 - 12/06/19 - Adjusted m04 to avoid TARPS takeoff bug
VERSION 1.3 - 18/05/19 - Localisation bugfix
VERSION 1.2 - 13/05/19 - Minor bugfixes
VERSION 1.1 - 10/05/19 - Added additional tankers to missions 1-3; Updated briefing and briefing images with TACAN/Comms info.
VERSION 1.0 - 28/04/19 - INITIAL RELEASE