Tom Clancy's assent as a gaming stalwart has been one of the success stories of the last five years or more, and having secured an all-encompassing deal for the IP, publisher Ubisoft now seem determined to push forward with Clancy-inpired games in multiple genres. Shooters, RTS games, and even rumours of MMOs; Clancy knows no bounds. And now? An action-packed aerial dog-fighting game called Tom Clancy's HAWX. Play sat down with lead designer Thomas Simon to learn more.