Grim Reapers Q&A with Eagle Dynamics reveals future details for DCS

The Grim Reapers, popular YouTube channel and prolific DCS World group, have done a nearly two hour long interview with Simon, Global Business Development Director, from Eagle Dynamics. The interview is wide ranging and focused on the future of the series. There’s plenty of short and mid-range details revealed and I wanted to share a…

New DCS Mi-24 video over new Syria map, plus two more videos

We’ve got four new videos to look a with a new premier release just in the last few minutes showing off the DCS: Syria map as well as the new DCS: Mi-24P Hind. It’s our first close look at the Hind and for fans of helicopters in DCS World… this is very very exciting! Plus,…

July was Thunderbolt month!

I said it at the start of the month that July was going to be Thunderbolt month and this month has definitely delivered. Here’s a fun recap of content that has come out or has been highlighted this month that feature the P-47 Thunderbolt from WWII! A striking fighter One of World War II’s most…

Hell Hawks Over the Bulge IL-2 pre-order available!

Jim “Gambit21” McDavid has been working hard since the release of his last campaign, Havoc Over The Kuban, on a new campaign for the IL-2: Great Battles Series and today 1CGS formally announced pre-orders available for the campaign. There’s an announcement trailer and details of the campaign coming right up! Serving up some thunderbolts with…

Eagle Dynamics formally announces DCS: A-10C II

Leaked early in the week, it’s no surprise that Eagle Dynamics is pressing on formally with their DCS: A-10C II Warthog project which, judging by today’s announcement, has already made some significant progress towards certain key new features for the module. This is what we know! Highlights of the update It seems that updates to…

Desert Wings – Tobruk pre-order begins, and message from Jason

Team Fusion Simulations Desert Wings – Tobruk is nearing the final stretches before release. Pre-order sales have just begun and the sim can now be purchased through the official IL-2 Sturmovik website or very soon on Steam. IL-2 Producer Jason Williams also has posted a message appealing to fans of the series to give the…

Steam store, VR, helicopters, new video and more Flight Simulator news

The news circuit is running hot today with Microsoft Flight Simulator news coming out from different sources all with notable headlines and details. Here’s a round-up of everything that I’ve learned about in the last few hours along with some helpful links so you can get everything first hand. Lots of good news! Reading the…

RAZBAM shows off F-15E externals, plus A-29, Pucará, MiG-23, and AMX

Third party developers RAZBAM often post their latest work in progress images. There’s no way for me to keep up with all that they post, however, there are some notable developments starting with images released in the last hour showing off the external of the DCS: F-15E Strike Eagle module that they have been busy…

Thunderbolt Ascendant? IL-2: Battle of Normandy P-47D-22 review

Thunderbolt month continues with my review of the first aircraft out of the gate for IL-2: Battle of Normandy. The P-47D-22 Thujnderbolt is a ‘Razorback’ variant of the Thunderbolt and is a type that is rarely portrayed in flight sims, movies and video games. Yet, these earlier model P-47’s were the critical type to fight…