Community Q&A with Red Flight and the Combat Box server

Combat Box by Red Flight is an IL-2 multiplayer server that has, in recent months, been consistently at the top of the list for player counts. This 80 player multiplayer server hosts some of the most frequented multiplayer air battles of the IL-2 series in 2020 with a focus on western front aircraft and the…

Struggling with the F-16 INS in DCS World? These videos might help

Matt Wagner from Eagle Dynamics has released two videos on his YouTube channel recently that cover some changes and updates to the F-16 INS (inertial navigation system) that may be tripping some virtual pilots up. If you’ve been having trouble, check one or both of these videos out! INS NORM and Stored Heading alignments There…

FlyingIron Simulations announces DCS: A-7E Corsair II

In an announcement made today, FlyingIron Simulations announced that they have signed an agreement with Eagle Dynamics to bring the A-7E Corsair II to DCS World. The announcement included work in progress screenshots and a few details on their plans. A new cold war attack aircraft FlyingIron Simulations has previously created detailed modules of the…

Team Fusion developer update and Ju88C-4 video out

Team Fusion Simulation’s latest developer update video is out detailing some improvements made to IL-2: Cliffs of Dover Patch 4.55 and it’s worth a watch to see what the team is busy doing. They also have a new alpha test version for TFS 5.0 featuring the Ju88C-4 and C-4 Late variants of the twin engine…

A short PSA on flat-spins in Flying Circus' S.E.5a

I’ve learned something interesting as of last night when it comes to flying the S.E.5a (arguably my most flown Flying Circus aircraft) and I wanted to share it with everyone in-case you’re having difficulty with this as well – I am talking about flat-spins. Spinning ’round and ’round… Although most of the time, the S.E.5a…

Check out this latest video of the Su-24M mod for DCS World

Though still firmly a modification rather than an actual module, the latest mod created by a community team has focused on the Su-24M Fencer all weather, variable wing sweep, strike jet. It’s very cool! Cockpit details, wing sweep The latest video update from the team shows off the details of the cockpit with some of…

IL-2 gets new east front vehicles, pilots, more on future details

This week’s IL-2: Great Battles Series developer diary is not really focused on any one thing but generally talking improvements to the series including some new ground vehicles for the eastern front as well as talk about future changes including what is coming in 4.005 including some big damage model updates. Oh and we get…

Behind the scenes of DCS World development from their COO, co-founder

We’ve seen a sudden uptik in the number of Eagle Dynamics employees engaging on the r/hoggit group on Reddit and it’s been a great look at the behind the scenes of what Eagle Dynamics is busy doing as a company in supporting their DCS World product. Let’s have a look at the statement. Different teams…

What we learned from Flight Simulator Dicovery Series 6: Airports

Right on schedule, Flight Simulator Discovery Series 6: Airports is out with details about how airports are built, what they are like, and what we can expect from Microsoft Flight Simulator. Lets dig into the details! Thirsty seven thousand airports This is the number that Sven Mestas, Lead Game Designer from Asobo Studio quoted as…