Aerges provides Mirage F1 update

We have a small update by the former AvioDev, now Aerges, DCS World third party development team on their Mirage F1 project. Almost a dozen new screenshots showing off the visual details of the cockpit model have been provided and they have me as excited as ever for this project. New screenshots Not much else…

FlyingIron updates on latest DCS: A-7 model, texture, EFM work

There’s a growing collection of Cold War era jet aircraft being worked on by third party developers including Flying Iron Simulations who have just posted new updates on their developer blog. Much of the update is focused on three areas of progress including the 3D model, early texturing efforts, their flight model efforts, and a…

Star Wars Squadrons 2021 review

I’ve been watching Star Wars movies and TV shows, reading books and consuming all things Star Wars since I was very young. I was hooked when the first Star Wars games came out that let me experience the fantasy of flying an X-Wing. I played X-Wing, TIE Fighter, X-Wing vs TIE Fighter, and enjoyed everything…

IL-2 ‘Wind of Fury’ campaign review

It may have slipped past, unnoticed in the patch notes, but I want to make sure to get some attention for a very fun Scripted Campaign for IL-2 Battle of Bodenplatte. ‘Wind of Fury’ is a free Scripted Campaign featuring the Tempest Mark V and after completing a play through I can say that it’s…

IL-2 winter sale includes 35% off Tank Crew, Hurricane

Jason Williams announced today that the IL-2 Winter 2.0 Sale has begun and it comes with some great discounts on all kinds of aircraft, campaigns, and it even includes Tank Crew and the Hurricane Mark II. Here’s what’s on sale! Tank Crew and Hurricane Mark II on sale for 35% off! For everyone who read…

Typhoon, 72-K AAA, Normandy map update for IL-2 (updated)

It’s the first 1CGS IL-2 Great Battles Series update of 2021 and it comes bearing some great new screenshots and a few new details on what they are busy doing behind the scenes right now. Most prominent are the screenshots of the Typhoon Mark IB and of the 72-K 25mm gun from the GAZ-MM Collector…

DCS: F/A-18 update focus, plus clouds, new ship helipad

This week’s update from the DCS World team was largely focused on some key updates to the DCS: F/A-18C Hornet. Some of these updates are on features we already know about thanks to Matt Wagner’s recent videos but it is nice to see them laid out in one place. Plus we’re getting a few more…

Aeroplane Heaven announce Spitfire Mark I for MSFS

The number of announcements for Microsoft Flight Simulator content keeps coming and this next one is near and dear to my heart – it’s a Spitfire! Aeroplane Heaven, well known FSX/P3D developers are bringing the Spitfire Mark Ia to Microsoft Flight Simulator. Here’s what we’ve seen so far. Early days of the aircraft’s exterior The…

TFS has released Patch 15 for Desert Wings – Tobruk

Fans of the IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover and Desert Wings – Tobruk series should take note of the latest patch for Desert Wings – Tobruk. The number of changes is small but at least one of these items on the list is extremely consequential. Let’s have a look! Patch and patch notes The patch…

Aerodynamic updates, World Update 3 in new MSFS update

The latest Development Update from Asobo Studios on the state of Microsoft Flight Simulator has some great details on two big features including a new feature discovery video on how the flight modeling is done in the sim and new screenshots and details on World Update 3. Let’s have a look! Feature Discovery on aerodynamics…