Heatblur hasn’t forgotten the AJS-37 Viggen

Most of the updates recently from Heatblur have been on their highly anticipated F-14A/B Tomcat module that has many sim fans attention focused on this module. Fortunately, for fans of other modules like Heatblur’s excellent AJS-37 module which has been in “early access” for some time, their team is still working hard on this jet….

The Sea Dragons Scripted Campaign Review

Sea Dragon’s is a Scripted Campaign that comes with IL-2: Battle of Kuban so this review isn’t one that will convince you if this Scripted Campaign is worth your hard-earned cash, but rather a preview of what the experience is and if its worth your time. With that in mind, let’s have a look at…

New module priorities and dedicated server news for DCS

Excited players are always looking at future content. That’s just how things go as many people dream of flying their favourite aircraft. Some responses from Eagle Dynamics over recent days has helped fill in a sense of what priorities are for them for future module development. We also have some news on the dedicated server….

Eagle Dynamics announces new Modern Air Combat title

Modern Air Combat was announced today as part of the DCS World Weekend News update. Modern Air Combat (MAC) is the new entry point that Eagle Dynamics is going to offer to players interested in the DCS World offering up 14 combat aircraft in a mid-fidelity flight sim that should appeal to a wider audience…

IL-2 Steam Content update and SALE!

1CGS has worked hard on improving their Steam integration after some changes at Valve necessitated a change and now that the process is largely complete, new content is now available on the Steam Store. 1CGS knows how to celebrate too because there’s a new sale on for both the Steam Store and IL-2 website store….

DCS Persian Gulf expands northwards

Eagle Dynamics has not been content with the current size of the Persian Gulf map and has expanded the map northwards. This was covered in a recent update but that change is now going live in a new update coming soon to players. Further north into Iran The Persian Gulf map has so far been…

DCS multiplayer issues pile up in community note to developers

DCS community members, primarily based around r/Hoggit (although not exclusively) have been gathering complaints and questions for developers on multiplayer issues that exist with DCS and the server software that supports the series. And they are numerous. I haven’t yet spent even a minute with DCS multiplayer so the following comments are all based on…

DCS: Spitfire LF.IX complete, new trailer

The weekly DCS World Weekend News this week focuses on the DCS: Spitfire LF.IX and with the announcement that the module is now content complete. The WWII Normandy map has also seen a big update and the developers very briefly touch on three future updates that will help the DCS: WWII scenario out. Let’s have…

Why I’m excited about Flying Circus

Members of the Rise of Flight community have plenty to look forward to but also some things to be concerned about as Flying Circus’ full details come to light. We knew that the title would be a little bit smaller in scope than Rise of Flight and now we know in which ways, but that…

Flying Circus brings WWI flight sims into the future

The spiritual successor to Rise of Flight is now on the cusp of Early Access and today we have plenty of new updates on what Flying Circus Vol 1 is all about. We also have a taste of the future for Flying Circus and what 1CGS hopes to be able to do with future WWI…