What might the new free map for DCS be?

Matt Wagner is dropping new hints at what the new DCS World map will be giving us a list of criteria that the team is working with to develop this new map and the scenarios that it fits. Yes, you read that right, scenarios. So let’s do a little speculation on what this might be!…

DCS Ka-50, Mi-24P, WWII Asset Pack updates

Most of this weeks’ DCS World News Update is centered around two helicopters in development for the series: the Mi-24P and the Ka-50. We’ve also got some news on a big WWII Asset Pack update. The Black Shark gets a major upgrade We now know a lot more about Eagle Dynamics proposed upgrades for the…

Me262 debuts next week along with massive 3.101 patch

IL-2’s patch 3.101 is promising to be a big one although we don’t have a full picture of everything that will be available, the team promises over 70 points of changes coming. Of course the Me262 is the headliner here for many of the fans of the series along with the Albatross D.Va and S.E.5.a….

DCS open beta pushed back, F/A-18C feature update

DCS World Open Beta 2.5.5 is being pushed back a week and the F/A-18C is about to get the AGM-154A and 154C. The Litening Pod isn’t far behind either. This is the latest on the updates from Eagle Dynamics. Open Beta pushed back? DCS World 2.5.5 open beta was supposed to come yesterday, however, Eagle…

AV8-B and Port Stanley updates from RAZBAM

A few updates have emerged from RAZBAM over the last few weeks including some new attention to the AV-8B and to their DCS: South Atlantic project in the form of the runway and airbase objects for Port Stanley. Let’s check it out. TPOD and kneeboard updates for Harrier RAZBAM’s renewed emphasis to work on (and…

Update on Flying Circus server events

One of the great things about the IL-2, Rise of Flight and Flying Circus is the strength of the communities that make all of these into something special. There’s a bunch of regular events now happening on a near weekly basis that you may want to be aware of if you’re a Flying Circus Vol…

Hoggit introduces PGAW!

Another server is coming out with a DCS: Persian Gulf map and we have the team behind Hoggit’s Georgia-at-War (GAW) to thank for it. Let’s talk about the announcement and some of my own experiences testing the server in their run up to being fully operational. PVE on the Persian Gulf map Using the same…

Eagle Dynamics changes course on new carrier compatibility

Matt Wagner made a post a few days ago saying that the team has listened to the concerns from the community and they will be looking at how they can make their new module level carrier work in a mixed multiplayer environment. Good news! The statement Here’s the word from Mr. Wagner: Hey everyone, Related…

DCS: F-16C is now up for pre-order! But should you?

The day is here and the DCS: F-16C is now up on the Eagle Dynamics e-Store for pre-order. To note the occasion we have tons of new screenshots, a new promotional video from Matt Wagner, the latest information, and a big question: Should you pre-order? Let’s check out all of the latest info! Introducing the…

VKB Gunfighter ‘Space Combat Edition’ back in stock

Two hardware stories in a row! VKB-Sim North America has the Kosmosima grip and their Gunfighter package available on their online store for the first time in months. The stock probably won’t last so now is probably a rare chance. Kosmosima VKB’s Kosmosima got a lot of positive attention when it was announced and then…