Eagle Dynamics shows off wake turbulence, new Bf109K-4 campaign

If you’re like me, you might love data visualizations and Eagle Dynamics has a special treat of a video showing off the new wake turbulence systems that they have implemented recently in DCS World using a special debug mode in DCS World to show what the sim is doing when an aircraft passes through the…

IL-2 dev diary is a love letter to the Tempest V and the community

This week’s IL-2 developer diary focuses on the Hawker Tempest V (Series II) coming soon to IL-2: Battle of Bodenplatte. It’s more than a regular developer diary because its also the story of how Jason got the details on the aircraft, the trials and tribulations of doing that, and the efforts that the team went…

Matt Wagner teases new VOIP feature

In the DCS: F-16C cockpit orientation academic video, Matt Wagner mentioned a new VOIP (voice over IP) system that Eagle Dynamics is working on. It’s not the first time we’ve heard of this (it was mentioned at the end of last year) but it’s always good to know if a rarely mentioned feature will continue…

DCS: F-16C Viper cockpit orientation now out

Get ready for the beginning of the DCS: F-16C Viper academic video series as Matt Wagner takes us through the first episode of the series. This walk through and orientation of the entire DCS: F-16C cockpit is in-depth but worth watching for pilots looking forward to flying the F-16C. Update: Because my embed of the…

Aerobask teases their new Falcon 8X aircraft for X-Plane 11

Fans of X-Plane have been calling for more variety and more depth for their business jet types of aircraft and it seems that Aerobask is aiming to try and meet that request with their new Falcon 8X. A new teaser was released today along with a few tidbits of information on when the aircraft will…

‘Cruising’ in X-Plane 11 cinematic

When I got home tonight I didn’t think that I would be making a cinematic video much less publishing one and sharing it on YouTube but… why not. This is the very short story behind my latest cinematic – Cruising. Video editing learning opportunity Today I learned about an editing suite called DaVinici Resolve 16….

Success and failure on IL-2’s Tactical Air War

In contrast to my recent F/A-18C flying on DCS’s Georgia-at-War server, my recent flights on the IL-2 Tactical Air War server have gone much better. Recent team-up with indie developer Jon Coughlin (check out his Roger Meatball flight sim project) on TAW netted us some great flying and one of my best dive-bomb attacks I’ve…

Catching up on the latest with Flight Simulator 2020

In-case you missed it, Microsoft is back in the flight simulator game with a planned launch of Flight Simulator 2020 coming sometime next year. The announcement has certainly caused a lot of discussion in the flight sim community going from zero expectations to setting some cautiously high ones for the series. Here’s the latest! Updates…

Reminder: IL-2 sale ends September 3rd

The ‘Endless Summer’ sale for the IL-2: Great Battles series ends next Tuesday on the website and this Thursday if you wanted to buy from the Steam Store. This is your reminder! A reminder of what’s on sale There’s a lot of good deals going on for IL-2 right now with sale and I always…